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AC Delco | Should this be worrying me? The battery is just 9 months old

Should this be worrying me? The battery is just 9 months old.
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Does healthy transmission fluid temperature rule out all transmission problems?

I got me a 5.4 Ford v8 1998 Econoline van. Ever since I done slapped a new radator in her, I been gettin awful paranoid about the transmission. You see, this van is heavy duty and the transmission ...
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Car goes silent when I turn the ignition key

I have a 1970 Chevelle. The last few times I have tried to crank the car, I had to jump it off. I charged the battery and this time when I turned the key, the dash lights came on then as I continued ...
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How to insert rear door window glass in Saturn Ion

I've got a 2006 Saturn Ion 2 sedan with a broken rear door window (not the fixed quarter-window). I've gone through the steps to remove the inner door panel and outer trim along the bottom of the ...
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Loud upon startup

Somtimes upon startup it will crank really slow and then start really loud like a bomb went off. Other times you don't even hear it crank just a loud abrupt sound. It gets regular maintenance and has ...
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Catalytic converter tests

Got a Mk 6 Fiesta with an engine light on, and showing a code for under performing cat or oxygen sensor. Connected a vacuum gauge to my intake port and it's pulling a very good level of 25. Might run ...
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What happens when you overfill your oil? [duplicate]

So I done recognized my oil was low... cuz on the dipstick, the two lil dots that are cut out of it... well... the oil was clear below both of em... even the LOW one. SO I went and got some STP and ...
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2008 Honda Civic - No electrical power in acc position

Vehicle: 2008 Honda Civic Si Crank + Start: Yes Battery: new and charged Alternator: New (problem occurred before new alternator and persists after) PROBLEM: Brought my car in for the airbag recall, ...
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Bike wont start 2003 Suzuki gsxf750

I have a 2003 Suzuki gsxf 750. I push the starter button & I can hear the starter spin but it doesn't turn the motor over. What could be the problem?
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Maintenance - Battery charging under abnormal low-usage conditions

Background Due to the recent coronavirus lockdown, my car hasn't been getting the mileage it's been used to. For reference, it's a 2007 Mercedes E280, with the 3.0L 6-cylinder turbo-diesel & 7-...
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Testing whether engine stutter/hesitation is caused by catalytic converter

I have a 2005 Ford Expedition, from my dad, which stutters and hesitates to accelerate. Sometimes it barely has a problem and sometimes it's bad. It has new spark plugs and spark plug coils which the ...
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Pros and cons of driving a vehicle with a misfiring cylinder

Check engine light came on for a Toyota Prius that is only being driven about once a month since COVID-19 pandemic began. OBD-II scanner shows P0302, which indicates the problem is a misfiring ...
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New battery going dead

Bought a new battery for my truck it's a 1993 Chevy 3500. The battery tested good after two weeks it was dead. Every time I get into drive it I have to jump the battery. took it to a mechanic ...
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Protecting the Mating Surface between the Catalytic Converter and Header

In the midst of replacing my Catalytic Converter on my 03 Nissan 350z, I have taken off the Catalytic Converter to reveal a pretty rusty mating surface between the two components. My question is what ...
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Can I disable apparent tracking?

I bought a Hyundai a couple years ago - first new car in a long time. It shows trip distance on the dashboard when I turn the car off. I did not set this up or enable it, but I don't mind it. My ...
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Motorbike: Least worst option for stuck front sprocket bolt?

Had a particularly stubborn front sprocket nut the other day, wouldn't budge with the rear brake - breaker bar combination. Tried giving it 5min of blowtorch heat, didn't help. Then, even with my pal ...
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Ford Figo not starting immobilizer

I have a ford figo 2012 petrol automatic that is not starting. When I turn the ignition to “ON”, all the lights on the dashboard come on and the immobilizer light blinks. The car used to start before. ...
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Is there a cheap way to recover refrigerant from an AC system

I have a car with a leaky AC and had to refill it with refrigerant in order to identify the source of the leak. My luck, the evaporator core seems to be the problem and I have to drain the system ...
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Need Help Designing A Servo Mount To Turn The Steering Wheel on a Nissan Rogue [closed]

I have a 2014 Nissan Rogue with a broken CVT, so rather than trade it in, I want to use it a test bed for some autonomous driving software. It has a good steering angle sensor, and I already captured ...
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a beep sound my Honda Activa 125 BS6

Actually yesterday it was parked outside of my home.It got full wet in rain for 3 hours.After this morning when i start the vehicle a continous beep sound is coming. what is the problem?
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My car makes a squeaking noise when I reverse and brake. It happens when i turn left or right reversing and brake as well

I have just had my brake pads and brake shoes replaced and the noise is still there.
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2004 Suzuki Aerio running hot

I just put in a new radiator, new cap, new hoses. My hoses are swelling. And when then cap is off the radiator if foams. The car is not overheating. Also the overfill hose is pushing out air. But ...
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My 20003 Hyundai accent wont start/crank/ lights turn on ???? Battery charged?

Left car on not running thought I killed the battery but wont crank/ and lights dont turn on and the battery is good just checked it
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Honda Odessy 03 Shift Lock

So me and my Dad are Replacing a transmission for a Honda Odessy 2003 and When we tried to start the car we couldnt cause the shift gear is stuck on Drive what do i do about this?
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Whats the best way to clean this wheel up?

I purchased this wheel on ebay because I was instructed it was balanced, but needed to be cleaned. The seller told me it was a mix of body filler from the orange-red,chrome still on it and the black ...
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Which sandpaper grits are needed for bodywork prep?

