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My check engine light was on for some time. My mechanic was monitoring it until finally said that my catalytic converter needed to be replaced to pass inspection. I just picked up the car and it seems to be noisier than before the replacement. The noise is coming from underneath the car near the driver seat. Will this noise go away after some driving or ...
My car value only $ 500 I have check engine sign and felt like transmission problem(like automatically increase and decrease speed),thus I like request if know then give approx.free estimate to repair my car in terms of value and time frame.
1. My vehicle has 4 oxygen sensors...how do I know which one to replace.? 2. How important is it to replace it? 3. Will this sensor malfunction effect the engine 4. How difficult is it to replace it 5. How much do they cost?
After changing the alternator, I notice that the car is running rough and the check engine light is on. What could it be?
Hello ladies, I have a bit of a problem with my 2000 Subabru Outback. It first off has 189,600 miles on it and have had it for only ten months. I have two different problems with it currently. 1. My steering wheel vibrates pretty bad when I am going around 60 mph or faster. This happened out of no where when I was driving on a long trip. I did ...
I have a 1999 Chrysler 300M. It won't start. I drove it home yesterday and parked it. I came out a few hours later and it wouldn't start. I pressed the fuel pressure valve and a weak stream of gas trickled out. I sprayed starter fluid into the air intake and the engine started and ran for a second. I disco'd battery, dropped the tank and replaced the fuel ...
I went to the beach the other day and got stuck in the sand i was helped out and had to push on the gas and my off road light came on. Now im starting to hear a lil clicking sound in my car.... My neighbor said i messed up my engine but no engine light has came on i dont know wat to do.

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