Why do your rear passenger side brakes make a clicking sound when braking?

Try looking at the brake pads. You may need new ones. If that isn't the problem, try tightening the bolts on your tire they may be loose.

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I want to convert a VW mk2 golf gti from an 8 valve to a 2 liter kr engine Ive got the engine complete and the ECU with wiring what else do I need?

you will also need the fuel tank and all the plugs and even the ignition

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Why does your car rev up when cruising around 40mph when giving a little gas not enough for the overdrive to kick in though?

check to see if you are using correct trans fluid. mercon v only for your car

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What is the bolt pattern on a 2003 VW GTI?

count the number of studs, then Measure it. the distance from the center of one stud to the center of the one across from it is your bolt circle.

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How do you take out a 2001 Celica GT-S headlight?

I wish I knew myself. The dealer says you have to remove the whole front bumper ass'y and it takes 1 to 1.5 hours for the labor.

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How do you know when your ignition switch has went out?

You know your ignition switch has gone out when you turn the key and there is no click or any noise at all. If there is a click or other audible noise it is probably the spark plug or something of that sort.

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Is 5999 too much for a 2001 Volkswagen Golf?

You do not provide enough information for an accurate answer. What model Golf is it? How many miles on the odometer? Condition of the vehicle? Which engine, diesel or gasoline? All of these things effect the value. So click the link and see for yourself what it is worth.http://www.nadaguides.com/...

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Why Starting problems now and then civic 97 mod pls help changed starter?

Check your timing... Also make sure your distributor is still good... I just had to change mine on my 97 civic

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What could cause coolant to overflow even though engine temperature is normal on a cool day and no coolant was added?

An old or non-working radiator cap.

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You lost the keys to your car and you can't find the key code where it should be you have a 1990 maxima?

nissan dealership will have code and can make new key based on vin.

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When the brakes are pressed hard why would the car make a thumping sound?

More details would help a lot but going on the details you provided. I would guess possibly a defective strut or strut mount. A defective spring or one of its components. A defective shock and or possibly a bad ball joint. I would try pushing up and down on each corner of the car and see if you h...

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Your coolant light comes on for about 1 min in morning when you first start your car. Does this mean that there is a bigger problem then just adding coolant?

If you are having to add coolant, then you have a leak. The leak may be minor or it may be serious is the leak is internal, as in a blown head gasket.

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Can you bypass a fuel pump relay?

No You Will Not Be Able To Do This. The Relay Is Required To Make Your Electrical System Work For The Fuel Pump. The Relay Is A Switch Unto Its Self. It Shuts The On And Off As Required By The Fuel System. Even If You Were To Bypass It. The Pump Would Run All The Time. Suggest You Install A New R...

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Which fuses in the fuse block of a 1987 Cutlass Supreme controls the rear defogger and windshield wipers and washer?

I have an '87 Cutlass Supreme Broughm and my rear-defog doesnt work either but my wipers are working. My power door locks, left signal light and power seat do not work either. My 4-way hazards do work though. I am hoping that someone can tell me which fuse this might be,

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Your 1988 corvette has 3 dead cylinders why. the engine runs. there is a great amount of pressure inside the engine when running remove oil filler cap and the pressure come out very strongly.?

You may have broken rings in the 3 dead cylinders allowing compressed air-gas mixture to enter the crankcase.

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What is the problem of low level of coolant even the coolant level was up at the resever tank for 1994 STS?

On the display of the car's computer Opel Vectra B , produced on 1997, very often present note: Coolant level. We will appreciate your replayabout what does it means. Thank you, Regards

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What is EPC?

The Electronic Product Code, (EPC), is a family of coding schemes for Gen 2 RFID tags. It is designed to meet the needs of various industries, whilst guaranteeing uniqueness for all EPC-compliant tags. The EPC accommodates existing coding schemes and defines new schemes where necessary. The EPC w...

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You lost your keys to your 2005 Stratus Is there any way you can get a new one without taking your car in?

