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I had my chevy cruze jumpstarted and after running it for 30 minutes. When it was jump started the check engine light came on and after driving the car I checked what codes popped up and it was p069e and p2535.  I haven’t drove my car since january 23 because I broke my right ankle and was recovering. Does anyone know what the problem is.
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Hello I have a 2005 Chevy equinox with a 3.4 liter engine in it it over heated and the check engine light came on had the code read and it says cooling system malfunction under that code it consists of thermostat waterpump and cooling sensor I have replaced all 3 and it’s still over heats I am not leaking any antifreeze anywhere nor is any blowing out of my tail pipe nor is any huge clouds of white smoke the only Time I loose antifreeze is when it over heats and the car goes into safety mode and then I am only looking it out of the tank where the antifreeze goes it has that little tank on it that is pressurized as the radiator is a closed system I don’t know what else to do than other start pulling plugs to check for a bad head or I take gasket
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Good afternoon, I drive a 2009 Mazda 6 Ts2 I took my car for a MOT and the most costly service they provide, there where some repairs, costing a total of over £800. 2/3 weeks later of normal driving, i hear an awful noise from a wheel, i return the car and ask them to check. He tells me that the sliders in the carrier had ‘rotted’ and caused the calipers to seize, this wore down the brake pads because it was holding onto the disks, and this damaged the disks and calipers irreparably. so they need to be replaced. Front and back. This will cost a further £800 He tells me that in their ‘major service’ they checked the brakes but the caliper was OK, so there was no way of quoting it up. because then they would be “over-quoting me and ripping me off”. Now, if the most expensive service they provide couldn’t (didn’t) find this problem, then when would it ever normally be found before it’s too late? I’m thinking that maybe its possible they messed up my brakes during the service or missed this problem, and are trying to cover for it So my main question is, is this a legit unforeseeable problem, or am i being taken for a fool? thank-you.
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