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What are the Car Pool Rules in Montana?
Car pool lanes have existed for decades, and have become increasingly popular in recent years. There are thousands of miles of car pool lanes spanning many states, and aiding a great...
The Guide to Legal Car Modifications in Montana
ARENA Creative / Shutterstock.com Whether you currently live in Montana or plan to move there, you will need to know the regulations that govern...
How to Renew Your Car Registration in Montana
There are a number of things in Montana that you will have to do in order to stay in compliance with state laws. If you drive a car on the Montana roadways,...
The Guide to Colored Curb Zones in Montana
Montana drivers are well aware of the laws and regulations that apply to them when they are out on the roads and driving. They know they...
How to Register a Car in Montana
Moving to Montana can be a great way for you to get a new start. There are a number of things that you will have to handle when first getting settled into...
Insurance Requirements for Car Registration in Montana
Montana law states that all drivers are required to maintain auto insurance, or “financial responsibility,” in order to legally operate a vehicle. The minimum financial responsibility...
How to Transfer a Car Title in Montana
Montana requires that all vehicles in the state have a title in the name of the owner. When ownership changes, either through a sale, gifting, inheritance,...
The Guide to Right-of-Way Laws in Montana
Right-of-way laws exist for the protection of motorists and pedestrians. There are no winners in collisions between vehicles, or between vehicles and pedestrians. So, to reduce the...
Cell Phones and Texting: Distracted Driving Laws in Montana
Montana defines distracted driving as texting, talking on the phone, and anything else that takes your concentration away from the road. Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of accidents...
How to Replace a Lost or Stolen Car Title in Montana
After working so hard to pay for your vehicle, your car title is that piece of paper that proves you are the registered owner. What this title gives you is the...
Child Seat Safety Laws in Montana
In the state of Montana, everyone is required to wear a seat belt. It’s just common sense. You are also required in Montana to protect children who are...
Rules of the Road For Montana Drivers
When you are driving in your home state, you likely know all the rules that you need to follow on the roads. While many of the...
Disabled Driver Laws and Permits in Montana
In Montana, the MVD (Montana Motor Vehicle Division) issues special plates and permits to people who have permanent or temporary disabilities. If you are disabled, then you...
Montana Speed Limits, Laws, and Fines
Following is an overview of the laws, limits, and fines as they relate to speeding traffic violations in the state of Montana. Speed limits in Montana Montana has...
How to Get a Montana Driver's Permit
The Montana MVD requires that all teen drivers participate in a graduated driver’s license program. Anyone under the age of 18 must begin driving under supervision, in...
How to Prepare for the Montana Driver’s Written Test
Although you might be rearing to get out on the road and drive, you have to first make sure you pass the Montana driver’s written...
Veteran and Military Driver Laws and Benefits in Montana
The state of Montana offers a number of benefits and perks for those Americans who have either served in an Armed Forces branch in the...
Windshield Laws in Montana
Montana drivers know they are required to follow the traffic laws in order to drive safely and legally on the roadways. However, vehicle safety requirements also include strict regulations on...
How to Buy a Personalized License Plate in Montana
A personalized license plate is an excellent way to add a little bit of unique flair to your vehicle. With a personalized plate, you can say something about yourself through your car...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Montana?
Automotive technician jobs in Montana have an average mechanic salary of $37k, which is approximately the national average.

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it screams when I push the gas petal to accelerate the rpm rev high causing it to act like its losing power going up hill
This sounds like the transmission is slipping. I recommend having a transmission mechanic diagnose the slipping by checking transmission pressures, checking for trouble codes, or checking for any solenoids that are not letting it shift.
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I have no ignition, or dash lights when turning key. All relays and battery are fine. Dash lights work when headlights are on.
You may have a bad connection in the connectors to the body control module, instrument cluster, and ECM. Try to disconnect the battery and disconnect these modules. Afterwards, apply dielectric lube to the connectors and reconnect the battery and see...
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hi do i need to remove the upper intake manifold to change the coil pack on a 2007 montana sv6. one bolt seems to be under the man
The process to remove the coil does not call for the upper intake to be removed. It calls for the upper trim cover only to be removed. You may have to use a small swivel socket with a short extension...
