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What part do I need replaced?
Hi there. If the wheel is showing signs of "falling off", do not operate until it has been repaired. This is a safety hazard and needs serious attention. Wheel bearings can become worn to the point where the hub will...
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Theres grease oozing from the inner cv joint
The CV joint boot is leaking out its lubricant grease. This is most commonly caused by a joint rubber boot is cracked or torn and also the clamps that hold the boots in place can be loose or out of...
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Its dead changed battery
It is possible that you have what is called a parasitic draw. A parasitic draw is when the battery is being discharged when the engine is not running. This can be due to things such as car chargers left in...
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Cv joint keeps breaking
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be experiencing one of several different issues. The first thing to consider is the quality of the replacement you purchased. Re-manufactured CV joints are not terribly uncommon. When you purchase the...
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My car has an S3 flashing light and the Check Engine Light is on
Hello - the blinking S3 light and Check Engine Light is your transmission controller telling you it has a problem. The S3 light should be flashing a set number of times (1-13). The number of flashes indicates a specific problem...
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Gear selector won't grab Drive
Hello - this sounds like low "line pressure" within the transmission. This is the hydraulic circuit that drives all gear shift activity. Assuming proper fluid level, this could be a dirty fluid filter, but could also be burned clutches given...
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engine sputtering in the rain and having a harder time starting in the cold recently
Consistent occurrence of poor operation during periods of high humidity is a clear sign of current leakage in the ignition system. Such leakage can occur as moisture provides an unintended path to ground on the high tension spark plug wires...
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Car not starting - maybe ignition coil?
You will need to take out one spark plug wire off a spark plug and put it near a ground with a screw driver or spark tester installed and crank engine to see if there is spark. If no spark...
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Crankshaft pulley removal
Hello. Some crankshafts use a reverse thread for the pulley, however that does not appear to be the case for your vehicle. You should be able to remove it by loosening the bolt counter clockwise, same as most bolts. Removing...
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Clutch problem 1991 Acura Integra
Hi there - if in fact your transmission is still locked in gear, this would be the correct behavior. If the shifter linkage has failed with the transmission still in gear; or the clutch is dragging or the pilot bearing...
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My car has possible alternator problems
Replacing the battery was a good first move, but it may not be the end of your problems. The alternator may not be charging up to it's capacity. You might not notice a problem for a while with a new...
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hi hows it going, quick question. i removed the 4th sparkplug cable while my car was idling, now my car wont start. any idea what
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having issues with fuel or spark. You will want to turn the key to the "On" position and listen for the fuel pump to prime. If you know it is...
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Headlight on the passenger side keeps going out. Have replaced the bulb and the ballast.
Hi there. Check the harness to the headlight with the headlight switch on and see if there is a voltage present. If there is a voltage, then check for resistance on the ground side of the harness. If there is...
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F20B engine felt and sounded like it scraped against something while driving. Now the car cranks but won't start.
The scraping noise was the timing belt rubbing on the timing cover. The issue could be the timing belt may have jumped a tooth. This will cause the engine to have a no start condition. Check the timing on the...
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car wont start
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are several things you can do in order to test and inspect the distributor. To start, remove the cap and look for any contamination or water. Make sure the rotor inside spins freely....
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I've been trying to swap an older engine into my car but the mechanic I chose can't figure it out
Hi there. Unfortunately, we're not able to help you with this without being there to inspect your car and the motor you're trying to install. In general however, anytime you swap motors, it's vital to choose a motor from the...
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My car os about to hit 230000 miles its an acura integra gsr what parts should i replace so tjat my car keeps running for a long t
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle's maintenance needed at this point is going to largely depend on that types of repairs you have main recently. Typically at this stage in the vehicle's life, any component is capable of...
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New Master cylinder issues
Hello Myles, thank you for writing in. Often when you replace a master cylinder, you have to bleed the master cylinder before hooking it up to the vehicle. If you did not bleed this new component separately, you can develop...
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Car won't start. Cranks won't turn over. Lights come on. No check engine.
Quite often, the breathalizer ignition system can create multiple issues if not properly installed. Sometimes it's an electrical fault such as an exposed wire under the dash or a faulty ground wire. The best advice we can offer is to...
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The car is not starting at all I charged the battery tried jump starting it but when I turn the key nothing has power.
Hi there. If you are certain the battery is good, and you are not getting any power to lights, dashboard, fuel pump or the starter, then it is likely that your battery cables are damaged, corroded or loose. It is...

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