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My Suzuki Vitara, 4-cylinder , 2.0 when the engine is running for a while in low revolutions suddenly stops and does not start up after about 15 minutes. At the time of the problem when I try to start the engine pulls escape explosions . If for a moment I can start it does so much failure that increases as you accelerate . After a while I started off normally. Someone who has an experience like this?
Had radiator,Ac belt,& valve cover gasket changed in shop. After that car dies out while driving and starts after a few minutes. Had it checked and no one can figure it out. Please help!!
had battery, starter and alternator checked at a parts house they said starter and alternator fine battery alittle low so we replace battery started car this morning for work let it warm up got in it to leave battery light back on wants to stall like before when i broke down a couple days ago it stalled and couldn't get started for about 15 minutes then it started as long as i kept foot on gas it keep running
How can I repair the vacuum pump, hard brake pedal. Or a pump off another vehicle?
Checked battery the day before to see voltage for alternator. Everything checked out OK. Next morning went to start car and inserted key, heard audible dinging and normal lights inside but when I turned the key I heard a pop noise and everything went dead. No manual head lights, no interior lights, no dash lights, nothing. Complete power failure. Which fuse would this be and / or what should I check. Can I reset the computer by removing the ground to the battery?? Please help if you know what this might be.
can i do this at home in my driveway or do i have to take it to the shop
whil tying to replace the light bulb I think some pieces broke from the old light bulb. Now the new bulb will not fit or light up. What can i do?
had to remove the battery for an hour. had to replace the homonic balance pulley.
Car runs fine 25mph and above - getting 23 to 25 mpg. When I get into stop & go traffic 20mph or below for about 15 to 20 minutes the engine starts to run on 2 cylinders and then dies. Let it sit for 20 minutes and it starts right up and runs fine until I hit traffic again. Has been doing this for about one year. No check engine light comes on. Computer check shows nothing wrong it was suggested that the idle speed sensor was the problem another mechanic said it was the spark controller in the engine. the engine is a 4cyl. 1.6L. I'm an old time ASE certified Master Auto Technician who has not worked on a car since 1995. If this was an old point and cond type I would say it had a bad coil that was heating up and breaking down but this engine has individual coils to each spark plug and I can run all day long with no problem until traffic. Any Ideas? I think your page is FANTASTIC.
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