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Brand new CV axles causing vibration?
An alignment will not cause a vibration but if one of the tires was out of balance this can cause the problem if on of the weights fell off during the axle service. Once you get all tires balanced see...
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How do I turn off the anti theift lock on my 2002 Bonneville sle
The anti-theft system cannot be bypassed. If it could everyone would want to do it. You would need to have the system repaired and programmed to enable the system again.
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After driving my car will start no problem, but if it sits fir 8_10 hrs batter is dead. Battery is good,alternator is charging .
The first thing is to never disconnect the battery with the engine running or you may damage computer or charging system due to overcharge condition. If your battery is going dead after sitting for longer than 6 hours then you...
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My 2002 PT Cruiser speedometer quit working and when I drive it it only drives in first gear I can shift it but it only drives in
Hi Chevy. Thanks for contacting us today. What is likely is that your PT Cruiser is stuck in limp mode; which occurs when the ECU and sensors detect a mechanical or electrical fault with the transmission or other driveline systems....
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My brake lights work when my lights are off but do not work when I turn my lights on. My tail lights work when lights are on.
It sounds like you may have a fault at the brake light switch circuit which controls a number of things in the vehicle. This switch indicates when the brake pedal is pushed and triggers the brake lights to come on....
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i have a 2002 bmw 745li and im getting a message that says trans range N only when engine is on i just had trans service done
It is very possible that transmission damage could have occurred when the transmission overheated. This can only be determined usually by removing the transmission and checking all parts thoroughly. In this situation I would recommend having a transmission inspected by...
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Car lurches when I’m about to come to a complete stop but not if I go into neutral before applying brakes
The problem sounds like the torque convertor clutch is not releasing before coming to a stop. This can be caused by an internal OD solenoid sticking on or leaking fluid through valve body. You may also have a torque convertor...
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I have a 2002 Nissan Xterra that won't start.
If there is power to the rest of the vehicle, this is likely related to a faulty wiring issue or potentially something like a bad starter relay or connection to the starter. The starter relay directs power from the battery...
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Carl lurches when I’m about to come to a full stop
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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Car is running hot, I have replaced the relay, the thermostat, the radiator, the cooling sensor, and water pump.
Hi Jessica. When an overheating problem occurs, it can be due to multiple issues such as obstruction of debris inside the heater core or coolant lines, air bubbles in the coolant lines or failure of the radiator fan. Before you...
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I AM GETTING CHECK ENGINE LIGHT AND CODE P0420
Hi Cornelius. Thanks for contacting us today. The P-0420 typically has to do with the catalytic converter in your vehicle, but can be triggered by damaged by O2 sensors, exhaust manifold or exhaust pipe leaks, or wiring harnesses that relay...
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where is the fuel shutoff switch location on 2002 honda odyssey
A fuel pump cut off switch was not used on the 2002 Odyssey. If there is no power to the fuel pump, the cause can be pinpointed if you request an electrical circuit/component diagnostic. If your vehicle is not starting...
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Blower motor resistor getting burned withing few miles after replacing.
You might be right. A defective blower motor can draw too much current and take out a resistor. But a resistor can also overheat because it doesn't get enough airflow. Most blower resistors are set in a location where the...
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A slight lunge in very beginning of 1st gear
At lower engine speeds the transmission pressure is lower and you may have some loss of internal transmission pressures from worn seals in the 1st gear apply piston. You should have the transmission services to see if new fluid improves...
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have 2 codes that came up on my lexus which are the b1s1 b2s1
Both of these sensors are the upstream O2 sensors. I would caution you on replacing both sensors if you have lean or rich codes for both sensors at the same time since the engine may have other problems that can...
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Fail safe cooling system ford focus 2002
Either the engine temperature at the instant the warning light illuminates is indeed out of range (high) or the temperature reporting system (the fail safe function) is malfunctioning. It is is possible to use a real time automotive scanner to...
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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 won't start and has new motor
Hi Kim. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several items that cause an engine to not start, but sometimes it's best to consider the two main reasons why an engine won't start - fuel deliver or ignition failure. If...
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When I'm sitting still my oil gauge in my 02 Dodge Durango is normal. But when I got to drive it rises. Is this normal
The oil pump is driven by the engine. Consequently the speed of the pump will vary directly with engine speed. Higher engine speeds result in higher pump output pressure while at lower engine speeds pump output pressure will be lower....
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2002 jaguar x type shifts hard in lower gears until gearbox fault light comes on and then seems to shift normally
The transmission has a defective sensor and when check engine light comes on the computer is ignoring bad sensor and will go into failure mode and may shift better. Have computer scanned and codes tested to isolate the faulty sensor....

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