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Clicking/knocking from front of vehicle at idle speed, severe vibration at driving speed
The CV axle is a good possibility but any rotating component, such as wheel bearings, can potentially account for the noise. In your circumstance, the CV axle has to be replaced anyway, so the most expeditious thing to do is...
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I have a 2001 lincoln town car cartier and it want crank it trys to crank and battery dies
Hi Bemo. Thanks for the question tonight. There are a lot of things that could be causing your hard to start issue. If you turn the key and your lights and accessories come on, then it's likely that a fuel...
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The dashboard of a cadillac deville is blacked out.
Hi Shane. Thanks for contacting us today. There are two likely reasons why you're having this problem with a 96 Cadillac. First, and most likely is that the main accessory relay or dashboard fuse is blown and simply needs to...
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attempted theft 2001 for expdition key ignition was messed up with a screw driver un able to start ow
Hi Tambra. Thanks for sending your question today. Typically when a car is broken into and the ignition has tampered, the ignition cylinder will break and require replacement. It will also trigger the security system and disable the ignition timing...
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I set an appointment for 1 of your mechanics to come. He's charging me over $300 for a part I can buy brand new part myself for $
Hi Tomi. I've forwarded your question to our sales and service department, so they can better answer your question. They should be contacting you via email shortly. Thanks.
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I have a 1994 lincoln mark 8 .i recently found out my water pump is leaking .when i go to turn my heat on ,it drains out my coolan
Turning the heat on (by, say, opening the heater control valve) will not change the total amount of coolant in the cooling system. If the coolant level is not maintained after you top it off, that means there is a...
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My car runs and drives but won’t make sharp turns like I can only turn half way before I can’t turn anymore
Hello Almighty T. If you know that the suspension is out of alignment, then I would suspect that your root issue is that some suspension component is either bent, broken or loose. It's also possible that the steering rack is...
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O/d light blinking car wont accelerate
Hi Valerie. Thanks for contacting us tonight. When you have electrical fuses that continually blow, it means you have an electrical short or an open electrical relay that is the root issue. The best way to determine where the fault...
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Can I replace a 2000 Ford Expedition 4.6 liter engine with a 1994 Lincoln 4.6 liter engine
The 2000 Ford Expedition has a newer version of the 4.6 liter V8 in the Lincoln Town Car 1994. Most of the parts are interchangeable however the intake manifold and a few other parts will not be compatible. It is...
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The defroster will not blow warm air in a 2007 Ford Mustang.
This is going to be caused by a problem with the temperature blend door and mode door to the defrost is not opening to get warm dry air. You may have a broken door inside the evaporator heater case and...
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Rough idle after timing chain install run ok after 2500 rpms
You should check the big main vacuum line going from the PCV valve to the intake manifold. The connection at the manifold gets a hole in it and will cause problems with running at lower rpms.
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DTC: P0171 and DTC:P0174
A number of things may cause code P0171 and P0174 to be triggered. As the codes indicate, this means there is a lean fuel condition which may be caused by a lack of fuel supply or in some cases, a...
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while driving, when i let completely off the gas pedal the truck kind of jumps and makes a clunk sound
Hi Zach. Thanks for contacting us today. There are a few things you should look into with these symptoms. First and most common is that the clunk sound you hear is coming from a loose driveshaft. This could be due...
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Truck won't start, but lights come on and flicker
What you are describing sounds like a faulty starter solenoid. A faulty starter solenoid will generally produce a clicking sound when turning the key. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity...
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Changed out valve body in a 2000 mustang gt automatic and now it will not go lower down than drive. Will also not go into reverse
This sounds like a problem with the transmission range sensor, also known as the transmission position sensor. This sensor is responsible for sending data or input to the PCM relating to the transmission in order for the PCM to properly...
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My truck has been giving problems to start, and I end up getting a jump. However, my battery, alternator and starter are good
If there is no starter motor operation, check for presence of 12 volts at the starter solenoid when the key is held in the start position. Check for voltage drop on the heavy gauge wire from the battery to the...
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Temperature gauge stuck at 75% and does not move at all.
The temperature gauge sending unit, the dash gauge itself, and/or the interconnecting wiring is faulty. Diagnosing something like this relies on a temperature versus resistance chart in the service manual. Once the components are checked out with a volt ohmmeter,...
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2003 Lincoln Aviator Dies when I let go the gas
Code P0357 relates to the COP (Coil on Plug) design that your Lincoln Aviator has. Many times, this code is triggered when the coil is beginning to fail. Ignition coils are coated with a varnish-like insulation that becomes brittle over...
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Power Steering Noise
If a power steering pump is beginning to fail it can make noises even if the fluid is full and clean. I would recommend having your power steering pump inspected by a qualified professional to determine if it is functioning...
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I have a Cadillac Deville 2000 I’ve replaced the Alt and battery. Yet service charging system battery not charging
It is possible that there is a fault in the connections or grounding of the alternator. After installing a new battery, charging system output should always be directly verified, at the battery posts, against factory specifications. To have charging system...

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