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Understanding the Suzuki Oil Life Monitor and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Suzuki Oil Life Monitor system indicates when and what service your car needs.
Suzuki Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
If you have been shopping for a used Suzuki vehicle, you may want to check out cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each one...
How to Get Suzuki Dealership Certified
Suzuki car dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to mechanics who are Suzuki certified through a Suzuki authorized program such as UTI
Top 10 Used Cars to Avoid
Used car reviews can highlight poor performance, bad design, and low quality. The Suzuki XL-7 is the number one used car to avoid.
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Suzuki Equator
While the Equator is a truck very similar to others in its class – and is built on the same platform as the popular Nissan Frontier – it suffers from a lack of...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Suzuki Kizashi
This affordable little sedan showed up on the market in 2010 as an effort to bolster Suzuki’s fading popularity in the United States car game. While it may not have saved the company’s...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Suzuki SX4
The 2012 Suzuki SX4 delivers all-wheel drive in a compact hatch, and provides plenty of space and features considering its ultra-low price tag. While there are plenty of updated options available in this...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara
When we talk about Suzuki, the first thing that comes to mind is the company’s decision in 2012 to pull its automobile division out of the United States market. Still, some of...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Construction Worker
If you're a construction worker, you don’t have to worry about hauling a whole lot of supplies and materials to the site – that’s the boss’s problem. As long as it’s big enough to hold your tools (and...

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I drive my suzuki sx4 sport and as im driving i hear a knocking noise....when i break the noise stops......is it my bearing? 2007 Suzuki SX4
Hello - your symptoms suggest a worn front wheel bearing. The "steering is a bit loose" symptom reinforces this diagnosis. If the noise ceases when turn left, it is likely the left wheel bearing. It would be the right wheel...
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No interier lights
Hi there. It is very likely that during your pressure cleaning that an electrical wire may have been damaged or disconnected, or a ground wire was damaged. The only way to resolve this is to trace the electrical wires and...
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Scratching squealing sound coming from the belts
It would be best to hire an experienced technician, like the ones we have to offer here at YourMechanic. Our team of mobile experts are eager to assist you. Request a noise inspection and a technician will meet you at...
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My Suzuki dies under 3000 RPMS while driving
Your symptoms are similar to a vehicle with a failing idle air control valve or large vacuum leak. In both cases, the airflow is to blame for the change in engine performance. An experienced automotive technician like the ones at...
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Fault code p0120
Diagnostic trouble code P0120 sets when the ECM (or PCM) receives an output from TPS sensor circuit A that is outside of the specified voltage range in relation to TPS sensor circuit B. The code will also set if TPS...
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Do I need to change my thermostat?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty thermostat. The thermostat regulates the flow of the coolant in your car's engine and controls when the coolant flows in and out of the motor from the radiator by opening...
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How many hours would a control arm pay to replace
Hi there. Quotes cannot be generated via the ask a mechanic portal. Your request is being forwarded to customer service. Please have your vehicle make, model, year, mileage, and VIN readily available. Your Mechanic has several available technicians that can...
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Jerking reaction
Hello, There are a few things that can typically cause a car to have a bit of a jerking reaction when driving. Low transmission fluid can cause this to happen when the transmission lacks sufficient transmission fluid required to build...
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Battery light flashes on n car is hard to turn. Then light turns off n I have control of car
Charging system output should be verified against factory specifications as the alternator may be failing or have failed thus accounting for the battery light. It is also possible that the serpentine belt does not have adequate tension and thus is...
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Timing belt change gone wrong.... 2002 Suzuki
Hello - sounds like either the timing belt repair was not completed properly (timing incorrect?), or the timing belt failure caused other engine damage (bent valves) that has resulted in low compression. I recommend an engine not starting inspection performed...
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Finally got the gas cap off and replaced it with a new one. Now it won't start.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a stuck vent valve or pinched line in your evaporative emissions system. This can cause problems with the fumes that are ventilated when ref-fueling your tank. As you fill it, large amounts...
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Transmission won't move
Be sure the wiring harness is connected to the transmission, although in drive the manual valve (in the transmission valve body) should at least get you into 1st gear. Check the fluid level. If fluid is really low, the transmission...
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Can the dome interior light for a 2006 Suzuki Reno fit a 2005 looking for a blue light but they all are for a 2006 2005 Suzuki Reno
Hi there - according to Suzuki, the 2005-2008 Reno dome light bulbs are the same. Remove your bulb and take it with you when purchasing the new bulb. This will allow you to confirm they are the same before purchasing....
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Once engine is warmed up (3-4miles) car stalls at intersections and won't stay running.
Hi there. The correct way to diagnose most mechanical problems like you are describing begins with a digital scanner inspection. This allows the mechanic to download any stored error codes and then pinpoint the source of the issue. Once codes...
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engine light is showing & meter is not reading & steering is hard.my car is maruti zen estilo LXI 2008 model
Hi there. Unfortunately, we don't offer repair services on vehicles sold outside of the United States. The only way to determine why a check engine light comes on is to have a professional mechanic complete a check engine light inspection....
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cracked radiator
Depending on the exact location of the crack, there are epoxies, fillers, and putties that can be somewhat to very successful in repairing cracks or holes in radiators. Any auto parts store will be able to guide you in selecting...
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Why does my truck shut off when im at the stop light ?
There are a few common reasons for a vehicle to stall. The most common causes are a clogged fuel filter, a failing fuel pump, vacuum leaks, or failing sensors. Some diagnostic testing will be necessary to determine where the problem...
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The radio will not come on??? And the fuse is not blown
Hi there. The radio in most Suzuki's is powered by both a series of fuses (two typically) and an electrical relay. It is possible that the relay is faulty or has an exposed wire that is creating a short circuit....
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Is it possible to change the radio and put a new one in? I want to be able to have Aux in my car. 2007 Suzuki
Hello - yes, aftermarket radios are readily available with a huge variety of features like an Auxiliary input jack. Some Internet vendors, like Crutchfield, allow you to input the year, make and model of your vehicle, and they guide you...
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The gas mileage is about ten mpg when it should be at least twenty, what's wrong
Hello. Excessive fuel consumption may be caused by things such as a bad fuel pressure regulator, dirty fuel filter, fouled spark plugs, or a bad air filter. If the gauge does not fully go to red before it runs out...

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