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2006 ram 1500 sunroof wont close
Hello, thank you for writing in. Start by checking the fuse again. When there is something wrong with the switch or the sunroof's wiring, it can cause the fuse to short out. This needs to be the main focus to...
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Do 800cc twin engines have two 800cc pistons or is it two 400cc pistons that make up 800cc
An 800cc engine would be classified as such because the air space measured inside each of the two cylinders with the pistons at bottom dead center would be equal to 800cc. Therefore, it would be more like having two 400cc...
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Check engine light is on for the catalytic converter , I fixed one about a year ago. Is there a part needed, Frontback? Which part
Since your vehicle has a V shaped engine, it will likely have two catalytic converters. Since the engine is mounted transversly in the vehicle (because it is front wheel drive) there will be one converter on the front and one...
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Hi I have a 1991 ford f-150 and went it turns on it makes a tickling and rattling noise somewhere in the engine.
Based on your video, it is very possible that a valve could be bent or sticking inside the cylinder head. I would recommend checking the oil level and condition to determine if the oil is causing this issue. If not,...
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Good Afternoon Peter, I'm in the Market for a Range Rover Vogue or sport 2005-2007 which would you suggest I get please
Both are very luxurious vehicles. Which one you choose depends on what size of vehicle you are looking for. The Range Rover Evoque is a much smaller vehicle than the sport. If you have a large family, you might opt...
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Why does my Mini Cooper rev and shakes when I am stopped at a red light
Hello. This can be caused by a number of things. Since the check engine light is on you more than likely have a misfire or a faulty sensor. I would usually start by scanning the computer for codes to see...
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2007 ford explorer changed alternator battery still dying
Your charging system is controlled by the engine computer and if computer is not able to control the alternator the vehicle charging system will not operate. You may need to use an alternator from a dealer or authorized dealer part...
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My 2000 toyota solara (2.2l) axle is leaking. should I replace it or just the seals? What will it cost?
Hi There, There is a good chance that the axle boots or seals may be cracked and leaking which may or may not have caused any damage to the axles shafts themselves depending on how long they have been leaking....
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What kind of transmission fluid do I need for a BMW 525i 2007 ?
Hi There, The transmission in your BMW 525i is what is called a "sealed unit" which means that the transmission should not ever need to be flushed or have the fluid changed. This means that in the event you may...
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Jerking reaction
Hi There, If the hose is still leaking causing coolant to be lost and the vehicle continues to overheat, this could potentially result in a head gasket being damaged causing a cylinder misfire, which may cause the jerking reaction you...
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Pls I need location for 2013 Hyundai Velecle speed
If you are referring to the vehicle speed sensor, the vehicle speed sensor is typically located externally on the transmission. There will likely be one or two small bolts that hold it to the transmission. There will also be an...
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I have a 2009 altima automatic and unless i use the manual shift feature the RPMs tend to stay under 2000
Most of the Nissan Altimas around this year are equipped with a CVT transmission. These transmissions are totally different from a normal transmission and as such they can sometimes feel different as well. It is possible that you are having...
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My Honda Civic 1989, has a issue on alternator overcharged. My a.c system has not worked since 2003, I left it alone. I am going t
Hello Tuan, thank you for writing in. The alternator and the air compressor are both driven and powered by the drive belt. If the belt does not look bad, worn, or old, then it is likely just fine. In this...
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I have a 07 suburban ltz with 150, miles the fuel pump isn't cycling and takes a long time to strt how I check fuel mod wire color
Hello, thank you for writing in. The fuel pump module is protected by a relay, so you are correct in wanting to check the power supply to the unit before replacing it. It should be a full 12 volts. The...
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What do it mean when your car stalls out when you sit still then try to move ?
Anytime you have mix matched computers and engines you will run into different issues that may not be able to be fixed. This problem sounds like the ignition timing is not advanced enough. Try to get the timing adjusted more...
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2003 Mercedes-Benz C230 turn signal switch problems
Then turn signal switch internal parts hold it in one direction or the other normally until the steering shaft contacts the lever mechanism and returns it to center. You have a defective turn signal switch and need to replace it....
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Why would my 2003 Chevrolet Impala stall and now it runs rough.
Hello. Though there are a lot of things that can cause this typically it is due to an issue with a failure in a spark plug or an ignition coil failure. If there is not a check engine light on...
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Dodge Caliber A/C compressor
Hi Julio, You do not have to change the AC condenser at the same time while changing the AC compressor. In some cases the compressor may fail due to the condenser collecting too much debris that comes from the compressor....
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Unable to bleed fuel tank
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty vent valve solenoid. The vent control valve (solenoid) controls the flow of outside air in and out of the charcoal canister. When this is not working properly, you may experience...
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Vibrating or shaking
Hi There, It sounds like you may be having a problem with the vehicle vibrating or shaking. Shaking or vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark plugs, poor fuel pressure or misfires. Other things such...
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Serpentine belt
Hi There, It sounds like the serpentine belt tensioner pulley may be incorrectly adjusted or potentially worn out. The tensioner pulley is a pulley that allows the tension of the belt to be adjusted. This pulley has a bearing inside...
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I have a 2003 lincoln navigator.The drivers fornt door power window does not work. I replaced the regulator, main switch and motor
If the other 3 windows function using their individual door switches but there is no function, for any of the windows using the main driver door switch console, that could be due to the wiring in the driver door having...