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Clicking/knocking from front of vehicle at idle speed, severe vibration at driving speed
The CV axle is a good possibility but any rotating component, such as wheel bearings, can potentially account for the noise. In your circumstance, the CV axle has to be replaced anyway, so the most expeditious thing to do is...
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engine rattling
Hi Victor. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Anytime a vehicle sits for more than three months, it's recommended to change the oil and filter in the engine and transmission. When the oil is not constantly used, and not brought to...
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Engine makes rattling noise
The sound you are hearing is likely related to the lack of sufficient oil in the motor. When this happens, a number of things may cause the motor to not run properly or not start. As the motor overheats, the...
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engine rattling noise
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1990 Ford F-150 4x4 truck was started then died went back to start it again an got no dash lights an truck does nothing
If you lost all electrical power then you may have a problem with ignition switch or the charging system failed. If you can get a jump start and it starts and runs then check charging system. If jumping it does...
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control arm needs to be replaced as well as tires - can I replace the control arms first and the tires at a later date
Hi Kenneth. Thanks for contacting us tonight. It is best practices to always replace suspension components first, have the suspension aligned and then replace tires after the alignment has been completed. If your tires are showing steel belts, you should...
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No power in cab
If the issue is limited to no power to the dash lights, basically you need only trace that circuit. Typically such tracing is performed with a basic volt-ohmmeter and the factory wiring diagram in hand. If the problem is broader,...
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Hi, I have a 2013 F150 Platinum that is plagued with electrical gremlins. First the rear camera stopped working, just says camera
Hi Joe. Thanks for sending your question tonight. This is one of those annoying electrical problems that typically have multiple root sources. Unless the ECU is causing communication errors within the accessory relays and electrical system, then it's more than...
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Oil was low I 98 f150 two quarts and check engine light steady then flashing only driven at most 1000 mls past six months
You should first check to get the codes from the computer to see if the engine has misfire codes to a cylinder and do an engine compression test to see if one or more cylinders are low on compression indicating...
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Without major modifications to fuel, computer, ignition and wiring you would not be able to swap out from the gas engine to the diesel 7.3 L Diesel engine. There are also engine mounts and transmission differences. You may be able...
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I have a 1984 Ford F 150 turns over won't start have replace starter ignition control module rotor distributor coil anything else
The stator inside the distributor is what signals the ignition control module to make the coil spark. You will need to replace the stator inside distributor or replace entire distributor assembly if you so not have a press and knowlege...
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No fire to engine
Your vehicle has a conventional distributor with electronic ignition. If there is no spark at any plugs, you should test the distributor (coil, pick-up, etc.) and entire primary circuit. There is also a possibility that the ignition switch is faulty...
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Testing pickup coil with ohmn meter
If you can operate the engine to bring it to normal operating temperature, the ohm readings will be more accurate (the following readings are for a hot engine). For the pick up coil (magnetic pick up assembly), connect your ohmmeter...
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My truck has been giving problems to start, and I end up getting a jump. However, my battery, alternator and starter are good
If there is no starter motor operation, check for presence of 12 volts at the starter solenoid when the key is held in the start position. Check for voltage drop on the heavy gauge wire from the battery to the...
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My truck shakes while in gear. Just happened yesterday. Today checked oil dip stick. Oil is very low. Below min.
Hi Ryan. Thanks for sending the question today. If your engine is rattling or vibrating, it's quite possible that it simply needs an oil and filter change - and that the rattling is caused by lack of lubrication. However, it's...
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Beleive it is a bad harmonic balancer
If you remove the serpentine belt to isolate the problem is in lower pulley damper or one of the accessories. If noise goes away with belt removed then inspect the lower pulley for damage and replace it. If no problem...
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No reverse
It is possible that some internal damage to your transmission may have occurred. I would recommend having your transmission inspected by a qualified transmission specialist in your area to determine the exact cause of this issue.
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Grinding noise while accelerating what could it be?
It sounds like your vehicle may be a bit low on transmission fluid or you may potentially have a bad transmission control solenoid. As you know, the transmission works on hydraulic pressure built up from the fluid inside and uses...
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I have a 1998 ford f150 and will not crank over.
With a fully charged battery in good condition, and the immobilizer (security) system off - check to be sure the immobilizer is not activated - if the starter motor does not operate at that point, there are only two possibilities:...
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when I turn off the passenger airbag to the off position it automatically turn back to the on position. Please note that I only g
The airbag light flashing is an indication there is a problem in the system and will not allow the deactivation of the passenger side airbag if the system is having any problems. You will need to have the system scanned...

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