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What is the recommended tire pressure during high speed driving?
First off, Honda does not recommend driving faster than the speed limit at any time, unless you’re part of a sanctioned (licensed and legal) event. If you do intend to put the pedal to the metal in such an event,...
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Shakes when going on higher speeds
First, I want to say thank you for providing the great amount of information regarding your Acura. From the information provided, I believe the concern you are experiencing with your TL is caused by the the front tires being out...
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Car shaking at 50 MPH
Shaking at higher speeds is usually related to something that is rotating. Most of the time this will be the wheel and tire assembly. If you have tires that are worn unevenly, or if any of them have a manufacturer...
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Bumpy ride at high speeds
Hi. If the car has a wobble to it at high speeds it may be a that the wheels are not balanced. Also it can be because of a damaged wheel bearing. A mechanic can take it for a test...
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Jeep shaking at 55 MPH
This is a very common problem with Jeeps. There are several components on the front suspension that can cause this violent shaking concern. First would be the steering stabilizer: This looks like a shock absorber and does just that,...
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Car vibraitng at 80 mph and over
Hello there. A few different items can cause the vehicle to have a high speed vibration. Most of the times these symptoms will start at 65mph or normal freeway speeds. The most common causes of this vibration includeL wheel(s) out...
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Truck seems to hop at certain rpm
Hello. From what you describe, it would appear that your vehicle is experiencing performance issues, perhaps misfires under heavy loads. If the engine is misfiring under heavy load it will most definitely be felt through the transmission and chassis. This...
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Heater only works at high speeds
If the blower fan is operational, then you might have a clogged cabin air filter. The filter is located behind the glovebox and should be changed periodically, to ensure proper HVAC operation and air volume. If the blower is not...
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Car shutoff completely at 100 mph
Hello there. A few items may be causing the high speed shut off. The most common would be a fuel pump, fuel filter, low fuel pressure, or the rev limiter. This kind of issue can cause the vehicle to become...
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Vibration when turning left at highway speeds
Hi there. Vehicle vibration when driving above 55 mph is commonly attributed to tire / wheel balance. However, the other symptoms you're describing lead me to believe that you might have damage to wheel bearings (as you indicated you have...
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Vehicle shook violently while driving at a speed of 30mph
Hello. I think it is possible that your rotors have warped again, and this is causing the shaking you are experiencing again. If you do a lot of driving and heavy braking, this could cause the rotors to warp...
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My steering wheel is shaking
Just because the wheel has weights attached to it doesn't mean it is balanced correctly. My guess is that the wheels/tires are out of balance. However, the problem could also be worn steering/suspension parts or tires. A bent rim...
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Car turned off completely during highway driving
In order for an engine to continue running, it must have three things. These things are compression, fuel, and ignition. If one of those three things goes away, the engine will no longer run. I would recommend checking your...
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Noise while driving at highway speeds
Without being able to hear the sound and also with no TSB's (technical service bulletins) out from KIA for known issues that match your issue, it will be hard to make an accurate recommendation. Deep rumble sounds are often...
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Car won't exceed 100mph on the highway don't know why
Hello. The manufacturer limits the top speed of the vehicle as a safety. The only way to be able to increase this is to reprogram the computer. This would have to be done with a custom program. There are some...
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Misfire but when get up to 60 to 70 miles and hour, it runs smooth
Hi there. When I get these readings during an emissions test I usually start by checking the fuel pressure. A lean running condition from a weak fuel pump will cause this. If the fuel pump is fine, then I install...
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Car jerks and slows down
Hey there. This may be a sign of a dirty or failing mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor is a unit in the intake system that monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to...
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Glow plug light makes warning sound when driving at high speed
Hi there. Check the glow plug control relay to see if it is malfunctioning. This is a common part to fail on the diesel engines. The light is coming on for a the computer seeing that the engine is too...
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Shaking issue when accelerating 45-55 and 60-75 and areas between. (2007 Acura TSX manual transmission)
What you are describing does sound like a bad inner C/V joint or joints. Even if the C/V boot is not torn and all the grease thrown out like typically happens with outer C/V boots, inner C/V boots can get...

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