Why would a car accelerate normal on low gas but becoming sluggish after being topped up?

check that the fuel filler cap is venting to allow air into tank to displace fuel.easiest way to check this is to drive with the fuel cap removed and see what the results are

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How do you adjust the bands on a th400 transmission?

they are not maintenance adjustable on the th400

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What makes a car burn oil?

AnswerA car burns oil due to overheating being one issue. Overheating can be caused by something small as a leaking seal or a blown gasket, old hoses, or as big as a crack on an engine head or even worse a crack on the engine block itself. A car can also burn oil when it is almost gone. Word to t...

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Your 91 areo star jumped out of gear while driving down the road and now won't shift?

sounds like you smoked out the clutch....

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Why car diagnostic scanner shows the code P0404 what does that mean?

You have a problem with the EGR system.

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How do you make your car break down?

Put diesel in it. Or drain all of the oil/antifreeze if you want the damage to be most likely irreversable.🚗🚙 yer

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Can a 13 inch rim off a geo storm fit on a 1992 geo metro?

NO! Geo Storms have a 4X100mm bolt pattern, a Geo Metro has 4X114.3mm bolt pattern.

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When you step on accelerate in parkwhy dose my engine pulse?

miss fire , vaccum leaking , worse case dead cylinder

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How do you tighten the parking brake on a 1991 Geo Tracker?

Make sure service brakes are adjusted properly Emergency brake adjuster should either be under vehicle at junction of cables or at the side of the handle between the seats (May have to remove plastic trim) Set parking brake at 3 clicks-wheels should be held firm at this point

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What is wrong when I step on the brake and air is coming out?

What could be wrong is your brake fluid is low in the Brake fluid container, could be a knot (kink) in the pipes or it needs to be bled in.

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What do you look for when the rear window defogger quits working in a 1997 Gep Prism?

Blown fuse, one of the wires broken, or the rear unit is unhooked. If you find it is a broken wire within the windshield heater unit, there are repair kits for this. Ask any parts store for the kit.

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Will 22 inch rims damage my transmission?

It depends. Take this into consideration. You car seats probably 4 people right? Ok, each person will weigh probably anywhere from 150-300lbs. So lets say each person is 200lbs, including you, that's 800lbs+ your car is tugging along....now compare that to 4 size 22inch rims that probably weigh 7...

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Why would a car accelerate without pressing the gas?

Two things:The accelerator cable is frayed or sticking. Change it or lube it alot.Your idle is too high. Have it lowered.The problem could be some type of vacuam problem. That is what happened to our Explorer. Or maybe a throttle body problem?if you mean accelerator sticking, I would check the th...

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No power going up hill rough idle?

Vacuum leak, defective spark plugs or wires. Vacuum leak would be the #1 suspect.

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How do you program a GM keyless entry 25678792?

You need to list the Year, Make & Model of the vehicle that you want to program it with.

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Im going to buy a 350 430hp motor you need a tranny want 350 but do you need a high performance one plus you were told to keep RPMs at 25 or 2600 RPMs how do you go about cooosing one?

2600 rpms are very low for a gasoline engine much less a highperformance engine. if it was me, I'de find a turbo 400 transmission. They are a lot stronger. They were common in pickups and stationwagons. they should also cost about the same to have built.

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Will 18-inch rims fit on a 1998 Lincoln Town Car?

Yes I started with 18s now I have 20s with no rubbing

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What causes a stripped lug nut?

Not aligning the threads up correctly and forcing the lug nut onto the wheel stud will strip the lug nut.

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What would cause a rattling noise like rocks in a can when pressing on the gas pedal at a low speed?

You could be very low on oil, check your oil and add to the full line.

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My 97 kia sportage has no power going up hills?

if the vehicle is running properly(regular maintanance, tune-ups etc..), you have to downshift on inclines if your vehicle is standard shift. if automatic, disengage overdrive while going up hills.

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Is an Impala a good car?

Yes, they are good cars.

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How do you Jack up a car?

First of all you get a jack. Under the car near the tyres, there is usually like circual rubber black dots. You out the jack on one of these, Preferebly the one that is clossest to your flat tyre. Once ir is under the car u then jack it up

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Does it matter where you put a mass air flow sensor as long as its between the filter and manifold?

Between the air filter and the throttle plate.

