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Gary, Buick Technician
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It has a burning plastic/ smell by the front driver

Customer Question

It has a burning plastic/ smell by the front driver tire/hood. Smell doesn't appear to come inside vehicle. Noticeable when driving long trips, stop and get out, smell is strong.
JA: How old are the tires? And have they been a problem in the past?
Customer: Tires are fine, this issue has been going on 6 months. Dealership can't figure out.
JA: What is the model/year of your Buick?
Customer: 2008 Enclave
JA: Are you fixing your Enclave yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Many things
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  Gary replied 7 months ago.

Welcome! My name is ***** ***** I will do my best to assist you with this problem.

Expert:  Gary replied 7 months ago.

and there is 100 % no fluid leaking at all under the car from the engine or transmission or coolant or brake fluid onto that rotor or side of the car at all ?

Expert:  Gary replied 7 months ago.

how are you making out ?