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My serpentine belt on my Volkswagen Passat cc 2009 snap. The ac stoped working. On a closer look it looks like the crank shaft pul
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Where is the crankshaft sensor on a 2011 vw cc sport 2.0
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Thin white exhaust when accelerating in 2012 Hyundai Sonota a problem?
Some smoke at start up can be normal, particularly white smoke from condensation. However, continuous smoking after the first few minutes signifies a problem with the engine that you should seek to have identified in an engine smoking diagnostic. If...
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Car shaking
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Does a person have to buy rotors each time they have a brake job on a 2015 C class 300 4matic
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If the seat is unoccupied, the light will stay "on" continuously. There are other circumstances under which the light may stay on though, including low weight on the seat, the seat belt is buckled but there is no seat occupant...
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Timing chain jumped 2 teeth on my 2011 vw gti
I would stongly recommend taking your vehicle back to the place that changed the oil and showing them the information that the dealership gave you. I would request that they compensate you for the issues you are having with your...
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I have a 2015 Volkswagen Gti, and when I accelerate fast the EPC light comes on and the car loses power and begins to shake. I nee
Most of the engine components should be covered for 100 thousand miles. This isn't just factory policy, this is US law. Any component that could be part of the emission control system has to be covered and that would include...
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Can i retrieve CEL code from car ... forgot what code it hade in my car .. put headgasket sealer and i erase the code ..
Once a trouble code is erased, it cannot be retrieved. The engine controller does not have a "recycle bin" like they have on Windows. If the car still has a problem, the code will come back up after some driving....
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I went to buy a 2010 Volkswagen Passat Komfort from a dealer and he couldn't get the gear shift out of park is this a serious prob
There is a safety interlock that prevents inadvertent engagement of the transmission. Typically, you have to have your foot on the brake to free up the shifter. The interlock could have a fault and, if so, the failure is probably...
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My car battery keeps dying after a few days of be fully charged my alternator is good what can be the problem?
Hi there. On most cars, trucks and SUV's sold in the US, the battery is used to engage the starter and power accessory components while the engine is not currently running. Due to this fact, if any accessory is left...
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This question is hard to say since we all take care of our vehicles differently and not always follow the recommended intervals to service the vehicle. If the previous owner took proper care of the vehicle and you also do...
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2000 Saab 9-3 SE. Can just the Throttle Position Sensor be replaced. Got error code P1230... I cleared it and car drives normally.
Hi There, These codes indicate that the signal from the throttle position sensor is weak or inconsistent. You do not need to replace the entire throttle body and should be able to fix this by replacing the throttle position sensor....
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Car acting strange
Hi there. When you feel vibrations in multiple driving conditions, it's typically an indication of worn out motor mounts or a vacuum leak somewhere in the engine compartment. The best way to have this issue correctly diagnosed is to have...
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Want to get my car to make the sound a Gti does or s3 does when changing gear in the auto
Hi there. What you're looking for is an aftermarket exhaust system recommendation. Unfortunately, we only provide service and repair tips for OEM applications. I think your best option here is to search online for aftermarket exhaust kits that are good...

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