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Audi 2006 A6 Bi-Xenon dynamic headlight shutter malfunction
If this is a solenoid activated device, test the solenoid (winding resistance in ohms, function, etc.). If the other side functions, you can compare the results. The code seems to suggest you will find infinite resistance in the winding of...
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2006 jaguar s type idles like its going to stall when i stop
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and...
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Loss of all acceleration after hard acceleration and check engine like blinking
You could have an engine or transmission problem causing the computer to go into failsafe mode and limit power and would need to have the computer scanned for the failure codes stored for the cause of the problem. You may...
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2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.7l has a rough idle when stopped. I can be at a stop sign, red light, or just parked with the engine ru
You may have a bad spark plug or ignition coil and will need to have the computer tested for misfires. If you get misfire codes it will identify what cylinder is misfiring and will need to replace the plugs and...
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My car won’t accelerate passed 20mph but the RPM accelerated all the way to 7 or higher . One day my heat went out
If engine speed is steadily increasing but the car is not travelling faster, there is something amiss with the transmission. Perhaps the transmission is not shifting out of the low gears. The recommended service to get the underlying fault pinpointed...
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VEHICLE OIL PRESSURE LOW VEHICLE DIDNT START NOW RUNNING FINE
Hi Nick. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several things that could cause the oil pressure and overheating problems. In most cases, a damaged oil pump or damaged oil pressure sensor are the leading sources of zero oil pressure...
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My car accelerates on its own when it's parked or sitting at a light while braking. Also, it stopped recently but it was misfiring
This may be a sign of a vacuum leak. High idle speeds or in some cases rough idle, stalling and hissing sounds are common signs of a vacuum leak. When a vacuum leak is present in an engine, this causes...
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I received a P0700 and P0750 code which required me to change the transmission Solenoid Pack. I put a new one in
You should have replaced the filter and fluid when replacing the solenoid pack. If you did then you may have internal issues with the transmission that require the transmission to be overhauled due to internal seals leaking on the clutch...
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Car not starting. Shut down by security system !
Please refer to YourMechanic's on-line tutorial: How to Disable the Immobilizer. If those instructions do not resolve the issue, please request a no start diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will get this diagnosed and resolved, right at your location....
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2007 GMC Yukon XL 2500. Intermittent problem with very rough engine and check engine light flashes. After a few minutes when engin
Defective ECMs are so rare that half of all warranty returns (industry-wide), once tested in a lab, turn out to be perfectly good. ECM updates (software) are another matter though. In the course of diagnosing something like this, it is...
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work done on car including brake inspection, now its bouncy and the front makes a metallic squeaking sound when going over bumps
If the shocks/struts are worn (with 90,000 plus miles, yours are), it is conceivable that putting the car on a lift, that is taking all the vehicle weight off the suspension, can hasten the failure of an already worn out...
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Is the solenoid malfunctioning or the camshaft with a P0011 Check engine code?
Code P0011 is most commonly caused by the solenoid or cam sensor. I would recommend replacing the solenoid first and then cam sensor.
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I bought a used 2006 Monte Carlo the engine hot a/c off light is in also my car shakes when braking
This is three different problems and would need to have more information to diagnose the problems. I suggest you have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come to you and diagnose the problems for you.
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I was told my power steering pump was bad so I got it changed but my car is still making a loud squealing noise. Belts replaced
Generally, when the AC compressor is bad, the sound will be more of a grinding sound as the AC clutch begins to fail. It may be possible that the tensioner pulley may be bad or the bearing may be wearing...
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Slight vibration from accel pedal
Vibration that is in the floor area and/or the accelerator pedal, but not felt through the steering wheel, could be due to a rear axle (tire/wheel) balance issue including even faulty struts. It is also possible for the vibration to...
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Engine goes to reduce engine power when headlights are turned on
Two of the original codes refer to the torque converter including control circuitry and devices, particularly a lock up solenoid. The only way to determine the circumstances surrounding the repair they performed is to have them show you the original...
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tensioner snapped off when I tried to apply torque using 19mm wrench to replace serpentine belt. how much to have it replaced?
You can obtain a written quote, and schedule the repair to suit your needs, by simply visiting YourMechanic’s drive belt tensioner replacement services page. Then, once you land on the referred page for tensioner replacement, just click on "Get a...
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Engine revs up but will not accelerate when 4wd is engaged, drives fine when not engaged.
According to the 2006 Cherokee Owner's Manual there were at least two different versions of 4WD installed as a factory option in this model and that is important in terms of the possible causes. Of course, be sure that you...
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2006 Scion XB w/200k miles throwing 2 codes...... P0012 and P0303. Changed oil, filters, and spark plugs. Same codes come up.
Given the quite complete picture that you have provided, including that you are capable of repairs and cognizant of the costs, my advice is obtain a pinpoint diagnostic and then you can consider performing the repair yourself, although I think...
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2005 Chevy 2500HD. Like 90,000 miles or so, under 100k. The dash lights won’t turn off. Before this the truck was saying that the
The dash lights will run through a relay, or a control module that has board mounted solid state relays. Using the wiring diagram, trace the circuit to find the point where the circuit to the lights is powered on even...

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