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Truck doesn't like to go into gear while driving
Based on your description, I think one of two things is happening. Either your transmission fluid level is low causing the slipping or there is an internal transmission issue. I would start by checking the fluid level of your transmission....
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Alternator?
If your vehicle died while driving, it is possible that your alternator could have failed. Considering that parts stores to not do full inspections and can only give a basic idea of what the problem is, I would recommend having...
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I just bought a disc brake, should I leave the race it came with or should i replace it with the new one it came on my bearing
There should be an inner race and an outer race. The outer race should be the one that came inside the rotor. The inner race should be installed after and on top of the bearing and is the one that...
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2006 Hyundai Sonata p2106 code how do I repair
This trouble code indicates an issue with the intake manifold runner circuit. This could be an issue with the wiring, the intake runner position sensor, or the powertrain control module. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified...
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How to install the spring for the coil on a 08 srx. The coil on plug boot spring
Typically, the spring is longer than the distance between the top of the spark plug and the bottom of the coil (without the boot attached). Therefore, if you just push the spring into the rubber boot, the spring should attach...
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I have a 2005 Lincoln LS V8. Oil is running down the whole front of motor. Is this a symptom of a bad front seal?
It is very possible that the front seal could be leaking. However, I would be very difficult to say without performing an oil/fluid leak inspection first. If the front seal is determined to be faulty during this inspection, I would...
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driver window goes down a bit after turning car off
The most likely cause of this issue based on your description would be a faulty window motor and regulator assembly. The fact that it only falls down when the ignition is off is odd so further inspection may be necessary....
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Should I buy a car with a All-Trac advancetrac light on?how much would I be to fix on a 2000 Lincoln ls
The advance trac is the traction control system on the vehicle. Unless the vehicle has severely worn tires, the traction control not working should not be too big of an issue. I say this because vehicles were manufactured for decades...
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Truck overheats and I changed almost everything, need help
Assuming that your coolant level is at the correct level, it is possible that you could have a restriction or 'hot spot' in your radiator. This restriction will be internal and will prevent sufficient flow of coolant through that part...
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i have a 2015 chrysler 200c power became dim then no power at all and break is locked so i cant push down
Hi there. This could be due to a damaged alternator, faulty main relay or other electrical glitch in the ECU that is causing all of these problems. The best advice we can offer is to have a professional mobile mechanic...
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Is this the correct side mirror for my car? I Have a 2008 obsidian black infiniti m35. https://www.amazon.com/Kool-Vue-Passenger-P
Hi there. The part you are listing is an aftermarket component and will most likely have fitting problems. Although it's marketed as "OE comparable replacement" - these aftermarket replacement body components often have issues with the correct fit and typically...
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No coolant in the radiator, car is overheating?
Hi there. There could be multiple issues causing the overheating issue on your Jeep. If you do not have coolant inside the radiator, it's typically due to a crack in the radiator or a coolant hose is damaged, causing the...
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High priority - Chevy 454 overheating
Hi there. The golden rule of thumb is that white smoke coming out of the exhaust means coolant is getting inside the combustion chamber. This is typically due to a head gasket failure. If the engine overheats periodically, it can...
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I need toraue specs for a 1997 240 240sx front wheel hub bearing
Hi there. I would highly recommend watching this video, which will provide you the education and info you are requesting.
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My ac compressor burnt out on my 2006 ford taurus and now car won't stay running unless your on the gas.
Hi there. It's quite possible that the belt driving the AC system broke - which also impacts many vehicle systems. It's also possible that the AC failure and the engine running issues are not related. It would probably be a...
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Why does my car shake when I turn the a/c on?
Hi there. Shaking with the A/C on can be caused by a number of reasons. The a/c compressor puts a lot of strain on the engine because the compressor is similar to being a small engine itself. When the a/c...
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Clutch pedal won't compress
Hi there. It is highly unlikely that you broke the clutch on your friends car, although it will always be assumed that since you were the only one who drove it - it must have been you. The reality is...
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99 GMC savanna 3500 where is the ac expansion valve
Hi there. This video should show you where the rear expansion valve is located for a 99 GMC Savana or Chevy Suburban. You might want to purchase a service and repair manual for your vehicle for the right repair steps...
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How long is the SRT on replacing a water pump on a 2007 Buick Lucerne CXL
Hi there. Depending on the location of the vehicle, and additional components that need to be removed and replaced, the standard repair time to complete a water pump replacement, along with refilling radiator and priming the system can range from...
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Can I swap a motor of a 1997 2.2 long block Cavalier to a 2003 Chevrolet S10 2.2
The two motors are from two different years and one is a car and other a truck motor. The two motors have different specifications for compression and camshafts internally. You will also have different external problems with sensors, fuel injection...
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how do i turn shuffle OFF on an iSyphony through usb?
If you check the settings in the external device to not shuffle play then you should play only next song. The USB on the radio will only play in the order your external device sends the information and should not...
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My abs and brake lights periodically come on. Sometimes my speedometer fluctuates. But only when the truck bed is empty.
The problem sounds like you have a wire or connection problem with the rear axle speed sensor. Verify the connector and wiring at connector is not broken and then check the harness up to frame to make sure the wiring...
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When idling my car overheats?
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Broken air conditioning due to leaking tube
I think you might have two separate issues here. The air conditioner "coolant" is a pressurized refrigerant that can only be installed with special equipment. The coolant that you poured in and had leak out of the bottom is the...
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How do i test the speed sensor for my car?
Hi there. I wouldn't doubt that the issues you are having are electrical. However, there isn't a general "test" for voltage on a dash cluster that is completed. Typically a professional mechanic would download stored error codes to determine if...