An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal due to hardening of the rubber seal. There is a revised seal and sleeve available to correct this concern. Our technicians tell us that changing the oil every 3000 miles may help prolong seal life.
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A condition may develop where the accelerator pedal sticks and is not smooth. This can be caused by carbon build up on the throttle shaft or throttle body cleaner was used which removed the special coating on the throttle shaft. Our technicians tell us that if this is the case the throttle body should be replaced.
Brake fluid can become dirty and may cause problems in the brake system; it should be flushed every 60,000 miles.
Front brake rotors can wear causing a pulsation felt in the brake pedal. Our technicians tell us this condition is best corrected by replacement of the front rotors and brake pads.
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The spark plugs should be replaced every 30,000 miles and the spark plug wires checked for hot spots and cracks.
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THE FRONT SAFETY BELT BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTONS CAN BREAK. THESE RED PLASTIC RELEASE BUTTONS ARE MARKED "PRESS." IF A BUTTON BREAKS, PIECES CAN FALL INTO THE BUCKLE ASSEMBLY CAUSING THE BUCKLE TO OPERATE IMPROPERLY.
1990 Geo Tracker Questions and Answers
i replaced my lower hose to my jeep it was tore but after replacing the hse and making sure not to touch anything else ....the car wont start unless i push jump it...please tell i didnt mess my geo...
Why does my 1990 Tracker (4 cylinder) only accelerate to 15 mph upon startup and resume normal functions after driving it 15-20 minutes?
how to gain access into gear box?
any special tools needed