What is the outer shell on older GM mufflers for?
Heat deflector aka heat shield.
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The vehicle speed sensor will be located above the transmission output shaft.
To set timing, you must first disconnect the tan/black wire found behind the plastic relay cover mounted on the passenger side of the firewall under the hood. Next start the engine and idling in park, engine warm, timing should be set to 0 degrees. When finished adjusting timing, reconnect the ta...
When you're choosing the best oil for older cars or high mileage engines, there are several criteria you can look at. Pennzoil High Mileage Conventional Motor Oil. Castrol GTX Part-Synthetic High Mileage. Valvoline MaxLife High Mileage Synthetic Blend. Mobil1 High Mileage Engine Oil. Amso...
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Muff means something which can obstruct sound.Green mufflers are barriers grown near noisy places to reduce the impact of noise. Normally 4 to 5 rows of green plants are grown near the noisy places like highways or industrial areas so that they obstruct the sound reaching citizens. The trees even...
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I might be able to help you.....it should be located, in the thermostatt housing in the top of the intake manifold where the top radiator hose is connected.
Cylinder 1 is closest to front of engine, by where serpentine belt is. The cylinders on the same side of engine as cylinder 1 is are the odd cylinders, opposite side are evenly numbered cylinders. The cylinder numbers go up in order as the distance away from front of engine.
It is not that hard... all you have to do is when you have the new door handle you have to take the door panel off on the inside of the car and reach through the holes and unscrew the bolts to the handle and the door handle should come off and put the new one on and put the screws back on and put...
Max towing capacity for the 2005 GMC Sierra 1500, V8, Regular Cab, SLE 2 WD is 6300 lbs.
check with your local gm dealer or local auto parts store they can look it up in there books or on the computer
On older cars ( 60s--80s) pretty much goes ( check with local laws first ) . 90s gets tough with all the computer soft ware and other regs. After 2000 it gets much harder, but can be done . find your self a " competent" wrench ! Tell him what you want for sound and how loud. Most important, how w...
Hydroboost Brake Assist.Hydroboost brake units use power steering pressure instead of engine vacuum for brake assist.It uses a spool valve and power piston to regulate pressure.A spring loaded or nitrogen gas charged accumulator is used in case of a power steering system failure.
What is the correct technique for starting older cars to avoid flooding the engine and burning out the starter?
In a carburetor car when the engine is cold, slowly pump the gas pedal once or twice. Then turn the key and crank the engine for a few seconds. The engine should start up. If not wait a few seconds and recrank the engine. DO NOT repump the gas pedal before each "recrank". If by the second or thir...
Start with number 1 cylinder in the same place as a standard rotation motor, then use the same firing order as the standard, but in a counterclockwise pattern. Just did this on mine and it works !!
Depends on where you live, mileage on the stolen vehicle, condition, & accessories. Go to www.nada.com to find the value.
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I don't think it's a question of diesel or gas. More like how new you car is. Most cars and trucks would be completely fine running without a muffler, unless there are some sort of electrical components attached. But keep in mind, besides re-routing exhaust and dampening noise, your exhaust syste...
yes because the fumes will polute the air more. Wrong The correct answer is below. The Muffler controls the volume of sound or the tone or pitch of the exhaust leaving the engine. The Catalytic Converter removes harmfull particles and gases. This is auto pollutions control 101. Removing the muffl...
We Need more info. which engine.. Make/model/year, and which diameter Bore, main/rod journals?
GM grants stay of execution for Cadillac CT6, Chevy Impala until 2020.The Detroit-Hamtramck plant was originally supposed to go idle this summer.In November, GM announced that it would kill off multiple models and idle multiple plants as part of cost-saving measures in 2019.
Call a GM dealership and have the VIN handy.
Don't bother trying to replace a torn boot on a half shaft. It is quicker, easier and cheaper to replace the whole half shaft.
Unirex N2 is close to the equivalent of Alvania R2
Somebody is probably pulling your leg, unless you have a GM two-speed Powerglide transmission. In which case you should take it to a professional transmission technician
The handle that identifies the manual shutoff valve is a red handle and should be visible to the eye
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The vehicle usually becomes progressively louder.
