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my car refuses to go into gear and the clutch paddle looks fine and the clutch wire is ok , but when the car is turned off it gear
This could be a problem with an internal transmission component, such as a gear synchronizer, but a defective clutch pressure plate could exist as well. The clutch system would have to be inspected and if no obvious issue exists (in...
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If an engine requires a full battery charge or a battery charger connected to start, does this have any thing to do with the spide
Hi there. The spider injector is typically not impacted by the battery charge, as it delivers fuel as supplied by the fuel pump. In most cases, if you have issues as you've described, it's due to the battery having low...
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Steering wheel is too hard to turn
The power steering gear box or the power steering pump are the two most likely causes of this issue. It is also possible that there could be a restriction in one of your power steering lines. A combination of these...
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My fuel pump won't kick on it's works when we jump it from the relay in the ccrm but won't kick on
If the pump works when you power it directly, that is when you bypass the vehicle wiring, that's good. All you have to do then is troubleshoot the vehicle wiring (relay, fuses, and so forth). The fastest way to do...
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My car will turn over but wont start.
Hi there. It is more than likely that your issue is caused by a failed fuel pump or an obstruction within the fuel supply line. It is also possible that an ignition system component, such as a crankshaft position sensor...
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Car wont start
Hi There, Depending on whether or not the vehicle will turn over will determine what the next step should be. If the engine does not turn over, I would recommend checking all connections related to the battery and check to...
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Vehicle overheating and major oil leak
It sounds like your vehicle may be overheating as a result of a few different possibilities, most importantly due to the oil leak and the coolant leaking. Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant...
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How much does it run you to take the kill switch off 96 Chrysler
Kill switches are of various types, including OEM (factory) installed and aftermarket installed. Some of these switches are theft deterrent and some are fuel pump crash shut off switches. In any event, if you just request generic OEM shut off...
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Fuel pressure
You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works by bleeding...
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I have a 1996 Infinity I30 with 264,000 miles. I have changed the transmission fluid every 60,000 miles. I wanted to replace the s
If the aftermarket parts do not fit, there is no question that you should use the OEM, dealer supplied parts, if they are available. However, inasmuch as your car is 21 years old, some parts may have been discontinued. It...
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Engine block leaking coolant and water on 96 Yukon
It sounds like the water pump gasket between the pump housing and the engine block may not be sealed properly. If this is the case, once the motor is started, the pressure from the pump circulating the coolant may cause...
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My car starts then turns off right after, what do you think that is?
A few different things will usually cause the vehicle to start and then die. A bad ignition coil can cause this if it is beginning to fail, resulting in intermittent starting problems. A dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor,...
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Bad misfire
Hi there. An engine misfiring can be caused by multiple component failures, ranging from fuel injectors that are not firing correctly, clogged with carbon deposits or electrical connections to the injectors being damaged. It's also possible that ignition system components...
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I have a mercedes c280 and the ac control module started releasing smoke as soon as we turn on the car. It had a burning smell. Af
Hi there. What you have described is not a normal 'symptom' of AC system failure. It's possible that an electrical relay has been damaged or perhaps some debris (like paper or a leaf) has found its way into the AC...
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Transmission not shifting properly
This may be a result of low transmission fluid or potentially a faulty transmission control module. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay in acceleration or erratic shifting of gears. The transmission control module has various sensors such...
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I have to move my fuse box other sometimes bump it to get my car to start its the one under my dash in my Nissan sentra1996
Hi there. If you have to move the fuse box in order for components to work, it's likely that the fuse box harness is damaged and needs to be replaced. You might want to read this article to learn more...
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Doesn't shift and might be stuck in 3 gear, and it hesitates a lot,
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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96 F150 cranks, but wont start. Lack of fuel has been confirmed, but i still need to diagnose the correct part. How do i do that?
If you have confirmed that no power is reaching the pump once the car is running, such a fault can only be diagnosed by tracing the supply circuit (might have to be done, too, while "independently" powering the pump to...
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On a 1996 Lumina with a 3.1, in which A/C line is the orifice located?
The orifice will be in the line where it comes from condenser to evaporator.
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96 Ford F150 with a 5.0 it's got a rebuilt motor and transmission I'm having problems with it firing a radically when it cranks
You should check the computer for codes first and address any codes received first. Have the fuel pressure tested to see if the pressure is within specifications and holds the pressure with key off. If problem continues then you may...

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