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everytime I turn my car on the ac starts to blow air even if I switch it off. it won't blow cold air or heat.
Hi there. Based on your question and input, it looks like your AC control switches are damaged, causing the vents to activate even if the switch is not activated. This is sometimes an electrical problem, as it could be triggered...
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I am not getting any heat in the front but the rear controls work fine.
Hi there. The heating control switch on the dash for the main cab is not working. Remove the switch cluster and remove the harness. Check the harness and make sure that there is power to the switch. If there is...
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Why won't my car stay running when it is cold
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be suffering from several different issues. Depending on how cold the weather is, you may want to consider setting your car up for colder weather. This would include a thinner oil,...
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Oil leak
As you know, there are many different places in your motor that are sealed by gaskets. I would suggest trying to narrow this down by placing a piece of cardboard underneath the vehicle when parking it at night to test...
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I was told that my van needs a new brain thingy and a new serpintine belt. I am wondering if it is worth fixing up.
With the information you have given it would not be able to be determined if you would have any further problems after replacing the computer. Since the vehicle is over 16 years old and has over 220k miles there is...
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My Dodge Caravan still riding rough after tune up
Hello, thank you for writing in. The EGR (electronic gas recirculation) system can absolutely cause misfiring and engine vibrations. If you know there is an existing issue with the EGR valve, you should turn your attention to the unit. It...
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Step by step of how to change my water pump?
Replacing a water pump is a moderate service for an experienced mechanic. However, since each manufacturer has different step-by-step instructions on how to complete this task, it's best to either let a professional mechanic replace your water pump or purchase...
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When u turn the wheel it pops loudly & shakes bad when driving down the road
Hello, This is a common sign of a failing CV joint. A CV (Constant Velocity) joint is a shaft that connects the transmission to the wheels, essentially transferring the power from the drive train directly to the wheels. The CV...
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Over filled oil level, should I get it drained?
The transmission being overfilled may cause the transmission to push out the excess oil out the vent of the transmission. You should have the excess fluid sucked out of the transmission. Other than that it should not cause any issues....
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I installed a new fuel pump on a 1997 dodge caravan, it turns on but no gas is getting to the engine. Access to the fuel filter is
Hi there. It sounds like the fuel filter being corroded is the issue. It will need to be removed as well as any lines that may be corroded. You may have to replace a good portion of the lines if...
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dash brake light stays on
Hello, thank you for writing in. The brake light will illuminate if the parking brake is on, or if the brake system is malfunctioning. The first thing to do is have the vehicle scanned to see if there are any...
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Electrical problems
Hello, thank you for writing in. The fuse box will have a fuse/relay that will pertain to these systems. Before taking the car in for potentially costly diagnostics, check under the hood and replace this fuse. Your fuse box lid...
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Growl Noises when breaking
It sounds as if the noise you are describing is probably coming from the brake pads being worn out. The friction material of a brake pad is mounted to a steel backing plate, and when the friction material wears out,...
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Transmission not shifting into gear.
Either the transmission is slipping harshly or something broke inside the transmission making the gear drives not work properly. Make sure that the transmission fluid is full and red in color. If the fluid is full and red in color,...
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Replacing the ignition key cylinder lock.
Hi there. You do not need to remove the steering wheel. You will have to remove the upper and lower covers to the steering column. Then remove the locking clip and collar on the ignition switch and push in on...
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1996 Dodge caravan .It runs good .Till like 20 min the engine shuts if change camshaft sensor chankshaft sensor .Loses power
Hi there. In most cases, when you smell gasoline and have an engine misfiring issue, it's caused by a damaged mass air flow sensor, vacuum leak or an issue with the EGR Valve. It would be a good idea to...
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Can an oil dipstick swell?
The dipstick is mostly metal and thus will not change dimension in any appreciable way. Perhaps the mechanic was referring to changes in the amount or level of engine oil? If you happen to take a lot of short trips...
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Car died will start with jump but dash lights come on with keys out and turn radio on the back wiper comes on.
Hi there. Check all of the ground circuits in your vehicle for any loose or burnt ground wires. A loose or burnt ground wire will cause multiple circuits to malfunction and act like there is a short in the system....
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windshield wipers won't shut off
If the wipers are still functioning even after you have used the switch to command them off, that means the switch supplying power is fused shut and/or the circuit is being powered when it is not supposed to be due...
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Only cold air come out of heater
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely having issues with the water pump. If you have replaced the thermostat and the heater core, you likely have a clear path for the warm coolant to flow through...

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