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2013 Chevrolet Malibu

2021-10-06T22:02:11+00:00

Chevrolet Malibu

Mileage
79,232
Service Date
10/1/2021
Services Performed
  • -TEST DROVE VEHICLE 20 miles /40 mins. ALSO LET VEHICLE IDLE IN SHOP FOR 30 mins. WAS NOT ABLE TO DUPLICATE THE CUSTOMERS CONCERN. -SCANNED THE VEHICLE TO SEE IF THERE WERE ANY CODES PERTAINING TO ANYTHING THAT WOULD CAUSE THE VEHICLE TO STALL. -THERE ARE MULTIPLE COMMUNICATION CODES STORED IN MULTIPLE BODY MODULES BUT NONE IN THE POWERTRAIN MODULE.(ALL CODES ARE HISTOYR/NOT CURRENT) -CLEARED ALL CODES AND CONTINUED TO RUN THE VEHICLE FOR AN ADDITIONAL HOUR. -NO CODES HAVE RETURNED AND THE VEHICLE HAS STILL NOT SHUT OFF. *CAN NOT DUPLICATE THE CONCERN AT THIS TIME *LET VEHICLE SIT OVER THE WEEKEND AND DROVE IT AN ADDITIONAL 28 MILES MONDAY MORNING AND WAS FINALLY ABLE TO DUPLICATE THE ISSUE. -WHEN THE ISSUE OCCURED, THERE WAS A CODE STORED P0017 CRANKSHAFT POSITION-EXHAUST CAMSHAFT POSITION NOT PLAUSIBLE. -IT`S NOT POSSIBLE TO TELL IT THE CODE IS BEING SET BY THE STALL OR IF IT IS THE CAUSE OF THE STALL. -THE ISSUE ONLY ARISES WHEN THE ENGINE TEMPERATURE AND AMBIENT TEMPERATURE IN THE ENGINE BAY IS HIGH, SO THE VEHICLE HAS TO BE DRIVEN AND IDLED FOR LONG PERIODS OF TIME IN BETWEEN TESTS. AND ONCE THE VEHICLE STALLS, THE ISSUE STOPS BEING PRESENT ALLOWING THE VEHICLE TO RESTART AND RUN WHICH MAKES EVERYTHING TEST NORMAL. -CHECKED THE FREEZE FRAME DATA AND IT SHOWED THE CRANKSHAFT RPM AT 580RPM AND THE CAMSHAFT RPM AT 0 RPM. -MONITORED THE LIVE DATA OF THE RPM READINGS DURING THE STALL THOUGH AND THEY MATCH COMPLETELY (NO VARIATION). -DISCONNECTED THE CAMSHAFT ACTUATOR SOLENOIDS AND RAN VEHICLE IMMEDIATELY AFTER A STALL ONCE THE VEHICLE WAS ABLE TO BE RESTARTED (VEHICLE HAS TO BE RUNNING BEFORE DISCONNECTING THE SOLENOIDS). WITH THE ACTUATORS DISCONNECTED, THE VEHICLE CONTINUED TO RUN AND WOULD NOT STALL. -DUE TO THE VEHICLE NOT STALLING WITH THE CAMSHAFT ACTUATORS UNPLUGGED THE ISSUE IS MOST LIKELY SOMEWHERE IN THE CAMSHAFT TIMING SYSTEM. *NEED MORE TIME TO CONTINUE TESTING INTO THE CAMSHAFT TIMING SYSTEM -CONTINUED WITH TESTING OF THE CAMSHAFT ACTUATORS. -THE ACTUATORS SEEM TO BE WORKING NORMAL WHEN COMMANDED BY SCAN TOOL. -CHECKED TO SEE IF THE STALL WAS STILL NON PRESENT WITH THE SOLENOIDS UNPLUGGED AND THIS TIME IT STALL WITH THEM UNPLUGGED. -DURING DRIVING THERE WAS AN EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM CODE STORED P0449 EVAPORATIVE EMISSION VENT SOLENOID VALVE CONTROL CIRCUIT. -DUE TO THE EVAP CODE SHOWING UP THE THOUGHT PROCESS WENT TOWARDS THE POSSIBILITY OF THE VENT VALVE BEING STUCK OPEN AND WHEN THE PURGE SOLENOID OPENS, IT IS POSSIBLY PULLING UNMETERED AIR IN THROUGH THE GAS TANK/EVAP SYSTEM CAUSING IT TO BECOME LEAN AND STALL. -TO TEST THAT THEORY, BLOCKED OFF THE EVAPORATIVE EMISSIONS SYSTEM COMPLETELY FROM THE ENGINE AND RETESTED. -THE VEHICLE STILL STALLS AFTER ABOUT 30 MINS/30 MILES OF DRIVING, SO THE EVAP SYSTEM IS NOT TO BLAME. -CHECKED FUEL PRESSURE DURING STALL, ALL OK (60PSI ON LOW SIDE, 495 PSI ON HIGH […]
2013 Chevrolet Malibu 2021-10-06T22:02:11+00:00

