Q: heavy truck impact to passenger side of small fiat. After second time at auto body shop when car was "shuddering" while driving,

asked by on

after an accident involving large truck hitting passenger side of small fiat, extensive exterior damage was repaired but as soon as driving off the lot, fiat was "shuddering". Took car back and they repaired "broken strut". After picking car up for second time, car is still "vibrating" although not as bad, especially once you hit 50 miles per hour.. car has not been the same since accident and even brakes appear to take longer than before. they said after second time that they did front end alignment as well. something is still wrong. Any ideas?

My car has 19987 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. heavy truck impact to passenger side of small fiat. After second time at auto body shop when car was "shuddering" while driving,

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Where is the mass air flow sensor located on a fiat 2013 500. 1.4 engine?

The mass air flow sensor is located just near the intake or throttle body and connected to the air filter. It should have a wire connector plugged into it that comes from the ECU.

Q: Why is there white smoke all around my car when i turn on the engine?

The engine may have a blown a leaking head gasket or coolant is getting in the engine cylinder somehow. The white smoke is from coolant being burned in the engine and coming out the exhaust. You should have the vehicle...

Q: Hi, how can I dismantling the oil sump? do you have a picture or service manual of this car? Thanks!

Unfortunately, I will not be able to post a picture of this repair. The service manual recommends pulling the engine to perform the repair. YourMechanic does not do this kind of service on your vehicle. I suggest purchasing a service...

Related articles

P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
P0240 OBD-II Trouble Code: Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance
P0240 code definition Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance What the P0240 code means P0240 is an OBD-II generic code triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the intake boost...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...