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Your LTFT is greater than positive 10% and so the PCM is apparently "seeing" an air/fuel ratio that is too lean and it’s adding fuel to bring STFT control to the correct range. This high LTFT is caused by either:...
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Joshua how much will it cost to replace all coils and plugs
Hello, thank you for writing in. The technician's do not have the ability to create proper quotes due to the pricing of labor and parts being dependent on your location. With that being said, I can share some of the...
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No buS code and shaking when stopped
Hi there. When the No Bus message appears in your instrument cluster, its usually an indication that there is a problem with the powertrain control module or the wiring to it. It could cause engine misfiring or a really rough...
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Car wont start
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having a programming issue. The security system may be locking you out as a result. You need a high-tech scan tool to properly pull enough information from the vehicle to...
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Ford transit 2001 Hi, I had a short on my battery and my Transit ford does not turn on any lights. What can it be?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The short with the battery may have damaged fuses in the main fuse box. To check this, you will want to either visually inspect all of the fuses, or use a multimeter to electronically...
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Hi BMW Expert, I have a 2001 BMW X5 3.0l 175K miles, runs strong and drives well. There seems to be an electrical issue, maybe K-
Hi there. On many BMW's there is an accessory relay whose job is to relay power from the alternator to accessory items as you've described. However, there are also independent relays and fuses that power these components also that could...
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Ac compressor won't engage with good relay fuse but engages when using a jumper in it's place
Check all ground connections in the circuit. Inspect the fuseholder itself. Although the fuse may be good, if there is too much resistance in the connection, you'll get a voltage drop. Same holds true for the relay. In fact, relay...
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Hello, our car shakes violently when we turn it on
Hello there. In most cases, when the engine vibrates from start-up it is caused by either a misfire problem, vacuum leak or perhaps motor mounts that are worn out and need to be replaced. The best way to determine the...
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Can it be fixed
you did not mention what was wrong that needs to be fixed? There is no problem that cannot be fixed. Let us know what the problem is you are having for an in depth analysis of your issue.
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I have a rattling sound coming from my car front passenger side. It only happens at low speeds or when I let off of the gas
Hi there. What you are describing is typically an indication of loose suspension or steering components, ranging from struts, stabilizer bar bushings or even brake system components. Since there are multiple possible components causing this type of noise, it's a...
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Line out converter install for amp and subwoofer
Hi there. Since, we're not able to provide technical advice on aftermarket components, or we can't upload diagrams, your best bet is to purchase a service and repair manual for your 2001 Forester which will have a detailed electrical diagram...
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01 dodge neon won't start new battery, starter, starter switch, relay
Hi there. It really depends on what is happening when you turn the ignition key that will pinpoint the source of your problem. If you turn the key and the engine does not crank over, the problem is likely with...
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I was driving and my dash lights and everything turned off and eventually my car started losing power
It could be that your alternator has failed and for some reason you didn't get any warning lights. Usually you can drive a car with a bad alternator for a few hours before the battery voltage is too low to...
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Won't start. Good battery and alternator
You may have a failing voltage regulator that could be allowing the alternator to supply too much or too little amperage to the battery resulting in the battery never maintaining a consistent charge as it is designed to. The voltage...
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Get "check your oil level" on dash info panel. Had it checked out, was told it was oil sensor and a "dealer item". Was also told t
Hi there. The oil sensor is not incredibly difficult to replace on a 2001 Cadillac DeVille, but can be difficult to get to without a lift. This video is for a different vehicle, but the same engine as your car,...
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Car gets stuck in park and won't start SOMETIMES. Hear one click upon starting but starts working after a few times.
The shift interlock and the intermittent starting issue are likely separate issues. However, the brake light issue may be related to the shift interlock problem as the circuitry and components are common. The intermittent starting is relatively easy to diagnose....
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01 camry put New starter in alt good 12v bat read 14.8v car starts on cold engine when car is warmed up and driven only clicks
What you are describing sounds like a faulty starter solenoid. A faulty starter solenoid will generally produce a clicking sound when turning the key. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity...
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Car won't reverse but drives fine. Will pop in reverse around 3000 rpms.
Your problem is probably due to wear in the transmission. The mileage is about right. The transmission operates using hydraulic pressure generated by an internal pump. As the fluid pump and other components wear, the clearances inside them increase and...
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I need to know the 2001 Ford f150 under dash fuse box ID number. The one I tried to replace it with was f85b14a067ab
The under dash fuse box has an ID tag: YL3T-14A067-BA. If you do an Internet search you will find photos using that tag number. You may be able to match it that way (if you have the original to compare)....
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Temp gauge goes up and down weather in idle or driving.
Hi there. At first glance, it appears you might have a slight obstruction of debris or air bubbles inside your cooling system that can cause the type of symptoms you're describing. If you haven't had your coolant flushed in at...

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