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The 5 Safest Used Cars You Can Buy For Under $20,000
The Subaru Legacy, Honda Accord, Ford Fusion, Chevy Volt, and the Volvo XC60 are five of the overall safest used cars you can buy for under $20,000.
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Alaska in 2012
Alaska requires a different kind of vehicle to handle both the terrain and the wintery conditions. While some of the most popular options for the Alaskan terrain in previous years included...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Arizona in 2012
Depending on where you live in Arizona, the weather is either arid or there may be periods of heavy snow – such as in the mountain areas. The vehicles that have...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Arkansas in 2012
Arkansas, like many other states, has to deal with a wide range of weather, from the stifling to the icy. This means drivers need vehicles that can handle the heat while...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Alabama in 2012
2012 was a great year in Alabama for auto manufacturing, but that wasn’t the only bright spot. Vehicle sales in Alabama were also robust in 2012. Nothing much changed in terms...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Kansas in 2012
Kansas sees a varied climate with all four seasons, which means drivers in the area choose a variety of vehicles. In years past, some of the front-runners have included the Ford...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in California in 2012
California natives are notably environmentally conscious, and this often shows in their choices of vehicles as well. While trucks rarely make it to the top spots, hybrid vehicles are frequently on...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Florida in 2012
Florida offers great weather year round, and the fact that snow and ice never factor into the equation means drivers don’t have to focus on the overall vehicle handling as they...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Connecticut in 2012
Connecticut offers plenty of rain and its fair share of snow during the winter months, which means drivers need vehicles that can handle these conditions. Top selling vehicles in previous years...
Top Five Selling Cars in Colorado in 2012
Colorado offers a varied climate depending on where drivers are located. Those in lower elevations see plenty of sunshine all year, while those in the mountain areas can see as much...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Delaware in 2012
Delaware offers a variety of weather, which means drivers have to be prepared for both the mild and the treacherous. In previous years, the best-selling vehicles have included the Honda Civic,...
2012 Subaru Forester vs. 2012 Subaru Outback: Which One Should I Buy?
When you need to get there in style and possibly by crossing a rocky creek or mountain path, the mid-size SUV/crossover is the vehicle of choice. These semi-large people-movers provide a lot of range and a lot of...
2012 Toyota Tundra vs. 2012 Chevrolet Silverado: Which One Should I Buy?
Large work trucks are meant for one thing: work! These vehicles are rough and ready, and can handle nearly anything you throw at them, with the exception of a car pool. While they offer two or four door...
2012 Toyota Sienna vs. 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan: Which One Should I Buy?
The battle of the minivans: Toyota Sienna versus the Dodge Grand Caravan. Both of these comfy people-movers provide options galore, and the minivan is meant to get everyone where they need to go safely and quickly, at a...
2012 Jeep Patriot vs. 2012 Honda CR-V: Which One Should I Buy?
The mid-size SUV is a great vehicle for getting a lot of people from one place to another, with a decent price point and pretty good ongoing fuel economy. While they are never going to get the amazing...
2012 Toyota Prius vs. 2012 Chevrolet Volt: Which One Should I Buy?
While these two vehicles are both certainly cost-effective to drive, they can be difficult to compare due to the Prius’ entry in the mid-size category and the Volt living squarely in the compact car category. Both of these...
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2012 Dodge Durango: Which One Should I Buy?
Medium to large SUVs are a fun class of vehicles: plenty large enough for moving people around, but if you really want to get out there in the mud and have some fun, they are still good for...
2012 Chevrolet Impala vs. 2012 Toyota Camry: Which One Should I Buy?
In the battle for the family vehicle, the 4-door sedan is a strong contender that just continues to be a viable option even with the rise of the crossover SUV and the popularity of passenger vans. These sedans...
2012 Toyota Tacoma vs. 2012 Nissan Frontier: Which One Should I Buy?
The smaller truck category includes those vehicles for men (and women!) who just want to scoot around town but who are opposed to driving a small car and just prefer a truck. These relatively fuel-efficient vehicles offer little...
2012 Chevrolet Malibu vs. 2012 Ford Fusion: Which One Should I Buy?
When you want a midsize sedan, you’re looking for something that will offer you the best fuel economy for the size as well as additional safety features that will keep your family safe while you’re driving across town...

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Window fuse locat ion 2012 altima
Hi Glen. You should be able to find the window fuse by reviewing your owner manual. If it's not located there, this guide is rather helpful.
