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How much is it to replace the rear main seal on a 2007 Hummer H3
Hello. It is common for the rear main seal to leak on this engine. Over time the seal fails and this occurs. You will need to take this to a shop that can remove the transmission to change the seal...
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Im looking at a 2007 hummer H3 for 28K (AUD). I have a tight budget. Should I buy this or not? Are the service, repair costs and maintenance expensive?
Hi there. When it comes to buying a vehicle, the first thing would be to research the vehicle and see what other people have had replaced. Check for simple pricing with local shops to determine if you could afford the...
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Why does an Hummer H3 oil change cost more? 2003 Hummer H3
Hello - the H3 has a 6-quart oil change capacity, which is more than most engines these days (4 or 5 qts), and synthetic oil is recommended. These are the only 2 logical reasons for increased oil change cost. Hope...
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Hello 2006 model Hummer car's fuel consumption too high
Hello: In most cases, the OBD-II error code you wrote down in your question is related to a faulty crankshaft position sensor. When this component is damaged, it can impact the ignition timing of the engine, causing increased fuel consumption,...
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The vehicle keeps turning off while driving. Hummer H3
Hello - the first task is to determine what problem codes are being set here. This will guide diagnosis, and tell whether it's a fuel supply issue (fuse, fuel pump relay, or fuel pump itself), or possibly an electrical sensor...
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I need a thermostat replaced do I need to replace the water pump as well
Typically, the scenario is the reverse: that is the water pump fails and the question is should the thermostat be replaced at the same time that the water pump is replaced. The answer is absolutely because the thermostat itself can...
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Thinking about motor swap
The main problem in such a swap is the engine computers for the two engines you are referring to are not interchangeable. And, you cannot flash re-program your existing computer to work with the new engine because the two use...
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I have hummer h3 that needs a raditor i have the raditor need to know your labor fee and do have to buy antifreeze and.i have spar
To obtain the requested quote, please visit YourMechanic’s radiator replacement service page. Once on that page, click on "Get a Quote" and enter your vehicle information (year, make, model). You are welcome to buy your own parts and book a...
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Crankshaft replacement fit? 2006 Hummer H3
Hello - the crankshaft on the 3.7l LLR engine does in fact have the same stroke as the L52 3.5l engine in your H3, so there is a good chance it is compatible. Check with your Hummer parts specialist for...
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I parked my truck for 5-10 mins. Tried to turn it on, now it wont start, called a tow tow truck 15-20mins later my truck turned on
It is very likely that you have a powertrain control module failure. This can happen often on many GM vehicles. I would recommend having the powertrain control module tested and replaced as necessary in order to resolve this issue. After...
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I have a code P0171 and needs repairs.
Hi there. The code P0171 is caused by the engine getting too hot and not having enough fuel to burn. Check the fuel injectors, fuel pressure, and the fuel pump to see if they are working properly. Since the vehicle...
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Climate control module. Heater core
Faults in electronic or mechanical control components in the HVAC system have no effect on the heater core in the passenger cabin. The heater core itself is not a component that would looked at as a cause of engine overheating....
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Rejects the nozzle when filling gas
Hello, It sounds like you may have an issue with your evaporative emissions control system. The EVAP system prevents fuel vapors from the fuel tank from escaping into the atmosphere. The EVAP system collects and temporarily stores the fuel vapors...
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what would the cost be if we supply the radiator
Besides the 4.0 hours labor at your local charge per hour rate you will need to also supply the coolant for the engine and also the refrigerant to recharge the air conditioner after repairs are done. The A/C needs to...
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Engine whining
The typical cause of a whining sound during engine idle; which progressively gets louder during increase in RPM is a belt, pulley or faulty pump (either AC, water pump or power steering). If you didn't remove the AC belt, this...
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Is a 2007 Hummer H3 a reliable vehicle?
For the 2007 model year, GM replaced the problematic 3.5L engine with the 3.7L. This engine is pretty decent. The transmission is a 4-L60E, which is well known for having all kinds of issues. The GM 10-bolt rear end is...
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What is the best oil to use?
Hi there. If your engine is consuming too much oil, then I would consider checking the (PCV) Positive Crankcase Vent Valve and see if its plugged up. A PCV valve can plug up causing the engine crankcase to over pressurize...
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Ball Joints / Suspension parts may be damaged.
The best thing to do is put the vehicle on jack stands and remove the tires to the suspension that is to be damaged. Then check the ball joints, control arm bushings, and the control arms and see if there...
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Slow transmission fluid leak which the mechanic I went to says was caused by a faulty seal even though it was replaced last week.
Hi there. The problem with trying to diagnose this transmission fluid leak issue you have with the Hummer is that it's quite possible that the leak could be caused by multiple issues. Certainly a loose transmission fluid tube or damaged...
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P0420 motor mounts on a Hummer H3?
Hi Jimmy. Thanks for contacting us today. I'm in agreement with you - in that the replacement of engine mounts is NOT a solution to resolve a P-0420 Error Code. You should read this article about this code - to...

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