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About how much does it cost to repair a left front axel that caused my transmission fluid to leak?
If the CV axle shaft is truly bent, as apposed to having just damaged CV joints, such damage will typically only happen in a collision. The axle shafts are very thick strong steel and the impact required to bend a...
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Transmission problem after alternator replacement
Hi there. Why was the alternator replaced? Was the battery tested with a digital tester that provides current voltage, cold cranking amps, and state of health? If not, I suggest having that battery tested. A bad cell inside the battery...
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Car hesitates to start
Vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark plugs, poor fuel pressure or misfires. Other things such as a faulty idle air control valve may cause the engine idle to drop below the normal idling RPM...
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All lights flicker when I am driving or idling but not all the time.
Usually when this occurs, it's caused by an electrical short, corroded ground wire or damaged electrical relay that supplies power to the headlights and other accessory lights. I would recommend having a professional mobile mechanic come to your location and...
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What gear oil do I need for a 2006 for escape
A synthetic grade 75W140 will work just fine for the differential. To be certain, check the specifications section of your owner's manual. One of our mobile technicians can perform a differential service for you whether is 2 or 4 wheel...
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I am pretty sure my front wheel bearings are going out on my 2010 escape. What is the estimate cost to replace both?
A wheel bearing will not make a crunch sound on bumps but the shocks or struts and sway bar bushings will. I have also seen lower control arms and ball joints make the noise. Try to bounce the front end...
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I believe my alternator has gone bad, how much would it cost to fix or replace?
Prior to replacing the alternator, it has to be tested to determine if the alternator has actually failed especially in your circumstance where the check engine light (CEL) is on which light could mean that another problem, other than the...
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Cooling fan not coming on
The electric radiator cooling fans are powered through relays, a fuse, and a temperature switch. The fan motors themselves should be tested (the fan motors can be independently powered, on or off the car, to see if they work properly)...
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How do you turn off daytime running lights
Daytime running lights will come on and stay on all the time during the day and cannot be turned off unless the normal headlights are turned on. The daytime running lights should not stay on after the vehicle is turned...
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Serpentine belt size?
Hello, The serpentine belt on the 2012 Ford Escape should be 86" long by 0.82" wide with a grooved (6 ribs) center.
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I was wondering if its okay to buy a car that has a rebuilt title.
When a vehicle has been totaled out by an insurance company due to damages exceeded to the vehicle exceeded the value of the car. Once totaled the insurance company will sell off the car and whoever purchases it can do...
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Fire in fuse box
Anytime there is a fire in a fuse box it is most of the time caused by loose or corroded connections at the source of the fire. You may have a bad solder joint inside the fuse box that caused...
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Air intake
Hello, There a few things that may cause this code to set. Things like the mass air flow sensor, the idle air control valve or the intake air temperature sensor may cause this code to show up. I would recommend...
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P0113 error code. MAF unit and harness is fine. What is the issue?
The Mass Air Flow sensor (MAF) has failed and needs replaced. When the MAF sensor has a high voltage output, then the functions of the MAF sensor has stopped metering the air into the engine. I recommend replacing the MAF...
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Exhaust was cut off and I need to repair it. What do I need?
As long as the vehicle has a catalytic converter and muffler, you can put what ever pipe you want on the vehicle as long as the pipe is not near any fuel tanks, electrical wiring, and any brake lines. It...
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Replaced my engine. Does the new one need to be adjusted to the higher elevation?
Check all of the sensors and make sure that they are plugged in all the way. The computer system with the sensors are designed to adjust themselves as elevation changes. This is why all vehicles today have computers in them...
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Replaced alternator
Hello, and thank you for writing in. With the new alternator installed, make sure the installation is holding. Double check all of the electrical connections are clean, dry, and tight. Make sure the battery is working and is capable of...
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The vehicle sputters and hesitates after being started on humid days.
Hi there. Depending on where you live, the introduction of humidity in the air will also affect the air pressure around your vehicle. Higher altitude areas are impacted greater when barometric pressure changes. When air pressure is affected, engine vacuum...
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Cuts out while driving
Any time a vehicle cuts out while driving then it will have set failure codes in the computer. If you have the codes then please supply them the next time you have problems. This helps us to come up with...
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Oil leak?
Check to make sure the oil fill cap, typically on the valve cover, is in place. If it is engine oil (and not power steering fluid for example), possible leak points are the oil pressure sending unit, valve covers and...

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