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All power lost inside but still starts
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Hi, I got my corolla 2012 engine overheated due to bad radiator, I replaced the radiator but the engine pick is not the same.
Hi There, Depending on how severe the engine overheating before was, this may have resulted in a blown head gasket or a head gasket that may have partially caused a cylinder leak. When this happens, this can cause the compression...
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How do I turn the air bag indicator light off in my 2012 Toyota Corolla
Hello. The airbag light can come on for any number of reasons. The most common being that the clock spring in the steering column has failed. It loses its connection and causes the light to come on. It can also...
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New brakes squealing bad new rotors replaced and all lines bled and all shims in place
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Car not accelerating after I put iridium spark plugs and cleaned my throttle body.
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how much it is going to cost me to repair toyota corolla repair ?
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I am trying to splice the fuel line while it is attached to the vehicle how do I soften the nylon to get the splice complete to th
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OBD code P0420
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Been having starting problems when car is cold thought it was starter motor. Now car sometimes does not accelerate when i hit gas
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Sound in the front right wheel well
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I have a 2012 Toyota Corolla S. It has less than 50k miles. Is the engine interchangeable with other years of the Corolla or othe
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Can I use Mobil 1 extended performance 5w-30 oil
Mobile 1 is a very good oil and I've used it in my personal cars for years, but I wouldn't leave anything in my engine for 20,000 miles. I think the claims they make are somewhat exaggerated. If not that...
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Panic buttons is working but alarms is not. How do I turn it on? From toyota corolla 2016
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AC on high setting but not blowing as hard anymore
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Overheated and will not start
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P0446
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1999 toyota corolla smog fail due to high emissions
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What should I replace before getting front end aligned? 2006 Toyota Corolla 140k miles.
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