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sometimes have to push the clutch several times before it does anything
I'm putting an '89 Formula back together. The engine runs but the idle is low and jumps from 6 to 800 rpms. I tried a new maf sensor (that's the code I'm getting) but that didn't work. Spark plugs, wires, injectors are all new. I have read of others having this same problem. Could it be the EGR solenoid? Thanks for your help.
How much would it be to get the power locks on the doors and the windows fixed?
it has been doing it for about 3 weeks it is my wifes car she has to swipe her card to get into work she will roll the window down and then the radio goes off and she cant roll them back up. I have put my scanner on it and there are no error codes when it works and when it doesnt. some times its been off for 3 days other times they come back on in a few hrs. she has been driving and not useing the radio or windows and look down and the radio lights will be out and she checks the windows and they are out too. I was able to make it do it by rolling the passenger side window all the way down and then holding the button down a few secs more
I hope you can help me with this thanks
need to replace oil pump
I have a coolant leak coming from the pass side above the water pump, i beileve it's the intake gasket? how much should this cost to repair and how hard is it to do yourself?
broken cable cannot get to eingin
i am clueless on the prob rough idle.idles at about 700rpm.boggs down when accelerating. bickfires when u giver gas. and a very rich gas odor please any ideas hopfully u know a lil more than i do?????
Went to get my car outta storeage last weekend, and i had an engine crank no start issue. wasn't getting spark or fuel. cleaned off the cap and rotor and got spark back, but still not getting fuel. used a pressure tester, and it reads 0 when cranking. I don't hear the fuel pump when i turn the key on. fuses are fine. tank is about 3/4 full. the car ran before i put it away for 6 months. the car isn't in a good spot as it sits to drop a fuel tank, and it also isn't in a good spot to be towed either. any suggestions as to getting the fuel pump running, or if it could be another issue?
also i notice my SES light doesn't come on when you first turn the key for it's self diagnostic checks. it always used to. any ideas about that? maybe could these 2 issues be related?
1 can't get my interior lights to go off 2 can't get my brake light to come on all bulbs replaced lights work just doesn't brighten the pedal is pushed 3 can't get the blinkers to work on my passenger side front light and tail light
Ok, I got one for you. I normally answer these but I am a little stumped. The pass side headlight actuator motor started to make this groaning/howling/vibrating noise when opened or closed. It opens and closes smoothly. No skipping like I would expect with a failing actuator. The weird thing is that now when you set the door locks with the key fob the headlights cycle open and close with the same noise happening. If you lock with the interior door locks does not happen and then if use the key fob to unlock the cycle again happens with the noise at same time. Never did the open/close cycle till noise started. When turn on or turn off the headlights from inside it happens when opening and closing but will stay up till turn off the switch. I am tempted to replace actuator motor but unsure why does not skip when opening/closing if gearing is stripped and I do not believe the cycling open/close will stop with replacement. Thank you in advance for any help. Wife's car so must fix somehow, get what I mean?
i have a 94 firebird v6 the head lights pop up but the head lights want come on also the horn dont work, all other lights are fine please help me solve this problem. thanks
how does the filler neck come out of fuel tank
i changed my 94 from auto to 5speed with all 95 parts an the clutch wont disengage
Occasionally my radio goes off then I can't use my power windows. Then when the radio comes back on the windows work. Is that a wiring problem. Note: When I bought the car I had an Alpine alarm security system put in, it hasn't worked for years, should this be removed and could it cause the problem? Thank you so much.
My heater cord is going out on my 93 Firebird and instead of replacing it I want to bypass it any suggestions
How many hours of labor is this estimate for?
Where are the knock sensors located?
what is a going price for a used engine. And what year model will work.
my car lost power and cut off.i changed waterpump and belt the day before.now i have no spark but car does turn over.radiaator is full still full
My service engine soon light is on. they checked the codes and it is coming up p1401.
When starting to drive from a stop it hesitates until rpm goes up then it runs good. It says #1 misfire but its not misfiring at all.
i have a 6 speed 5.7,i took my car to autozone to get codes but they won't come out.,my car sometimes jerks horribly on take off. it does not do it all the time, which i think it would eliminate any clutch problems.,it mainly happens when i try to gun it.it seems like it can not handle being gunned anymore,i end up having to let off the gas so it can recover. can someone please help me out on this i really need to get to the bottom of this. thank you david
the rod knocks after i drive it for a waile
i have a 96 firebird that the passanger side headlight wont come up all the way but when i manualy adjust the lights it will go up but when i turn them off it goes down but wont go up all the way,the motor and bracket going to the light has play on it..there is rubbing on the hood but still wont open if the hood is up..is there away to adjust the headlight door/cover or do yall think i need a new motor
TOOK CAR IN TO GET SMOGGED EGR VALVE FINE FAILED E VAP TEST TOOK CAR SOME WHERE ELSE TO GET E VAP FIXED WAS TOLD EGR VALVE WAS BAD ONLY PUT 49 MILES ON CAR BETWEEN THE 2 VISITS
I had the fuel pump replaced on my firebird, ran good before pump replacement. Now experiencing major engine stumble and backfiring with new fuel pump. I suspect impurities in fuel line. I'm getting approx 35 psi at fuel distributor which is ok. Need help!! Thanks.
does a motor out of a chevy interchange with my motor and does it have to have camshaft and crankshaft sensors to start engine
Driver's window will go down. Sometimes it will go all the way up, sometimes and couple of inches and stop. Sometimes an inch at a time. I traced an accompanying noise to the Express Module. Module allows for one-touch rolling down. I checked the switch and am getting voltage throught the switch. I've also replaced the circuit breaker. Is there anything else to check?
How much would you expect it to cost to replace an ignition lock and cylinder?