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The Question: what causes a brand new battery to die within days

By AutoMD Member on 6/17/2014 - Last updated: 6/19/2014

Your Answer: 20 milliampere draw seems normal... Check this site - it may help you. ...

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The Question: Why won't the engine start every time when there is plenty battery power.

By AutoMD Member on 6/18/2014 - Last updated: 6/19/2014

Your Answer: It could be a starter motor. Need to perform voltage checks when it fails. ...

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The Question: Will a bad O2 sensor cause a shifting problem in my truck

By AutoMD Member on 6/18/2014 - Last updated: 6/19/2014

Your Answer: The short answer is no, and O@ is not a trouble code.

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The Question: Why are the dashboard lights not turning on and the vehicle does not start?

By Juan Martinez on 6/17/2014 - Last updated: 6/17/2014

Your Answer: Check the battery and cable connections.

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The Question: Vehicle shudders at low rpm, check engine light flashing

By AutoMD Member on 6/5/2014 - Last updated: 6/17/2014

Your Answer: Check engine light flashing is a severe misfire. Need to check for trouble ...

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The Question: How to fix shudder on acceleration?

By flybyya23 on 6/17/2014 - Last updated: 6/17/2014

Your Answer: Shudder on acceleration sounds like a transmission problem instead of ...

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The Question: What should the degrees be set at on harmonic balancer pulley

By Dennis on 6/6/2014 - Last updated: 6/8/2014

Your Answer: The harmonic balancer is not adjustable...

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The Question: Why do I hear a clicking sound when turning the steering wheel left or right....My airbag light stays on all the time.

By AutoMD Member on 5/6/2014 - Last updated: 5/7/2014

Your Answer: Where is the sound coming from? Is the car moving? If the horn is not ...

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The Question: how do i compress the rear brake caliper?

By AutoMD Member on 1/24/2014 - Last updated: 1/24/2014

Your Answer: turn the piston clockwise with the tool and align the notch with the ...

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The Question: My sons Taurus quit running and will not start

By John on 1/10/2014 - Last updated: 1/10/2014

Your Answer: Checking for spark and fuel are the first steps. Need to determine which ...

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The Question: truck overheating after deep freeze

By AutoMD Member on 1/7/2014 - Last updated: 1/7/2014

Your Answer: Pouring coolant out where? Your description of the problem suggests a ...

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The Question: how do I re move yoke from drive shaft the cups have become damaged.

By AutoMD Member on 1/7/2014 - Last updated: 1/7/2014

Your Answer: Replacing u-joints are not that difficult (press fit). Remove the retaining ...

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The Question: why did my truck run hot?

By AutoMD Member on 1/7/2014 - Last updated: 1/7/2014

Your Answer: The most common cause of overheating is coolant loss. Check the coolant ...

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The Question: My vehicle is getting gas & fire but it won't start. Can't find the problem. Please help!

By SM Mock on 12/27/2013 - Last updated: 12/27/2013

Your Answer: How did you confirm fuel and spark? Are the injectors pulsing? Have you ...

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The Question: Location of the bank 1 O2 sensor

By airmkm on 11/27/2013 - Last updated: 11/27/2013

Your Answer: Sensor 1 is before the catalytic converter and sensor 2 is after.

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The Question: car act funny after doing complete tune up

By hurricanej108 on 8/22/2013 - Last updated: 8/27/2013

Your Answer: Recheck the parts you installed. Maybe you cracked a spark plug during the ...

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The Question: I hear a weird noise when I accelerate going up hill or trying to pass.

By eric on 8/26/2013 - Last updated: 8/27/2013

Your Answer: Check the EGR operation

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The Question: Engine overheating when i stop

By sharon on 8/15/2013 - Last updated: 8/17/2013

Your Answer: Check the coolant level, and fan operation.

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The Question: Coolant randomly leaking

By david on 8/15/2013 - Last updated: 8/15/2013

Your Answer: Most shops can easily pressure test the cooling system, and some of them ...

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The Question: Engine check light is on

By JTRollin on 8/15/2013 - Last updated: 8/15/2013

Your Answer: The computer as detected a malfunction in one or more of the systems that it ...

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