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I have a 96 Camry I noticed that I have oil coming out my exhaust thats right by the motor is this a fixable problem
It is repairable but the cost is likely to be significant. It has to be determined why there is oil leaking at that spot and where it coming from. If the repair involves significant disassembly, you also have to compare...
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Tail lights turning signal, interior lights aren’t working.
All of these electrical faults can be quickly resolved if you request an electrical diagnostic. With regard to the taillights, if the fuse has blown again there is likely a short circuit or very high resistance in the circuit. Whichever...
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Honda prelude 1996
You're probably right about the cooling system. There may be a slow leak that evaporates as it leaks, so you don't see any puddles. You need to have the cooling system pressure tested to locate the leak. The shaking is...
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truck is having starting issues
If the symptom is tied to how you manipulate the key, there might be a problem with the ignition switch. To get this resolved, if you want the required diagnostic steps performed by a certified Mechanic, dispatched by YourMechanic right...
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Car grinds, wont start has a new battery that is now dead from sitting autozone said starter is ok and I turned the flywheel
I would recommend replace the starter first since there are issues with it and a bench test only checks to see if it turns and does not test the drive gear. Replace starter and go from there.
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My 1998 Ford Eddie Explorer who will drive wont go past 50 miles an hour?
It sounds like you may have a catalytic converter that may be clogged or failing. There are a number of reasons that may cause the catalytic converter to fail. They include: O2 sensor, fuel injectors, spark plugs, EGR valve system,...
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My check engine light came on and it had code p1151. What could cause that code?
Trouble code P1151 sets if the air/fuel ratio is out of range lean. Vacuum leaks in the intake are a typical cause but if the fault is not found there, there are actually quite a few potential trouble spots including:...
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1996 Olds Aurora OBDII P0603 PCM keep alive memory, car is in limp mode and running like it's off timing
Correct the ground connection first, in case that problem is a cause of the trouble code. P0603 does represent an electrical system fault. In practice, this particular fault might be found as battery terminal corrosion or loose connections, Keep Alive...
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i just bought a 96 cadillac concourse . how come a alarm triggered when i unlocked the passanger side
When you lock the doors with the remote, you are also simultaneously arming the alarm. As a result, when you open the door manually by unlocking the door lock with the key without disarming the alarm, you are also by...
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Random low then high idle jumps
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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Timing issue on a 1996 ram 1500 5.2
If the valve timing was off at speed, inasmuch as the 5.2L is an interference engine, you want to first rule out mechanical damage. A way to do that is perform a compression test on all cylinders. If compression is...
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Battery light
It is possible that the belt tensioner for this belt or belts has failed. If there is no tension on the Belt then it will not spend with the crankshaft pulley. I would recommend having your belt tension inspected by...
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has bad idle it goes up and down with engine light flashing The engine light is off when it stops. Only after 20mins of driving
Often a flashing check engine light signifies misfiring. Inasmuch as the check engine light has illuminated, there are definitely stored trouble codes and if misfiring has occurred, those codes will reflect that. To obtain a diagnosis of the underlying problem,...
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I've picked up my check it was an hour drive on the way back my truck started losing power when it finally got down to 10 miles an
At the fuel rail you should check for pressure and volume and then confirm that the injectors actually work. Once you confirm fuel, check for spark. Obviously, if you find that there is no spark, you have to diagnose the...
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96 mustang automatic will go in reverse but not drive the rear seal was replaced what could be wrong
Sometimes it seems like doing repairs on older cars is like opening Pandora's box. Failure of the transmission shouldn't have anything to do with replacement of the rear seal, but it seems it has. It could be that simply draining...
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Hello I have 96 civic and in the process of doing a swap to a B20B . Would I have to change harness since both are obd2 ?
If the engine you are substituting is not a catalog OEM replacement, you will have to change (or modify) both the engine wiring harness and the engine computer. Engine computers are not interchangeable across engine families or even from year-to-year....
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Engine cranks but won't turn on and it sputter
It sounds like you might have some engine damage. Knocking noises can be a sign of serious engine issues and it's usually best to stop using the car until you can get it sorted out. With 185 thousand miles it...
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Can I swap a non vtec engine to a vtec engine?
The two engines are different and you would not have correct wiring and computer for this different engine. Would recommend finding the correct motor.
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How come truck wont start after running out of gad
Hi Erica. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically, when a vehicle runs extremely low on fuel, or runs out and stalls, it will damage the fuel pump. The fuel pump depends on the efficient flow of fuel, not only to...
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car does not start
If the door is not latching, there is a switch in the door pillar that may remain in the closed position thus keeping the interior lights on all the time. If that is the issue that is causing the battery...

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