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Filling of tires rather than air if putting vehicle on blocks as long-term display

I have an old rigid circa 1960’s truck that I’m putting on display on permanent blocks. The rear tray will be made into a stage/decked area with a roof over it for entertainment. It will be blocked up ...
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Why are leaf springs used in trucks instead of absorbers?

I have a truck which is using the leaf springs. Can anybody explains what are the main purpose of the leaf springs in the truck.
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Remote battery disconnect drains the battery

Installed a remote battery disconnect switch yesterday. I tested once and it worked as intended. Today, after about 24 hours, the car won't start. I checked the battery with a voltmeter and it has ...
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adaptations reset after nox sensor replacement bmw e91

I need to replace my nox sensor. I know the procedure for changing the part, but i don't know how to reset the relevant subsystem of the ECU so that it understand it has been changed. I have an xlite ...
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Wheel Speed Sensor Direction

2000 BMW E39 520i, Touring After snapping the mounting bolt of a rear wheel speed sensor, then attempting to drill the bolt, and use a screw extractor, only for the bolt extractor to snap inside the ...
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Renault Master 3, vehicle speed CAN ID message?

I am tapping the CAN BUS of Renault Master 3 2024 with PCAN-USB FD. I get many messages, however I am not able to figure out which one shows the vehicle/wheel speed. Does any of you knows the exact ...
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car ac works for few mins then low side pressure goes high over 90+ and high side never goes aboe 100/120

2011 Acura RDX. i vaccumed and added freon a while ago (about a yr ago as the AC wasn't working properly.) Turned out that the mode actuators were stuck or not working. so ended replacing all those. ...
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The air in my 2012 Chevy Cruz LT stopped working all together?

I drive a 2012 Chevy Cruze LT, and just recently my air stopped working all together, ac button off, all the way from hot to cold, nothing's working, I checked the fuse and that looks fine, anything ...
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How to adjust pinion bearing preload

I made a mistake using a sharpie to mark the nut when changing the radial seal of my rear differential’s input shaft. Oil and tools made the mark disappear. The common way to put this back together is ...
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2004 Volvo S40 2.4i, Engine Service Urgent

I just recently bought this S40 about a month ago and has been fine,the last couple days, the idle has been a little rough but no issues, I started the car and Engine Service Urgent popped up with a ...
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Why is my new Kawasaki Ninja 650 making strange sounds and feels unstable in this case?

I recently bought a new Kawasaki Ninja 650, and I've been experiencing some unusual symptoms. Here are the details: Motorcycle Details: Model: Kawasaki Ninja 650 Purchased: 4 months ago First Service: ...
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How to "soft reset" the UConnect to fix audio issue on a 2021 Grand Cherokee (WK)?

I have a 2021 Grand Cherokee (the "old" platform). The audio just started acting up - distorted sound from any/all sources (including VR prompts). I've seen some suggestions on Jeep forums ...
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Toyota RAV4 SE Hybrid 2024 - No RPM signal from On Board Diagnostic Computer System

Today I took my car for the safety and emission inspection. Although it passed, I see the following details in the inspection report. It is important to note that I just bought the car. Based on the ...
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Why does my Acura MDX smell like its' overheating but the temperature indicator is not showing it?

It's a 2010 Acura MDX and I just had a tune up done
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Cv axles and ball joints replacement is it the brakes, ball joint, axle nut but what else im at a stand still?

2004 Subaru impreza outback rs sport axle and ball joint replacement what else needs to be loosened to get axle and bj out?
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Name of white lights above truck rear window

2010 Silveraro 1500 There are exterior white lights above the rear window that illuminate when I turn this knob clockwise when the truck is off. What are those lights called? I ask because I want to ...
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Hey I have a 2001 TTR 250 I tried to switch the battery and now nothing turns on at all?

The battery is brand new and charged there was a spark when I first installed it and then I got nothing at all after and not even the light will turn on what is it? Is it a fuse or a wire came loose?
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For safety, must one have the vehicle's engine turned off before attaching A/C manifold gauge sets to top off the A/C system?

I recently purchased an R134a A/C manifold gauge set. As I glanced through its Quick Reference Guide, I noticed bullet point #6 says that I need to turn off the vehicle's engine before attaching the ...
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What if I do not reprogram the computer after changing car battery?

Background: I know nothing about cars but had my battery replaced just now and learned that you need to reprogram the onboard computer after changing the battery [1]. This is for a 2012 VW Passat if ...
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Rusted rotor, Resurface or replace?

Took car to dealer for an inspection. They say my rear pads are due for change and they can resurface the rotor. Took it to a local mechanic for a second opinion. They say the rotor is too rusted to ...
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Noise when letting off the accelerator subaru legacy

2018 Subaru Legacy- have a slight noise/rattle when I let off on the accelerator. It happens every single time too. The transmission seems to have no issues and we just replaced the front hubs, all ...
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Intermittent vibrations

2015 CX-5 FWD @ 185k miles. I owned it since 180k miles (dont have history). PROBLEM: Vibrations at low speeds can be recreated all the time: Loading the engine (accelerate from a stop) AND Going ...
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Car overheated and shut of while driving, now the car won't start, it cranks but won't start, makes sound like its running out of gas. Yes it has gas

2007 Nissan Murano SL AWD V6 Bought new battery, replaced battery fuse changed spark plugs and coils. Checked fuel pump - it works, battery drains, now I just found water coming out of the exhaust ...
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Ac system not cycling off and there is no cold air

The low pressure reading after leaving the expansion valve is around 30 and the high pressure before the expansion valve is 150. The clutch does engage and disengage but only when the ac is turned off ...
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Vehicle wont start

I have a 2012 town and country van 3.6L. Last week I replaced my starter because it had died. Next day I was driving and stopped at a stop sign when I went to drive again the vehicle wouldn't move but ...
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Inner CV joint clunks and has play, is the CV axle bad?

