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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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Q: 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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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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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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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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What does it means when the check engine light come on and goes off
Hi Destiny. Thanks for contacting us today. The service stability track warning light indicates that the ECU of your car (onboard management system) has detected either an electrical glitch or mechanical fault with the vehicle stability assist system. The check...
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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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Q: 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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service awd drive system what does that mean?
It is possible that one of your wheel speed sensors may have failed. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of the all wheel drive system fault. This will likely involve...
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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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When i turn on my vehicle Chevy 2010 traverse I hear a clanging noise then it stops. It reappears under 60mph
Hi Shelly. Thanks for contacting us today. It really depends on when the clanking noise is occurring that might pinpoint the source. If you hear the noise before shifting into gear, then it's likely that you have a cracked exhaust...

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