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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chevrolet Impala
A true classic, the 2012 Chevrolet Impala may not have all of the latest high-tech features of other sedans on the market, but it is a tried-and-true model with lots of room, plenty...
2012 Subaru Outback vs. 2012 Chevrolet Impala: Which One Should I Buy?
When you compare a 4-door sedan versus a 4-door wagon, there are going to be some obvious differences. Even though the Outback looks car-like, the ride, the handling, and the mileage are going to make it more similar...
2012 Chevrolet Impala vs. 2012 Toyota Camry: Which One Should I Buy?
In the battle for the family vehicle, the 4-door sedan is a strong contender that just continues to be a viable option even with the rise of the crossover SUV and the popularity of passenger vans. These sedans...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have Limited Mobility
When you have limited mobility there are a number of challenges you face, one of these can be with your vehicle. Finding a car that meets your specific needs, and addressing your challenges can...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Just Retired
Here’s a cruel, hard fact – car manufacturers no longer target seniors. Instead, they devote their time and energy to appealing to the 18-45 demographic. Still, some features make certain cars...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Get Motion Sickness
For people that suffer from motion sickness, even on the shortest car trip, riding in a vehicle can prove to be unbearable. What’s great is that there are a number of cars...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Senior Citizens
Everyone needs a way to get around. You need to get groceries, get to doctors’ appointments, visit with family and more. However, senior citizens have very different needs when it comes...

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Where is a yaw rate sensor located in a caprice 2008
The yaw rate sensor/lateral accelerometer on your vehicle is mounted beneath the center console and is held in place by two mounting nuts. To access the sensor, you have to follow the Factory Service Manual Procedure for removing the center console....
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What would cause a rattling/grinding sound from the front side of the motor in my 2005 Chevrolet Impala
Hello, Most of the time this is caused by an issue with one of the accessory pulleys. Most of the time it is the water pump due to an internal bearing failure. I usually pull the belt off and turn...
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Engine power is reduced and car will not crank.
Since the engine power is reduced message is popping up, there will be a fault stored in the engine control computer. Have the codes read to see which system is malfunctioning as it is possible there can be a loose...
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When i drive over a dip in the road theres a vibration/grinding in the pedal and car.also when car leans right it does.
A possibility is the motor/transaxle mounts are worn or sagging and that causes misalignment of the CV axles accounting for the noise and vibration. However, that is just one possible scenario. Vibration under acceleration could also be due to an...
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05 Impala will go into reverse but losing fowars gear
Hi there. It really depends on what is causing the issue as to whether or not it's worth finding a different vehicle. In some cases, problems like this are caused by internal transmission hydraulic lines that are clogged with debris....
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can I get service an make payments on the work
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My stop and it won't move when I give it gas in reverse or drive
The first thing to check is to see if the transmission is low on fluid or there is a major leak on the transmission. If the fluid is full and no leaks are found then the transmission has an internal...
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How long will it take too much oil to cease your motor
The time to failure depends on how overfilled the crankcase is. If the crankcase is overfilled by 1/4 quart, you might never see an effect. If it is overfilled by 2 quarts, the engine could potentially seize "soon" because the...
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I have a 2013 Impala and the daytime running light don't work, but if I turn them on manually they work. What could be the issue?
If the bulbs and DRL fuse have been ruled out as possible causes, the daytime running light relay or control module may be at fault. Even though the same lights are used as headlights, the DRL function is controlled by...
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Hi ben, I'm jon. I have an 02 Impala that's been having a few issues. Low coolant light came on I checked and it was very low, lon
I would first use a scan tool and directly measure the coolant temperature and, at the same time, test the sending unit to be sure that the car is actually overheating versus, say, a circumstance where there is a problem...
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Misfire
Engine misfires can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a combination of both. Spark related problems generally will result from things like ignition coils, crankshaft...
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Car does not shut off after key is removed
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty ignition switch. As you may know, your ignition has several circuits: Always On - Connected directly to the battery and is not affected by the ignition switch. This includes: alarm,...
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I have a 08 Chevrolet Impala and the service tire monitoring system came on. What should I do?
First, be sure that the alert you are seeing is not due to actual low tire pressure. Using a tire pressure gauge, if you do find low pressure in one or more tires, you should consider the possibility of a...
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Multiple problems
Hi There, The oil consuming problem you are describing could be a number of things, but may suggest you have a leak of some kind or may be potentially be burning the oil in the motor as a result of...
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Can my camshaft position sensor cause my stabilitrak to have issues?
Hi there. P0449 is a general OBD2 diagnostic trouble code indicating an issue with the EVAP vent control circuit, so it has nothing to do with exhaust. I would recommend reading this article to learn more about the causes of...
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Why would my check engine light continue to come on after replacing the EGR valve in my 2004 Chevrolet Impala
Hello. I would need to know which EGR code you are getting in order to be able to precisely tell you what may be going on. Most of the time if replacing the EGR valve does not solve the problem...
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On the 04 supercharged impala does it need to be recalibrated after fuel pump replacement?
If the fuel pump was replaced because it was faulty, there should be no need for any sort of re calibration to any part of the engine management system. It should function as it did before the fuel pump replacement....
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Security light on car wont start
Try another key if you have one. If the vehicle starts, then the first key is bad. The keys have a transponder in it that the ignition switch reads and allows the car to start. If you do have a...
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Battery dying and both alternator and battery passed for good when inspected
If the battery passes a load test and charging system output has been measured and is within specifications, the only reason a battery will discharge is if the car sits for a long period of time (batteries will self-discharge even...
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Plan on buying a 2007 impala SS with 124,000 miles on it. Would that be a good purchase?
Hi there. When it comes to buying a pre-owned vehicle, it is best to perform a pre-purchase inspection to make sure that the engine, transmission, drivetrain, and suspension is all in order and working condition. Also it is best to...

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