WHERE is the diagnostic port on 2008 KIA spectra 5?

Under the dash directly above the accelerator pedal

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How do you put a front license plate on a 1995 geo prism?

i have a 95 Prizm and i just bolted the plate to the bumper. it does the same the as a bracket. but it cost no money.

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What is the spark plug gap on a 1992 Ford escort 1.8 16v?

.039-.043 and you can also look under the hood and read were it says tune-up specifications and it should sometimes say plug gap ...

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How do you check if you have an alarm on your Honda Civic?

Try breaking in to it.

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What does the license plate look like?

dunno, generally, each car gets one dose of such a license plate every couple of years, with different stickers given annually. Its kind of like a booster shot for immunization, without the needle.

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Your 1992 Toyota Paseo 5spd doesn't like to go in reverse as long as you don't go in reverse it shifts fine but after it's been in reverse it doesn't want to shift unless you turn the car off and on?

Back into parking spaces.How with no reverse??????? Try again

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What are the signs of needing a new head gasket and head bolt set?

water mixed in oil, check dipstick, looks milky in color. quick overheating. visible leaks around head gasket.

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Is there an exemption for front license plate requirements in Texas?

No. you have to have them both on the car or truck.

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How can you make your 2003 golf alert you that you've left your car lights on when you get out It used to but now it's stopped?

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_can_you_make_your_2003_golf_alert_you_that_you%27ve_left_your_car_lights_on_when_you_get_out_It_used_to_but_now_it%27s_stopped"

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Is the wire going to the parking brake positive or ground Honda prelude 1994?

The wire should rest at 12V+ or zero but when the parking brake is on the wire goes 12V- .

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What does an Idaho license plate look like?

== == It has The word Idaho on the top and right below that it has the plate number... Under the plate number it has the Phrase "Famous Potatos". The Picture in the backround is bluish mountains and a White sky..... :)

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What causes a grinding noise from the right passenger side?

Bearings, cv shaft, or brakes.

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Is it illegal to have no front license plate in New Mexico?

No, it is not illegal. New Mexico does not require a front state license plate.

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The ALB light on the dashboard of a Honda prelude 1988 model is always on what does it mean and why does it stay on?

The ALB light comes on because of a malfunction in the Anti-Lock brake system, simply this means that you will have no ALB, but normal braking will continue.

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When is the best time to check the oil in your car?

When it is cold and on a level pavement One week after changing it, which should be every 3000 miles.

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What is on Obama's license plate?

It says: No. 1 Presedent

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Are Germany licenses plates illegal in California if you have it on the front of your car?

California requires a license plate on the front and back of the car. You have to remove your plates from Germany.

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Where are car license plate made?

In prisons all over the united states.

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What does the state license plate look like?

michigan plate and sticker

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How does a Honda civic water pump work?

the water pump is turned by the timing belt and it is recommended that you change the belt at the same time as the water pump

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Why do you need a front license plate?

Because your local/national ordinances demand it.

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If you voluntarily offer your car for repo in Colorado How much of the remaining debt can you be liable for?

The difference in what the car sells for and the balance on the loan, plus repo, and administrative costs. Very, very, bad idea to allow this to happen. Sit down with the lender and work something out. They do not want to repo your car. Voluntary repossession hurts your credit just as much as the...

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Who is affected if you ran a red light and its not your car?

If you get a citation from a traffic cop, the ticket is yours. If the intersection has a camera that catches the vehicle in violation, the owner will get the ticket. It would probably be the person that you borrowed the car from. Because if you ran the red light, the camera or police would always...

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What is wrong with my car it is a 1999 Buick Le Sabre and is making a clicking noise that increases when you step on the gas?

== == Change the oil Assuming your oil is in good condition, the problem ofclicking noise is a very vauge description,, but look into these possible issues..a vaccum leak, bad fuel injector system, rack and pinion gear clamps,maybe just a worn drive belt,or a sticking lifter or rocker arm

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What oil do you use in a 1992 Ford Tempo?

15 year old car? I'd go up to a High-mileage 10W-40 and stick in 20 percent Lucas oil additive. Phil

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What is the difference between a sensor ground and a chassis ground?

It depends what kind of sensor and how it is wired. Usually the "sensor ground" refers to the ground source at the sensor's plug. Usually that leads back to the ECM. Sometimes it's the threads where the sensor screws into the vehicle. If a wire brakes or corrosion builds up between parts the re...

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What are the all the possible causes for an 1985 Toyota le van electronic fuel injection not getting gas to the injectors and so not starting?

Faulty fuel pump, fuel pump relay or fuse, fuel filter, connectors or possibly even something else... who knows what without first checking?

