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AC failed and started running rough and the Check Engine Light came on. But NOW its fine.
I wouldn't concern yourself with the timing of your cars symptoms. When a car fails, I liken it to when a light bulb decides to burn out. It was just its time. Everything will eventually fail. I also would strongly...
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Car jumps in Reverse & less in Drive
Hello. I would start by having the transmission fluid drained and inspected. If the fluid smells burnt or has any metal in it, then the transmission is failing. If the fluid looks good, then servicing it may help. This...
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Shift lock button releases stuck gear, but re-sticks
Hello. It sounds like you may just have a bad brake switch on the brake pedal. Both the brake lights and the shift lock use this switch. I usually remove the switch and test it with an ohm meter, but...
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Warning light intermittently appears when in Drive
Hello. If this problem started right after the CPU was replaced, then it is usually because it was not programmed correctly. If it was installed correctly and programmed, then the connections at the battery and the ground connections need to...
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Car slowed down, bolted, and check engine light appeared
Hi there. You have an internal transmission failure. I have seen this a few times on this vehicle. Most of the time the valve body in the transmission just needs to be replaced, but other times it is the transmission...
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Car lurches and then jumps out of gear
Hi there. Most of the time, this jumping out of gear is caused by the shifter assembly. Part of the assembly breaks internally and keeps the shifter from staying in gear. It can also be a failure in the shift...
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Vehicle intermittently dies when coming to a stop
This may be related to a dirty or faulty idle air control valve. This is a unit that reads the air intake into the fuel injection system as it is mixed with fuel prior to being supplied to the motor....

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