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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Buick Regal
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Rough idle random misfire and hesitation when accelerating
Hi Brandon. Thanks for contacting us tonight. If you were having these same symptoms prior to the services you completed, then I would assume that either you've got a misfiring or clogged fuel injector or a distributor (ignition coil) that...
My Buick Regal vibrates when I accelerate and while pushing the gas pedal, but immediately stops when I release the gas
Based on the sound of your issue, it is very possible that you could have faulty engine mounts causing the engine to shake about when you press the accelerator pedal. I would recommend having a qualified professional inspect your vehicle's...
No Crank, No Start After Clearing Check Engine / Security Codes?
A scanner will not cause a no start but the security system will. You will need to have the passlock system codes pinpoint tested to see if the problem is the key or the system needs reprogrammed or the module...
Car keeps overheating,temp keeps rising
Hi DJ. Thanks for contacting us today. A head gasket replacement is typically needed because the vehicle originally overheated - not always the source of the overheating issue. It's quite possible that the root overheating issue has never been resolved....
Car makes rattle noise when A/C is turned on, when A/C is off it makes no noise
It sounds like you may have a damaged AC compressor or compressor clutch. As you may know the AC Clutch is the pulley that spins with the Belt. There are two ports on the rear of the Compressor. One is...
Last noted issue was that the car lost power while driving?
The fuel pump itself can be tested but you could have a faulty supply circuit, for example a fuel pump relay that drops out. But, even the relay can be tested. In the ignition system, there are potential intermittent connections...
Car died while driving, slowly lost power to gas, steering and brakes
Hi Hallie. More often than not, when you have this type of problem, it's mechanical in nature - meaning that a fuel or ignition system component has broken as opposed to a security system issue. If you are unable to...
2003 regal dash gear selector intermittently doesn't light up. When it's out, car won't start and stuck in park
This is a electrical issue and to resolve it will require an electrical circuit/component diagnostic. Among the possible causes of the problem are a faulty ground connection, lack of power (or intermittent connection) to the dash display, a faulty fuse,...
2001 Buick Regal car did a jerk now it won’t go forward or backwards think I need transmission fluid is it to late to add some?
Hi Young. If your vehicle will not move forward or in reverse - it is likely that something more than low transmission fluid is the source. Although adding transmission fluid should help (if the issue is low fluid), it may...
Hello yesterday i experience my alternator belt breaking and i had oil everywhere and i was wondering how did that happen
When a belt breaks it may get caught up in lower pulley and tear the front crankshaft seal or may have damaged the oil filter or other component in the front of the motor. I recommend you do not try...
My car sometimes starts right up other times takes 4 or ,5 tries now it's leaking oil and has a burning smell when turning off
Oil is probably leaking onto a hot engine part, such as a manifold, and vaporizing. That accounts for the odor. To resolve the oil leak(s), you can request an oil leak diagnostic and the mechanic will let you know of...
My engine is slightly knocking. I need to replace oil pump. Will it be worth replacing? Will the engine be okay after replacment?
It is very likely that the engine could be bad based on the sound. Most likely the oil pump going out caused other damage. On an older vehicle such as a 1992, the cost if an engine replacement may exceed...
My 2003 Buick will not accelerate past 30mph. Transmission fluid is fine. What could be the issue?
Generally, this happens when there is a check engine light on indicating that the vehicle is a reduced power mode as a result of some kind of malfunction. The check engine light indicates that there is likely something wrong with...
Hello I went outside an started myy car up an it want move I put it in everygear an it still want move it's stuck do u no wht the
Hi Ebony. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several possible issues that could cause this problem, ranging from a damaged shift solenoid to low transmission fluid due to an internal or external fluid leak. The best advice we can...
My 1994 Buick Regal lost power while driving and now it won't turn back on. I've replaced the fuel pump relay sensor and still not
Check to see if there is a spark at the spark plugs. Does the fuel pump itself actually turn on - operation will be momentary as the system pressurizes - when you switch the key to the "on" position? Even...
Do you think with what I have described that that is the problem
Hi Future. Thanks for the follow-up question. Based on the symptoms you're describing, I would assume you have multiple issues beyond the crankshaft position sensor. The thing about engine codes is that they are simply recording facts on systems that...
Is there a crankshaft sensor and a crankshaft position sensor
Hi Future. Thanks for the follow-up. Yes, there is a camshaft position sensor, located at the top of the engine near the bottom of the cylinder head and the crankshaft sensor, that is located near the crank pulley. I think...
Where is the crankshaft position sensor located in a 2013 Buick Regal turbo
Hi Future F. Thanks for contacting us today. The crankshaft position sensors for GM engines are located near the crankshaft pulley, typically on the right side (looking at the front of the motor). If you're going to attempt to replace...
My odometer is out on my car. How do I find out how many miles is on it?
Hi Jasmine. Thanks for contacting us today. On a digital speedometer, the mileage is stored in the ECU and simply displayed on the gauge. By having the speedometer fixed, the milage should appear on the dash. You can set up...
These kinds of electrical system failures are most likely from different electrical connections throughout the system getting small amounts of corrosion in the connectors and will require each affected system connector to be disconnected and a small amount of dielectric...

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