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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2007 Ford Crown Victoria
This enduring Ford classic enjoyed a nearly two-decade run before being discontinued from the retail market with the 2007 model-year being the last. Ever-popular with law enforcement (for whom models continued in...

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Low gas mileage
Hi there. Depending on where you live, the difference in summer and winter fuel mileage might be related to the type of fuel being used. In cold weather climates, it's common for fuel stations to switch to a "winter blend",...
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Throttle body issues
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The Ford electronic throttle bodies have a history of failing unfortunately. You may even want to look up warranty and recall information for your vehicle based on your VIN. The new unit that...
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My check engine engine light is on and the computer (ECM) said it's a crank sensor problem.
Check the crankshaft position sensor and see if there is a loose wire or if the remote wiring is disabling the sensor. If the wiring is good and the sensor is hooked up properly, then I recommend replacing the crankshaft...
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Engine light was on it started with a slight knock on a cold morning. It didn't stop and it got worse.
Hi there. Depending on the sound of the knocking noise and where the noise is coming from on the engine will determine if the engine needs replaced or not. If the noise is near the top of the engine, then...
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Oil Viscosity
Toyota's technical advice insofar as oil viscosity for the 2007 Avalon is as follows: "SAE 5W−30 is the best choice for good fuel economy and good starting in cold weather. If SAE 5W−30 is not available, SAE 10W−30 may be...
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The oil gage reads full over, even with the engine not running but ignition on.
The most common cause of the problem can be the oil pressure sender unit needs replaced and and the filter screen below it needs removed and cleaned. When the pressure sensor is removed you should have the oil pressure tested...
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I went to get an oil change, and the mechanic noticed a leak in my transmission. This was on Saturday. They put more fluid in it.
There could be a leak on the input shaft, output shaft, oil pan, dipstick grommet, or the seal on the shifter linkage could be leaking. I recommend seeking out a professional, such as one from Your Mechanic, to help you...
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Firing order from the front of the engine.
The location of the ignition coil for the 3rd cylinder is the 3rd cylinder back from the front of the engine where the belts are. From viewing the engine from the front of the vehicle, the 3rd cylinder will be...
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Mechanic says I have multiple oil leaks. What could be the problem and the cost
If your engine has many different oil leaks then the first thing you should have done is to have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic inspect the vehicle engine and add oil leak detection dye into the crankcase and run...
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engine warning light on 2007 bmw 120i auto
It's very unusual for a BMW with such low mileage to give that kind of problem. If the engine cranks over but does not start I would be inclined to think of some outside cause such as fuel contamination. If...
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No crank no start. Crankshaft is stuck. Could it be the crankshaft sensor? 2007 Dodge Charger
Hi there - if you are unable to rotate the crankshaft, that is a serious problem. Perhaps the timing chain has broken, and jammed between the crankshaft sprocket and the timing chain cover? Check for problem codes, whether the Check...
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Will the intake manifold/throttle body and coils have to be removed to change the valve cover gaskets? 2007 Toyota Camry V6
Hi - yes, the same items have to be removed to replace the valve cover gaskets. I recommend a valve cover gasket replacement performed by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location,...
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Rear shocks
Hi there. Unlike older vehicles where many parts were interchangeable, today's modern chassis and suspension set ups are highly customized. As such, there isn't a strut or shock from a larger vehicle that would be adaptable or recommended.
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Idles Low and Almost Stalls
Hello there. Sometimes when the coolant system is experiencing a fault as you've indicated, it creates additional drag on the motor; which can reduce engine RPM significantly. However, this is typically when the water pump is faulty or damaged. It...
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My brakes / calipers are rusty and now are leaving rust stains on driveway. How can I stop this? 2007 Nissan Frontier
Hello - I'm speculating you live up in the snow belt where salt and other corrosive chemicals are dumped on the road, and cause rust and corrosion. Unfortunately, the only real way to stop the rust stains you mention are...
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Intake camshaft needs replaced according to my Audi dealer.
If you vehicle is slipping a bit when accelerating, that is not the engine's intake counter balance shaft nor the engine's camshaft, but rather the transmission clutches are not pressurizing all the way or the clutches are worn. First check...
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Is it possible to change the radio and put a new one in? I want to be able to have Aux in my car. 2007 Suzuki
Hello - yes, aftermarket radios are readily available with a huge variety of features like an Auxiliary input jack. Some Internet vendors, like Crutchfield, allow you to input the year, make and model of your vehicle, and they guide you...
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Squeaking noise comes from wheels as it spins.
If the noise does not exist with the vehicle stopped (i.e., due to engine noise), then it is likely due to wheel bearings or the brakes. If brake related, unfortunately these sorts of noises can be related to the use...
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how much would it cost to replace battery in 2007 BMW 525i?
The average quoted at this page is $212 but if you input your specific location you will get a more precise quote and scheduling options for the mechanic to perform the replacement at your location, at your convenience. Please let...
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My car wont shift out of drive but the gear shifter is moving.
Hello. It is likely an issue with your shift linkage which connects your gear shift to the transmission. Some parts of the shift linkage are made of plastic which the components break or pop off making replacement or reassembly required....

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