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burning smell smoke out of vents, no blowing for air or heat
Hello there, Smoke coming out of the vents is not a common failure point. There are a few possible causes for this though. The most common would be the blower motor resistor, blower motor, heater core failure, wiring fault, or...
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Hesitation, stalling out
Hello. It sounds like the spark plugs are fouled and the spark plug wires need to be replaced. It is possible that the fuel filter is clogged up and needs to be replaced as well. Have a certified technician, like...
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Knocking noise while braking
Hello. This noise could be coming from the lower ball joint, lower control arm, the strut, or the strut mount. It would be a good idea to have a certified technician, like one from YourMechanic, complete an inspection in order...
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Car overheats only at low speed
Hello. It is possible that the water pump is not pumping properly or that the radiator has a partial clog which is causing the car to overheat at low speeds. Have a certified technician, like one from YourMechanic, complete an...
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Oil pressure light won't turn off
Hello. There could be an oil leak somewhere, or a problem with the car’s oil pump not working properly. It is also possible that the new oil pressure sensor that you just put in is defective and needs to be...
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Engine rattling noise
Hello. It sounds like a pulley for the belts is going bad. The water pump, alternator, power steering pump, or A/C compressor could have a problem as well, that is causing the noise you hear. The worst case scenario is...
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decelerating engine while approaching highway speed.
Failure of the transmission speed sensor is a likely cause of this behavior. You have remarkably few miles for this model year! Replacing the speed sensor may be a good time to change the transmission fluid and filter as well...
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Why is my brake fluid leaking? How can I test where the problem is?
The only fluids that could be leaking near the front tire is going to be the brake or transmission fluid leak or coolant is leaking. You should use a clean white paper towel under where the leak is so a...

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