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ABS and Service Traction Control lights on
Hello. Typically when both of these come on at the same time it is because of a failing wheel speed sensor. I would start though by checking the brake fluid level, as low brake fluid can also cause this. If...
Door loose
I will assume that the door is hanging, and does not line-up properly when closed. There are a few situations that can cause the door to hang loose: The hinges holding the door on may have started to fatigue, or...
black screen on radio GPS system, dark screen with letters FM and AM never seen before
From the symptoms you have described, there are a few potential issues. The most likely is the navigation unit, a wiring issue, or the radio unit being defective itself. A qualified technician, such as one from YourMechanic, will be able...
car sat for 14 days, key stuck in ignition won't turn over, new battery doesn't help
Many different items can cause the vehicle to not start. With the key stuck in the ignition it is possible there is a ignition switch or key cylinder fault. For the no start, the most common causes are the ignition...
car not accelerating properly, only gets half way to the speed
Many different things can cause the car to lack power. Most of these will be seen with a Check Engine Light to indicate there is a fault. The most common issues involved in this scenario are problems with the fuel...
can new XM turner be used with old XM antenna
In most cases the XM antenna that came installed with the car and can be adapted to the new head XM tuner. It would depend on what XM unit was purchased. You will most likely need to take the car...
Car was running fine but won't crank now
It is a little suspicious the vehicle wouldn't start after the service. There aren't many sensors in the location of the top passenger motor mount, but the camshaft position sensor. If this sensor is damaged, the vehicle may not start....
Popped a belt in the transmission
The transmission does not have belts. It does have internal metal bands. These bands hold clutch drums to get the different gears to engage. If the band breaks, the transmission will feel like it went into neutral or park. Transmission...
How much should it cost to replace a fuel pump relay?
A fuel pump relay will typically cost about $25 for the part, and a mechanic may charge a minimum of an hour's worth of labor to replace it. The vehicle not starting may be a fuel pump or relay along...
My car keep bouncing like crazy do I possibly need struts and how do I determine that?
Suspension parts wear out over time. A tell of struts failing is the bounce effect you said, if the vehicle bounces more in the front than the rear those struts are worn. This can be very unsafe condition. Struts do...
Engine overheating - 2009 Buick Lucerne
Hello. The thermostat is located inside the housing opposite the engine water pump. The radiator hose and housing must be removed to gain access and new coolant should be added when the work is done. I recommend having an expert...
Car alarm goes off for no good reason. At times I have seen the hood ajar error.
Hi, thanks for writing in. Your car is equipped with an anti-theft system which functions based upon the use of sensors that detect the car's points of entry (i.e. doors, trunk, hood, etc). When the anti-theft system is set (usually...
Alarm goes off for no good reason. I have gotten the error hood is ajar.
Hello there, a few different faults will cause your 2007 Buick Lucerne's alarm to go off. If you are getting an error for a hood ajar than this is the cause of the alarm going off. The best method would...
Check engine light
Without additional detail as to the symptoms of the car and how it is running, this may be difficult to diagnose. The coolant temperature sensor is generally something that when not working properly, will cause the car to run hot....

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