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how to desable automatic locking mode?
Hi there. Here is a good video that will show you how to complete this task. Hopefully this helps you.
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Oil pressure drops to zero when engine is hot and idling
Hello, This suggests that one of two things are happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil or the oil pressure sending unit is not working properly and may be producing a faulty reading. I would recommend first,...
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thumping noise in the engine and the RPM is almost at the big notch before the 0
Hello, thank you for writing in. Due to the check engine light being on, you will need to start there. Whatever is wrong with the vehicle is being detected, and the engine has set a code which will help steer...
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Whining noise getting worse over time when I accelerate but no low fluid
Disconnect all accessories, that is remove the drive belts. If the noise disappears, obviously one of those driven components is the source. If the noise remains, it could be due to a vacuum leak, wheel bearing issue or a problem...
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Some of the time my 2013 Chevrolet Malibu will not start.
Hello. If you are getting a check engine light along with a no start, but there are no codes then you may have a computer issue or a voltage problem. I would need to know if the engine will crank...
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Oil cap is milky, but the dipstick isn't and the coolant isn't bubbling. Please advise.
The discoloration likely represents the effects of entrained moisture in the oil on the cap surface. There can normally be a certain amount of condensation in an engine, for example as weather conditions change or if the engine sits for...
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Electrical Power Steering Not working
Hi there. From the description you have provided it sounds like it could be, the electric power steering motor has failed. It could also be, an electrical power or ground failure to the power steering motor. You should contact a...
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When replacing rear brake pads on 2012 nissan rogue is it necessary to replace rotors at the same time?
Whenever brake pads are replaced the brake rotors must be resurfaced on a brake lathe or replaced outright. Putting new pads on a worn rotor is a guarantee that the new pads will wear irregularly, you will have vibration, and...
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What is the law on underglow in wv
Hello, thank you for writing in. To start, we need to disclaim that we are not legal experts, but can give you some general guidelines on the subject. Each state varies rather greatly on their vehicle lighting laws, so keep...
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Vibration when car shifts gear
There are a lot of possible causes and thus the vehicle has to be road tested as one part of a vibration diagnostic. If the cause is mundane (e.g., wheel imbalance, tire belt separation) the diagnostic and fix will be...
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A/c compressor wont stay on.
There are pressure cut off switches in an a/c system. If the refrigerant charge is "low", the low pressure cut-off switch could make a/c compressor operation erratic or intermittent. In addition, there is the possibility of mechanical failure in the...
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Crazy idle
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low...
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Pulsing engine.
Hello, It sounds like you may have a vacuum leak causing the engine to idle higher than normal. High idle speed, stalling and hissing sounds are common signs of a vacuum leak. When a vacuum leak is present in an...
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No compression cylinder 1, car shakes/vibrates and runs rough, decreased gas mileage.
Yes, absolutely, rebuild or replace the engine. The vehicle itself is a recent model year so your least cost option will be to repair what you have. And, you're right, "re-sale value" is irrelevant in the calculation (good for you!)....
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Brakes and rotors going bad?
The rear calipers and pad need to be checked to see if the caliper piston is binding or the caliper slides are binding. If you insect the brakes and find that only one pad is worn and the other seems...
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Noise under the car when you incease the speed
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a broken or loose heat shield on your exhaust system. Your exhaust system has various heat shields in certain places along the underneath side of the car to prevent exhaust heat from...
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Catalytic converter issue?
This may be a sign of a clogged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When this is clogged, this causes these gases to be...
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Driving down the road in 2013 Nissan altima coupe and the vehicle stopped pulling on its own.
Hi there. If you have replace the sensor and the codes are coming back on, the there could be an issue with the shift solenoids inside the transmission. The code P0500 is coming up for the output shaft speed sensor...
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Car was running fine with no problems. Only on first start up I would have to let the car warm up do to a 2005 Nissan Altima
Hi there - stalling while driving indicates a heat-related failure; quite possibly the crankshaft position sensor, ignition module or fuel pump relay. First task is to check for problem codes, whether the Check Engine light is on or not. A...
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No power in console
The accessory ports on your 2012 Fusion have both an in-line fuse and primary fuse in the fuse box. However, in most cases like this, the problem is an electrical relay. There are two ways you can resolve this. First,...

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