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The low oil pressure light is not oil but when I turn the key before cranking the words pop up.
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
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2006 Crown Victoria Rough idle and doesn’t day starter unless on the gas
There's possibly an issue with the idle air control, throttle position sensor, and/or the mass air flow sensor. The first thing to do is check for OBD-II trouble codes. If no trouble codes have been stored, then a real time...
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Can my 1999 town car use 89 octane even though it says 91
If your vehicle says premium fuel only on the gas gauge then you should use only the premium fuel. In a pinch you can run the 89 octane fuel and try not to do any heavy acceleration to avoid engine...
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Ignition will not do anything. Is it switch or starter? Lights come on, do not dim when key is turned, no sound (click or grrr)
Hi Melissa. Thanks for contacting us today. If the accessories work, that means the ignition cylinder is recognizing the key and activating them. It's possible however, that the ignition relay is damaged. This is what sends the electrical signal to...
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Cadillac
This transmission was used for a few years and you may be able to use up to a 2001 same model and engine. The connectors may have changed though and i would suggest only sticking with same year of transmission...
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Can the secondary air injection relay cause my transmission to randomly not perform as it should?
Since the majority of today's (if not all of them) are now controlled by electronic transmission control modules that receive inputs from the ECM, any glitch in the functioning of the motor may potentially cause a domino effect resulting in...
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How to turn park aid on?
Park Aid can be turned on or off using the Driver Controls in the "message center" in the instrument panel. To disable/enable Park Aid, put the vehicle in P (Park) and select "Park Aid" in the message center setup menu....
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I have a 98 Cadillac Deville and I need to know what part I need to buy. Tire wobbles on front passenger's side. When I took tire
That could be a sway bar component, tie rod end, or other suspension component. All of those parts are pretty critical to safe vehicle operation and thus if you are experiencing a significant wheel wobble, and have possibly disconnected components,...
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Loud squeal when I press clutch pedal.
It is possible that you have an internal transmission issue. It is also possible that the clutch itself could be worn out causing this issue. I would recommend having a qualified professional inspect your transmission to determine the exact cause...
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Attempted theft on my 95 grand marquis.
If only the lock cylinder was damaged, that is repairable without having to buy the whole column. The steering column, if needed, is available at used car parts sites such as Car-Part.com. The only risk of continuing to use a...
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Ford Crown Victoria misfires and stalls
There are many potential causes for your concern. A misfire results from ignition problems, an incorrect air/fuel ratio or loss of compression. Since you said it only stays running when you give it gas, my guess is that the air/fuel...
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My 05 Cadillac STS is not always starting and hesitates
It could be that the battery in the key fob is weak. The key fob uses a watch battery and it lasts a long time, but won't go on forever. The batteries are usually standard items that you can buy...
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Transmission leak and no acceleration what could be the problem?
It is possible that your transmission could be slipping due to the fluid leak. I would recommend having a transmission inspected by a qualified professional to determine the exact source of the leak. Once the leak source is determined and...
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Recently I replace my struts on my 2004 Cadillac SRX I also replace the upper control arms the Cardinals beautifully for the first
Hi Alvin. Thanks for contacting us tonight. It's quite possible that the source of your knock is not related the replacement services you recently completed. It's also possible - especially if new bushings were not installed or they were installed...
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Straight piped my crown vic but left cats on a week ago. Today engine light came on and it started skipping. Could it be a tune up
You will need to have the computer scanned to get the codes stored. You may have a cylinder misfire code or another one of many possible codes that would require the computer be scanned to find out.
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Sealed Cowell on both sides water is coming in left top corner under rubber cover under rug and padding no drains are clogged
I would recommend explaining this symptom to a qualified professional who does windshield replacement. They may have some ideas as to how to seal this up without replacing the entire windshield. Unfortunately if this is not the case replacing the...
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My 2004 f150 4.6l 2v was overdue for oil change started ticking noise super low on oil. What could the ticking noise be?
Hi Mike. Thanks for contacting us today. We recently answered your question, but in case you didn't receive it - here is what we said. The ticking noise is typically caused by low oil levels or low oil pressure problems...
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I have a 2007 Cadillac STS , the passenger door will not unlock with the fob or unlock from inside the vehicle controls , you have
Hi Ken. Thanks for contacting us tonight. What you are describing is commonly caused by an open or damaged electrical relay that operates the power lock function on your door. When the relay is stuck in an open position, it...
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2004 f150 4.6l 2v was over due for oil change started making ticking noise checked oil very low. whats making the ticking noise?
Hi Mike. Thanks for contacting us today. The ticking noise is typically caused by low oil levels or low oil pressure problems due to excessive wear and tear with oil pump or dirty oil. In most cases, simply having the...
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2004 F150 4.6L 2wd v8 getting codes bank 1 and 2 too lean multiple random misfire in 4,7,8 stalling wont drive more than a mile.
The vehicle needs to be checked to see if you are losing fuel pressure causing the engine stall and low oil pressure or the engine is losing oil pressure causing loss of fuel pressure. If you are losing fuel pressure...

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