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What is best pipe for automobile AC?

What is the best pipe for automobile AC Coper Aluminum Flexible hose I'm planning to install new AC for my Landrover, appreciate your advice Thank you
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A/C Compressor Clutch Not Engaging

I have a 2007 Honda Civic Si. During the summer, the AC started acting up. It would work well for a couple minutes and then stop working. I remember checking to see if the compressor was running and ...
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Anti-static drag strips benefits of earthing?

I know this sounds like a stupid question but could an anti-static dragging strip have any benefits to a car attached to certain parts of a car in terms of galvanic corrosion or any other form of ...
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What is the name of this?

My car is hard to shift gears and found out this was the reason. Any idea what’s the name of this part?
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Check engine light, p0420 error and o2 sensor voltages

Good Evening, Some time ago I bought a used KIA ceed 2009. I've checked it with a mechanic who found it clean. The car was stationary for a long time and with little gasoline in the tank. I changed ...
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Pioneer C9P5 froze after camera settings

I tried rear camera settings (with google translate) this on my Mazda Premacy 2010 - Pioneer C9P5. But accidentally I changed the camera to Rear + Side. Now my system's display has disappeared. It ...
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Its -38 and car wont start

So I ran out of gas in -40°c we filled the tank and put in fuel line antifreeze, tried starting the car and it cranks but wont turn over so we had no choice but to leave it for 2 days due to the cold....
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Windshield replacement damaged molding?

I just recently had a windshield replaced by safelite. I noticed when I got the car back, both the driver side and passenger side plastic molding at the bottom of the windshield is separated about a ...
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brand new battery brand new alternator car will not start even with a jump

2001 Toyota Sienna. Had a blowout on the driver side which messed up the wires. Tape them up and lost hazards. Recently car died while driving took it to the mechanic and got a brand new alternator ...
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My Honda CR-V car radio won’t accept the reset codes

I got my reset code and when I enter it on the radio, nothing happens, it’s like I’m not even pushing the buttons. But when I hit the 1 and 6, it works fine to get the serial #.
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car won't lock, head lights flicker, 2011 chevy cruze

I have a 2011 chevy cruze, and a couple of times now when I've parked the car, the lights start flickering and then the automatic locks won't lock. but it worked ok so I didn't think anything of it.......
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EXHAUST MANIFOLDS

I would like to clean up my rusty cast iron exhaust manifolds. What is the best coating to use after they have been throughly cleaned, ceramic coating, powder coating, or heat resistence paint to ...
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Protect/seal paintless front bumper?

I have a 2007 impreza wagon that I bought used last year. The paint on the front bumper has been steadily peeling away (tried to stop the growth but it looks like a crap paint job was done before it ...
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Wrench light comes on but trips no codes. When this happens my reverse lights come on and stay on even in drive

2007 Ford Freestyle AWD Limited: My wrench light comes on after car is warm but does not throw any codes. Turn the car off and on wrench light goes away. Put it in any gear after restarting and ...
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Trouble starting my car

In the morning my Vw Jetta doesn’t start. Later in the afternoon it starts and works perfectly fine. What could be the problem?
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Ford Fusion 2014 unused connector under rear seat

I have Ford Fusion 2014 2.5 and I would like to put a subwoofer+amp in the trunk. Under rear seat, right side, close to the trunk, there is unused connector with 5 wires. Could someone please help me? ...
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Automatic tranny, reverse died during cold snap

The vehicle is a 2005 Chevy Classic 2.2L four cylinder. It starts and runs, or ran and drove, fine down to -15-20° F up until recently. With a few days of -30 and -40 temps, the car, even after 30-45 ...
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How would a car move if it has two different tire sizes

Suppose a rear wheel car which has front to tires and left tire on the rear are same diameter and the right rear tire is slightly larger. 3 questions How would the car move if it is driven? Does the ...
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Car starts in park and drive only and stuck in 4lo

I have a 2000 GMC Jimmy SLE with 4wheel auto 2hi 4hi and 4lo options on dash. It will start in park and drive but not neutral. Would not shift into 4 wheel at all and I found out a vaccum hose was not ...
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1998 honda civic lx automatic transmission

I am having issues with transmission. It was working fine and this happened with No kinda of a warning. I left my job and drove about 1/4 mile and stopped at a stop sign, when I pulled away it shifted ...
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Transmission clunk & car shake (stationary, on cold start, switching into gear)?

Vehicle 2004 1st gen Xterra, automatic transmission. My transmission is making an audible 'thud' or 'clunk' and making the whole car shake when switching from P to R, from R to D and back, etc (...
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Brake imbalance

I had my car fixed after a collision to the front drivers side, onto the wheel. Car was fixed under insurance and has been taken for an MOT and failed on front brake imbalance across an axle. Front ...
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2006 Kia Rio squiling only when cold and I turn my car left or right

Ok when I start my 2006 Kia Rio 1.6l and I go to turn out of drive way it squels only when it's cold but when it warms up it goes away but it doesn't make the noise when it is not moving "only does it ...
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Chrome Bumper pulled up in 2 spots where tow hook was used to pull it backwards by tow driver

Last year I was stuck in a driveway in snow and Ice and the guy with the truck just hooked their hook and chain to my chrome bumper where its raised enough the back door hardly clears it..I have to ...
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Oil Consumption Acura TL

