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My truck is back firing
Installing a radio should not cause any issues unless you knocked something loose in the engine compartment. Double check any areas you worked on to make sure nothing got dislodged. Scan the computer for codes and double check the air...
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how to remove transimission in a chevey S-10 2.2 liter L2 mini truck 4 cylinder
Hi there. Since we're unable to upload any materials on this platform, your best bet is to purchase a service and repair manual for your 2000 Chevrolet S-10. This will provide you with the information that you are seeking. Best...
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89 S10 injector not functioning. ECM is good
It is possible that one of the parts that the previous owner installed was either installed incorrectly or has gone bad since it was replaced. I would recommend reaching out to the previous owner to get service records for it...
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I think my positive wire is grounded somewhere
It's possible that you have the starter cable routed in such a way that there is contact with the ground. Since it took a few minutes of driving, I wonder if you have the cable leaning against the exhaust manifold...
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Rebuilding double cardan joint
Rebuilding Cardon joints is a challenge to even the most experienced mechanic. If you like puzzles and have a high threshold of frustration, have at it. But there are many companies these days that specialize in rebuilding driveshafts and axles...
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Is there a way you can send me the bolt pattern for the transmission on the 94 Chevy S10 LS manual transmission
Brian: Two different cases were used in your model year. Both cases are depicted at this link. Just click on the exploded diagrams for each transmission model and you will see the case in detail as well as all of...
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I have a 94 Chevy S10 4.3 L L S I am trying to remove the transmission to repair the clutch but need to know if I have to remove t
This job cannot be performed without the factory service manual in hand as there are too many critical bolts (including frame bolts) that must be torqued to factory specification and, as well, the flywheel surface MUST be measured for run...
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my truck is at a shop they havent been able to fix the over heating problem would you go there to check it over
The radiator could be partially blocked. The only to determine if a radiator is "in good shape" is to flow test it. The most common causes of overheating include low coolant level (including that due to leaks), a faulty thermostat,...
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i have a 1985 chevy 350 motor that starts an runs great as soon as you put it in gear it will die. I also noticed that when its in
since it runs bad when pressing brake you may have a bad brake booster leaking vacuum when brake pressed. Try to pinch off the big vacuum line to the brake booster or disconnecting and plugging it and see if you...
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My 94 chevy s10 idles at around 230 and will get up to 250 and go back down.
Low idle could be due to one or a combination of causes: You may have a misfire, a clogged/faulty idle air control valve (or comparable air control at idle), exhaust restrictions, and engine timing could be off. Mechanical causes include...
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1991 s10 cranks but no start
Hello, thank you for writing in. You may want to start by making sure your air intake and throttle body are all clean and working well. Then, perform a compression test to make sure the engine itself is not your...
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99 s-10 will drive by manually shifting from 2nd to drive?
This may be a result of a bad transmission control module. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay in acceleration or erratic shifting of gears. The transmission control module has various sensors such as vehicle speed sensors, wheel...
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I had a diagnostic an it didnt read any emission related codes. It read po300 misfire. But everytime i drive i get symptoms for c
Hi Barbara. Thank you for writing in today. What you are describing is incredibly dangerous and like you've indicated - are symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning. It's quite possible and highly likely in fact, that you have an exhaust leak...
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Car won't start tried resetting the security but nothing but if I try and jump it from the starter it turns over but won't start
Hi Nicholas. In most cases, when you turn the key and nothing happens, it's due to an ignition relay or starter relay fault. Assuming the battery and battery cables are good (which should be if you have accessories working), then...
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Can I swap a motor of a 1997 2.2 long block Cavalier to a 2003 Chevrolet S10 2.2
The two motors are from two different years and one is a car and other a truck motor. The two motors have different specifications for compression and camshafts internally. You will also have different external problems with sensors, fuel injection...
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How to remove cv axle fm diff after everything removed?
Hi Eliza. Thanks for writing in to YourMechanic.com today. Unfortunately, we can't attach diagrams or instructions through this forum on how to complete this task. The best advice we can offer is to purchase a service and repair manual for...
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I have a 1998 4.3 V6 in my 1982 Jeep CJ and completed CA SMOG certification in 2007. When I had the ECM programmed and passed smog
I do believe that changing the vin back to the vin from the engine is likely to solve this problem. If not, a reflash is likely to solve the problem in the event that changing the vin back does not...
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System not charging and everything bat alt tested out as Good
It sounds like you may have a failing voltage regulator. When the voltage regulator is not working properly, this may result in the alternator allowing too much power to be delivered to the battery resulting in damaging wires and prematurely...
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Replaced battery, hooked up battery ass backwards. Hooked up correctly and now alternator smokes and gets hot ?
Reverse polarity, at the battery, in a car's 12 volt electrical system can cause a variety of effects including damaging the alternator, diodes and the numerous microprocessors on a vehicle such as those in the powertrain control module (PCM). If...

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