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1997 Honda Civic Ex - Car Dies When Brakes are Applied.
Hi Danny. Thanks for writing in today. When an engine shuts off while deceleration (the brakes are the action causing the engine to decelerate) - it's usually caused by too much fuel entering the combustion chamber. Essentially this floods the...
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Sometimes when I brake lightly the car jerks and stops very abruptly. This happens especially after shifting to drive from park.
The brakes should apply smoothly and consistently is response to intensity of pressure on the pedal. If the brakes grab or apply in "step" fashion, that is not normal. The abrupt operation that you are describing could be caused by...
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I dont have a check engine light..5 seconds after putting gas into car engine cut off..can still drive but cars seems to stall
Due to the close timing of the stalling with the gas purchase, the possibility of bad or contaminated gasoline has to be considered. You might check with the station and see if there were any complaints. If and once bad...
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Hello, my 2011 Chevy aveo is stalling at 60mph on the freeway and is smoking from the tail pipe. Do you have an idea of what this
Hi Nicole. Thanks for submitting your question tonight. There are a few possible issues here. First off, if the check engine light is illuminated, this means that one of the vehicle sensors has detected some sort or mechanical or electrical...
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When putting my car in 1st and letting go of the gas to fast it makes a clanking noise only when I release the gas too fast
The clutch, driveline, and even loose exhaust components, are possibilities. If you request a vehicle noise diagnostic, the responding certified mechanic will definitely find the origin of the noise though and then with the mechanic's advice and explanation, you can...
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Fuel injector replacement
If you are standing in front of the vehicle facing the motor, the cylinders (and corresponding injectors) are numbered from 1-4 starting at the left hand side of the motor. In other words, from left to right, the order is:...
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I have a car that i purchased a year and a half ago but lost and never transferred over the title can I get info on it? Please
If you did not get the title put into your name and then lost the title you will need to seek out the previous owner to see if they can get a duplicate title and then sign it over to...
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How can i find out my previous title owner info? To reach out to them
The procedure to title the car in the circumstance you have described varies by state. Vehicle ownership data (i.e., identity of owner), as held by the state, is generally confidential and will never be released without a Court Order. There...
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Ford fiesta in park but wont start and will only go in neutral
There are a number of tings that may cause this, however some are more common than others. Your car has a switch that allows the computer to differentiate between being in park or neutral for purposes of starting the car...
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Where is the fuel filter on a 2007 Hyundai Accent?
The fuel filter on your Hyundai is non-serviceable item inside the fuel tank. It's integrated into the fuel sending unit. If you're having engine performance problem that indicates a lack of fuel pressure, I recommend having a professional diagnose the...
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Miata won't shift into gears. Clutch seems fine! It will go into all gears when car is off. help!
Your car may have more than one problem with the clutch. You should first check the clutch hydraulic master cylinder to make sure you have fluid in it and pump the clutch pedal several times before you try and start...
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Under load low power
What you are describing sounds like you may have a clogged or damaged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When the catalytic converter is...
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Door wont open from the inside or out and i cannot lock/unlock the door. I was also driving the other day and my car died.
With regard to the door lock malfunction, yes, in all probability, the interior panel of the door will have to be removed so that the lock assembly and linkages can be inspected and repaired. A certified mechanic from YourMechanic will...
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Hard to start my car in cold weather
You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works by bleeding...
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I am having a issue with my car. I have replaced timing, camshaft, spark plugs, valve cover gasket and I keep getting random miss
You may have ignition coils that are giving out a weak spark and or failing intermittently causing the misfire. Also a system that is running lean may cause random misfires. have the coils checked for spark output after engine is...
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Trouble code P0705.
Hi Christopher. Thanks for contacting us tonight. The P-O705 OBD-II trouble code indicates that the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Transmission Control Module (TCM) has received an input error from the Transmission Range Sensor (TRS). This switch is also known...
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What is going on with my car? Why does it shut off whenever it wants to?
Hi Isabella. Thanks for submitting your question tonight. To be completely honest, there are more than a few dozen possible reasons why these problems are occurring. However, one item, in particular, can impact most of the symptoms you're describing is...
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My 1993 toyota corolla over heated made a lock sound now wont start. Clicks one time when i try to start it
If the engine was severely overheated then you may have seized the engine cam or other component and broke the timing belt. You will need to have the leaks and problem checked by a mechanic like one from YourMechanic to...
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The P-O705 OBD-II trouble code?
The service you should schedule is (check engine light on)[https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/check-engine-light-is-on-inspection]. The code P0705 is a transmission code and will need diagnosis to locate the cause of the issue.
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2013 Hyundai accent drove through about 10 feet of about 6 in water & car stalled. Only makes click when try to start it. E hi
Hi Amber. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Generally speaking, when you drive through standing water and the car will not start, it can be as simple as wet electrical harnesses and sensors causing the issue, ranging to water finding its...

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