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Fuel regulator replaced now showing p0172 and p0170 codes to replace fuel regulator
The codes P0171 and Po172 can be caused by other sensors like the MAP sensor, BARO sensor or ECT ACT sensors and each sensor will need to be checked to see if one is out of specifications.
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I want to replace the entire rear differential on my 93 f150 - not take it apart, just replace the entire differential assembly.
Replacing the differential as a complete assembly is a routine, indeed mundane, repair and so it is possible and quite practical. Insofar as cost effectiveness, the answer depends on exactly what is wrong with your existing differential, if anything. If...
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I put a new battery in my truck and now nothing on the dash works
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us today. It's quite possible that the battery terminals may have been installed backwards on accident, which would cause the electrical problems you are experiencing. It's also possible that while attaching cables, electrical relays have...
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High RPM but Slow acceleration
Hi Giovanni, Thank you for contacting us. We understand that you think it's the CAT. However, form our end we cannot state that with 100% certainty. Is it possible that a clogged up CAT is the source of the high...
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Overheating and battery draining.
Go look again under the hood and be sure that the serpentine belt is intact. It could be as simple as that since the belt drives the water pump and the alternator. As for the water, using water in the...
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Q: Car shakes when accelerating
At 200 thousand miles it could be just about anything. You would have to hit a speed bump pretty hard to produce a result like that, but if your problem is related to the speed bump, it could be that...
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Q: Car stalls at low speed
Your idle air control valve can be stuck closed and not raising the idle to keep it from stalling when coming to a stop. Also if you have an engine vacuum leak it can also cause this problem. You did...
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1993 chevy z71 4x4 auto trans stuck in limp mode 2 gear only
Hi KC. Thanks for contacting us today. If I understand you correctly, you're having a problem with the vehicle being stuck in second gear - even after replacing the transmission. If this is correct, the issue is electrical as you've...
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Anyone have a acurate duagram for a 1993 nissan altima gxe serpentine belt placement ?
Your vehicle use a two belt system as depicted in this diagram. If you desire, a mechanic dispatched by YourMechanic can re-install the belt and, as is required during any belt replacement, inspect all of the rolling elements driven by...
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Low idle
You should first want to check the engine for any vacuum leaks and then if the engine is equipped with an idle control valve test it for proper operation. If it is not working then replace the idle air control...
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HOW MANY SPARK PLUGS DO I NEED FOR A 93 LEXUS ES300
Your car has six spark plugs, three on each "side" or "bank" of the engine. To obtain a detailed, written estimate of the cost to replace those 6 plugs, please use YourMechanic's spark plug replacement service page. To have the...
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My Lexus sc 400 only goes in to reverse. Rpms rev up when in neutral or drive gears
What you are describing is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer...
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Small Backfires
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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Frozen radiator
Hi Becky. Thanks for contacting us today. When it gets extremely cold, it's quite common for cars to have difficulty starting. It's likely that the root issue was a battery with low cranking amps, but it's a smart idea to...
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Burning smell from inside the cab?
Sounds like you have a handful of things to deal with. But as for the burning smell; if it is coming from the vents when the heat is on, it could be that you have a blower resistor overheating. The...
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Cant get timing belt over tensioner
During removal of the old belt, a special tool is used to position the tensioner in the fully retracted position, which makes it easy to slide the new belt over. On removal the instructions are to loosen the belt tensioner...
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Transmission just stopped working after 2min of being in gear no slipping just nothing shut it off and for 1 min work's for 2 min
You should first check to make sure the transmission is not low on fluid? If it is then top off fluid and check for cause of fluid loss. If transmission is not low on fluid then you will need to...
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In nevada can you have straight pips on the truck with the cat on
You would need to check with a local exhaust shop for local laws on noise and if it is legal to do the exhaust from cat back with just straight pipes. Most states it is not legal.
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When I'm on the accelerator, transmission acts as if it doesn't wants to shift.
The problem sounds like you are losing power and most common cause is the distributor causing loss of spark or timing. Take off distributor cap and if there is any oil in cap then replace distributor.
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my 1993 previa was working fine when I parked it for a year or more, I tried to start it, the electrical part is fine but did not
Gasoline has a relatively limited shelf life. If gasoline was left in the fuel tank for more than 6 months, to get the car running the tank will possibly have to be thoroughly drained and cleaned. In all events, if...

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