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Regular carburettor vs chainsaw carburettor

Their structure is really different, but why? I've also heard that chainsaw carbs use crankcase pulses or something to pull fuel into the carburettor. I am not sure. could someone explain their ...
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Mercedes-Benz battery charge warning light

I have a Mercedes-Benz model 2004 with V-6 petrol engine E320. On the dash-board a battery mark you can watch always unless you push the botton on steering wheel will disappear. And battery still ok , ...
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Suzuki swift VVT oil sensor leak oil into belts and alternator

Suzuki swift VVT oil sensor leak oil into belts and alternator. What kind of issue will cause this oil leak from vvt sensor. Big help
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I have a 2000 ford contour 2.0 runs fine but will not get any faster then 40 mph no matter how much throttle I give,

Motor runs fine transmission shits fine has full rpm range all gears but at 40 it will not run any faster no matter how much throttle you give
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Ecoboost 3.5L Twin-Turbo reliability [closed]

I'm looking for a $15,000 SUV to pull my 4,000-lb travel trailer, and I really like the Ford Explorer. I've been looking at some used 2014 Ford Explorer Sport vehicles with ~100,000-125,000 miles on ...
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Fans are running at all time [closed]

The fuse and relays are all OK, but both fans are just running with a key that has not even been started. You can only stop if the relays are removed or locked. Please help me find a solution.
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Where can I *very* cheaply store a car with a dangerous gas leak until covid lifts and I can work towards a fix?

I have an old car with a gas leak in a gas line (along with severe corrosion issues). I've figured out a good plan for fixing these issues, but it involves towing it across several states with a ...
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1996 6.5 turbo diesel Not starting when warm

What could be the possible problem as to why it won’t start when warm. Not sure where to start looking. The glow plugs have already been changed. Could it be a faulty fluid temperature sensor?
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Remote Start not starting the car

This is a long shot but hopefully i can get some help from you guys!! Context: Took my car to the dealership for a safety recall service and now the remote starter wont work properly. I brought the ...
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2007 VW Rabbit went from hard to start occasionally, to not starting. Best places to look?

My VW Rabbit has had issues starting for the past few years. Last week, it stopped starting all together. Here are some of my observations and testings The car did not run rough once it did start ...
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2012 jeep patriot 2.0L- Gears slipping but only after stopping during long drives

I have a jeep patriot 2012 which uses a CVT transmission. recently I have been going on a lot of long road trips. I noticed that when I first start to drive the car, there is no gears slipping. Even ...
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Low engine temp & slow oil life monitor - Thermostat?

2005 Acura RL I noticed my oil life monitor was going incredibly slow, then also noticed the engine temp gauge seemed lower than it normally is. I monitored the ODB-II when driving and it's running ...
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What systems are powered by the traction battery in a 2020 Rav4?

Obviously the traction motors are driven by the battery - that's the whole purpose. I suspect that the power steering and air conditioner compressor are driven by the traction battery (vs the 12V ...
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Do I need to worry about the airbag when replacing indicator switch?

I'm about to replace the right indicator switch on my N15 Nissan Pulsar and have been looking up tutorials on how to achieve this. Seems simple enough but I read a comment about disconnecting the ...
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Running inverters from Hyundai Ioniq EV's 12V 180 watt rated sockets (two of them)

My inverters are rated up to 175 watts, I have one in each socket. The sockets were just replaced because one time I guess I tried to pull too much by using an extension cord/power bar thing with a ...
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How do I identify a part number for a Nissan Pulsar

I'm currently trying to find a replacement for a broken indicator stalk on my N15 Nissan Pulsar and am having a hard time finding it with wreckers. I know there is probably a low chance of this, but ...
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Can Red High Temperature RTV be used for with a Valve Cover Gasket?

The valve cover gasket on my 1998 Ford Escort zx2 has failed. I have ordered a new gasket and plan on replacing it myself because it looks easy enough. A few videos I watched indicated that a sealant ...
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How to factory reset Honda Jazz (Gen 3 / 2015–2020) infotainment system?

Context I have a Honda Jazz 3rd Gen (2016). For a couple weeks, the infotainment system won't fully start. Indeed, it keeps looping on this sequence: Honda logo (15s) Honda logo + spinning wheel (ca. ...
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Does a block heater make sense for a gasoline-powered vehicle?

As I currently reside in an area which experiences cold* winters, and do not have access to a garage, I started considering getting an electric block heater. The design I have in mind is installed in ...
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Coolant level fluctuates too much

I have a problem with the coolant level from my car (Renault 1.5 dCI engine). It fluctuates too much. I left home with the coolant level at the minimum mark. After approximately 10 minutes I stopped ...
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Citroen C3 key Run out of battery

My key from Citroen C3 Run out of battery and now when i've changed the battery doesn't recognise unlock and lock the car...anyone can help? Regards
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2009 H1 Hyundai 2.5 crdi turbo fluctuations

Sharing an experience. Had a H1 turbo diesel towed to me blowing steam from radiator. Step One. was replace the cylinder head. Ok done. Started engine and found there was no power. Step Two. Found ...
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What year was my ac delco 34ps manufactured [duplicate]

What year was my ac delco battery 34ps made bar code is 808709410638.
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4cy automatic 1997 Toyota Camry. The windows won’t roll down and car will not start. The alarm keeps going off

I have a 1997 Toyota Camry. After installing a new battery the cars alarm is going off and will not start it just cranks. I can’t even roll the windows down or unlock the doors. Any help
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How can find if the CDI of my bike is working fine?

