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Verified for the Ford Ranger
If oil is leaking from the gaskets and seals, the engine needs to be resealed.
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Verified for the Oldsmobile Cutlass
The instrument panel light dimmer module may fail causing the dash back lighting to stop working.
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Verified for the BMW M5
There are reports of the rear sway bar brackets cracking while driving aggressively.
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Verified for the Jeep Grand Cherokee
Mopar has a lubricant that can help with squeaking sway bar bushings.
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Verified for the Jeep Grand Cherokee
Sway bar bushings made from a different material were released to solve a squeaking problem (usually when driving over bumpy roads).
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Verified for the Mazda 929
A knocking sound heard from the front or rear suspension while driving over rough roads may be caused by the sway bar linkages. The linkages should be inspected for tightness and condition; there are redesigned linkages if replacement is necessary.
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Verified for the Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG
Due to uneven camshaft and rocker arm wear, lifters and rocker arms can be noisy, sounding like tapping coming from under the hood. The cam and all the rocker arms should be replaced.
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Verified for the Nissan Maxima
The variable camshaft gears fail, which may require replacement.
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Verified for the Nissan Maxima
The variable camshaft gears fail, which may require replacement.
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Verified for the Land Rover Freelander
Broken doors inside the intake manifold, that vary the length of the manifold, can cause an abnormal engine noise.
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Verified for the Acura TL
The exhaust manifold commonly fails on the 5 cylinder engine and may develop an exhaust leak that is especially noticeable when the car is cold.
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Verified for the Honda Odyssey
The engine block can crack behind the exhaust manifold and cause an oil leak. Depending upon the severity of the crack it can be sealed to stop the leak.
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Verified for the Honda Accord

The engine block can crack behind the exhaust manifold and cause an oil leak. Depending upon the severity of the crack it can be sealed to stop the leak.

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Verified for the Dodge Dakota
The outer exhaust manifold studs can break and cause exhaust leaks. The outer studs, clamps, and nuts will need to be replaced and are now being tightened to a reduced torque value (20 Nm/180 in lbs).
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Verified for the Jeep Cherokee
The outer exhaust manifold studs can break and cause exhaust leaks. The outer studs, clamps, and nuts will need to be replaced and are now being tightened to a reduced torque value (20 Nm/180 in lbs
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Verified for the Dodge Ram 1500
If the door locks intermittently lock and unlock without pressing the door lock switch, the door lock cylinder switches may need replacement. This may occur more often when driving in damp conditions like the rain or through a car wash.
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Verified for the Volvo S70
Evap Purge Valve/Canister Shut-Off Valve
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Verified for the Mazda MPV
Some MPV's may experience Check Engine light illumination with specific trouble codes stored in memory. If the two codes are stored, there are updated parts for the evaporative emissions (EVAP) system, and updated software for the Powertrain Control Module (PCM).
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Verified for the Toyota Celica
This car has occasional problems with the system that controls polluting emissions from evaporated gasoline.
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Verified for the Honda Odyssey
The evaporative emission control solenoid can fail in areas of the country where salt is used on the roads during winter.
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Verified for the Honda Accord
The evaporative emission control solenoid (in the EVAP system) can fail in areas of the country where salt is used on the roads during winter.
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Verified for the Volvo V70
Evap Purge Valve/Canister Shut-Off Valve/Tank Pressure Sensor
*make sure to always properly secure the fuel filler cap after fill-up!
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Verified for the Honda Civic
The evaporative emission control solenoid can fail in areas of the country where salt is used on the roads during winter. The solenoid needs to be replaced to correct this issue.
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Verified for the Nissan Maxima
If the drain tube for the AC evaporator housing becomes clogged, water can accumulate inside the case and drip onto the electronic control module (ECM). This damages the ECM causing drivability problems and possibly the engine will not start.
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Verified for the Honda Civic del Sol
The evaporators and condensers can leak. Replacement of the leaking item is needed.
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Verified for the Honda Civic Si
Evaporators can collect mold and give off a foul smell. Disinfecting the evaporator or replacing it will address this issue.
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Verified for the Honda Odyssey
Evaporators can collect mold and give a foul smell. The evaporator will have to be disinfected or replaced to repair this issue.
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Verified for the Honda Civic del Sol
Evaporators can grow mold and give off a foul odor. Replacing the evaporator is recommended, but the evaporator can be removed and washed in bleach to kill the mold.
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Verified for the Honda Accord
A foul smell from the AC system can indicate mold growth on the AC evaporator.
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Verified for the Geo Prizm

Some of the fuel/temperature gauges fail and read maximum at all times. Our technicians tell us that there is a gauge cluster replacement that includes the little voltage regulator as well.

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