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Question Answered: car overheats/ replaced thermostat,water pump,water pump belt, all hoses
January 28, 2014, 01:39 PM
Assuming you have a Northstar engine,try checking the purge line. It's the small hose near the top of the coolant tank. Engine at idle, pull the line from the tank, if no coolant flow is coming from this hose, then it's blocked and can cause overheating. Hopefully this will be your easy fix, otherwise it could be a head gasket problem.
Question Answered: My oil gauge is sittin on 0. It will move back up to 20 or so.
December 30, 2013, 05:29 AM
Assuming you have the correct oil weight and you change your oil on a regular basis, I would start by inspecting the oil sending unit for any loose connections. It's also possible that you got a defective oil filter even though it's new.
Question Answered: I have a 2003 Chevy Suburban, leaking Antifreeze. having trouble locating where?
December 07, 2013, 01:06 PM
Freeze plug? I believe there is one right above the compressor area. Hope this helps.
Question Answered: My car smells like gasoline, After turning it on! What's causing it to smell?
November 30, 2013, 02:18 PM
Is your check engine light flashing? If so, do not try too drive the car, have it towed to your repair place. Leaking injector(s) could be the cause.
Question Answered: I have a milky residue inside of oil cap but no water mixture in oil itself what
November 30, 2013, 02:06 PM
Could be condensation from weather changes, not driving far enough for the engine to reach full operating temp. Check for white smoke coming from exhaust, and watch your coolant level. Have a coolant pressure check done if your really unsure.
Question Answered: What are the signs of rod bearings needing to be replaced?
November 23, 2013, 10:36 AM
Check your oil pressure. I had a 97' Bonneville with a 3.8, which the oil pressure was not holding where it should of been and sure enough it was the rod bearings. It didn't make any noise though.
Question Answered: where is the crank senor located.
October 17, 2013, 09:09 AM
Sensor A is behind the harmonic balancer, Sensor B is Left Rear on engine. They're not hard to replace, it's just how difficult they are too get to.
Question Answered: why left front headlight wont work after replacing bulbs,fuses
October 15, 2013, 08:39 PM
I had a similar problem. I cleaned out the socket.I used a small screwdriver, few Q-tips. Just clean the contacts the best you can, then dab a little Dielectric grease, replace bulb. Otherwise you might have to replace the socket.
Question Answered: a little yellow like a wrench came on what does that mean. I just bought the car
September 28, 2013, 03:34 PM
I believe it's a change oil light. Once oil is changed then there is a re-set button. Check owner's manual or go online to a 2006 Honda Owner's Manual.
Question Answered: I have a 2007 solara with a HID headlight. The light comes on when I start the
September 27, 2013, 06:31 PM
The socket which you put the new bulb in could be dirty and corroded. Take out the bulb and clean the connection the best you can. You can scrape it out with a small screwdriver, maybe wire brush, but try to clean it out the best you can, then dab a little diaelectric grease on the contacts, put bulb back in and see. If that fails, then the socket will need replacing. But try cleaning it first, I had the same problem with mine about a month ago, and it's been fine since.
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