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Cavalier 1999 with a2.2 what can cause a problem to start the engine after the head gasket have been change?

Timing not set up properly

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If your car goes back when you put it in drive and you have to hit the gas hard to make it go forward especially on a hill what is the problem?

Hey Kim==This is normal with some cars and I wouldn't worry about it.Goodluck, Joecheck that your transmission fluid is full, not over full. Or just change it. Sometimes it gets contaminated

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1999 town car hard starting will not idle have to push on gas pedal to keep running?

Try cleaning the MAF (Mass Air Flow) sensor. Use MAF sensor cleaner only and follow directions on the can.

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Why it's not easy to start your car Range rover 4.6 year 1998 It's takes long time for the starter to work like an old man try to stand?

check to make you have a good battery, if it is good, it probably needs a new starter.

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How much is an old Honda Civic?

Probably about $5,000 or so in low miles and good shape in and out.

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What fuse controls the instrument panel light on a 1999 Chevy silverado?

Parking/tailight fuseActually the shift indicator is powered by ign 0 in side fuse panel and the tach and speedo are powered by ign 1 fuse!

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Do you need a front license plate in California?

Yes, California is so stict these days...

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Hot air is coming out of the car air condition is off Honda civic?

heater control cable not adjusted properly?

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What is the Arkansas law on front license plates?

The state of Arkansas does not require you have a front license plate. You only need a rear plate.

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How do you move the piston back when changing rear brake pads on a Honda prelude 2.2 vti-r 93?

If parking brake is operated through service brake--then piston is threaded into caliper body--special tool is needed (not expensive) available at Sears or auto parts

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How many license plates do you need in Wisconsin?

2 one in front of vehicle and one in the back

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Will a 1.6-6 Honda motor work in place of a 1.6-8 motor in a 2000 Honda Civic The Civic I am buying has a 1.6-8 engine and the one I am buying if it works is a 1.6-6 out of a 1997.?

The simple answer to this question is a "Yes." It can be done with a few extra parts from the donor car. The ECU (Engine Control Unit) must be replaced with one from the donor car, and a wire must be run from the ECU to the VTEC solenoid on the new (replacement) motor.There are many resources on ...

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Is Honda a good brand?

Yes, it is. Honda (along with Toyota) is one of the best brands of cars. I would suggest it.

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Your Car Makes A Clicking Noise Today I Was Making A U Turn. And My Acura Legend Stop Moving It Stay On And Made A Loud Clicking Noise What Is Wrong With The Car?

It sounds like a CV axle shaft has come loose from the transaxle. This is usually caused by an improperly installed axle shaft of missing or damaged snap-ring type retainer.

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What would cause brake lights to come on when you turn on headlights on a 1990 firebird but work normal when headlights are off?

I might start by checking the ground wire of the taillight assembly. Make sure there isn't any rust that is preventing a good electrical connection to the chassis ground.

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What is the part name for the connector that connects all the drivers door wiring to the car in a Civic LX?

Hello, I'm pretty sure that what you are talking about is the driver's door harness,(the fat hose looking thing that goes from the actual car to the driver's door). I replaced this part not so long ago since my power windows were not working and I had to kinda press on that thing for them to work...

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Where is the governor located inside the tranny?

It is only located in the tranny pre-op. Post-op it becomes a 'governor'

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Why would a 1998 Honda Civic idle speed drop to almost zero when you start it up It idles a 1000 to 1200 for a few seconds and then drops to around 300 or so?

Hi Your ECU needs re-setting. Detach the negative cable from the battery. Press break pedal for ten seconds. Leave car detached for two hours. Attach battery. Warning, you will probably lose your radio pre-sets, so make sure you have the re-activation codes. Start car, DO NOT TOUCH THE ACCELERATO...

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How long can you stay in a car with the windows rolled up?

Depends on the conditions. If it's not too hot and the car vents are set to outside air ... then you can stay indefinitely. Note all the RV's that people live in.On the other hand ... sitting in direct sunlight can raise the interior to oven-like temperatures in less than a half hour.

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What would cause a 1995 ford explorer transmission to JERKINGLY SHIFT AT TIMES?

This could be caused by a shift solinoid. The transmissions these days are controlled by the computer. Not knowing exactly what the car is doing or exactly what tranny it has leaves me to guess. The other option is that the tranny is going out slowly. This could be caused by a shift solinoid. The...

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Do you need front license plate in state of Nebraska?

Im from Nebraska and Yes you do you also need to make sure front and rear plates are up to date

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Does my car need transmission fluid?

vehicles with automatic transmissions require transmission fluid. vehicles with manual transmissions require either transmission fluid or gear oil. the fluid helps reduce friction between internal parts, reduce heat, and lubricates.

