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Car shake and miss fires but only when low on gas
Hello, thank you for writing in. A fuel pump issues is a very good assumption to make with the information given. When they are weak and having issues regulating fuel pressure, they begin having similar symptoms. You can verify this...
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My truck is smoking, shaking and leaking some type of oil. What's wrong now?
Check the engine oil level. If there's a sizable oil leak and if the smoke is due to oil leaking onto the manifold, the oil level could be low. If the level is low and you suspect a leak, just...
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Hi, Have a 2002 Vauxhall Corsa. Installed a brand new crank angle sensor and now oil is leak from the area. Would you know why?
You may have damaged the mounting O-ring seal on the sensor was torn when installing. Remove the sensor and then check the seal O-ring to see if it got damaged and replace as needed. Make sure to lube the seal...
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Shop says tie rods, wheel bearings and motor mounts are going bad on a used Bonneville-salesman says not true because no noise
Based on data from the Kelly Blue Book database of used car transactions, if the car were in good condition (which it isn't , obviously), it's worth about $2,000. Given the number, and extent, of required repairs, $2,000 would be...
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The car starts but the speedometer and brake lights and most electrical stuff won't turn on but the car runs
Hi there. It is highly likely that you have an accessory switch, relay or fuse that is damaged and causing these components to not work correctly. If you'd like, you can have one of our mobile mechanics come to your...
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I changed my spark plugs and ignition coils and now my car wont start it just clicks i have a 2002 jaguar s type v6 3.0
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are several issues that may have occurred. The first step is to make sure the ignition wires are installed correctly, and that you did not mix up the firing order. You can do...
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Smoke
Hi there. The problem with trying to repair a blown head gasket issue is that it's difficult to know if there are additional internal or external components that were damaged when the engine originally overheated. This is probably what is...
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What is the main reason for a random misfire on Audi A6 2002 3.0
Hello, thank you for writing in. Without the codes that are present it is hard to narrow down the possibilities for you. Coil packs and fuel supply are going to be towards the top of the list. You should start...
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How much is a transmission service
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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How much do you charge for a water pump and clutch fan
Hello, thank you for writing in. The water pump is a very common place to develop leaks. Leaks in that area are a good indication. You can check the hoses and their connections to make sure they are secure and...
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Someone worked on my 2002 Camry and broke all my thermostat bolts is it still drivable?
Hi there. If the thermostat bolts attached to the radiator are broken, it is not a good idea to drive the vehicle, as it will most likely leak coolant from the thermostat housing and cause an overheating problem. In some...
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How much for a clutch fan and water pump replacement
Hi there. Our professional mechanics are mobile, meaning they come to your location to complete the repair or maintenance services you require. To receive a price quote for these two services, click the blue links and then click the Get...
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bad o2 sensors
Diagnostic Trouble Codes can never be used to "directly" condemn parts. In the case of an oxygen sensor, the oxygen sensor output must be evaluated on a scope to determine if the sensor itself is bad or if you perhaps...
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2002 oldsmobile silhouette stalls and won't start for when I use AC, but runs fine when Ac is not used
Hi there. In most cases when a car will not run while the AC is on, it's due to an existing problem with the fuel or ignition system that is simply amplified. The AC is powered by a belt driven...
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Honda civic 2002 makes a lowd knocking noise when the compressor is activated. I replaced the compressor, added oil, vacuum tested
Hi there. Since you just replaced the compressor, it may be that the AC system is overcharged making the compressor hard to turn. It is also possible the new compressor itself is defective.The best advice we can offer here is...
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2002 explorer p0201 code and intermittent rough running
Hi there. In general, the diagnostic trouble code P0201 tells us the ECM has detected a malfunction with the cylinder 1 injector circuit. This code indicates out-of-range performance was detected in the operation of cylinder 1 injector circuit.Once a malfunction...
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Car just stopped in middle of road the gas pedal goes all the way down and wen I turned it off and turned it back on it sound likr
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us today. First thing I'd recommend is to call a towing service to have them bring your car home; if you already haven't done so as I believe your issue with the Sebring is mechanical...
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2002 chevy Tahoe Transmission Mystery
Hello, thank you for writing in. The transmission utilizes a planetary gear set to obtain different gears when you select them on your shifter. The planetary gear set may have become stripped or broken and it will need to be...
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My car starts, stalls, and then speeds up fast, what could be the problem ?
The first thing to check for is air leaks. Look under the hood for any large or small rubber hoses that are in bad condition and could be allowing air leakage. Any air that gets into the engine without going...
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My 02 lesabre has a sulfur egg smell what is it it's making me sick
The engine should be checked first to make sure it is not running too rich. If not running rich then the exhaust catalyst (catalytic converters) are bad and need to be replaced.

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