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P0017 check engine code
Most of the time, replacing the components that you did will take care of the P0017 code. Lack of oil flow to the actuator can contribute to the code. Also, using motor oil that has a different viscosity rating from...
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My rear wheel is leaking bad - 2007 Chevrolet Colorado
It sounds like you have blown out a brake wheel cylinder piston. You should not drive the vehicle with no brakes. Have the brakes inspected and repaired as needed by a mechanic. You will most likely need, at the minimum,...
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When the truck is rolling with clutch in the truck will idle rough and sometimes dies.
This is a common symptom of the idle air control valve failing. This unit monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to entering the motor. When this fails, this will cause a rough idle at low...
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Stabilitrak
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Camshaft sensor leaks oil 2008 Chevrolet Colorado
Hi there - not entirely sure what your question is. The cam position sensor, while getting oil splashed on the sensor tip, has an o-ring on it to seal against oil leaks. It doesn't not normally leak oil if the...
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Getting a P0017 trouble code - 2007 Isuzu i290
Hello and thank you for contacting YourMechanic. Most likely you have a loose connection or a sensor is failing. Check the crankshaft position sensor and the camshaft position sensor for any damage and make sure that they are mounted tight....
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Check Engine Light is on
This can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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installed tranny tightened it up, had to unbolt & realign torque converter & flywheel worked for 2weeks now have no gears
Hi there. It's possible that the transmission, torque converter or other components is not properly aligned, or not the especially if you had to adjust the alignment initially. It can also be due to transmission fluid restrictions or pressure issues....
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P0017 code 2008 Isuzu i-290
Hi There, As you know, code p0017 relates to the correlation of the camshaft and crankshaft position sensors. There are a number of things beyond replacing the sensors that also may trigger this code such as the following: -Timing...
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Warning lights stay on and wipers and lights won't work 2009 GMC Canyon
Hello. From my experience with this vehicle most of the time this is caused by a failing ignition switch. When the switch fails internally this occurs. I usually do a voltage drop test of the switch to determine if it...
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A diagnostic test showed an issue with the fuel pump of my 2008 chevy Colorado; should I replace it?
Hello. If the diagnostic showed an issue with the fuel pump such as low pressure or a voltage issue then the pump itself will more than likely need to be replaced. The fuel cap would cause there to be an...
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PO300 Code. Cause of misfire
Exhaust leaks are not typically a cause of misfiring. However, intake manifold leaks can cause misfiring. Random misfiring (P0300) has lots of potential causes so you just have to perform a methodical diagnostic. Among the possible causes are faulty spark...
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Buying tips 2007 Chevrolet Colorado
Hello - "powertrain" usually means engine and transmission, and sometimes includes the driveshaft, differential and axles. I would ask for receipts as well as clarification from the seller. Whether the vehicle is worth any specific amount (as rated by Blue...

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