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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...
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After overhaul my Ka24 d21 doesn't rev pass 4000 rpm
Hi there. From the description you have provided, I'm not sure running a recently overhauled engine over 4,000 rpm is a good idea. There is a 500 mile break-in period recommended by most rebuilders. Change the engine oil and filter...
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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,...
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Timing
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...
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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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have to clutch start everytime we want to go somewhere
Hello there, many faults will prevent your 1998 Mitsubishi Mirage from starting normally. You have done well in replacing the battery and starter first as these are the usual causes. Other potential faults are the battery cables, ignition switch, battery...
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Car is making a knocking noise when stopping. Other mechanics say it's motor. Some say it's the piston
Unfortunately, there is no way to tell without doing some more testing. The timing and small details about the noises you are hearing may make a huge difference in diagnosing the issue. Lifters will make more of a "clicking"...
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My car slowly came back to a stop and now it won't start. Mechanic said it's the timing belt or motor.
Hey there. It is very possible that your timing belt may have broken. It is also possible that some internal damage may have occurred to the engine. I would recommend having another mechanic give you a second opinion on what...
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I have 1996 Camaro and want to change the motor
Hello there, the 3.8 engine from your 1996 Chevrolet Camaro is an entirely different engine from the front wheel drive 3.8 engine. The engines are similar in displacement and size but with one being for the Camaro and the front...
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How does the motor separate from the transaxle?
Hi there. On a 1998 Sebring V-6, the engine and transaxle are connected from the flywheel in the back of the engine. There are a few bolts connecting the two along with multiple sensors and a few brackets as well....
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Replacing the motor
Hello. If you have a lot of mechanical experience and the correct tools then you may be able to do this. It is very time consuming and due to the size of the vehicle it takes a special engine hoist...
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Broken dog bone motor mount causing me not to have 5th gear , need to know that's why I don't have it
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Motor skips a beat only when idling.
Hello - most likely, the idle air control valve is a bit gummed up and is sticking ever so slightly when it becomes the key control at a stop light. Cleaning or replacing it should resolve the "stoplight stumble." ...
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Locate master reset button on top of motor
Hello. The only sort of reset switch equipped on a Ford Expedition would be the fuel pump inertia switch. The purpose of this switch is to cut off power to the fuel pump if the computer detects a harsh impact,...
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I'm replacing the wiper motor/pulse board assembly.
Hello - yes, it is possible that you have locked down a pivot point or other piece of the linkage that is meant to turn or rotate. Try loosening pivot point nuts/bolts, and retry the motor. Unfortunately, this is one...
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Need to know if I have to program a used motor on my 2011 Nissan Versa 1.8?
Hello. If a "same engine code" swap was performed, the issue is probably defined by whether you used a different engine computer, or plugged the new engine into your existing engine wiring harness and original computer. If you used...
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I sucked a rag into my intake, how do I clean it out without pulling the whole motor apart?
Hey there. The rag may only get as far as the intake valve and not get past it yet until the valve chews it up. You should remove the carburetor and using long mechanical fingers small enough to reach into...
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The power locks are not working on three of the doors
As unlikely as it may be, you could have three failed door motors; it has happened to me in the past. However, fuses, relays, a master switch, or the BCM could also be at fault. Check all fuses/relays and replace...
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I plan on putting a 6g74 from a Diamante
Hey there. The 6G74 is a direct drop in as long as the donor vehicle is the right one. That engine was used in a few models with some being FWD and others AWD, and there will be very subtle...
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My radiator fan is running very slowly, any advice you can give me to fix this issue?
You are correct. The fan motor has too much resistance and will not allow the full amount of current into the motor from the battery. I recommend replacing the fan motor. Also, check the voltage on the harness to the...

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