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Hi. I have a problem with my 86 regal. My 307 will shake and smoke a little every morning after the car has sat over night.
Hi there. It sounds like the needle and seat in the carburetor is not sealing off correctly and making the fuel drip over when the engine is sitting. Try pumping the throttle 2 times after you shut the engine off...
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My car cuts off when service park assist pops up. What can be causing this problem?
Hi there. The parking assist works with sensors around the vehicle to view any obstacles on the road to prevent any accidents. If the parking assist is stalling your vehicle, then the sensors are either dirty or damaged. I recommend...
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Car stalling going up incline
It sounds like this may be related to a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially a dirty or failing mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being...
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I change the axle on my car and now when I put it into gear it does not go in gear and it makes a grinding sound
When a CV axle is removed some transmission fluid will leak out. The first thing to check is the transmission fluid level. If the fluid level is too low that will cause difficulty in shifting gears and possibly noise. Also,...
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1st into 2nd gear rattles.
Hi there. It sounds like you may have a gear/synchronizer problem. It's most likely concerning the second gear assembly. The synchronizer allows the second gear to match the wheel speed before engaging to allow for a smooth shift. If you're...
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Failing to maintain proper voltage after replacing the starter the alternator and the battery
It sounds like you may still be having problems with the voltage regulator maintaining the proper voltage. When the voltage regulator is not working properly, this may result in the alternator not supplying enough power to the battery, resulting in...
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Clicking in dash causes the car to shut off. 1995 Buick Regal
Hello - your Buick has most of the electrical relays mounted under the dash. It is likely that one or more of these relays (ignition or AC relay) has burned contacts and causing the electrical power interrupt you notice to...
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Problems with various electrical functions after replacing the battery....
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely having an issue with the charging system. This may mean there is an issue with the alternator, or the connections to the battery. You will want to do a full...
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My 1999 Buick Regal will go into reverse and move, but when I put it into drive it just revs up and won't move.
Hi there. Check the transmission fluid and see if its low or dark. If the fluid is full and red in color, then the transmission is slipping. I recommend seeking out a professional, such as one from Your Mechanic, to...
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Front Right Tire 1997 Buick Regal
Hello - you may have several problems at work based on your symptoms. The "wobble you describe" could be a loose or bent wheel, a or tire which has separated (tread from the belts). The squeak could be the brake...
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Is my tps sticking? Or is this normal? Youtube video inside
Hi there. First off, thanks for the video; it's very helpful looking at something as opposed to guessing based on written feedback. To answer your question; yes, the TPS is damaged based on what you showed; specifically the spring action...
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My 2002 Buick Regal no dash lights and no tail lights
Looking at the wiring diagram for this vehicle, it does not appear that these two items share a common ground or fuse. These appears to be two separate problems. The instrument clusters on these vehicles are known for failing internally....
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Coolant reservoir is a block of ice, is it possible to thaw it out and flush the system without damaging anything?
If you have a frozen overflow coolant bottle then the same coolant mix is in the engine and may also be frozen in the engine and radiator. You will need to move the vehicle into a building that is above...
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My Transmission is acting up.
Check the transmission fluid and see if its full and red in color. Fill the transmission fluid up if its low on fluid and see if the issues go away. If the fluid is full and red in color, then...
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Car will not crank lights come on
The anti theft system uses the key to disable the theft system and if the key or the ignition switch sensor is not disabling the system so you can start the vehicle you will need to scan the theft system...
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Going into fail safe mode
The powertrain control module is programmed to go into a fail safe mode whenever there is a major failure in the transmission or engine. You will need to have the vehicle scanned to get the failure codes so it can...
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RPM'S are slipping and tranmission knocks, also the brake pedal goes to floor
Hello. It sounds like you have a very serious transmission issue. You're only at a 100,000 miles so it shouldn't be risky to do a transmission fluid exchange. Another 20,000 miles or so then it would be very risky. I...
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When driving all the time I hear a fluttering sound. Seems to be coming from my right front area and gets worst the faster I drive.
The noise that your are hearing could be the lug nuts being loose or the wheel bearing hub assembly could be failing. Check the lug nuts and tighten them if they are loose. If the lug nuts are tight, then...
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Whats going on with my car
Hi there. Most of the time, a squeaking noise coming from the brakes is caused by a collection of brake dust that gets between the brake rotor and the brake pad. The squeaking issues sometimes can be increased when it's...
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MY CAR WILL NOT DRIVE FORWARD WHILE IN DRIVE.
Hello, and thank you for writing in. A low transmission fluid level means there is a leak somewhere in the system that needs to be addressed. With automatic transmissions, the coolant levels make the entire operation functional. With low fluid...

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