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When I turn my signal lights on the hazard lights come on instead
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a couple of potential problems such as a faulty turn signal indicator switch or potentially a faulty turn signal flasher. The flasher unit is an electrical unit that is usually located under...
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Overheating
It sounds like you may have a blown cylinder head gasket causing the motor to overheat. The smoking you describe may be related to the steam produced as a result of the coolant being burned in the motor. A blown...
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My 2002 vw passat is trembling while parked , trembling during acceleration and at speeds under 40 mph . can u give me some advice
An engine shake can be caused by a number of reasons. A broken or disconnected vacuum hose can effect the air/fuel mixture enough to cause a "lean misfire" and make the engine shake. The VW / Audi 2.8ltr is known...
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shifting
Hi there. Sometimes cheaper costs you more money in the long run. This is the case when it comes to transmission replacement. If you are planning to keep the vehicle for an extended period of time, then purchasing a new...
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85 chevy s10 dash electrical problems gauges all drop when dash lights are on
Definitely check that the stereo was installed properly. If you can't find a wiring diagram online, try a local stereo installer. They might be able to help you out. GM products, particularly in the 80's, were prone to gauge issues....
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HI I have a 99 Audi A6 The radio lights are not working also the AC lights
You could be right about a fuse, or it could go deeper. There are two circuits for the console lights, one makes them go dimmer when you turn on the headlights. That's why things change when the headlights are on....
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Car Wash Incident
It's possible especially if there was an impact to the transmission at the time that the engine cover was damaged. The vehicle should be inspected for ALL damage (not just damage to the cover). To draw a tighter (causal) connection...
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My 06 Cadillac cts has a p0018 reading code engine is turning but won't start what the estimated cost of repair
Hi there. The error code you've listed, P-0018 is the OBD-II generic code indicating that the camshaft position sensor A for bank 2 does not correlate to the signal from the crankshaft position sensor. This component is needed to ensure...
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Running fine. Decided to change fuel injector o rings an now won't start. Instalation was a success. Changed battery, starter, m
Hi there. One of the biggest problems with trying to diagnose a non-start issue remotely is that it's hard to get all the facts about what was removed or replaced. In most cases, when you complete multiple replacements as you've...
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My 1989 pontiac firebird has not been staying turned on once i crank it up, i changed my battery, fuel filter, and fuel pump
Hi there. When a car will start but shortly die afterwards, it is typically due to a a fuel system component; ranging from a mass air flow sensor, fuel pump relay or simply fuel injectors or the throttle body that...
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Overheating
Hi There, It sounds like your thermostat may not be opening all the way resulting in the motor overheating. The thermostat regulates the flow of the coolant in your car's engine and controls when the coolant flows in and out...
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Replacing O2 sensor 2000 Audi A4 v6
Hi There, The O2 sensor is an oxygen sensor that is located in a couple of places in your exhaust system. There should be one prior to the catalytic converter and one after the catalytic converter. You may also hear...
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I need a alignment done on the 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera
Unfortunately due to the mobile nature of our technicians, yourmechanic.com cannot not perform wheel alignments. Most reputable chain auto repair centers can perform a quality wheel alignment at a reasonable price. Also, some smaller neighborhood repair ships may have the...
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can not find the transmission control module it is not on either side of front floor i have a 1997 audi a6 quattro
For the transmission control module for the 1997 A6 the control module is under right carpet inside the module box. You have to remove cover to access the transmission and engine control modules.
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2000 passat driver door all of the sudden will not open from the inside or outside. Whats an easy fix?
Hi there. When you pull the inner or outer handle, a cable attached to a rod moves. Depending on the setup, this either pulls or pushes the door latch mechanism, tripping it open. The latch unclasps from around the metal...
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Fiero GT VERY difficult to move shifter from any position. 1986 Pontiac Fiero
Hello - your Fiero uses rather long cables for the shifter linkage, and several pivot mechanisms that are potentially very stiff if they have not been cleaned and lubed in recent history. Cold weather also makes cable action stiff initially,...
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Firebird runs for about 20 minutes then starts goosing and stalls. when slowing down and turning it stalls. Installed a new module, a new fuel pump, and a new filter.
Hi there. If your engine has a carburetor, check the float and see if its sticking. The float will not move properly and cause the engine to over fuel and flood the engine which will stall it out. I recommend...
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I changed the fuel pump in my car thinking that it was the problem, but I'm still not getting power to my fuel pump.
If there is access to a wiring diagram, you can disconnect the fuel pump harness and install a test light in between the power and ground circuits and turn the key to accessory or try to start the vehicle and...
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I have a Audi 100 Quattro that surges while you drive once in awhile. You turn the car off and start it and a drives just fine. An
Hi There, It sounds like this may be related to misfire of some kind which may be triggered by a fuel pressure problem, but could also be triggered by many other things as well. Engine misfires can be caused by...
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1998 mercedes benz c280 transmission fluid leak from top
Hi there. Unfortunately, we are not able to receive pictures or video to pinpoint damage or identify parts for vehicles through this platform. The best way to identify this item is to search online for a detailed schematic of your...

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