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What an broken axle cause a cars engine to die and would it still roll
Hi Cathrene. In short, yes - a broken axle or any component within the front or rear differential can cause the vehicle to shut off and the symptoms you are describing. It's also possible that the sputtering is caused by...
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I accidentally adjusted my side view mirror by physically touching the mirror. Is that okay?
Generally, this will not hurt anything. However, keep in mind that the electronically controlled mirrors are controlled by small motors that are attached to the mirror. Manually moving these too often may result in damaging these small motors.
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Makes a clunking noise when I put it in reverse
Hi Krystal. Thanks for contacting us today. Replicating a noise is really difficult for any mechanic - especially if they deem it to be 'normal'. With most 'performance cars' (like your Camaro, Dodge Challengers, Ford Mustang's for example), the transmission...
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2017 ford fusion downhill assist stuck on
Hi Levalle. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Since your car is 2017, you should contact your Ford dealership first to let them know about this issue. Having a third-party mechanic suggest or complete any repairs would likely void any warranty....
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is it too late to get undercoating for a week old 2017 Toyota Prius
No it is never too late to get the car undercoated unless your car is already rusted out. You may need to have the under car washed of any dirt or salts that may have got on the undercarriage. ...
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Tick noise
It is possible that this could be normal depending on how severe the noise is. I would recommend taking the vehicle back to the place that you bought it and explain the situation to them. If there is an issue...
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When I release the gas to slow down almost to a stop and immediately accelerate It does like is going to shut down
After reviewing the NHTSA database for your model and model year, I do not see comparable reports or applicable Technical Service Bulletins that involve the fault you describe. As you describe the operating condition though, I would refer to it...
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How many ECUs does a typical Toyota have?
You will have at least 6 different modules on the car depending on how your vehicle was equipped. There are modules for the engine, transmission, ABS, SRS, Audio, Body, Anti-theft, Electrical Steering and instrument cluster are all modules and communicate...
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Brake noise
What you are describing is a sign of warped brake rotors. When you press on your brake pedal, this activates a hydraulic pressure which forces small pistons inside your brake calipers to push the brake pads against the brake rotors...
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Instability light on along with blinking engine light why
Hi Sally. Thanks for contacting us today. A warning light is activated when the ECU detects a mechanical fault in one of the vehicle operation systems or an individual mechanical component. This will store an error code in the onboard...
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Engine swapping a Silverado
Hey Shawn. Thanks for the question tonight. No doubt, that would LOOK and sound pretty mean. The question I would ask is - do you have the money and (no disrespect) the fabrication talent to pull it off correct? A...
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I'm trying to decide whether extended warranty is required for 2017 Honda CRV EX-L 7 yrs 100000miles
This would depend entirely on what exactly is covered by the warranty. If the warranty is complete Bumper to Bumper anything at all that goes wrong for 100,000 miles and you drive a lot per year such as 20000 or...
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Car jurks when going slow or when exelerating
Hi Kimberly. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I'm sorry to hear you are having such difficulty with this vehicle. The lunging or jerking is likely due to the transmission line that came loose, and air bubbles or other obstructions inside...
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I bought a bolt on exhaust system do you guys do installation?
I would first recommend you contact our customer service so they can check to see if this service can be done in your area. Some services like exhaust work may not be able to be done in your area or...
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Is it possible that an aftermarket seat warmer could case a BCM to short out?
There is not enough information to go on to know if the aftermarket seat warmer caused a computer short. If you plugged into the power port and if system was overloaded then it should have just blown a fuse and...
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master warnig light - no message & no buzzer
It is possible that there could be a short in the warning light system. If the vehicle is a 2017 model year, it is very likely that this particular malfunction would be covered under your vehicle warranty. I would recommend...
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I purchased a new 2017 Buick Lacrosse Essence which does not have heated steering wheel. I would like to have this option instal
The heated steering wheel on this model incorporates the control module and just replacing the steering wheel and putting a fuse in the heated steering socket in the underhood fuse box should complete install. The only thing I am not...
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My lock indicator light is flashing.it had never done this before.why would it be flashing now?
The theft system is active and may have an issue with the key or the system. You will need to try your second key to see if light goes out? If it still stays lit then you will need to...
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for accord hybrid 2017, when I start my drive, will current trip start with high gas mileage or will it start at 0 and work up?
Hi Beth. Thanks for contacting us today. I'm not quite certain what you are asking us today in regards to the odometer. If you are referring to the fuel economy rating, that is an estimate that essentially is an average...
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2017 Honda Civic quiet high pitch noise when I press the gas
The noise is most likely related to the operation of the turbocharger. Your vehicle is new enough that any malfunction would be covered by the warranty. To obtain confirmation that the noise is normal you can request warranty assistance from...

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