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switch for back hatch window and dome lites
Hi there. The inoperative back hatch window switch and inoperative dome lights could be, just a blown courtesy fuse. Circuit tests should be performed, if the fuse checks out good. The fuse may have been removed, if the dome light...
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Car will not start, some accessories inoperative,transmission stalls out?
Hi there. The no start, inoperative radio and turn signals could all be related to a faulty ignition switch. It could also be, a blown fuse(s) for the inoperative radio and turn signals, and the no start could be fuel...
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Key isn't stuck in the ignition, but will not turn at all, and I know the battery is dead. Is it the battery or worn key cylinder?
Hi there. Try turning the steering wheel hard and see if the ignition tumbler will unlock. If the tumbler will unlock, then the lock inside the steering column is worn and needs replaced. If the steering will not unlock, then...
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Rough idling and shaking very bad at low rpm's.
Hi there. Check the fuel pump relay to see if its activating. This sounds as if the fuel pump relay is having an intermittent sticking off condition. The relay may be getting too hot and shutting off causing the pump...
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won't come out of 1st gear.
Hi there. Check the shifter cable to the transmission. The cable could have come off or broken off the transmission. Check the bolt to the transmission and the shifter cable and see if its loose. Replace the cable or tighten...
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Trying to locate the number 1 cylinder on a 1994 mazda protege 1.8 dohc
The number one cylinder on this engine is the cylinder that is closest to the passenger side or farthest away from the transmission side of the engine.
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Truck won't start
Hello there, many common faults will cause your 1994 Dodge Ram to have issues starting. It is great you have replaced the battery already as this is the most likely reason for the truck not starting in most cases. There...
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Brakes
If you check the brake master cylinder reservoir to see if it is low on fluid. If the fluid level is good and pedal is going to the floor still then you most likely have a bad master cylinder leaking...
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car starts sometimes and just shuts off
Hi there. Assuming, the engine ran fine prior to the repairs being performed, leads me to believe the crankshaft and camshaft were not properly aligned when the timing belt was installed. As this engine is identified as an interference engine,...
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Cant find brake fitting for 1/4 line going into rear rubber line with tee.
Your best bet would be to have a professional perform the service for you since you are having so much trouble. These are the brake lines so you really want them done right the first time and a warranty in...
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the front tires are wearing unevenly on the inside...
When the tires on your vehicle are wearing unevenly, this is due to an alignment issue. Alignment issues can be caused by loose or broken suspension parts as well as normal wear and tear of the suspension. Some of the...
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Air con isnt getting cold
Hello. You likely need to [pressurize the refrigerant]https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/heating-ac-inspection) in the system properly. Unfortunately there is no way to test the system without hooking up gauges and physically testing it. If you have recently filled the system, there may be a...
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Stalling issue
A rough idle may be caused by many different things such as low fuel pressure, low voltage to the fuel injectors, dirty fuel injectors, a vacuum leak, a faulty Oxygen sensor or a dirty or failing idle air control valve....
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Car shakes when I press accelerator
This may be a sign of a failing throttle position sensor. The throttle position sensor (TPS) is a sensor used to monitor the throttle position of the throttle plate inside the throttle body in relation to your foot position on...
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whats the best way to clean the throttlebody?
Hello. The best way to clean the throttle is to remove it from the vehicle. Find a throttle body or MAF cleaning product of your choice and use the nozzle that comes with it. When taking the steps to remove...
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Every time I make a stop my cooling fans turn on and my service engine light as well, and once I go it disappears
Hi there. As you already know, replacing components without proper diagnoses can be expensive and time consuming without resolution. The service engine soon light coming on should help diagnose, what area requires inspection. It could be, a wiring issue or...
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Removing bolt from red current line connected to the car's battery.
The square headed bolt is designed to keep the bolt from turning when you are trying to tighten or loosen the nut on the other side. To loosen the nut on the other side you will want to turn it...
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Serpentine belt keeps coming off
The pulleys will not just lose their alignment. For this to happen, there has been a failure somewhere. One of the most common causes I have found for this problem, on a serpentine belt system, is that the belt tensioner...
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Misfire on my engine and I am getting an injector code 27. (OBD1)
Hi there. The injector output driver is not responding properly to the control signal. Check the wiring from the computer to the injector driver. If the noid light is flashing erratically, then the controller (computer) is not functioning correctly. You...
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Gear shifting problems
Your description of the situation makes it sound like there could be a combination of problems. With only having 2 inches of clutch pedal, this is an issue that might have bearing on the shifting issue, but I doubt it....

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