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How to Replace a Radiator Fan Motor on Most Cars
The fan motor on the radiator fails when the engine overheats and the fan does not activate. This means that the coolant cannot cool the engine well.
How to Buy a Good Quality Heater Blower Motor
The heater blower motor is part of the air conditioner and heater controls assembly, one of the many features created to make your ride as comfortable as possible. Your heater and air...

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Wiper has to manually be lifted before working - 1996 Chevrolet Beretta
You will have to replace the "wiper arm shaft" and/or wiper arm for the side which isn't working. Both of these components have very small splines which interlock when the nut is tightened. A heavy snow or ice load can...
I was wondering if it would be legal to swap my vq35de motor out of my 350z and replace it with a ls5.3 vortec motor
Check the rules for emissions testing in your locale - they vary widely, especially if you are in a large metropolitan area with "Clean Air" standards and enforcement. California, with its California Air Resources Board, is especially strict. Most regions...
How can I connect two motors
Hello. From what you describe, I would say that there is currently not any mechanism or machine that allows one to do what you would like. There are hitches that will allow you to tow the VW with the 4Runner,...
air blend door
If you have different temperature from the driver and passenger sides, then that is a BLEND DOOR issue. The blend doors are little triangular devices with centers that rotate from an electrical signal. Their plastic gears can break, or the...
Is it legal and possible to buy a 50cc motorbike and upgrade or swap it to a 125cc engine?
Yes, this is possible and in fact they make many motorcycles that come from the factory with 125cc engines. I would recommend visiting your local motorcycle dealer as they often have a wide selection of motorcycles to choose from. ...
seized motor help
You may find trying to overhaul the motor and swapping over all the parts to the new motor may be the best bet to get the vehicle to run without problems. You do not know what you are getting from...
I got a 97 Chevy Cavalier can I put a 2001 motor and transmission into it
Hi there, thanks for writing in. If you replace your 1997 motor with a 2001 one, you will find that the wire harnesses and sensors have changed along with the transmission. The engine intake and fuel injection is different and...
Starter Motor
In most cases the starters for automatic and manual transmissions are different, as the transmission themselves, are often times mounted on are different. So it is likely that the parts are different. When sourcing a replacement starter I would simply...
What is the specific torque for the rod bearing of a 2001 Acura 3.2 TL?
Hello, thanks for writing in about your 2001 Acura TL.According to AllData, the specifications are: Connecting Rod Bolt Torque 20 N-m (2.0 kgf-cm, 14 lbf-ft) If you end up needing any help with your vehicle, consider YourMechanic, as one of...
Front Engine Motor Mount missing Stopper Assy.
Hello. The stopper assembly is an essential, required part (the "stopper" is not a cosmetic cover). If the vibration started after you installed the aftermarket mount, the cause of the vibration is the aftermarket mount and you should remove it....
Could i have caused an engine modulation?
We have all at one time or another crossed spark plug wires. To date, it has not caused a problem other than the misfire from the crossed wires. So rest assured, it is highly unlikely that this caused any lasting...
Hello I have a 1984 nissan 720 4x4 in need of a new motor and clutch. Around how much should I be expecting to spend. Ballpark.
The heads are aluminum and very prone to cracking if you drove the vehicle for extended period while overheating. You will most likely need to replace the cylinder heads. With an old motor you will also need to overhaul the...
What isn't working in my car? It's overheating only when I'm stopped in traffic or in a drive-thru.
It sounds like you may have a cooling fan not working. The cooling fan draws air across the radiator to lower the temperature of the coolant. This occurs at a specific temperature and a fan switch, usually on the radiator,...
Can i put a moter out of a 200 LP2 Pontiac grand am 3.8 and put it in a 1995 pontiac
Hello. Judging from the information you have provided, it is likely possible, however, probably not practical to swap that engine into that vehicle. Swapping from a 4 cylinder to a 6 cylinder engine will require an entirely new engine management...
I have a 97 Pontiac Grand Prix SE and want to put a supercharger motor in it. Will it fit and can I use the SE transmission?
Hi, thanks for writing in. The supercharged engine will fit in your car and it should bolt up to the transmission that is already in your car. Pontiac made cars that year that had supercharged engines and I'm pretty sure...
My motor sounds like it is forced.
Hello. It sounds like you have a transmission that is slipping from the description you are giving. Some things that should be checked when experiencing slipping symptoms are the low or dirty transmission fluid, clutch problems, failing shift solenoid, or...
Noise on motor
Hi, thanks for writing in. If the engine sucked in something that cannot pass the intake valve, then you can remove the intake to see if you can get out the metal from the valve with mechanical reach tool or...
The firing order for the vehicle you described is: 1-3-7-2-6-5-4-8; the rotation is counter-clockwise. Number 1 on the cap is the terminal closest to cylinder 5 (rear of the cap, on the drivers side). Remember also that it is very...
What motor / transmission do I have?
Hi and thanks for your question. Your 2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 could have the the LMG series 5.3L vortec engine or the LMF series 5.3L vortec engine with Active Fuel Management (AFM). The difference is that the LMF series increases...
Knocking from the motor
Hi. The usual cause of the loud knocking in these motors are one of two things (or both). The timing chain guides become loose or worn out and sometimes causes the engine to knock or tick when it is running....

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