2004 Chevrolet Corvette

2021-07-09T22:02:31+00:00

Chevrolet Corvette

Mileage
69,233
Service Date
7/7/2021
Services Performed
  • -INITIALLY, THERE WAS ONLY A SERVICE TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR MESSAGE ON THE DASH -SCANNED ALL SENSORS, ALL SENSORS WERE READING. THE DASH HOWEVER, WAS NOT DISPLAYING THE RIGHT FRONT AND THE LEFT REAR PRESSURES. -RESET/REPROGRAMMED THE TPMS SYSTEM AND CLEARED THE CODES STORED IN THE REMOTE FUNCTION MODULE. TEST DROVE THE VEHICLE 7 MILES AND THE MESSAGE DID NOT RETURN. *IF THE ISSUE RETURNS, RECOMMEND REPLACING THE TPMS SENSORS AND RETESTING. -THERE WERE NO STABILITY CONTROL LIGHTS ON THE DASH INITIALLY. THERE WERE ALSO 30 CODES STORED THROUGHOUT ALL MODULES RELATED TO BATTERY VOLTAGE LOSS (ALL CODES WERE HISTORY CODES. -CLEARED ALL CODES AND TEST DROVE THE VEHICLE TO SEE IF ANYTHING RETURNED. NO CODES RETURNED DURING THE TEST DRIVE BUT THE ACTIVE HANDLING MESSAGE ILLUMINATED RANDOMLY THROUGHOUT THE DRIVE. -MONITORED THE SENSOR INPUTS IN THE ABS MODULE AND FOUND THAT THERE WAS NO CHANGE TO THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR READINGS WHEN TURNING THE WHEEL. -WHILE MONITORING THE READINGS, THE TRACTION CONTROL LIGHT CAME ON AND THE SERVICE ACTIVE HANDLING MESSAGE ILLUMINATED ON THE DASH. -SCANNED FOR CODES AGAIN C1287 ANTILOCK BRAKE SYSTEM -DUE TO THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NOT READING, IT CAN CAUSE THE C1287 CODE. -WERIFIED GOOD CONNECTION AT THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR. *RECOMMEND REPLACEMENT OF THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR, CLEARING CODES, AND TEST DRIVING THE VEHICLE TO VERIFY THAT THE ISSUE DOESN'T RETURN.
  • -VERIFIED THAT THERE IS NO ILLUMINATION IN THE HUD UNIT. -THERE IS WAS VERY WEAK AND LIMITED MOTOR MOVEMENT INITIALLY AND THEN IT STOPPED MOVING COMPLETELY. -WOULD HAVE TO START WITH REPLACEMENT OF THE HEADS UP DISPLAY UNIT AND RETEST. *REPLACEMENT OF THE HEADS UP DISPLAY UNIT REQUIRES REMOVAL OF THE DASH. THERE IS A HIGH LIKELIHOOD OF CRACKING OR OTHER DAMAGE TO THE DASH AND TRIM PIECES DURING REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION DUE TO THE AGE AND QUALITY OF THE PLASTICS.
  • -IT IS POSSIBLE TO REPLACE THE EMBLEM. BUT DUE TO IT BEING GLUED ON FROM THE FACTORY, THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGE TO THE PAINT DURING REMOVAL OF THE OLD EMBLEM DUE TO IT BEING NECESSARY TO USE HIGH HEAT APPLICATION TO MELT THE GLUE. -RECOMMEND HAVING A BODY SHOP INSTALL EMBLEM
  • *AFTER REPLACEMENT OF THE STEERING WHEEL POSITION SENSOR, CLEARED CODES AND TEST DROVE THE VEHICLE. NO WARNINGS CAME UP ON THE DASH AND NO CODES HAVE RETURNED. ***THERE ARE NO LIGHTS OR MESSAGES ON THE DASH AT THIS TIME***
  • SAVI RANCH AUTOMOTIVE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL.
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK ENGINE AIR FILTER, BREATHER FILTER, AND CABIN AIR FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NECESSARY. PERFORM BASIC SAFETY INSPECTION
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
RALPH S. gave our service a 5 star review on 7/8/2021
2004 Chevrolet Corvette 2021-07-09T22:02:31+00:00

