Question Asked: stuck in 4x4 mode
December 01, 2010, 08:16 AM
has been sitting for a month or so and now wont come out of 4x4 low.any ideas?
Question Asked: rough running
November 25, 2010, 08:32 AM
changed timing belt on friends 2.0l 4 cyl.never drove car myself so i dont know how it was running before hand.had codes 300-301-171-1380 prior to my repair.belt was off gears and shreaded.ran good after repair for a short time but now has a bad miss at all rpm ranges.replaced plugs and tested wires - all ok (under 7 ohms)now i have the same codes up again after i reset them.any ideas?
Question Asked: gear selector
November 15, 2010, 12:31 PM
selector hard to move up or down in cold weather.any ideas?
Question Asked: hard start
November 05, 2010, 12:58 PM
hard to start after running for a while.smell gas when trying to restart.
Question Asked: cruise control
November 03, 2010, 02:04 PM
cruise has never worked since i got the car 4 yrs ago.fuses are ok. is a former government car and may have been shut off by a tech.any ideas as where to look?speedo works fine.no cruise light on dash.
Question Asked: overheat
October 27, 2010, 05:35 PM
was told the thermostat was bad. i replaced it and it still heats up. upper hose is hot while lower is cooler and engine gauge reads hot and the radiator fan will not come on even when th a/c is switched on and the heater blows cold.
Question Asked: valve clearance
October 20, 2010, 10:58 AM
is the 2.0 4 cyl. engine a non-interfearance motor?
Question Asked: failed smog test
September 07, 2010, 04:43 PM
my 4.0 aerostar has exsessive n. o. reading.i changed the mas sensor and the check engine lite is now out.what other repairs should i do before i retest it?
Question Answered: Engine is Overheating and can't figure out why
September 06, 2010, 08:32 AM
compression test your motor.throw out the thermostat and see where the temp.runs at that point.once you have overheated the thermostat is suspect.
Question Answered: engine light
September 06, 2010, 08:27 AM
bad coolant level sensor.just drive it but watch your temp.gauge
Question Answered: cooling system
September 06, 2010, 08:20 AM
these cars are famous for a coolant leak on the driver side intake manifold.
Question Answered: starter problems
September 06, 2010, 08:16 AM
may be a ground wire.check your battery to body wire and any fuseable link wires.
Problem Reported: Power Window Switches May Fail
September 15, 2010, 10:07 PM
One or more of the power windows may stop working due to a failed window switch. Failed switches will require replacement.
Problem Reported: Intake Manifold Gaskets May Leak Coolant or Engine Oil
September 15, 2010, 10:06 PM
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
Car Review: 1997 Chevrolet Lumina
September 07, 2010, 09:41 AM
my 97 lumina has run good and been dependable.it has most of the problems other owners talk about.worst of all is the coolant leak on the driver side intake manifold.also a/c compresseor blew out front seal .also cant seem to find a low coolant switch that works-ive tried 3