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Kia Cerato 2011 jerks when accerating
Your car's engine intake system has something called a mass air flow sensor that monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the motor. When this fails, this can cause an imbalanced air/fuel load...
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Was advised need repair of front sub house shift
There is no such a part. Please clarify the part name and we would be happy to look into it for you.
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Something is draining the battery
Even though you did disconnect the battery, thus preventing any "external" current flow overnight, you still should check for parasitic current draw from the vehicle's electrical system, that is a current flow of (roughly) 50 or more milliamps when the...
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Car cranks but won't start below 10 degrees F
Hi there. When you start your car in the morning when it's incredibly cold outside. the coolant temperature sensor immediately reads the temperature of the coolant and relays this to the computer indicating that the coolant is cold. The computer...
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my car will not start after putting fuel in the tank, what could be the reason for this happening? 2006 Kia Rio 5
The EVAP purge valve might be stuck open. Is so, that will throw off the air fuel ratio enough to cause the problem you are describing. The purge valve can be tested, just request EVAP system testing - purge valve....
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Charging system
Hi There, it sounds like you may have a problem with your charging system maintaining your battery. You may have a failing voltage regulator that could be allowing the alternator to supply too much or too little amperage to the...
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I replaced front struts myself and had a front wheel alignment at the shop. Shouldn't they have adjusted the camber and caster?
Hi there. One of the biggest problems with mechanic shops is the lack of clear communication with their customers. In this case, I believe what they performed was an "Alignment Check" as opposed to an "Alignment Adjustment". Basically, an alignment...
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Should they have adjusted the camber and caster.
Hi there. Thanks for clarifying this. You are well within your rights to ask for them to either complete the full alignment adjustment, based on their free check and $50.00 adjustment charge or a refund for not completing the job....
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The car swerves when I apply the brake 2011 Kia Rio5
Hi there - a car that swerves or pulls to one side while braking may have one or more of several problems. Check the air pressure in your left front tire, making sure it has the correct tire pressure -...

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