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Car dies while idling in neutral and wont turn over without jumpbox even though battery reads 12.4 volts when parked
Even though the battery shows 12 volts does not mean it can have enough power to turn the motor on and will need to be load tested to see if it can. Once the battery is replaced and the cables...
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“Brake” light stays on
Hi Ed. Thanks for contacting us tonight. There are two general rules anytime a warning light is activated. First, the light is triggered by a mechanical or electrical fault that created an error code and was stored in the ECU....
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Can you drive with a broken Variable Valve Timing Solenoid? ( Ended up splitting in half )
In some cases, the motor may run (not very well) with a broken or damaged variable valve timing solenoid, however it will likely not run for long due to the critical role the VVT solenoid plays in the timing of...
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Car stalls and locks steering wheel, ebrake light comes on, as do all other lights, and I have to restart to drive.
If the vehicle is stalling intermittently then the computer may have stored failure codes in memory. You will need to have the computer scanned for the stored codes and let us know the codes you get in order to help...
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My car is misfiring and shaking
The cause of the oil in the spark plug hole is going to be a leaking valve cover gasket and tube seals for the spark plugs are leaking oil into the spark plug holes. You will need to replace valve...
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check engine light for o2 sensor because the straight pipe and an Evap code are on, what does this mean, want to buy but unsure
It's possible that the seller eliminated the catalytic converter and along with it the downstream oxygen sensor, which is illegal by the way, and also guarantees a fail in any jurisdiction where emissions testing is mandatory. Unfortunately, an as bad...
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What is causing all this to happen?
Hi Christian. Thanks for contacting us today. When the signal to and from the camshaft position sensor and the PCM is broken, the ignition spark and fuel injector timing will fail and the PCM will store the P0340. In most...
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Where is my cam sensor bank 1 located?
You appear to be referring to Subaru OEM part number 22056AA140. There are two of these sensors installed on the engine, one on bank one (passenger side) and one on bank two (driver side). They are in the cylinder head...
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HVAC
It sounds like you may have a faulty blend door actuator. Inside your vehicle's vent system, there are small doors that open and close to change the flow of air running through the system. These doors are operated by small...
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AT oil temp light is flashing (Subaru Forster 2011) after a driving the car for while?
Hi Abdulelah. Thanks for contacting us today. If the oil light has illuminated after the repair, then there are two possible sources. Either the oil temp sensor is not attached correctly or is sending false data, or there is an...
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radiator and overflow full, car is steaming but not overheating according to indicator gauge. can i drive it?
Hi Ronda. Thanks for contacting us today. It's quite possible that your thermostat or coolant temperature sensor is what is causing this issue. If the gauge is malfunctioning, it will cause the coolant to run hotter than it should, creating...
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Blown head gasket
Without seeing the vehicle it would be hard to know if it is worth the repairs. I would recommend having a complete vehicle inspection to see if the vehicle only needs a head gasket and does not have more major...
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Coolant loss and vibration of front end with funny noise in my AWD Subaru
The problem sounds like the steering rack and pinion is noisey and grinding internally and may need replaced. This can cause erratic steering control.
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When I make a turn both ways I hear a knocking sound, I have already changed, cv shaft, lower control arms and ball joints.
It is possible that you can have some free play in one of your inner or outer tie rod ends. I would recommend having your inner and outer tie rod ends inspected by a qualified professional to determine if they...
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(Subaru Forster 2011) AT OIL TEMP is flashing after driving the car for a certain time. smell can be smiled from the gearbox maybe
Was the filter changed as well? If the filter is blocked, hydraulic pressure may not be sufficient to keep the clutches from slipping. That slippage, if it is occurring, causes lots of excess heat. Other possibilities are faulty solenoids and...
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There is a "clicking" or "hitting" sound when I release the accelerator or not braking. it sounds like a faulty part that is hitti
It is not clear from your description if the noise is engine or chassis related. If chassis related, the origin of the noise could be in anything from wheel bearings to brake components to drive axles. From your description, the...
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Clutch
There are a number of things that could be causing the smoke to be emitted from the exhaust, some of which may be related to the clutch or engine. If you are riding the clutch too often when slowing to...
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My car won't start, not even let me inside the car- unlock it, where do I tow it? What do I do?
Hi Dani. Thanks for contacting us today. If you are a member of AAA, you should call them and they will send over a tow truck. Even if the vehicle can't be opened, they can usually get the vehicle on...
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dashboard warning lights
Hi Robbin. Thanks for contacting us today. Sometimes, when you connect the battery terminals to another car, it can cause electrical issues to occur. In most cases, this is just a glitch, where the error codes can be removed by...
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new alternator has a burning smell
Hi Geoff. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, when an alternator is replaced, there will be some residual oils from the new alternator that will burn initially and can produce the type of smell you're describing. It's also...

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