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I just bought an 07 suburban how do I open the gas lid?
The fuel door on your Suburban should have a spring loaded mechanism in the fuel door, whereby you should be able to push in on the door and it will open. The same will be true to close the door....
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Car stalls and shoots white smoke/ smell of gas in car, jerking when accelerating, losing power at idle, no check engine light
Hi Jacolby. Thanks for contacting us today. There are a few possible sources of your problem, but in most cases, white smoke is an indication of a blown head gasket. This can also be the reason for the lack of...
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2009 chevy silverado, has a clicking sound by the steering colum. The trans temp blink dashes, then the temp, wint shift into tow
One of the blinking indicators, or the malfunction(s) that it represents, would have to be traced and resolved before it could be determined if they all have a common cause. The clicking noise is actually more likely to be from...
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My 2008 Pontiac G8 GT has a collapsed lifter, and i want to have contact with a mechanic experienced in rebuilding Gen IV LS motor
California guidelines prohibit the modification of the camshaft that you are contemplating. Consequently, anyone in California who is actually a knowledgeable engine specialist is not going to do this kind of work because it would be flat out illegal. There...
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On my 05 Corvette every time I floor it on 3rd gear in the freeway between 80 and 90 it tells me service active handling
Hey Andre. Thanks for contacting us today. The first question I'd ask is whether or not the rear wheels were checked for damage or if the rear axels were inspected as well. I've seen a minor 'glance' off a speed...
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Po700 code 01 Chevy 2500hd
Typically, P0700 will set due to a faulty transmission control module, a transmission valve body fault, shift solenoid issues, or an open or short in the wiring harness to these components. Start with the simple and obvious issues such as...
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2003 Yukon stalls going down hill and at abrupt stops.
Hopefully, the two stalling scenarios have only one cause. Among the possibilities are a faulty torque converter lock up. You might be able to detect that with a sophisticated scan tool, such as the Tech 2. If the level of...
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Engine goes to reduce engine power when headlights are turned on
Two of the original codes refer to the torque converter including control circuitry and devices, particularly a lock up solenoid. The only way to determine the circumstances surrounding the repair they performed is to have them show you the original...
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Q: Cold start
Hi Anas. Thanks for contacting us today. The cold start injector is typically the cause of initial starting difficulty in colder weather. However, the crankshaft sensor might be the source or the electrical harness could be loose as well. The...
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I have air suspension installed on my truck and was wanting to install a suspension lift kit and didnt know what to do.
The Technical Support staff at the manufacturer of the specific lift kit are the best source of immediate advice. If such staff do not exist, the vehicle will have to be examined and the particulars of the kit you have...
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Hi, I have a 2006 Escalade with the 6.0 vortec. I noticed that my temp gauge has been rising slightly past 220 during idle and dro
Hi Steven. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Usually, when the car runs hotter than normal, it's caused by a few common component problems such as a malfunctioning thermostat, low radiator coolant, an obstruction in the heater core, a damaged radiator...
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My Cadillac Escalade just got returned to me from the shop, because it wouldn’t start. They said they replaced the computer, but n
This sounds like you have electrical connection issues with the dash or body control module. These vehicles are known to have electrical connection corrosion buildup that caused these erratic electrical problems including no starts and running issues. This problem will...
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My abs an my tc light is on what's the problem?
It is possible that you can have a problem with the alignment of your vehicle. It is also possible that one of your wheel speed sensors could have failed as this is a common cause of those two lights to...
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Was driving my h2 at 48 miles per hour when the gear got knocked into reverse by accident and now my H2 will not go in reverse
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us today. If you shifted into reverse while the vehicle was in forwarding motion, it's likely that shift linkage or the reverse gear itself has been damaged. Honestly, without completing an inspection, it's hard to...
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Have a 2003 GMC Sierra 1500 hd has a rattling noise for a long time I feel like is coming under the front end or something
What you are describing sounds like a failing CV joint. A CV (Constant Velocity) joint is a shaft that connects the transmission to the wheels, essentially transferring the power from the drive train directly to the wheels. The CV joint...
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I replaced throttle body, wiring harness and pedal sensor. What else could give me the reduced engine power code?
The check engine light indicates that there is likely something wrong with the engine or transmission in your vehicle and will usually come on in conjunction with the vehicle going into the reduced power mode. This happens when the vehicle...
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The driver side front door on my 2012 Chevy 2500 HD will not open from either the interior or exterior door handle.
Unfortunately in this case the only way to fix this issue most of the time as to go ahead and break the door panel so that you can get access to the inside of the door and get it open....
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My 2004 fox yukon denali has a blinking check engine and it slalls what is it most likely?
When the check engine light comes on, it means the controller has detected a fault in the engine management system. At this time, trouble codes are stored that can help lead you to the malfunction. These codes can be read...
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I had body work done and had my front fender replaced. Now there is a lot of moisture in my headlight. Should body shop charge?
The body shop would not be responsible for additional problems and the insurance company should cover it since this would be called a hidden problem that the body shop did not notice when giving the original estimate. They would charge...
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Engine gets hot, heater blows cold air
Hi Ray. Thanks for contacting us today. When the engine gets hot and the heater blows cold air, it's usually caused by either an obstruction of debris inside the heater core. When a water pump or thermostat does not work,...

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