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I am a auto repair shop owner. I have 40 + years experience in the industry.
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Question Answered: A/C vent problem
July 30, 2009, 02:59 PM
Vac to the control head or bad control head,
Question Answered: car died while driving-now won't start
July 30, 2009, 02:56 PM
The purge solenoid has nothing to do with this problem. Sounds like a fuel pump or hall effect sensor. Most likely the fuel pump. You really need to put a fuel pressure gage on the inj. rail. Just because you hear something doesn't mean you have fuel pressure.
Question Answered: car shakes when driving and breaking
July 30, 2009, 02:52 PM
You have two separate problems. 1 transmission 2 brakes
Question Answered: Noise & smell with fan/ac
July 29, 2009, 09:25 PM
Sorry to say, your correct. You need to have the HVAC box removed immediately to remove dead whatever before you have to sell the vehicle.
Question Answered: check angine light and traction off light
July 29, 2009, 09:21 PM
Ditto answer 2
Question Answered: AC Belt
July 29, 2009, 09:20 PM
Can we say bad compressor.
Question Answered: not staying on in traffic
July 29, 2009, 09:19 PM
Time to trade.
Question Answered: engine
July 29, 2009, 09:18 PM
Oil does not evaporate. YOU HAVE LEAK SOMEWHERE.There are numerous factory TSB's 03-06-01-023A 12/01/2008 HIGHER THAN EXPECTED OIL CONSUMPTION AT 8600 GVW AND ABOVE - REVISED 01-06-01-011E 12/18/2008 INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION GUIDELINES - REVISED 01-06-01-011F 01/13/2009 INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION GUIDELINES - REVISED 01-06-01-01B * 08/01/2005 INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION GUIDELINES - REVISED 01-06-01-011E 12/01/2008 INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION GUIDELINES - REVISED 01-06-01-011D * 04/01/2007 INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION GUIDELINES - REVISED 01-06-01-011C 12/01/2006 INFORMATION ON ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION GUIDELINES - REVISED 05-06-01-014 05/01/2005 OIL LEAK UNDER EXTREME COLD TEMPERATURES (-30 DEG F OR COLDER) 05-06-01-034 11/01/2005 ENGINE OIL LEAK AT REAR COVER ASSEMBLY AREA 05-06-01-034A 04/01/2006 ENGINE OIL LEAK AT REAR COVER ASSEMBLY AREA - REVISED These are factory TSB's on oil leaks. Contact a repair shop recommend by RepairPal and get it checked out. If you need more help e-mail me at autoknowhow@earthlink.net.
Question Answered: Turn signal problem
July 29, 2009, 09:16 PM
Most likely the Multifunction switch (turn signal switch)
Question Answered: Blower Motor
July 29, 2009, 09:13 PM
You need to have the vehicle scanned. Not with a cheap, inefficent OBD2 reader. You need to have the BCM coded out. It's most likely the blower control module.
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Car Review: 2006 Hummer H3
July 30, 2009, 02:57 PM
Over priced for what you get!
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