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Heavy shaking that stops at high speeds
Considering the mileage on your car, there could be some worn out pieces in the front and rear suspension. The links that attach the wheels to the body of the car have rubber pivot points that eventually lose their elasticity...
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Evap system
Hi Barbara, It sounds like you may have a problem with what is known as an evaporative emissions control system. Your car has a small purge valve with a purge solenoid in the Evaporative Emissions system that controls the venting...
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Tire damage? https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1OuUJ2C7IHAd1lGTGZwQm5nMnc/view?usp=drivesdk
Without a doubt, that tire should be replaced immediately !! The sidewall is the thinnest and weakest area of the tire and flexes the most. Although tires are steel-belted, the steel belt is only in the tread area. Sidewalls are...
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Car kinda hesitates to start and it takes a second for it to pick up speed it feels like it jerks a little
Hi There, This may relates to a couple of different possibilities, however based upon the symptoms you describe, it sounds like you may have an ignition coil that may be failing. Ignition coils are coated with an insulation that becomes...
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Could l have water in my gas tank if it hesitate to move
It is possible you got some water in your fuel if you noticed the fuel truck was just there refilling the gas station tanks. This mixes up the water in the bottom and you may have got some of it....
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07 hyundai sonata 3.3 limp mode
Check for any OBD-II stored trouble codes that might provide clues. If you carried over your sensors, such as the transmission speed sensor, and other controls to the replacement transmission, I would first look for a fault with those external...
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I have a new fuel pump, new fuel injectors and a new alternator why is my car still not starting up?
Hi There, A number of things may cause the car to jerk such as a vacuum leak, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, or in some cases a bad fuel pump. I would suggest having a professional from...
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My engine is shaky when I am at a stop and do not press on the gas pedal.
Hi There, It sounds like your car may have a bit of a misfire of some kind causing the shaking when you come to a stop. Shaking or vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark...
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Hi Brandon, I have a 2004 Camry V6 3.3 L will the pcv replacement fix excess oil consumption or am I looking at engine/ring/piston
The PCV valve can be visually inspected, and tested, once removed, to determine if it is, or was, functioning. If your engine is burning oil, and it turns out the valve was NOT functioning properly, and thus crankcase pressure was...
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2006 Solara, 3.3 Engine with 218k miles. It is hestiating at take off only, RPM's jump then come back to normal. catalytic or TBA
The catalytic converter has nothing to do with the symptom you are describing and, in any event, is easy to rule in or out as a "cause" of any malfunction. You simply measure exhaust back pressure with a gauge, compare...
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My vehicle 2000 grand caravan. Wont shift into 2nd gear i have low when put in 3rd to try coming up through the gears it wont shif
Hello, thank you for writing in. When having issues shifting, the first thing you want to do is check the level of your transmission fluid. The hydraulic fluid is what allows the gears to be changed, and it is a...
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My car will turn on and start but then I drive for about 5 seconds it just shuts off. All the lights work. Battery is good.
Hi there. Typically when the engine starts then dies, it is due to a restriction of fuel or the inability of the fuel injection system to properly mix the right ratio of fuel to air inside the combustion chamber. This...
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My engine is shaking sometimes when I don't press on the gas pedal. I just changed all the spark plugs so it is not that.
Hi There, Shaking or vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark plugs, poor fuel pressure or misfires. Other things such as a faulty idle air control valve may cause the engine idle to drop below...
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Fuel pressure
Hi There, It sounds like the fuel pump rebuild was a success if the van was running for a bit. You may want to test the voltage to the fuel pump to be sure it is operating consistently. If there...
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Overheating with AC on
Hi There, It sounds like you may have an AC compressor that may be going bad. As the AC compressor puts an additional load on the motor, this adds additional work to the motor causing it to have to work...
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My car shakes when I accelerate, but stops once I let off the gas.
Hi there. Typically when you accelerate and the engine or steering wheel is vibrating, it's due to motor or engine mounts being worn out. During acceleration, the motor mounts the engine vibrates naturally as RPM's increase. Engine mounts are the...
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Hi Noe! Happy to talk with you! My 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.3L V6 engin is leaking the coolant green water. i don t know where?
Hi there. It's quite possible that you have a few things going on with your Grand Caravan that are causing these issues ranging from a damaged thermostat, radiator fan motor, or even an obstruction of coolant inside the heater core....
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I have a 97 Dodge caravan sport.. battery light is on, replaced battery, started and after two or three hours, battery light back
Hi there. Electrical issues like you are describing are typically caused by a constant parasitic drain. In most cases, this is due to an accessory relay that is faulty, allowing the component to constantly draw power from the battery. It...
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We've been having issues with our 97 Infiniti QX4. After everything, it still won't start.
Hi there. In most cases, when a car won't start it breaks down in two specific areas. First, the engine is not getting enough or the correction ratio of air and fuel mixture or second, the engine can't ignite this...
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My Nissan Frontier truck is overheating. The smog technician said it needs a new thermostat. Would you like to take a look, give m
Hello, thank you for writing in. If the overheating is only happening when you are at a stop, then you want to focus on the water pump and the cooling fans first. While the thermostat can cause overheating when it...

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