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My check engine light goes on when I go up a hill or speed up then it goes off and on
If the vehicle is not overheating and the check engine light is NOT "flashing", and there are no other outward indications of the engine malfunctioning, it is safe to drive the car until it is convenient for you to request...
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Does anyone know the spark plug firing order for a 1992 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6? Changed out my spark plug wires, starts wants to die.
Hi there. Here is some info for you to review. 1991-1994 2.9L and 3.0L Engines Firing Order 1-4-2-5-3-6 - 1995 And Later 3.0L V-6 With DIS Ignition System Firing Order 1-4-2-5-3-6.
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Rewired my spark plugs 4-1-5-2-6-3 all correct. When I turn on the truck it sounds normal the first 2 seconds then it starts sound
The firing order for this engine is 142536 and not 415263. You need to correct this and then the engine may run better. The order is clockwise 142536.
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Motor mounts
Hi There, I would certainly recommend checking the other remaining motor and transmission mounts since these are all part of what balances the motor in the chassis and keeps it from vibrating. As you know, these motor mounts are typically...
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92 nissan maxima stalling problems
You should first replace the fuel filter and see if this helps condition. If filter does not help then have fuel pressure checked to see if the fuel pump is producing enough pressure and have it replaced if below specifications....
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My 92 Nissan Maxima is shaking/vibrating; loss of acceleration especially trying to up hills. I've changed air filter.
With a twenty five year old car, it really could be anything. So you have to start with the basics. The air filter was a good beginning, but other maintenance items like the fuel filter, spark plugs and ignition wires...
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Engine dies and backfires
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem that may be getting an inconsistent amount of fuel to the motor, which may be what is causing the backfiring and the bogging down. A faulty or leaking...
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One of my fuel injector burned out what's wrong?
If you are referring to the electrical solenoid within the injector, like any electrical part it can fail due to degradation of the insulation, wire breaks and so forth. The injector can be tested while still on the car and...
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I was driving my 92 grand Marquis on the highway and all of a sudden it stopped tried cranking back up just click changed alternat
Hi there. When you turn the ignition key and you hear a clicking sound, it's due to one of three things. First, the ignition relay is damaged. Second, the starter relay is damaged. Third, the starter itself is damaged or...
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I have a crank no start issue. I'm not getting any spark
It seems like you have addressed the common culprits that can cause a no spark situation. However another component that is a common failure point in Acura / Honda products of that era is the ignitor. The ignition ignitor is...
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Car is squealing but not when a/c is off, no power when pressing on gas, hesitates to get fuel & has horrible gas mileage& more
Hi there. I think your best bet is to have one of our professional mechanics come to your location and complete a car is getting poor gas mileage inspection. This will allow them to inspect your fuel system and ignition...
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Left front blinker won't blink when the lights are on or parking lights
Be sure the bulb filament is intact, although if the turn signal works, as you say, when the headlights or parking lights are off, the filament is probably OK. For some reason, the turn signal circuit is being interrupted by...
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My window rolls down but has a major problem rolling up.
The window motors can certainly be the cause of the windows struggle to go up. From age, the window motors may have worn windings and drawing too much power. Also, the window regulator or window tracks can also be causes....
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I changed the fuel pump in my car thinking that it was the problem, but I'm still not getting power to my fuel pump.
If there is access to a wiring diagram, you can disconnect the fuel pump harness and install a test light in between the power and ground circuits and turn the key to accessory or try to start the vehicle and...
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Gasket sealer required for water pump and thermostat? 1992 Subaru Legacy
Hi there - no, gasket sealer should not be required. the thermostat should come with an o-ring, and the water pump should come with a paper-like gasket. Neither should require gasket sealant as long as the o-ring and gasket are...
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Why does my temperature gauge go into the red when using the heater in my 1992 Chevrolet Lumina
Hello. There area lot of things that can cause this. The first thing I would check is the thermostat. If the thermostat is not opening right then this will occur. If the thermostat is fine then it may have a...
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I'm replacing a water pump in a Subaru Legacy. Do I need to use gasket sealant when replacing it? 1992 Subaru Legacy
Hi there - no, gasket sealer should not be required. the thermostat should come with an o-ring, and the water pump should come with a paper-like gasket. Neither should require gasket sealant as long as the o-ring and gasket are...
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I can't locate the headlight relay for my 1992 Oldsmobile Bravada 4.3L type W.
Hi there. Check under the dashboard around the mounting surface for the steering column and you will see a fuse box. In that fuse box you will find the flasher and a relay. The relay is for the high and...
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Loud ticking from an injector
Hi there. If the ticking you are hearing is due to faulty injectors then the vehicle will likely experience a misfire, or other noticeable performance issues, as a faulty injector will disrupt the air fuel ratio. If you are not...

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