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I have a 2000 Chevy Suburban, 132000 miles. Service engine light stays on after being taken to shop four times. Purchased it in January, service engine light came on 3 hours later. they have had to replace transmission pump, replace spark plugs, they say they replace o2 sensor, but it still comes on. I started using the ac 2 weeks ago, now my coolant is ...
I replaced my radiator because my engine was getting hot and the check radiator and temperature light were flashing very often. After I changed this they both stopped coming on. Now I started realizing when my fan was going to come on to cool the engine. I haven't heard it come on yet but my temperature gauge hasn't shown hot and the light hasn't come on ...
Hello. A year and a half ago my car's RPM meter would spike when I wasn't accelerating and eventually my car just wouldn't start. I took it in and found out that the thermostat and ect sensor were faulty. I had them repaired, and the coolant flushed, but now, a year and a half later, my car has the exact same problem. How long do these parts generally last? ...
Is there a book or resource available that will aid in starting a car inspection shop? I don't have a background in the automotive industry (I graduated with a degree focused more on psychology and philosophy) but I am a quick study and highly motivated. I'm only interested in inspection, tires, brakes and oil changes - no major repair work. I plan on ...
A few weeks ago I had my brakes repaired and my exhaust replaced. Ever since my car has been back from the shop, The rear driver side tire area has been making a clicking/clacking sound related to how fast I'm driving (driving slower, clicks are further apart, etc...). It stops when I push the brake pedal, and it usually disappears once I am going over 40 ...
My car has a knocking in the front end when it starts reaching 60mph, then levels out at 70mph. The wheel shakes slightly. The car does not pull to the left or right when driving or braking. What could be causing this?
My lease is almost up - I want to buy this car. where do I start? please, I need your help. thanks, linda

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