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Mega fuse snapped off when trying to loosen bolts. Do we need to replace the whole battery fuse box or just the broken fuse?
The mega fuse unbolts and is replaceable separately. If the common plate was bent it can potentially be straightened but if any of the segments of the plate that bolt to to the fuses are broken, you can obtain a...
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I have a 2015 chevy trax, the ac blows cool not cold air out of the passenger side vents and hot air out of the driver side vents
Hi Tammy. Thanks for contacting us today. There are a few different things that can cause this odd situation. It's possible that low refrigerant charge in the a/c system as a cause of this, so it may just be that...
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What could cause the ac off engine temp high to come on after replacing the water pump on a 2011 Chevy cruze
It sounds like you may either have a faulty thermostat that may be sticking causing the temperature fluctuation or potentially have a faulty temperature gauge inside the vehicle that may be providing inaccurate readings. The thermostat regulates the flow of...
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I have a Fiat 500 Abarth 2015. I ran the gas too low home. I put gas. been 30 min no start
It is possible that the fuel pump could have been overheated due to the low fuel level. If the fuel pump overheats it may not work. If the fuel pump does not work the engine will not receive Fuel and...
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Is it safe to drive when the traction control, power steering, and stabilitrak lights are all on?
Generally, this is not something that will harm the vehicle, however when these lights are on this usually means that there is an issue with the anti-lock braking system. The traction control system monitors the steering and stability of the...
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the idle is a little rocky, but better since i put iridium plugs in it but it still didn't accelerate as soon as i press the gas
The backfiring and the rough idle are probably related. Backfiring is often caused by a too lean or too rich air-to-fuel ratio although a few other causes are discussed below. A backfire in the intake manifold is caused by a...
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I just recently took my car in to the shop and they said my radiator had a leak in it and my valve cover was broken so they fixed
If you are having a misfire after the valve cover was replaced you may have got some oil into one or more spark plug holes from the valve cover leaking and is causing one of the ignition coils to misfire....
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Tire Pressure
Tire pressure is measured and set when the tire is stone cold. However, cold tire pressure tire, once set when the tire is at a specific ambient temperature, will go on to vary up and down as ambient temperature goes...
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I got a question.. can you remove the cdv on an automatic transmission, if so what are the pros and cons of the delete?
Only manual transmissions are equipped with clutch delay valves in the clutch actuating mechanism. On automatic transmission equipped vehicles such as yours, shift points, rate of engagement of the clutch and applied line pressure are all controlled electronically. To modify...
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When replacing driveshaft , do I also have to replace the cv axle ? And do I need to replace the Ball joint ?
The driveshafts (aka, "axles") on your vehicle are CV type axles. If a CV axle were replaced (there is one on each side of the car), it is replaced as a unit with both inboard and outboard CV joints already...
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I replaced my DRL on my 2016 Jetta but the indicator light is still on
Hi Tony. Thanks for submitting your question today. If the Daytime Running Indicator light is still illuminated after completing these repairs, then it's likely that an error code is stuck in the ECU and simply needs to be removed by...
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My 2016 Buick Encore is unpredictable. This morning, the check engine light and stability tracking light both lit. The engine wa
If the check engine light has illuminated, that means that trouble codes have been stored and a mechanic can download and evaluate them. Those trouble codes are undoubtedly linked to the problem you are having. Although some trouble codes can...
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Cruze 2014 LT motor oil plug is a Left Handle thread ?
Hey Carlos. The oil pan bolt is made out of aluminum for some reason and is a standard right-direction thread, however, it's very small and delicate - so it can be hard to remove. You should see a directional arrow,...
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whinning/squeeling after 10 min drive
Hi Alex. Thanks for the question today. It's quite possible that the aftermarket valve cover is not sealing correctly, or when the engine gets to operating temperature, the gasket expands to create a vacuum leak. This is a common side-effect...
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Q: Check engine light
The cause of the issue would depend on which trouble codes are stored in your vehicle. If you have a small evap leak on your vehicle I would recommend having the vacuum lines check to determine if any small cracks...
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The radiator fan of my 2015 Chevy Cruze is running more often and at a much faster speed than normal.
Hi James. Thanks for sending your question today. It's not uncommon for the radiator fan to run more frequently from time to time. This often happens when there it is taking longer for the radiator to cool the hot "coolant"...
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Code p0301 replaces all 4 plugs, cylinder 1 and head gasket
Diagnostic Trouble Code P0301 means that Cylinder No. 1 is misfiring but the causes of that misfiring can be very varied. The fuel injector could simply be dead or there is little cylinder compression due to a burned valve or...
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Car steering is vibrating when going on high speed example 100 kmh. Replaced cars ball joint still steering wheel vibrates,
You should have the tires balanced and checked for problems with tire separation. If they are okay then have axles and suspension checked for problems like bad axle cv joints or bearings that are loose.
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I am looking for the blow off valve on a 2018 jetta 1.4 tsi
Blow off valves or blow by valves are typically located on the turbocharger itself. I would recommend searching for this particular part near or on the engine's turbocharger.
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Oil drain plug is rounded off on my 2016 Chevy cruze. Can I replace just the drain plug or the whole oil pan
There is no need to replace anything other than the drain plug and that part is sold separately. If, by chance, the internal threads in the oil pan are damaged, those can be restored. For your car, the drain plug...

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