Car keeps stalling


Asked by Jun 28, 2012 at 03:07 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Aveo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

hard to start at times, engine light comes on and off. occasionally gets stuck in 3rd and now car quit 3 times while driving! also when it starts hard alot of smoke comes out of
tail pipe? seems to be losing antifreeze but cant find a leak? head gasket?

3 Answers

Tom Demyan

A lot of going on. Lets tackle one thing at a time. Scan the car for codes, to see what your dealing with. This will tell us what is causing the drivability issues. Then look at the leak, when the car is hot, turn off the engine and pop the hood and look for coolant. Report back with the codes.

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iso 9141 on a mac scan tool

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