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Hi, should i buy a 91 ls400 with only 52k miles and has had starter recently replaced? do you forsee problems down the road?
I would suggest checking the Kelly Blue Book website with specifics related to your zip code as market prices of cars vary by zip code. This will give you a baseline for determining whether or not the car is within...
Ticking when accelerating but no tick when idle or in neutral revving
It sounds like the ticking you are describing may be the result of an exhaust gasket leak. When the exhaust gasket begins to fail, this may cause this type of ticking sound as the engine RPM's increase. I would suggest...
My Engine Is Making A Ticking Noise And When I Acelletate Its low To Pick Up Speed And If I Rev Up To Fast It Starts To Smoke
Hi Edgar. Thanks for contacting us today. Honestly, there are probably multiple problems with your Jaguar S-Type that are leading to all these symptoms. Some of the common reasons why an engine would stumble, or cut off while driving or...
1999 Jaguar xj8 is on safe mode and doesn't start
This particular sequence, "stability control fail and engine safemode" has been previously reported and in some instances has been traced to a defective throttle body, ABS module and/or brake light switch. However, those are just some of the possibilities. Initially,...
On a 2001 Land Rover discovery have a low coolant sensor on the radiator
There is a coolant level sensor on this model Land Rover. If you are getting a low coolant level warning indication, you may also want to have the float in the tank checked as well as this is a common...
Ok one of my spark plugs it’s not getting spark from the coilpack
Your vehicle uses a wasted spark type ignition system, so cylinder number 4 and cylinder number 7 both use the same coil. If you have a spark at cylinder number 7, it is not likely that the coil is the...
Car idles low after running, not the same amount of power, I suspect a bad vacuum hose.
You will need to have the computer scanned for codes to see if there is a problem with the idle control valve or engine has a vacuum leak. There is a standard diagnosis that will need to be done and...
1996 Olds Aurora OBDII P0603 PCM keep alive memory, car is in limp mode and running like it's off timing
Correct the ground connection first, in case that problem is a cause of the trouble code. P0603 does represent an electrical system fault. In practice, this particular fault might be found as battery terminal corrosion or loose connections, Keep Alive...
My car starts only after sliding battery side to side, why?
You may have a cable that is not making a good connection or the internal battery plates are shorting out and battery would need replaced. Have battery tested and replace if fails load test.
2001 Land Rover Discovery , 162 000km. Periodically loosing coolant + overheating. What are the possible repairs?
If the pressure test did not show any leaks then you should inspect reservoir for any cracks and replace pressure cap. Then clean area of any residue coolant and drive a few days and recheck for any leaks in the...
Will the crank shaft pulley still spin if the timing belt has busted?
If the timing belt broke, the crankshaft pulley will still spin regardless. The crankshaft pulley is what spins the timing belt, which then rotates the valve train assembly. Depending on how this happened and when it happened, this may have...
It sometimes shakes while driving.
The shaking you are describing is likely related to the intermittent fuel being supplied to the motor as a result of the faulty O2 sensor. As you may know, the oxygen sensors which are part of your emissions system read...
Should I purchase non serviceable ball joints? 1995 lexus ls400 lower ball joint
The distinction of more relevance in purchasing a part such as a ball joint is "should one install the OEM (Lexus) part versus an aftermarket part?" If you want a long lasting ball joint that is guaranteed to fit your...
Low oil pressure light after 10 mins of driving.
If the low oil pressure is due to wear in the engine bearings, that is excessive clearances, resolving that requires rebuilding the engine. If the low pressure is due to a fault in the oil pump, or the pump pressure...
Q: Ignition
You will need to remove ignition switch to move position of key slot to get ignition back in.
I have a 1992 Lexus Ls400 and the transmission wont switch out of 1st gear the caer has 261k miles should i get a new transmission
You should have the computer scanned for codes that may point to the cause of the no shift out of first gear. You may just have a solenoid that is bad for one of the gears and just need to...
check engine light, loss of power, check oil light, battery light, car wont turn over Jaguar 1999
If there is adequate oil but oil pressure is low, that means either the oil pump is not working, there is a blockage, the oil pressure warning light is malfunctioning, or there is lots of wear in the engine bearings....
i have a 96 olds aurora and the car only have 59000 miles. When i start the car whe its cold the rpm jumpsup and down and stalls
It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that reads the air intake as...
Whats the best way to put on the powersteering high pressure hose on 1994 LS 400
Hi Nathaniel. Thanks for contacting us today. If you are going to attempt to replace the high pressure power steering hose, I strongly recommend purchasing or downloading a service and repair manual for your Lexus. This will provide you not...
When i press on the gas pedal the car makes a squeaking/whining noise
It is not clear if you are referring to a noise that correlates with use of the blower motor or a noise that simply occurs all the time, that is regardless of whether the blower motor is on or not....

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