Yes, dexcool is still glycerine based, the only difference is extra supposed corrosion inhibitors. You can even use a non dex safely as LONG AS IT IS COMPATIBLE. One thing most don't consider is dex (gm) is Orange. If under warranty make asure you get the orange-if they see wrong color in your re...
Exhaust piping is usually made of steel, but can be aluminized steel tubing, or stainless steel, which lasts longer due to its corrosion resistance.Connections are generally made with clamps, gaskets, or welds.The muffler quiets the noise of the engine.There are two kinds of mufflers.
No. 2-wheel and 4-wheel drive transmissions are different. The center shaft that runs all the way through the transmission on the 4-wheel drives are longer so the transfur case will fit on the back of the trans. You can tear down both transmissions a change out the center shaft and then it will w...
The shift solenoids for a 4t40d transmission are located inside of the unit. The transmission has to be dismantled and replacement times can run up to 8 hours labor.
You cause problems for your factory warranty, ....not much to be gained by just removing the DPF.
If you run the engine without pipes , you will inevitably start a fire under the hood from the flames shooting out of the exhaust ports
Not that I know of. Never heard of aftermarket SRS.
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That would be the air filter housing.
The THM700 was renamed "4L60" (RPO M30) following the new General Motors naming convention, when the electronic version, 4L60-E, was phased in. This happened in 1993 for trucks, vans, and SUVs, and 1994 for rear wheel drive passenger cars. Around 1996, a bolt-on bell housing was phased in (along ...
A hole in a muffler is from two causes. It has either rusted through or been damaged by something hitting it.
cabin filters are rectangle shape there is two in a pack. change both . there under the passenger side dash. look for a little door with a small screw. remove small screw , take door off you need the kind of dig and pull them out with your finger. the second one is up in there pull it out.
Which Browning 22 auto? Consult the appropriate Gun Digenst Assembly/Disassembly manual for the rifle.What is "wheel sighted"?
I have an official 1963 Chevrolet Truck Shop Manual, published in 1962 by GM. I also have the Supplement Truck Manuals for 1964 and 1966, which are meant to be used with the 1963 Manual and cover changes made in those years. 1963 apparently was the first year of the 6 cylinder 230 and 292 engines...
Follow the top radiator hose back to the engine. The radiator hose connects to a housing that is bolted to the intake manifold. Remove the radiator hose the remove the two bolts that hold down the housing and the thermostat is right there.
driver side or passenher side of the head and also in top of the intake by the water neck
Yes, the Acura TLX is a very reliable vehicle. The only negatives are that it requires premium fuel and your insurance may be high. I would recommend a Honda Accord 4 cylinder as a better alternative.No. As a general guide, think big and slow. Acuras are neither. Consider good, old Detroit steel,...
The VATS acronym stands for Vehicle Anti-theft System and is also known as PASS-Key or Personal Automotive Security System.Each VATS key has a resistor embedded in the key-blade, and each resistor has 1 of 15 possible resistance values.The resistance value of a VATS key is also called the VATS code.
It depends on your definition of a hood. Subarus used to have a spare under the hood in the engine compartment and air cooled VWs had a spare under the hood in the front. Older Porsches had a spare in the rear behind the engine in some cars that were mid engined.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been rating the fuel mileage of cars since 1984. 25 All-Time Best Gas Cars by MPG 2000 Honda Insight. 2010 Toyota Prius. 1986 Chevrolet Sprint ER. 1994 Geo Metro XFI. 1986 Honda Civic Coupe HF. 1995 Honda Civic HB VX. 2010 Honda Civic Hybrid.
if you are talking about A/C, then the small connector is high pressure and larger connector is low pressure.,low side 80 lbs .( this is static ), low side 35 lbs a/c running, high 200 to 300 lbs.
the 3.0 is a 6 cylinder What are you torking? Heads, intake, exhaust, oil pan? Buy a Chiltons or Haynes manual
Is it better to use seat covers on a brand new car to keep the seats clean, or are they really just for older cars?
They can be for whatever car you like that you feel is appropriate to cover the seats for extra protection.