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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Impala
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I had 2 tires put on the front of the car and now on the passenger side I hear a popping or knocking sound coming from there, I al
Hello, thank you for writing in. It is impossible to tell what the issue is without doing some further testing. New tires can absolutely put added stress on already worn down components, or they can cause new issues if not...
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2011 impala makes squeaking noise when I turn air on
Hi there. In some cases, a serpentine belt that is worn out or pulley's that will cause this type of noise. However, my guess is that the noise you are hearing is the A/C compressor due to failing AC compressor...
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Check engine light P0304 will not go away amidst multiple attempts.
The P0304 code is pointing out a misfire on cylinder 4. Were the spark plug wires replaced at the same time as the plugs? A weak or broken spark plug wire may allow spark to leak from the cable and...
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My temperature gage is going up and down just got a water pump new thermostat heating sensor new radiator cap help
If the gauge is fluctuating "rapidly", it might be a gauge/sensor/wiring electrical fault. The engine temperature can be measured directly using a scan tool or infrared thermometer. If this fluctuation did not occur prior to the cooling system work, it...
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How much would it cost to have rebuilt engine or used engine (not sure correct terminology) put in my 2007 chevy impala?
Hi there. Unfortunately, this is not a service that our mobile mechanics can offer to our customers. As such, we're not able to provide an estimate on this service. There are many companies that provide these services, so my suggestion...
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My ecm needs replaced an I drought a used but said it needs to be programmed first an they say go to a dealer but I don't have dea
Hi there. Unfortunately, ECM replacement services are typically only completed by a dealership for security purposes.
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My ecm needs replaced an I drought a used but said it needs to be programmed first an they say go to a dealer but I don't have dea
Hi there. Unfortunately, replacing an ECM is not a job that a mechanic can do unless they have access to vehicle specific software updates to program the ECU; which is very rare. The best option is to contact a dealership...
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Loud clicking sound coming from where the serpentine belt is when car is running
Hi there. In most cases, this type of clicking sound is caused by a belt that is slightly frayed and hitting a shield or other mechanical component. It's also common for a worn out pulley or idler tension pulley to...
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Battery saving active 2008 Chevy Impala how do I fix it
Hi There, This can be caused by a loose battery cable which is often times the problem. Try checking to be sure they are connected properly. Also, there is a sensor that has 3 small wires running to it that...
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I have a 2008 Chevy Impala and the engine light came on and it reads reduced power and it clunks when you put it in gear.
Hello. In order for me to know what is going on with your car I would need to scan the computer for codes to see what is coming up. Though there are a lot of things that can cause this,...
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at a cold start there's a ticking sound from under the hood until the car warms up.once the car is warm the ticking sound is gone
This noise is likely due to the engine wearing out over time. It is possible that the wrong viscocity of oil was used at the last oil change. I would recommend ensuring that the correct oil was used last time...
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how much does it cost to do a 2008 chevy impala engine swap
Prior to replacing the whole engine, you should obtain a diagnosis of both the loss of power issue and the noise. There are some noises that originate from accessories and there are also noises from the valve train and repair...
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Is there a payment arrangement for services?
If the vehicle is still overheating after a water pump was replace then you may have a defective thermostat or fan motor is not coming on. Yes, There is a financing plan available if you qualify. Contact customer service for...
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I have replaced fuel pump 4 times in 3 years
The OEM pump, that is AC DelCo, might give longer service life. Pump life would be degraded if there is a poor ground connection or a voltage drop on the electric supply line to the pump and/or pump output restrictions...
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Temperature rises when park or at red light, but goes down when driving
It sounds like you may have a defective thermostat that may not be opening and closing properly. If it sat on the shelf for 3 years, there is a good chance that it may be sticky or not opening and...
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My 2010 Chevy Impala reads reduced engine power and won't start now it cut off on me once on the highway I had to coast to get off
Hi There, The check engine light indicates that there is likely something wrong with the engine or transmission in your vehicle and will ususally come on in conjunction with the vehicle going into the reduced power mode. This happens when...
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My car won't move in drive or reverse the engine just rev up and that's all it would do
The first thing to check is to see if the shifter linkage is moving the transmission shift rod on the transmission. The cable end may be broken at the transmission and will not take car out of park even though...
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What is the easiest way to get my charging system tested?
Charging system output, and the integrity of connections in the charging circuit, can be verified against factory specifications if you request an alternator inspection. If you request that service, the responding certified mechanic from YourMechanic will check that for you,...
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my 2007 impala lt has been getting the engine power reduced sign and will cut my car completely off, i recently just bought a scan
The code is for the oil pressure is low or the pressure sensor is open circuit. This will cause the failure low power mode. I suggest having the oil pressure checked and if okay then replace pressure sensor to fix...
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My 2008 Chevy impala won't turn all the way over when I try to start it tried but stops and clicks lights come on
Hi there. It's possible that your battery is worn out or the battery cables are dirty, damaged or loose. However, it's also possible that you have an alternator failure, electrical relay damaged or multiple other issues causing these issues with...

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