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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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serpentine belt change
Hi there. In order to provide you with an accurate estimate for this service we need you to request a quote for serpentine belt replacement; as we need a bit more info from you about your Chevrolet and location. ...
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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 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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Can a timing chain be reset 2008 Chevrolet HHR
Hi there - I think your question has to do with the engine "jumping time" - that is the timing chain has jumped a cog or three on one of the sprockets, and engine management realizes one or both camshafts...
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so i took my car to get a remote stater but then afterward my
Hi there. Unfortunately, we really can't answer your question. If an aftermarket electrical component (remote starter) was installed, there are too many variables about the installation that most likely triggered these error codes to illuminate. The only thing we can...
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Took my car in for a tune up and oil change. The next day the rpm's are running high, super loud, and running very hard. What can it be?
Check the throttle plate and position sensor on the engine. When the shop performed a tune-up they could have cleaned up the throttle plate and got the throttle position sensor wet. If the sensor is wet then the engine may...
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My power steering is out.
Hi there. If the power steering fluid is good, but you're having difficulty with steering, it is possible that either there are air bubbles in the power steering fluid lines or if it's an electronic power steering system, a sensor...
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Sudden play & random tugging in steering wheel. Hear clicking from steering wheel & front left tire both while driving straight.
Hello, thank you for writing in. Checking the brakes was a great place to start. At this point the first thing we need to find out is if symptoms happen always, or only when driving over bumpy roads. If you...
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I have the obi II light on and the Service tire light, what do I need to do, I am out of town, and don't know who to take it to 2010 Chevrolet HHR
Hello - most any auto parts store will plug in an OBD II code reader for free on a "time-available" basis to get problem codes. Any codes they extract will be in a "Pxxxx" format. These problem codes will help...
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How quickly should I take my car to the shop? It says service ecm. How much does this usually cost?
Hello, thank you for writing in. While there is typically not a designated warning light for the ECM (electronic control module), there may be a check engine light pertaining to it. If you pulled a code for the ECM, further...

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