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The noise is only while accelerating & seems to go away when up to speed. It doesn't hesitate or seem to have any power problems...just the noise.
Engine vibrates when idling
tried everything
The transmission has no reverse and will not shift from 1st to 2nd. Have checked the lock nut on main shaft tight. Changed the filter : valve body;fluid every thing I I know to do can youplease help!
The week prior, after engaging engine smelled gas for maybe 1/4 mile. Went away & no problem. Week later, backed out could smell & see drops of gas. What could cause this?
Is the cars engine big enough to handle the haul?
I have 82,000 miles now. I know tire pressure helps but what else can I do? Just put gas in @ 60 miles because gauge doesn't work. $3.98 per gal and 23.9 gallons put in. Your advise was to keep the tank full. Paid 10.42. How do you find out how many miles per gallon? divide 24 into 60 miles? No good mileage if I'm correct. Should I replace spark plugs?
I saw the estimate you gave me. Fuel filter? Air filter?
Thanks so much four your help. From a grandmother Kathy
while replacing the sensor I tapped the starter with my wrench and a few sparks came from the starter area? After that it turned over a few times and then it died completely? Please help .....!
Can I buy it from Advanc Auto? I also hear a squeak
specially when the car is just started up & driven from a cold engine. Is it becasue of the low power steering fluid or something else?
Last week I drove to my sister's house and my coolant temp light came on while en route. Checked fluids, made note of what needed topping off. Last night my service engine light popped on and stayed on when I started my car. I went out today, filled the coolant, checked the oil, etc. Engine has had vibrations and idling inconsistencies (idles between 800-1200 when in Park, changes when I turn AC on/off or any other power draw) since I bought the car roughly a month ago. I have no service records for the vehicle and not alot of cash on hand for major repairs so I'd really like to get the issues resolved before they become major. I'm a newbie to Saturn, have no clue what I've gotten myself into...any suggestions on steps to repair? I plan on taking it in to have the codes read, but to be honest, I'm a little nervous about driving the 20+ miles to town with the check engine light on.
My flange rusted off my exhaust. It's an easy fix I'm told just get a flange repair kit but I can't get the rusted pieces off so ill have to bring it to a garage and everywhere except Midas is booked solid I've had bad experience with Midas in past and just wanted a ball park at how much it should cost.
Key will turn and shows power but won't crank. Changed alternator & battery/cables are good. What else do I look for? Any advice would help!!!!
its over heating n trying to c if radiator is blocked.water seems 2b bubbling out top then back down of reservoir tank.when its running top hose is cool,bottom going to thermo.is a little warm.but there is a smaller hose that comes off of reservoir tank n goes under the thermo.hose n its HOT!!
Where is it located & is it hard to replace?
replaced radiator last yr. replaced belt,waterpump,thermostat n reservoir cap all in the last 2-3 wks.can u tell or show the route water takes thru engine n radiator.dont think water is circulating?if air in system how do i purge it?if radiator needs cleaning can u tell me how?
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