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Chevrolet Axes Colorado’s Base Model

Chevrolet is cutting down its lineup by discontinuing the cheapest variant of the Colorado. The decision came a month after Nissan announced it is stopping the production of the four-cylinder...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0452 Code: Evaporative Control System Pressure Sensor Low Input

While more common in Chevy and Dodge vehicles, P0452 is a generic OBD-II code that’s supported by various makes and models. However, keep in mind that diagnostic and repair steps...Read more

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P0012 Code: Intake (A) Camshaft Position Timing – Over-Retarded (Bank 1)

If your check engine light is illuminated and you notice your engine is suffering from poor idling or struggling to start properly, there may be an issue with its camshaft...Read more

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P0017 Code: Camshaft Position B – Camshaft Position Correlation (Bank 1)

The P0017 error code means there might be an issue with your engine’s camshaft and crankshaft. These two vital components must be perfectly synchronized for your car’s engine to perform...Read more

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There’s a Shortage of RVs: Is Now the Perfect Time for a Camper Van Conversion?

An increase in recreational vehicle (RV) sales is one unexpected result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the current state of affairs, dealers have seen a 170 percent jump in...Read more

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Here’s What the 2021 Chevy Colorado Will Look Like

Back in October 2019, Chevrolet introduced the ZR2 variant of the 2021 Colorado. This time around, the automaker finally revealed what the model will look like with its refreshed appearance...Read more

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Chevrolet Dropping Ax on Malibu in 2022

Amid Chevrolet's cost-cutting efforts, reports have surfaced that the automaker is dropping the ax on the Malibu by 2022. Citing an unnamed source, GM Authority published a report stating the...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0507 Code: Idle Control System RPM Higher than Expected

The issues that trigger a P0507 code are usually not severe enough to prevent you from driving your car, but it can cause some difficulties. Arm yourself with the necessary...Read more

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GM SUVs Get Better Fuel Economy Ratings for 2021

New EPA fuel economy ratings for the 2021 Chevrolet Suburban, GMC Yukon, and Yukon XL are out, and it looks like loyal customers will be delighted with the improved city...Read more

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New Leveling Kit Now Available for Chevy Colorado

In January this year, reports of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon getting a front leveling kit surfaced. GM Authority found order guides, which the website claimed to contain details...Read more

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How GM Plans to Keep Its Dealerships Virus-Free

As the company prepares to restart production on May 18 with its dealerships expected to reopen across the United States, General Motors is rolling out new safety measures to keep...Read more

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Chevrolet Trailblazer Quietly Arrives in the U.S.

Chevrolet's new Trailblazer is now available in the United States, but the model is taking a hit from the pandemic and ongoing lockdowns in the region. According to a Reuters...Read more

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Chevrolet Bolt EV Recalled for Unusual Defect

A recall may be unusual at times but as long as it puts safety at risk, it will be worth issuing. Such is the case for General Motors, which just...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0496 Code: EVAP Flow During a Non-Purge Condition

Is your vehicle recording a P0496 on your OBD-II scanner? This code, which is one of the many OBD-II codes that can trigger the Check Engine Light, may not present...Read more

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How to Detail Your Car’s Exterior: Get a Showroom Shine with These Key Detailing Tips

National Car Care Month, which is celebrated every April, acts as a reminder to take care of all aspects of your vehicle—including the exterior. Although many owners think a quick...Read more

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Chevrolet Regains #2 Spot in Truck Wars

No global outbreak is going to stop Chevrolet from reclaiming its number 2 position back from Ram in America's truck wars. It has been a year since Ram overtook Chevrolet...Read more

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GM Delays Product Development on New Models

General Motors is postponing the development of updated models supposedly scheduled for release this year due to coronavirus concerns. Vehicles affected by the temporary suspension in production now won't arrive...Read more

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Is Chevrolet Giving the 2021 Colorado a Price Increase?