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Engine lights
Your vehicle is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each of the four wheels which monitor wheel speed while relaying this information simultaneously to the ABS and traction control system which are controlled by the car's ECU. When the ECU...
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Shows fuel pressure too low had a mechanic from YourMechanic come and replace the fuel sensor engine light still shows
You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works by bleeding...
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can eps light affect the electrie function of my 2012 toyota camry
Since this vehicle is a hybrid it requires special trained technicians to service and test the vehicle safely. I would recommend having a qualified mechanic like one from YourMechanic test the charging system and computer system for faults and diagnose...
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My knock sensor was read at auto zone for my 2012 ford taurus but my car wont start what would cause this to happen
The knock sensor is a component that creates an internal voltage signal based upon vibrations it detects as a result of detonation internally in the motor which creates a knocking vibration. An engine can ping (or knock) due to an...
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service 4 x 4 light on 2012 ram
A generic scan tool may not access the codes for the 4x4 transfer case module and will need to use one capable to access the system to get the codes out. You may just have a programing that has to...
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Could my oil pump failure have been caused by piston ring wear/excessive oil consumption?
The oil pump gets a constant supply of oil from the oil pan and oil in the engine and would not fail due to piston rings from excessive oil consumption unless you ran the engine real low on oil and...
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The driver side front door on my 2012 Chevy 2500 HD will not open from either the interior or exterior door handle.
Unfortunately in this case the only way to fix this issue most of the time as to go ahead and break the door panel so that you can get access to the inside of the door and get it open....
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code P0420 on my 2012 Chevy Equinox 2.4L O2 sensors
The code P0420 for your 2.4 L engine is for the after the catalyst O2 sensor. Your vehicle has only two O2 sensors. One is in manifold before the catalyst and the other is after the catalyst. The code can...
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2012 hyundai acccent will cut off when stopped, RPM's will periodically not register while driving, car slow to acccelerate
Hi Anna. Thanks for contacting us today. Usually, when an acceleration problem exists, and a check engine light is triggered, it's likely that your root issues are electronic in nature. A faulty fuel system sensor, like a mass air flow...
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vy Cruze 1.4 and now the engine has mild idle when at a stop or Parked
Hi Bryan. It is possible that if the wrong valve cover gasket was used, pressure inside the engine would be changed and possibly reduce the engine RPM. But, that is highly unlikely. Most of the time, issues that may have...
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Clutch pedal goes to floor
There are a number of things that may cause the pedal to go to the floor. Some cars have a hydraulically operated clutches and some are operated by a cable. In the case of a hydraulically operated clutch, pressure on...
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No power at all after resetting the oil life on dash...
Unfortunately, complaints about electrical problems, stalling, and no starts are relatively common on the 2012 Malibu as seen in the complaint history in the NHTSA database. Many of the complaints are hard to resolve as they involve intermittent failures. However,...
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Alright well I’ve recently changed my brake pads and drums on My Gmc and there still making a squeaking noise as its in motion
If you have rear drum brakes, non OEM friction material can cause noise issues as some aftermarket pads have a high metal content. Even if the brakes are not applied, they are in close enough contact to make noise. Squeaking...
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Traction On/Stabili trac on while driving
Hi Shan. Thanks for contacting us today. To be honest, this is a very weird issue you're describing. In most cases, however, these problems are often caused by a faulty speed or wheel sensor, that sends false data to the...
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Car still shaking after replaced coils and spark plugs codes cleared still showing misfire in coil 3
The code P0353 on this after you only had misfire codes and you changed the coil and plugs on cylinder number 3. You should disconnect cylinder coil and check connector and pins in coil are not damaged and if they...
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Guys to replace a timing cover gasket for a chevy malibu 2012 ls 2.4 do I meed to jsck up the engine?
The position of the engine is not changed. However, to remove the cover and the old gasket, you have to remove the right engine mount. The engine must be supported either with a bar support at top or from below...
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When I started my car the Service AdvanceTrac light came on and now I no longer have power steering. What could this be?
The AdvanceTrac warning light means that service is needed on your vehicle's AdvanceTrac system. AdvanceTrac is an electronic stability control or "traction control" system and while the warning is displayed that safety feature may be unavailable, or may malfunction, in...
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My truck is making squeaking noises as it in motion
Non OEM pads and rotors can sometimes cause noise as the pads, in particular, might have a higher metal content. If the noise is not brake related, it is probably due to loose, worn or dried out suspension bushings, worn...

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