Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Car Questions
I have a 2007 GMC Yukon XLT (5.3L) with about 170,000 miles
I have a 2007 GMC Yukon XLT (5.3L) with about 170,000 miles on it. A few weeks ago, I noticed there was a lot of white smoke when I started it first thing in the morning, and it is going through more … read more
fordguy4u
fordguy4u
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
70 satisfied customers
Saturn VUE: I have a 2006 Saturn Vue w/35,000 miles on it.
I have a 2006 Saturn Vue w/35,000 miles on it. It started burning about 1/4 qt oil about every 2 wks but just went on 300 mile trip and had to add 3 qts on the way back. just had pcv valve changed and… read more
Matt
Matt
Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
5 satisfied customers
2001 Regal 3800 used nor oil til 145,000 mile. started using 1 qt per 1000 mile overnite
2001 Regal 3800 used nor oil til 145,000 mile. started using 1 qt per 1000 mile overnite. averaged 1 qt per 1000 mile for next 12,000 mile. Now at 157,000 mile instantlly started useing 1 qt per 300 t… read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
TECHNICIAN/ADVISOR
Associate Degree
8,343 satisfied customers
2006 gmc envoy denali: litre..oil leak.does..smoke..runs great
2006 gmc envoy denali 5.3 litre unexplained smoking,loss of oil,no sign of oil leak.doesn't smoke,but short time and stop.truck runs great.… read more
hauto
hauto
Operate own repair shop
Bachelor's Degree
1,637 satisfied customers
A oil change and how much?Example i have drove about 5000k and not
When should you add oil after a oil change and how much?Example i have drove about 5000k and not added yet.… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
14,436 satisfied customers
2002 trooper: 500 miles..3,000 mile oil change, i need to refill..gts
My 2002 trooper, limited edition with 142,000 miles burns oil very quickly, approx. 500 miles or more before the 3,000 mile oil change, i need to refill with 2-4 gts. oil. Another isuzu trooper owner … read more
gunny44
gunny44
Master Kia Tech/Shop Foreman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
352 satisfied customers
2003 Infiniti M45: 000 miles..a short block due to oil consumption
I have a 2003 Infiniti M45 with 68,000 miles. at 32,000 miles they put in a short block due to oil consumption. it started using oil again. I took it to are dealer. They sealed they dipstick and did a… read more
John Hicks
John Hicks
Business Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
164 satisfied customers
I dont think it has a leak, does it just need some TLC or is
My car is using oil a lot more than normal and i dont think it has a leak, does it just need some TLC or is there a serious problem?… read more
Mcgruder73
Mcgruder73
Auto Technician
Associate Degree
porsche cayenne turbo: to add oil..oil changes..oil every 500 miles
my girlfriend owns a porsche cayenne turbo and they told her to add oil and not have oil changes. The car seems to need oil every 500 miles, is that normal?… read more
Anthony
Anthony
Master Automobile Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,789 satisfied customers
2001 buick: liter engine..dip stick and it is down about 3 holes..qt
I have a 2001 buick with the 3.8 liter engine, it has 59.000 miles on it . I checked the dip stick and it is down about 3 holes from the top, (I think about 1-1/2 qt. low. and I still have about 500 m… read more
Bob
Bob
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,784 satisfied customers
2001 PONTIAC GRAND AM GT: 3.4L..ENGINE...THE CAR USED IT HAS USED
i HAVE A 2001 PONTIAC GRAND AM GT WITH A 3.4L ENGINE. I HAVE 2 PROBLEMS. THE FIRST IS THAT SINCE WE BOUGHT THE CAR USED IT HAS USED OIL. IT DOES NOT SMOKE AT ALL. THERE ARE NO LEAKS THAT SHOW ON THE G… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
14,436 satisfied customers
2004 GMC Envoy: it had the same issue I..tank..sputter..lose power
I have a 2004 GMC Envoy 5.3L. Approximately three years ago it had the same issue I am about to describe. Driving doen the road at ~70-75mph with 1/2 tank of fuel and the vehicle starts to sputter and… read more
John
John
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,209 satisfied customers
2001 Isuzu Rodeo: SE..serviced..oil light came..long trip
Hi, I have a 2001 Isuzu Rodeo SE with 106,0000 miles on it. I bought it new and have serviced it regularly. Last year the oil light came on while we were on a long trip. Since then I have taken it to … read more
David
David
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20 satisfied customers
RAM 2500: Diesel..6 speed automatic about 2 weeks ago with 80 miles
I bought a RAM 2500 6.7L Diesel, with a 6 speed automatic about 2 weeks ago with 80 miles on it. I checked the oil, and it was jet black. When I asked the dealer, they said it was normal for that engi… read more
Rmldaytona
Rmldaytona
ASE certified technician
College
1,050 satisfied customers
2008 GMC: coming out with 6.2 liter engine and a 6 speed transmission
Is the 2008 GMC Vortecmax coming out with 6.2 liter engine and a 6 speed transmission? Lie in the GMC Yukon Denali… read more
Mcgruder73
Mcgruder73
Auto Technician
Associate Degree
Im driving..leaking..oil cap..a high pressure that pushes the cap
I have a 98 Deawoo Lanos and when im driving oil is leaking out of my car when i get out to check it and take the oil cap off just as the cap is coming off it makes a swoosh from a high pressure that … read more
RIP
RIP
Lead Technician/ JA Car Category Mentor
High School or GED
452 satisfied customers
I have a 2000 impala ls 3.8L ihave an oil leak i cannot ...
I have a 2000 impala ls 3.8L ihave an oil leak i cannot see i on the floor for spots but i have lost about a qt of oil about 2 month of driving Idriveabout 20miles a day Ihave cheched the antifreeze b… read more
Bob
Bob
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,784 satisfied customers
My 1995 Nissan Sentra (1.6 L) experiences an idle surge ...
My 1995 Nissan Sentra (1.6 L) experiences an idle surge problem. Had the sparks/plugs, distributor cap, Idle Air Control Motor, routers, and fuel filter changed. Ran BG-44 followed by Techron in the f… read more
carboss
carboss
OWNER LEAD TECH
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,330 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,754 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,564 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

680 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

2,562 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

1,009 satisfied customers

12 years Ford Lincoln/Mercury Jaguar dealership as a technician and shop foreman reparing all makes

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x