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Van shaking and misfiring.
Hello, a P0300 is a general misfire code without pointing to any one cylinder. There should be more codes present indicating which cylinder(s) have a misfire condition. You are correct in stating that a misfire is a combustion concern. To...
White smoke comes from my exhaust when I hit gas. When wet underneath it looses power.
white smoke pouring from the exhaust while the vehicle is running is usually a sign of a failed head gasket seal. This failed seal allows coolant into the combustion chamber and the white smoke you see is the steam from...
I have a 1989 vw cabriolet. When I 1st got it, it ran fine but would not start on the 1st try.
I suggest having a compression test done on the vehicle to determine if the engine is making enough compression to run. This test would also help determine if the cam timing is correct. If the cam timing is not correct,...

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