Manually open and shut it a few times to get the tracks lubed, then try it out. The contact took the vehicle to the dealer 7 times for the heating and cooling system failure. The contact drives her grand children in the vehicle and is concerned about the doors opening when the children are in the vehicle. One set was used and failed in 2 years, the other set was then used and failed in two years. The contact stated that the vehicle experienced stalling while driving in inclement weather. Has anyone had this problem or can you help me with it. Then remove the two big bolts that hold the starter to the engine.
We are not driving the van with the children as we wait for repairs. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the transmission was defective and needed to be replaced. What led up to this and what have you tried or checked? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We offer help in answering questions, clarifying things or giving advice but we are not a substitute for an on-site inspection by a professional. The contact stated that if she turns the car off and lets it sit for a few minutes the dinging stops, but if she doesn't turn the vehicle off and waits it keeps dinging. The contact owns a 2005 Buick Terraza. The vehicle was repaired, but the failure recurred. These issues escalated this weekend, the traction control and system stability indicators came on again and caused the brakes to lock I changed the brakes because I thought that was the cause it was not.
We have also experienced electrical problems as well with the van. When it snaps loose, the assembly is now held just by the rubber gasket surrounding the assembly. If I am not able to pull over immediately to close the door it will come open because of the air load or the g forces while turning. Check if the battery terminals look tight. The hard start it a symptom of the run-on. The assembly should pull straight out. The contact stated that the key was bumped as the contact drove over a speed bump and the vehicle stalled.
He just bought it a few days ago. This morning I noticed that the more I turned the key, the lower the gas gauge went. The headlight assembly needs to be removed to easily reach the turn signal. That's for safety reasons, so you don't have the starter accidentally turn when you are trying to remove it. .
Posted on Oct 24, 2010. You will need a professional scan tool to access the factory side of the system and see what it has for codes. Replace starter solenoid, starter contacts, starter assembly or repair starter circuit as required. No light bulb on anything commonly used by people should be this hard to figure out. This van has been in the shop at lou fusz saint louis, mo several times and it is still not operating.
Very often this could be caused by a low battery or poor connection between the battery and starter. The contact believed there was something wrong with the electrical system. I give the mechanical engineers and designers a D-minus instead of an F only because I was successful on the first try. In this case, try turning the steering wheel left and right while gently jiggling the ignition key — this might help to release the steering lock. The door is locked when I start driving, but then becomes unlocked and I receive a warning that the passenger door is unlocked. The van also shakes excessively when approaching speeds over 45-50 miles per hour when I put on the brakes.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a voltage regulator issue that might not be allowing the alternator to charge the battery sufficiently. Jul 04, 2008 Not neccesarily timing. The solenoid attached to the top of the starter can fail, as well as the components inside. The power lock is not engaging. We feel like getting a lawyer T see if maybe then theycould fix this. The soonest we could get an appointment at the mechanics was March 19.
Check the spark plug wires, the distributor or module, and plug gap. To remove the starter, first remove the negative battery cable from the battery. This is the same problem that scores of other consumers are having with this class of minivan from gm. Finally, the turn signal is now accessible. The current mileage was 30,000. I changed the Alternator and Battery, but it is still not charging the battery.