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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Buick Enclave
The 2012 Buick Enclave was created specifically for younger buyers and those with growing families who have a taste for luxury. The Enclave is available in four levels which include: base, convenience, leather, and...

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Fuel gauge doesn't work correctly
It sounds like either the gauge itself may have failed or the sending unit for the fuel gauge that is connected to the fuel pump has failed. On most vehicles there is a floatation device that is connected to the...
Service tire monitor warning, tire pressure a bit high
This is likely due to the fact that the person who changed your tires may have broken your TPMS sensor in that particular wheel. If the pressure sensor is not giving a signal at all, this would mean that the...
My Enclave has 160 K miles on it and It's time for a new serpentine belt.The car has a thumping sound when I drive it.i turned the
The fact that this sound disappears suggests that it could be potentially a loose motor mount depending on how severe the thumping sound is. If the serpentine belt has not yet been replaced with 160,000 miles on it, it is...
Power steering malfunction
There are multiple issues that could cause this power steering failure. On a hydraulic power steering system, the power steering pump, hoses, or rack and pinion assembly could all cause the steering wheel to be very difficult to turn if...
Vent system malfunction
It is highly unlikely that these two issues are related. The issue you are likely having is that the mode door actuator has failed. The mode door actuator controls the mode door which will move in different directions to block...
Check Engine Light came on
You need to have the purge valve checked to see if it is flowing vapor from the fuel tank when the engine is at idle. The flow will cause the engine to run too rich and can cause the cylinder...
Car won't start after power steering pump replacement
I would recommend taking your vehicle back to the place that installed your power steering pump to have them verify their repairs. If the vehicle no longer starts after any repair has been done, it is likely due to something...
How can I tell if it's my timing chain or something else?
Hi, thanks for writing in. Unfortunately, I will need a bit more information before confirming if the issue lies in your timing chain or not. Your car can certainly run and start with a timing issue, however it is not...
Good morning Allen, I need to have my 2009 Buick Enclave's catalytic converter replaced. The dealer quoted me $977. Is that a good
Hi. The price they quoted you at the dealership is not that bad but you could probably get a better price at midas or a local exhaust shop. By federal law your catalytic convertor has a 10 year warranty on...
Steering wheel problem, hard to turn after stop.
Hi there, With 77,000 miles on your 2011 Buick Enclave, I wouldn't expect your issue to be mechanic in nature. In many cases, the problem's you're describing are caused by low power steering fluid, or if your power steering is...
Shop diagnosed problem as right rear wheel speed sensor, but don't know exact problem????? Any help
Hello. If a shop diagnosed the right rear wheel speed sensor as the problem then they must have found the wheel sensor not putting out the same signal as all the other three wheel sensors. Also, the scanner would have...
Brake light warning and Stabikitrack lights continue to come in when driving.
Hi there, thanks for writing in about your 2009 Buick Enclave. You may have one or more wheel speed sensors giving erratic readings. I would recommend having the system scanned to get the codes to see what sensor is causing...
Knocking when starting from a cold start
This is somewhat normal as the oil sits down in the oil pan when the car has sat for an extended period of time. When you first start it in the morning, it takes a bit of time for the...
Problems with the Driver's Side Blend Door Actuator
Turning the actuator to full cold will not find the problem since the actuator internal sensor is bad and cannot control the motor and then will default all the way to heat. You can replace the actuator and run the...
Do u add tranmission fluid in when transmission hit light comes on
Transmission fluid can be added when the engine is hot as long as you check for proper transmission fluid level correctly. Position the vehicle on a flat surface Set the gear into "Park" Set the parking brake on...

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