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I have a check engine on once a while when I hit a bump on the freeway and my echo goes away. Is it the motor mounts?
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle has more than one issue present. The check engine light comes on when the computer detects an issue with the vehicle's engine management system. It will set off the...
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Van started acting up 2 days ago it wont go pass 20mph but it comes and goes? Any idea what it can be? No check engine light
Hello. If the symptoms began after using adding fuel it may be possible that you are experiencing problems due to a low quality batch of fuel. There are instances where a low quality mixture in the fuel results in poor...
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Vans alternator is making loud sounds. Both sliding doors need rollers and door hinges.
Hello, thank you for writing in. Unfortunately we cannot give pricing on parts for these repairs. Pricing varies by location and what you have available around you. Typically online prices tend to be the best, and are the easiest to...
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My car will not start or turn over.
Hello, thank you for writing in. We need to start by looking into the battery and the charging system one more time. The first thing to turn your attention to is the battery cables. You mentioned that corrosion was present...
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An EGR valve has an error and my engine is stalling out when started.
Hi there. Check the power to the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Valve and see if there is a voltage reference. If there is a voltage reference, then back probe the EGR Valve wiring harness plug with the engine running and...
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How can I know the exact motor I need to buy for a 2005 Honda Odyssey
Hi there - the engine in your Odyssey (and newer than 2005 Odessys) is a Honda "J35A7" engine code, 3.5 liters displacement. Make sure your supplier source documents that you are getting this specific engine model for compatibility. The engine...
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i have a power stearing pump going out and i need to ask a question
Hello, thank you for writing in. Aftermarket parts for vehicle are often interchangeable as it make them more appealing to the parts market. It is not uncommon for parts to be sold like this, as the vehicles in these year...
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I'm in my daddy's car and he left it on for me so I can use the heater, does the vsa sign depict any warning
The VSA Light is for Vehicle Stability Assist. It's a system that can automatically apply the brakes on the individual wheels to control the stability of the car. If the light is on, it means the Controller has detected a...
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Rough transition to overdrive at 55 to 60 mph.
Hi there. There could be a problem with the torque converter clutch staying on while the transmission is shifting into overdrive. This will cause the gear to grab hard and make a sudden jerk. Try manually shifting the transmission and...
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Van is making two types of sounds.
Hi there. Check the drive belts are they are squealing when the vehicle is started. The belt could be worn and stretched or the tensioner could be worn or damaged. For the racecar sound, there is a hole in the...
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my van does want to start up
From what I can make out, the van WILL start if you spray carburetor cleaner into the intake. If that's the case, then it is most likely a fuel delivery issue. If you have replaced the fuel pump and still...
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Fluids on garage floor
If you are seeing evidence of engine coolant and oil on the floor then the engine does have a leak somewhere. You should have the leaks checked by a mechanic like one from YourMechanic to come to you to see...
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Tcs light and check engine light
Hello, thank you for writing in. When check engine lights illuminate, the first step to take is to have it scanned for diagnostic codes. These are the codes that trigger when a sensor or computer detects any issues. This can...
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First does want to shift gears. And when I don't start the van for 3 day it just Drains my battery.
Hi There, It sounds like this may be a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the...
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how much does it cause to diagnose a car
Hi there. Before we can get you a quote, we need to know what is being diagnosed. Quotes cannot be generated via the ask a mechanic portal. I am forwarding your request to customer service. Please have your vehicle make,...
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Why would my 2002 Honda Odyssey make a tapping noise when idling in park
Hello. Most of the time when a tapping noise starts on this engine it is from the valvetrain. It can be a failure in the clearance of the valves, or more commonly it is a failure in the variable valve...
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Van is not starting
This may potentially be related to a faulty starter relay. The starter relay directs power from the battery to the starter solenoid which then engages the starter when you turn the key. When this is not working properly, you may...
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Poor fuel mileage
Hi There, There are a number of things that can cause poor fuel mileage. A faulty camshaft position sensor is one of them. The camshaft position sensor is a magnetic sensor that monitors camshaft speed to regulate ignition timing and...
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Check engine light is on, giving error code P03344.
Your vehicle does not use a distributor cap or rotor to provide spark. Instead the ignition system is based on an individual "coil over plug" arrangement. Engine noise, of a rattling or metallic character, is a known accompaniment to Diagnostic...
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My battery seems to die down when it is too cold
You should have the battery tested to see if it has enough cold cranking amperes to keep enough charge when it gets cold outside. If the battery is more than a couple years old then it may just need replaced....

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