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Translating 5-wire camera input to composite signal

Existing OEM rearview camera has 5 wires (V+, LVDS+, LVDS-, LIN, ground). Is there a way to translate (hook up) this to a standard composite cable that goes into back of a aftermarket head unit? All ...
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Help understanding CAN-bus signals to control camera module

Replaced car head unit with carplay (2011 Range Rover L322) and everything works except rearview camera. The input on the head unit works but the car doesn't send video signal when needed. Here is the ...
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Hyundai i20 feels like it is going to stall when moving off in first gear, shudders

2017 i20 petrol manual. For the past week it has felt very hesitant when pulling off in first gear. It feels like it will stall ( though it doesn't), shuddering. 2nd gear can have the same issue too ...
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Please share me the engine fuse box diagram for Honda city 2014

Steering light on, battery light on, car speakers making sound
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What is the most probable cause of this leak?

I’m heading over to purchase this 1998 Jeep Laredo and one of the photos online showed this leak on the underside. Any idea what it might be?
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Why is my 2005 Husaberg FE550 stalling when it gets hot?

My 2005 Husaberg FE550 runs great until it gets hot, then suddenly stalls. If I let it cool a couple of minutes I can start it right back up, but it continues to do this over and over. Could it be the ...
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Is it dangerous to drive with worn wishbone bushes?

Just spoke to the mechanic who tells me my Volvo V50 has worn wishbone bushes. I asked him if it was safe to drive and he says yes, it is. Unfortunately, he can't book me in for the repair for over a ...
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Easy Stereo Out for MB SLK230

I have a 1998 Mercedes Benz SLK 230, I had the battery changed not too long ago and now my stereo system is asking for a code. Mercedes gave me the factory code however that code does not work. ...
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What is the name for the car radio SONY XR-4351 connection in the image below?

What is the name for the car radio SONY XR-4351 connection in the image below?
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2005 Toyota Corolla: Engine warms up, then "overheats", then drives normally

I have a 2005 manual transmission Toyota Corolla. Just this winter, it's been doing this weird thing in the morning: I'll start the car and start driving it, and the engine starts warming up. Once it'...
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car vibrating only at 80-90 mph

I have a Dodge Charger 5.7 2016 (automatic transmission) It shakes (the car) at 80-90 mph its not like body problem no the car actually shakes a little if i remember correctly the steering wheel does ...
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Power steering fluid foam 2004 honda

This is my sons car so I have not been driving it: Power steering fluid under car just under power steering fluid reservoir area. Reservoir fluid level is below bottom fill line. Filled it to top fill ...
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Hyundai terracan CDRi will only start using easy start. Cleaned inlet manifold, egr system; new fuel lines, imv and cam/crank shaft sensors. Why? [closed]

Hyundai Terracan 2005 CDRi turbo diesel. Cleaned inlet manifold and heater block. Cleaned EGR system through to the inlet manifold. Replaced cam and crankshaft sensors Replaced inlet metering valve on ...
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How can I prevent the backup camera from turning off in a Volkswagen Passat 2014 when going backward at over ~30 km/h?

When using a Volkswagen Passat 2014 and going backward, I notice that the backup camera turn off when I start gaining speed (over > ~30 km/h). How can I prevent the backup camera from turning off?
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Car exhaust spraying water (Honda Fit)

I have a question which isn't quite answered in any of the previous posts I looked through on water and exhausts. I went to look at a 2011 Honda Jazz/Fit today as a possible used car purchase. I was ...
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Fixed Engine, Broke Blinker Relay

I just picked up my 2000 Ford Ranger from the shop after having the 2.4L engine replaced. The engine seems great so far, but the blinker relay won't stop ticking. It didn't do this at all before the ...
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Disabling an old tractor by removing magneto cap end, am I risking damage?

I purchased an old (Allis Chalmers WD45) tractor which I am storing at a remote but accessible location. This tractor is magneto fired and can be hand cranked to start as well as started with a 6v ...
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How long should car/bike liquid wax should be considered to be safe (on vehicle body) and effective to use?

Note: My question isn't about how long once the wax is applied on bike gonna protect the surface. It is about how long the wax product itself won't go bad in the bottle so that I can use it again and ...
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Trying to find out if it was the head gasket or not

My 98 Ford Ranger's radiator cap stopped sealing the other day. It ran hot and started backfiring while I was trying to make it home. After I let it sit long enough for it to cool, I figured out that ...
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2003 Ford Escape

I just got my 2003 Ford Escape and my brake pedal has been replaced . When I first go to pull out from being parked (mostly only happens on dirt road ) my brake pedal pulsates and makes kind of a ...
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Jumper starter doesn't show connection to battery unless I engage the manual override - Cold Weather

I'm trying to jump start my car with a portable booster pack, the car has been out for about 2 weeks in temperatures that regularly reach -15 C and the battery is completely dead. It's a brand new ...
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My first hybrid, strange electrical problem, 2007 Honda Civic Hybrid

Just bought my first hybrid, a 2007 Honda Civic Hybrid. Regrets already. Need help diagnosing this behavior. I'm about 80% sure the "starting" battery is dead, but hybrid... Day 1 Turn ...
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How to properly remove that type of metal to hosepipe lpg seal?

Following a crash in the boot while being uninsured, the lpg clio 2 (2008) car of my brother is no longer passing the vehicule inspection test because the chassis is twisted. Every panel beater I ...
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How to remove front axle?

