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Car engine light comes on and car ALMOST stalls(wont go went i step hard or medium on gas) Only goes with just a little pressure on gas.This seems to happen when I come to a stop sign (almost stop,then accelerate while turning. Just replaced my Throttle body sensor still same problem. same codes *battery is on at 67% but only 6 months old. Alternator checks out fine though. I am going to get battery recharged and then see what happens. Not sure after that? Need some advice please. Thanks. Anthony
while in heavy traffic and very low speed for an hour, the engine light came on and after a while battery and oil light came on and lost all power.
Restarted after 10 min, and drove home but engine light still on.
The area around the gear shift was very hot when all this happened.
tie rods I got my car 2nd hand and there was no owners manual
At 124,219 miles, and literally 1 week after Chevy dealer replacing the GM factory recall of ignition switch, the engine light illuminated once, oil level down, and loud engine knocking/rattle at acceleration started. Chevy dealer says the engine is ready to go (suspect a failed bearing or rod)? No diagnostics, just 'listened' to the engine. What test(s) can be done to narrow this down vice an engine replacement (quoted $5K for a new engine)?
The clutch is popping out of gear, hard to get back into a gear and sometimes can't get back in.
When starting the car I can hear it. It accelerates when stepping on the gas.
Do all Ions have electric power steering? I do not think I do. My steering is not that easy as most power steering is. It seems I was told at the dealership that I did not have the luxury model. How can I tell?
Bought 4 new tires and paid for 4 wheel alignment. Was told rear is severely out of alignment but can not be aligned due to rear fixed axle. If fixed, how did it get out of alignment & how can I get it aligned. Car has never been in accident.
Immediately brought it back to dealership. They now say I need a whole new Steering column costing over $900. It did not have this problem when I brought it in only after they messed with it and they will not except responsibility. Any other complaints like this????
replaced neutral safety switch, bulbs are good
fan was working till other work done for windshield wiper replacement of motor
what would be a fair price for replacing spark plugs
windshied wiper not working only one speed I was told need motor-module replacement
wiper only one speed no intermittent or slow
garage said no electric involved now wipers only work on one speed the transmission arm was first problem
I took my car to the dealership a few months ago to have both ignition recalls taken care of and now my car is turning off more than it did before the "fix." Any bump in the road or a hard stop will cause my car to shut off. I'm wondering if anyone is having the same problem and what they did about it. I contacted the dealership about it and they said they would have to run diagnostics to check what the problem is and I would have to pay that.
NOTE: I have already purchased the correct replacement part kit from a reputable online auto parts wholesaler. Like everyone else who wants their car fixed, I would unfortunately like to have this done YESTERDAY because I am stupidly now driving this car with an expired Rejection sticker. So if you are close to Medford, quote me a reasonable number of hour(s), and I'm literally on my way over to see you right now. NOTE: Mirror will not, and cannot be, connected to any type of control inside the car. Obviously, this greatly simplies this installation. Thanks
Car runs fine when car's AC is not on. The second you turn it on, faint hint of smoke comes from the engine bay and car immediately idles down and rough to where it almost shuts off. Car does not overheat nor is there any codes shooting from this problem as well.
My car idles rough and bogs down sometimes when you are driving right before it shifts. Then when you are at speed and let off the gas it shifts down and slows down rapidly. I'm thinking it's the speed sensor.
The sender is replaced after failure at the repair shop(they checked the onboard diagnostics) and the computer is rebooted and all is fine. It has lasted over a year between repairs. This last and fourth time it lasted a couple of weeks with an OEM sender before failing again. This is expensive. What is really going on...or how can I bypass the problem. Thanks
most likely repair concerns
An independent auto service said the right side lights n blinker was the body control module. I took to the dealer because they are the ones to program it. The dealer said it was not bcm. They said I need to replace the headlight for $370....help. What is wrong with my car??
car in park, turning the key it stops and can not turn far enough to remove key. After wiggling the key and moving steering wheel,, and also taking the the car out of park and going in and out of park eventually allows the key to be turned so that it can be removed.
Battery now cant get it out security mode .what can we do......
CAR HAS 127,000 MILES
recall on the ignition system it was replaces 2 days later car wont start light work all the proper bells work just wont start back to dealer first it was battery needed replace did that they call and said that wasn't problem its the starter can the ignition make the starter go out if not done right and since the starter been replaced check engine light remains on so that's ignition replacement covered by recall tow back to dealer battery replaced even tho it wasn't the battery diagnostic done and starter is now failed replaced but check engine light on since the starter replacement. Im a girl yes but not stupid please tell me there is a big problem...HELP