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Subaru making high-pitched sound when starting.
I would take it to the dealer and have them diagnose it some more there are some common whining noises coming from that car. It could be in the transmission, the wheel bearing, drive shaft, fuel pump or something else....
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Headlight assembly not working
On a vehicle such as a Porsche, it is likely that there is a control module for each of the headlight assemblies. A control module is like a computer that controls a particular system. If all of the lights on the driver side...
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Drained the wrong fluid
Hello! Believe it or not, that has been done several times before on Subarus. The transmission drain looks very similar to the oil drain, so they can easily be mistaken for one another. Usually, the transmission will just have to...
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Broken Dipstick
This depends on where the tip ended up. If is is still in the dipstick tube, the tube may be removed to get the broken part out. If it made its way to the oil pan, You may need to...
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Where is the crankshaft sensor located on the 3.6 engine
Hey there. On your 2008 Tribeca Subaru, the sensor is on the rear of the motor near the flywheel side under a protective cover that is accessed after the air intake chamber is removed. If you need help with this...
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Engine, brake, cruise, traction control lights all came on at the same time and the dealership stated it is a fault of the coils
Hello, thank you for writing in. Typically when you replace coils, although it may not be the most comfortable option cost wise, you want to replace all of them. While there is no rule against replacing one or two of...
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How much to replace O2 sensors on 2008 Subaru Tribeca?
Hi there. It's hard to say for sure whether the warning light you're getting is caused by the O2 sensors themselves. It is very common for the sensors electrical harness to be faulty or the catalytic converter to be worn...
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Hello I replaced my battery and now the check engine light is on and a slow start now. Also the cruise light blinks
When the battery is disconnected, the engine control module loses memorized adjustments it has "learned" to keep the engine operating properly. In some cases, this results in poor starting or idling after the battery is reconnected, but the symptoms should...
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My AC works most of the time, but sometimes it doesn't turn on. Is this normal, or will this get worse?What could be wrong?
Hi Julissa. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several possibilities here, ranging from a damaged AC actuator, loose electrical connections or a damaged AC control module. Since there are multiple possibilities that could be causing the AC to not...
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Hesitation while accelerating while already moving, normal from a stop
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem in getting the proper amount of fuel to the fuel injectors. As you know, when you turn the key to on, the fuel pump is activated and the...
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Car hesitating while accelerating
It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem in getting the proper amount of fuel to the fuel injectors which may be caused by a bad fuel pump or potentially faulty fuel injectors. This can happen when the...
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My car makes a noise when starting like winning noise upon start. It looks like it is coming from the drive belt area
There are a couple of things that usually will produce a whining noise from the drive belt area. A failing water pump will produce a whining noise, which will typically be accompanied by overheating or coolant leaking as a result....
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Immobilizer on and car won't ignite not even in ON position..lights don't get lit up
If you suspect that the engine immobilizer is activated, refer to the Vehicle Owner's Manual to temporarily override the immobilizer system and/or see these instructions. If you desire that a specialist from YourMechanic resolve this, please request a no start...

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