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Car begins to shake at or about 50 mph. It's almost like a motor mount maybe broken. Could that be the issue?
Hello there, many faults will cause a vibration above 50MPH in your 2009 Chevrolet Malibu. It is great you have noticed the vibration is not in the steering wheel, as this rules out potential issues. The vibration is not likely...
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car shakes when put on brakes. is that rosters or pads? gonna need to get it fixed regardless
Vibration and/or shaking on application of the brakes is often due to faulty rotors (warped, or irregularly worn). If the rotors are replaced, of course the brake pads will have to be replaced as well. The recommended services to request...
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Vibration when car shifts gear
There are a lot of possible causes and thus the vehicle has to be road tested as one part of a vibration diagnostic. If the cause is mundane (e.g., wheel imbalance, tire belt separation) the diagnostic and fix will be...
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Vibration and noise from front of vehicle
Vibration felt through the steering wheel is often due to tire/wheel imbalance although irregular tire wear and/or tire belt defects could be implicated. Sometimes vibration has multiple causes, so for example vehicle suspension components could be loose or worn and...
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Rattle/vibration on start up
Noises like this can be due to exhaust system faults such as loose pipes or hangers. If the noise is occurring at idle in park, if you securely set the parking brake, you may be able to walk around the...
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car vibrates badly at 40+ but only when gas is being applied
Hello, thank you for writing in. Vibration and shaking is typically associated with a poor combustion taking place inside of the cylinders. This can be spark, air, or fuel driven. Think of it this way, the vehicle has a constant...
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Shaking and vibrations
Hello. Shaking can be caused by many things. If the transmission mount was recently replaced then I would also take a look at the engine mounts to see if any of them also need to be replaced. Worn or damaged...
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ok i have a 01pontiac grand prix and the car has a wobble to tje front passenger side and a thummping noise that stops when i turn
Hello there, many common faults will cause a wobble and thumping noise on your 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix. Replacing the hubs and the passenger side tire rod is a great place to start, but before any more parts are replaced...
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I drive a 2008 Isuzu kb and it leaks water when it rains
Hi there. Check all of the cab seals on the vehicle and make sure that all of the seals are tight to prevent any water from coming in during wet weather. If the doors will not seal, check the door...
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When accelerating my steering wheel shimmers, like a slight wobble only while accelerating
Failure of the outer CV joints would more likely cause audible clicking or clunking on turns and not vibration. And, if the rubber boots are intact on the driveshafts (especially on the outer CV joints), it is not likely there...
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Is it normal for this truck to make a vibration and a droaning at 1000-1700-1800 rpm.
Hello, thank you for writing in. A vehicle as new as yours should not have excessive vibrations. Being a turbo, there is extra air being introduced into the systen. This will cause the engine to work a little harder, but...
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Vibration
Hello, thank you for writing in. We need to determine if the vibration is coming from the engine or the wheels. From the sound of your symptoms, you seem to be associating it with the wheels or suspension. This is...
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when I start moving the car vibrate on each gear.first gear till the last gear then it moves ok
Hello, thank you for writing in. A couple of things may be happening. One of which is that the transmission fluid is getting warm and not providing the properties it should be. This would mean the transmission is having trouble...
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my engine is louder than usual it seemed to be overworking today it was vibrating then while driving I smelled strong burnt like s
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vibration is coming from the engine not working correctly. The cause of this is the focus of our attention. The white smoke is a sign that a fluid of some sort is being...
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vibration
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are several components that will cause engine vibration. With the age of the vehicle, you may want to consider taking some general maintenance steps. This would include changing the spark plugs, replacing the...
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Vibration when in idle and right on take off then stops
Among the possibilities are the engine is out of tune (scope the engine), the harmonic balancer is defective (has shifted; rubber bond is broken), a rotating element is loose (torque converter to flex plate connection; crank or other pulley), the...
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Cars shakes, like driving over invisible potholes
The vibration in the steering wheel is due to dynamic imbalance, excess radial force variation in the tires and/or faults (looseness) in the suspension that permits the residual imbalances that are normally held in check by a tight suspension to...
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Just rebuilt the transmission and after picking up the car it's making a vibration . 2006 Acura TL
Hi there - a key question in resolving a vibration issue is "Is the vibration related to vehicle speed, or engine speed?". If the vibration comes from the engine, even if the car is not moving, there could be a...
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2005 jeep wrangler harmonic balenciaga replacement
Engine and transmission mounts are replaced on a mobile basis by certified mechanics dispatched by YourMechanic. The service to request is motor/transmission mount replacement. Harmonic balancers are relatively long-lived but there are a lot of variables that affect service life....
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Excessive vibration ? 2002 Ford Mustang
Hi - for vibration issues, the next question is "Under what conditions does the vibration occur, and what makes it worse?". If the vibration occurs when sitting still with the engine running, it's something related to the engine. If it...

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