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When I start my car it cranks the 1st time and then 2nd round starts /new Battery/.it also pour acceleration after stop at light.
Hello. Hard starts and poor acceleration are typically caused by air, fuel, or spark. You are going to want to look into some of these systems a bit further. You can start with the spark plugs and ignition system. When...
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My truck turns over but stops turning over by itself and won't start back up.
Hi there. Sounds like you have a starter motor that is failing. When the starter relay gets hot, it will overload the ignition circuit and shut off when cranking. Check the battery cables to the solenoid on the starter and...
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The traction control is on.
Hi there: If the “Traction Control System (TCS)" Warning Indicator Light is on in the dashboard all the time; it's an indication that the TCS is not working correctly or has been shut off manually. The traction control system helps...
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Misfire cylinder 1
Hi There, A misfire can be caused by many different things other than faulty spark plugs and can develop for a variety of reasons. Generally a misfire will fall into one or both of two categories: Fuel and/or spark. Spark...
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Vehicle wont start
The fuel system pressure should be checked to see if it is within specifications to start the vehicle and open the injectors. If the pressure is too low or no pressure then check the fuel pump connector and if it...
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2007 suburban.....stalling or cutting back when driving especially on inclines
There are many things that may cause the engine to stall or lose power, however this may be a sign of a clogged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to...
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Should the right front axle shaft pop out with the CV shaft still in place on an 02 suburban 1500?
Hi there. There could be either the bolts are loose from the CV Shaft to the axle shaft, or the C-lock inside the front differential has broken allowing the axle shaft to move in and out of the axle housing....
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My 2004 suburban has D 3 2 1 what should I drive in D or 3
The computer controlled automatic transmissions in today's vehicles are designed to be completely intuitive. You will not gain any performance advantage, or gain in fuel economy, by driving around town with the shifter in the 3 setting. For the best...
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It was running fine. I killed it a stop it set for about an hour, then it wouldn't start. It does start but sputtering, but won't stay running.
Hi there. Sounds like the fuel pump is not failing and causing the engine to starve for fuel and causing the engine to sputter after sitting for a little time. Check the fuel pump relay and see if its getting...
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Mirror replacement
Hi Ann. That is a good question. However, we cannot guarantee a proper fit of a mirror that was not specified for the vehicle. Your best bet would be to check with the dealer to see if that mirror will...
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Fuel pump module failure, 2014 Chevy Suburban
Hi there: Let me answer your questions in order: 1) A fuel pump module is an electrical component, so in theory it should last the life of the vehicle. However, it's common for this part to war out sooner than...
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I have low oil psi changed switch and screen psi came up and went back down could it be the oil pump
You will need to have a mechanical gauge hooked in with sender to see if the pressure is dropping to zero after it warms up. If it drops to zero then the oil pump pickup may be getting clogged and...
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If I have 1 damage wheel bearings would it be smart to replace both in the front or not
Two schools of thought. 1 - If one is bad and one is good, replace the bad one and worry about the "good" one when it goes "bad". 2 - Considering the age and mileage, if one is bad, the...
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Sudden Reduced Power when running fine - stop, restart, all is fine - what's wrong?
Hi there - first thing to check when experiencing a Reduced Power Light condition is for any problem codes that might still remain, even if the Check Engine light is not on now. There are several possible causes - an...
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my front passenger side is making a metal grinding type noise do i need bearings replaced or should i get a second opinion
Hello, the hub bearing could be failing. I would not drive the vehicle until it is inspected for the noise. This bearing is connected to your wheel and tire. If you'd like, a certified Your Mechanic Technician can come to...
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I have a chevy suburban 2003 with 5.3 vortec engine the problem is that when it's running after 5 minutes it quits. I allready ch
You may have a cam or crank sensor problem or an electrical issue. You will need to see if the engine has no fuel pressure or spark and test computer to see if there is codes stored to diagnose the...
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I have an oil leak in Chevy Suburban 2001. What would it cost to replace the oil pan gasket or timing cover gasket?
Sent billing question to CS for cost to replace the oil pan gasket or timing cover gasket.
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Air not flowing out of front vents.
If the blower motor is not turning, the cause is identified during a failed heater diagnostic. Blower motors failures are due to faults in the wiring, fuse, relay, control switch, resistor block, if so equipped, and of course the blower...
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Poor charging after replacing alternator - why? 2007 ChevySuburban
Hi - I suspect the wavering voltage you describe is either the serpentine belt too loose (tensioner), or the voltage regulator on the new alternator is defective. If the serpentine belt tensioner is loose, it can slip-grab-slip-grab as you describe....
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Service stabilitrak and service traction control
Hello. The stability control and traction control warning lights can trigger for several reasons. The first step you will want to take will be to have the vehicle scanned for diagnostic troubleshooting codes. This will tell you what about the...

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