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on a scale of 1 to 10 how hard is it to replace rad myself??
A relative gave me this car and after taking it to Pep Boys for repair, it stopped about two blocks away from that shop. He tried to get the company to fix it properly, but they said that they were not responsible for anything more. I am guessing about the year of the car and the engine level. He was told that he needed a replacement of the engine. If so, what would that cost?
I was wondering what the estimate would be to fix a transmission leak which seems to be caused by the gasket having been overtightened, and to see why my check engine light comes on after I am driving on the highway for a while, or over 45 mph basically.
Water in oil when read the dipstick
engine also shut down in two or three minute
'99 Lumina LTZ with 3.8L will not pass inspection do to 3 codes not resetting. Car has no check engine light on, has no trouble starting and runs good. Tech tried driving the car 100 miles and it still did not pass. Tried to reset the computer and drive again, still no check engine light but it still would not pass.
i jumped my lumina and there is a light that keeps blinking on the dash board now i cant get it to start the blinkers flash on and off as well when i try to start it
how much will this cost me
When car is running guages don't show engine over heat, but when car is turned off, radiator fluids will run down on drivers side, sometimes profusly. Is it the radiator or the plastic tank
My car just seems to be running 'rough', it seems louder than normal and somewhat of a 'knocking' sound. Not alot of 'get up and go' like it usually has???? Help????? Any ideas????
Cooling system is continually running hot. I had the system flushed 2 years ago. 6 months later I was smelling coolant inside the car when I turned on the air or heat. had it checked and had to replace a gasket behind the drive belt. Still continue to run hot. Flushed the system again. It did have some rust other stuff. It still runs hot. Any suggestions?
I drove 3-4 miles with hand brake on. Started smelling burnt and suddenly there was smoke coming out by my left rear tire. What do I need to do to make sure brakes weren't permanently damaged? Thank you
Is the speed control sensor a dealer only item?This is an automatic transmission, where is the sensor?
where is solenoid on lumina and how do i change it
key turns back and forth and will pull out and not turn car off .
The brake pedal is hard to push. does not seem like power brakes. everything seems fine, power bosster holds vacuum, calipers move freely, brakes bled. sometimes in reverse a loose brakes for a second like a gulp of air in the lines then it catches again. my mechanic is at a loss.
This is a current problem.
initially, my car would not run nor would it start upon reaching operating temperature(warmed up). started off by changing fuel filter. Had ICM checked and it tested positive. Checked fuel pressure and found it to be mid/low 40's. i was told this is not sufficient pressure for this particular car. changed fuel pump and pressure spiked to 90 for about 5 minutes. Gas started flowing out of intake pretty heavily(changed fuel pressure regulator). fuel pressure is back down to low 40s and car still wont start. will fire if using starting fluid,( only tried this once)but will not run. is the fuel pump i got at the store a bad pump? its a bosch. I have been scratching my head trying to figure out what the heck is wrong with my car. what is the required fuel pressure? and any other ideas would be more than welcome
96 Lumina with 161K. Over the past week I when I let the wheel go, it will jerk to the left about 10 degrees and then return to center very quickly. This happens constantly but is more pronounced at lower speeds. I also hear a thump-thump-thump concurrent with the wheel movement. It is not RPM dependent nor does it happen with braking.
The car likely needs alignement again and new front tires. Anything else this may be?
When I push the accelorator down sometimes it takes a second to get going other times it works normal. Could it be my fuel filter that is causing that, or could there be another reason?
Intermittently my 94 Lumina won't start. I have good spark etc. The car runs great, when it’s running and it will always start right up in the morning or after sitting. The fuel pump is a bit noisy but I have 35psi, at the rail, I think that’s within spec. It doesn't seem to matter how far the car is driven. Sometimes it will run fine for days, yesterday I pulled it into the garage from the street... It started fine and then wouldn't re start till an hour or so later. I did the same today, but now it starts every time. I seem to get a lot of pressure build up in the tank at times but that is also intermittent. Also I think this seems to happen more when the tank is full or near full but my son drives the car most of the time so I could be guessing on that. I’m putting in a new pump and filters (because of the noise) but I’m not convinced that the pump is going to cure the problem.
Oh, I have good spark when the car isn't starting, no check engine light on or stored codes, checked all of the wiring and connections back to the pump, replaced the fuel pump relay, tried the slap test on the ECM, and inspected the ignition switch. Everything seems to be checking ok.
Any advice would be great.
my fuel pump went out so i changed it and now the car almost seems like it has bad gas or something, it starts sometimes runs for a minute or two then dies or sometimes it doesnt crank i dont know what to do
how to change front turn signal bulb?
There are two pressure sensors on the brake peddle arm which activate the brake lights. One of these has failed. Where do I find replacement modules?
ok I've tested the battery and starter they r both good changed out the ignition switch relay with a new one but when u turn the key all the lights come on but the car still doesn't turn over security light keeps blinking what could be wrong?
Leak of and orange colored fluid and water are leaking from the manifold and we were told hoses would need replace as well as other things.
when I turn off my car the radio stays on I open the door the radio turns off but when I close the door the radio comes back on
with air will system need to be recharged after heater core is installed
my car has been over heating, low coolant light comes on, it appears to be leaking water...i have to keep replacing water in the radiator. it runs fine but do see a small leak coming from the right front passenger side but cannot tell where its leaking.
RUBBING NOISE OCCURS WHILE TURNING RIGHT OR LEFT
NOT OVERLY LOUD
NOISE COMES FROM THE PUMP IT SEEMS AND NOT FROM THE GEAR BOX
LOOKING FOR HELP
NOISE SEEMS TO COME FROM THE PUMP NOT THE GEAR BOX