I've got some stone chips and clearcoat damage on my hood, and want to do a spot repair myself. I'd like to know the proper sandpaper grits to use as I'm not sure. So far I have used 400 and 800 wet ...
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HVAC Flow Control - A/C Won't Blow Through Dash Only

In my 2010 Mazda 3, the switch that adjusts the flow control works generally, but when I adjust it to blow only through the dash vents, it still blows primarily at the feet (the adjacent setting) and ...
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2000 Chevy Silverado brakes drag badly

When I drive the truck the brakes are dragging. I can park on a slight incline and the truck will not roll unless I press on the gas. I jacked up the truck and the wheels will not respond at all. The ...
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What is going on in the back of my van?

I don't know what the heyl is goin on the back of my van (5.4 v8 E150 1998 conversion style)! It's a doosey of a conversion van, so you bet there is a whole separate box back there for (I think?) both ...
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No signal lights after using hazards

I used my hazards on my 2004 grand am for aprox. Ten minutes ,now i have no signal lights ,fuses are all good and i swaped same relay out so thats not the problem ,at times i have. To jiggle the ...
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2015 Kia Optima stop lamp relay fuse keeps blowing

It’s the relay fuse 15 am one under the hood keeps blowing right when I put it in
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Can warm weather cause cracked car paint?

Can warm weather and sun (25 degrees celsius or 77 degrees fahrenheit) cause cracks like these? More detailed backstory. I sent my car to a company for 3 layer polish. Got it back, left it in a ...
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Dodge Dakota 2001 fluid leak under front?

Dripping front that black area. It is a thin fluid, with a tan tint, no smell, not very oily/slippery. Possibly just water? Biggest thing I can think of is I got my A/C recharged a few days ago, then ...
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Occasional EFI fuse blowing while starting to move (eg: traffic signal)

My car is currently in workshop..!!! It was going off sometimes when you start moving from a traffic signal, and we found out the EFI fuse was blown and it happened again after I replaced the fuse, ...
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What can be faulty on my clutch system ? Mustang '67

I've ran out of ideas, haven't had the time to go under the car so I would like to know your opinion. I was riding my '67 Mustang, until gears suddenly felt stiff to engage, afterwards I realized the ...
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Alarm Siren Control Module Location

Vehicle is a 2005 Volvo S40. I have been having problems with my alarm going off randomly, so I just stopped locking my door. Well, now my battery has been completely drained. I bought a new siren ...
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Desperate for help on low engine oil light 2010 Tiguan

In August 2019, someone hit and totaled my 2005 Toyota Corolla. I purchased a used 2010 Tiguan. From day 0 it has had issues. I drove the car home but as I got off the highway it screamed and flashed ...
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Rotor replacement/machining necessary after car has been sitting for a couple of months!

My 2013 Mazda CX-5 has been sitting out for a couple of months and we had a pretty wet spring here. When I took it in for service, the dealership told me that they want to replace the rear rotors and ...
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Part from my Ford 2014 C-Max?

My A/C doesn’t work - I found this under the car this morning. Are they related? Is this even from my car? Thanks for any help
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2010 Toyota RAV4 air conditioning blows warm instead of cold

Since it's a second vehicle and I don't use it much, I don't really want to spend money on a diagnosis and have been trying to research how I could diagnose (and maybe fix) the problem myself. https://...
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Motor struggles as front passenger tires pulls and seems to lock up

1996 jeep grand Cherokee v8 4x4 we have changed the calipers thinking that it was locking up but on driving it again we get the same issue. After driving about 3-5 miles you get a lot of walking from ...
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How to properly interpret coolant levels in the reservoir of my van?

I just slapped a new radator into my Ford van (1998 5.4 v8 triton 2 valve). But somethin unexpected is happenin now. You see... I swears I remember before this radator replacement operation, when the ...
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Leftover pollen residue after cleaning car

I recently washed my car for the first time in several weeks after spring pollen. Lots of tree pollen / leaves I was unable to get these stains off the car, any thoughts?
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engine not cranking, it only gives click sound as I try to start

2009 Hyundai i20 engine died while driving and it is now not cranking. I have changed spark plugs but in vain
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Differential Service on 2015 F150 at 100,000 miles

What is the importance of 100,000 mile front and rear differential service on my 2015 F150 4WD King Ranch
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Spark Plug Deposits

So, I pulled the spark plugs today to check to see how the engine is running. After pulling all 6 spark plugs, I've noticed there is a white deposit caked onto the spark plugs. I doubt this is normal ...
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Peugeot 307 won't start in the morning

My 2005 Peugeot 307 won't start in the morning. If I push it out in to the sun for a few hours it will start and then will start for the rest of the day. I have changed the coolant sensor, changed the ...
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Whats causin this scary burnin smell in my van?

I'm smellin somthin don't smell good. Smells like burnt... somthin I don't know what. Smell like a big withdrawal comin from my bank account in the near future. But it only happens when: I'm a ...
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SRS light on and possible bad rear bearing Chevy Aveo

A couple of months ago the airbag light went on for no apparent reason. When I turn the ignition on, it goes off, and turns on again, without blinking, and with no errors (read with a cheap scanner). ...
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Is it possible to open a car's door lock with smartphone?

Smartphones like samsung galaxy s6 edge have Infrared lens at the top which helps in turning on many devices (like Aircondition etc). What if we copy the wave that is transmitted by the original ...

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