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I have a 2004 Chrysler Concorde. There was a pop when I turned wheel and now wheels won't turn but steering wheel turns.
A break or failure in any component in the steering "link" could account for the failure. That includes the coupling from the steering shaft to the rack and pinion assembly, the rack and pinion unit, the inner and outer tie...
Car will not shift out of first gear unless I put it into sports mode
Hi Shannen. Thanks for contacting us tonight. If you didn't remove the battery cables from the battery prior to completing this service, then it's likely that you may have shortened out the electrical system and created an error code that...
The condition of the circuit supplying the starter motor should be checked. You want to make sure that all of the electrical connections to the starter are in excellent condition so that the starter motor does not overheat due to...
I would like to know if 2012 Hyundai Santa Fe tail lights assembly will fit a 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe.
The tail and brake light bulbs for the 2007 and 2012 model years are identical. Both model years use 1157R bulbs. Of course, the housings are different and will not interchange. If you require further assistance or need on location...
I have an 08 dodge charger 2.7l. I changed my water pump, reset my timing chain (used timing marks) but now engine won't start. Th
If the check engine light is on, codes were stored. As an initial step, those codes should be read as they may have essential clues to what is going on. To have the codes read, and the no start resolved,...
My car has a throttle position sensor issue so I replaced the entire throttle body and the light came back on. Any ideas?
There is a relearn/calibration procedure that is typically performed whenever the throttle position sensor is replaced. If that procedure was not performed, it might be relevant in your case. The code (P0121) that you are referring to implicates not just...
2008 Dodge Avenger red lightning bolt!
The lightning bolt warning light alerts you to a fault in the electronic throttle control system in your vehicle. This may be a faulty throttle body, the throttle body sensor or possibly the throttle body control motor which is what...
Lack of power when accelerating and jerky
It sounds like you may have a bad coolant temperature sensor that may be causing problems with regulating the temperature in the motor as well as impacting the air/fuel ratio and potentially the ignition timing controlled by the ECM. This...
I have a 2006 dodge magnum 2.7L V6 I replaced the alternator it’s brand new but car only turns on when I jump it , after about a m
Hi Larry. Thanks for contacting us today. The job of the alternator is to power the vehicles electrical components after the vehicle has been started. It also charges the battery once the engine is started. However, there are multiple components...
2005 Hyundai Santa Fe will go in reverse but won’t move in drive
What you are describing is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer...
I drove my car with a misfire now it won’t start ;(
Inasmuch as you have a known misfire in a particular cylinder, the causes of that will have to be resolved at the same time that the no start is diagnosed. If the misfire in the one cylinder is due to...
My engine while running is making a squeaking sounds, but also sound like some is saying “hum” loudly and growling while they say
Hi Greg. Most of the time, these symptoms are indications of a serpentine belt that is wearing out quickly and eventually will break. This could also be a different drive belt or the pulley's that are in need of replacement....
2006 Chrysler 300 won't start but dashboards light up , there's sound. Car won't turnover or crank at all . Please help
Although the battery is new, it still should be load tested to ensure that the issue is not a faulty battery. Starter motors require a lot of current and just because the lights work, that doesn't mean the battery is...
Q: Speedometer doesn't work.
The signal output of the vehicle speed sensor should be confirmed on a scan tool. There is a plastic gear on the end of the sensor (sold separate from the sensor) and that plastic gear is turned by the transmission....
location crankshaft sensor 2004 hyundai spnata
The sensor is accessed once the starter motor is unbolted from the block. You have to access the starter from beneath the vehicle. The P0335 code that you are referring to will set if there is merely a loose connection...
Car shutting off
Hi Amber. There are a few common sources of these type of symptoms ranging from faulty O2 sensors, a vacuum leak, dirty fuel injectors or worn out spark plugs/plug wires. If the vehicle has not had these items replaced recently,...
What if i have replaced my battery and alternator in a 97 honda accord it cranks and drives a while but after that it wont cut bac
I would recommend having your starting and charging system inspected by a qualified professional to determine if any issues exist. It is possible that a missing gas cap could cause issues with your vehicle. I would recommend installing a gas...
The temperate gauge indicates overheating in stop/go traffic and has stalled a few times when idle. Oil is low could this be it?
The first thing to do is to make sure the oil and coolant are filled up to prevent any engine damage. The problem may be caused by low oil but only if engine is oreal low on oil. The coolant...
Low/rough idle, issues accelerating, jerks after slowing down then speeding back up
There could be multiple deficiencies that, added together, create the poor operation. You can look at short and long term fuel trim on a scan tool and make some inferences as to the condition of the fuel injectors. Given the...

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