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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Ford Mustang
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The Best Used Cars to Buy for First Time Car Owners
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The engine will not turn over, and the issue seems to be electrical.
Hello. From what you describe it sounds like one of your vehicle's relays may have failed. If the vehicle is no longer starting it may be possible that one of the relays associated with the starting system has gone out...
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After installing sub system, all of the doors have no power, lights or window power but they still lock. The stereo has lights but no sound.
Hi there. Back track all of the wiring from when the Amp was installed. Disconnect the Amp first to activate the windows and roll them up. Check to see where the wires were tapped into. The ground wire should have...
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Apparent timing chain failure.
Hello there, timing chains in most cases last a long time on your 2003 Ford Mustang. The fuel line repair should not have had anything to do with the timing chain issue. In cases where a timing chain is suspected...
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blow by around pcv and around oil breather cap.
Hi there. Engine blow-by is the result of combustion gasses getting past the piston and/or piston compression rings, this builds crankcase pressure. The PCV (positive crankcase ventilation) valve system is designed to remove the pressure and recirculate the gasses back...
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Car struggles to accelerate
This may be a sign of a clogged catalytic converter. As you may already know, 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...
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Knocking sound
Hi there: Most of the time, an engine knocking issue is caused by low oil pressure or low oil levels causing metallic components to hit each other without proper lubrication. It could also be caused by loose cylinder head hardware,...
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airaid cold intake installed
Hi there: As much as we'd like to be able to give you a definite reason why your 2014 Mustang is having issues after you installed the Airaid cold intake system, the reality is that it could be multiple problems,...
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Car start then dies
Hi there: If the ignition components you used were not OEM, it's possible that is the reason you're having connectivity or communication issues with the ECU. However, the two issues (programming the keys and car shutting off) may not be...
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Codes p0300, p0304
Hi there. As you already know, replacing components without diagnoses can be expensive and time consuming without resolution. A faulty fuel injector(s) is a possibility but, the P0304 (#4 cylinder misfire) may be affecting other cylinders causing the P0300 (random...
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Noise when turning the steering wheel.
Hello. Noises when you turn the wheel can be caused by many things. A few common causes are worn steering or suspension components, or as you stated a problem with the power steering pump or system. The steering and suspension...
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Smoke from engine and checked with nearby line lube express in petrol station. They said it's a problem with AC compressor bearing.
Hi there. The seal on the compressor to the air conditioning system has a leak and caused the oil and refrigerant to leak out of the compressor. The bearings on the compressor shaft are lubricated with the oil in the...
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Why can't my check engine light come on after starting the car?
Hi there: It's nearly impossible to tamper with the ECU to disable error codes without having multiple mechanical issues exist. However, it is possible that there is a communications issue from the ECU to the dashboard or other electrical monitoring...
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Service advance trac light is on and I don't know why either please help
A traction control system diagnostic would identify the fault that has caused the warning light to set. Once the codes are read, I would first try resetting the light to see if maybe this occurrence is simply an artifact of...
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Do I need to reprogram my car computer? 1999 Ford Mustang
Hello - I believe you have multiple, separate electrical problems affecting your brake lights and the wiring to the engine. the brake light issue may simply be a burned out bulb - check that first. The engine "no start, and...
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Factory key replacment
If you do not have any key then you will need to have an automotive locksmith come and try and make a key and program it. Or you will need to tow vehicle to a dealer so they can get...
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So my bfs tranny busted , what would i have to do to fix it up ? We have another transmission at home
Replacing a transmission should not be done by a novice person and only be done with complete instructions and proper tools. I would recommend having a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come and direct you in person or replace the...
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Engine misfiring (?)
When the engine is misfiring the engine computer may set a code in most instances. If miss only happens at high rpms then this can be cause from a coil that is not able to spark at the higher RPM....
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Car is running crappy sounds like a v8 truck with dual exaust.
If the engine exhaust sounds very loud, there may be a loose or broken component like a cracked manifold or rusted pipe section like on your egr valve. A technician will be able to look over the vehicle listening for...
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Steering rack leaking fluid
It can be possible to damage the power steering pump if it is ran with out fluid from a major leak. The internal seals and bearings need the fluid for lubrication of the pump.
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My car won't start
If your car cranks but does not start will need to have some tests done to verify the failure but the most common failure is the fuel pump in the fuel tank stops pumping. Have someone turn the key on...

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