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The Question: Transmission doesn't kick down when passing or gas pedal is mashed

By Sirshopolot on 1/15/2016 - Last updated: 1/15/2016

Your Answer: The kick down cable is not attached to the throttle linkage or it is out of ...

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The Question: cold weather starting problem

By loki62854 on 1/14/2016 - Last updated: 1/15/2016

Your Answer: This can be caused by many things. The strangest iv'e seen is water in the ...

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The Question: Harmonic sound when turning slowing (like into a parking space)

By debi on 11/1/2014 - Last updated: 1/15/2016

Your Answer: If it only happens when the steering wheel is moving then it is most likely ...

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The Question: air blows from the oil fill opening when the car is running..what could be wrong

By gvwake on 1/12/2016 - Last updated: 1/15/2016

Your Answer: there should be a rubber seal around the fill cap. if it is missing air ...

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The Question: Engine hesitates when I'm driving 20 and want to speed up

By Jrgarcia7 on 1/15/2016 - Last updated: 1/30/2016

Your Answer: When a coil goes bad the unburned fuel is allowed into the exhaust where it ...

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The Question: Just replaced my clutch master cylinder and don't know how to bleed it. currently the pedal just goes to the floor

By cruce_travis on 12/21/2012 - Last updated: 12/21/2012

Your Answer: The master cylinder should have been bench-bled before installing. Skipping ...

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The Question: Engine noise when the engine is cold and disapears when it is at normal operating temperature.

By kickstartmusic88 on 12/20/2012 - Last updated: 12/20/2012

Your Answer: The timing belt is most likely stretched out causing a back-lash between the ...

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The Question: i am replacing a starter in my 2000 Toyota 4 runner, on the two electrical cables one has a hard gray plastic cover.

By keohi on 12/18/2012 - Last updated: 12/18/2012

Your Answer: First, disconnect the battery to make sure you don't arc a wire and cause a ...

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The Question: ideals rough when warm

By dvdcam56 on 12/18/2012 - Last updated: 12/18/2012

Your Answer: May need a valve adjustment, but a compression check should be done first to ...

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The Question: HVAC trouble (no category listed for this)

By rosstg04 on 12/18/2012 - Last updated: 12/18/2012

Your Answer: The temp control knob is held in place with a nut, and if allowed to become ...

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The Question: I was driving down the highway and my cars engine started to lose power, but it did not completly sputter out.

By ryan_kevin_williams on 12/14/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: Your car may be under recall for a defective computer. Call your closest ...

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The Question: my 98 camry shifts at high rpm and and have to get off the gas for it to shift to the next gear what could this be

By kuna89 on 12/10/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: Low transmission fluid. These transmissions are not very tolerant of poor ...

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The Question: why does the brake light go off and on

By rbaker81 on 12/11/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: Sometimes the fluid level is right in between good and not good due to fluid ...

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The Question: Why does my car occasionally stall when I’m at a light and sometimes will not start when the engine is hot.

By dorian832 on 12/12/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: The air flow meter is in-line between the air filter box and throttle body. ...

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The Question: What's happening after replacing ignition coils and spark plugs?

By namanimano on 12/12/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: The intake manifold needs to be removed for the coils to be replaced and it ...

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The Question: i have a 1994 toyota camry and it keeps stalling and shutting of when im driving. I think its the ignition coil.

By porkchopvol on 12/12/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: If it runs fine when you are giving it gas and your foot is applying some ...

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The Question: What causes engine to run a little rough when you first start up the car?

By bobby perkins on 12/14/2012 - Last updated: 12/14/2012

Your Answer: We see this a lot with blown head gaskets and/or cracked cylinder heads. ...

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The Question: What causes intermittent missfire and sluggish driveability after going into closed loop mode?

By patrickprater on 12/11/2012 - Last updated: 12/13/2012

Your Answer: If you replaced the CM with a used unit and not new one that could be the ...

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The Question: can you just add stop leak to radiator to fix the heater core?

By huntercox3941 on 12/13/2012 - Last updated: 12/13/2012

Your Answer: Both good answers but have a shop check for electrolysis. It can be checked ...

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The Question: what causes water/antifreeze to leak into the engine oil?

By btrainer3 on 12/12/2012 - Last updated: 12/13/2012

Your Answer: The timing chain guides on these engines are made of plastic and once ...

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