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It acts like it wants to start but it doesn't
How much cost and trouble
Brake peddle goes Almost all the wayto the floor. Brake fluid is full.
i went to a salvage yard and pulled a radiator from the same make and model car or so i thought because when i want to install the replacement to my utter disbelief and confusion it seams that the replacement radiator did not have inlet or outlet ports for the transmission cooling lines
therefor my query is this dose a manual 1999 mercury cougar not have the same means of cooling trans fluid or am i just the proud owner of the only radiator for newer model vehicles on the planet with this (lets call it unique option.)
I was driven my car to work amd then all at onces it started smoken white under the hood and died then i came back for it after i got off wrk and it crunk up but i only got about 3 miles down the road and it did it again and wouldnt start again what could be causen this problem
my check engine lite comes on intermittenly, codes show possible plugged EGR
the trainmission is receiving the command but it's allowing the gear to shift Whining noise also
It this most likely a broken cable?
Working prior to going in a store for 30 min . No air flow on heat or ac.
Cut the right side cat off and welded a 45 degree exhaust pipe in and now it runs worse , I had two codes for o2 sensors bank 1 , replaced the down stream , up steam was replaced about 3 years ago so didn't do that one , there's a lot of pinging when I first take off but once it hits 3500 rpm it takes off and runs great, when I had the right side exhaust open I started the car the see and here how it sounded , it had Good throdle response just loud , but once the pipe was on it changed
turn signal comes on when activated but only flashes intermittenly, stops completely at times
All wiring cked no prob. Just can not get turn signals or hazard lights to work
I have transmission oil in the antifreeze tank and it doesn't run good
A.c. compressor turns every 3-5 seconds but not continuously. Do you think it should have be recharged before adding the Freon?
Any suggestions on where to start looking would be appreciated.
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