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Pleasant Hill, CA
That is not normal.. You need to find the location of the leak and check the oil level right now. Get it in to make repairs ASAP. GL
If the regulator failed then you need to get it fixed. You can try to remove the door panel and prop the window up using something in the garage. GL
Not the easiest of jobs. Call Milt's Service Garage in Vallejo and have them do it for you. (707)643-7548. GL
If you have a different key, try that now. You may have had very low voltage in the battery and caused the vehicle to not recognize the key. GL
Got to check the fans and the thermostat. Do it now.
Could be the fluid. What does it look like?
Looks like just backlash needs to be set at 0.005-0.013 in. GL
Torque converter may not be locking up. Call Contra Costa Auto Service and have them diagnose it for you. (925)798-1205. GL
Inspections, spark plugs, air and cabin filter tire rotation and the oil change. Timing belt was due 70K and coming up again at 140K. Probably should reseal the camshaft cover since I know it's leaking.
The RepairPal estimator is close. $1,000 replaces the water pump, t-belt kit, drive belts and some coolant.
- Dublin Auto Repair (925) 270-1380 6429 Golden Gate Drive
- Milt's Service Garage (707) 549-6190 515 Tuolumne St
- Contra Costa Auto Service (925) 231-8426 1410 Concord Ave., Ste E