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Open Help Requests for GM
|1996 Chevrolet S10 2.2L engine VIN: 1GCCS1449T
This truck came into the shop because of over heating problems. I found coolant in combustion chambers number 1 and number 2 .Engine oil was mixed with coolant .We sent the head to the machine shop.We assembled everything back together.We started the truck and...
|2000 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L A/C Control Unit VIN: 1G1ND52JOY
Hello there, fellow technicians. I have a problem here with my wife's vehicle that I have not been able to pinpoint. Of course, it has to be wifey's car. I have also experienced the problem, and the indications are as follows: The A/C works great when the reci...
|2003 GMC Savana 2500 4.8L No Start VIN: 1GDGG31V03
Vechicle Towed in , no start found no codes, Start then stall, Found Security light (VTD) on steady,Tried to reprogram with key on & off three times,also left key on steady,light will not go out,also removed pcm & reprogrammed no help,I don't have any info to ...
|1999 Oldsmobile Alero GLS 3.4L Fuel Odor VIN: 1G3NF52E5X
Midnight Auto, literally, I got gas tonight on my first leg of a trip and within 5 miles I was smelling fuel. I pulled over and popped the hood, I could see a light mist of fuel coming from the vicinity of #2 Injector, I drove back home, and let things cool a ...
|1998 Pontiac Firebird 5.7L Cuts out, Stall
After start up, car will run good with no misfires for about 5 - 10 seconds and then just shut off. Feels like the ignition was just turned off. As stated, no theft system problem is detected, car has good fuel pressure and the crank sensor was changed because...
Fixes & Summaries for GM
|1998 Buick LeSabre Limited 3.8L Radio VIN: 1G4HR52K7W
This vehicle is thumping again, Thanks to Aron Who sent me the code.It seems alot of people are getting the code off of E-bay so I gave that a shot for $2.00 and I got it at the same time as Aron's reply and it was right code also. Thanks to all who replied. T...
|1994 Cadillac Seville SLS 4.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1G6KS52Y1R
Installed GM ISC Relearned idle through instrament cluster Re-test code clears Trouble codes: 27 (Throttle Switch Circut Failure).
|1997 Chevrolet P30 Chassis 6.5L tps VIN: 1GBKP32Y9V
I found the connector @ the ECM to be corroded. The corrosion was minimal & I didn't really believe that spraying electrical contact cleaner on it would resolve the issue...but it did. The root cause of the corrosion turned out to be a result of a leakage f...
|2003 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L security system VIN: 1G1ND52J53
THANKS FOR ALL THE HELP HAD 24 REPLIES HAVE NOT HAD THE CAR BACK YET I WILL REPLACE THE KEY AND ING SWITCH AS MOST OF YOU FELT THIS WAS A COMMON PROBLEM THANKS FOR HEADING ME IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION