GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Soft Ride
Showing results 1 to 25 of 309
Search took 0.06 seconds.
12-24-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 252
Posted By Soft Ride

After further cleaning also try manually typing.....

After further cleaning also try manually typing..

The white striped wires are the front left and right feeds from the turn signal switch
Forum: Buick
12-16-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By Soft Ride

Power Steering & Brake Fluid Time?

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.gmforum.com-vbulletin/800x600/powersteeringrefill_f2c75d63087b133f3923c8a75c2213ef1149a3dd.jpg
One of the most forgotten/neglected fluid is the Power Steering fluid....
10-11-2018, 06:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 24,400
Posted By Soft Ride

We would Please like to request that you not post...

We would Please like to request that you not post to threads older than 6 months. Chances are that none of the above members are participating anymore.
Instead,create a new thread for further...
Forum: Pontiac
10-08-2018, 01:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 393
Posted By Soft Ride

Well it is good that they do work when A/C is...

Well it is good that they do work when A/C is turned on! If I remember correctly, the fans wont normally kick on until the temp sensor reads around 225F.
Does your car over heat when stuck in...
Forum: 1992-1999
09-28-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,473
Posted By Soft Ride

Please do not reply to ancient threads! If a...

Please do not reply to ancient threads!
If a thread/post is more than say 6 months old, we would prefer that you not reply to that thread, but instead make an new thread in the appropriate section,...
Forum: Pontiac
08-31-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 261
Posted By Soft Ride

As a technical discussion, Moved to the Pontiac...

As a technical discussion, Moved to the Pontiac section for better visibility.
Forum: Buick
08-21-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 419
Posted By Soft Ride

As a 2016 it should still be under warranty....

As a 2016 it should still be under warranty. Possibly give a call to your local GM dealer, & talk to a service advisor, they will probably know more about BAT 3 fuse & circuitry.
Has any additional...
Forum: Buick
08-18-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 855
Posted By Soft Ride

I agree that typical lead acid batteries will...

I agree that typical lead acid batteries will offer corrosion to terminals caused by venting in both side or top posts.
That is until you step up to absorb glass mat sealed batteries or AGM series....
Forum: Buick
08-14-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 855
Posted By Soft Ride

Side terminals can easily be converted to top...

Side terminals can easily be converted to top post. Much more reliable & no more loose connections. (I had the same connections problem with side terminals)
Very easy to do..& I added thick ground...
08-12-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By Soft Ride

Post Cathredralcub- You certainly have been an asset...

Cathredralcub- You certainly have been an asset in helping members in the forums!
A Moderator promotion in the forums is deserved! Congrats !! :thumbup2
Forum: Buick
07-13-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By Soft Ride

& here is the listing of the OBD1 codes: ...

& here is the listing of the OBD1 codes:
https://www.gmforum.com/obd-i-troubleshooting-200/obd-1-codes-generic-306838/
Forum: Buick
07-13-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By Soft Ride

With the SES light on, you will have a stored...

With the SES light on, you will have a stored code.
Probably the best place to start with an OBD1 vehicle is to read the stored code/s.
Here is the paper clip code test.......
Forum: Pontiac
07-07-2018, 06:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By Soft Ride

Welcome to the Forum Chadney. Nice time capsule! ...

Welcome to the Forum Chadney. Nice time capsule!
That Ventura look like it is in amazing shape!
I've contacted a Member that may have the info re the Generator so hopefully he chimes in shortly....
Forum: Buick
07-01-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 804
Posted By Soft Ride

Also keep in mind that the AC system should be...

Also keep in mind that the AC system should be evacuated by a trusted qualified A/C repair shop.
Forum: Lounge
06-14-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 311
Posted By Soft Ride

When I hear the words Zinc, I think it is time to...

When I hear the words Zinc, I think it is time to inspect them on the boat..LOL..

Here is some really great information!...
Forum: Buick
05-02-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 795
Posted By Soft Ride

Once the IAC is off take a look inside.. ...

Once the IAC is off take a look inside..
https://i.imgur.com/BOdlpLQ.jpg
It can get kinda nasty with built up carbon in there.
I sprayed it out with a bit of carb cleaner, & used precision Q-tips...
Forum: Buick
04-27-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By Soft Ride

What does the voltage drop to while attempting a...

What does the voltage drop to while attempting a start?
A battery load test will tell you if there is sufficient cranking power, could be weak battery.
How old is the battery?
Is there any...
04-13-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,017
Posted By Soft Ride

True enough Mike. Just thought that this firm...

True enough Mike.
Just thought that this firm may know who is best to contact, and may make a recommendation.
04-13-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,017
Posted By Soft Ride

This firm is very familiar with GM ! :) ...

This firm is very familiar with GM ! :)
https://www.mckenzielake.com/practice-areas/class-actions-law/gm-recall-class-action
Forum: Buick
04-05-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,072
Posted By Soft Ride

https://i.imgur.com/xjr0YgN.jpg Also look...

https://i.imgur.com/xjr0YgN.jpg
Also look closely for leaks at water pump.
Forum: Buick
04-03-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,072
Posted By Soft Ride

Time for a good inspection, & if it is the elbow...

Time for a good inspection, & if it is the elbow replace it with these...
https://i.imgur.com/dE3ojHG.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/yEUUrYC.jpg
Forum: 1992-1999
03-30-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 12,918
Posted By Soft Ride

Thanks CathedralCub^ Yes please elcue...

Thanks CathedralCub^

Yes please elcue create a new Thread, instead of bumping a 14 year old one.
Necrobumping is frowned upon in the forums.
See bumping old...
Forum: 1992-1999
03-30-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,266
Posted By Soft Ride

If a thread is more than a few month old, please...

If a thread is more than a few month old, please dont necrobump it.
I see that a new thread for further conversations regarding this topic was now opened ....
03-25-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By Soft Ride

Are you referring to Active fuel management? ...

Are you referring to Active fuel management?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Active_Fuel_Management
03-19-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 998
Posted By Soft Ride

Welcome to the forums. Sorry to hear about your...

Welcome to the forums. Sorry to hear about your Sierra's Problems/AFM & misfire related issues.
We are not in anyway related or affiliated to General Motors & I suggest that you continue to pressure...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 309
 


 

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.