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My car rear brake lights are not working. This is only on the drivers side. Rest of the lights such as reverse lights, left and ri
Your vehicle has LED lights and are controlled by a computer module. You may have a light or module issue and should seek professional help from a mechanic like one from YourMechanic to test the light control module and external...
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A likely cause is a loose or worn suspension component. There are other possibilities but if you were to request a diagnostic that is where the investigation would begin. As far as whether the noise represents a normal characteristic of...
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Hi Patel. Thanks for contacting us tonight. While synthetic oils are typically longer lasting than a conventional oil, the engine and ECU can't predict or detect the oil in the engine. This is why the warning light illuminates. I still...
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How can I reset my engine hours on my 2016 f250
On the steering wheel is an Information Display button. Toggle to "Info". Go into "Setup" and you will be able to scroll to the setup panel for engine hours. You can then reset the hours through the menu. In the...
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Where is my odometer button in my 2016 Corolla
The odometer readout on the 2016 Corolla is accessed by using the “DISP” switch on the instrument panel. Full details regarding this function are on pages 77, 82, and 84 of the 2016 Toyota Corolla Owner's Manual. Those pages explain...
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Still not able to reset the engine hours on my 2016 f250 the menu does not give you an option
The information provided yesterday was sourced from the actual 2016 F-250 Owner's Manual. In terms of scan tools, a Ford IDS (Integrated Diagnostic System) scan tool is the current tool that would have that capability. Due to the high cost...
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My 2016 Ford focus SE keeps dying at stop lights. It'll sputter a little bit and cutoff and the battery light comes on. It'll star
It seems awfully new to be needing a battery. I certainly wouldn't recommend replacing it without having it tested. I would start by focusing on the stalling. Your car is very new to have any kind of mechanical failure. It...
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I have a 2016 ford f450 and the check engine light come on today with a bunch of codes. P0269, P0263, P0303, P0300, P0305, P0307,
Hi Josh. Thanks for contacting us today. It would be very helpful if you could let us know what symptoms you are having. This many codes typically indicates a fault with the ECU, so let us know what problems the...
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Purchased a cpo Camry 2016 se special edition from a Toyota dealer. My car while driving just locked its brakes and I crashed
There are a number of things that may have caused this, but unfortunately this will require an inspection by a professional to determine what may have caused this. I would suggest taking the vehicle back to the dealer to have...
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When replacing driveshaft , do I also have to replace the cv axle ? And do I need to replace the Ball joint ?
The driveshafts (aka, "axles") on your vehicle are CV type axles. If a CV axle were replaced (there is one on each side of the car), it is replaced as a unit with both inboard and outboard CV joints already...
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Brake rotors
If the calipers are not removed from the vehicle, that is if the hoses remain connected to the calipers, then there is no need to bleed the brakes. However, you will need to retract the pistons into the calipers in...
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Car heat is warm to start but seems to get cooler as time goes on while the temp is at the same level
The temperature of the heated air can decrease if the heater control valve is somehow malfunctioning (perhaps closing or blocked), the engine thermostat is not maintaining the right temperature or there is a blockage in the heater core or the...
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What does it mean when it comes up on your dash Battery Saver Active
It is possible that your alternator maybe beginning to fail. I would recommend having them charge output of your alternator inspected by a qualified professional to determine if it is functioning properly. Consider YourMechanic as inspection such as these can...
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My 2016 Buick Encore is unpredictable. This morning, the check engine light and stability tracking light both lit. The engine wa
If the check engine light has illuminated, that means that trouble codes have been stored and a mechanic can download and evaluate them. Those trouble codes are undoubtedly linked to the problem you are having. Although some trouble codes can...
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Radio wont turn up past maximum startup volume
There is a tech bulletin from the manufacturer to reprogram the radio for audio issues that may fix your problem. The dealer will be the only one that will have the latest calibration files that are needed to reprogram the...
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I want to install a remote start system in a 2016 Kia Optima hybrid but I’m concerned that it will cause problems.
The Owner's Manual for the 2016 Kia Optima Hybrid states that addition of a remote start system may interfere with the TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System). See Section Six, page 10 of the Manual. Unless the Factory has recommended or...
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How do I display digital speedometer in a Kia Optima
You need to go to trip modes screen and then go to digital speedometer to get digital readout of speed.
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i have 160000 on my chevy cruze limited change out trans its bad i found one the only diff is it has external accumulator will
Hi David. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Swapping transmissions is all about uniformity, which is why it's vital to replace a transmission with one from the same year, make and model. If the replacement transmission is different than the OEM,...
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Oil Change
Changing the oil more often will not harm the engine and is actually good for the engine. If you extend the oil changes to every 10k may be worse than every 5k changes. If you do change the oil every...
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Reverse light issue
You need to disconnect the lights you installed or you will burn out the light control circuit on these newer trucks. The system uses integrated circuits instead of normal switches like they use to use on older trucks. You will...

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