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In Forum: Ford Trucks

sounds like you may have lost your ground for the right headlight. So, the power looks for the best ground it can find and it happens to be your washer pump. Check the black wire at the headlight connector. see if you have a good ground. If the wire shows a good ground check it when you turn on the headlight. You could have a bad ground wire or you could have a broken ground connection in the


In Forum: Buick

you could have a big air pocket in the heater core if you took the heater hoses off. It could eventually bleed the air out over time or you can have a shop drain the coolant and then evacuate the air and let the vacuum pull the coolant back in. If that is what the problem is now.


In Forum: Chevy Avalanche

yes, if it was a drive shaft imbalance it would be more consistent than not, probably. how often does it happen on your vehicle? If you feel the vibration, can you make it keep the vibration going for a long time or when it happens it happens and then just goes away? Can you prolong the condition? If when it happens, it just happens for a short while and then it's gone then I wouldn't think it


In Forum: Saturn

If you have a good fuel injection pulse without spark, yes you can flood the engine with gas just like a carb. But, you can check for fuel pressure, injector pulse and spark when you crank the engine. to test the spark on the four cylinder, with the coil pack on all four cylinders, take the coil pack off and run spark plug wires over to the plugs. You can unplug the coil's connector and take


In Forum: Chevy Trailblazer

is that just one light with both symbols in it or is that two separate lights on? could be oil change reminder. could be daytime running light problem. No ABS light on also?


In Forum: Buick

with all those codes I would look to see if your 5 volt reference was correct. However, how many of those codes did you set by unplugging things? you may have to clear all the codes first and then see what codes come back when you drive it.


In Forum: Ford Cars

no, it cannot be a fuse. the fuse would be for the circuit not for a separate operation. If the fuse or relay was bad it would affect all the lock actuators. you say you can hear the lock work when you push lock. But, does it lock? why would you say you can hear it work? or do you mean that you hear it make noise but it doesn't lock? Sounds like you may have something wrong with the actua




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