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Caravan third row seat

How to fix Caravan third row seat that doesn’t work Chrysler has issued a technical service bulletin (TSB) 08-026-07 to fix a Caravan third row seat doesn’t work problem. Owners report that the third row power seat won’t work. Chrysler has identified a cause. Any small obstruction that prevents the front legs from latching onto the striker provides information to the sensors to override the system. The occurs when the user moves the third row seat from the stowed position to the upright position, but then the seat back folds … Read More

Acura rdx engine oil leak

Acura rdx engine oil leak Accura has issued a technical service bulletin (TSB) to address an Acura rdx engine oil leak problem on 2007-11 Acura RDX trucks. If oil is leaking from the lower right portion of the valve cover, the cause is paint overspray at the factory. Apparently paint was sprayed onto the gasket groove in the valve cover and that paint has made a pathway for the oil. Acura recommends removing the valve cover and lightly sanding off the paint with a fine grit sandpaper wrapped around a … Read More

P0106 P0171 Aveo

Fix code P0106 P0171 Chevrolet Aveo with 1.6L engine GM has issued a technical service bulletin to address P0106 P0171 and a whistling problem in the 2009-11 Chevrolet Aveo with the 1.6L engine. In addition to the whistling noise, you’ll find the Check Engine light on and either of these trouble codes in memory: P0106 P0171. The problem is most likely caused by a ruptured diaphragm in the PCV valve. To make sure, start the engine and wait until it makes the whistling sound. Then remove the oil dipstick or … Read More

Rattle from front end

Rattle from front end on Chevrolet Equinox, Pontiac Torrent, Saturn Vue GM has issued a new technical service bulletin 05-05-23-005A to address a rattle noise from the front of the vehicle. The noise occurs at slow speeds or on rough surfaces when the brake pedal is not applied. The bulletin applies to 2005-06 Chevrolet Equinox, 2006 Pontiac Torrent, and 2002-06 Saturn Vue vehicles. GM has issued a new caliper guide pin to address the problem. Order part #15824369. Here’s how to replace it. Remove the wheels. Then screw two lug … Read More

P0741 Avalanche Colorado Express Silverado Suburban Tahoe Trailblazer

Fix code P0741 TCC Stuck Off GM has issued a technical service bulletin PIP4329 to address trouble code P0741 and a check engine light. The cause of the problem is debris plugging the converter clutch signal orifice cup plug 238 in the transmission pump cover. The debris blocks the transmission fluid that’s needed to move the converter clutch valve and apply the transmission torque converter clutch (TCC). To fix the problem, disassemble the pump and clean the converter clutch signal orifice cup plug in the cover and also clean the … Read More

Subaru ABS pump runs all the time

How to fix ABS pump that runs all the time Subaru Some Subaru  ABS pumps run all the time. Subaru issued a TSB 06-28-96 to address the issue. The TSB covers refers to Subaru SVX, Impreza, and Subaru Legacy vehicles. The identified problem refers to ABS hydraulic motors that run or buzz even when the key is turned to the off position or when the ABS warning light comes on and a trouble code 52 is stored in memory. Subaru has released a modified Hydraulic Motor Relay. The part number … Read More


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