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I have 2014 Honda CRV. I am wondering whether the VSA button to left of steering wheel should light up.
Hello. Your vehicle is functioning as it should. The switch does not illuminate when you press it, so as long as the indicator on the dash is working when the button is pressed then you do not have any issues....
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Red lined engine by accident and now the engine idle is higher than normal. Smell something burning like rubber.
Hi there. The engine revving up higher than normal could be caused by the idle air control valve (IAC). The valve could have gotten stuck when the engine was throttled rapidly when first started. Check the IAC and see if...
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I just got my thermostat housing replaced but the check engine light is still on
You should first check to see if the receipt for the oil chance shows the oil that was put into the engine when it was changed. If the oil put on receipt does not match the required oil for the...
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slip indicator light staying solid
The solid illumination of the slip indicator warning light signifies a malfunction in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system. VDC is a version of "electronic stability control" and is a very useful safety feature. Occasionally, the slip indicator light comes...
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Vibration when car shifts gear
There are a lot of possible causes and thus the vehicle has to be road tested as one part of a vibration diagnostic. If the cause is mundane (e.g., wheel imbalance, tire belt separation) the diagnostic and fix will be...
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Hi Guys My car doesn't want to select gears anymore. I have to force the gear in everytime. could it be a problem with the gearbox
The problem may be the transmission clutch is not disengaging enough to allow the gear change. Have the clutch checked first for proper operation. If clutch is operating good then the problem is with the synchronized gears inside the transmission...
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Oil Change timing
Your vehicle has an on board, computerized oil life indicator system. When the system determines that an oil change is actually needed, the oil life indicator will provide a maintenance message (see your Owner's Manual for further and complete details)....
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Unlock door go to start it with key and alarm goes off lights are flashing and won't start
You may have a bad switch for the theft system in the left door and did not turn off the theft system when you turned the key. Try to get out and lock the doors. Then turn the lock to...
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Driver side power seat seams to only want to move back on one side creating a pivoting motion
This issue is common enough that YourMechanic has devoted a diagnostic and service page to this problem of faults in power seats. Indeed, if you simply request a power seat diagnostic the responding certified mechanic will promptly resolve this for...
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Can I get cheap outer tie rods to last me one year
If you decide to get tie rods from an aftermarket supplier they should be good enough quality to last more than a year. They should meet or exceed factory specifications.
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Is this a good car to purchase?
Yes, according to Consumer Reports, the 2014 Malibu has excellent crash ratings and the "overall" reliability of the 2014 Malibu is listed as better than average, and much better than average for most individual vehicle systems. There are some potentially...
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Car won't start but lights turn on Chrysler 200
First thing to check would be the battery. While it can have enough power to turn accessories like the lights on, it may not have enough cranking amps to start the engine or allow the security system to trigger start...
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My 2014 Honda Civic was in a front end collis if I try to start only give check warnings
The ECU is probably not physically damaged. Electrical damage to the ECU depends on the circumstances of the accident, that is what kind of physical damage was done to the battery, vehicle wiring and so forth. Short circuits, disconnection of...
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I have a 2014 Dodge advenger se and dont know why i can not find the mileage gauge to find iut my mileage on my car . where is it
The odometer or mileage gauge is always located on the dashboard of the vehicle within the instrument cluster. If the odometer cannot be seen it is possible that the digital read out of the gauge has failed. The reason the...
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My car keys got missing.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The key that has been damaged to this extent will likely never function for the vehicle again. They do not replace the metal key in the fob. The manufacture will have to replace the...
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Can I use Valvoline G-05 coolant in my radiator cooling system? 2014 Mitsubishi Triton
Hello - Valvoline G-05 is a low-phosphate coolant type developed for extended-life use in all-aluminum engines. It tends to be orange-pink in color. Officially, Mitsubishi also sells a long-life cool (called "Super Long-Life Coolant"), which has the same aim; good...
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Anti theft system won't let me use my car
You will need to try a different key. If the second key works then you need to replace the key that did not work. If the theft system still will not allow the engine to start then you need to...
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P0016
Hi...Diagnostic Trouble Code P0016 has many causes other than a failed camshaft position sensor. Other possible causes for Code P0016(https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/p0016-obd-ii-trouble-code-camshaft-position-a-camshaft-position-correlation-bank-1-by-jay-safford) to set include: the camshaft timing is wrong because the timing chain jumped teeth; the camshaft phaser is out of...
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Heater blowing cool air 2014 Jeep Wrangler
Hi there - this sounds like a heater blend door problem - only routing warm air to the passenger side of the cabin. I would recommend a heating system inspection by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic,...
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When the EPS show when the car is parked,whats the meaning
Hi There, Your car uses an electric power steering system instead of the traditional hydraulic power system present on many earlier model cars. Generally, this light will come on when you start the car and then turn off once the...

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