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My ac is blowing cold air only from the 2 passenger vents and hot from the driver 2 vents. I have a 2002 Buick Le Sabre Custom. He
Hi Eva. Thanks for contacting us today. The broken gear in the blower motor or blend door is likely the reason you're having this problem. However, in order to determine what actual parts need to be replaced, an onsite inspection...
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My check engine light comes on when I turn on my ac
Hi Mark. Thanks for contacting us tonight. The check engine light is a generic warning light indicator that will illuminate when an OBD-II trouble code has been triggered and stored in the ECU of your Buick. By having a professional...
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I got a quote to replace the front pads on my 2005 Buick Lesabre limited. Would you install semi metallic or ceramic?
Hi Steve. Thanks for submitting your question. I've forwarded your question to our service department so they can look up your estimate and let you know which brake pads we would install. They should be contacting you via email soon....
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ABS light is showing
This may be an issue of a faulty ABS control module or possibly faulty wheel sensors. The ABS control module controls the activation of the ABS system based upon inputs from the ABS wheel sensors. When this module is not...
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04 Buick Le Sabre. Couple days ago the word volt popped up on the dash.
Yes, it could be a problem with the ignition module, but I'm still concerned about your "Volt" warning. Before you replace any expensive electronic parts, you need to do a check of the charging system. If there is a problem...
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Car doesn’t go fast enough in time and makes clank/crank noise
Engine loss of power, or poor acceleration, can be diagnosed, and any required repairs made, if you request an engine loss of power diagnostic. To give you an initial idea of the range of causes of this problem, the list...
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Why is my car not accelerating Normal
The metallic noise could arise from a variety of sources; anything from the brakes to the engine. The origin could definitely be pinpointed by a certified mechanic during a vehicle noise diagnostic. Slow acceleration has a variety of causes. Fuel...
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A truck drove over my driver side & broke my headlight & fender; I need to know what I'm required to replace so I can pass safety.
I would suggest you seek a body shop to inspect and see what needs to be fixed in order to get the lights working and in alignment since these will cause you to fail inspections. If any lights are not...
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Why is my car making this clicking noise when accelerating past 40
Hi Boom. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Sometimes when a vehicle runs fine until it reaches 40 mph, the problem is in the ECU, or ignition timing department. When multiple services are completed, it's possible for error codes to be...
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Car sounds like it's gonna die and won't accelerate when gas pedal is pushed
The installation of the head gaskets should be checked to see if there is a vacuum leak or the plug wires were put back on wrong. Without inspecting the work that was done would be hard to isolate the cause...
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What tools will I need to change the valve cover gasket on 95 buick lesabre
Hi Jason. I would recommend watching this video for a reference on how to complete this job. You should also purchase a service and repair manual for your vehicle, so you can follow the manufacturers instructions.
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car shaking when idle, bad exhaust, low engine temperature
If the muffler is loud because it is leaking exhaust gases (as opposed to just having broken internal baffles) the car is not safe to drive because exhaust gases contain carbon monoxide. The cost to repair the loud exhaust depends...
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Why is my car loud at idle and when accelerating
Generally loud "noise", especially on acceleration, is due to exhaust system leaks or internal muffler (e.g., baffle) failures. The ticking noise is more likely coming from the valve train and not the EGR valve. The OBD-II diagnostic code that "refers"...
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Buick Car hesitates while accelerating, check engine light on all the time
Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad catalytic converter,...
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When first taking off trans hesitates before going into second then it jerks. If you give it too much gas it will slip badly befor
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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My car makes a grinding noise when i put it in gear and wont accelerate
The problem sounds like you may have broke an axle CV joint or the problem is in the transmission? I suggest having a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come to you and check to see which one is failing. ...
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When car gets us to temp, it idles roughly and ultimately dies, will not start again after dying. 1985 Buick Lesabre w/ olds 307
Hi Mace. Thanks for contacting us tonight. On older GM small blocks that are carburetor powered, a common issue is that fuel lines will become so clogged with excessive carbon deposits, that they create reduced fuel pressure (kind of like...
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When cranking up my car the car seems to lock up and I have to turn it of and restart it to get it to start. When it's seems to be
Hi Michelle. Thanks for contacting us tonight. In most cases, when you initially attempt to start the vehicle and there is no power to the starter, but you recycle the key (meaning turning it off and pressing forward again), it's...
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Car won't accelerate over 50 mph
What you are describing sounds like you may have a clogged or damaged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When the catalytic converter is...
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Check engine and ABS light came on then went away
Hello, thank you for writing in. Battery issues cause malfunctions with all of the systems that use its power to function. Most commonly, the charging system light, check engine light, and ABS light come on when there is an issue...

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