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My battery is in my truck and I need my key to open truck and my key is stuck in the ignition how do I get it out
Hi Cherise. Thanks for contacting us today. Before you begin to worry that something may be faulty or broken, here are some simple checks you can perform: Check the key position: On the ignition switch, check to make sure that...
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My car has a hard time starting in the morning mostly. After it stalls it makes a popping noise. I took it to mechanic because the
You are describing different problems with fuel system. you will need to have fuel system isolated to see if the low pressure is due to bad pump or fuel pressure regulator leaking fuel into engine or another cause. A mechanic...
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How much to fix blown head gasket
The 1998 Firebird came with different engines and each one the repair is different. Since you say you have a blown head gasket, do you know why it overheated to blow the head gasket in the first place? You may...
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Driver door won't unlock or lock from the inside and out. We are currently on the outside locked out
The problem sounds like the door latch or door lock is seized and will not let you open the door. You will need to get in through the passenger door and the inside door panel will need to be removed...
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My 1997 pontiac grand am has multiple problems. The warning lights keep going on and off. I changed the battery thinking that migh
The odor of gasoline could be due to engine misfiring, an excessively rich mixture, and/or an actual leak of liquid fuel or fuel vapors. If it were to turn out that the cause is an actual gasoline leak, obviously that...
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When I drive the car is fine but after like 15 min of driving when I press on the gas it make a clunk sound
Something like this could be due to worn drive axles, loose suspension components, loose motor mounts and possible transmission related faults such as a loose torque converter. The noise sounds like it is fairly obvious and so a trained mechanic...
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My AWD Vibe was towed &rear differential is damaged.Can I prove it was caused by tow? Was quoted $1400 teardown to determine cause
Hi Corinne. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I'm sorry to hear that this has happened to you, but to be honest, it's not the first time this has occurred. Let me start by stating that unfortunately, trying to prove mechanical...
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My 2008 Pontiac G8 GT has a collapsed lifter, and i want to have contact with a mechanic experienced in rebuilding Gen IV LS motor
California guidelines prohibit the modification of the camshaft that you are contemplating. Consequently, anyone in California who is actually a knowledgeable engine specialist is not going to do this kind of work because it would be flat out illegal. There...
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car shuts off
Hi Vilaschandra. Thanks for contacting us today. In many cases, when the oil light comes on, it's due to an oil pressure problem. Oil pressure is different than oil level, as it measures the flow of oil inside the engine...
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Be sure there is adequate oil in the engine. If there is adequate oil and yet the "low oil level" light comes on when the engine is running, that means there is a fault with the oil level sensor in...
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A humming/hissing sound coming from the direction of the glove department while driving in 4th or 5th gear.
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Rpm jumping while driving after changing air filter
You may have a vacuum line off. Removing the air filter on many cars involves disconnecting and reconnecting some hoses, or at the very least pushing some out of the way. I would revisit the air filter and make sure...
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Car or stereo won't shut off once car is off and key out and battery keeps dying
If the car engine does not shut down when you turn the key to "off", the ignition switch contacts could be faulty and, if so, the switch should be replaced. The stereo has its own on/off switch though. So, if...
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My truck makes a noise when truck starts and smokes
You will need to give a better description of where the metal noise and smoke is coming from to help you better. You should have the belts, oil and coolant checked to see if you see any problems there. If...
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Car does not start
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07 g6 2.4 throttle body won't relearn
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I have a 08 Pontiac G6 car won't jump start no lights no click at all what could this be
Be sure to resolve this as routinely jump starting a vehicle is not a safe practice. Every time the operation is performed there is a risk of damage to both vehicles, as well as bystanders, due to short circuit, reversed...
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Car starts and shuts off. Replaced crank shaft sensor and its not fuel pump
Hi James. Thanks for contacting us today. There are multiple possible reasons why your car will start and shut off as described. First, although the crankshaft position sensor is a common source of this issue, one item often not replaced...
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My car been driving good lately but my reduced power light came on wats wrong
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How do I turn off the anti theift lock on my 2002 Bonneville sle
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