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My sister have a 2012 Chevy cruz 1.8L. Her a.c. is not working. We change the fuse and it blow cold for about 30 minutes and then
Hi there. In most cases when a fuse continues to pop, it's due to an electrical short somewhere in the system or component in which it is powering. This could be due to a faulty electrical harness connection, exposed wire...
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Hello I have a 1994 gotta celica and I'm trying to locate my fuel pump fuse relay
The fuel pump circuit operating relay provides power to the fuel pump. On your vehicle, it is located on the back of the engine control module (ECM) assembly and held in place by two screws. The ECM is located behind...
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Hello I'm trying to locate my fuel pump relay on my 1994 Toyota but I'm not finding it. It says it should be behind the glove box
The fuel pump relay is called the circuit opening relay and is under in front of the center console.
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my car starts but boggles out and stalls if i give it to much gas. almost as if the engine is choking
Hi there. In general, engine performance and the traction control issues you have described are not related. The crankshaft position sensor would cause misfiring or an inability to start; but in general, typically does not cause bogging or acceleration problems....
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Changed alternator and battery now car makes a noise when you start it up
This is a common sign of a loose or worn belt. This may have happened when you replaced the alternator potentially tightening the belt too tight. When this happens as you press the gas pedal and the belt goes from...
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My car is making a rocking noise. Heard mostly while in idle. 1999 Toyato Corolla
Hello, What you are describing sounds like the noise associated with hydraulic lifters which are a part of the valve train. In the mornings or when the engine is cold, the oil has had the chance, due to gravity to...
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Hello i have a 1994 celica and I located my fuel pump relay is there anyway I can just reset it instead of buying a new one to
The relay is automatic reset and if it is not making contact then it needs replaced with a new one. The internal contacts may be bad and not making good connection. You cannot manually reset it.
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Should I buy a new or used air conditioner compressor for my car?
Buying a used air conditioning compressor could lead to more problems. You could easily end up having to do the job twice and a new compressor is not so expensive that I would take that chance. The good news is...
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Dropped piece of foil in my reservoir for my windshield washer fluid. How can I get it out or do I not need to worry about it
Depending on the size of the piece of foil, it may not be a concern, however it could cause some blockage in the lines if small enough. It may be best to try using a small magnetic tool to remove...
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Cooling fans not working
Hi there. It's possible the fan relay is the source of this issue, but it could also be a fan motor problem as well. The cooling fans work according to relays that detect temperature and cause them to turn off...
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totota corolla 2015 the air conditioner blow hot air for about 10 min then worked well after that with effective cooling ?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a condenser fan that may not be cooling the AC condenser properly. As you may know, the job of the AC condenser fan is to cool down the AC condenser as it...
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What if the reason why im on limp mode is because i have a check engine light, check vsa system, and check emmissions system
Hi there. It is quite common for these warning lights to illuminate - especially if cleaning service was completed while the battery terminals were still connected. It's best practices to always remove the power to the battery when completing any...
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I have a 1997 Mazda Miata with an automatic transmission. I recently had new timing belt, pully and timing belt covers installed.
Hi there. One of the most common problems that occurs when major repairs is that often a minor component is disconnected and not properly installed. The symptoms you are describing are common with a vacuum leak. An engine requires a...
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I need to replace 4ZZ with 1ZR engine all manual transmistions what modifications are requires
Thank you for your question. If the proposed 1ZR engine is not specified for your VIN number, it will not work because you cannot flash re-program your existing computer to work with a "different" engine. "Different" engines use different computer...
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the air conditioner take about 10-15 min with or with out turning on the AC to blow cold air , if i turned it on it blow hot air
Possible causes of the inadequate cooling that you are describing include faulty condenser fans, a low state of refrigerant charge, the compressor clutch may not be cycling as required, the condenser might be blocked or dirty, and possible faults in...
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Engine light was on and got DTC code P0713, but now engine light is off. does it mean issue is resolved?
Hello, thank you for writing in. You are correct in thinking that since the light has gone off, the computer is no longer detecting an issue. The code you pulled pertains to a transmission fluid temperature sensor. You may want...
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The air conditioning works on my car however the blower is not working. How much does it cost to get that unit replaced?
Hi there. It really depends on what is causing the AC to blow warm air. The problem could be as simple as needing to recharge the refrigerant or a major component failure. To correctly determine the cost of repairs, it's...
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Cannot find coolant temp sensor
Directly under the oil pressure switch
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my car only moves when I release clutch fuly after enganing gear
Hello, thank you for writing in. The clutch needs to be inspected and likely needs to be replaced. With that being said, further inspection and testing needs to be done first. You want to inspect your pressure plate as well....
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with a purge control solenoid issue my check engine recently came on and i had it looked at
This issue is more of an emissions issue rather than a safety issue. It is unlikely that an issue such as this will cause the vehicle to break down while driving. I would recommend getting the issue properly diagnosed with...

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