Questions tagged [cylinder]

Related to the area of the engine block where the piston travels.

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2008 GMC Yukon 5.3L engine vibration at low speeds with cylinder deactivation

I have a 2008 gmc yukon 5.3L that has developed an engine vibration at low speeds with cylinder deactivation like when coming to a stop. Does not vibrate while normal low speed cruising but when ...
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Does a 2-stroke engine needs "break-in" after replacing cylinder and piston?

I just replaced cylinder and piston (with new gasket, rings, etc) in a 2-stroke 52cc string trimmer engine. It started at the first pull and sounds great, I let it run for 5 minutes, adjusted the carb ...
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Rear brake cylinder's piston "really" stuck: how to remove it?

The rear brakes in my hobby car are drums type. One of its brake cylinders have one of the pistons "really" stuck: it won't move by hydraulic force by pressing the brakes pedal; it won't move by ...
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Brakes go to floor after bleeding

I've got a 97 Honda Civic, no ABS, front disks, and rear drums. A few days ago I had to slam on my brakes and I locked up the tires, and after that my brake pedal went to the floor. I got home, and ...
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Mini Cooper S JCW R56 (2012) Misfire

My mini is having an issue with engine msifiring and rpm does not go more than 5 as it starts to tumble. Recently I had a cracked cylinder and changed the whole engine with a less used engine and ...
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Yamaha FZS 600 Faser - Losing a cylinder when hot

I recently bought a 1999 Yamaha FZS 600 Fazer. It was absolutely fine on the test ride. Did a couple of other short rides (about 20 mins), also fine. Then today after about 15 mins I lose a cylinder. ...
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My 2009 Chevy Traverse has a cylinder shot and Timing belt is there a time stamp or on board history on when it went out

Is there a time stamp or history on when a cylinder or timing Chain went out
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Cyclinder 2 misfire error code - 11 Dodge Journey 3.6L V6

2011 Dodge Journey Mainstreet 2wd 3.6L V6 100k miles Check Engine Light on, first read Low Voltage replaced Battery Check Engine Light came back on, 2nd read Cylinder 2 misfire, & Thermostat ...
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Fiat Uno 1.0 cylinder head valves

I would like to know how to remove the valves from the cylinder head.
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troubleshooting Cylinder 2 misfire on Toyota MR2 Spyder

I am dealing with Cylinder Misfire p0300/P0302/P0304 codes on my Toyota MR2 Spyder and trying to get to the bottom of the issue. Here is what I have tried so far: Changed all 4 Spark plugs Changed ...
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2007 Chrysler Aspen 4.7. brake light on

I had to change my brake booster and master. When I got it all back together my brake light stays on. I pull the brake pedal up to the switch for light then it will go off but sometimes not. What ...
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2017 Hyundai Elantra 2.0L #2 cylinder misfire

I borrowed my dads OBD2 tool (BlueDriver) did a scan, the codes returned were for that specific cylinder misfiring. Purchased an ignition coil (as that has been the issue on previous 4 cars with that ...
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Purpose and correct name of plastic inserts in 2-stroke cylinder

I recently replaced the cylinder and piston on a broken chainsaw 2-stroke engine and I found 2 plastic inserts inside the cylinder. I'm wondering what purpose these serve, and what the correct name ...
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I have a 2012 Chevrolet Camaro 2lt with a lot of problems

I have a 2012 Chevrolet Camaro RS and I'm getting a cylinder 6 misfire. I swapped the spark plugs because they were burnt, but I'm still getting a cylinder 6 misfire. I even checked the coil packs. ...
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2005 Subaru Legacy Cylinder 3 misfire

My Wife's Subaru's check engine light recently came on, when we went to auto zone to check the code it came back as a cylinder 3 misfire, we went to our mechanic and he changed the sparkplugs, but ...
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