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Opel corsa 1.4t 2016 mixing coolant into oil

My opel corsa 1.4t with B14net engine is mixing coolant into oil as result oil tank fills above max. I have cylinder head checked and is fine,replaced gasket and oil cooler and temperature is fine. It ...
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What are these wiggly lines on the car paint and wind shield?

I'm looking to identify this occurrence but I'm unsure if this is completely on topic here, since this is not my vehicle, and I'm not exactly looking for repairs. I'd just like to find out what caused ...
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Downstream O2 sensor shows lean but LTFT is negative

I have a 2011 Chevy Traverse with a P2099 CEL that I can't get to go away. I used an OBD scanner to watch the live O2 and fuel trim data. The downstream O2 sensor on bank 2 (side that P2099 refers to) ...
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My Honda Odessey loses power all of sudden while driving

My 2016 Honda Odyssey loses power all of a sudden while driving. Everything loses power. Radio gone, speedometer stuck at 38mph, frozen, same with tachometer. I could not open a door or a window. I ...
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Upgrade Media Centre Screen Skoda Superb 2018

I'm generally pretty happy with my Skoda. However, I recently rented a newer car with a centre-console screen of about the same size but a much higher resolution. This made a surprisingly big ...
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Which range of size fits my wheels with 265/55 R 19 tires?

I am trying to find all terrain tires for my landcruiser with stock aluminum 19 inch wheels. This is what it says on the side: I want all terrain tires again, but can't find anything on the german ...
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Where should an oil sensor go in on a straight 6?

Recently sourced VHX Dakota Digital gauges for an 84 c10 that has a straight 6. Found how the speed sensor should go in, the water temp sensor is attached to the inlet replacing what’s there but I’m ...
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No AC/Ventilation out of nowhere

I have a Peugeot 208 1.2 Puretech 82hp, after sitting parked for a few days, the AC just stopped functioning and gives no air at all through the vents. It's an automatic AC, the display and buttons ...
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Toyota Vitz (Yaris) 1999–2005 broken side marker mystery

Today I found my Toyota Vitz 2001 car like this: The side marker was broken to pieces and I found it on top of the hood. I initially thought that the connector was missing too (see reference image ...
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What is the right battery-powered pump to rinse salt off of a car before parking?

I am looking for the following pump to rinse salt off of a car before parking the car. The effect of the pump would be no more than pouring water on the roof, except that it would spray it to cover a ...
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Starting Issue Question

2009 Silverado with new ignition switch. Put in new switch because I thought that was the problem.When I turn the key the headlights, the radio and entire dash lights up but not a sound from the ...
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Brass SAE battery terminal clamps. What do these numbers, 300-800 mean?

I'm configuring a solar power generation project and I'm using a 12V "leisure" vehicle battery with standard SAE lead post. My current battery post clamps are heating under use, so I've ...
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Car pulls left, rattles very hard, steering wheel not straight when going straight

I recently noticed several problems with my 2019 Diesel Land cruiser J150 (called Prado elsewhere): When I go straight and let go of the steering it goes left fairly hard, have to constantly apply ...
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Accidentally scratched the inner cylinder of brake caliper during rebuild - should I worry?

I decided to rebuild my brake calipers by buying cheap used ones and a complete rebuild kit (all the seals + piston), so I can do it off the car, paint it and just swap it later. The ones I bought ...
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Does a new motorcycle headlight need to have the exact power consumption specs as the old one to avoid overworking the regulator rectifier?

My OEM motorcycle headlight is listed as 12V 60/55W (STANLEY). When swapping to a different style of headlight assembly and globe with lower power requirements, for example 35W instead of 55W does ...
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(Honda Hr-V) Noise coming from behind aircon vents?

I got a new HR-V and notice that there are some noises coming behind the aircon vent. The noise sounded kinda like "Tek Tek" (every couple of seconds, can hear it). The sound is faint, and ...
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Rear ended, metal bumper guard(?) bent

I was rear ended at the beginning of February, twice in the same accident. Doesn’t look like much cosmetic damage but we lifted the trunk today and noticed the metal bar behind the bumper is almost V ...
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Would my cv joint busting in my transmissionstart slipping and acting like its going out .it was doing this a day and half prior to cv

Would my front cv joint busting make my transmission gears start slipping like it was going out?
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Fuel pump on the car not working as the fuel cuts off

I have a Tata Indica 1.4 the car has a new fuel pump inside. When I drive the car cuts electrical power to the pump; then there is 0 volts. After about 20min, the car starts and runs again for about ...
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Excessive pressure in the fuel return system

Mercedes-benz w211 cdi 2.7 Diesel (2002 year), There is excessive pressure in the fuel return system, (in engine, fuel return hose was removed itself by pressure ). Is there valve or something like ...
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Do Modern Cars Keep Event Logs?

On a trip out of town, my Kia Niro EV failed to start a charging session at five different Level 3 (high-speed DC) chargers. The first four were commercial chargers: two different ports on an EA ...
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Replace thermostat or use head gasket sealer first?

1997 Pontiac Sunfire 2.4L I have a cooling system puzzle to solve. My cars temperature gauge isn't showing it is overheating but it is running hot. If I open the hood after trips longer than about 10 ...
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Real World Performance of On-board EV Chargers

Kia's specs say that the on-board charger of the US model of the 2022 Niro EV has a capacity of 7.2 kW. We use a Grizzl-e Smart EVSE set to 40 A, it's fed by a 50A circuit (which derates to 40A). At ...
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When reinstalling a transmission what other components should be replaced?