General question. As far as oil consumption rate, will an engine filled with the proper amount of oil burn oil more rapidly, or will an engine that is low on oil oil more rapidly? or will it make no ...
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How can I extend my throttle cable by ~1"

The bracket that my right mirror screwed into broke off right near where it was welded to the handlebar, and I couldn't fix it so I just put a new mirror mount bracket to the right of it and moved my ...
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any obd dongle with the ability to stream live data ie CO2, HC and NOX?

any obd dongle with the ability to stream live data ie CO2, HC and NOX ?
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Auto-Start Stop Question On 2017 Ford Escape

I have been having tranny issues on my 2017 Ford Escape. Got the transmission replaced got the vehicle back today and now the auto-start stop light is on the dash but it has a white line through it ...
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Question on Electric Vehicle speed control

I have a very limited knowledge on Automobiles. Now, Imagine a ICE car on a straight road at constant speed. Suppose the engine rpm is 1000. Suddenly the car has to climb a steep hill. Now the driver ...
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What is most fuel efficient at 130km/h? [duplicate]

Suppose a very hot summer day, driving on a long straight highway at 130 km/h. What is most fuel efficient solution : Driving with AC on and closed windows? Driving with AC off and four full opened ...
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I have !i?) On my dashboard and am being told it's gearbox oil which am not sure of. I need your help please

I have on my Honda fit but I don't know what to do. Need your help please
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Ford fiesta 2016 TDCI wheel change from 6x15“ ET 47.5 to 7x15” ET30, safe or not?

The tires will remain 195/50/15. Online calculators show that clearance is going to be fine. The wheel won't hit the fenders or the arch. What troubles me though is the 17mm positive scrub radius. ...
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Clio 2 mk1 1.2 whistling sound

The car is Renault Clio 2 mk1 1.2 gasoline, year 2000, 8V D7F engine with 140000 km / 90000 miles. When I cold start the car in the morning that whistling sound appears. After a while it ...
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2002 Honda Civic over heating

so lately I’ve been struggling with my car over heating. It has been an on going fight for a year already. At first I changed my thermostat, that seemed to help for a while then it began over heating ...
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Car is loosing power

When driving for a bit at 70 mph. Headlights, dash lights, and radio start to cut in and out. Alternator has been replaced. When idle I've tested the battery and alternator stationary, everything ...
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Why doesn't polarity matter for fuel injectors?

Why doesn't polarity matter for fuel injectors? If they are essentially a solenoid, then it seems it would matter; swapping polarity would change the direction the electromagnet pulls or pushes.
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Dropped sparkplug from a small height, is it still fine?

I've replaced the coil pack and fitted new spark plugs. However, the salesman, while handing me the plugs, accidentally dropped two of them on his table. I remember them dropping from about 2 inches ...
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How to un jam air conditioner vents

Some how the air conditioner vents on the passanger side of the car became jammed and cannot move left to right and hence are locked in a near closed position. How can these be un jammed without ...
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El wire inverter repair

How to repair el wire 12 v DC inverter....? While it's working, I heard a humming like noise. Now, it's not working and no such noise is heard. How to fix??
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No clutch fluid flows out through the slave cylinder bleed valve and no resistance in clutch

I have a CORONA 1986 Sedan (Model L-KT147V-TXKDS). The issue is when I tried to take the car out for a drive the clutch gave in. Meaning the clutch just went to the floor without any resistance. ...
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Car window locking pins frozen, cannot pull the pin up

Did it ever happen to anyone in cold weather? I literally could not pull up the pins with my fingers to open the door until inside the car heats up. What can I do if it happens again?
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Wiring and module diagrams for 2015 Ford Fusion

So I have had an issue with my car since I bought it where the remote does not unlock or lock the car. This is the original remote that came with the car as it does start and I am able to drive it ...
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Key fob programming

I have a 2013 Dodge Ram 1500. Since the day I bought it, both of my key fobs only unlock the passenger doors. I've had to use my key to manually unlock driver's door. How can I program the fobs to ...
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2011 HHR 2.2 Starter stays engaged. Will it catch fire?

2011 HHR 2.2 have replaced battery, alternator. The motor now starts but starter will not disengage.
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Infiniti G37 Changes Settings on Power Off

2009 Infiniti G37 sedan. I'm losing audio and display settings every time I power off the car for more than a minute or two. I checked all the fuses (in the cabin and in the two under-hood fuse ...
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Does a cracked paint blister corrode faster than if grinded?

Recently a paint blister cracked open on the roof of my car. It has rust under it, so my guess is it was one of those lazy ass "repairs", where body filler was added over rust just so it could be ...
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New radio does not switch on

I have a 2009 Multispace diesel 1.6. The original radio was replaced some years ago with a Sony Stereo which suddenly stopped working. I used a multimeter to confirm that 12.5 volts was being ...
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Pontiac G6 brake question

I was asked to work on the brakes on an '06 Pontiac G6, right rear brake pad had gone metal to metal. I bought rotors and pads for both sides, driver side was good, fairly even wear, lots of pad left, ...
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Starter spinning but NOT engaging

Is the starter solenoid on a fused line and if so where is the fuse located?
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Why does a relay not short the battery?

I am planning on hooking up a 4-pin relay to supply power to ignition coils on a motorcycle. The on/off switch on the diagram below is the ignition switch operated by the key. Ignore the fact that ...

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