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97 SL 500 putting new relay in for a fuel pump getting no power to the fuel pump
There is no shut off switch. If you desire, a certified mechanic dispatched by YourMechanic can perform an electrical component/circuit diagnostic and find and repair the interruption. Such a diagnostic relies on the factory wiring diagram of the circuit and...
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1990 Ford F-150 4x4 truck was started then died went back to start it again an got no dash lights an truck does nothing
If you lost all electrical power then you may have a problem with ignition switch or the charging system failed. If you can get a jump start and it starts and runs then check charging system. If jumping it does...
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Do your radio have something to do with your lights.?
You did not mention if it is inside dash lights or outside lights? Either way an electrical issue would need to have the fuses and switches in the light system checked for proper operation and power to and from them....
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I want to replace the entire rear differential on my 93 f150 - not take it apart, just replace the entire differential assembly.
Replacing the differential as a complete assembly is a routine, indeed mundane, repair and so it is possible and quite practical. Insofar as cost effectiveness, the answer depends on exactly what is wrong with your existing differential, if anything. If...
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Car shudders when accelerating and going uphill, seems like a loss of power, particularly around 1500 rpms.
Hi Zach. Thanks for contacting us tonight. There are multiple things that can cause a shaking or vibrating issue like you've described. The most common source of this issue is a loose vacuum line or even loose or faulty motor...
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airmatic issues........
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us tonight. The Air-Matic system on the Mercedes-Benz CL500 tends to develop leaks after 10 to 15 years - so it's probably why you are experiencing the warning light and symptoms. This type of problem...
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My truck turns over and acts like it wants to start but doesn't and now the battery is dead.
It could be that all your trouble is in the battery-charging system. If the system voltage drops below about 10 volts. The electronics will not work correctly but you will still have enough voltage for the starter to turn. The...
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High idle 1500 rpm
I would look again real carefully for air leaks. Some of them can be pretty tricky. There might be a leaky component or even a leaking brake booster. A can of carb cleaner can help with this, but you'd better...
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Engine rebuild
Generally, a simple rebuild would include things like replacing rings, bearings, gaskets, having a valve job done and potentially replacing pistons and/or boring if needed, however even with doing much of the work on your own, you will likely be...
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if my truck stalls as soon as i put it in gear is it the Torque converter?
Hi Julian. Thanks for contacting us today. It very well could be that your issue is caused by a worn out torque converter. However, it's also possible that you have a faulty fuel system component or damaged ignition system part...
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Driver side wheel noise. While driving making spinning grinding sound and when come to a stop a clunk.
An issue like this is possibly related to: brake system/rotor faults, wheel bearing failure, and/or axle failure. If and once those categories of failure are ruled out, then of course other components such as the differential and transmission would be...
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My truck is squeaking An it squeaks while it’s in park and drive and it has a new belt, idle pulley, ac pulley.
There are a number of other bearings, belts, and pulleys that may also produce a squealing sound when they are worn, loose or potentially begin to fail. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to...
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F150 5.0, oil pressure warning light will come on and off
You should have the instrument cluster checked and scanned for codes and check engine harness on drivers side to see if it is shorting out on back of engine near injectors. If no problems are found with harness or codes...
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Have a 1994 f150 2 door. Power steering whine for about 2 years. Finally decided to go to Autozone and get a new pump. Put it on a
I've been down that road a few times with other types of cars. You have taken the correct first steps, and I presume you are using the correct factory recommended fluid. If your truck has a pressure relief valve that...
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I replaced my DCM unit but problem is only solved with Car in on position
Diagnosing this issue requires the Factory Service Manual and the wiring diagram at minimum. If the turn signal circuit is not working when the vehicle is on, and it is wired through this DCM, that circuit is simple enough that...
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Runs fine but doesn’t accelerate after I step on the break
Hi Dagoberto. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Sometimes issues like you've described are caused by a worn out torque converter, while in some instances, it's as simple as dirty transmission fluid or an inner seal leak. It can also be...
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I have a transmission leak. How much will it cost to find the leak and to fix it? I, also, have a gas valve leak code that's on.
The cost to fix the two leaks depends on the location of the leaks and the amount of disassembly required. For example, if the transmission pan is leaking that will usually be less costly to repair than if the transmission...
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How much oil does 1970 Chevy c10 350 take?
With a filter change, the crankcase capacity is 6 quarts. If the filter is not changed add 5 quarts (the filter holds 1 quart). Note that you should check the dipstick and regardless of the specification do not maintain the...
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1978 CJ5 304 Engine stars back firing after it warms up after a long drive on the highway it stars backfiring
If the supply of fuel to the carburetor is reduced once the engine is hot, you might have a vapor lock condition. You might evaluate the location of the fuel lines and relocate as needed. Backfiring is often caused by...
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Pulled out ignition fuse and put back, now Lexus isf won't turn over.
Removing the fuse while the circuit was powered might have caused the fuse to open. Both fuses should be tested for continuity. If the fuses are intact and they are securely installed but the car won't start, there's a possibility...

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