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QUESTION: their wire harness for the tail light problem and other wire harness problem and last week had been having transmission failures this weekend and the engine had failure. yesterday it force to be towed  because of lost power

ANSWER: HI JEFFREY,WHAT IS YOUR QUESTION ??? I DO NOT UNDERSTAND IT !!!!! GET BACK TO ME..TOM

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QUESTION: the car started with a back light grounding problem he took it to get it fixed and they fixed that now last week it started to have transmission problem and then yesterday it wouldnt start it ha a motor problem how do you go around to find out through the computer

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HI JEFFREY, IF I READ YOUR QUESTION CORRECT,YOU WANT TO KNOW HOW TO SCAN THE PCM [COMPUTER] FOR ANY TROUBLE CODES. YOU NEED TO GET A SCAN TOOL AND SCAN THE PCM WHICH WILL TELL YOU WHAT THE CODES ARE IN THE SYSTEM.IF ANY !!YOU CAN GO TO A SHOP AND HAVE THEM SCAN IT OR TO A PART STORE IN YOUR TOWN THEY WILL SCAN IT FOR FREE. BUT IF THE CAR WILL NOT START THIS IS NOT GOING TO HELP YOU..ARE YOU SAYING THAT IT NOW HAS A ENGINE PROBLEM ???  [[YOU SAY IT HA A MOTOR PROBLEM ??? ]]  IF THIS WILL NOT START YOU NEED TO FIND OUT IF IT IS FUEL OR IGNITION FAILURE..GET BACK TO ME WHEN YOU KNOW IF IT IS A FUEL OR IGNITION PROBELM,,OR IF YOU NEED MY HELP IN FINDING OUT HOW TO CK THIS...TOM

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

Experience

I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

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nys state auto repair industry and ase group.

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Education/Credentials
high school,4 years of tech school,and many many hours of auto training with many gm classes and aftermarket training classes..

Awards and Honors
ASE MASTER TECH CERTIFIED IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES.NYS INSP LICENSE AND A/C CERTIFIED

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MANY CUSTOMERS IN OUR BUSY SHOP.

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