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If my engine lock what can I do or should I just junk the car
It depends on what is wrong with the engine. You should first get the problem diagnosed by a certified, professional mechanic by requesting a no start diagnostic. Once the mechanic explains EXACTLY why it won't start, and what the cost...
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Car jerk on acceleration then complete stall no restart-2006 Chevy hhr
Hi There, It sounds like you may have had a faulty camshaft position sensor that may have been causing the jerking reaction. The camshaft position sensor is a magnetic sensor that monitors camshaft speed to regulate ignition timing and fuel...
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My chevy hhr is having sluggish accerlation and knocking sounds in the front and rear wheels
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having engine issues, or it may be having wheel/suspension issues. The first thing to determine is if the noise occurs as long as the car is on, or if it...
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How much to do all the brakes and replace all the rotor and disc?
Hi There, Depending on the condition of your brakes, you may not need to replace the rotors, which may save you a bit on repair costs. If you notice a vibration or pulsing as you press on the brake pedal,...
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2007 Chevy HHR SMOTHERING out on take off acts like a fuel problem
Typically problems like this are commonly caused by fuel restriction issues. In most cases, this is due to fuel injectors that are clogged or dirty throttle body, EGR valve, mass air flow sensor or throttle body. It might be a...
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How much is labor to put in a starter. I have the Delco part. It need the starter put in.
To obtain the desired labor quote, please use YourMechanic's starter motor replacement service page. When reviewing your quote that is generated online, open the “price breakdown” tab, and click on “parts options.” From there, you can choose to remove all...
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What can cause my front driver side wheel to grind during acceleration in my 2007 Chevrolet HHR
Hi there. It sounds like you have a failing front hub bearing. When they begin to fail they will sound just like what you are explaining. It can also be caused by a bad cv axle or an issue with...
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I just put a new alternator and battery and it still comes on what to do please help
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first step is to make sure all battery cable and alternator connections, are clean, dry, and tight. The second test is to have the vehicle scanned for diagnostic codes, in case there is...
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My 2007 HHR will not start after the battery came disconnected while driving.
Hi there. If an electrical fault exists that is causing your car not to start, there should be a stored error code inside the ECU that can be downloaded by a professional mobile mechanic completing a check engine light inspection....
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I have just replaced radiator fan on 2006 chevy hhr LT 2.2 got codes P0171 & P0420
Hi there. I would recommend reading these two articles highlighted in blue as they will explain what the code means, what causes it and possible solutions. At the bottom of each page is a box saying Get a Quote to...
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I have a 2006 chevy hhr 2.4l. it started a rough idal after gasing up and it smells of raw gas through vents ,water out tailpipe
Hi Kelly. Thanks for contacting us today. If these symptoms began after filling up the fuel tank, it's quite possible that an EVAP system component is malfunctioning. The EVAP system is designed to remove harmful gas vapors from the fuel...
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I have a HHR 2007 the car with lock keeps showing up everything else is coming on don't know what to do
I believe the light you are seeing is the theft light. This light can come on for a number of reasons. A very common reason is for the theft module to go bad. This is a common problem on many...
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I have engine light on my hhr chev 2009 they said at autozone that it gave a code of p0010. what does this mean and how much does 2009 Chevrolet HHR
Hello. Most of the time this is caused by a bad camshaft actuator. It can also be caused by low oil or an internal engine problem but most of the time it is the solenoid itself. If you need to...
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My cooling fan won't turn on when I turn the ac on. Relays and fuses are good, tested the fan with the battery and it came on??
Hi there. In general, a situation like this occurs when either the thermostat housing or temperature sensor is not relaying the information to the fan motor to activate. However, it's also possible that there is some electrical short within the...
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Check charge system. I have a new battery new alternator and starter. It's still saying this and dying after Be drove
Hi there. What you are describing is similar to a parasitic battery drain. This happens when an electrical component or accessory is continually drawing electrical power while the vehicle is turned off. These issues can be very difficult to diagnose,...
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Car lock symbol is on my Chevy hhr and while driving my garage for the rpm, mph, and temperature will fall
What you are describing is an electrical malfunction. Although multiple gauges are affected, the underlying fault may be common; the wiring diagram would be your guide to the possibility of a common failure point such as a relay, terminal, and...
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Since I already been told it's the power steering motor,can you give me a ball park price on how much it would be to have fixed,,i
Hi Tracy. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I have forwarded your question to our sales department, so they can look up the cost of your replacement power steering motor and what the costs will be for replacement. They should be...
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What is a chevy hhr Lt 2006 2.2 or 2.4
The transmission used in the 2.2 L version of your car is not interchangeable with a transmission from the 2.4 L version. To determine whether you have a 2.2 L engine or a 2.4 L engine, please look at the...
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Everytime I turn my steering wheel it makes a loud popping sound near my tires.
It is possible that loose suspension components such as tie rods or ball joints could cause this issue. I would recommend having a suspension inspection performed to determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as this can be...

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