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Why do the brakes "freeze" the suspension?
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As it turns out the answer is very obvious and frankly quite simple. Consider a 1 meter long plank. Now if you lift up the right side of the plank by 10 cm (0.1 meter), the left side moves a bit to ...

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ABS Warning and Brake Calipers - Long Post
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I'm having a silimar issue with my Toyota Yaris which I'm yet to fix, but I know for sure what is causing it: rust on the ABS sensor. Every wheel has an ABS sensor which reads the wheel speed. During ...

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What van is this?
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Using a handful of internet tools such as Google image lookup, I found this Instagram post where one of the tags says "#uaz452". Comparing the picture in the Instagram post and the video of ...

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What's the point of front turn signals?
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What Mike said and also: On the highway; letting drivers in front of you know that you're switching lanes. That way they know that you're about to overtake them When parked, oncoming drivers as well ...

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Importance of marking timing marks on timing pulleys or sprockets when replacing camshaft
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A camshaft can only be attacked to the camshaft sprocket in 1 orientation which you can see when you look at the camshaft sprocket. (See below image for an example) It is important to know the ...

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Brake Jam on Opel Corsa
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I'm not entirely sure if this issue can be caused by other brake parts such as the ABS module, but in this answer I've formulated what seems to me the most logical explenation. These are my thoughts: ...

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Dual brake calipers with one brake line?
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Pascal's law says that the hydraulic pressure must everywhere be equal. Pressure is defined as a force devided by an area. P = F/a. Thus the force F is equal to the pressure P times the surface area A....

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Lexus IS250 2008 won't start
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According to the information I found online, your car as electronic brake force distribution and electronic speed-proportinal powersteering. Both features rely on electric power. The problem is most ...

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Mind blowing issue on my hands ✋ pedal goes to the fl
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Welcome to MVM & Repair! The problem you're experiencing is caused by one of three things: Brake pads are missing, brake disks are missing or brakes shoes (inside the brake drums) are not ...

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Does a diameter of a brake line affect braking pressure
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According to Pascal's law, pressure must everywhere be equal. Pressure is defined as a force on a surface. Pressure equals force devided by area P = F / a. That is, the area of the master and slave ...

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What MK is my golf?
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The Volkswagen Golf Mk6 was produced from 2008 to 2013 in Europe and from 2009 to 2014 in the US. Your car is a 6th generation Golf.

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Parked car causing fire
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Well... cars (and car batteries) are made to not spontaniously catch fire. Unless if you have electrical issues, but even that is not likely to cause a fire, especially since you have the battery ...

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Sudden Hard Brake Pedal
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You didn't mention the car make and model, but I'm assuming your car uses a vacuum powered brake booster. (See below image) It uses vacuum power from the engine to multiply the force applied to the ...

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Blue flashing light
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I found people asking the same question on a few different sites, these are the answers they came up with: It's a power indicator for a dashcam. It's an indicator that the alarm is active. It's a ...

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Fuel pump problem
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Not cranking is not related to a faulty fuel pump. A faulty fuel pump may cause the engine not to start, but it won't stop the engine from cranking. To answer your question: A fuel pump van seize/stop ...

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I can not remove the rear brake drum from a Lancer 2013
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I've had similar issues when I replaced the rear brakes on my 2004 Toyota Yaris. Here are some things you can try: Most drum brakes have a slot on the backside that you can stick a flathead ...

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95 Acura Integra ABS dashboard indicator
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A red ABS warning light has no different meaning from an orange or yellow warning light. The warninght light can turn on for a few reasons: One or more wheel speed sensors have failed One or more ...

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Do I Adjust the handbrake cable before I fit and adjust new brake shoes Nissan Note 2006
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Yes. There is a self-adjuster in the drum brake assembly (see image). Most drum brakes have a slot on the back side where you can use a flat head screwdriver to undo it. Most likely you will not be ...

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Can new clutch slave cylinder make car less revvy?
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A leaking clutch slave cylinder may cause the clutch not to fully disengage, but you will most likely have noticed this when changing gear. The clutch slave cylinder has no direct effect on how quick ...

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shaking front end
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Shaking / vibrating can be caused by the following things: Tires (Uneven tire wear, improper wheel balance or wrong alignment) Suspension (Worn out ball joints, dampers, springs) Brakes (Uneven brake ...

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Gasoline is dripping out of a rubber tube outputting on the bottom of my motorcycle - is this normal, or is it a problem?
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According to the answers I got on my question: "What are these hoses sticking out", that rubber hose is a fuel tank overflow hose. "A very full fuel tank can sometimes overflow a bit ...

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Rim damage from scraping kerb.. Is it only cosmetic or something more?Should I get it checked?
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The image doesn't show much details, but from what I can see there is no structural damage, just scratches. As long as it's not dented, bent or cracked, you should be fine driving it.

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RPM dropping after refueling
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I'm not very experienced on this subject, but these are my thoughts: The problem may have to do with the air pressure inside the fuel tank. When you remove the fuel cap, the pressure is equalized to ...

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