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I have been experiencing a lack of power at acceleration that does gradually increase. Is it my fuel filter?
Hello. There are cases where a dirty fuel filter can cause engine performance issues, if it is dirty to the point of obstructing flow. If it has not been changed, I would recommend changing it as it could possibly be...
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A drunk guy Ploughed into our family car.
You may have frame damage that would total the car. You should have your vehicle completely inspected and checked by a professional. If you want to try to get this fixed, consider YourMechanic, as a certified technician can perform a...
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Trunk not latching
It sounds to me like the latching mechanism isn't doing its job properly, probably requiring replacement. I would have a certified mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, verify the issue and replace the latch if necessary.
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AC automatic turns off
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My car stopped taking gas when pressing the pedal
Hello. This can be caused by a few things. I would start by scanning the computer for codes. If there are not any codes then I would monitor the sensor readings and the fuel trim readings to see if I...
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The Mercedes service advisor recommend replacing the rotors when they replace the brake pads.
The dealer would like to change the rotors to help prevent any come backs due to bad brake performance, vibrations, etc. It is not always necessary to replace the rotors, but if there is damage to them, like deep scoring,...
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How do you activate or deactivate the Auto Lock feature on 2016 Q5?
Settings like this usually will require either the VAG-COM tool and expertise programming the vehicle. I would consult the dealer in order to have this done.
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Rich run, bad start, sometimes white smoke
The white smoke is a bit worrisome - usually an indicator of a blown headgasket, which will also cause rough running, especially at low speeds from a compression imbalance. The throttle position sensor may also be sending "off" signals to...
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How do I top off AdBlue?
The Audi Q5 has an AdBlue filler cap located next to the fuel filler cap on the side of the car. Some Audis are supplied with a hexagonal AdBlue filler cap, which requires the wheel nut wrench from the boot....
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pick up low & starting problem in morning time.
Hello. If your vehicle is showing trouble code P0087, for low system fuel pressure then that is likely part of what may be causing your performance issues. Low fuel pressure can cause an engine to lose power, misfire, and in...
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P0480 trouble code
Hello. Typically this is not an issue with the relay. There have been some issues with the programming within the control computer that causes the fan to not work right which will cause this code. Being that the vehicle is...
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Oil leak and Check Engine Light is on
Hi there. Thanks for writing in. In some cases, the oil leaking from the vehicle after a rear main seal and oil cooler are repaired is caused by residual oil that was not cleaned or removed from the vehicle after...
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Glow plug light makes warning sound when driving at high speed
Hi there. Check the glow plug control relay to see if it is malfunctioning. This is a common part to fail on the diesel engines. The light is coming on for a the computer seeing that the engine is too...
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Rumbling noise coming from left front side - 2008 Mercedes-Benz R320
Hi there. It would seem to be the right front wheel bearing that is making the noise. The vibration could be from the drive shaft center support bearing being worn out. To check if the bearing is worn, push up...
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SUV will not accelerate sporadically and has no power
Hi there: To be completely honest, there could be multiple issues with your 2008 Mercedes-Benz that are causing the symptoms you're describing, ranging from something simple like a crankshaft position sensor to the throttle position sensor or complex issues with...
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How can I paint a fendor on my Jeep grand Cherokee
Hello. There are several ways that you can accomplish painting just one panel. It really depends on your level of experience and how you feel most comfortable performing the task. You can start by removing the entire panel if you...

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