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Brake lights don't come off
Check the brake pedal, where it contacts the brake switch, to see if the contact button is intact. These buttons can deteriorate and not contact the brake switch to turn off the lights. If you replace that button the lights...
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A question regarding my car blowing intermittently hot and cold air.
It sounds like you have failed cooling fans. When the car is at idle, the fans should run to pull air across the A/C condenser to regulate refrigerant temperatures and the radiator to regulate coolant temperature. If these fans fail,...
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Uneven brake rotor wear
Hello. I tried to view the pictures but the link seems to be broken. It sounds like you have two different problems reading the description of the problem. The first is the brake pads being too tight and binding in...
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Rough idling
It sounds like your throttle body is dirty. You may want to check it and make sure it is not sticking. Check for loose connections within the system also. Your car may also be idling rough due to your blown...
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Car won't accelerate - 2005 Hyundai Tucson
Hi there. Although it's hard to diagnose a problem remotely, I believe the root issue that may be causing most of the acceleration problems are overheating issues. Sometimes when an engine overheats, it triggers and error code to trim back...
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P2006 Code (Replace Intake Manifold Runner Actuator)
This will not blow your motor up - it will degrade engine performance however, as you have already noted. The specific code suggests this valve is stuck shut. It may be possible to test this "off the vehicle", but remember...
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when my gas gage hits 35 miles left the miles left disapers and the empty tank lites up how far can i drive that way
Hello. I would trust the gauge. I'm guessing somewhere around 35 miles. It's good practice to not run your vehicle that close to being out of fuel. If there is ever an emergency, you won't have time to stop to...
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Which Toyota engine I can use to replace a Hyundai Tucson engine
Hello. I would not recommend having this done as the cost to do this (absent a free motor and labor), will likely exceed the value of the car. You may want to consider selling the Hyundai and purchasing the Toyota...
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left front and right rear brakes locked up while driving
From the sounds of things, a fault with the ABS system seems the most likely at this point as the original cause. A few other causes would be a brake caliper that had seized or a mechanical brake issue, such...
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The oil pressure light comes on ONLY in park after getting oil changed. The car is full of oil.
This may very well be a faulty oil pressure sending unit. This is a sensor located down near the oil pan on your engine that monitors the oil pressure inside your motor. When this detects lower than normal oil pressure,...
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Is it possible for a radiator leak to affect the gearbox
Without seeing the vehicle myself, I cannot say if that is exactly the case with your vehicle, but YES it is possible. Transmission fluid is routed to the radiator to be cooled. If there is an internal split inside the...
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Replaced the battery after it died. The new battery died and acts funny. All warning lights appeared on the dash; battery, brake, etc.
Hello. This sounds like an alternator problem. If the alternator is not charging the battery when the engine is running then this will occur. I usually charge the battery and start the engine. While it is running I check the...
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How to clean map sensor? Where is it located?
The MAP sensor is usually located under the intake manifiold on most vehicles. This sensor needs to be very near to the combustion chamber to determine if a knock has occured. The intake manifold will almost always requre removal to...
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Does the front passenger seat have a height adjustment in a Hyundai Tucson?
Hello. My research indicates that the Hyundai Tucson does not have a height adjustment built into the passenger seat. It does have one built into the driver seat, as well as the option for a cushion height adjustment for the...
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cylinder 1 misfire, check engine light on.
Hello - this problem can be due to a failed spark plug, ignition coil or oil leaking onto the plug/coil from a leaky valve cover gasket. I would recommend having a Engine Is Misfiring Service completed by a mobile, professional...
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Car alarm and remote control
Hi. This is a rare problem to have installing a good battery should not make the alarm system go off. I think there my be a problem with the alarm system shutting your car down because something has shorted the...
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Noise coming from engine compartment when turning the heat on - 2006 Hyundai Tucson
Hello. Does the noise occur only with the heater or does it make the same noise with the A/C on as well? If so, you will want to direct your attention to the blower motor. The bearing can fail and...
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My car's power steering is not working
This suggests your power steering pump may be failing or you have a leak elsewhere in one of the power steering lines. The power steering system operates on very high pressurized hydraulic pressure (in some cases as much as 300...
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After a timing belt replacement malfunction an indicator light has come on.
Hi there. I completely understand your concern. Could it simply be coincidence? Absolutely. Could it have been caused by an incorrect timing belt installation? It sure could. A Check Engine Light means that a malfunction has been detected and set...
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Codes P0088 & P1186, Hyundai IX35 CRDI 2.0 2014 model
Hello Milton. It seems that you have an fuel pressure issue. There are two electrical components that contribute to how fuel is regulated. They include the fuel pressure regulator, and the fuel rail pressure sensor. Due to the age of...

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