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Car won't start battery fine headlights won't turn on other electrics work for a 2004 sedona
It's possible that you have a weak battery and/or excessive voltage drop in the starter circuit. Prior to performing diagnostics be sure you have a fully charged battery that passes an actual load test. Charging a battery and checking voltage...
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Transmission doesnt shift
You should first request a check engine light diagnostic in case there are stored trouble codes that implicate the transmission shifting fault that you are describing. If the stored codes do not implicate the transmission, or once those codes are...
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Doesnt the evaporator also need to be replaced when doing ac compressor?
The evaporator would only be replaced if it were confirmed to be leaking refrigerant or if it was blocked. Typically, an a/c compressor replacement would not implicate the evaporator and, in any event, evaporators are rarely replaced. If you are...
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we are trying to replace thermostat but manual is not showing the location of the thermostat and every videos shoe wrong engine
Trace the top radiator hose back to the engine. The top radiator hose will be connected to (or near) the thermostat housing. On the 2.0 engine, look for a plastic housing with multiple hose connections just to the left of...
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No acceleration when I press the gas
Hi there. Typically when you have acceleration problem as you are describing it can range from fuel, ignition or transmission problems. If the fuel system is clogged with excessive debris or carbon deposits, it will create acceleration problems, as will...
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My 2004 dodge stratus keeps over heating . I noticed a crack in the radiator hose do i just replace the hose or new radiator?
Hi there. It really depends on the damage to the radiator hose and the location of the crack. If it's near the radiator housing, it's possible that there is damage to the radiator itself which is always a good idea...
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I have an Acura TSX (' 94 I believe) it has about 120,000 miles on it. The steering was tightening up and a few other issues wer
Hi there. One thing to remember is that each vehicle is unique, as are the locations that offer this service. Pricing will always vary based on location, competition and the type of mechanic or facility completing this repair. In general,...
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Can you replace just the hydraulic line in steering rack or does the entire rack have to be replaced?
The individual lines can be replaced but that is only worthwhile if there are no other faults with the rack. Also, inasmuch as the rack will probably have to be removed from the vehicle to replace an individual line, there...
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Hi I'm new to this so not sure if I'm posting in the right spot but anyways I have a 2004 Infiniti g35 coupe with the code p0420 a
Hi there. First off, yes - this is the perfect place to post this type of question, so let's try to explain the P0420 code and what typically causes it. When the oxygen sensors have readings that are similar to...
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When pumping gas into my car it will sometimes only let me put in a few cents in at a time is this due to fuel pressure in the gas
Hi there. In most cases, this problem is caused by a control valve issue with the gas pump itself. However, occasionally it can be a problem with the vent system, or the breather tube having some damage. This also tends...
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2004 nissan quest . about how much to replace serpentine belt ?
Hi there. You can request an estimate to have one of our professional mobile mechanics come to your location and complete a serpentine belt replacement by clicking this link. Once on that service page, simply press the Get a Quote...
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Overheating only sometimes when idling new radiator water pump thermostat and cooling sensor
It is possible that your radiator fan could be malfunctioning. This part was not mentioned to have been replaced. If the radiator fan is not working the vehicle will get hot at low speeds but maintain normal temperature during higher...
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My 2004 Audi TT (automatic) has about 75K miles on it. For a while, I've been experiencing really harsh shifts between gears when
To begin with, you need to be sure the car has the correct fluid in the transmission and that the fluid level is correct. VW and Audi use their own unique fluid and any substitutions can cause problems. The level...
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Antilock warning stay on after I start the ignition on 2004 Buick Century, also the Traction control light stays on
This may be an issue of a faulty ABS control module or possibly faulty wheel sensors. The ABS control module controls the activation of the ABS system based upon inputs from the ABS wheel sensors. When this module is not...
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My car ran hot yesterday and I let if cool and put water in it it cranks but it goes dead if I put water in it it stays on
Hi there. In general, when a car overheats it tends to cause excessive steam or hot coolant to spill in the engine compartment. This can cause electrical components to have problems with connections and have difficulty starting. The solution to...
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When i change a/c temperature pass 3. The truck shakes, idles and shuts off.
Hi there. Shaking with the a/c on can be caused by a number of reasons. The a/c compressor puts a lot of strain on the engine because the compressor is similar to being a small engine itself. When the a/c...
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Having an overheating problem with my civic. Changed thermostat and other stuff but still overheating
Hi there. Although this is just a guess, it's possible that you might have an obstruction in the heater core of your 2004 Honda Civic. Here is a quick way to find out if this is true. When you car...
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Vibration on left side driver side, u joint?
Hi there. Well, to be completely honest, Jeep does not recommend their vehicles travel over 85 mph for safety reasons. They are simply not made for excessive speed with OEM equipment. It's quite possible a U-joint could be loose, but...
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Just replaced 1 coil and gauges are not working now. Check engine light is on. I've checked fuses is it the instrument panel?
Instrument panel failures on this model are a known issue. But, before you condemn the panel and have it sent out for repair (or repair it yourself) the code(s) that have set should be checked out just in case they...
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I unplugged mass air flow sensor
When you unplugged the part while the engine was running, the Electronic Control Unit (ECU) saw it as a component failure and lit up the check engine light. There will now be a code stored for the air mass meter....

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