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An engine accessory which generates alternating current (AC). The electricity is then fed through diodes which converts it from AC to direct current (DC), which is usable by the automobile in general.…
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Questions relating to a vehicle's roadwheels - e.g. questions about balancing, wheel types, and damage to wheels.
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For questions related to the process and components that generate the spark that ignites the fuel-air mixture in gasoline engines.
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Vehicle model made by the Honda Motor Corporation. This automobile has been produced from 1975 to present.
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a subsidiary of Fiat S. p. A.
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Questions about Exhaust systems, Catalytic Converters and Headers/Manifolds
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Referring to vehicle engine temperature, where the engine exhibits steaming or in worse case scenario, engine seizing (completely stop running due to internal parts bonding - temporarily or permanentl…
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Often the first job for an amateur mechanic. Questions regarding changing the engine lubricant oil, or problems resulting from doing so.
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turn an internal combustion engine to begin the combustion process.
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For questions related to repairs (fixing a failed or damaged component) or repair techniques, as opposed to maintenance (preventing failure).
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a brand of vehicles currently manufactured by the Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCA) Group.
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Questions about headlights, including main and dipped beams, dim-dip systems, etc
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Use for questions related to fuel economy.
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For questions about the wiring of a car(apparatus that connects electrical circuits).
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Pontiac was a brand of automobile manufactured and sold by General Motors (GM); though production ended in 2009, Pontiac remains a registered and active trademark of GM.
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used to ignite the fuel-air mixture in a petrol/gasoline engine.
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a heat transfer device that allows air to pass freely over fines that conduct heat from liquid circulated within an engine to cool it.
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Descended from the first motor car manufacturer, now a luxury German carmaker and part of the Daimler group.
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General lighting questions, such as those relating to changing bulbs, diagnosing lighting faults, etc
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An engine unintentionally stop running. Often caused by overloading or lugging with a manual transmission, an engine may also stall due to mechanical or electrical problems.
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Questions about the steering system of a vehicle, including the wheel, column, rack, and linkages. For power steering specific questions, use the 'power-steering' tag
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Questions related to leaks of operating fluids, control vacuum, or in the intake or exhaust systems. For leaks in the bodywork (e.g., rain coming in) use [tag:water-leak] and/or [tag:body-work]. Also …
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multiply force that is inputted through a vehicle's steering wheel by the operator of the vehicle. Newer vehicles can possibly utilize electric motors to power the p…
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A Japanese car and motorbike manufacturer, noted for small, nimble cars like the swift, and bikes like the GSXR
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A device on an internal combustion engine that meters the flow of fuel at a particular dynamic rate into an internal combustion engine
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Sedan produced by the Toyota Corporation from 1966 to present.
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Questions about paintwork, including repairing damage, preparation and care for existing paintwork
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Swedish carmaker known for solidly built cars and early adoption of safety features.
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a series of mid-size (originally compact) automobiles manufactured by Toyota since 1982 and sold in the majority of automotive markets throughout the world. The name "Camry" is an …
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Questions regarding Volkswagen's popular family Hatchback.
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Questions about identifying a part, usually to enable a replacement to be sourced. Questions asking for shopping assistance are off-topic here
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An acronym for "Check Engine Light"
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Practical questions related to engine power – or the loss there off. Questions about electrical power and powered accessories should use [tag:electrical].
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Referring to the portion of a wheel brake which slows the rotation of the wheels/tires to slow or stop a vehicle. Friction is applied through pads by way of a caliper to reduce the rotational speed. T…
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High-end German carmaker, part of the Volkswagen group.
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Questions about troubleshooting and solving rough idle problems