You can get blank keys and keyfobs for it on eBay but you still have to have someone program it anyway.

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How do you find very lost things such as two pairs of car keys that went missing simultaneously - a near miracle - when you have already retraced steps checked all likely spots many unlikely?

Try asking a friend or someone you know if they saw where you might of dropped it. And if you have already looked in many places look again and try looking in the most obvious places. Are you sure they weren't stolen? Have you had anyone in your home recently that you didn't know really well (cab...

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Is grinding engine numbers legal?

Its not like a gun serial number, the numbers are used to identify the group and specs on the engine for rebuilding purposes, they also identify an engine to a vehicle serial number. During an inspection process sometimes they attempt to match up serial numbers to authenticate the vehicles histor...

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Your camaro starts easy when cold but when it warms up and try to start it again it seems like it barely is going to start your pistons were bored out is the bore not big enuf for the pistons?

Sounds like a problem i had with a Honda Goldwing motorbike, we stripped the engine down, had various experts look at it, all of them said the bike was dead. Found out there was a crack in a pipe, I can't remember the exact name of it but it was related to the water cooling for the engine, crack ...

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Where is the radio antenna on a 2006 Lincoln town car?

The antenna is integrated into the rear window

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What does sts stand for on a car?

If you are talking about a Cadillac, It is a model or version of that car.

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Your 97 camaro comes close to overheating when sitting in idle car is full of coolantfans seem to be working and after sitting in idle low coolant light comes on and temp gauge drops while car moves?

well i have a 94 z28 and it will run up to about 210 when idleing because the factory set the fans to come on around there not shure of the exact numbers the fans come on when not that hot but i think its on a low speed setting so it don't realy do much but when driving the car produces a huge ai...

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I stole a car wash test key the key has unlimited carwashes on it your friend also gave youhis employee jacket i stand outside and pretend i work there and steal peoples money what would my charge be?

Theft could be a misdemeanor or felony, and the charges would go up from there.

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Why does your car revv up when your foot is on the brake?

The power brake booster has a massive vacuum leak.

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How do you locate the engine coolant temperature sensor on a vehicle to replace it?

coolant temperature sensor are located where the coolant runs in the block near the thermostat housing normally the connector are on top of the sensor and the sensor itself screws in with a deep socket.The temperature sensor is usaully located where the coolant runs OUT of the engine close to the...

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What is the flashing red key on the dash of 2007 madza6 only flashes when car is not in use an key is ou t?

Security system (if any) activated?

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How to I get a central locking diagram for my vw golf?

Google under Images will find i found mine there

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What oil should you use in a Mitsubishi Triton 2005 2.8 ltr turbo diesel?

Just use a good quality oil that is designed for diesel engines.

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Where is the fuse box for vw golf mk4?

You mug. Its in the car!

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What is a throttle body on a 2004 envoy?

Envoy throttle body is like the carburetor on earlier cars except it does not supply fuel to the engine. Fuel is delivered by the fuel injectors at each cylinder. It's only function is to supply a regulated amount of air to the engine with a motor driven flapper valve. It is mounted to the plasti...

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Reverse lights comes on in 5th gear could this be a faulty light switch if so where is it so i could replace it?

most switches would be underneath gearbox, yes it sounds like that, a simple job , manual would show you. Check your computer switch box and see if the reverse lights switch is damaged. If so, replace it. It costs 2 SAR

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Frontera no oil pressure?

Bad oil pump?or if no other odd noises maybe a faulty thermostatic oil temp control valve above oil filter(when the engine is up to temp. feel the oil cooler rad. in front of the main radiator to check hot oil is moving through.)

