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We recently took our truck, a 2006 Honda Ridgeline, into a shop for transmission problems. We have been told that the transmission, as well as the radiator both need to be replaced. The radiator evidently leaked into the transmission. After a $2,600 quote, we had another call from the same shop informing us that the engine was now also shot. Apparently ...
Just spent $800 on engine and Nissan Altima was running well. Now a check engine alert ( : / idk) came on . What problem is indicated by this code??
I bought a used 1996 toyota celica with the engine running ,when i turn on my lights engine shuts down. then I have to wait to restart it again.
Is replacing O2 sensors on Toyota's a common problem? This is my 3rd Toyota that when "check engine" light came on, I was told O2 sensor needed replacing. I believe the mechanic said it was Front, possibly what is called the Bank 1, this time. This gets confusing when I call the parts house and they can't tell me exactly how many sensors my car has. I have ...
My Jaguar S-Type engine light was lit on the dashboard of. the car is overdue for NYS inspection. my mechanic analyzed it and found the oxygen sensor need to be replaced. he replaced it, engine light went off. NOW THE PROBLEM: replacing the sensor seemed to create a need to boot up the computer; mechanic asked me to drive around town and on highway for ...
Hi Patty and expertsÔÇ"I have a 2001 Toyota Celica GTS with 201,000 miles. I've done all of the standard maintenance over the years and have never had the "Check Engine" light come on until this week. I hooked up a OBDII and came up with P0420 01/01. I see this is "Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold (Bank 1)". In this hot, rainy summer in the ...
I have a 99' vw Beetle. I ran the car on low oil for about a week. Immediately after that, I put oil in the car. When I drove it down the road it started to over heat, and then completely shut off at a red light. I made it to a safe destination. I got an oil change. But then my radiator hose broke. Causing the car to run on little to no water. I would ...

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