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engine on buick rendezvous is making squealing noise...was told may be a belt....was low on transmission fluid....could the two be
The belt squeals due to a loose or weak tensioner or one of the components that is driven by the belt. You should have the belt tension checked and then inspect the belt for damage and glaze indication of component...
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I was given an estimate of approximately $900 to replace the rear calipers on my 2004 Buick Rendezvous. I thought that was high
It depends on exactly what is included in the quote you were given. If the quote you were given is strictly limited to the calipers and does NOT include brake pads, rotors, hardware or other brake system work, then your...
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All my gears work but drive and 3rd gear
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely experiencing issues with the transmission. The first step to take is having the vehicle scanned for diagnostic codes, and use them to help point you in the right direction. If...
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Changed battery now won't start
If prior to changing the battery you had no problems, obviously the immobilizer system is a suspect. Confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated thus preventing the car from starting. If the immobilizer system is on,...
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Help! About a week ago I noticed my 2006 Buick Rendevous was not braking when coasting into my driveway or into a parking spot
If a problem existed in the transmission, that would not prevent the brakes from applying properly. If the brakes were serviced at a shop, there is normally a warranty on such service and if you are within the warranty the...
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I have a 2007 buick rendezvous and everytime i put my right turn signal on my high beams come on. Is there a fix for this.
Hi there. Most of the time this type of problem is caused by an electrical short in the turn signal switch or steering column. I wouldn't say this is a very simple fix, due to the fact that locating the...
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Why does your service engine soon light come on
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are a large number of reasons why the check engine light would come on. To find out what the warning is trying to tell you, you need to have it scanned for diagnostic...
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where is the emergency fuel shut off switch located on a2004 buick rendezvous with a 3.4 liter engine
Most of the time if the vehicle has one of these switched it will be located in the rear near the fuel pump itself. It is also possible that this switch could be located near the fuse box up in...
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my car runs great but a light came our saying "check engine soon" but also recently i distracted myself for a moment ,went off roa
Hi there. The first thing that should be done with a situation like you've described is to try and isolate the symptoms your car is having and complete a check engine light inspection to isolate the root problems. This allows...
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2004 Buick Rendezvous - Random metallic grinding sound when accelerating and/or braking
Brakes can make a whole variety of sounds under a whole variety of conditions. So it may just be that it is time for brake pads again. Or it could be that there is an issue with a wheel bearing...
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where is crankshaft sensor
Hi Michael. The crankshaft position sensor on your Buick is located on the driver side of the engine block, near the harmonic balancer. Typically you have to remove the balancer to gain access to it and replace. I would recommend...
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Crank up and want start
You should first scan the computer to see if you have any stored codes for the crankshaft sensor or another possible cause. You will also need to test the fuel pressure to see if the pump is working. Once these...
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My 2007 Buick Rendezvous' Transmission Shift Lever is stuck in R for reverse.
Hi Gerry. Quite often, the main reason why the gear shifter will become stuck in reverse is due to one of three things. First, the brake switch might be stuck or damaged. Second, the ignition key cylinder itself might be...
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I have a 2003 Buick rendezvous we have changed the engine twice and the car continues to overheat. What can it be?
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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instal new starter and car wont start making buz noice like starter wont engage
It is very possible that the battery is bad if jump starting will work. I would recommend having a battery test to determine if the battery is good. Consider YourMechanic as this can be done at your home or office....
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Over heating and only have a few gears
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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2007 rendezvous cxl where is fuel filter located at
This vehicle does not have a regular fuel filter but has a fuel strainer on the bottom of the fuel pump assembly inside the fuel tank.
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Shaking when braking.
What you are describing is a sign of warped brake rotors. As you may know, when you press on your brake pedal, this activates a hydraulic pressure which forces small pistons inside your brake calipers to push the brake pads...
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I had my motor put in a different Buick rendezvous now it has a high idle?
Unless the vehicle you placed it in was an exact interchange for the specific engine, the vehicle's PCM might not be compatible which will cause all sorts of anomalies. PCM's vary from year to year and are matched to the...

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