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Howdy. Kind of dark out, I hooked up jumper cables backwards last week. Helper car (my Villager) would not start afterward. Taking a guess and going by how the engine almost started the first time cranking, I replaced fuel pump relay by taking one from the Air Cond relay. That got 'er to start. But now the idle is erratic and she takes much longer than ...
Car has normal rev when check engine light is on, but goes much higher when engine light goes off when temp is high. Also it seems to be fueling too much. This happened after i took it to one mechanic to service it. What could he have done wrong?
First of all, I want to say how EXCITED I am to see that there is a website for women about automobiles. I did not have a male figure in my life growing up (and don't currently have a husband or boyfriend who can teach me), so this is exciting for me to learn about automobiles. I have a question but I have a story to the question first... Last year, ...
My Chevy Blazer S10 stalls or nearly stalls when I start it up in the morning to drive to work. It starts okay, but when I put on the brakes at a stop light and accelerate when the light turns green, the car acts like it's going to die, and sometimes does. I have to give it gas very gently or it will die. I have had mechanics at the local Chevy dealer ...
This is a 2003 VW Jetta 1.8L Turbo GLS model. It will crank but will not start. This happened intermittently over a few week period of time. I had gone out and messed with it multiple times and got it to start multiple times. However, now it won't start almost no matter what I try. Before when I got it to start, I had cleaned out the spark plugs which ...
I have a 1998 Honda accord lx 4 cly five spend the power steering fluid is leaking. I noticed when the car was idiling it wasn't leaking but when I drove the car it left two lines of power steering fluid about two feet apart. I replaced the power steering pump and o-ring then drove the car around the block but it still left two lines of power steering fluid ...
My Ford explore doesn't want to want to stay running and also doesn't want to idle I changed a few sensors in it that didn't work not sure what else to do kid anyone advise me

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