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Q: 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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Q: 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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When driving my car has begin to skip and also my car shakes when i get up to about 70 mph 2010 Chevrolet Traverse
Hi - the shaking you are experiencing could be caused by either an out-of-balance tire/wheel assembly, bent wheel, or a failed Constant Velocity (CV) joint in your front axle. If you feel the shaking directly in the steering wheel, the...
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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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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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My right rear turn signal won't shut off. It is a steady light even when the car is not running.
The circuit is being powered due to a short or a faulty component. Using the factory wiring diagram, you can trace the circuit from the power source to the combination switch and then onward to the bulb to find out...
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help please chev traverse jolting
It is more likely to be a transmission related issue. You might want to also check and see if the brake, or emergency brake, at the suspect wheel position is sticking. If so, that could account for the symptom you...
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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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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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I was driving my 2012 Chevy traverse 2 wheel drive... And all of the sudden my check engine light comes on and shorty after that t
Hi there. Unfortunately, this appears to be another auto parts store misdiagnosis issue. The charging system of your vehicle is much more than just the battery. It is likely that a different component such as the battery cables, battery temperature...
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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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High RPM's when slowing down or coming to a stop
This is a common issue with a failing throttle position sensor in that it tends to reset itself when shutting the vehicle off, which is why you may notice it goes away when shutting the car down and restarting it....
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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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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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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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Engine light/stability
The traction control system monitors the steering and stability of the vehicle and engages when loss of traction has been detected. This is done by the use of electronic sensors at each of the four wheels that communicate with the...
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Hello i just i started my car and didn't let it warm it showed a sign on the dash engine power reduced i just discovered i have a
The problems will be two different ones unless the failure code is for loss of fuel tank vapor pressure. I would recommend having fuel leak fixed first and then having the computer scanned for the failure code to see what...
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2010 Chevy Traverse starting
If the starter is failing to disengage, that is typically a starter or starter circuit problem. The status the battery would be irrelevant and if the mechanic claims an "overcharged" battery is causing the starter to "run on", I would...

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