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Car won't start doesn't even make a click when I turn the key
It sounds like you may have an issue with the security system malfunctioning or preventing the vehicle from starting. Another possibility may be a lack of power getting to the starter, such as a faulty starter relay. The starter relay...
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My car has a hard time starting in the morning mostly. After it stalls it makes a popping noise. I took it to mechanic because the
You are describing different problems with fuel system. you will need to have fuel system isolated to see if the low pressure is due to bad pump or fuel pressure regulator leaking fuel into engine or another cause. A mechanic...
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My 1997 pontiac grand am has multiple problems. The warning lights keep going on and off. I changed the battery thinking that migh
The odor of gasoline could be due to engine misfiring, an excessively rich mixture, and/or an actual leak of liquid fuel or fuel vapors. If it were to turn out that the cause is an actual gasoline leak, obviously that...
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Car died while exiting the free way. Went to restart and couldn't even get it to rev. What could it be?
This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark or possibly timing issues and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination of both....
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Grand am gt 3.4l v6 i need to know where shift selinoids are located.
The solenoids are not serviceable through the removal of the pan and require transmission removal and disassembly.
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I installed a new fuel pump it ran and died again what can cause this
The fact that it will start with starting fluid, but eventually die suggest you have a fuel deliver issue. Essentially, the motor will run long enough to burn off the ether (starting fluid) and then starve for fuel and die....
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2002 Pontiac Grand Am GT security light on constantly and the car will only start after battery is run down and jumped.
Hello, thank you for writing in. You should start by scanning the vehicle for diagnostic codes to see what the security light is trying to tell you. Do this after you can get it to start and can take it...
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Turning left I get a rhythmic chirp, sounds like brake pad indicator; chirping increases w/ speed; stops when brake applied
Hello, thank you for writing in. The noises you are hearing are most likely the brakes. What is causing them to chirp is what needs to be the main focus, at least until you can rule out the braking system....
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Stalling issues
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and...
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My car feels like the brakes are engaging on their own when I am driving
This is normally due to brake calipers sticking. I would recommend having a brake inspection performed to determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as this can be done at your home or office.
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I have a 2000 pontiac grand am 2 door with 3.4 l and v6 what speed sensor do I need . My speedometer isn't working
The speedometer/odometer in your car is electronic and, as far as the dashboard display for speed, relies on a mini "stepper motor". The dash display (utilizing the stepper motor), the wiring to the dash, and/or the sensor that detects axle...
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2002 Pontiac grand am running hot quick and heater not working
Lack of heat can be a consequence of overheating as the coolant boils and creates pockets of trapped air that impede flow to the heater core. Also, if the coolant level is low, it may not circulate to the heater...
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05 grand am turn signal and flasher not working. Normally that would be a flasher relay but there isn't one on this model. Please
It is possible that the multifunction switch itself has failed. I would recommend having the multifunction switch tested by a qualified professional to determine if it is functioning properly. If the multifunction switch is not working properly, I would recommend...
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Check engine light came on, stayed 2-3 days, then went off.
If the check engine light is off, the engine operating temperature is fully within the normal range (not too cold and not too hot) and there are no outward signs of engine malfunction, you need do nothing at this time....
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my car leaks coolant but is fine with water. it also recently had a new water pump and thermostat put in why would this happen?
You are probably just seeing "randomness" in the leak rate when you add water versus coolant; both will leak at the same rate. What you want to do, of course, is just simply get the leak pinpointed and repaired. If...
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Cylinder 3 misfire
The "suspect" coil should have been tested prior to replacement; there might not have been anything wrong with it or the terminals might simply have needed to be cleaned (sometimes the terminals will get rusty or corroded). The other coils...
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How to unthaw my radiator/antifreeze hoses I can't get it to a garage can't afford towing can I use a salt or salt water to help
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us today. You should not use salt anywhere near your car, as this will create corrosion issues. The only way to expedite this process without having the vehicle inside would be to use a hair...
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When reversing after car sits overnight, there is a loud clunking sound coming from left rear. Seems to stop once car warms up. Ca
Hi Corinne. Thanks for contacting us today. Sometimes, this type of problem is an indication of a wheel bearing that is starting to wear. As the wheel spins, it will build-up heat and the noise can go away. However, over...
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i have changed the water pump on my car and now it is making a weird unusual sound what can it be
Hi Kimberly. Thanks for sending in your question tonight. Diagnosing a weird sound without listening to it personally is fairly difficult. If the noise is coming from the location of the water pump then it's possible that the pump was...

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