Five years on the market and the Chevrolet Colorado is finally getting its much-deserved facelift for the 2021 model year along with its corporate cousin, the GMC Canyon. But with...Read more

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Unofficial 2021 Chevrolet Suburban Prices Released

Pricing for the 2021 Chevrolet Suburban is making rounds online ahead of an official release from the automaker. According to online publication CarsDirect.com, which published the price list, the information...Read more

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2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer Gets Mediocre EPA Ratings

The EPA ratings for the 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer's range-topping all-wheel-drive are now out, and it's not looking too good. According to the numbers released on the official EPA website, the...Read more

OBD-II Trouble Codes

P0174 Code: System Too Lean (Cylinder Bank 2)

While the P0174 OBD-II trouble code is not manufacturer-specific and is considered a generic powertrain code, it can be more common in certain car makes than others. More specifically, a...Read more

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Chevrolet Traverse Gets Stylish Updates for 2021

Chevrolet is giving the Traverse a fresh look for the 2021 model year, including a revised equipment list and updated exterior styling. For the exterior, the three-row SUV is getting...Read more

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Chevrolet to Release Electric Truck by 2025

The list of automakers looking to release an electric pickup in the near future keeps getting longer, now with Chevrolet joining the fray. In a recent announcement, General Motors confirmed...Read more

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Here’s What We Know About GM’s 11 Upcoming EVs

It's no longer a secret that General Motors is looking to release no less than 11 new vehicles as part of its electrification efforts in the next few years. The...Read more

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These Are All the EVs Coming to GM Soon

General Motors is poised to launch two electric Cadillac SUVs and the GMC Hummer electric pickup truck this year. But the automaker will not be slowing down on its EV...Read more

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GM Models to Reuse Parts Due to Cost-Cutting Plans

General Motors is starting to put its cost-cutting plans into action with an announcement of additional models getting cutbacks and getting some parts eliminated. At the recent GM Capital Markets...Read more

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Game-Changing Tech Finds Way to GM SUVs

The Chevrolet Tahoe, Chevrolet Suburban, GMC Yukon, and Cadillac Escalade are getting an important infotainment feature for the 2021 model year. The full-size SUVs from General Motors will all be...Read more

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Chevrolet Ends Production of Iconic Sedan

Chevrolet is saying goodbye to an iconic model as the company ends the production of its full-size family sedan, the Chevrolet Impala. The Detroit Free Press confirmed the news and...Read more

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Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison Gets More Off-Road Add-Ons

As if the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison was not great enough, General Motors is releasing a more hardcore version of the model. The automaker hit the jackpot when it first...Read more

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Chevrolet Gives Huge Discounts on 2019 Blazer

Over a year ago, Chevrolet made heads turn when it revived the Blazer SUV without its typical body-on-frame chassis. The model, instead, rode the same platform as the GMC Acadia...Read more

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2021 Chevrolet Tahoe Packs More Tech

The 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe is arriving soon and General Motors is hyping the customers even more with the release of basic pricing for the new and improved model, with the...Read more

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Chevrolet Unveils 2021 Equinox—With Camaro Styling

The Chevrolet Equinox continues to follow the footsteps of its corporate sibling, the Silverado, showing strong sales performance with 30% of General Motors' small- to mid-size SUVs and second to...Read more

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Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon Get New Suspension Kits

Stiffer competition in the United States' mid-size truck segment is brewing, thanks to the recent updates on the Toyota Tacoma and Ford Ranger. But if it looked like there is...Read more

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GM Shares Preview of New Chevy and GMC Electric Pickups

General Motors is investing no less than $2.2 billion in the retooling of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant where the company's first new electric pickups will be built by the end of...Read more

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This Chevy Silverado Gets More Camouflage Than Other Models

From the point of view of automakers, buyers like it better if a vehicle matches their personality, which explains why Chevrolet is making a variety of Silverado 1500 special editions...Read more

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EPA Ratings for 2020 Chevrolet Blazer Turbo Now Out

Chevrolet just introduced the all-new Blazer in 2019, but the automaker is wasting no time in improving the mid-size crossover. For the 2020 model year, Chevrolet is adding a new...Read more

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Chevrolet Tahoe Gets Price Markdowns for 2021

The 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe is set to go on sale later this year, with reports claiming it is likely arriving in the summer or early fall. Apparently, before the new...Read more

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Chevrolet Blazer Gets Important Changes for 2020

Just a little over a year since General Motors revived the Chevrolet Blazer nameplate in the form of a new mid-size crossover, the automaker is already making a few changes...Read more

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GM Issues Recalls for More Than 900,000 Vehicles

General Motors is recalling more than 900,000 vehicles worldwide due to fire risks and brake software issues. Two separate recalls were announced by the largest U.S. automaker, one affecting over...Read more

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NHTSA Upgrades Probe on 1.7 Million GM Vehicles

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced it is upgrading an ongoing investigation into 1.7 million General Motors vehicles over defective windshield wipers. The agency opened the probe in November...Read more

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Is GM Giving the Silverado and Sierra an Independent Suspension?

