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Oil is geting into intake manifold and into all intake vavles.
Hi there. That type of oil volume inside the intake manifold is typically a sure fire indication of a blown head gasket. It's also quite possible that this has occurred for an extended period of time. There are a few...
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Makes brake fluid is black
Brake fluid accumulates moisture and contaminants over time and consequently the fluid should be replaced about every 35,000 to 50,000 miles. To service the fluid you can request a brake system flush and refill. If you request that service, the...
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Will a 327 bored over to 350 bolt right into my 87 c10 with stock 350?
Hi there. A small block is a small block - regardless of the cubic inch displacement. The size of the engine block is what matters for having it fit on the stock motor mounts, meaning that a 327 (which is...
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!995 Chevy 1500 won't start.
Hi there. The noise you're hearing is the fuel pump being primed, but it doesn't rule a fuel pump or fuel delivery problem as being the source of the hard to start issue. There are multiple fuel filters and fuel...
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2008 Chrysler 300 5.7 hemi if the timing chain breaks will the valves or pistons be damaged
Your engine is an interference engine and so it is possible that the valves can hit the pistons if the timing chain breaks. Used engines can be sourced via Car-part.com or like databases. To let you know precisely of any...
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2005 Chrysler 300c has a code P0406. I believe EGR needs replacing, Don't know if it will make it 25 miles to dealer.
P0406 involves the EGR system but that may or may not be the only factor causing your rough running condition. Typically, P0406 will set if you have a failed EGR valve, excessive carbon buildup, an open or short in the...
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235$ for puller replacement?
Hi there. It really depends on what pulley you are referring to that will determine whether or not it's a good deal. For example, a water pump pulley would be rather simple to replace, without too many hours of labor...
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Replaced throttle body
Hi there. This video is actually pretty good on learning how to correctly replace the throttle body on your vehicle. This is another good video to learn from. It is possible that your fuel injectors are still clogged with debris...
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Stall
Hi There, Codes P0038 and P0052 relate to the heating function of the oxygen sensor. The ability of the heating element in the oxygen sensor to heat the oxygen sensor to the proper temperature in order for it to properly...
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Idles and stalls again.
Hi There, 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...
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What is the firing order for a 1981 Chevrolet Corvette. If you have a diagram handy that would help me out a lot. Thanks!
The firing order for the Chevy 350 is 1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2 as the distributor spins clockwise. As you know, cylinders 2,4,6,8 run along the left side of the motor (assuming you are standing in front of the car facing the engine) and...
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Chirping noise when accelerating...usually right when you accelerate from a stop. 2011 grand Cherokee limited.
This noise is sometimes due to faults with either the serpentine drive belt and/or any of the belt driven accessories or pulleys. If any of the latter are the cause, such can be conclusively determined by simply disconnecting the drive...
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my 1996 Tahoe click every time I turn the key what can b the problem
It's possible that you have a weak battery and/or excessive voltage drop in the starter circuit. Prior to performing diagnostics be sure you have a fully charged battery that passes a load test. Then, confirm that the engine immobilizer system...
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Oil color
Hi There, It is normal for oil to be a dark color and after several thousand miles, even black. When the oil is new, it is generally an amber color and will darken over time. As it darkens, this can...
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I have a 2006 Dodge Charger Daytona. I was told I need new ball joints. Along with that the mechanic said it requires new control
The ball joints for the lower arm on your model are vended separately so you do not have to buy the lower control arm with the joint already installed. The reason they want you to change the entire arm is...
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Changed plugs now one cylinder is blowing air out of plug hole 2005 Chrysler 300
Hi there. If compression is getting through around the plug then there is a thread problem. I would typically remove the plug and inspect the threads with a scope. If they are damaged then a steal insert would be needed...
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Oil dipstick tube
Hi there. On most mid-2000 V8 Dodge engines, the oil dipstick is located on the driver side of the engine, near the front. It is routed on the front of the motor and then inserted into the pan. You can...
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What if I dont have power to the acc relay how do I fix it do
Hi there. It really depends as to what is causing the accessory relay to not receive power as to what is the best solution. If the relay is not properly grounded, the repair is to resolve the ground issue. If...
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SOME ONE BROKE INTO MY 2010 DODGE CHALLENGER. THEY PUT A SCREW DRIVER IN THE KEY HOLE AND HAMMERED IT IN I ASSUME. I CAN NO LONGER
Sorry to hear about that. Yes, that is repairable (replaceable) and a certified mechanic from YourMechanic will be glad to perform the repair during a mobile visit. The relevant service to request is door lock cylinder replacement. Once on that...
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if the mechanic broke the water pump bolt while trying to remove it- who is responsible to pay for the repair?
A 2011 model year car is "generally" too new to have a bolt so stuck that it is broken on removal. It is possible the mechanic encountered a stuck bolt but simply used the wrong technique to remove it (common...

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