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While driving home my car was driving perfectly, then 50 minutes later it started to miss. i pressed the gas pedal, then it shut off. i pulled to the side of the road facing down a hill and i tried to jump start it but it still would not start. I checked the spark plug wires there was no current in them. So then i installed a new distributor with new plugs ...
I was driving at about 60mph and something broke and the motor started missing. After stopping and looking under the hood and finding no obvious problems. I took of and in the lower gears she ran smooth but started missing around 50 mph. A week later she just died and we have narrowed it down to the spark at the plugs. Replace the coil pack, camshaft ...
my camshaft pully has a piece broken off, will that throw my timing off or can i still.use it
Hello, I'm interested in buying a White Lincoln MKS Ecoboost at 99,000 mileage. I've talked the dealership down to $14,900, from the pictures I've seen posted on their site and reviews it's in very good condition. No accident reports, 1 previous owner. Would you say the the year & mileage that the car is worth it? Thanks, I'm having really bad anxiety from ...
I have a 1995 4x4 wheel drive Ford Explorer, when I crank up for the first few times of the day, the Windows won't roll down, some lights on dash don't turn on at first like the overdrive and Door Ajar. After a while the Windows will roll down, and the door ajar light stays on, the overdrive light starts blinking and it also makes this annoying Randomized ...
Water leaking from 1987 4 runner toyota
if i remove the old battery to replace it with a new one will i damage the computer system on my car

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