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Bunny
Hi my car Nissan qashqai is máking beep sound And Kind of alarm in the engine And wont start ca you advice me what is the problem
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EPC Warning Light EPC warning light came on dash on 1/5/18 and 1/8/18 car was driven a 3 mile round trip each time. Car recently had an emergency ignition installed on 10/17/17 at a dealership Synthetic Oil change and Smog Check on 11/29/17 Car driven to Los ...
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Travis
I recently brought my 2018 civic sport into Honda because I noticed that the engine never warms up to operating temperature. In fact, it barely warms up at all at idle. When I drive it, it warms up fine, but then when I stop for ...
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Ilaria17
Caddillac cts 2003. I just replaced the ecm and brake light switch. 118k miles. It will mot shift out of park. Abs,brake,and t/c lights are on. I\’m a little desperate for help and advice. F1 F6 DIAGNOSE shows codes P0856 P0318 U1000 U1040
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My timing chain broke in my 2001 Saturn 2.2l engine,,I was told I should inspect the head and valves for damage,,My question is if I remove the coolant will it affect other parts not having coolant in it?It gets cold here at nights and I cant ...
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please help I have 2006 one owner VW gti 2.0 I’m throwing four codes p0171 system took lean this codes is first and last on my code list p0456 evaporative emissions  system leak detected (very small leak) p0507 idle air control ...
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wezeeanis
Dear askmastermechanic ,i have chinese car ,one day i tried to start it ,it start but it turned off quicly ,i taked to Repair Shop ,they changed every thing ,the battery and spark plug ,but it wont start, they said the ...
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battery light on. Replaced alternator and battery. Checked with voltmeter says 11.2 with blower on and off. Temps in single digits is it charging or need to replace alternator?
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03 cts module. Ecm was replaced and the car wouldn’t shift out of park. So I replaced the ecm that was under warranty. But I’m getting the same problems with new ecm. Abs/brake/traction lights all onThis is the code I getP0856 How can ...
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EPC Warning Light EPC warning light came on dash on 1/5/18 and 1/8/18 car was driven a 3 mile round trip each time. Car recently had an emergency ignition installed on 10/17/17 at a dealership Synthetic Oil change and Smog Check on 11/29/17 Car driven to Los ...
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So this is what’s happening:  1.  Belt (not sure which) has been whining when first start driving and at random times while driving.  The belts were all replaced less than 3 years ago. 2. When trying to turn at slow speeds, especially when engine isn’t fully warmed up, the ...
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Camoman1
ford expedition 2007 was running fine.  stopped for about 20 min and went to leave and it felt like battery was dead.  it struggled to turn over and ran bad bad.  I ran it home about 6 miles no power.  once I killed it, it never ...
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My timing chain broke in my 2001 Saturn 2.2l engine,,I was told I should inspect the head and valves for damage,,My question is if I remove the coolant will it affect other parts not having coolant in it?It gets cold here at nights and I cant ...
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wezeeanis
Dear askmastermechanic ,i have chinese car ,one day i tried to start it ,it start but it turned off quicly ,i taked to Repair Shop ,they changed every thing ,the battery and spark plug ,but it wont start, they said the ...
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03 cts module. Ecm was replaced and the car wouldn’t shift out of park. So I replaced the ecm that was under warranty. But I’m getting the same problems with new ecm. Abs/brake/traction lights all onThis is the code I getP0856 How can ...
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My car is fogging up really bad so much that i have to wipe the windshield to be able to see. Bought a used 2007 BEETLE Volkswagen
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Hello I have a toyota corolla 2004 with the engine light flashing. I took the car to the dealership to read the fault codes. It says P0420 catalytic efficency low. they deleted the fault codes and I run around 50 km and the light is on again do you ...
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wezeeanis
Dear askmastermechanic ,i have chinese car ,one day i tried to start it ,it start but it turned off quicly ,i taked to Repair Shop ,they changed every thing ,the battery and spark plug ,but it wont start, they said the ...
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How to troubleshoot car problems in 5 steps.   Troubleshoot car problems is not always that simple, but everything gets much easier if you do it in the right order. Did your mechanic workshop replace the wrong parts several times? That’s because they didn’t do a ...

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