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Spark plug threads
It sounds like you may have a stripped spark plug thread in the cylinder head. This can sometimes be fixed by the use of a Heli-coil, which may be a bit difficult to use depending on your experience with them....
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Battery light is on
You may have a failing voltage regulator that could be allowing the alternator to supply too much or too little amperage to the battery resulting in the battery never maintaining a consistent charge as it is designed to. The voltage...
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ABS light is on
Hi There, It sounds like one of the ABS wheel speed sensors may have been bumped or interfered with when the tire was replaced. Your car is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each of the four wheels which monitor...
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Hazard lights flash around 5 times well after car is locked
Hi there. There are some times when an electrical glitch or error code is stored in the ECU that will trigger "odd" electrical problems like you've listed in your question. The best way to determine why this is happening is...
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Charging system warning light.
Hi There, A number of things may cause this light to come on such as a weak battery, a faulty alternator or in some cases a bad voltage regulator. I would suggest having the alternator checked to determine if it...
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Had my vvt replace and check engine light is still on
Hi There, Depending on whether or not the mechanic cleared the code that triggered the check engine light, it may still remain on. If the code was cleared, this may indicate you may have other issues such as a bad...
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Which is the best option, replacing the clutch on a compressor or replacing the whole compressor on a 2015 Chev Traverse
If you are getting smoke from compressor then your compressor may be seized or the pulley is seized and damaged the front of compressor. i would recommend replacing compressor, accumulator and orifice tube.
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car shut off while driving and now will not crank
Based on your description this might be some sort of major electrical failure. Inasmuch as the car is not starting at all now, you can request a no start diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will simply determine what has...
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I have just changed the compressor ! I have a receiver dryer rube and not sure wher it goes ?
The dryer for your vehicle's a/c system comes in the form of a replaceable desiccant cartridge. To remove and replace the old cartridge, which is a critical task whenever you have opened the a/c system to the atmosphere, you can...
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2012 Chevy traverse rear cabin hvac fan continues to run when the vehicle is turned off. How can I fix this?
If there is a relay in the circuit, it is possible the relay contacts are stuck closed. The switch could be stuck, too. Inasmuch as micro- and PC-board mounted relays are used, really the thing to do is use the...
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P0089 code, fuel pressure regulator performance low. Went into limp mode, then next morning no start
After doing a little research on your particular situation, it looks as though this is a fairly common problem with this model of vehicle. I would suggest contacting your local dealership about the situation due to the fact that I...
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How many spark plugs does a Chevy Traverse 2012 need?
Your engine has 6 spark plugs. If you are having problems with the traction lock then have the system scanned to see if there is codes stored.
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i have a 2011 chevy traverse lt, and i accidently hit the positive battery terminal with ground, now won't start
Hello. If you crossed the cables as you mentioned then it may have caused some serious damage to the vehicle. I would start by checking all of the fuses. Hopefully it jhust blew one of the main fuses and that...
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how do wagner brake rotors and pads compae to stock GM
Hi Jerry. Thanks for writing in today. I am a fan of this brand of brake system components. However, in regards to being "better" than OEM, that's a very difficult question to provide a straight and clear answer. Generally speaking,...
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Hissing sound
it sounds like you may have a leak in your AC system. As you may know, the refrigerant in the system is under very high pressure. In the event of a leak, this will produce a hissing sound as you...
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I have a Chevy Traverse 2009 that is reading All Wheel Drive Off and when I brake you can hear a sound similar to a helicopter. Sh
This type of problem can be diagnosed by a mobile mechanic, right at your location. If there is a tremendous amount of noise on braking, you should have the car inspected as soon as possible. Without an actual physical inspection...
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i change my engine to a newer year do i have to chang sensor also
If you are using your old vehicle wiring harness, you can use your old oxygen sensors. However, note that the plug ends of the sensors used on the 2012 Travese are different than those used on the 2009 model year...
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do you do electrical work
Hi there. It really depends on the type of electrical work, your location and the severity of the problem that will determine whether or not we are able to complete the service required to resolve your Chevrolet's thermostat problem. The...
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does the repair include coolant recycling and line drying
Refrigerant cannot be charged to an empty system without first thoroughly evacuating the system, preferably down to 500 microns. Therefore, if you see a price quoted for charging an empty system, of course that includes a proper, professional and complete...
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Water is getting into my car shutting down my amp and soaking my floorboards when it rains
Hi there. A few things can cause water to leak into the car. The most common cause of this situation are bad door or window seals. It's also possible that an AC evaporator core is leaking, or one of the...

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