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Headlight malfunction

Hi, it is likely that you simply have a blown headlight (https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/headlight-bulb-replacement) on your 2009 Chevrolet Spark. There are low beam light bulbs and high beam light bulbs on your vehicle. Which bulb activates depends on the position of the...

When engine is on in either reverse or drive the car bounces slightly but not in neutral or park and not all the time.

Hi there. When the front end becomes bumpy while driving, it's typically caused by struts that are worn out, steering stabilizer bushings that are damaged or a different suspension component that is beginning to wear. In order to correctly diagnose...

The car battery doesn't seem to be charging I replace the alternator and the battery the car runs for about 10 minutes and everyth

This may be related to a failing voltage regulator or potentially a bad ground connection. As you may know, the voltage regulator regulates the amount of charging the alternator provides to the battery. When this is not working correctly, this...

Fuel and temperature gauge needles stopped working

Hello. We will be happy to assist you. I believe that the entire instrument cluster may be faulty. It is highly unlikely that nearly all of the gauges will fail at once. I suggest that you have a technician inspect...

Car shaking with power loss

It sounds like your vehicle is experiencing noticeable drivability problems. As drivability problems can often be some of the most complex to diagnose, due to the fact that a single problem in one or more of the engine's systems can...

Mercedes 380SL starting up, rough idling, then cutting off and dying

The mileage is not that high but due to the age, before attempting further diagnostics, you should test cylinder compression and intake vacuum (to check for stuck valves). If you determine that the engine is basically mechanically sound, there are...

Need to know the A/C relay location on a 1982 European Mercedes-Benz 280sl.

The relay is on the driver side right next to the brake booster and master cylinder. It looks like a large black block by the fender. For the compressor to not have power to it, check the low pressure switch...

When accelerating from standing stop engine hesitates

I would recommend checking the mass air flow sensor as this is a commonly known part that can cause this kind of loss of power. This regulates the air intake into the fuel injection and ensures a proper air/fuel mixture....

Vehicle shook violently while driving at a speed of 30mph

Hello. I think it is possible that your rotors have warped (https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/is-it-safe-to-drive-with-warped-rotors) again, and this is causing the shaking you are experiencing again. If you do a lot of driving and heavy braking, this could cause the rotors to warp...

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