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Engine light and low temp on 96 cavalier

Engine light on, temp goes only half to 40not90. whe i give it gas will only go to 40km hr.?

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The engine light is telling you something has gone wrong and you should stop and check it out. The low speed indicates that the CPU is in low power mode to protect the engine. The low temp reading is suggesting no coolant in the engine. Check oil and coolant level and have a fault code reading done before you cause more damage to the power train

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Sounds like a vacuum leak. Check that all your vacuum lines are attached and in good condition.

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SOURCE: Squeaking noise at low speeds

take the front wheels off and look between the brake scratch plate and the rotor. - a stone trapped there will cause this noise. Also between the driveshaft and the hub, where the shaft enters the hub at the back. l
Look too for either a support bracket for a brake line or ABS wiring touching the driveshaft. Also there is an antisqueal spring on the back of the brake calipers someotimes this will touch the outside of the brake rotor, you'll see a shiny mark on the rotor if something is touching. Also the scratch plate on the back of the rotor can touch the inside of the wheel rim, again look for a shiny mark all the way around the inside of the rim. Lastly look at the face of the brake rotor for a circular scratch - indicates a stone stuck in the brake pad. Have fun!

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SOURCE: trans wont shift out of low 96 cavalier 2.4

Does the speedometer work?

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SOURCE: slowing down at around 40km/hr, the transmission jerks.

2008 Tucson? It should still be under warranty. Does it have more than 100,000 miles on it? Are you the original owner? If not, does it have less than 60,000 miles on it?.. If so, it's still under warranty - take it in to get fixed under warranty.

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SOURCE: 96' Cavalier coolant light on, replaced thermostat, fan not on

Hi ! first ,does your a/c compressor kick in when you turn on the a/c ? if it does but your fans dont then check for blown fuses ,if all fuses are good then if you have a test light see if you have power going to the fans with the a/c on .if you have power then you may have a bad fan ,that can cause your temp to go up ,try that and get back to us!

Posted on Aug 07, 2009

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