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2021-04-08T22:02:52+00:00

Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Mileage
21,735
Service Date
4/6/2021
Services Performed
  • Remove wheel from vehicle. Computer spin balance. Reinstall wheel to vehicle and torque lug nuts to manufacturer's specifications.
  • STOCK TIRE- P265/65R18 TIRES ON VEHICLE-LT275/65R18 SPARE TIRE-P265/70R17
  • SWAP OUT SPARE TIRE CARRIER
  • CALIFORNIA TIRE TAX FEE
  • TIRE DISPOSAL
 
CODY H. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/7/2021
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2021-04-08T22:02:52+00:00

2019 Chevrolet Equinox

2021-04-04T22:02:13+00:00

Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage
15,340
Service Date
4/2/2021
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS ON DOOR JAM
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK ENGINE AIR FILTER, BREATHER FILTER, AND CABIN AIR FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NECESSARY. PERFORM BASIC SAFETY INSPECTION
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE CABIN AIR FILTER
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE ENGINE AIR FILTER
  • SAVI RANCH AUTOMOTIVE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
STEPHANIE H. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/3/2021
2019 Chevrolet Equinox 2021-04-04T22:02:13+00:00

2017 Chevrolet Tahoe

2021-02-25T23:03:02+00:00

Chevrolet Tahoe

Mileage
50,973
Service Date
2/24/2021
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS ON DOOR JAM
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK ENGINE AIR FILTER, BREATHER FILTER, AND CABIN AIR FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NECESSARY. PERFORM BASIC SAFETY INSPECTION
  • REMOVE AND REPLACE ENGINE AIR FILTER
  • Road test vehicle. Check all suspension and steering parts for wear. Check tire pressure and condition. Check riding height. Check alignment of all four wheels. Adjust caster, camber, toe-in, and thrust angle as needed on all four wheels. Center steering wheel
  • SAVI RANCH AUTOMOTIVE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • -TEST DROVE THE VEHICLE AND VERIFIED THE CUSTOMER CONCERN. -INSPECTED THE BRAKING AND SUSPENSION SYSTEM. -FOUND THE PASSENGER SIDE UPPER CONTROL ARM BOLT TO BE LOOSE CAUSING THE FRONT END ALIGNMENT TO SHIFT AS THE VEHICLE ACCELERATED OR DECELERATED (CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO BE DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. -IT DOESN'T APPEAR THAT ANYTHING WAS DAMAGED BY IT BEING LOOSE. *RECOMMEND ALIGNING THE VEHICLE AND DOUBLE CHECKING THE OTHER SUSPENSION ARM BOLTS FOR PROPER TORQUE
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
LYNSEY E. gave our service a 5 star review on 2/24/2021
2017 Chevrolet Tahoe 2021-02-25T23:03:02+00:00

