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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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On a 2008 enclave there is a p0018 code. How do you know if it's a failed sensor or timing chain?
Hi there. Locate the crankshaft position sensor and check for power to it with the key on. If there is power, then with using a paper clip to back probe the wiring with the plug installed on the sensor, check...
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My enclave will not go in reverse and the trans oil smells burnt. Do you think the flex plate is damaged?
Hi there. If your transmission oil is black or burned and the transmission will not go into reverse, then the reverse input clutch is burned and slipping. There is nothing wrong with the flex plate as it would effect all...
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Car turns over but when in gear won't move 2009 Buick Enclave
Hello - check fluid level in the transmission, and for problem code, whether the Check Engine light is one or not. I suspect it will be. This sounds like a failure internal to the transmission, clutches, valve body or a...
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I was replacing the water pump and one of the bolts broke. Can a mechanic assist in drilling it out?
Hi there. Depending on where the stripped bolt is on the pump, you may be able to have this bolt hole re-tapped with a Heli coil, essentially recreating new threads in the pump for the bolt. In the event that...
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New battery, car still wont start even with jumper cables.
If the battery is new and fully charged, and you turn the key to the "start" position and you hear nothing that means that either the starter circuit supplying the starter motor (ignition switch, wiring, relay, fuse, etc.) has a...
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My oil pressure is low light came on
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or the oil pressure sending unit is not working properly...
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Paid $2900 for replacing 6 engine coils, replacing spark plugs & brake work. Cat converter now issue 2009 Buick Enclave
Hi there. The fact that the vehicle needed this work in the first place is what would have caused the converter to fail. When a cylinder misfires from bad plugs or coils then the excessive fuel will ruin a converter....
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P1682 code with remote start from factory
If the noise only occurs when you use remote start, that means that whatever is in "that" (factory added) circuit would surely be looked at. As you probably know, problems of this type are diagnosed using electrical test equipment, along...
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2008 Buick Enclave engine light on with code p1682 and car stays running with key off for while then dies, ECM is humming,
Code P1682 sets if the ECM detects a difference in the voltage levels of the two main power inputs to the ECM. Basically, the code will be stored when one voltage input has a significantly different value than the other...
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Coolant reservoir
Hi There, Rain-X washer fluid is methanol based with water and an orange dye. It will likely not mix well with most coolants and will certainly not help with corrosion inside the radiator. A simple drain and full coolant system...
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I have a 2008 Buick Enclave and the aluminum coolant lines that run under the vechile have been completely severed.
Hi there. Prior to knowing ho much it would cost to repair the system needs to be inspected. If the lines were damaged due to an accident and metal got into the system then it may take more work then...
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I have a misfire on the front bank 2, 4, & 6.
I suggest you request an electrical diagnostic. Note that the control of some of these circuits is effected by switching of the ground side of the circuit (if so, each coil would have a separately wired ground) so the diagnostic...
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My car will not crank
Hello. A whining sound coming from the engine in a no start condition is usually a sign of a loss of compression. A compression test must be done to determin if that is your case.A loss of compression may be...
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Vehicle slows down slightly then speed up slightly while driving.
This may be a result of low transmission fluid or potentially a faulty transmission control module. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay in acceleration or erratic shifting of gears. The transmission control module has various sensors such...
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Hi Jason. I just had my ac condenser and compressor replaced 2 weeks ago. My ac went out again and I am now being told it is the m
The manifold line is not normally replaced when compressor or the condenser is replaced unless a problem is noted. In order to replace it now you will need to get a quote from customer service to get estimate for the...
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My front heat is not working but rear heat blowing. Had blower motor replaced 4 years ago... do u think it couldBe that again
It is entirely possible that the blower motor has failed. When the blower motor was last replaced, was the blower motor resistor replaced as well ? The resistor is also a big possibility. The blower motor resistor is used to...
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I have a 2010 Buick Enclave cxl and the engine light when on a week ago on Monday I took it to auto zone and they gave me a code f
Most emission codes will not result in a no crank condition. Once the cause of the no crank/no start fault is repaired though, you should still request a check engine light diagnostic so that the responding certified mechanic can find...
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Camshaft position sensor
Hello and thanks for writing in. The camshaft position sensor is a magnetic sensor that monitors camshaft speed to regulate ignition timing and fuel injection timing. It gathers and sends information about the car’s camshaft speed to the car’s electronic...
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The drivers door will not open from the inside or the outside.
When you say open, do you mean the door cannot physically open or is the lock not working? If the door physically cannot open, the linkage between the release inside the door and the handles may have come loose or...
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I just bought a used vehicle and after certification by dealer the steering vibrate when applying brake.
Hi there. The brake pads and rotors are worn and need replaced. The steering wheel is vibrating when pressing on the brake pedal because the rotors and brake pads have a wobble in them as they are having a runnout...

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