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Why do you need a car tracking system?

some reasons for having a tracking system would include the ability to aid in recovery after a theft. also in a crisis it allows emergency help to locate you easier. They also can come in handy if you need to track the day to day movement of employees or wayward teen drivers. some allow notificat...

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How do you change dimmer switch on 1984 pickup?

Specify make and model of truck

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How reliable is the low oil pressure light on a 1997 ford expedition?

oil;lights are nicknamed idiot lights they only come on after the damager is done an idiot doesnot check oil reularly therefore the lights are not reliable at all

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What is the wiper blade size on a 2008 Scion xd?

The rear wiper blade is a Scion-only part and you have to go back to the dealer for it. See sources and related links below for the front wiper information (which is universal and you can get aftermarket wipers)

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Where could the leak on the evap be coming from on a 2004 Impala or can the solenoid go bad?

Small EVAP leaks can be hard to find. Most shops will perform a smoke test to pinpoint the source of a small leak. Leaks can be found anywhere from the purge valve on the engine all the way back to the gas cap including the vent valve, charcoal canister, steel lines, filler neck, rotted fuel tank...

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How do I find the engine size on a 1965 Chevrolet Impala SS?

Locate the small flat pad area on the front passenger side of the block just below the front passenger side of the head. You may need to clean that area to see the stamped ID numbers. Post all the letters and numbers you find on that pad and we can decode them for you.

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Is 5x108 and 5x115 bolt pattern the same?

NO. one is 108mm and one is 115mm. However, some wheels have 10 holes, so they may fit both bolt patterns.

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How much does a salvage title reduce value?

A salvage title will reduce the value of an automobile by about 50 percent. However, in some cases, it will reduce the value by 80 percent.

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How do you adjust parking barke on 1997 Toyota tercel?

1st make sure that service brakes are adjusted properly Adjustment will either be under the vehicle at the junction of the 3 cables or at the handle itself (may have to remove trim for access) Set to 3 clicks and wheels should be locked at this point Tighten cable adjustment nut

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What is the average cost of a used car?

There is no real average as their is such a wide range of prices in used cars. I would think, based on what I know, that $10,000 would be about average.There is no real average as their is such a wide range of prices in used cars. I would think, based on what I know, that $10,000 would be about a...

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Why are valves noisy?

Could be there is too much clearance.

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Your 91 Astro v6 runs fine at a steady speed but when going up a hill it starts skipping intermittantly?

hello \ ihad this prob with my van 90 and it was the fuel pump hope this helps

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What kind of gas should you use in your pathfinder?

Some use Regular and some use Premium. You fail to list year and engine, so I cannot provide an answer.

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Why won't car jack up?

simple physics. the point of x is lighter then the 30 degree margin between A and C. you must reduce the tension

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What is the color code 2005 impala vin 2G1WF52E259169134?

Hi, the color or paint code is not in the VIN number. There should be a sticker on the under side of your trunk lid. It has the VIN and also several other groups of numbers. The color code is a number, at the bottom of the sticker and normally begins with "U" my impala is blue and the code is U 3...

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Why does your car smell like burning oil?

A smeel of burning oil can be two ways- A leak that runs down the engine and heated up - Cooking the residue off- clean the engine -could be some small amounts of smoke like a light fog around compartment and engine at stop, The other smell of oil can come from burning internally - you would have...

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What do you have to remove to change the thermostat?

Most vhicles you have to take the coolant hose off that leads into the engine block and replace the disc that`s under the housing. Above is correct - but to elaborate - you'll probably see a rounded bulbous housing with 2 or 3 nuts attaching it to the engine. under this is a very simple heat acti...

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Can 24's fit on a 2003 Cadillac Deville?

yes it can,however, it requires some cutting mods. and the wheel well plastic trimed

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Is 5x108 and 5x115 bolt pattern?

yes, those are two different bolt patterns, the 5 indicating how many bolts and the 108 or 115 indicating the spacing between bolts

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How do you adjust rear band on transmission for a vs commodore 6hdd?

How do you adjust rear band on transmission for a vs commodore 6hdd? f

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Why does your intake valve push rod keep coming unseated?

I would suspect a bent pushrod but check the rocker for wear also. Good luck.

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Why would your car not accelerate beyond 20 miles an hour even when you step on the gas?

happened with my dads auto transmission.. it was shot and it wouldn't shift out of the 1st automatic gear, hence, not being able to accelerate over 20/ It could also be a tranmission tourque converter failing. Also could be a broken gear inside the tranny, which will not engage no matter what. I ...

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