I have a 2001 Yamaha RX 135 2 stroke motor bike and have installed an aftermarket performance CDI which claimed to give me better performance and RPM rev. But since I have installed it I seem to feel ...
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Anything above 2 rpm it loses power

My headlights flicker or either go dim and the battery gauge is decreasing strength as i accelerate. Please tell me which is the problem ?
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Rough idle and stop when I first start the engine in the morning

I have 2005' Legacy 2.0 4AT. Problem 1 As I mentioned in the subject. When I first start to the engine it's quickly working but somehow if I try to change gear to D it stops (sometimes it's not but ...
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What is the year, make, and model of this car?

I'm trying to figure out what year I took this picture. This was a brand new car at the time.
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1998 jeep grand cherokee parasitic draw

My jeep has a parasitic draw I traced them back to my cluster, my cigar lighter, and my rear washer I took a part my dash and tried seeing if there were any bad wires I could not see any help would ...
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Does Honda Accord (EX+, 2018+) adaptive cruse control innclude braking to maintain speed going down a slope?

I've had a 2018 Honda Accord EX, and now a 2020 Honda Accord EX. Both have "adaptive cruise control with low-speed follow". So with low-speed follow it's pretty clear that the computer, ...
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Replacing tires without replacing rims

I have a 2003 Ford Mustang with 225/55R16 tires and the original rims. All of the tires are very bald so I bought new 225/55R16 tires (with no rims). I'd like to install the new tires on the old rims. ...
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Main relay click test results

Civic vti coupe 1999. I heard that you can test a main relay by checking for clock with each key turn. So every time you turn the key you will get hear one click. Here’s what I found: Lock to ...
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is this main relay faulty, what should I do now?

Civic coupe vti 1999 @ 163k miles. Cars not starting and have just inspected the main relay and can see one of the points seems to have worn to the point you can see blue underneath it. Will this ...
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Sliding roof not functioning correctly

The sliding roof on a 2009 Toyota Venza is not functioning correctly, with the following symptoms: There is a "Moon Roof Open" message on the center display every time the driver's door is ...
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Understanding ECU hex changes for language change

Is there a way to understand the ECU files hex changes applied by the software? I'm new to ECU files and struggling to understand possible areas of interest in the file. For example, when the language ...
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Hardwire a battery charger?

Since my car is currently parked outside in a Northern European winter climate, and only being used for short distances, the battery is sometimes just barely able to start the car, sometimes it can’t ...
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Replaced clutch master cylinder - won’t shift right unless I remove free play in pedal?

Hello I recently replaced the clutch and master cylinders in my 98 Honda Civic with 192k original miles on the clutch. After setting the pedal free play to 12mm (per service manual specs) I noticed it ...
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Having starting problems of my kia ceed 1.6 crdi model 2010

if someone can help me i would be very glad. I appreciate any helpattempt. The car i am using has difficulties sometimes when starting the engine, independent of the engine temperature sometimes it ...
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Can I change tyre 215 to 205?

Can I change my tyres 215/60/16 to 205/60/16? I bought them from Facebook marketplace by mistake.
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No Start: Bad starter solenoid, bad wiring, or a defective anti-theft system?

The vehicle is a 2010 Fiat Ducato (x250) 2.3L Turbo Diesel with an old third party Ituran anti-theft system. There are two codes U1602 CAN Line, Bus Off in the Instrument Cluster - intermittent D602 ...
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Harley headlight lens smoky

I have a 2006 Harley Electraglide and the inside of the headlight lens is smoky looking. Any ideas on how to clean it? The back of the headlight is plastic, so I guess solvents are a no no.
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AGM Dual Battery - Connecting only the negative terminal in parallel - battery leakage

I recently attempted to replace the starting battery (Battery #1) in a temporary dual parallel AGM battery setup. I had removed the starting battery and in the interim was relying on the deep cycle ...
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Dropped Wireless Headphone in Handbrake

I drive a manual transmission 2013 nissan versa base model. I dropped a wireless headphone through the gap between my center console and the hand brake. Does anyone know where I can find instructions ...
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Is EGR valve change necessary?

Recently I had the engine heater warning lamp (coil symbol) turned on while driving on my 2009 VW Polo diesel. The engine started losing power when going at a speed of over 100 km/h. After a couple of ...
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Changing to winter rim/tires

I have a 2018 Jetta SE with 205/55/HR16 tires. Can I change winter/tire combo sized 215/55/r16?
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is stepping on the gas while gear is on P(ark) spoil the car?

my car is a hyundai accent 2020 automatic transmission. my father often step on the gas pedal even if the gear stick is on P. I think he got use to do that in a manual transmission car or he just like ...
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Engine oil in carpet - how to remove

I was carrying a 5L container of (new) engine oil in the boot of my car. The lid was loose and around 500ml or less leaked out and into the carpet in my boot. Has anyone successfully removed an oil ...
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Lexus IS250 2008 won't start

Today, I tried to sell my Lexus IS250 2008. I turned the car on and drove to meet the guy. When I got there I let car on idling because I wanted it to warm up (heating was on, seat heating was on, etc....
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2004 Prius and faulty inverter coolant pump, code P0A93

I bought a 2004 Prius with 270k miles on it about 1.5 months ago. I’m a delivery driver, and drive about 200-300 miles per day. About 1 week after buying the Prius, the code P0A93 popped up for the ...
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Did I break my radiator fan?

This morning I turned on my 2013 Kia Rio without realising snow had gotten into my engine bay and my radiator fan got stuck with it. After I noticed a burnt plastic smell I inmediately turned off the ...

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