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My auto mate key fob is doing a double beep Everytime I lock or unlock my car, replaced the battery already. What does the double
Hi there. Unfortunately, since this is an aftermarket upgrade and not an OEM system, we really can't help diagnosis this issue. You might want to contact the manufacturer of the alarm / auto start system to seek their advice in...
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Transmission not shifting properly
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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Car runs fine at first then will not accelerate past 20 mph on a 2003 Kia Rio
Hi there. The problem with the auto part store scanning is they do not complete the inspection to pinpoint the precise source of the issue. For example, if an error code might indicate an issue with the speed sensor, it's...
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Serpentine belt tearing apart by pebble & pieces of it getting inside timing belt, motor destroyed
Hi there. I agree with you - this doesn't pass the 'smell test'. The only way for debris to enter the engine is through the throttle body. Since the throttle body inlet is protected and covered by an air intake...
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Engine codes p0326. P0420.. 2013 Kia Rio
The knock sensor is the most likely cause of the P0326 trouble code. It is also possible that the wiring that goes to the knock sensor could have an issue but this is unlikely. The P0420 code is likely due...
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Keep losing power to a/c console on 04 mini
Hi...excepting a possible fault in the air conditioning system itself (e.g., a pressure cut off switch, high or low, that somehow implicates the controls), the way to diagnose this is to wait until the system fails (loses power, as you...
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Is replacing the transmission on a 1988 Toyota Corolla fx hatchback worth it? And can I replace transmission with a 1990 corolla?
Hi there. As long as the engines in the two Toyota's are identical in size and configuration, the compatibility of the two transmissions should work, however there are some risks with swapping out a transmission on an older vehicle like...
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I having a problem with my nissan versa note year 2014 the tire pressure comes on across the dash even though the tires are aired
Your car has sensors at each of the four wheels that monitor the tire pressure at each tire. When these tire pressure sensors fail, you may notice inaccurate readings as to your tire pressure. In some cases such as yours,...
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Does not start
Hi There, This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark or possibly timing issues and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination...
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How long does it take to replace the water pump on a 95 corolla
The range is approximately two to three hours depending on whether your vehicle has power steering and/or air conditioning. It is economical to replace the pump on a mobile basis and you can obtain a repair quote for mobile replacement...
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Why do my car shut off when I stop
The first and easiest thing to do is to check for air leaks. Any air that gets into the engine without going through the air mass meter will lean out the fuel mixture and affect the idle. Inspect the rubber...
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Changed battery in kia Rio 2010, it won't start at all now. Engine light turns on at random times as well.
If you request a no/hard starting - engine diagnostic the responding certified mechanic will get this resolved for you promptly. The battery should be tested to determine its state of charge. If the new battery is in fact discharged, and...
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'14 Hyundai Accent oil is really muddy.
Unless there is obvious evidence of sludge, metallic particles, antifreeze contamination and so forth, the only way to judge oil condition is to send a sample to an oil analysis lab (there are quite a few out there for car...
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Rattling noise in the back driver wheel area.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The bottom line is that you need to find out where exactly that noise is coming from. If you suspect the noise is related to the wheel or the suspension start there. Press down...
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I have a 94 Toyota Corolla with a 1.6 L 4-cylinder the speedometer doesn't work and when it does it will not go over 10
Hi there. In most cases, a speedometer that does not work is caused by a failed speed sensor (which apparently you've replaced), the speedometer cable being damaged or in some cases, a communication error with the ECU. In order to...
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I have a 2011 Chevy Aveo LT. When I have the AC on at idle the vehicle overheats. What could be some things to look at? The radiat
Hi there. An overheating problem while idling could be caused by multiple issues, ranging from sludge that is clogging the coolant lines, to a radiator fan that is not activating as well as it should. It is also possible that...
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Bad mechanic issues
Hi there. Unfortunately, we see way too many of these questions by car owners like yourself that have been taken advantage by a bad mechanic. In regards to the dye in the coolant overflow reservoir, that's incredibly rare. The AC...
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How do i fix the trunk release on a 2010 chevy aveo
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are three main components to be concerned with. Your handle for the trunk is likely manual, meaning it is connected to a cable that pulls a latch in the trunk. You are going...
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How would i change the light in the gear position indicator light
Remove the floor console with two side screws in front and on in the center in back and lift off of shifter. Once off you should be able to access the shifter light bulb socket.
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Just bought 2016 versa note cpo dealer fleet. at 35 mph up with 2 back windows down bad vibration which gets worse with speed. Rol
This is a known issue with this and like vehicles and relates to the behavior of air as it flows past the openings at high speed. The phenomenon is simply a consequence of the design of the vehicle. It may...

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