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My abs light is on
The ABS light can be on due to any number of faults. A bad wheel speed sensor, brake pressure sensor, or damaged wiring are just a few possibilities. It can just be a coincidence that the light is on now,...
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How do I know which blend door actuator is affected?
Hi there. This video is actually pretty good showing how to replace a blend door actuator on a 2006 through 2013 Chevrolet Impala. You might want to watch the video to see where and how to replace this component. ...
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Vsa light came on and also the brake light what does this mean?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle illuminates these warning lights when there is an issue with the braking system, wheel speed sensors, the electronic modules and motors associated with these two features, or a communication error between them....
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Oil Viscosity
Toyota's technical advice insofar as oil viscosity for the 2007 Avalon is as follows: "SAE 5W−30 is the best choice for good fuel economy and good starting in cold weather. If SAE 5W−30 is not available, SAE 10W−30 may be...
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Hi good day, how many spark plugs and spark plug wires do i need for a 2005 Kia Sorento LX?
Hi there. Since you have the V-6 engine option for your Kia Sorento, the correct amount of spark plug's needed and spark plug wires is (6) - one per cylinder.
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Need spark plugs changed
Hi there. In order to provide you with an accurate estimate, please request a quote for a spark plug replacement by clicking this link, then press the blue "get a quote" button. Once we receive your data, we'll be able...
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Thermostat
Hi There, Your particular vehicle has a thermostat that is separate from the housing itself, however many places will sell the thermostat with the housing together. Sometimes it is packaged together as well making it appear as if it were...
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My car won't crank or turn over to try to start. Maybe the Infiniti immobilizer security system.
To see if the Immobilizer System is not working properly or is active, check the security light on your vehicle. If the light is flashing fast, then the system is active. You can reset the system by removing the battery...
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I need to diagram to 2000 Oldsmobile Intrigue the diagram for a serpentine belt replacement
Here is a great diagram for your serpentine belt routing.
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Serpentine belt came off so I need the diagram so I can put it back on
Here is a good diagram of your serpentine belt. If your belt came off on its own then you most likely have a bad belt tensioner and need to replace it.
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idle is low and engine light flashes when I drive.
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having many types of problems. With a lack of power and a ticking sound, we must look at the level of the oil and the drive belt. Both can...
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Will the intake manifold/throttle body and coils have to be removed to change the valve cover gaskets? 2007 Toyota Camry V6
Hi - yes, the same items have to be removed to replace the valve cover gaskets. I recommend a valve cover gasket replacement performed by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location,...
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Car starts, shakes then Dies out within seconds!
Hi there. The dreaded rotten egg smell is caused by either a clutch that is damaged or the catalytic converter that needs to be replaced. I would recommend before you take your car to any repair facility or attempt any...
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Can't find ebrake release
Hello. On this particular vehicle the e-brake will not engage the standard way of pushing it all the way to the floor after it is engaged to make it release. There will be a little lever to the left of...
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It has been a warmer February day, but high only hit 68, so what could cause a water leak under the car?
Hi there. The leak seems to be coming from the windshield washer reservoir. Look under the vehicle with a flashlight and on the washer reservoir tank and see if there is water droplets coming off of it. If so, then...
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Van shakes when started then quits when in drive.
This shaking feeling sounds like the engine and / or transmission mounts are worn allowing the engine to shake. The issue with the transmission possibly slipping is when the engine RPM's tend to rise up and the vehicle tends to...
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if the o2 sensor needs to be replaced. should you replace them all if none have ever been replaced at 114000 miles
Normally, if there is a question as to whether the sensors need to be replaced, checking the datastream with a diagnostic scanner will show how well the oxygen sensor is performing. A couple of things to note about oxygen sensors...
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Frequent flickering of interior / dash board lights.
Your car has about a dozen modules spread around the body that control various functions. I have dealt with a similar problem in the past and eventually found a connector on one of the SAM's (signal acquisition modules) that was...
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Engine noise 2012 Toyota Sienna
Hi there - when the oil is changed, the first start-up afterward causes a real surge in oil pressure, enough so that the oil pressure relief valve is activated, and sticks open. (This is nothing the oil change people did...
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Do u know where I can get a gear shift cable in philadelphia
Your vehicle is less than 10 years old and should not have a problem getting the cable at most any Ford or Lincoln Mercury dealer. The cable may not be on the aftermarket yet and a dealer is the best...

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