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What happens when an engine blows?

i blow mine to blown head gasket. $600 to fix .oil goes every whereusually when we say an engine blows it is catastrophic like a rod thru the block or a broken crankshaft in other words you need a new engine

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What would cause a 92 VW Golf GTi MkII not to start and what would be the solution to fix it?

so many different possibilities, anything from dead battery, to bad starter, to bad 02 sensor, to bad fuel pump, Need more info to answer

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To get this cleared does the 88 prelude 2.0si have a b20a5 or b20a3 and is it dohc or sohc?

The 1988 Prelude Si has the optional B20A5 DOHC EFI engine. The standard B20A3 2.0 L SOHC carburated engine was not used in the Si. So you can tell by the fuel system, which engine you have. The standard engine had Carbs and the Si engine had FI. B20A3 (12-valve, SOHC, dual side-draft carburetors...

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Why would a 1991 Nissan Micra with a new engine have great difficulty starting in the mornings the car is parked down hill?

Engine starting problems are often difficult to correct. Make certain that you have a strong spark at the plugs. A breakdown in the ignition system can cause weak spark and that will result in difficult starts. It can be caused by a failing coil or other faulty electronic ignition component, inje...

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What is the correct engine oil for 1998 golf gti turbo?

cal vw or your local parts store and they will tell you.

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What is the spark plug gap for a 2005 Chevy aveo with a 1.6 liter engine?

the owner manual says the gap should be .039 - .043 inches.

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You have coolant getting into your oil how?

You have a blown head gasket or a cracked head. STOP driving this car immediately or you will do serious damage to the engine. It will need the gasket replaced and the head checked. You have a blown head gasket or a cracked head. STOP driving this car immediately or you will do serious damage to...

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Where is the antenna in your car?

If you do not see an external antenna, then it is in either the front or rear windshield. Look closely and you will see the tiny wires that make up the antenna.

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How do you adjust the valves on a 1994 Chevy 4.3 v8?

For someone with little mechanic knowledge: run the nuts till they all (ALMOST) touch, turn the motor about A quarter of A turn, run the ones that got loose, Do this about 5 or 6 times. Then start the motor and SLOWLY tighten them till they quiten down, ONE AT A TIME. STOP TURNING AS SOON AS THEY...

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Will a smart car use keys?

Yes, Smart cars do need keys im not sure about in the futur but now they do for sure.

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How do you take off doorhandles on a 1997 vw golf?

Push very hard rearward (toward the back of the car.)

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Where is the pump for central locking for golf mrk 3?

the pump on the 94 mk3 is located inside the right rear side , just toss the carpet that's covering there and you have acces to it , got mine out cuz i change my trunk door and it s a 98 model door , they have electric motor instead of that pump actuator!

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Where is the Peugeot 206 central locking control unit?

the control unit should be built into the right hand fuse box below the steering column.it was in mine anyway...i replaced the fuse box and it sorted out my problem.

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What are the service intervals on VW golf MK 5 GTI?

5k, 10k, 20k, 30k, 40k, 50k......

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Where is the pollen filter on vw diesel 2003 passat?

Purchase a Purolator Cabin Filter. It comes with complete instructions.

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If you get a mk 5 vw golf key fob would you be able to get it cut for your mk 2 golf?

yep no problem take it to a local locksmith costs like 10 bucks

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After reversing out the drive I could not put the car in 1st gear and was stuck in reverse the car has been back to the garage 3 times in the last 6 months regarding this matter can anyone help?

Vw uses a linkage system that has small bushings and plastic tie-rods that wear over a period of time. These are situated just on top of the tranny in a linkage unit. They can be dismantled and replace. Also the base of the gear lever has a replaceable bushing. If these are okay and you have a no...

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Ford focus year 2000 the oil pressure is showing half the presser it should and the oil light keeps coming on when you stop what will this cause and how can you fix it also you are getting a hissing?

Low oil level? Engine showing signs of internal wear Replace oil sending unit with mechanical gauge to observe actual oil pressure

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If the car is stuck in third gear can it go in reverse?

Automatic or manual trans? What am I missing here? Explain! If it is stuck in 3rd gear then it is obvious that it can't go in reverse.

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