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Have no heat, I've took the thermostat out still no heat. Flushed the radiator couple times. Doesn't seem to be flowing n radiator
The complete cooling system should be drained and fresh clean water put in with a good quality radiator flush put in. Run the engine for at least 30 minutes at 1000 rpms with the heater in the on position but...
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Water leaking out from side of engine
The freeze plugs are on the side of the engine block and in other areas of the engine that will corrode and rust out over time and may start to leak. You will need to have the cooling system pressure...
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Left tire fell off looks like the ball joint only thing holding it in place is the break lines.
This sounds like you have broken ball joints on the upper and lower control arms. You should not try and drive it at all. You should have it towed to a shop or have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic...
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My car engine shuts off after the engine is warm.
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like an ignition coil pack that may be failing. Ignition coils are prone to this type of erratic functioning or heat cycling when they are beginning to fail due to the temperature fluctuations...
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Multiple cylinder misfire detected. Changed the distributor, fuel pressure regulator, injectors and the coil.
Hi there. Check the spark plugs in the engine and see if they have a bold spark. If the spark plugs and wires are old, they can cause the electrical current to flow slower than normal to the cylinder causing...
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car won't start after sitting for three weeks
In all probability the battery is dead. The reason the horn blared during the jump start attempt is the "restoration of power" is interpreted by the car's security system computer as an attempt to "steal" the car. That's just the...
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Bad fuel regulator
You can drive it with the vacuum line off of the pressure regulator if it helps your engine run better. I thing the problem is not the regulator but a problem with clogged injectors or low fuel pressure from a...
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Cooling system issue
Occasionally, thermostats are defective out of the box. Unless you have bought a dealer OEM thermostat, it's not a bad idea to test it to be sure that prior to installing it it actually works, particularly if the thermostat is...
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No guts and overheating 1994 Ford Fairmont
Hi there - I would check some basics - like compression on all cylinders, looking for low compression in 2 adjacent cylinders. This would signal a blown head gasket, which would explain the reduced power, and the overheating. For assistance...
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3 part question. I have a 1994 chrysler lhs thats had the timing belt go out
The 3.5 ltr V6 is an interference engine. That means the valves and the pistons occupy the same space but at different times. The timing belt keeps the cams and crankshaft spinning in the proper time, so the valves and...
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Have trash in fuel line the car still runs but hesitats and cuts off do u think if i get just a fuel line its ok? 1994 Ford
If you believe that you have a restriction in your fuel line, I can think of a couple of possible remedies. It is possible that your fuel filter is simply clogged and could benefit from a replacement. This happens over...
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What services do I need? 1994 Ford Explorer
Hi - since the repair history, and the on-going brake problem symptoms seem a bit murky, I would recommend a brake system inspection by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location, diagnose...
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Car does not start
Hi There, This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination of both. Things like...
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Brakes
There are several places where a malfunction can cause air to enter the hydraulic brake system. Of course, air can enter through a ruptured hose or brake line, but it can also enter through a faulty master cylinder, anti-lock brake...
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Cold Starting Problems
Hi There, As a general rule, car engines do not like cold weather and do not do operate as well in cold weather. When you start your car in the morning and turn the key to on, the coolant temperature...
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My jeep won't stay running.
Most of the time, the hard to start issue you're describing is caused either by the crankshaft position sensor or the electrical harness attached to this component. Since you've replaced most of the ignition system components, you might want to...
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Headlights keep turning on and off while driving
The problem you describe about the lights going off and on are usually caused by the headlight bulbs overloading the head light switch built in circuit breaker. I would recommend replacing the headlight bulbs with factory specified bulbs and then...
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New MAP sensor killed the car
Hello. If after replacing the MAP sensor the issue has persisted then it may be possible that the issue is elsewhere, perhaps with the MAP sensor wiring or circuit. If there is any damage to the sensor wiring or connector...
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sould valve be bent from broken timing belt
According to Gates Timing Belt Application Catalog your engine is classified as an interference engine. Unless the catalog is in error (catalog errors are not unprecedented and so calling Gates Technical Support is highly recommended) that classification means that if...
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Vehicle's engine stops turning over when at speed.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have one of two possible issues. The issue of idling and stalling may be related to a dirty or faulty idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake...

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