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  • Rear knocking in 2014 equinox
    Posted By tech2: Today, 9:13 AM
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    there was a tsb for this and i think it has something to do with the fuel pump, believe it for not. search this forum and maybe you can find the link to it....  
  • Rusted brake lines.
    Posted By tech2: Yesterday, 8:06 PM
    Replies: 14 Views: 650
    you saved some money then. a shop would charge approx 7.5 hours labour to replace all 7 lines.  
  • Tracker firing problem
    Posted By tech2: Yesterday, 9:27 AM
    Replies: 1 Views: 157
    don't see how a p/s pulley can cause a crank/no start
    start by checking the basics
    -do you have spark at the spark plugs
    -fuel pressure
    -compression
    -any theft lights on  
  • P0420 with NO MIL?
    Posted By tech2: Yesterday, 9:01 AM
    Replies: 10 Views: 403
    if the cats are clogged or have loose, broken pieces of substrate, it will cause a misfire.  
  • Motor Advice on a Chevy Avalanche
    Posted By tech2: November 21st, 2017, 4:49 AM
    Replies: 7 Views: 262
    i wouldn't rebuild the current motor...to much down time. 8g into a 2003 is more than what the truck is worth.
    2003 CHEVROLET AVALANCHE 1500 5.3L V8 Long Block | RockAuto...  
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    what reset button ?  
  • Noise after 50 kph
    Posted By tech2: November 21st, 2017, 4:39 AM
    Replies: 3 Views: 244
    sure go for it. if live in the rust belt...you won't be able to pry the hub assembly of like the first video...bfh  
  • Noise after 50 kph
    Posted By tech2: November 20th, 2017, 8:48 PM
    Replies: 3 Views: 244
    very well could be the bearing

    bad bearing growl, and the noise will become quieter when the bearing is unloaded and louder when loaded... try high speed left then right sweeping turns to test this  
  • 2015 Suburban Issues
    Posted By tech2: November 20th, 2017, 11:37 AM
    Replies: 9 Views: 420
    sounds to me like the dealer is addressing and fixing every problem. No dealer can keep stock on every part. Even the other dealer would not have the parts you need. Most small dealers already...  
  • P0420 with NO MIL?
    Posted By tech2: November 20th, 2017, 11:25 AM
    Replies: 10 Views: 403
    dont get weld in cats ...get a complete y pipe  
  • Power steering pump and pulley
    Posted By tech2: November 19th, 2017, 8:51 PM
    Replies: 3 Views: 166
    RockAuto (http://www.rockauto.com/en/catalog/)
    go to this link and build both cars....and see if the parts are the same...if they are not...order what you need.  
  • My ambient outside tempature isnít working.
    Posted By tech2: November 19th, 2017, 12:52 AM
    Replies: 1 Views: 189
    the temp sensor is located on the rad support. if you had front end damage, the wiring or sensor may have been wrecked.  
  • 2009 Tahoe engine failure
    Posted By tech2: November 18th, 2017, 2:11 PM
    Replies: 18 Views: 872
    probably jumped timing chain  
  • Heater won't work. 2013 1500 LTZ
    Posted By tech2: November 17th, 2017, 9:35 PM
    Replies: 1 Views: 162
    the electrical controls are separate from the plumbing of the cooling/heating system....a leak will not shut down the hvac electrical operation.

    IMO you have 2 separate issues. the hvac system...  
  • 2016 Suburban - Tire Recomendations?
    Posted By tech2: November 17th, 2017, 9:30 PM
    Replies: 3 Views: 240
    thats all you get on factory tires.
    I love goodyear duratracs. All season tire that is fantastic in the snow. Great life expectancy, quiet tire but for a 20inch rim will be $1700 range in canada  
  • P0420 with NO MIL?
    Posted By tech2: November 17th, 2017, 9:26 PM
    Replies: 10 Views: 403
    the evap monitor is allowed to not complete is some areas...the evap on some makes are temp dependent...the monitor wont run if the temp is to cold. That is why you dont get small evap leak codes in...  
  • remote start
    Posted By tech2: November 17th, 2017, 9:23 PM
    Replies: 1 Views: 178
    your posting in the cobalt section


    to find out if the vehicle was built with remote start or remote start ready....you will have to get a build sheet or refer to the build codes in the glove...  
  • internet fixes
    Posted By tech2: November 17th, 2017, 8:56 AM
    Replies: 4 Views: 188
    the internet can be terrible and wonderful at the same time.  
  • internet fixes
    Posted By tech2: November 16th, 2017, 10:34 PM
    Replies: 4 Views: 188
    ...yes, yes he did read it on the internet


    today, my coworker was trying to get all of the egg whites out of the reservoir surge tank...he will never get it all without replacing the tank  
  • 2015 chevrolet suburban fuel flex
    Posted By tech2: November 16th, 2017, 10:28 PM
    Replies: 13 Views: 624
    find a scan tool....see what the % the sensor is reading...if its not 85% ...you know the sensor is askew...reset the sensor with the scan tool. If this sensor is askew, it throws out the fuel trim...  
  • 2015 chevrolet suburban fuel flex
    Posted By tech2: November 16th, 2017, 10:26 PM
    Replies: 13 Views: 624
    its reset with a scan tool. a code reader won't do it; you need a quality scan tool that has bi-directional control.  
  • P0420 with NO MIL?
    Posted By tech2: November 16th, 2017, 10:17 PM
    Replies: 10 Views: 403
    the monitor can run and pass; turning off the mil...the code will still be stored in the module....it may need to run and pass a number of times before the module clears it from memory...some...  
  • Looking for help
    Posted By tech2: November 16th, 2017, 8:52 AM
    Replies: 7 Views: 200
    there was an afterblow function that turns the blower motor fan on to remove moisture from the evaporator. the purpose is to stop bacterial/mold growth on the evaporator fins in hot climates. I...  
  • Looking for help
    Posted By tech2: November 15th, 2017, 11:09 PM
    Replies: 7 Views: 200
    what fan is turning on?  
  • 2017 chevy malibu LT gas tank
    Posted By tech2: November 15th, 2017, 11:07 PM
    Replies: 9 Views: 558
    range.....because the battery pack in the tesla is 4x the size and price of the one in your malibu. the battery by itself, in the tesla costs 1 1/3 more than the cost of the entire malibu.  
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