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How many man hours is required to change the spark plugs ?
Just to replace the spark plugs is going to require about 2.5 hours to remove the upper intake manifold and all the coils to access the spark plugs. If doing the job for a misfire then be prepared to replace...
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How do you view the digital speedometer in a 2017 Chevrolet raverse
Many GMC and Chevrolet vehicles are now available with digital speedometers. There is often times a button with a picture of a road on it either on or nearby the steering wheel. When this button is pressed multiple times, the...
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Car will crank but not start
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. Check the fuel pressure sensor. If there is 60 psi, then check for power at the sensor. If there is power, then check for resistance on the sensor with the key off and the...
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Oil is leaking onto the spark plugs
Oil on the spark plugs can come from a failed seal, or it can come from a failed valve cover gasket. The spark plug well seals you are referring to can be changed. It is a slightly lengthy process to...
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Jerking reaction when accelerating
This may be a couple of different things. When a transmission is low on fluid, this can cause a jerking reaction as you describe. Automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required,...
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Transmission
The electronic controls in modern cars have a "warm up program" for emissions purposes. By holding the engine revs a bit higher and longer when the engine is cold, it will warm up faster, therefore pollute less. If you are...
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Service Charging system light coming in. Intermittent. Brand new alternator and battery. Have had to boost it a few times.
What you are describing sounds like a potentially failing voltage regulator. When the voltage regulator is not working properly, this may result in the alternator allowing too much power to be delivered to the battery resulting in damaging wires and...
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Leaving stop light car runs high rpms 5000-6000 and doesn't want to go over 20 mph 2009 Chevy Traverse
Hi there - first thing to check is the transmission fluid level - low fluid levels can cause lots of problems like this - your transmission is obviously slipping badly. If the fluid is at a correct level, and doesn't...
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Previous owner had a fender bender in rear driver's side. The Service Parking Assist light is coming on. What do I need to do?
The Parking Assist warning message may simply mean that the sensors in the rear bumper are dirty, covered by a bumper sticker, or they are damaged. Wipe the sensors with a wet cloth or paper towel. Drive forward at...
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Drivers window one touch down but not up. Is something wrong or was it made that way?
It is likely the car was made that way. One touch on many vehicles only work on the down command, but not up. The best place to find the right information on the function of your automatic windows is your...
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2010 chevy traverse heat problems
Hello there, a few common faults will cause your 2010 Chevrolet Traverse to only have heat in the front of the vehicle. The problem can either be with the interior air system, or the cooling system of the engine. Some...
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The "service battery charging system" light is on but the voltage gauge is reading over 14 volts
Hello There, Depending on how much over the 14 volt mark your gauge is reading, you may have a voltage regulator that could be overcharging the battery at a rate that is too high relative to what the system requires....
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Second Opinion
You should get a complete cost break down in writing. The price may not be just for the water pump and have additional repairs like thermostat and hoses or flushing of the system. make sure you get all work in...
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Can dirty filters cause the truck not to get enough power to pick up speed?
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. Dirty oil can cause problems with the engine, but not in two weeks unless you are driving long distances on the highways. Adding oil will actually aid the oil, so no worries until you...
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Check engine light/traction control
The traction control system monitors the steering stability of the vehicle and engages when loss of traction has been detected. This is done by the use of electronic sensors that communicate with the Power Train Control Module (PCM) regarding steering...
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Are fuel injector banks and catalyst converters considered different issues and warranties?
Question sent to CS for warranty information regarding fuel injectors and catalytic converters for a Chevrolet 2010 V6-3.6L.
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sudden clinging noise this morning coming from the front end
Hi there. Without being there to inspect or test drive your vehicle, it's very difficult to pinpoint what might be the cause or source of front end noise. However, in some cases, this is caused by an internal component inside...
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After filling my car w/gas, my car won't start
You will need to have the fuel tank smoke tested to see what is causing the fuel vapors to be getting into the engine when you are filling the tank with fuel. You may have a stuck fuel tank vent...
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No start and key stuck in ignition switch?
Hi there. Assuming the vehicle ran when it was parked, would lead me to believe, more than one thing is going on with your vehicle. A half a gallon of fuel, may not be enough to start the engine. If...
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I am having a timing chain issue.
Hi there. Check the throttle position sensor for if its plugged in from when the timing chains were replaced. Also look at the harness and make sure that all of the sensors are plugged in. The idle air control valve...

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