Chevrolet's 2021 Tahoe and Suburban are slated to debut soon and both models are coming with advanced, independent rear-suspension design. The new setup enhances the overall ride quality and vehicle...Read more

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GM Invests $1.5 Billion for Midsize Pickups

General Motors recently confirmed that production for the next-generation Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon will remain in Wentzville, Missouri. The company also announced it will be investing $1.5 billion for...Read more

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Chevrolet Unveils All-New 2021 Tahoe

Chevrolet revealed its long-awaited full-size SUV for the 2021 model year–the all-new Tahoe. Advertised as the larger sibling of the Suburban, the Tahoe is armed with new features that target...Read more

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New-Gen Chevrolet Suburban Arrives with Diesel Option

Having the longest-running nameplate in the automotive industry can put a lot of pressure on the automaker each time it decides to come up with a new iteration. This is...Read more

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Chevrolet Releases Full Pricing for 2021 Trailblazer

Chevrolet released the full pricing for the upcoming Trailblazer and it is now officially the brand's cheapest SUV. The automaker previously announced that the crossover's price would not go over...Read more

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Chevrolet Suburban Earns Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

The Chevrolet Suburban earns another badge of honor as it becomes the first inanimate object to earn a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. While it seems the model...Read more

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New Chevrolet Trailblazer Getting Five Trim Levels for 2020

When the Chevrolet Trailblazer was discontinued in the United States in 2009, the model went on to prosper globally, which is why it comes as no surprise Chevrolet decided to...Read more

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Chevrolet Blazer to Become a 450-Horsepower SUV?

If there's anything Chevrolet Blazer lovers could wish for, it would most likely be additional power for the family crossover. Blazer owners would agree the vehicle's current form is far...Read more

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2020 Chevrolet Equinox Aces IIHS Safety Test

The newest edition of the Chevrolet Equinox joins the ranks of the Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5 as one of the safest SUVs in the market as the model emerged...Read more

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Consumers Spend More Money on These Chevrolet Blazer Trims

Chevrolet’s decision to revive the Blazer nameplate as a mid-size crossover instead of the trusted SUV it has been for decades made a lot of people doubt the model's future...Read more

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Chevrolet Pulls out SS from Stores to Fix Power Steering Problem

General Motors is pulling out the Chevrolet SS to fix a problem with the model's steering assembly. This recent recall serves as a follow-up to a previous recall issued by...Read more

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GM Issues Stop-sale on Silverado and Sierra Over Fire Risk

Two more models are hounded by fire risk issues that have been plaguing the industry in recent weeks. General Motors has issued a stop-sale order for 2019-2020 Chevrolet Silverado and...Read more

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2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer Crossover Is Cheaper Than Trax

Chevrolet is bringing the Trailblazer back for the 2021 model year, but this time as a small crossover instead of the original truck-based mid-size SUV. A few months ahead of...Read more

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Ford, GM Suffer Huge Blows After Discontinuing Compact Cars

At this point, it is no longer surprising when automakers announce the discontinuation of compact cars in their lineup given consumers' proclivity toward bigger vehicles such as SUVs, crossovers, and...Read more

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Is Chevrolet Bringing the Three-Row Blazer to America?

Following the recent release of a three-row Chevrolet Blazer in China, speculations are swirling that the automaker is mulling over bringing the model to the United States. Chevrolet’s popular mid-size...Read more

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GM Wants Chevy Suburban to Be Texas’ Official Vehicle

General Motors, through a petition on Change.org, is lobbying for the Chevrolet Suburban to be named as the official vehicle of Texas. GM Authority was the first to report the...Read more

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Chevrolet Announces Price Slash on Equinox

Chevrolet is ushering in the holiday season with an offer you can't refuse—a price slash on its Equinox. The crossover is one of the stronger players in the brand’s current...Read more

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Chevrolet Gives E-10 Concept Electric Power Boost

Chevrolet takes hot rodding to an electrifying level with its new E-10 concept, which headlined the SEMA show for the company this year. Hot rodding is the practice of packing...Read more

