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Windshield washer pump not working.
When you operate your sprayers if you hear a quiet buzzing sound then the pump is still working. If there is no sound the pump is at fault. If a leak exists in your washer fluid system all the fluid...
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Car whistling, rough idle.
This sounds exactly like the symptoms of a vacuum leak. When the engine inhales air through an opening it is not supposed to is a vacuum leak. The whistling sound is due to the air being drawn in through a...
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Passenger's side window not going down
The window regulator or motor is the most likely cause of the window not going down. If you hear the motor running but the window does not move then the regulator is broken. If you do not hear the motor...
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Engine stutters
It is possible that your engine could have a fuel issue of some kind. Considering that it is a hybrid, I would not overlook they electric motor for issues during this diagnosis. I would first recommend having your vehicle scanned...
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Steering locked and I can't start
This sometimes happens when the wheels were turned when you turned the car off. The pressure from the tires on the steering wheel make it bind with the locking mechanism in the column. Sometimes applying pressure to one side or...
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Can an open gas cap which causes the Check Engine Light to come on cause the car to not start and the ECM to appear bad?
Yes, there are a lot of things a bad gas cap or open gas cap can affect. If you don't have a gas cap then you may be experiencing issues with debris getting into your tank or fuel filter and...
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Whining from tensioner or AC compressor
Hi there, if the problem only occurs when the engine is cold then it is most likely the tensioner or something to do with the timing chain. The A/C compressor would create the noise when the A/C is turned on,...
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Car making a spark sound when starting
While the information provided is a bit limited, it does lead me to believe that your Nissan may be experiencing an electrical problem with the starting system. Since I am unable to give a proper diagnosis, I highly recommend enlisting...
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Parking Brake suddenly appears on the dashboard while driving
Check if your brake fluid level is full in the brake master cylinder. The light comes on when you fluid gets low enough to turn on the light and as you drive it, the fluid gets hot and expands and...
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My brakes squel even though I have recently replaced pads and rotors.
Sometimes inexpensive brake pads will squeal even when new. Something you can try is to use some anti-brake squeal spray or lube designed for the backing plates of the brake pads. These can help with the high frequency vibrations that...
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Fog lights
It is possible, but you will need to wire in a relay and another fuse. The headlight switch and circuit is not designed to carry all that current. By using a relay, a small amount of current will engage the...
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Car does not start sometimes. says brake system in the top left of the HUD.
Hello there, the brake warning is a safety feature on your 2010 Ford Fusion hybrid indicating there is something wrong. Though the fault goes away after a few key cycles when it keeps coming back this indicates that the car...
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The nissan starts, battery indicator goes down quickly then car shakes and shutdown with high voltage battery indicator on
When your hybrid is started, it is powered only by motor generator 2 (MG2) located in the transaxle. If the required drive torque increases when driving MG2 only, MG1 is activated to start the engine. MG1 is also used to...
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On occasions during quiet surrounding driving I hear a clack noise from the back of my car.
Hi there. If you are hearing a clacking sound around or near the battery in your vehicle, then this is the sign of a loose battery cable. As the cable is loose, the noise is sparks that are admitted as...

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