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Whats the Difference Between A "CKP Sensor And a CrankShaft Position Sensor?
There is no difference. CKP is the abbreviation for crankshaft position sensor.
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Is my throttle cable broken?
Hello there, thanks for your question. A faulty throttle cable can cause big problems on your 1992 Suzuki Sidekick. There are a few different faults that could cause the cutting out. The most common would be a fuel pump, fuel...
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2.0L diesel sluggish acceleration
I would suggest checking the MAF sensor for starters, but also check timing to be sure it set properly. This can affect the fuel economy and the acceleration for sure. When the timing is not correct, the combustion cycle will...
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Right brake light stopped working
Hello. If all the wiring checks out okay and you have tried a new bulb, then you most likely have a socket that is not making good contact to the bulb. Check the socket to see if the terminals are...
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Starting problems, starter failure - 1994 Suzuki Sidekick
Hello. Make sure you double check to see if the starter is getting good connections and the cables are good. You may just have a starter that is common to only last a few years before wearing out. Make sure...
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Engine turns over, cannot run
Hello. I would have the system scanned for any codes and have them diagnosed to see if they lead to possible cause of the problem. Have the fuel system also checked for any problems when the problem happens to help...
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Rattling and screeching noise
Hello. The A/C compressor clutch and pulley should be checked and you should replace the pulley only if the compressor is not leaking. If it is, then replace the complete compressor assembly. If you would like to have this checked,...
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Stiff brakes, cannot be pressed - 1997 Suzuki Sidekick
Hello. You should check to see if the brake booster is getting good vacuum to the brake booster. Check the vacuum line from booster to the engine and see if it is collapsed or soft where it can collapse. You...
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After replacing the fuel pump, filter, relay, and 2 of 4 injectors, my car still won't start - 1997 Suzuki Sidekick
Hi and thanks for your question. This seems to be the camshaft sensor, crankshaft sensor, and the MAF (Mass Air Flow) sensor that is causing this issue. The MAF sensor will make the computer think that there is no air...
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Running on 3 cylinders?
Hi. If you are losing coolant over time, it is still possible that you have a cracked cylinder head or block that that is leaking coolant into one of the cylinders. A leak-down test should show that the cylinder is...

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