2009 Kia Sedona (Base) automatic transmission. that has a rebuilt transmission developed a huge fluid leak suddenly. All fluid gone in seconds. I've taken it out and found that The Tpump bushing wasn'...
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Is the clutch in automatic transmission gearboxes unduly used, as with manual transmission, when a car is driven at ultra low speeds?

I have yet to understand how an automatic transmission gearbox works (not CVT—those are trivial). This question is an attempt to figure out a small piece of the puzzle. Properly handled, the clutch in ...
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Why does my Honda Civic 2016 turbo keep failing

3 mechanic said its the turbo. I have now replaced it 4x and only get 6 months at most before the tin can dragging sound comes back when i press gas then i lose power where the car will buck and not ...
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1989 Dodge 250 V8 318 camper van

I have a 1989 Dodge 250 V8 318 camper van that I took the motor out of and put it in a swamp buggy the computer has a diagram on it that says it requires an 8 volt supply to one of the wires but I ...
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DIY Clear Coat Peeling Fix and Paint Mistake

So I decided to take on the tough project of fixing the clear coat peeling on my car (2007 Civic). Mind you this was my first time doing a project like this (painting car panels) so I didn't expect ...
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2016 Honda Civic. when I push on the gas it sounds like tin cans dragging? comes from front passenger side and sound stops when i take foot off gas

Civic makes tin can dragging sound when foot is on gas. Sound goes away when i take foot off gas. All dummy lights are on. Everyone says the turbo but it has been replaced 4x now! all good when ...
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Can I use an opened head gasket?

Note: I am NOT asking about re-using an old head gasket. Super newbie paranoid question here! I am wondering if I can use a brand new head gasket where I opened the packaging about a month ago. The &...
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2006 kia Sedona van was driving home and it cut off and had to get it towed home will crank over but wanted start

After getting home I checked the spark and got good spark but was getting no fuel so we pulled the plug wires off the fuel pump and not getting any power what do I need to do
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Is it hard to line the rear crank on a 2012 Honda pilot

Crankshaft and front camshaft lined up, the rear won’t line up with the belt off and spark plugs out, should I force it or do the rear supposed to move with force
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Help me with lining up my 2012 Honda Pilot crankshaft and camshaft

I actually attempted rotating the crankshaft counter clockwise to line the crank, and cams up, I’m reaching a stopping point both ways, should I remove the belt?
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Infiniti G37 makes sizzling noise after driving in rain

After I parked my car in my garage after driving it in heavy rain, my car started to make a sizzling noise every few seconds. I have never heard this noise before. I was assuming it was the rain but ...
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Why does my Ford Focus 2018 not go past 55mph?

My Ford Focus 2018 recently has been giving me issues. It stalled on me and wouldn’t turn back on and then gave me an engine code P0087 - Fuel Rail/System Pressure - Too Low - I just got a call back ...
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Part compatibility

I need to change the Right hand drive shaft of a 2010 nissan juke, i looked up the part number online and found it, the part that is online is slightly different in looks to the original in the car, ...
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Battery voltage 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500

Hello everyone I recently got a new battery and had alternator checked and was good. When driving in the early morning voltage stays at 14 which it should but when parked for a while and u go to work ...
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modifying scantool.exe so i can read Freeze Frame data

I have rebuilt scantool.exe from source and I want to add freeze frame capture. I haven't been able to find details on what the returned packet looks like. descriptions say it is just like mode 1 but ...
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Determine Chrysler 3L engine model

I am about to acquire an engine from a seller and I am having issues identifying what sort of engine it is exactly because I am getting conflicting information. On the top engine cover it says "...
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Why won't my chainsaw start?

I have a Stihl something-or-other, and it reliably has the same problem: It will start and run beautifully, then eventually it will no longer start, most likely due to too much oil in the mix, as the ...
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piece of porcelain fell into cylinder,

I have a 2003 chevy trailblazer, I was changing the coil packs and plugs and one of the plugs was broken and a piece of porcelain went into the cylinder. I thought that I got it all out,but I did not, ...
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Should I be liable for the cost of replacing calliper's when the garage couldn't find the issue on multiple occasions?

Our family car had the brake pads and discs replaced in December, about a month later they started to make a strange sound when you pressed the brake pedal - not every time, sometimes much more than ...
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what is this device sticked on my car dashboard

I brought an used car , and there is an device sticked on dashboard. What is this device?
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96 Civic EX overheating

so i bought a 96 civic last week and it ran good for the test drive but lo and behold it over heats after a while. i will drive for like 30 mins and i will get an oil pressure light at idle. i give it ...
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Cannot reset oil life meter

2010 Honda Accord crosstour - I'm trying to reset my oil life percentage back to %100, and I know you're suppose to hold down the button til the numbers start flashing, but what if the numbers are ...
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Car is not smooth after a engine tune up

I have a 2010 Indian Alto 800 car (124530 kms). Few months ago car started to accelerate it self when stationary. Then I sprayed a carburetor cleaner through the air intake and i was able to fix the ...
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Whatt kind of make and model is this suv?

rear end of unknown type of make and model of this vehicle in photo
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Crankshaft won’t rotate

2012 Honda Pilot Crankshaft stop rotating after timing belt was replaced. Can I rotate counterclockwise or take the belt back off a force cams to rotate?
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Car sometimes stalls going from idle accelerating after start

Saturn ion 2004, 2.2L automatic Usually it drives perfectly fine, but sometimes after being turned on cold or more usually turned back on after I've been in a shop for maybe 5-30 mins, the car will ...
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Do I need to deactivate driver-side airbag to change the cabin air filter on Peugeot 407?

I have a Peugeot 407. Just below the wheel and above where the pedals are there is a cover with airbag written on it. The cabin air filter is on the right side of the gas pedal based on what I have ...
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