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A Closer Look at the Chevrolet Silverado and its Special Edition Lineup

The Chevrolet Silverado's roots run deep in American car culture. General Motors’ marquee full-size pickup truck is loved by many for the balance it offers as both a work truck...Read more

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Silverado, Sierra Diesel Trucks Likely Getting Tow Rating Increase

The Duramax engine could be getting improvements soon. Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra's diesel variants may be getting a welcome upgrade in their tow ratings, thanks to a potential improvement...Read more

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GM Recalls over 600,000 Vehicles for Unintended Braking

General Motors is pulling out 638,000 sport utility vehicles off the market in the United States due to faulty wheel-speed sensor. According to the automaker, the sensor failure could  activate...Read more

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GM’s New-Gen Full-Size SUVs Confirmed for Launch

General Motors is coming up with new generations of its full-size SUVs–the Cadillac Escalade, GMC Yukon, and Chevrolet Suburban–for the 2021 model year, the company's CEO Mary Barra confirmed. Barra,...Read more

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Parts Shortage Stop Production of New Chevrolet Blazer

Chevrolet is in the middle of production for the new Blazer that will feature a four-cylinder turbo engine. But the model, which what was supposed to be released for the...Read more

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Chevrolet Introduces Silverado Off-Road Racing Version

Amid the growing competition in the truck segment, automakers are hell-bent on finding an edge over their competitors. Chevrolet is no exception as it introduces an off-road racing version of...Read more

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Chevrolet to Increase Colorado ZR2 Bison Production in 2020

Chevrolet may have low expectations when it launched the Colorado ZR2 Bison earlier this year, but the rugged pickup seems to have given the company something to bank on. According...Read more

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Chevrolet Reportedly Adding Turbo-4 Engine to Blazer

When Chevrolet released the reborn Blazer as a crossover after 14 years of hiatus, it drew mixed reactions from the public. But now that the situation has calmed down, the...Read more

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Chevrolet Gives Silverado New Midnight and Rally Special Editions

Chevrolet recently revealed two new special editions for the Silverado at the State Fair of Texas–the Midnight and the Rally and Midnight. The Silverado Midnight Edition boasts a two-inch suspension...Read more

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Chevrolet Impala’s Final Production Year: What to Expect

It's no secret the 2020 model year will be the final production year for the Chevrolet Impala. The automaker is closing the curtains on the iconic sedan early next year...Read more

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Chevrolet Axes Malibu Hybrid Version

Chevrolet is trimming down its lineup for the 2020 model year as the automaker just announced it will no longer offer a hybrid version of the Malibu, according to a...Read more

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Chevrolet Launches Three New Trims for 2020 Silverado

General Motors will be offering three new value packages from the eight trims currently available for the Chevrolet Silverado for the 2020 model year, reports say. According to GM Authority,...Read more

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New Chevy Silverado ZRX Pickup Might Arrive for 2022 MY

A recent report from Muscle Cars & Trucks claims that the new built-for-the-off-road Chevrolet Silverado ZRX pickup will be arriving for the 2022 model year. The report, which cites "sources...Read more

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GM Promises New Interior Tech for 2021 Models

General Motors recently announced it will be strengthening the infotainment system setup of vehicles across its brands for the 2021 model year. This includes models from the Chevrolet, GMC, Cadillac,...Read more

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GM Sued for Selling Trucks not Compatible with U.S. Diesel Fuel

General Motors is facing a lawsuit for allegedly selling "hundreds of thousands" of diesel trucks with engines that are not compatible with the diesel fuel in the United States. The...Read more

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Chevy Eager to Reclaim #2 Spot from Ram

Chevrolet is working hard to reclaim its spot as the second bestselling brand in the truck segment, which was recently secured by Ram, and catch up on league-leading Ford. And...Read more

Features

GM Cracked Dash Lawsuit & Recall: What’s the Update?

