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hi my a/c and my heater both come on together why ? the blowers are both working !
The cooling and heating system use the same blower motor to circulate conditioned air. Keeping one system off while the other is operating relies on, for example, a heater control valve as well as various blend doors. In addition, the...
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Car stalls when engine in reverse, drive or turning steering wheel all the way
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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Heater core
You may have a clogged heater core that may be prohibiting the outer linings of the heater core to get hot. As you know, the heater core is a series of tubes that the coolant runs through that generates the...
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I have a popping noise on my left side front tire every time I step on it it makes a lot of poping noises would that be my CV joi
Yes, a failed outer CV joint is a good possibility but should be confirmed. You can look and see if the rubber boot is torn on the outer joint. If it is, that would be a further clue. Other possibilities...
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HAD TO JUMP START MY EXTRA AND NOW THE VOC SAYS IT IS OFF
You will need to have the check engine light scanned to get the codes and then have the codes diagnosed to find the reason for the fault.
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My car will start with a jump, but when I remove the jumper cables it turns off
The status of the battery can be determined through a load test. If the battery passes the load test, the output of the charging system would then be verified. You will likely find the problem in either of those two...
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My power window went down with a loud clicking noise then wouldn’t go back up. I had to pull it up.
Most likely the cable on the window regulator assembly has snapped. Whether the motor needs to be replaced or not depends on if the motor is sold as a motor / regulator assembly or not. I would recommend having your...
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One of the rack and pinion boot is wet, but the power steering fluid container is to the normal level.
If the boot is getting wet but is not actively leaking or show drips then the leaks is considered only a residue leak and may not need to have any work needed. For the noise you did not mention the...
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When replacing all radiator hoses should I replace water pump tube FOTZ-8555-C on a 2006 4.0 V6 Mustang?
If the part you are referring to is metal then no. Metal parts do not deteriorate like rubber does therefore it should not need replacement unless it is cracked or broken.
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My 01 ford explorer xlt 4wd serv. light is on & reads codes p0174, p0442, & p0171 and has rough start. Help please!
The leak or malfunction giving rise to the smoke should be investigated and resolved first for safety reasons and also because smoke indicates an obvious malfunction. The trouble codes P0174 and P0171 mean that the engine is running with too...
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Car jerks while driving got a 2006 Ford explorer.
Hi Angel. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Usually, when a car jerks while it's driving or during a shift, it's due to either a fuel/ignition problem with the engine or a restriction of transmission fluid. The coolant leak is likely...
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crank no start, replaced fuel pump, idles hard and dies on crank then will eventually level out and work, replaced throttle body,
Hi Sean. Thanks for sending in your question today. Typically a rough idle issue is caused by difficulty in mixing the air and fuel correctly. This is handled by the throttle body, the mass air flow sensor, and delivered through...
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Can my CV axle cause bearing to keep messing up on my Ford explorer xlt 2003
The bearings are typically damaged in one of two ways: 1) the bearing is pressed in using the wrong collar and thus the ball bearings are "brinelled" into the bearing races and/or 2) the technician fails to use a calibrated...
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Clicking when putting the vehicle in Drive and accelerating after service
Hi Tristen. Thanks for sending in your question. I've forwarded your inquiry to our service team, so they can review the notes made by the technician and provide you an accurate reply based on the exact services that the mechanic...
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Car won't start
Without seeing the extent of the damages it would be hard to figure out the part that is damaged. I suspect the steering column ignition switch got damaged.
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Out of nowhere the engine light starts to blink and car shakes hard then loses complete power and won't start back up.
Hi Shannon. Thanks for contacting us tonight. There are many possible reasons why your Explorer is having this problem including an alternator failure, a crankshaft or cam position sensor failure, ignition relay or even a damaged starter or starter relay....
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2003 Toyota 4Runner sport 4x4 V6 4.0L
Hi Maung. Thanks for sending in your question. If the shifter rail fork or the synchronizer is damaged, then a gear will not be achieved. This is likely what is causing your gear to pop out. To determine if the...
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I hear metallic noises from front wheels while driving as well as a grinding when driving.
You should have the front suspension and brakes checked to see if the suspension has worn bushings and the inner brake pads are worn out grinding metal to metal indicating the caliper slides are seized. Or you may have worn...
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Will I fail VA State Inspection for broken tachometer? Speedometer works fine.
A tachometer is not equipped in all cars and should not be a failure item.
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my car jerks and seems like it wants to shut down when im at a red light and i roll the windows up lights seem to dim out
This sounds like it could be two separate problems. You may have been on the right track with the battery, but if the voltage drops while the engine is running, that sounds more like a charging system problem. It might...

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