1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo ProblemsReplace timing belt tensioner and idler pulleys when replacing timing belt
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this type of leak.
1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo QuestionsNeed to have the car certified as to it being none drivable ? (2 answers)
smoke is come in the vents from the motor , it's starts but there to much smoke coming in from the vents and from under the hood
The check engine light is on, and when it dies it may not restart for an hour or longer. It starts puttering at stops, and eventually dies altogether.
when you crank it and let it idle it bigins to surge and try to die