If after a car starts fine you try to press on the gas but nothing happens in drive and this happens randomly what could it be?

The TPS or throttle position sensor most likely is starting to fail.Its job is to tell the computer that the throttle has been opened,however when they start to get weak they fail to relay this information.

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How does one learn to drive a stickshift?

You learn to drive a stickshift, or manual geared car, slowly and carefully, as it needs a delicate balance between the clutch pedal and the accelerator pedal, with the foot or handbrake thrown in for hill starts.When you depress the clutch, you are pushing on a spring that separates the motor fr...

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What type or rating of car adapter is necessary to power an espresso machine?

A home espresso machine needs to heat water in a boiler to build up steam. I imagine most home modles would work with a 300 watt inverter, but if you have a pump driven system, like a Starbucks Barrista it may take more. If you don't know what you have, a pump driven system usually costs more tha...

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What would be the problem when the transmission on a 94 Chevy pickup 4 wheel drive reverse works has a hard time pulling in drive and overdrive first low works ok and low gear?

There is no way to know with the provided info.I did have one that behaved like this and the computer was not controling the Transmision, so it stayed in second gear all the time. Called "Limp in Mode"These trucks tend to have transmisions that work or fail completly very quickly otherwise.You ne...

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Is a manual transmission hard to drive in the city?

It is not hard if you know how to drive a manual. If you're thinking about changing your transmission: Buy another car with an A/T instead. It is way more cost effective.

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How do you make the 4 wheel drive work on 93 explorer?

Electric?Put transmission into neutral prior to shifting into 4wd Low

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If you lower 72 truck can you use solid drive-shaft?

Intermediate links on driveshafts are there for two reasons, the first is to allow for greater suspention travel without binding of the u-joints, the second and usually unkown is to eliminate twisting of the the driveshaft body. The longer the driveshaft the more twist that can occur, this puts t...

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How do you fix a 1988 Celebrity that will start but when put into reverse or drive it dies?

This is a very common problem. You have a faulty TCC solenoid. I have replaced this sensor with very simple tools (a 10 mm socket, a rachet, a gasket scraper, a T15 or T20 Torx driver, and replacement parts). It took me about 1 hour to complete having never done this job befor. The following link...

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Should 13 and up be able to Drive?

No. I'm in favor of raising the legal driving age to at least 18. 13 year olds don't have the maturity to be responsible for a vehicle and the risk of killing people.Answer: I think the government should allow 13 year olds to drive with a bigger background check and a harder driving test.

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If you drive your vehicle with 2 of the 6 cylinders only having 50 combustion how long can you expect the engine to hold up?

not long If you are saying that you only have 50 psi compression on two of the cylinders, then you need to find out why those two cylinders are that low on compression. You may have burnt valves, broken rings, or a blown head gasket. A blown head gasket is very serious and should be repaired ASAP...

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What causes'99 subaru legacy outback shift hard from park to drive.I have to press on brake about 5 times before it goes into drive?

Shift interlock switch going bad? Check to make sure brake lights are working when it doesn't shift - could be a bad or misadjusted stop light switch - same circuit

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Why won't the 4 wheel drive won't engage on my 1994 blazer s10?

The s10 4 wheel drive systems are vacuum activated and most problems with engagment can be traced to 3 possible culprits - leaking vacuum lines, faulty transfer case vacuum switch (part # 89059420) or faulty vacuum actuator (part # 25031740) which usually is located under the battery tray. These ...

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How do you unlock 4 wheel drive druck?

what do you mean by unlock, if you mean the steering wheel lock then yoou put the key in the ignition and turn it while you wiggle the wheel

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Is the performance of a Z06 that different from that of a stock C5 corvette?

Yes, besides an increase to 405 hp (385 hp in 2001). The suspension is tighter, the engine block is aluminium, the exhaust is Titanium. The gearing is different and the red line is raised.

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Is it bad to text and drive?

Of course!!!Texting while driving lowers your focus on the task at hand which is driving, and therefore will not enable you to be as quick to react to situations.

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