GMC Acadia: Jerks When Accelerating Diagnosis

A very common problem is when a vehicle jerks when accelerating.  If your GMC Acadia is jerking when you press the gas, there are a few common issues that can cause this to happen.  These include misfiring, fuel delivery issues, the catalytic converter, and more.   GMC Acadia:  Jerks When Accelerating Causes Your Acadia’s engine … Read moreGMC Acadia: Jerks When Accelerating Diagnosis

GMC Acadia:  Exhaust Leak → Symptoms & Diagnosis

  One of the most common automotive problems is an exhaust leak.  Leaking exhaust can be loud, smelly, and (depending on where the leak is coming from) dangerous.  If your GMC Acadia has a leaking exhaust system, it should not be ignored.   Leaking Exhaust Symptoms:  GMC Acadia A leaking exhaust system affects your Acadia … Read moreGMC Acadia:  Exhaust Leak → Symptoms & Diagnosis

GMC Acadia: Engine Rattle → Causes & Diagnosis

A rattling engine can be very disturbing.  If your GMC Acadia is experiencing this problem, we’ll cover the most common causes.  A rattling engine can be caused be the exhaust, timing chain, loose accessories, and much more.   Engine Rattling Causes:  GMC Acadia Here are the most common causes of a rattling sound in your … Read moreGMC Acadia: Engine Rattle → Causes & Diagnosis

GMC Acadia Transmission Slipping → Diagnosis

If your GMC Acadia’s transmission has been slipping, it is a very serious problem.  It’ll get worse in a relatively short period of time, leaving the vehicle inoperable.  You’ll want to find out what is wrong, and have it repaired quickly, before any further lasting damage can occur.  We’ve lined out some of the most … Read moreGMC Acadia Transmission Slipping → Diagnosis

GMC Acadia:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

  A very common problem that affects all vehicles (including the GMC Acadia) is blue smoke coming from the exhaust.  Reasons for blue exhaust smoke include bad valve seals, valve train wear in general, the PCV valve, burning transmission fluid and more. Blue smoke indicates that your Acadia’s engine is burning oil.  The question is … Read moreGMC Acadia:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis