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Screen is white & blinking on small screen navi
Simply disconnecting the battery should not have any adverse effects on the vehicle. The exception to this is if the battery was hooked up backwards, this could cause strange electrical faults. The most likely cause would be a wiring issue,...
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new rear air bag shocks wont adjust to height regulation, passenger rear side is low.
The air compressor or a leak in the pneumatic system filling the air bags are common concerns for your type of vehicle. If you have performed the work on your own, check your work and make sure all connections are...
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The car will start fine may run for 20 miles then shut down stopping at a light, but will restart.
The code listed usually points to a malfunction in the throttle position sensor circuit. It makes sense the vehicle will shut down as the vehicle cannot operate safely if the control system cannot properly calculate the correct throttle position. As...
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Car runs hot and doesnt keep coolant
Hi there. Most of the time, overheating issues are caused by a radiator leak, leak in the coolant lines, or a failed thermostat. The worse case scenario is that you'd have a blown head gasket. However, if you're seeing...
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Bad EGR code
Hello and thanks for your question. It seems that there may be excessive carbon build-up on the cylinders inside your engine. I recommend getting a carbon cleaner for your engine, like engine cleaner or sea foam. It is best to...
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Only drives in reverse
Hi. Your transmission has an internal problem with either the valve body, shift solenoid, clutches or torque converter. The only way to fix this problem is to rebuild the transmission or replace it with a new one. Sometimes a transmission...
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When I first drive my car, it stutters
Hello. If the vehicle has a hard time staying running when it is first started then it may have one of several issues. Most of the time this is the result of a leaking fuel injector or a failing fuel...
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Car shakes and when I accerlerate, it shakes even more
Hi, thanks for writing in. This can be caused by many different things such as faulty or plugged injectors, low fuel pressure or a faulty O2 sensor. If you would like help, consider having an expert automotive technician from YourMechanic...
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the left front air suspension dropped, No codes, compressor works. Bag fills but not enogu to lift
You have great diagnostic skills! In addition to the components you have listed, it's also possible the air line to that corner has a leak, or the solenoid itself has a leak. Unfortunately, this is a chronic problem with model...
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Had to get front tire plugged us it safe to drive on the highway
Yes, driving with a plug in your tire is perfectly fine. You should not have any issues. The lifespan of that plug will depend on the quality of the repair. But most of the time, with how easy it is...
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Air suspension compressor is coming on but it is quieter than normal and is not lifting navigator
Hello there, you have a few different potential issues going on with your 1998 Lincoln Navigator air compressor. If the air compressor sounds weak, there is likely an air leak, or the compressor is failing. Air leaks can be found...
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Clunking noise in front end when you hit a bump
This may be a sign of worn out control arm bushings. Control arm bushings are an important part of vehicle suspension systems. Bushings are made of rubber which separates the faces of two objects while allowing a certain amount of...
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It shake a little when it's idling
Hello there, many different faults will cause your 2006 Lincoln Navigator to shake when at idle and shut off when the brake and gas pedal is pushed at the same time. The shaking at idle likely due to a misfire...
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Will wheels from a 2016 jetta fit my suv?
Hello. Unfortunately these wheels will not work. Even if the bolt pattern was the same the offset and backspacing of the wheel would be wrong. This would cause some series issues in the way the vehicle drives if you were...
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fuel tank pressure sensor
The fuel tank pressure sensor is located in the top of the fuel tank at its highest point next to the fuel pump connection. The fuel tank pressure sensor is mounted in a special vapor fuel line that has three...
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Do I replace the lower radiator hose when installing a new radiator?
The lower radiator hose should be able to be removed by releasing the tab on the bottom of fitting and rotating the hose connection 45 degrees then pulling the hose off of the radiator connection. Once the hose is removed...
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If my vehicle has no oil and I put two pints, will it make it till tomorrow
If the engine has no oil registering on the dip stick then it will take at least two quarts to bring the oil up unto the dip stick. I would say to add two quarts not pints and recheck the...
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What would cause the temperature gauge to go cold to hot then back to cold
The engine temperature is regulated by the thermostat opening and closing to maintain the engine temperature. The cooling fan clutch also will maintain the engine temperature to keep a controlled air flow across the radiator to maintain the engine temperature....
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Why is my battery constantly dying?
This may be related to the size of the battery simply not having the proper amount of cranking amps to turn your engine over when trying to start the vehicle. I would recommend starting with installing the correct size battery....
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Is it possible to install a Navigator Application in a Honda Civic?
Hi there. There are two types of navigation for a vehicle, in dash mounted and portable. If you are wanting an in dash mount, then yes you can install a navigation device into your vehicle. You would need to have...

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