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Forum: Buick 08-02-2016, 11:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,264
Posted By John01
Well. Guess what..? I accidentally pushed the...

Well. Guess what..? I accidentally pushed the master LF window switch and the window went down! All the windows and locks and mirrors are now working from the previously dead LF door window...
Forum: Buick 07-28-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By rjolly87
You should also check voltage at the battery to...

You should also check voltage at the battery to confirm the voltages are accurate first.
Forum: Buick 07-28-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By Tech II
Basically, the test he did, did check the...

Basically, the test he did, did check the electrical system.....the only thing it didn't do, was check for a draw.....

What are your driving habits? A lot of short trips? If yes, then the...
Forum: Buick 07-15-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,785
Posted By cliff
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Forum: Buick 07-15-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,785
Posted By WilliamE
I think they may have meant to post it here. ...

I think they may have meant to post it here.
The way they got the connector off was pretty smart, they used a small pick, like you would do on a stuck on a water pump hose, via the big pick/hook...
Forum: General GM Chat 07-15-2016, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By Mike
This should be in General info, not the Olds...

This should be in General info, not the Olds section.
Forum: Buick 07-15-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,785
Posted By WilliamE
Yeah man I feel your pain, I used a little deep...

Yeah man I feel your pain, I used a little deep socket on that little nut on that connector, and tried to wiggle it for like 15 minutes, it was not coming off no matter what, so I was forced to give...
Forum: General GM Chat 07-14-2016, 10:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By ImJohn
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Forum: Chevrolet 07-14-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 833
Posted By JDeWeese
Well, this isn't getting much traction, but...

Well, this isn't getting much traction, but that's ok.

I have made an appointment with a certified Saab reapir shop (a dealership) and my mechanic assured me if his guys screwed it up, he will pay...
Forum: Buick 07-13-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By Mike
Me thinks IAC valve sticking open. He says once...

Me thinks IAC valve sticking open. He says once started, it will run, then the ECU commands the idle to be turned down, it can't. So it stalls out. When the IAC is open in the morning, the engine...
Forum: Pontiac 07-07-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 992
Posted By Tech II
I usually found, when a crank sensor was the...

I usually found, when a crank sensor was the problem, it wouldn't restart right away......

I am leaning towards the throttle body/IAC cleaning....also, check the vac line to the fuel pressure...
Forum: Buick 07-07-2016, 04:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By WilliamE
Is your current seat cloth or leather? Does it...

Is your current seat cloth or leather?
Does it have heated seat and or lumbar adjustment controls?

You can go here Car-Part.com--Used Auto Parts Market (http://car-part.com/) and enter your...
Forum: Pontiac 07-06-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 276
Posted By Marks02bonneville
Boy. That big ol' Bonnie trim is hard to come by...

Boy. That big ol' Bonnie trim is hard to come by but not impossible. There are several all Pontiac boards that have many sources/people selling parted out trim and parts etc. Try Performance Years...
Forum: Pontiac 07-05-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By askaraboz
Thank you, I have a repair manual for it but it...

Thank you, I have a repair manual for it but it doesn't have the vacuum line routes. I have taken out the radio a few months ago to see why it comes on and off and may have disrupted something in the...
Forum: Buick 07-02-2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,072
Posted By Amphicar770
Victory. I was finally able to program my EBCU...

Victory. I was finally able to program my EBCU with a bit of help from someone on another forum.

The weird twist had to do with the fact that I have an aftermarket radio (Kenwood). The radio uses...
Forum: Introductions for new members 06-23-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By CorvairGeek
The Caprice is my daily driver and my favorite by...

The Caprice is my daily driver and my favorite by default. It was my first new car. The wife has the 'new' ('96 Century) with all its noises and quirks which aggravate me to death, even with...
Forum: GMC/Chevrolet Truck/SUV 06-06-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By 2kg4u
I see a new master cylinder in your future. ...

I see a new master cylinder in your future.


A spongy pedal that firms up when you press it a few times is a sign of air in the brake lines. A pedal that feels firm but drifts to the floor if...
Forum: GMC/Chevrolet Truck/SUV 06-05-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By rjolly87
It may be worth a shot to try bench bleeding the...

It may be worth a shot to try bench bleeding the master cylinder, and look through the brake lines to make sure there is no rubber failing or lines rusting through. It may be time for a master...
Forum: Buick 06-01-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 986
Posted By Tech II
Have car at normal operating temp.... OK,...

Have car at normal operating temp....

OK, just to avoid confusion, turn A/C off, put vehicle in vent mode, blower on high....... command full hot....should get 140-150F out of both sides......now,...
Forum: Cadillac 05-31-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,028
Posted By shawn_s
Fogging or condensation in headlights is normal,...

Fogging or condensation in headlights is normal, but if its there for days then you have a crack in the housing, the only reason ur having this "fog" is due to moisture in the inside. Sometimes you...
Forum: Audio (and aftermarket electronics) 05-30-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,640
Posted By Mike
Yeah, you gotta watch out for those CAN radios....

Yeah, you gotta watch out for those CAN radios. They are VIN specific and won't work on non-CAN vehicles.
Forum: Audio (and aftermarket electronics) 05-29-2016, 11:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,640
Posted By CorvairGeek
I've enjoyed the heck out of this project and...

I've enjoyed the heck out of this project and learned a lot. A lot of the information was already known, but there are some differences with the last of the era class 2 radios (before CAN bus) and...
Forum: Oldsmobile 05-29-2016, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By thellamattina
UPDATE: Problem was only the battery cable being...

UPDATE: Problem was only the battery cable being too loose. Go figure!
Forum: Buick 05-27-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 692
Posted By WilliamE
Well Dohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, lol Sucks the first...

Well Dohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, lol
Sucks the first attempt did not work, hopefully the second attempt goes better!
Forum: Buick 05-27-2016, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 692
Posted By Tech II
Yes, outside of pulling the cluster, drilling a...

Yes, outside of pulling the cluster, drilling a hole is your best bet.....

Have seen this happen when batteries are connected/disconnected, with the key in the "on" position....

Not sure of...
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