Vehicle: 2006 VW with 180k miles. 2.0 TDI w/ DSG transmission if relevant. After a recent 1000mi drive including some bumpy roads, I've noticed a clunking noise while turning the steering wheel at low ...
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How to change the oil life **interval** in a 2012 Chevy Equinox

When I bought the car I realized the “remaining oil life” percent would be getting close to 10% around the 3,000 mile mark. However, on my last two oil changes it was still way above 40%. Which would ...
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Use 4x4 lumber as truck bed loading ramp

2010 Silverado 1500 I keep two 6.5 ft pieces of 4x4 lumber in my truck box for the purpose of a winch cable tailgate brace (for winching a boat/trailer up an off-road boat launch). Is there a way to ...
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What is this part for and what is it called?

I recently bought angel lights for my BMW F30 and now it's time to install it. I have already figured out what other electronic components are needed for, but I don’t know what this one is for. Please ...
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Opel Astra H 2006 Clutch replacement and subsequent questions

The car has done 262 000 km. Sometimes the clutch would shudder on first few clutch releases after startup, but after a few gear changes, no more shuddering. The clutch plate, friction disc and ...
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Nissan pulsar n15 low fuel pressure

The fuel pressure it’s low when the car takes the correct temperature. I change the fuel pump and pressure regulator
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Looking for 1996 Subaru SVX ECU pinout

Looking for 1996 Subaru SVX ECU pinout I have found for other years like 92 and 93 but are slightly different 1996 is OBD 2 Thanks in Advance
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Power window switches stopped working 04 Chevy venture

I have a 04 Chevy venture. One day as I was rolling up my driver and passenger window from my driver side switch the driver window went all the way up but passenger stopped like 3 inches from closed. ...
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2011 Buick lacrosse 3.6l overheating after replacing a lot of parts

Car is still over heating, say “ac off due to high engine temp” I replaced the coolant hose connector, water pump, coolant temperature sensor, and thermostat. The temperature gauge is not working ...
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Installing new motorcycle grips

I have a 2012 Ducati Monster 696. The grips were original, and completely needing replacement. I got these "motoGP" grips from Domino (whatever). The plastic throttle tube has a flared end ...
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My car sounds like a diesel engine

I have a 2007 impala LTZ, when i turn on my car it sounds like a loud diesel engine And i barely have power to the pedal… Help Please .
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Trailer running lights not working

I have a vintage boat trailer for a 12-foot aluminum boat. Last year, the lights worked as expected. But this year, the signal lights work on both sides, but the running lights don't work. ...
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2014 Escape - Bad wheel speed sensor and 2 aftermarket ones do not work

I've got a 2014 (no parking assist) Ford Escape SE with AWD I was getting bad wheel sensor code on rear-left tire Replace with aftermarket #1 and it still was throwing the code I put the original &...
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What is the name of this audio connector?

Hello I was trying to connect my aux in to an audio switch so that I can use both aux and bluetooth. I found this strange connector and I cant find it's name /matching pair online. I'm working on an ...
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Jetting a custom built motorcycle engine where to even start

I've bored up, stroked up, oversize valved, and change the carburetter on a Honda Tiger 200 cc Single cylinder engine. It is now 233 cc, 66 mm diameter piston and 68.2 mm stroke. I also have a cam ...
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Front Passenger Carpet Soaked From Car Wash

2008 Honda Accord6 Cylinder Sedan with 155k miles. After any car wash, my front passenger footrest or carpet gets soaked with soap and water. I checked and cleaned Sunroof drain with air compressor, ...
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Car Alarm Engaged After Remote Start

I have a 2008 Honda accord EX V6 with 155k miles. I bought this car a year ago, and I saw from Honda invoice and Carfax, the previous owner installed Remote Start from Honda dealer themselves several ...
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Key programming

I just received a vin coded ECU for 2012 ford focus I have original key and have to order another how do I program the keys.and also can I program 1 or should I wait for the other key and do both at ...
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2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee wheel bounce

I replaced all my shocks on my 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the front two tires are still bouncing around when I hit a little bump on the road what else could it be ????
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New Battery will not fully charge

I was trying to get my 2015 KLR650 running, it had sat over winter for about three months and was away for work so it simply sat. I go home started once and let it run for a few minutes and felt ...
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Keeping ECU powered up on a bench/standalone setup?

As part of a research project, we are doing accelerated ageing experiments on a set of Continental/BMW ECUs; part number seems to be TCU 1.5 MOST GSM US. The experiments involve powering up the ...
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Audi A4 8d 1.9 TDI AVG

Hello I have an Audi A4 1999 that only work ac with coolant temp unplugged the sensor it's new and original no DTC ac is charged pressure sensor ok I find that in ecu motor temp is ok rise normal and ...
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What does the crankcase breather do?

I have seen multiple Honda motorcycles list "crankcase breather" cleaning as a regular maintenance item. It involves just emptying out the oil collected in a small reservoir tied to a hose. ...
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Nissan Versa 2016

Hello I have a Nissan Versa 2016 1.6sv and I replaced the rotors and pads the premium gloss coat matching on correctly and my car is currently making a noise when I brake to a stop with a decline. It ...
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2012 BMW 118i 'Boost pressure control, plausibility too low'

Car: 2012 BMW 118i, UK spec. 115K miles. Issue: Fault code 120308 - 'Boost pressure control, plausibility too low' Symptoms: Car seems down on power under hard acceleration. Fault usually occurs under ...
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