Q: Vibration inside car

asked by on January 22, 2016

The car is vibrating inside.

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Hello! There are many things that can cause vehicle vibration. Tires and suspension can cause vibration while driving and a misfire or engine mounts can cause a vibration while the vehicle is idling. A qualified technician, such as one of our YourMechanic experts, can properly diagnose your vibration issues for you.

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