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Power steering all of a sudden went, now its very hard to turn wheel. At the same time, indicator lights for parking brake, abs, and battery came on. Now the car is making a clicking noise when trying to start. Battery? Electrical?? Help!
smells rubbery burn smell.......
...on straight ground there is a raving high when i step on accelerator
I have oil floating on top of the coolant in the radiator. Car runs pegged in the red, now is leaking water/coolant. Is this a sign of a blown head gasket? The car has complete new complete new cooling system (water pump, hoses, radiator, timing belt, etc.even had both heads replaced which worked for a couple months) And with almost 200,000 miles is it worth replacing? I can't do the job myself yet researching the prices on the internet looks like it could be close to $2K, is there any reasonably priced and honest shops around Phoenix?
repair shop worked on rock and pinion after that the air bag light does not go of and the horn is dead.
Tension pulley and tension bracket needs replacement and was told motor bearing might have to be replaced as well, which would be so expensive I should not get fixed. Said very labor intensive. my question is, How much to fix the bearing if this is the cause?
I have replaced the radiator,hoses,cap,thermostat,pressure tested the system and it was within spec.,leak-down test the cylinders,compression tested,tested block for hydrocarbons and all was fine so what else can it be?
have already checked for fuel firing and timing
Just happened over nite only time happened I was able to finally get car jumped but don't know what is wrong and will surely have to jump car again as lights are still on - no key in 5 spreed manual
CAR TURNS ON THEN SHUTS OFF OK N SO MY BOYFRIEND REMOVES SENSOR AND CAR STAYS ON BUT RUNS RUFF... MY BOYFRIEND SAYS OIL IS FINE HE CHECK IT.. HE CHENGE SUMTHING THAT STOPS THE CAR FROM LEAKING GAS INTO SUMTHING ELSE LOL DONT KNOW IT WAS WAISTING GAS. HE CHANGE OIL PUT FULIDS THAT IT NEEDED IDK WAS WRONG OF IT AS I DONT KNOW ABOUT CARZ
what does it mean
the check eng. light keeps comin on
It doesn't happen when I start driving. It takes a while before it happens.
Front brakes grab (sometimes) when backing out of a parking place. Moving forward usually, but not always, releases the grab.
Once going slowly, probably in 1st gear, turning 90 degrees to the right, the grab was so tight the clutch was being damaged.
if the key is on so is the check engine light it flashes all the time.some times it has codes and some times it dose not. code reader said inc-evap and ready fuel, misfire ,comp,catlyst,02snsr,02htr. y can i not get the engine light to go out at all?