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What causes poor gas mileage?

Low tire pressure, using A/C, keeping windows open (wind drag), high profile vehicle (wind drag again), poorly serviced engine...there are probably more.Other than that weight plays a factor that many do not consider. Many people now take out spare tires in favor of a tire repair kit like "Slime"...

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Is the pulley bolt for the harmonic balancer on a 1998 Honda civic reverse thread?

No. Righty-tighty, lefty-loosey.Just removed mine and looking for the specs on the thread as it looks like the last person in put it back in with a hammer-drill and broke some of the threads on the bolt: hence, I need to run a bottoming tap into the crankshaft to make sure these threads are still...

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When do you need to replace transmission fluid?

My recommendation would be every 36,000 miles.

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Where is the O2 sensor located on a 1990 Honda civic?

its part of the exhaust system

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Why does a car die out when driving it?

It doesn't unless you go from F to E (THAT MEANS EMETY NOT.. FULL)

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What does it mean when a new car clicks when it accelerate but seems to perform fine?

Could mean 2 things; Its programmed to do that, or theres a problem but it really doesnt matter because it still performs the same.

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What is a Honda Civic's top speed?

50 mph scale speed. So, at 1:10 of normal car=5 mph net.

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How do you install brake shoes on rear of 87 Honda Civic?

If your not familiar with automotive brake repair basics, at least purchase a shop repair manual for that vehicle and have a mechanic check your work.

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Does a 93 Honda Civic dx transmission fit on a 97 Honda Civic dx?

No, they are different.

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How much will it cost to rebuild the transmission on a 2004 Volvo xc90?

To rebuild a 2004 Volvo it will cost between $1000 and $3000. It depends on who rebuilds it, the costs of the parts and where the parts are bought and any shipping costs.

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Can you swap a 97 civic non vtec engine for a 2002 non vtec civic engine?

It will probably be more work than it's worth. The computers aren't compatable.

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Was 2010 Honda Civic recall due to airbags default?

The 2010 Honda Civic had no re-calls

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How many license plates on a semitrailer?

2 plates on tractor 1 plate on trailer

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What are the specifications of a 1994 Honda Civic?

1.5liter SOHC Inline 4, [email protected] / 98 lb-ft @ 5000rpms. Stock tires P175/65r14

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How do you replace the ignition swithch on 1988 190e The steering is lock and turing the wheel is not helping?

you need a good manual (haynes is fine) for this job. i could try to explain it but even after seeing the photos and drawings in the manual i had to take it apart to understand.short version: remove instrument panel; remove kick panel above driver's legs; remove steering wheel; remove plastic tri...

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Why does the engine temperature rise when the car idles?

Your radiator cooling fan is malfunctioning

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Will 02 sensor work with 0ut heater?

Yes. Heater no work if 02 works on tuesdays. but will contiune work on sunday. But only in an odd mounth.

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What could cause a high pitched rattling noise that comes and goes on the front right side of a 94 manual transmission Honda civic with 210K miles?

this is a slightly vague question, but i will try to answer. check the front brakes. check the hubbearing. check cv axle, make sure axle nut is not loose.

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When do you new a new license plate?

Most likely you go back to the car dealership and they are supposed to tell you what to do and where to get the actual liscense plate

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What size transmission do you need for 26 inch rims on a car?

your question makes no sence.any over sized wheels will over stress your drive train.

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Your car over heated last night and you found your fluid low and rad cap loose tightened it and topped off fluid now car cabin has no heat what can be wrong?

well, try and locate the heater hoses going into the car from the engine. they will go into the fire wall. With the engine warm , turn the heat on . See if either of the hoses get hot . If they dont you have a problem on the engine side. Probably a air bubble that nees to be bled from the cooling...

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A sweet odor in your car?

this sweet smell sounds like you have an antifreeze leak in your heating/cooling system. most of the time it is the heater core

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Can changing timing belt cause head gasket problems?

Replacing the timing belt on an Interference engine, and doing it wrong, can cause serious problems. Busted piston, bent valve, cracked head, are a few.

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Why does my car shake when idling at a red light?

There are a few reasons why a car shakes when idling at a red light. Some reasons could be the ignition coil, motor mounts, or spark plug problems.

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Will a car still be drivable after the airbag deploys?

you cannot drive the car if the airbag is deployed, its pretty expensive to have them fixed

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What is in a ac dryer?

it has desacant bags in it to absorb the moisture. if not properly oiled before the system is evacuated the bags can burst ruining the new dryer if replacing.That's dessicant, not desacant.

