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Transmission
Hello. From what you are describing it seems as though the transmission fluid has leaked out. There is a rubber hose that conveys transmission fluid to the radiator for cooling (through a sealed heat exchanger). That hose could have leaked....
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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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Low coolant light is on
Hello, the Dex-cool GM requires for using in your vehicle is known to thicken and clog up the cooling system. Also, The noise you describe is a common sign of a leaking exhaust system and should be inspected. I suggest...
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Loud knocking noise
First the location of the knocking must be determined. The fix will vary greatly depending on the cause of the noise. Suspension components may have become worn or broken. Brake pads with worn hardware can also make some noise as...
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Car won't start. It only makes a clicking noise.
Hi and thank you for contacting YourMechanic. If you are getting a clicking sound when trying to start your vehicle that is a very good indication that your battery is dead. Perform a battery voltage test and make sure there...
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Car completely dead.
If your vehicle has sat for some time you may be able to get it started again by simply getting a jump start. If a jump start does not work you can try calling a professional to test your battery....
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Fuses
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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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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How sound are 2014 Buick Regal Turbos? I am having to replace the turbocharger already?
You did not state the mileage you have but your turbo should not go out so soon. I would recommend using a high quality synthetic oil of correct viscosity for turbo engines. This oil may help prolong the life of...
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I was driving and my car made a weird noise and white smoke started coming out the engine and when I turn on the car it shakes rea
Once the car engine is completely cool, I would check the coolant level in the radiator and the reserve tank. If the level is low, you may have had a sudden leak of coolant. In that scenario, the white smoke...
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2011 Buick regal makes ticking noise that increase in frequency with throttle but after sometime it dies off and starts again when
Hi there. What you are describing is common with oil distribution or lubrication issues on top of the cylinder heads in most cases. It can also be an indication of loose cylinder head hardware, such as valve lifters that are...

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