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Forum: Buick
03-16-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 179
Posted By rjolly87

If it's a blower motor, typically they can...

If it's a blower motor, typically they can typically start working again when they receive a sharp and direct whack (again, handle of sturdy screwdriver type of force). Also, the blower should be...
Forum: Oldsmobile
02-06-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 600
Posted By rjolly87

Awesome, a simple fix. Thanks for the update!

Awesome, a simple fix. Thanks for the update!
Forum: Buick
02-02-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By rjolly87

If there is no codes stored, pending, or...

If there is no codes stored, pending, or otherwise, this may be worth a look:

https://www.smogtips.com/smog-question/3035/Pontiac-Grand-Prix-GT-Emission-Monitors-Not-Ready


If I remember...
01-11-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By rjolly87

And, depending on the vehicle, if it believes a...

And, depending on the vehicle, if it believes a bulb is out, it may disable it, which would cause a whole new problem.

there are some LEDs that may simulate the load, but use those at your own...
Forum: Buick
12-24-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By rjolly87

It depends much on how it is driven. If you...

It depends much on how it is driven.

If you run 65mph all day every day across flat land, then no.
If you fisticuffs in stop and go every day, idle in traffic for hours on end, and drive it like...
Forum: Buick
12-20-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 803
Posted By rjolly87

To confirm a harmonic balancer failure, you can...

To confirm a harmonic balancer failure, you can grab the belt, and try and move backwards and forwards, essentially trying to drive the accessories as the engine would. If the balancer is good, you...
Forum: Buick
12-19-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 803
Posted By rjolly87

Does it sound like this?: ...

Does it sound like this?:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTaDCd4SQew

If not, it would be good to capture the noise and share it with us to help track it down.
Forum: Buick
10-27-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 909
Posted By rjolly87

Well, good for you. I was unknowingly running...

Well, good for you. I was unknowingly running 5w20 for years and was met with higher oil consumption, lifter noise at hot idle, and insane preignition on hot days.

I didn't realize what was going...
Forum: Buick
10-13-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By rjolly87

Will it cause damage when dexron/mercon is mixed...

Will it cause damage when dexron/mercon is mixed with Dexron 6? Likely not. It will likely begin to diminish the Dexron 6 benefits as more and more of it are mixed out however.

Seems like an odd...
Forum: Oldsmobile
10-09-2018, 01:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By rjolly87

It's not a direct swap like you are hoping. You...

It's not a direct swap like you are hoping. You may as well swap in a Series 2 supercharged to open up your aftermarket and OBD 2 options, as you are going to be doing about the same amount of work. ...
09-26-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 534
Posted By rjolly87

I believe the biggest offer for DexCool sludge is...

I believe the biggest offer for DexCool sludge is mixing it with 'conventional' coolant (green). The 'mixes with any' type is generally not a big concern, you just begin to gradually lose the...
Forum: Chevrolet
09-12-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 395
Posted By rjolly87

https://www.gmforum.com/1992-1999-91/error-code-p1...

https://www.gmforum.com/1992-1999-91/error-code-p1670-qdm-questions-287825/

This is a pretty extensive round with P1670 in a Bonneville. Looks to be A/C, Fan High/low, and MIL.

Given the...
Forum: Buick
08-31-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,031
Posted By rjolly87

I would check fuel pressure again more closely....

I would check fuel pressure again more closely. 20psi is not a good number if it's correct.
Forum: Buick
08-25-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By rjolly87

Caution should be used while doing this in this...

Caution should be used while doing this in this particular instance.

Most multi meters are not rated to handle beyond 10 amps unfused.

If the battery is going dead in a matter of hours, I am...
08-10-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By rjolly87

It's about time giving how long winded his posts...

It's about time giving how long winded his posts get...
Forum: Buick
07-22-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 846
Posted By rjolly87

Also, if the issue is a broken MAF sensor, it can...

Also, if the issue is a broken MAF sensor, it can typically be confirmed by tapping the MAF at idle while the sensor is plugged in, usually with the handle of a screwdriver. If the car changes...
Forum: Buick
07-22-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 846
Posted By rjolly87

Funny thing about OBD 1, is that the codes can...

Funny thing about OBD 1, is that the codes can mean different things vehicle to vehicle.

For example, much of the internet cites code 34 as a MAP issue.

This site does not:...
Forum: Pontiac
07-10-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 917
Posted By rjolly87

But, there are also a few tweaks you can look at...

But, there are also a few tweaks you can look at just to liven it up a bit. Porting/polish, intake, high flow catalytic converter, adjustable transmission modulator, etc. On paper they don't do much,...
Forum: Oldsmobile
07-08-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By rjolly87

That should be standard issue vacuum hose. $50...

That should be standard issue vacuum hose. $50 replacement seems unnecessary. Just don't break the tree getting it off
Forum: Pontiac
07-05-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By rjolly87

I went to the tire shop, and I got this: ...

I went to the tire shop, and I got this:
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.gmforum.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-20180705_125105_731e496cb4120411cd801e0c081999c40d14a573.jpg

Pay attention only to the...
07-01-2018, 01:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 808
Posted By rjolly87

This forum is not endorsed or supported by GM. We...

This forum is not endorsed or supported by GM. We have no ACTUAL say in any actual things.

What exactly were you wanting to do with the exhaust, and why?
Forum: Chevrolet
06-30-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By rjolly87

Probably the best bet. Mike didn't even mention...

Probably the best bet. Mike didn't even mention the possibility that it is working correctly, and an improperly functioning blend door is mixing heat in when it shouldn't be.
Forum: Buick
06-26-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By rjolly87

The air output selector if I remember correctly...

The air output selector if I remember correctly is vacuum driven by the ECC Unit in the dash (the bit with all the buttons). I believe it has vacuum lines on it, which go to a vacuum tree above the...
06-20-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 731
Posted By rjolly87

Have you tried unplugging the brake fluid level...

Have you tried unplugging the brake fluid level sensor to see if it quits doing it?

That's all I got
Forum: Pontiac
06-16-2018, 02:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,733
Posted By rjolly87

Now this I have to see! I'll be following...

Now this I have to see!

I'll be following the build progress closely :popcorn:
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