At AskPatty, we focus on giving the best automotive advice for helping people with their car questions. If you have a car question, start by asking our automotive experts. You can also use the search bar in the top right to search for a specific issue. All car questions are welcome and we look forward to helping you!
Ask a QuestionSearch for Fuel Questions - Page 18 of 35
I am trying to convince husband to trade in suburban for a fuel efficient smaller vehicle. We only really need the big size occasionally - not enough to warrant it in my mind. We could rent a small trailer for the times we need more space (taking kids to college, etc). How does it work when you trade in for a less expensive car? Would i lose money? Our ...
Hi. I drive a 1998 Nissan Altima GLE. 98,000 miles. Fully reconditioned and runs like new. About 2 weeks ago I was in a heavy rainstorm when a "jerk" excuse my French cut me off and timed his SUV to spray maximum water on my car. I was doing the speed limit. I guess I was going fast enough for him. Anyways, I immediately "felt" the motor or the engine in ...
i was driving my car for twenty minutes one day and then it drove like the distrubitor was wet sputtering and losing speed. after it died i started and it idles just fine until i stepped n the gas it would die so it sat for a week and i changed the whole distrubitor rotor cap and now i can't get it to start i can get it to spudder once like it will start ...
my car will start and idle but when i drive it, it starts to jump and die? i have put fresh fuel in put oil in it and replaced the fuel filter, but it still dies and its been three weeks that ive been fighting it.
car turn off with in 30min of driving. but will drive real good in2nd gear not turn off.
took it to shop machanic said plugs/fuel filter.
next day started weak. driving it it turn off now dont start at all. looked at fuel filter tapped it it empty??
Just purchased a used 2012 Chevy Impala LT with 30,000 miles. Does it have a replaceable fuel filter and PCV valve? Can't find any part listings at local parts stores. thanks
My fuel pump and water pump and gaskets have been replaced about a year or so ago. I do not drive a lot but suddenly the water overflow container loses all the extra water and I have oil leaks which cause smoking when I drive. Is there a product I can put in the oil and water container to prevent leaks? I have no money for costly repairs. Thanks