2007 Chevrolet Tahoe

2020-08-29T22:01:39+00:00

Chevrolet Tahoe

Mileage
185,624
Service Date
8/27/2020
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS ON TIRE.
  • COOLING SYSTEM – Reverse Clean & Flush – All Applicable Models – [DOES NOT include R&R hoses and thermostat.]
  • CUSTOMER ADDED OIL INTO THE COOLING SYSTEM -ADVISE
  • CUSTOMER NOTE : ENGINE COMPARTMENT STAYS WARM FOR A VERY LONG TIME AFTER VEHICLE IS PARKED IN THE GARAGE
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK ENGINE AIR FILTER, BREATHER FILTER, AND CABIN AIR FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NECESSARY. PERFORM BASIC SAFETY INSPECTION
  • SAVI RANCH AUTOMOTIVE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL.
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
KENT B. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/28/2020
2007 Chevrolet Tahoe 2020-08-29T22:01:39+00:00

2005 Chevrolet Suburban

2020-08-05T22:00:32+00:00

Chevrolet Suburban

Mileage
229,301
Service Date
7/27/2020
Services Performed
  • ***AFTER REPLACEMENT OF THE OIL PICKUP TUBE, RAN THE VEHICLE UP TO NORMAL OPERATING TEMPERATURE AND THE OIL PRESSURE IS NOW NORMAL (32psi AT HOT IDLE)
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS ON TIRE.
  • -REMOVED DOOR PANEL TO GAIN ACCESS TO SCREWS TO REMOVE THE MASTER WINDOW SWITCH AND BEZEL. -FOUND ONE OF THE TABS THAT HOLDS THE MASTER SWITCH INTO THE BEZEL TO BE BROKEN. -EPOXIED THE TAB BACK INTO PLACE AND REASSEMBLED EVERYTHING. IT SEEMS TO BE HOLDING IN PLACE OK. IF IT BREAKS AGAIN, RECOMMEND REPLACING THE MASTER WINDOW SWITCH BEZEL.
  • TEST DRIVE AND ADVISE -SCANNED FOR CODES, NONE ARE STORED IN THE PCM. -STARTED AND RAN VEHICLE. HAVE NOT BEEN ABLE TO DUPLICATE THE STALLING ISSUE BUT THERE IS A LOW OIL PRESSURE INDICATOR ON THE DASH AT IDLE AND THE ENGINE STARTS TO MAKE A TICKING NOISE. -OVER FILLED THE OIL BY 2 QTS AND JACKED THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE UP AS HIGH AS POSSIBLE TO GET ALL OF THE OIL TO THE FRONT OF THE ENGINE (WHERE THE OIL PICKUP TUBE O-RING IS) AND THE OIL PRESSURE STAYED NORMAL. *ITS POSSIBLE THAT THE ENGINE SHUT ITSELF DOWN AS A SAFETY MEASURE DUE TO SEEING NO OIL PRESSURE. RECOMMEND REPLACING THE OIL PICKUP TUBE O-RING AND DRIVING VEHICLE TO SEE IF THE CONCERN RETURNS. (DON'T FEEL SAFE DRIVING THE VEHICLE WITH THE CURRENT OIL PRESSURE ISSUE)
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
DENNIS M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/4/2020
2005 Chevrolet Suburban 2020-08-05T22:00:32+00:00

