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I just had the harmonic balancer replaced and now the car is overheating.
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My vehicle won't start
Hello. I would recommend first disconnecting and cleaning the battery clamps and battery with baking soda and water. Once the terminals are clean then see if it will crank over. You may need to jump start the battery if it...
Check Engine Light does not come on even though there are trouble codes present
The pink/light green wire in ECM pin 2 on the connector will ground the wire internally to the ECM to turn on the Check Engine Light. You could test the wire with the key on and it should have battery...
I have replaced a failed alternator once a month for the last four months, any suggestions?
Your vehicle has a recall for the alternator cable shorting on the power steering line after the insulation gets rubbed through. The recall is for inspecting and replacing the alternator and alternator wiring. The recommendation I have is to contact...
My car will not start when I turn the key, it just makes a clicking sound. What is wrong?
A starter like any other mechanical and electrical part is subject to failing sometimes for no apparent reason. However, sometimes this is misdiagnosed as well and often times mistaken for something much more simple like a fuse, relay, or starter...
Door remains ajar no matter how hard we slam it.
Hey there. You should look at the door latch and the striker to see if you see excessive wear on the striker or if the plastic covering on the latch has been worn off. If they are worn, then the...
Semi-soft brakes - 2009 Mercury Milan
Hello there, many faults will cause your 2009 Mercury Milan to have soft brakes. The most common causes of soft brakes are air in the brake fluid, master cylinder failure, brake fluid leaks, or a faulty brake booster check valve....
I have a problem with the idle of the
This may be a sign of a failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve is located on or near your intake manifold that monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected...
Difficult to turn my steering wheel to the left, but not right
Hi there, The description you have given of the steering being hard to turn in one direction, leads me to believe, the rack and pinion is at fault. The power steering pump failure, would make it difficult to turn in...
My car's air conditioning/heating system only works for a brief time and blows the wrong temperature air
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My car drives great but the Check Engine Light has come on
Hi there, This light may come on for many different reasons. As you may know, when your check engine light comes on when there are usually fault or trouble codes that are registered in the car's computer that can be...
Died when going from reverse to park and park to reverse.
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle is experiencing some sort of electrical issue, possibly due to driving through high water. The symptoms you describe - an illuminated battery light, along with eventual stalling - are...
Low idle problem
Hi there. If the idle control valve is good then the problem is typically caused by a vacuum leak or an issue with the throttle body. I usually check the engine for vacuum leaks first. It may be a vacuum...
Motor mounts. Which mechanic is right?
If a motor mount diagnostic was performed and the mounts were confirmed to be faulty, the only safe repair strategy would have been to install dealer OEM motor mounts. If you use aftermarket parts in this application in essence you...
No heat on passenger side
Hello. Most of the time this is due to a failure in the blend door motor on the passenger side. It can also be the door itself or a sensor issue but most of the time it is the motor....
When i have my car running with my heat or ac on my car hesitates like it wants to stop when i'm stopped at a light.
As you may know, your car's AC system when working properly puts an extra load on the engine at all times when it is running. When this happens, your car's computer makes adjustments to compensate for this extra load on...
My car makes a really annoying noise and sometimes dies right after
Hi there. From the description you have provided your vehicle's moaning noise and intermittent stalling problem could be any number of things. It could be a failed alternator diode making the moaning noise and affecting the idle. A failed...
Dying when idling too long and whining noise while revving
Hey there. In many cases, whistling or whining noises can come from the belt drive system or a vacuum leak under the hood. Is your vehicle maintenance and tune-up schedule up to date? You may want to check the idle...
I heard a clicking noise after pressing my right turn signal. The mini-fuse was blown for the blinker.
Hey there. The left and right turn signals are powered by the same fuse that keep blowing when you put the right turn signal on. When you are putting the right turn signal on, there is a short in the...
The Check Battery Light will come on and the car will lose power. Sometimes the power steering will stop working as well.
Hi there, thanks for writing in. In several instances, when the Check Battery Light comes on before the engine died, then it's probably the alternator. If your engine died before the Battery Light illuminated, then you may have had a...

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