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Engine light stays on until I refuel and reset
Hello. It sounds like you have a programming issue in the computer. The computer is not properly detecting the fuel level in the tank. I would like to know what the code that is coming up, but you need to...
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Hi brand new car just got it 252 miles
Since it is a new vehicle, you should call your dealership service department. Tell them what is happening and you need to bring the vehicle in immediately. Any number of things can be causing this and since it is under...
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When air comes into vehicle so I can have the defroster on - it sucks exhaust fumes from other vehicles to inside my car.
Hi there. All vehicles are set up to take the air from outside and have the air conditioning on to make the defroster work. There is nothing you can do to change the defrost settings.
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Why does my engine surge when the cruise control is on in my 2017 Kia Sportage
Hello. This commonly occurs due to the fact that this engine is underpowered. The smaller engine in your vehicle has a problem maintaining speed which causes this fluctuation. I have seen a lot of complaints on this vehicle for this....
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Digital speedimeter
This would depend on what you mean by programming. If you are trying to reprogram the speedometer because you have altered the size of your wheels or tires, this will have to be done by the dealership with specific scan...
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Horn honks when walking around or away from vehicle.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle does this obviously as a security and safety feature. The software and settings will need to be accessed and changed to your liking. The first place you should check for help is...
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Can I disable Bluetooth on a 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback 2017
Hi there - yes, Bluetooth can be disabled on this vehicle if you happen to purchase a model with that feature. It is part of the infotainment system (integrated radio, navigation, etc.). And yes, you can still buy models of...
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I'm looking at new cars. Can I disable Bluetooth? 2017 Honda Civic hatchback
Hello - yes, Bluetooth can be disabled on this vehicle if you happen to purchase a model with that feature. It is part of the infotainment system (integrated radio, navigation, Internet connectivity, etc.). And yes, you can still buy models...
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Whistling sound in passenger side
Hello, thank you for writing in. If the issues can be resolved by messing with the seals around the doors and windows, there is a good chance they are the problem. With that being said, you may need to have...
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Hyundai Elantra GL 2017 model - Changing language in 3.5" TFT MID
Hi there. Typically calling your local Hyundai service department is the best way to resolve this issue, but I did find this video and most Hyundai's have similar steps for changing language settings.
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my new 2017 f150 will not start. all of the electrical systems turn on, but the truck will not turn over.any recommendations? the
Being a new vehicle and under warranty, you should contact Ford roadside assistance. They will either send a technician out to check the vehicle, or have it towed to the nearest Ford dealer for inspection/repair. Ford Roadside Assistance US:...
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Wrong fluid in reservoir
If you accidentally put windshield washer fluid in the radiator coolant reservoir then you will need to have the entire cooling system drained then flushed out and refilled with fresh correct coolant mixed 50/50 with distilled or deionized water. You...
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While riding over a hump, there is a sound from the shock absorber 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Hello - shock absorber noises, both front and rear, is a fairly common complaint among Jeep owners, and for a few years now. Whether it is "normal" or acceptable is a subjective question, but if there is any fluid leaking...
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Intermittent ticking sound from front of engine
If the ticking sound seems to be dependent on temperature, I might suggest taking a look for an exhaust leak somewhere. Small exhaust leaks will normally begin when cold and diminish as the engine warms, but in my experience, I...
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vibrate
Hello, thank you for writing in. Typically the brakes will vibrate during and after a stop if there is an issue with the brake pads, rotors, or the caliper guide pins. Start by checking the guide pins, as they are...
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Who knows why the tires are different sizes
Without knowing the model vehicle, it's hard to say. The only thing that I can add is in my 30+ years of working on cars, I've never seen a vehicle equipped with larger wheels/tires on the front. Having larger wheels/tires...
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Can I use BMW Twin Power Turbo, Original BMW Sae 5w-30 in my 2017 Base Macan?
Hi there. What does the owner's manual state about the oil type? The owner's manual is a great source of maintenance specifications. I would like to be able to truthfully answer the question as to whether you should or should...
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My 2017 Toyota Rav 4 has water condensation in the headlights is that normal?
Some manufacturers consider a small amount of headlight condensation as a normal condition. However, if it does not dry out with headlight use, there may be an issue with the headlight. If is does not dry out, bring it in...
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Rpm stay at high level - 2000 - when I star the engine and still high around 10 minutes to go for normal at the time the lowest te
Hi there. Since your Toyota is a 2017, I would highly recommend contacting the dealership where you purchased the car; as this type of issue is typically electrical in nature or due to an ECU communication error with fuel system...
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Buying a new 2017 Mercedez-Benz GLC300. Should I purchase the extended warranty? Also, what about the purchase protection plan?
Hello. I say it's a great idea to go ahead and get the extended warranty as well as the purchase protection plan that covers the wheels tires and etc. Mercedes are great luxury vehicles. They perform well and they always...

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