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1990 Ford F-150 4x4 truck was started then died went back to start it again an got no dash lights an truck does nothing
If you lost all electrical power then you may have a problem with ignition switch or the charging system failed. If you can get a jump start and it starts and runs then check charging system. If jumping it does...
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No power in cab
If the issue is limited to no power to the dash lights, basically you need only trace that circuit. Typically such tracing is performed with a basic volt-ohmmeter and the factory wiring diagram in hand. If the problem is broader,...
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Miata won't shift into gears. Clutch seems fine! It will go into all gears when car is off. help!
Your car may have more than one problem with the clutch. You should first check the clutch hydraulic master cylinder to make sure you have fluid in it and pump the clutch pedal several times before you try and start...
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Jeep has mph and gas gauge broken, has a death wobble, and is stuck on 2nd just want to see how much that would cost me
Hi Ricky. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I've forwarded your question to our sales and service department to see if they can put together an estimate for you. There are several possible reasons why the speedometer and fuel tank isn't...
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I have a 90 Buick skylark. Smoke is coming in through air vents and smell like antifreeze. Anti leaking out can it be heatingcore
It is very likely that it could be a heater core or heater hose causing this issue. I would recommend having the engine running and wait for the Mist to come and determine where it is coming from visually with...
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Replaced fuel pump now stalling and hard start
Depending on the reasoning for replacing the fuel pump, it may be that there are additional issues with maintaining fuel pressure such as a bad fuel pressure regulator. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of...
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I recently cleaned my battery terminals and when i connected everything back together my car just cranks and doesn't start any ide
Try to hold your throttle about 1/4 and see if it starts and then slowly return throttle to idle so computer will relearn idle again. If this does not help then you will need further diagnosis by a mechanic like...
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hey i have a 1990 ford probe GT and it has some sort of electrical issue where it start by itself. it needs to be jump started. bu
The problem sounds like the starter solenoid is sticking. You will need to check the small wire to starter to see if it is getting power all the time and if it is not powered then replace starter. If it...
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Have a 1990 bronco xlt 5.8 switched transmission from a 1995 c6 tranny the transmission gears timing is off wat can i do
Have a transmission mechanic check the transmission to see if it is an internal problem or just the governor needs replaced. You may just have the kick down linkage adjusted wrong and needs a simple reset of linkage. This can...
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got spark, got gas from injectors, cranks but won't start
You will need to check to see if there is spark getting to the spark plugs at end of wires. You may need a cap and rotor. If there is spark at plugs and have fuel pressure and injector pulse...
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My 1990 toyota landcruiser turbo diese 1HDT has a top speed of 180 km/hr but it max out at 140km/hr. How can I fix this issue?
Hi Henry. Thanks for contacting us today. Although a vehicle might have a "top speed" (on the speedometer) - most vehicles are limited for safety or government regulations. A Land Cruiser should NEVER accelerate past 80 MPH as they are...
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i need to know a replacement body/frame part name
Hi Joseph. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I think you're better served to contact a body shop or Mazda dealership, so you can get the specific parts that require replacement. We are unable to offer bodywork repair service advice or...
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Throttle cable feels bound. Not smooth pedal feel. Idle's around 1500rpm. Replaced throttle body with BBK unit
Hi Spunkyprep. Thanks for contacting us today. I think your root issue is the aftermarket throttle body. I would recommend purchasing an OEM throttle body kit (which will include all supporting hardware) and reviewing the service and repair manual for...
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Car clicks once but won’t start!
Considering everything that's been replaced, the most likely cause of this issue is faulty wiring or a loose connection somewhere on a part that has been replaced. My best recommendation would be to go over everything that has been replaced...
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My car will hiccup while driving, it only does this for the first 5-10 min of driving. also struggles when first started.
If you are referring to the first few minutes of driving when the engine is cold, the engine coolant temperature sensor must be working properly to signal the PCM to enrich the mixture on cold start. If there is a...
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just charged up good battery, now i need to jump the car just to start it up. what do i need fixed to keep battery charged up?
Hi Alyssa. Thanks for contacting us today. It's hard to say what needs to be fixed without knowing the precise source of your issue. If your battery was tested fine at the auto parts store, that doesn't always mean that...
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I have a 90 honda accord,while driving headlights go dim then eventually car dies out and wont start up
What you are describing sounds like an ignition coil pack that may be failing. Ignition coils are prone to this type of erratic functioning or heat cycling when they are beginning to fail due to the temperature fluctuations under the...
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Runs fine but doesn’t accelerate after I step on the break
Hi Dagoberto. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Sometimes issues like you've described are caused by a worn out torque converter, while in some instances, it's as simple as dirty transmission fluid or an inner seal leak. It can also be...
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The car ran for a few seconds then died and won’t redstart.
I would recommend retracing your steps to make sure everything was reinstalled correctly. It is possible that the distributor timing could have been adjusted somehow. The distributor is a very important part of the engine running properly and if any...
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Hi. Not sure if your diagnostics are free. We own an Izuzu Trooper, and recently, we have been getting a "reduced power" light, wh
The issue you are writing in about is common enough that a specific diagnostic, namely a reduced engine power diagnostic is performed by technicians dispatched by YourMechanic. The diagnostic cost is around $80 to $90, depending on zip code (if...

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