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Head light

September 29, 2017, 3:08 am

I have Nissan Sentra GXE 1999. recently my headlights are not properly working. whenever i light up normal light it is quite dim. but my high beam works well.It has seperate bulbs for high beam and n... Read more »

Toyota keys (why do they lock themselves in the car?)

September 25, 2017, 3:52 am

These are the key fobs that lock themselves in the car! It takes one key to open the car, and two of those doohickies to start the car with the o... Read more »

cleaning cloth seat

September 24, 2017, 3:01 pm

Borrowed a car for a the weekend as mine went in the shop on friday. Mine are all leather seats but this is a cloth seat. I just want to clean it f... Read more »

Making new keys for a 2005 Toyota

September 24, 2017, 5:13 am

I get conflicting stories about making additional keys for my 2005 Toyota. The Amazon page that sells keyblanks says I can't do it myself, need a locksmith or dealer. But googling for instructio... Read more »

Grom Audio, adding USB and Bluetooth to your car radio

September 23, 2017, 3:01 pm

I'm thinking of installing a Gromaudio device that, if your car radio has a CD changer input jack, allows for USB input, AUX input from a cellphone, and for another $50 Bluetooth use of the cellpho... Read more »

Tire Pressure Monitor System Question

September 21, 2017, 10:52 am

Hello, Family member has a 2015 Subaru Outback Premium. Will be having all 4 tires replaced soon (at approx. 50,000 miles) Question regarding the Tire Pressure Monitor System, please: The quote w... Read more »

removing the thermostat

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September 20, 2017, 11:25 am

Do not remove the thermostat in the engine cooling system as this may cause the engine to overheat. The thermostat is designed to con- trol the flow of coolant to keep the temperature of the eng... Read more »

How hard is it to replace a clutch in a 5-speed manual transmission?

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September 20, 2017, 12:30 am

How hard is it to replace a clutch in a 5-speed manual transmission? I have never done it, but it's generally cheaper to buy the tools and do it yourself than to pay someone else. Plus you generall... Read more »

DIY for changing gear lube on a Toyota W59 5-speed manual transmission

September 19, 2017, 8:43 am

I have never changed transmission fluid before so below is my DIY which I post for critique so that I can learn how to do a better job next time. Also I ask how to tell why the clutch pedal feels ... Read more »

Anyone know the crush washer sizes for Toyota 4Runner

September 19, 2017, 1:15 am

Anyone know the crush washer sizes for Toyota gear boxes? I picked up three of the four to measure for future reference. Oil Drain Bolt Gaske... Read more »

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No high beam on chevrolet cavalier?

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Hi there. Struggling here and could really do with some help please. Got a 1999 chevrolet cavalier, (in Canada) and I lost the use of the high beam. Really strange as the main drive lights work and t... Read more »

Transmission shudder when idle?

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My 1975 Triumph 2500 automatic (Borg Warner type 35, three speed, no lock up) is misbehaving itself. The car shudders severely from about 40 mph onwards, you can feel the whole car shimmering. To try... Read more »

Help: I broke the Capillary tube on my ac thermostat!

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I broke the capillary tube coming out of the ac thermostat while taking apart the dash. I see that it is only a $35 part, but i am wondering what kind of a job it is going to be to replace. I can't... Read more »

How do you flush the heater core in a 1992 Buick Lesabre

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Hello everyone, My 1992 Buick LeSabre does not blow any heat anymore, (the fan works but no heat). The coolant levels are fine and I was told that I should try to flush the heater core. How do you ... Read more »

94 chevy astro oil pressure switch problem

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I have a '94 astro van with the 4.3 tbi system. The vehicle starts up for a few minutes when cold then dies when warm and will not restart untill cold again. I figured out I am losing voltage to the ... Read more »

Snap-On MT2261 manual needed

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Looking for an operating manual for a Snap-On MT2261 timing light. Anyone have a source? Been all over Snap-On's website and no joy there. Googled it and same result. Thanks for any help. Read more »

catalytic converter orientation

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I bought a new aftermarket catalytic converter for an '85 Dodge B150 and I'm not sure how it fits... there is a little L shaped tube that comes off the body. I'm pretty sure it points foreward and on... Read more »

Blown ECM Fuse 6.5 Diesel 1998

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The ECM fuse on our 1998 6.5 Diesel (GM 1/2 ton) keeps blowing, as soon as the ignition is turn on. The negative battery connection were all corroded. Which we cleaned, but still the same results. W... Read more »

Cleaning Dry Crumbly Grease Out of a Ball Joint

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I went to give my new-to-me truck its first shots of grease since I bought it. I had some trouble with the passenger side lower ball joint in that it seems that the grease doesn't have any oil left.... Read more »

1457 P Code 1999 Honda Accord

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I have a 1999 Honda Accord with an emissions P-Code 1457 which AllData says is a vacuum leak or faulty solinoid at the rear area around the vapor canister. I ran all the tests and am still having ... Read more » is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.