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What can be wrong with a 1997 Honda Civic transmission when it starts skipping?

Hopefully it's just low on ATF if not you got problem$.

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If your airbags deploy is your car totaled?

No air bags can be replaced with new ones. Sometimes a very light impact will set off the air bags, repair and replacement is very common

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What causes a car to sputter and idle rough on my 1994 Honda civic lx?

That is not normal. There are many things that could be causing that problem. The easiest and cheapest thing you could do is to replace the fuel filter. Usually they will run just a few bucks at the local auto store. If that doesn't do the trick, try to see if your car is smoking at all and try t...

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What happens if a car has old and new refrigerant in the air conditioner?

Dangerous condition if you are mixing R-12 and R-134 not compatible with each other

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What does it say on the bottom of new jersey's license plate?

Garden State "Garden State".

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What is the spark plug gap for a 1995 Mercury Cougar XR7?

This information can be found in your owner's manual, or under the hood on a placard. If you do not have one, then you need to get one. Dealer, E-Bay, Salvage Yard, and many online sites are sources for a manual. Use Google and search with the term, "Automobile Owner's Manual".

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What does it mean when a car overheats only during idle RPM with air conditioner on?

clean rad & cond at the car wash see if that wont help

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How can you get into your car without keys?

try a coat hanger or a hammer to bust the window. IF a window is down enough, you can use a wire coathanger and hook and pull the lock up, which is difficult in late model cars. OR you can call a locksmith. Or you can get the vin number which is visible on most cars on the driver's side of the da...

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Do you need a front license plate in Massachusetts?

No, just on the rear of the vehicle

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When you try to start your truck it makes a clicking noise and the lights get dim the more you try to start it the dimmer they get what could be the problem?

Weak battery or starter motor shorted out internally.

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What can cause the mirrors on 1997 Chrysler con to stop working?

Broken wires in left door or fuse

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Will a 1996 accord lx wheels fit on a 2000 accord ex?

Yes. I got the SE rims from 96-97 4lugs and put it on the 98-00, and then switch 96 EX rims to 98-00.My friend bought the '01 rims and put it on his '96 Accord.The bolt patterns are the same so it works, bro.

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What makes a car backfire?

bad ignition timing is correct. The timing gears may have slipped, and if the timing system uses a belt instead of a chain then the belt could have worn. The timing systen keeps the intake, exhaust and cyclinder pistons all in time so the engine will fire correctly. If the belt or chain slips eve...

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How many miles before the cam belt need changing on a fiesta LX 1.2?

The cam belt in a Fiesta LX 1.2 is not a part that needs to be changed at any certain time. It should be inspected every 100,000 miles and changed only if it shows signs of wear or breaks.

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What the lights on the dash for a 1999 Mercury Cougar are for no handbook with your car?

You can view the 1999 Mercury Cougar owners manual online at :www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces )Click on Owner Guides

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How do you replace and locate the map sensor in a 1990 Honda civic?

the map sensor is located on top the intake manifold and reads off map sensor just disconnect wire then get a Philips screw driver and take off then replace and put back on

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Where is number 1 on the distributor cap of a 1994 d15b7 Honda?

Number 1 on the distributor cap is the top post closet to the firewall. Looking at the distributor cap it would be...top row 1-3bottom 2-4

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How much transmission fluid does a 2007 Honda Civic Coupe need?

A 2007 Honda Civic Coupe will hold approximately 3 quarts of transmission fluid. The transmission fluid can be purchased at any auto parts store.

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What does a minnesota license plate look like?

Its letters and everything else are blue. It has the shape of the state right in between the 3 numbers and 3 letters. On the bottom of it, there are words that read, "Land of 10,000 Lakes."

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You replaced the heads on an 85 Chevy pickup The truck won't start Makes a lot of noise does not fire Need help with the timing and firing you have tried everything What am you doing wrong?

The firing order is 1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2 Distributor rotates clockwise. Are you sure you have the valves adjusted correctly. Here is an excellent site that explains this procedure in detail. http://www.centuryperformance.com/valveadjustment.asp

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Signs you need to change transmission fluid?

Dark colored fluid or if the fluid has a burned odor, but If you have mechanical problems it is probably to late for a fluid change to make any difference.

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Will transmission fluid help if your car wont stay in gear?

Automatic transmission fluid level has to be maintaned for proper operation, check the level with the dipstick, it is marked to show low or full

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How do you hook up a led license plate?

unless its clear or Red,any other color is illegal. just hook the positive wire to the licence plate light wire and the negative to the body close to the plate.I have put on a few of these, but they always break in winter,back into snow banks.

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