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What Causes a Car to Shake?
You’re driving down the interstate, and as you come up to cruising speed, the steering wheel starts to vibrate in your hands. You grip a little tighter and press the accelerator a little more....
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Axle CV Shaft Assembly
Common signs include loud clicking noises when turning, grease on the inside edge of the tires, and excessive vibration when driving.
How Long Does a Ball Joint Front Last?
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How to Diagnose a Shaking Steering Wheel
An issue with your car's suspension or drive system will cause a shaking steering wheel. A tire and wheel out of balance can cause a vibration.

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Gas pedal shakes when accelerating fast and misfire code came on?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The most common cause of engine or pedal shake (because you can feel the engine shake in the pedals) is a misfire. With that being said, its not uncommon to feel issues with brakes,...
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When pressing gas pedal car starts to shake then stops when i let go
Hello, thank you for writing in. Due to the occurrence of your symptoms being related to the acceleration of the vehicle, it is likely that the vehicle is misfiring for one reason or another and causing an engine vibration. Misfires...
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Stuttering when idle but the revs sit steady at 900 rpm and there are no issues accelerating.
Hi there. Sounds like the lift fuel pump is malfunctioning or there is air in the fuel system. First, check the fuel level in the fuel tank and make sure that there is at least a half tank. Then check...
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Vehicle is shaking bad, loss of response, slows down when off accelerator almost like it has an engine brake. Starting to lose pwr
Hello, thank you for writing in. Shaking typically is a result of an engine running issue. Did you add any fuel additives? These will clean the engine and cause the debris to comes loose. You may be feeling the result...
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My Dodge Caravan still riding rough after tune up
Hello, thank you for writing in. The EGR (electronic gas recirculation) system can absolutely cause misfiring and engine vibrations. If you know there is an existing issue with the EGR valve, you should turn your attention to the unit. It...
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My car does not move when I accelerate, the engine shakes when it is turned on and in a traffic it shakes sometimes.
Hi there. Check the engine for any misfiring conditions. Check the spark plugs and the fuel injectors and see if they are working properly. See if there is spark to the engine and see if the injectors are firing by...
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Can't figure out what's wrong with my car?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be suffering from several different issues. One of which is spark, and replacing the spark plugs was a great start. Secondly to the plugs however, are the spark plug wires and...
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Starting and shaking issues on a 2007 Honda accord.
Hi there. Check the alternator and see if it is making a full charge to the battery. If the vehicle is having a slow start when cranking, either the battery has lost a charge and is low or the starter...
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Engine shakes intermittently after warmed up with car in "drive" at a stop. Single shakes at a time.
Hi there. There could be an issue with the fuel system or with the ignition system on your vehicle. It seems that the engine is having a minor misfire. Check the spark plug wires and see if any of them...
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when I start moving the car vibrate on each gear.first gear till the last gear then it moves ok
Hello, thank you for writing in. A couple of things may be happening. One of which is that the transmission fluid is getting warm and not providing the properties it should be. This would mean the transmission is having trouble...
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U-joint or CV shaft that is causing my vehicle to shake?
Hi there. The CV shaft that has a CV boot broken can cause a shutter or shaking vibration throughout the vehicle. This is when the grease has gone completely out of the CV shaft and make the ball bearings begin...
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I have a 2012 hyundai accent and the transmission shakes and rumbels in park, neutral, and reverse and sits fine in drive.
Hi there. There could be an issue within the transmission making the inside parts vibrate in neutral and under a reverse load. Also, there could be a transmission mount issue causing the transmission to shake, but when the vehicle is...
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Shaking when braking and clanking/banging noise coming from what seems to be the exhaust.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely facing two different issues. While it is possible you are feeling a rough idle in the steering wheel, you may be facing a worn or dirty brake. The extra strain...
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Shaking at high speeds.
Hello There, Shaking at high speeds is often times related to tires that may be out of balance, low on air, potentially a badly aligned front end or failing suspension components or ball joints. When any of these things are...
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Front end began shaking and engine light flashes.
Hi there. Check the engine oil level on the dipstick. If there is no oil on the dipstick, then the engine began shaking due to lack of lubrication. If the oil is full, then something inside the engine broke causing...
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What could be the problem?
Hi there. After the high pressure oil line came apart, the lack of lubrication caused the oil pump to crack. For the bumping, shaking, or misfiring symptom that you are experiencing, there could be an issue with the engine as...
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Check engine light
The random shake is probably due to the misfires that are implicit in the Codes that you have supplied. Diagnostic Trouble Code P0152 sets if the oxygen sensor (bank 2 sensor 1) is shorted, the wiring to the sensor is...
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Car shakes and stalls when I press the accelerator.
Hello There, Shaking or vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark plugs, poor fuel pressure or misfires. Other things such as a faulty idle air control valve may cause the engine idle to drop below...
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Was driving on the expressway and my car started shaking, check engine light turned on, oil light turned on and off
Hello, thank you for writing in. Shaking and vibrating typically comes from a misfire, or poor engine performance. A lack of oil will absolutely contribute to these symptoms and amplify them, if not cause them to begin with. You want...
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Steering shakes when I get to 100 kph, also makes a scrubbing noise in front over bumps/driveways 2003 Holden Commodore (VY)
Hi there - sounds like your tires/wheels are out of balance, out of round or you have a bent wheel. The "scrubbing" noise when the front suspension is compressed going over bumps also suggests that the tires are rubbing on...

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