Years after complaints first emerged against General Motors, owners are still seeking solutions to their cracked dash woes. If you own a Chevrolet Silverado or Tahoe, or any of the...Read more

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Ram Closes in on F-150 Sales Figures

The Ram pickup is continuously making its mark in the competitive truck segment as it approaches sales figures of industry leader Ford F-150. The Ford F-150 has a solid hold...Read more

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2021 Chevrolet Tahoe Reportedly Getting Independent Rear Suspension

Ahead of its release for the 2021 model year, the upcoming version of the Chevrolet Tahoe is reportedly being fitted with an independent rear suspension. It was recently revealed that...Read more

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Honda U.S. Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Restored Vintage Chevy Apache

Sixty years after the brand set foot in the United States, Honda restored a 1961 Chevrolet Apache pickup as an homage to the Japanese automaker’s early days in the American...Read more

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GM Shares More Details on “Unhackable” C8 Corvette

Aside from breaking company tradition by having its powertrain mounted in the middle of the car, and possibly ditching the pushrod V8 engine for the 4.2-liter V8 with overhead cams...Read more

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Chevrolet Equinox, GMC Terrain to Drop Diesel AWD in 2020

General Motors is dropping the diesel all-wheel drive for the Equinox and Terrain from its order list beginning 2020. The automaker confirmed the news, citing low sales on the diesel/all-wheel...Read more

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Eight Most Famous American Celebrity Car Collectors

Celebrities are known for their great sense of style. But apart from the usual clothes and accessories, some of them have developed a keen taste for exquisite automobiles. From a...Read more

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GM Delays Launch of Diesel Engines for Big Trucks to 2020

General Motors is delaying the launch of the brand’s new inline-six turbodiesel engine in its models Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 until model year 2020. The postponement is...Read more

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The Definitive Top 15 Most Iconic Hollywood Cars in Pop Culture

Hollywood has given us some of the most iconic automobiles in history. Their influence has been so great that they span generations. We associate these classic cars with the actors...Read more

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Power Stop Z36 Brake Rotor and Pad Install

My 2007 Chevrolet Suburban was due for brakes as well as new rotors. I decided to make it a father/son project and teach my 13 year old son how easy...Read more

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Review: Monroe Shocks

Project: Monroe Shocks Install Vehicle: 2005 Chevy Tahoe LT Owner/Installer: Stan Maloof Level of Difficulty: Easy Over the past few months, I’ve noticed a big change in the way my...Read more

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Review: K&N 57 Series Generation II Air Intake Kit and Hypertech Power Programmer

Overview Products: K&N 57 Series Generation II Air Intake Kit and Hypertech Power Programmer Vehicle: 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe 5.3L Level of Difficulty: Easy Background We’ve owned our Tahoe for more...Read more

DIY

How-to Video: Replacing Front Bumper End Caps on 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Ever wondered how to replace a front bumper end cap? This video from roadragecustoms shows us how to install a new Replacement Front Bumper End on a 2010 Chevrolet Silverado...Read more

Guides

Classic Report: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

When Ford introduced the Mustang on April 17, 1964, the company not only created a new car that gave Lee Iacocca the status of legend in the automotive industry, it...Read more

Reviews

2007 Corvette Z06 Road Test

The gut-thumping acceleration of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 plastered such a big smile on my face that my jaws got tired. Corvette Z06 DashEven though the Z06 looks a lot...Read more

DIY

Common Questions Asked by Motorists

Q: Every once in a while I can hear a squeak or metal grinding noise coming out of the front wheels. It happens mostly at low speeds while turning. When...Read more

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2005 Chevrolet Equinox Road Test

The Equinox SUV is the latest model in Chevy's new product blitz, and it fills a niche that is very popular with competitors. The car-based Equinox stacks up against the...Read more

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2008 Chevrolet Malibu Road Test

General Motors' newest cars - the Saturn Aura, Cadillac CTS and now the Chevrolet Malibu - are evidence of a sea change taking place at the General's house. The 2008...Read more

Reviews

2004 Chevrolet SSR Road Test

Category: $40,000 to $45,000 Convertible Pickup Truck Who should buy this car: A person looking for a cross between a sports car and a pickup truck that is fun to...Read more

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2004 Chevrolet Malibu Road Test

The mid-size four door sedan segment of the new car market is very crowded with lots of excellent offerings. The Honda Accord and Toyota Camry are just two of the...Read more

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2002 Chevrolet Avalanche Road Test

Category:$30,000 - $35,000 Large 4-Door Pickup TruckWho should buy this car:Someone looking for a cross between an SUV and a pickup truckComparable models in this class:Ford Super Crew Avalanche is...Read more

Guides

A Short Course on Cooling Systems

This article is broken down into four sections: What is a cooling system?How does a cooling system work?The components of a cooling systemCooling system maintenance & Repair What is a...Read more

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