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After i installed new front brakes, they started squeaking..............whats the problem?
Hi there, thanks for writing in. I'll be glad to help you with your question about brake noise on your 2005 Montana. Shims and high temperature grease must be used in this application, otherwise noise may occur. It is also...
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No brake lights. Bulbs are good and 3rd brake light works. Problem?
Hello there, thanks for writing in. It seems that faulty brake lights are a common problem with 2000 Pontiac Montanas. If the 3rd brake light works than the brake switch is working properly. The most common causes would be a...
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The rear vent windows will not close. Have checked fuse, it's okay.
Hi, thanks for your question. The rear vent windows use a small motor that will open and close the window. Sometimes these motors will stick, and will not open or close. Try to tap the window with your hand while...
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Big fan never comes on. If I run the AC, the smaller fan comes on.
Hello. The cooling fans for your vehicle are powered by the computer, through a relay. If they are not functioning properly then it may be possible that the relay or computer are the issue. I would check the relay and...
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Does a blocked heater core make the engine over heat
Hi there, If you suspect the heater core has blockage then you may also have a radiator that is partly clogged up. You should have the cooling system diagnosed to see if the system is plugged up and needs components...
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If your trying to program a key and your battery is fully charged what else could be wrong
Hi there. There are a few things that could be at fault causing your dilemma. I understand you've charged the battery, but what are the current cold cranking amps and state of health? A digital diagnostic battery tester can provide...
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I am getting a P0171 code. It runs smooth and the fuel trim is good at idle. Under load the trim goes high.
If your fuel trims are ok at idle,but seem to climb when a load is applied to the engine the problem may be in the fuel delivery or air metering. A clogged fuel filter may disrupt the flow up fuel...
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why is my van heater not working
There are several issues that can be the cause of this. The most likely is, unfortunately, the heater core. You may have to replace the entire unit if that is the case. With that said, you should always start with...
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Body Control Module
Hello. If the body control module was replaced with a used one then it will not work directly in your vehicle. The BCM needs to be programmed to the vehicle in order for it to communicate with the other modules....
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Is replacing rear coil springs easy?
Hi there - in general, this is NOT a recommended repair for the average do-it-yourselfer. Replacing a coil spring, while relatively straightforward mechanically, requires raising and supporting the vehicle safely approximately 2-3 feet off the ground. With the axle securely...
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Dash and headlights flash for about 1 minute after shut off
Hi there. It sounds like the lighting system has feedback through another circuit. This could be due to a short circuit, open circuit, missing/failed ground point, corroded ground point, corroded connector, loose connector, or relay block faults. With the age...
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Loss of power going uphill and acceleration issues on flat land
Hello. P0401 is the trouble code for insufficient EGR flow. This can occur for a few different reasons, and could be contributing to your performance issues. The EGR, short for exhaust gas re circulation, is a system designed to recirculate...
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What can be causing my van to leak coolant?
Hi there. Check the coolant hoses and see if any hose are loose. If they are loose, then they will need tightened up. Check the coolant reservoir and see if it has a crack or loose hose to it. If...
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Cooling system issue
Hi there: It's very common on many GM vehicles for air bubbles to be created when servicing the coolant system. If the coolant system is not primed or "bled" correctly, it will overheat quickly when you drive. There is a...
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Bad 5th cylinder - misfiring?
It is unlikely that your motor needs a valve job or piston work judging by the amount of miles, absent some kind of catastrophic failure inside your motor. Often times, engines will have misfires for a wide variety of reasons...
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My car does not idle until it is warm. Can you tell me what's wrong?
Hi there. Check the engine for any vacuum leaks and see if all the sensors are plugged in. Take a vacuum gauge and put it on a vacuum line to the manifold. Check to see if the engine has 17...
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Does not idle
Hello. Low idling issues can be caused by several faults. Typically they are an effect of poor fuel and spark efficiency. When diagnosing this type of issue, you will want to start with the easiest parts to check, and work...

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