I want to replace a torn boot on my car's left front axle. In most of the videos I've watched a pry bar is used to remove the front axle. However, the service manual says to first remove the right ...
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Truck wont reach operating temperature

My 2005 GMC SIERRA 1500 runs at about 180/190 degrees, and won't heat up beyond that. The thermostat and coolant temp sensor have been replaced, and I've been trying to burp the system with hit and ...
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RPM high in fifth gear

I'm a newbie to driving and I'm in need of advice for my Peugeot 308. It's the 2009 five door hatch back - 1.4 petrol. Usually the RPM's of the car are between 1500 - 2200, but when i shift to fifth ...
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Oil pressure to high?

So last night I did a oil change on my 2005 Chevy Silverado 1500 and I put 15w40 in because it’s over 230000 miles and that’s what my mechanic told me to And the oil pressure is around 60, should I be ...
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How damaging is to ride without a lambda sensor?

I am considering buying a motorcycle, a 2015 Yamaha MT 07. One possible problem with this bike: its lambda sensor was cut at some point in the past. I would have to replace it (which I am fine with - ...
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Vtc actuator replacement on honda

So I wanted to replace my vtc actuator because my car makes a grinding noise on start up I began taking the valve cover off and once I got it off I went to the crank pulley to rotate the motor I was ...
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Citreon C3 1.6 Auto wont crank on key to start, but starts with key in ignition and a direct 12v feed to the starter any clues? had new battery

I had to replace a faulty battery as had to start via jump leads, ran sweet. switched off to move and close garage door, then would not re start. On replacing with a new battery car would not crank ...
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Correct battery for Insignia Sports Tourer

I have 2013 Insignia Elite CDTI AUTO diesel 1956cc. United Kingdom vehicle. How to get the correct car battery and what specifications to look for while choosing the right battery? I tried reading in ...
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2003 Subaru Outback coolant overflowing

I have a 2003 Subaru Outback Put new radiator, new hoses, new housing, new tstat, new belts, new Reservoir and hose and flushed it and it still sprays coolant all over the engine from the Reservoir. ...
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wrong spark plug in slow plower - stuck cylinder?

I used a wrong spark plug for my Murray 8HP snow plower. When I pulled the string to start the plower it got stuck. I am afraid it might have damaged the cylinder. Appreciate any suggestions to safely ...
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How much windscreen washer fluid does a Alfa Romeo Giulia (2017 model) take?

I need to top up the windscreen washer fluid on my Alfa Giulia (2017 model). Normally the workshop does that when the car is in for maintenance, but this time I have run dry before the scheduled visit ...
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What is this type of tire?

I saw this type of tire as a spare tire on a car I borrowed. It has small "spikes" covering the surface. Is this some type of winter tire? I have not seen similar before.
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Lithium vs lead-acid motorcycle batteries: which lasts longer in the winter? Lower capacity vs lower discharge rate?

My question I would like to understand a bit better the pros and cons of lithium vs lead-acid 12v batteries for a motorcycle, especially during the winter. Yes, I know, google is your friend, and I ...
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Chip tuning simultaneously decreasing fuel consumption and increasing performance

Recently, I came across the webpage of a tuning shop where the shop claims that by doing chip tuning they can simultaneously achieve superior performance and less fuel consumption (based on how they ...
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What are reasons axle shafts/struts frequently break?

First to make sure I'm using the correct terminology: for a manual transmission, front-wheel drive Mk4 2004 Volkswagen Jetta, are axle shaft / drive axle / CV axle the same thing? I have been ...
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Nissan qashqai heater problems

Not blowing hot air out of heater vent , motor working on all settings both matrix pipes are warm when car is at operating temperature
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What signs indicate to the driver that an alignment is needed?

I am replacing the front struts on my Honda Civic. It seems 100% of the people online advise that this repair necessitates an alignment of some kind. Aside from the repair I'm performing to the front ...
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2016 WRX knocking sound - Codes

My 2016 had issues before this one which included - power loss. Loud idling when starting up. The power loss was an issue because sometimes turning right into traffic it would lose most all power I’d ...
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What kind of alignments can I get for a Honda Civic?

I'm watching this video, "Front Strut Replacement 9th Gen Honda Civic 2013" and they say, "On this particular Honda Civic there is no camber adjustment or caster adjustment the only ...
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Should I replace the sway bar link when replacing the strut assembly?

In this video, "What are Shocks? What are Struts? Which Does Your Car or Truck Use?" the narrator says, One thing I strongly recommend is if you get the assembly get the links, the links ...
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What do they call the link to the strut assembly?

In this video, "What are Shocks? What are Struts? Which Does Your Car or Truck Use?" the narrator says, "when I was replace this whole strut assembly I knew that I was going to replace ...
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Loosening tire lug nuts with a torque wrench

I was given advice that while changing a tire, you should loosen the nuts with a lug wrench instead of using a torque wrench. The torque wrench should only be used to finalize the tightening. This ...
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How to interpret "crankshaft adaptation inlet Grad KW" value?

I'm trying to understand the meaning of this value and the implications of it being over the 120 limit. Do you think you could help me out with some thoughts about it? I think it should say "...
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"Retard on" dash light, what does it mean?

Saw a photo of a dash that had a light that said "Retard on" I tried to google what this dashboard light means or is used for but really could not find anything. It is in a truck if that ...
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Testing valve grind job that previously leaked

I had a leaky intake valve so I took that cylinder head off to grind it. Before grinding, I tested that it was indeed leaking and that the other two cylinders in the head did not by setting it on ...
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2006 Ford Explorer turns over then starts making clicking noise and completely stops everything

I have a 2006 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer. I just got the alternator changed, cost 450. I have no money to get anything else done. Yesterday we had a big storm come through and it’s now 30 degrees out. ...
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What is the headlights bulb size for Daewoo Lanos?

I'm totally new to cars. I've been trying to figure out the appropriate size for my Daewoo Lanos headlight bulbs (H4, H7 , ...etc). However, I couldn't find it any where in the manual, and Google ...

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