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1993 F350 Steering Column
The interchange, and answer to your question, depends on exactly how your column was originally set up, that is is there an overdrive switch, tilt function and so forth? All of these possibilities are cataloged at Car-Part.com and you can...
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What would be causing my truck to have a hard time accelerating, jerking occasionally when pressing and releasing gas pedal?
Hi There, A number of things may cause the jerking and hesitation reaction you describe. Things like camshaft position sensors, fuel pressure problems (injectors, fuel pressure regulator, fuel pump, etc), faulty oxygen sensors, ignition problems a number of other possibilities....
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Car accelerates from stop fine but sluggish after that
Hi there. Sometimes problems like you've indicated can be due to a clogged catalytic converter, small exhaust leak, fuel system components dirty or clogged with debris or ignition system components that are worn out. Anytime you have a check engine...
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Car starts cutting off after running with a/c
Hi there. When the AC is active, it creates additional load and drag on the motor. Due to this fact, existing minor fuel or ignition system component issues tend to be exaggerated when the AC is working hard to cool...
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93 chevy Astro won't start
If the engine cranks at adequate RPM, be sure there is adequate fuel in the fuel tank and that the fuel is not older than 3 months. Download any OBD-I trouble codes that have been stored and examine those codes...
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Is there away to test if the temperature sensor is working?
If your car died while driving and doesn't re-start, it probably isn't because of the temp sensor. In the rare occasions that a temp sensor could cause a car to shut off, it will be because the circuit is open...
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Engine shakes and won't stay running
Without knowing the type of fluid leak I will speculate it is the water pump is leaking and binding up. You may need to get the water pump and timing belt replaced along with the broken motor mounts.
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Price quote
Hi there. With all the repairs you've listed, I would suggest looking for a different vehicle. Although the total estimate could range anywhere from $5,000 to $10,000 for the repairs needed, the key is not to spend any more money...
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My car hesitates when accelerating, specially uphill
Hello, thank you for writing in. One of the most common reasons for black smoke and a loss of power is a rich air-fuel mixture. With the check engine light on, have the vehicle scanned for diagnostic codes. This can...
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My car hesitates & stutters uphill, black smoke out of exhaust
Hi there. A problem like you've described is commonly caused by a few different things, ranging from fuel system components like fuel injectors, throttle body and mass air flow sensors being dirty or needing replacement. It's also common for worn...
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Timing belt
If the timing belt is not turning when trying to start the truck, this will cause it to not start. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look at your timing components...
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I have a 93 Lexus LS400, I put a power steering pump on it yesterday and I'm still getting a whining noise .
It sounds like you may have a power steering rack that may be putting too much strain on the power steering pump causing it to leak or fail. The rack and pinion gear set does two things: It converts the...
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93 pontiac sunbird crank but the engine was shaking heavily ..also my car accelerates with me lightly pressing the gas pedal?
Hi Rachael. Generally speaking, when you start a cars engine and you feel a rather aggressive vibration or rattle, it's due to either a vacuum leak, a fuel system obstruction or the engine mounts are loose. The best way to...
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How to convert A/C from r12 to r134 for a 93 corolla.
You should be able to get a retrofit from most any parts store. The kit will include some oil to inject and two fittings for the lines. Years ago there were kits with replacing lines and other component but now...
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Need a steering column for 93 f350 xlt auto. Can a Use same year f150 pr f250 column? Or what other year f350 can i use in place
Yes, the F-150, 250 and 350 in that year did use the same column BUT if you have a tilt column and/or a column with an overdrive switch be sure you match that. There are also other years and makes...
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Starts but will not stay running unless you pour gas directly into the engine
It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem in getting the proper amount of fuel to the fuel injectors. As you know, when you turn the key to on, the fuel pump is activated and the fuel system...
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Why does the transmission in my Camaro show high line pressure?
Your message says A-Body, but your request says Camaro, which is an F-Body. Since you've got a 4L60E, I'm going to assume your vehicle is indeed a Camaro (A-Body vehicles are FWD). Pressure in park and neutral for your Camaro...
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Poor fuel mileage
There are a number of things that can cause poor fuel mileage. A faulty camshaft position sensor is one of them. The camshaft position sensor is a magnetic sensor that monitors camshaft speed to regulate ignition timing and fuel injection...

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