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I am pretty sure my front wheel bearings are going out on my 2010 escape. What is the estimate cost to replace both?
A wheel bearing will not make a crunch sound on bumps but the shocks or struts and sway bar bushings will. I have also seen lower control arms and ball joints make the noise. Try to bounce the front end...
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Put water in engine oil about 11 hrs ago, ran car for about 40 miles altogether and im getting an oil change now?
Water into the engine oil, whether by accident or with a purpose is not recommended. Your engine relies on oil to lubricate all the moving internal parts. Water will reduce the oil's lubricating properties,, create foaming as oil and water...
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Gear box fault couldnt move from park then car wouldn't start
Hi there. When you receive a gear box warning light, it's typically an electrical fault that is found either with a sensor or electrical shifting component that is faulty. This could be the source of your problem; however, it would...
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Van chugs when accelerating.
The chugging is being caused by either the fuel monitoring system (fuel injectors or throttle body injection) is metering too much fuel into the cylinders or the fuel filter could be plugged up causing the fuel system to drop in...
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what causes fluid to shoot out the top of the power steering reservoir
Hello. We will be happy to help you. This is a common problem with Ford's of that era. Well I wouldn't consider it a problem it's more so of a hassle than anything else. If you turn the steering wheel...
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What gear oil do I need for a 2006 for escape
A synthetic grade 75W140 will work just fine for the differential. To be certain, check the specifications section of your owner's manual. One of our mobile technicians can perform a differential service for you whether is 2 or 4 wheel...
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Problem with the coolant temperature gauge.
Hi there. The temperature gauge is not grounding out to the vehicle chassis. Try putting an additional wire on the housing of the temperature gauge and grounding it to the chassis. If this has no effect, then the gauge is...
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Can a bad fuel pump cause overheating and loss of coolant.
Hello. We will be happy to help you. The coolant system and the fuel system are unrelated. If one is malfunctioning it will not have an effect on the other one. The fuel pump is also not belt driven, I...
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Cold Starting Problems
Hi There, When you start your vehicle in the morning and turn the key to on, the coolant temperature sensor reads the temperature of the coolant and relays this to the computer indicating that the coolant is cold. The computer...
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The heater control panel don't work and the radio don't work everything else on the dash lights up all the fuses are good
Hello, thank you for writing in. The power supply needs to run to that area of the dashboard before it is divided up between the different components. Considering that two components are both having a loss of power at the...
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Reduced engine power light keeps coming on.
When a fault/error in the transmission or engine triggers the Reduced Engine Power Warning Light, the vehicle will experience an extreme loss of power and performance and vehicles may not be able to exceed speeds greater than 20 miles per...
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S Type powe loss problem
Hi Boris. Unfortunately, we are not able to help you here, as first, we don't offer recommendations on this type of detailed and Jaguar-specific problem; as all of our technicians are general automotive experts and not Jaguar specialists. Second, we...
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engine fan noise
The engine should always operate in the "normal" range as shown on your temperature gauge. If the temperature is too high, shut down the engine as overheating can have disastrous consequences (costly repairs). If too low, that is not an...
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Serpentine belt size?
Hello, The serpentine belt on the 2012 Ford Escape should be 86" long by 0.82" wide with a grooved (6 ribs) center.
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My car starts fine but always like once a month it doesn't start it cranks ok but it will not start if I let it sit for 6 hours
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like an ignition coil that may be failing. Ignition coils are prone to this type of erratic functioning or heat cycling when they are beginning to fail due to the temperature fluctuations under...
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Idling problem
Hi There, Depending on how long this condition lasts, you may have either a faulty or dirty idle air control valve or a problem with the enrichment process when the car starts up in colder weather. If the condition goes...
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My rear and front lights are out on my 2001 mitsubishi montero sports there was a small fire in the steering column.
In order to locate the cause of the short the mechanic like one from YourMechanic would need to charge time and materials to locate and repair the short and fire damaged materials. You would be charged for the first hour...
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still acting like battery
It is very common for multiple components to fail around the same time; especially in regards to the components involved in the starting process. If you tap the starter and it occasionally works, this is an indication of an internal...
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I put a 4x4 (Jell Type Marine) battery in my sedan. Car starts and runs but loses power and completely stops.
Hi there. The battery is not holding a proper charge. Check the alternator and see if its producing a voltage of 13.5 to 14.7. If so, then have the alternator checked for the amperage that it puts out and see...
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My car emits white smoke, which I think is too much. What could be possibly wrong.?
Hi there. When there is white smoke emitting from the exhaust system, that is a sign of coolant in the exhaust system. Check the coolant level and see if its low. If the coolant is low, then check the engine...

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