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After bypass couldn't get lights to go off when starting and starter would stick. So I figured it would go out (starter) but a few things happened it died but cables weren't staying on the battery (side post) someone tried to alter it to make am stay on made it worse. After it died someone else put. Cables that would reach top post on (only had top post battery) not a real smart fellow anyway. But good guy tried because pregnet daughter with my three y old gradson stranded. Then no charge call me I go jump it and another concerned person helps out with connecting cables as I start it nothing and I m not sure but something alarmed me and got out he said a little smoke came from starter. So I thought jumpercables wrong or the actual terminal cables mixed up???? But then maybe resistors a little to high?? Cause lights not going out prior??? So now another person whom I've paid few times worked on it and said starter I thought well replace be good?? Nope he cut resistors out lost am man I'm not a genius but I had someone else measure and install them cause he couldn't now back to one again I'm kinda broke pissed and stuck. Cause what's resistance? How do I know even trying all fifteen cause the starter ?solenoid? Altenator? Relay? Resistors? And I don't know where to begin but I'm trying to do it myself cause I've had bad experience s (boyfriend tried to surprise me with oil change 2015 subaru and drained tranny fluid instead fifteen $ quart cvt hundreds $ later still fucked up and on and on. Please help. Where do I start again did mention no key right
Drive to store and car wouldn't start jumped start and smoke from startervand nothing not even crank
The vats system was by passed. And charging system was up down. To start the starter was sticking the battery wouldn't start car got a jump and smoke came from starter but the car never turned over like no power at all someone said solenoid but I was thinking the resisters were messes up ( from bypass vats)
Hard shifting
I have a Pontiac Bonneville 2000 supercharged water pump went out so I have to replace it do I have to remote the motor to replace it
no radio,speedometer,heat,a/c,gauges work at all and were all working prior to mechanic putting in new fuel pump. the heads up speed works though
My bonneville starts to get a little too hot when it's idling (like sitting at a light or something) but once I start driving the temperature goes back down. what gives??? can anybody help me on this? drive perfectly fine besides that. just want to get it fixed.
Went out from work yesterday and car won't start! Everything else worked. Jumped it and started. Got home it starts , this morning it starts, get to work shut it off and it won't start, go out at lunch and it started right up. What is going on I've checked all the thing I could think of!
JUST replace a fuel pump.so #1,battery is dead.an have been for 2weeks. Got a charge,
Turn the key engine turn no gas is pumping,did it a couple of times.wen I turn the key I don't hear the fuel pump turning on.
#1,battery don't stay charged.#2,might have an electric problem? I need help.
I've had three cans of freon however you spell it put in and nothing checked fuses they are good went to woods battery they unplugged my negative on battery said it should reset I do not know what's wrong please help with answers thank you
A/C is charged but won't blow out cold air feels like the heater is stuck on an won't blow out the front only the floor an defrost
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