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|2005 Pontiac Vibe 1.8L timing chain VIN: 5Y2S163805
This vibe has two possibly related problems. First it suddenly developed a loud timing chain rattle type noise that is worst cold. It goes away at hot idle and above 4000 rpm. Also camshaft actuator is inop. Solenoid tests good and can here click when commandi...
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|2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3L wont set evapmonitor VIN: 1GCEC14X65
Well I read that the truck can pass emissions with one monitor not complete, so we completed all the other monitors and the evap was still the only one not ready so we took it in and it passed emissions thanks for everybodys help.
|2005 GMC Envoy SLT 4.2L condencer
bad condenser!! I went to the salvage yard to look at some envoys that havent been touched yet the fittings all looked a little off center so i went to the shop and ordered another brand condenser and installed and the fitting is more square than the ones i sa...
|1995 Saturn SL2 1.9L engine VIN: 1G8ZH5282S
Hello techs., Thanks for all of the great replies.Most all of the replies said about the same thing, stuck piston rings. That IS what I had determined also. From my request, I was reaching out hoping for an idea. something that actually worked, short o...