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Rattling from whole front side underneath car becomes louder when driving bumpy roads
Noises in the front suspension are usually a result of worn out rubber parts. There are many moving parts connecting the wheels to the car and in most cases there is a rubber or plastic part at the point of...
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I have a 1999 saab 93 turbocharged and It won't start, I've tried everything I know
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 be sure...
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i have an overdrive problem. if it is a transmission problem, does that mean my transmission is going to break down even if i fix
Hi Mike. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, an overdrive issue is caused by a faulty transmission range switch, valve body, faulty overdrive brake, inner seals or faulty ECM. Although several of these components are outside of the...
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Okay so I have a 1999 Ford Crown Victoria and my valve cover has a few leaks on it, and I don't have the money to buy a new cover.
Hi Sylvia. Thanks for contacting us today. It is very difficult for us to recommend using any aftermarket sealant - as the right repair would be to either replace the valve cover gasket or the valve cover and gasket. ...
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99 nissan altima jerking and cuts off but no check engine light
You may be having an issue with the EGR control solenoid sticking or not venting the EGR system and causing the problem. I would suggest to disconnect the solenoid and road test to see if problem goes away? If it...
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The left back tire of my Rav 4 1999 is making a sound like two metals are going against each other
Hi Brandon. Thanks for submitting your question tonight. This type of symptom is commonly associated with a wheel bearing failure. It's not uncommon for a vehicle of nearly 20 years old to have rear wheel bearings fail. If this is...
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I changed my alternator like two months ago because my car wouldn’t start. I thought it was the battery originally because it didn
Hi Emma. Thanks for contacting us today. This is why auto parts stores have a bad reputation. The alternator is a stand-alone component, that is not impacted by the battery - it's the other way around. If the alternator is...
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Serpertine belt
The best thing to do is take a piece of string and routed around the police that you do intend to use and then tie it together to where it's fairly tight around the pullys then take that string to...
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Car vibration while stationary, on startup and when giving gas.
It sounds like you may possibly have a broken motor mount. As you may know, motor mounts are steel mounted brackets that secure the motor and transmission to the chassis of the vehicle. They have rubber internals in them to...
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TIMING CHAIN BREAKS IN A 740IL WILL IT BEAN A VAILS
Hi Curtiss. Thanks for submitting your question. I'm not quite certain what to advise, but generally speaking, when a timing chain breaks, it typically causes significant internal engine damage. Although these issues can be fixed, it is typically more cost-effective...
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By pass a/c compressor
Dorman sells aftermarket brackets, including a pulley, to bypass the compressor. If you install such a bracket you don't have deal with the inconvenience of changing the serpentine belt. In your application, you would probably use Dorman Air Conditioner Bypass...
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Exhaust Manifold Repair
In some cases, depending on the specific location of the crack, the depth and length of the crack, this may or may not be repairable. I would suggest taking the manifold to a machine shop to have it inspected to...
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Bypass air conditioning compressor
Hi Francisco. Although we appreciate the question, we can't recommend attempting to bypass the AC system and installing an alternate serpentine belt. This type of repair often creates multiple issues and is not a recommended resolution.
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Buying my first saturn used
If the clutch is actually slipping,you will be able to hear the engine speed increase even though the speed of the car does not. If your car has a tachometer, you will see the engine speed go up, but not...
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Lexus IS200 Sometimes Won`t Reverse
The transmission not going into reverse until the transmission fluid warms up is most likely due to leaking internal pressure seals are bypassing fluid until it warms up. This will require the transmission to be rebuilt and all seals replaced...
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Car wont reverse gear
When an automatic transmission starts to fail, reverse is frequently the first to go. Your transmission has a number of clutch disks and bands in it that have a friction lining much like a conventional clutch and like a conventional...
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Transmission Solenoid
There is no reason to replace any of the transmission solenoids to be replaced until there is a failure. As far as your car intermittently not going into reverse may be a shift solenoid issue or a valve body issue....
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I am missing parts of my car, it's the part between the front tire and the engine, it looked like a cover of some sort
This is called the inner fender plastic liner and protects from water and dirt from getting into the engine area. You may have to special order a new one from a dealer or if you contact our customer service they...
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My Mercedes-Benz Clk320 is vibrating and shaking and and won't accelerate even when the pedal is to the floor what do I do?
It sound like you are losing fuel pressure but you should have the pressure tested and the computer tested for any stored codes. If codes are stored then have the codes diagnosed as needed.

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