2015 Chevrolet Trax

2020-05-16T22:00:57+00:00

Chevrolet Trax

Mileage
55,303
Service Date
5/13/2020
Services Performed
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS ON DOOR JAM
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK ENGINE AIR FILTER, BREATHER FILTER, AND CABIN AIR FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NECESSARY. PERFORM BASIC SAFETY INSPECTION
  • REMOVE AND REPLACED DRIVER REAR RUNNING LIGHT
  • SAVI RANCH AUTOMOTIVE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
LISA B. gave our service a 5 star review on 5/15/2020
2015 Chevrolet Trax 2020-05-16T22:00:57+00:00

2017 Chevrolet Tahoe

2020-03-28T22:01:47+00:00

Chevrolet Tahoe

Mileage
39,305
Service Date
3/27/2020
Services Performed
  • AFTER REPLACEMENT OF THE VACUUM PUMP RETESTED VACUUM LINE AT BRAKE BOOSTER AND IS NOW PULLING OVER 30 inHg OF VACUUM. THAT IS NOW WITH IN SPEC AND UPON TEST DRIVE BRAKING OPERATION RETURNED TO NORMAL
  • UPON ARRIVAL PULLED CAR INSIDE SHOP WHEN APPLYING BRAKES THE ABS IS ENGAGING WHEN IS SHOULD NOT BE AND THEN PEDAL GETS EXTREMELY HARD. CHECKED CAR FOR EXTERNAL LEAKS FOR BRAKE SYSTEM AND FOUND NONE. PULLED CODES AND GOT: U0077-00 CONTROL MODULE COMMUNICATION CHASSIS EXPANSION CAN BUS OFF C025E-06 BRAKE BOOSTER VACUUM SENSOR CIRCUIT – LOW VOLTAGE/OPEN -TESTED VACUUM LINE GOING TO BRAKE BOOSTER AND IS ONLY PUTTING OUT 13inHg WHEN IT CALLS FOR 27inHg OR MORE OF VACUUM RECOMMEND REPLACING VACUUM PUMP AND RETESTING
 
LYNSEY E. gave our service a 5 star review on 3/28/2020
2017 Chevrolet Tahoe 2020-03-28T22:01:47+00:00

2010 Chevrolet Silverado

2019-06-23T22:01:08+00:00

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
112,874
Service Date
6/20/2019
Services Performed
  • SAVI RANCH AUTOMOTIVE OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
  • LUBRICATE AND CHECK CHASSIS. CHANGE OIL AND OIL FILTER. CHECK ENGINE AIR FILTER, BREATHER FILTER, AND CABIN AIR FILTER. CHECK ALL FLUID LEVELS AND TOP OFF AS NECESSARY. PERFORM BASIC SAFETY INSPECTION
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
  • CHECK AND ADJUST TIRE PRESSURE TO RECOMMENDED SPECIFICATIONS ON DOOR JAM
  • CUSTOMER WANTS QUOTE FOR WORK NEEDED DOES NOT NEED CAR BACK TILL 6/20/19 AT 11 AM
  • VALVE COVER GASKET – Remove and Replace – 1500,V8,Gas/Ethanol Right Side – [Includes: Camshaft Covers on Over Head Cam Engines.]
  • Install power steering cleaner. Flush power steering lines, pump, rack and pinion, and or gear box. Install new power steering fluid. Install power steering additive to revitalize seals and . Road test vehicle.
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
  • RADIATOR HOSE – Remove and Replace – 1500 Both
  • COOLING SYSTEM – Reverse Clean and Flush – All Applicable Models – [DOES NOT include R and R hoses and thermostat.]
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
  • Check brake fluid for moisture and contamination. Inspect all hydraulic line and hoses. Inspect calipers and wheel cylinders. Inspect master cylinder and cap. Flush entire brake system including master cylinder, calipers, wheel cylinders until clean.
  • HAZARDOUS DISPOSAL
 
BRENT C. gave our service a 5 star review on 6/22/2019
2010 Chevrolet Silverado 2019-06-23T22:01:08+00:00