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My Car Jerks When Fully Stopped and Going 55-65 MPH
Jerking at idle is engine related, not transmission related. If the vehicle is also jerking at speed that, too, is more likely engine related. Among the potential underlying causes of this problem are vacuum leaks, EGR system malfunctions, malfunctioning oxygen...
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Car reversed while in drive after putting transmission fluid in the car it now drives while in drive. Is it ok to drive it now?
The transmission being low on fluid may cause the reverse band to apply and should not go into reverse when in drive as long as you keep the fluid full. You should have the leak checked and repaired.
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We’re the oil filler cap is it is full of oil and the dipstick says it has low oil.
Hi Jermaine. Thanks for contacting us today. When you add engine oil, it will drain through the oil galley and into the engine pan. So, when you fill the oil, it will not appear to be fuller. Add the quart...
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My truck turns over and acts like it wants to start but doesn't and now the battery is dead.
It could be that all your trouble is in the battery-charging system. If the system voltage drops below about 10 volts. The electronics will not work correctly but you will still have enough voltage for the starter to turn. The...
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My car is very loud when accelerating and smokes when running, stops immediately when the car turns off.
The problem sounds like you have an exhaust problem. You may have a broken pipe or bad convertor and is rattling in the exhaust. Have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic inspect and diagnose the problem for you.
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Car not starting
If the codes you get say to replace the ECM then you should replace the ECM and not just have it programmed. It would help us better to diagnose the problem if you supply the codes you get.
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My truck is backfiring when idling and when accelerating will not drive.
You may have a broken valve spring or sticking valves and will need to have the engine compression tested to see if one or more cylinders are low on compression and may need to have a valve job done. ...
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Driving down highway bad random vibration front right tire starts to pull brand new tires
Hi Aaron. Thanks for contacting us today. A vibration like you are describing can be caused by a tire/wheel that is out of balance (which can happen even with new tires), a bent wheel, or if the vibration stops suddenly...
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is it the waterpump going out or gone out
Hi Linda. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Typically, water leaking from the water pump location is an indication of damaged inner seals, which means the pump is damaged. It's recommended to replace the water pump when this happens.
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1994 Ford Taurus will not start after battery/starter replacement
You may have a starter relay that needs replaced or the neutral safety switch on transmission can be cause. The start relay needs to be checked to see if it is getting power to small terminal when trying to crank...
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Rough idling, no power on acceleration, revs by itself, shuts off
The first thing I check for in any drivability problem is air leaks. Any air that gets into the engine without going through proper channels will lean out the system and cause these kinds of problems. Look under the hood...
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My check engine light keeps popping on and off it pops on when I stop and not all the time
Hi Sam. Thanks for contacting us today. The check engine light will illuminate when an OBD-II trouble code is triggered and stored in the ECU. So, in order to determine why the check engine light keeps illuminating, you'll need to...
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1994 Nissan SE-V6 pickup; engine revs, no acceleration.
It's possible the clutch is slipping. If the issue is not clutch/transmission related then it would be diagnosed as a loss of power. Among the causes of loss of power are throttle body faults (electronic throttle controls, mass airflow sensor,...
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Push the gas pedal and the car moves slowly until it finally catches up. The engine sounds funny. How much to get it looked at?
What your car is experiencing is referred to as "loss of power". Among common possibilities for loss of power are throttle body faults (electronic throttle controls, mass airflow sensor, torn air intake hose), worn out spark plugs, faulty fuel pump...
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Have a 1994 f150 2 door. Power steering whine for about 2 years. Finally decided to go to Autozone and get a new pump. Put it on a
I've been down that road a few times with other types of cars. You have taken the correct first steps, and I presume you are using the correct factory recommended fluid. If your truck has a pressure relief valve that...
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I have a 94 buick lesabre and the engine has a slight knock and it has white smoke coming out of engine also disconnected pos and.
You should never disconnect the battery while running or it can spike the computer and alternator and damage them. The white smoke is coolant getting into engine from a leaking intake manifold or head gasket leaking. Check upper intake seals...
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Can i bypass the a/con a 94grand marquis ls with a shorter belt
Hi Tim. While the bypass you are inquiring about is possible, it's not recommended. Since we only offer OEM repairs and maintenance tips, we're unable to provide you with instructions on how to complete this.
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I was installing a after market radio in my 1994 Honda Accord there was a small spark and car won’t start we changed fuel pump
The circumstances you describe suggest a possible blown fuse, fusible link or other electrical fault. Download any OBD-II trouble codes that have been stored and examine those codes for diagnostic clues. Confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is...
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Temperature was fluctuating then overheated then blew coolant every where, what do you thinknthe problem is
The reason the heat was working intermittently is once the coolant starts boiling within the cooling system, the boiling action creates an impediment to normal coolant circulation to and through the heater core. So, ironically, even as the engine is...
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Jeep starts but won't move
Hi Connor. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases when this occurs, it's due to a shift linkage or shift solenoid failure. It's also possible that you have damage to seals or gaskets inside the transmission case. The best...

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