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So my 2000 Chevy Blazer is not wanting to accelerate past 40m
Hi there. In most cases, when you have problems with acceleration it can be due to either a fuel system restriction or an issue delivering the power through the transmission. With vehicles as old as your 2000 Blazer, it is...
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My 2000 nissan frontier hesitate on shifting , and stays with running with my foot off clutch in first gear
Hi there. On a manual transmission, most shifting problems are caused by a clutch failure or a gear failure. This is rather common for a vehicle that is more than 15-years old and over 250,000 miles. Trying to pinpoint the...
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Van will not accelerate
Code P0700 relates to the Power Train Control module detecting that there is a critical error or issue with the transmission. The power train warning light generally will come on when the computer has detected a fault within the transmission...
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Volkswagen Jetta 2000 gear shift won't move
Hi there. If you have an automatic transmission (meaning you only shift to drive gear and do not have a clutch pedal), this issue is caused by either something stuck underneath the gear drive or damage to the gear shift...
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Under hard acceleration or braking, a rubbing sound occurs
There are quite a few possibilities and it will just require a careful examination. I would recommend that you have your vehicle's suspension inspected by a certified Mechanic to determine the location of the interference. The service to request is...
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When i turn the key in my 2000 dodge dakota, all the power comes on but the engine won't crank over.
Starters sometimes develop intermittent faults due to bad spots on the armature. Try hitting the starter with a rubber mallet. If the car starts, the starter is probably defective. A more scientific approach is to test for power to the...
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I think somethings wrong with the electrical or a sensor.
You may have both a no start issue and overheating. If the car is regularly overheating, be sure to request an engine overheating diagnostic. The remedy might be as simple as a new thermostat. With regard to the intermittent no...
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My car pontiac sunfire year 2000 wont start does not do anything no noise execept you can turn on the intermitent lights but thats
If there is no starter motor operation at all with the key held in the "start" position, the procedure is to test for power AND voltage drops to the starter motor/solenoid. If there is no power, or a large voltage...
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Have a 2000 Ford Ranger XLT with ~230,000 miles on it. Often times, it is slow to shift from 1st to 2nd an.
Hi there. In most cases, a hard to shift issue is caused by either a damaged shift solenoid, valve body seal leak, or obstructed transmission fluid in the hydraulic lines. This could be resolved by having transmission fluid service performed...
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My 2000 chev blzr ran hot then water was added after cooled down seemed OK drove it did OK then ran hot again
If your engine overheats within 5 minutes then I would say it is a thermostat is stuck closed. In your case you drove longer than this before it overheated. You may have a water pump not pumping enough water or...
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Replaced both CV axles car still won't move can shift the gears put in park made grinding noise automatic transmission
Hi there. In most cases, when a CV axle breaks while the vehicle is in motion, additional damage will be done to transmission components or gear system components as well. The only way we can really help is to have...
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on the dash board my truck was in park but when i pulled the gear shift down in drive the car still was in park
Hello, thank you for writing in. The issue you are describing is known as a delayed engagement. While causes can vary, it is typically a sign that you need a transmission fluid change. It can also indicate that shift solenoids...
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check engine light on, p0441, p0446, p0440.I was told i need a smoke test, to determine where leak is.Do you guys do that?
Yes, if a vapor leak from the EVAP system is suspected, if required during the diagnostic, the mechanic will apply a smoke machine. The codes you are referring to have many, many possible cause and so what you need is...
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2000 Jeep Cherokee all possible problems?
Overheating has the potential to cause head gasket leaks and valve and piston damage. You should measure cylinder compression to rule out low compression as a cause of the no start condition. If cylinder compression is normal, it is possible...
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I have 2000 silverado. i came to a stop and all of a sudden the trans wont up shift from 1st gear
A scan tool can be used to see if the shifts (1-2, etc.) are being commanded. If you find they are being commanded, that is an indication that the "computer" part is working and so you would look at possibilities...
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neon manual 5 speed drives great but will not shift into 4th gear while driving. All other gears work fine 4th works when off
Hi there. Most of the time when a manual transmission is hard to shift into an individual gear, it's caused by the linkage being 'twisted' or not aligned correctly. However, it is also possible that internal damage has occurred inside...
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A tow truck driver told me a had a hole in my oil pan & my engine was no good, what we be the best way to know my engine is gone.?
Hi there. If a rock or something hit your oil pan to damage it, and the engine was running while this occurred, it's possible that additional internal damage may have occurred. It's also possible that the damage has been done...
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Diagram for serpertine belt without AC compressor 2000 Taurus
Hi there. Unfortunately, we're not able to provide you with a diagram or instructions on how to complete this project, as it's not recommended as an OEM repair. If your vehicle has the AC compressor, it has a serpentine belt...
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i have a few question
A dirty throttle body can affect idle controls and accelerator response. The transmission output speed sensor must have a complete, low resistance connection to the engine computer to function properly. Without a proper connection, and a properly functioning ECM, even...
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My car AC blows cold air when the car is moving but when I'm at a red right it starts blowing warm air.
When the car is moving, versus stopped, there is more air flow over the condenser (the heat exchanger in front of the radiator) and that airflow is essential to system operation. To maintain airflow when the car is in stop...

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