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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2009 Mazda Tribute Hybrid
2009 marked the end of the very short life of the Mazda Tribute Hybrid. All told, the automaker produced fewer than 700 models, and it was ultimately retired well before the Tribute...

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I am upgrading the suspension on my 2009 dodge charger sxt do I need to upgrade the rack and pinion as well
Hi Natasha. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Anytime you make an aftermarket adjustment to suspension, you should always make corresponding changes to the steering system as well - as they work together and both impact suspension alignment. It's best to...
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P010b code
Hi Tiffani. Thanks for contacting us today. The OBD-II trouble code you've indicated P-010b is an indication that the mass air flow sensor is faulty or dirty. However, this code also could indicate a leak within the air intake or...
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New plugs and new battery but it won't turn over
Hi Diamond. Thanks for contacting us today - and our first for 2018! If you turn the key of your Mazda and the starter will not engage, but you have power to accessories like lights, radio and such, then the...
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Check Engine light codes P3497 and P0847. What do I need to do?
Hi Ryan. Thanks for contacting us today. The first step that any professional mechanic would do is to correctly identify the root source of the error codes. While downloading the codes provides a starting point, physically inspecting the components in...
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2009 Elantra oil light comes on at idle or whe braking have changed sensor
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
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Casite sealant vs fix a flat
Hi Andrea. Thanks for contacting us today. To be honest, if at all possible, none of these products should be used to fix a flat tire. Essentially, both products work by introducing a chemical formula to burn the inner lining...
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I have a Nissan Altima hybrid it wasn't start I took it to dealership after they made a diagnostic they told me you have to chan
The best recommendation I can given the circumstance is to take the vehicle to another place and have it diagnosed by a second qualified professional. This way you can have to Diagnostics to compare to see what matches up. If...
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I was told I need new ball joints when I got new tires but once the tires were put on the symptoms stopped why is that?
What you are describing sounds like a bad or worn out ball joint. A ball joint is designed to pivot through multiple planes. Of course, because the ball joint constantly pivots at different angles, it tends to wear out more...
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toggle switch panel
If you are adding a toggle panel and adding lights or other items you will need to be careful what you connect to in system or may damage electrical system. You will need to be more specific on what you...
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I have left my car out in the cold for 9 days. Today, I tried to start it and it wouldn’t start. I’m assuming the battery drained
Hi Brianna. Thanks for contacting us tonight. When it's really cold outside and the vehicle does not start for longer than a week, it's common for the battery to be low on cranking amps, which causes the lack of starting...
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Awd warning light on and car won't turn over
Hi Travis. Thanks for contacting us tonight. When it's cold, starting a vehicle can be difficult. In most cases, a battery will have enough power to activate warning lights and accessories, but will not have enough cranking amps to activate...
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If my 09 Ford Fusion only drives forward and not backwards what should I do
Hi Cinco. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, when you have forward gears working but no reverse in an automatic transmission, it's an indication of a failed reverse gear. This will require an inspection from a professional transmission...
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I have a 2009 Audi A6 I have my check engine light came on my camshaft position B Sensor 2 and I replace both of my camshaft senso
Trouble codes do not represent a diagnostic and consequently parts should not be replaced merely because they are listed in a code description. Trouble codes are best considered indicators or clues as to the general area of the problem. If...
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I just got new tires put on my vehicle my traction control light came on can this be related ?
This could happen either because the wrong size tires were installed or that a wheel speed sensor may have been damaged during the process of installing the tires. I would check to make sure all of your tire sizes are...
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Overheating 335xi, new hoses/no leaks, waterpump is fine, no heat, used stop leak but car sat around for 2 months.
Hi Marc. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, if your heater does not produce hot air, then the issue is that the heater core is clogged with debris. Using stop leak products tends to create this problem. It's...
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There is a "clicking" or "hitting" sound when I release the accelerator or not braking. it sounds like a faulty part that is hitti
It is not clear from your description if the noise is engine or chassis related. If chassis related, the origin of the noise could be in anything from wheel bearings to brake components to drive axles. From your description, the...
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Will the throttle body parts match
The only way to guarantee compatibility, fit, function, durability and service life, and so forth, of any vehicle part, is to buy the OEM part as vended by a GM dealer in your case. If you elect to use other...
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remove windshield washer reservoir
Hi Danielle. Thanks for contacting us today. If you're going to attempt to replace the reservoir, I would strongly recommend purchasing or downloading a service and repair manual for your vehicle. You can find them online by searching on Google...
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2009 Honda Civic. Deep vibration from front passenger side. Lessens when in motion. Worse when put into reverse.
A possibility is a faulty motor mount or other engine vibration dampener. A faulty harmonic balancer is also a possibility. Failing bearings in any of the components driven by the serpentine belt could potentially cause this, too. Engine misoperation is...
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Thermostat gasket is leaking from last repair. Is there a warranty/ "good faith" policy considering it has been only 90 days
If you suspect that the repairs did not fix the leak then you will need to contact customer service and set up another appointment to have the leak checked and if it was caused by last repair they will take...

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