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I have a 2005 Chevy impala and today I had a transmission flush but my car is stuck in 1st gear
Hi Herb. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Typically when you are unable to shift into a higher gear with an automatic transmission, it's because the transmission fluid is low. The automatic transmission is a hydraulic component. It must have the...
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How much does a shift solenoid cost? or sensor or the connector cost?
Your vehicle is equipped with a 4T65-E transmission. There are several solenoids in the 4T65-E transmission and the cost to replace will depend on how many are defective. However, prior to replacing anything the solenoid(s) must be tested (if they...
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my car wont work, ive checked the battery,alternator and starter and they are all working fine- but i have to jumpstar my car ever
You have not specified whether the starter motor works or not versus a circumstance where the engine does crank but won't catch and run. I will cover both scenarios for you. Check to see if there are any stored diagnostic...
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Heater Core
The clicking noise may not necessarily be associated with a faulty heater core as this is usually also accompanied by the heater not generating heat and in some cases the motor overheating as you know. The heater core is a...
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Okay somebody please help me ! I've recently replaced my transmission on my 03 Chevy Impala and the idiots left the transmission i
The shift lever on the transmission may not be connected to the shift cable and you can move the shift lever on transmission forward to put transmission in park. If it is an internal problem then the transmission will need...
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2010 impala Car shakes when I'm on a stop sign or red light on drive or reverse but not on park or neutral what's the problem?
Hi Alejandro. Thanks for contacting us today. Sometimes when you experience this type of vibration as you've described, it's caused by a damaged input shaft or other components inside the differential. This could also be a loose or damaged engine/transmission...
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2006 Chevy Impala....reduce engine power and service traction control are coming on now very often. At first it was like once a we
Hi Ericka. Thanks for contacting us today. Both of these warning lights typically indicate that a mechanical fault exists in the driveline (meaning transmission or differential). It's possible that they are being triggered by the same component failure, but it...
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2001 impala white smoke misifre and gas smell.
You already listed many causes of the problem with broken bolts and vacuum lines and fuel pressure vacuum line causing vacuum leaks and high fuel pressure at lower engine speeds. I suggest repairing all the problems you have listed when...
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I was driving my 2003 Chevy Impala and it just cut off and it sound like it wanna turn over and crank but it want
Hi Quan. Thanks for sending in your question today. Without completing an inspection, it's simply not possible to tell you what is causing your car to shut down as you've described. It is possible that an ignition timing component like...
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My 2007 impala won’t start. The key locks in the ignition and I have to connect jumper cables from another car to get the key out.
Even after jump starting you will need to see if the theft light comes on with key on and then goes out. If it stays on then theft system has a problem with key or theft module and will need...
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No Crank, No Start, 2 Clicks but No power running. 2001 Chevy Impala
You need to first try using another car and try jump starting the engine since you may have a bad battery. If jump starting the system still does not crank the engine then I suggest having a mechanic like one...
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Remote start quit working, check engine light came on...why?
Hi Kat. Thanks for the question tonight. Anytime a check engine light is illuminated, it means the onboard computer (ECU) has detected a fault from a sensor that impacts the operation of the vehicle. It then stores a code in...
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Making car faster
Hi Oacar. Thanks for contacting us today. Anytime I am asked this question, my reply is always the same - spend more time learning how the components on your current car work first; then go from there. The problem with...
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My 2002 chevy impala would not stay cranked,but cranks right back up most of the time.
Stalling of this type could be caused by a faulty mass airflow sensor, faulty camshaft or crankshaft position sensors, worn spark plugs, wires or defective ignition coil(s), inadequate fuel delivery or pressure (clogged fuel filter, injectors, faulty fuel pump or...
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im having trouble looking for a replacement Trans for my Chevy Impala 2006 police pack 3.9l any other transmission i can use?
Hi Johnatan. Thanks for contacting us today. It's recommended to replace any OEM transmission with the same type of system from the same year, make and model of vehicle. You might find luck with a local transmission shop or ask...
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Bad gas in the car,started stalling and cutting of when I take my foot off the gas pedal.
Hi Lamar. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several variables that we don't have from your inquiry such as, what was wrong with the gasoline? If you added diesel instead of unleaded gasoline, it can cause excessive knocking -...
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What do i have to have on car to be street legal?
Generally, most states require that you have some basic things that affect the safety and overall functionality of the vehicle. You will need to consult the department of transportation on your respective state for further detail on what specifically is...
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Where is the fuel rail pressure sensor located on a 2012 chevy impala ltz 3.6 liter v6
There are two fuel system pressure sensors in your application: one on the fuel rail and the other on the fuel feed pipe forward of the fuel tank. The fuel rail pressure sensor detects fuel pressure within the fuel rail....
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Turn signals and sensors
Hi Aizaz. Thanks for contacting us today. The sensor issue that you are describing is commonly caused by a communications fault with the ECU. This can be as simple as a stuck error code or actual damage to this system....
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Damaged wheel
A number of things could be causing this, but in the event the axle shaft flange was damaged or bent, this may cause the wheel to still roll but continue rubbing against the fender well resulting in the rubber on...

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