Can A Vehicle Be Damaged If Another Car Backs Into It in the driveway And It Moves About 2 Feet While In Park But There Are Skid Marks And What Kind Of Damage Would There Be To The Trans?

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Any object colliding with any other object can cause damage. What damage is caused depends on circumstances. We were not there and cannot assess the situation. Ask a mechanic (or your insurance adjuster)

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Can a vehicle be damaged if another car backs into it and it moves about 2 feet while in park but there are skid marks?

If it is hit that hard it will be damaged.Most definitely. It does not take much to damage a car today with plastic bumper skins.

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Can a vehicle be damaged if another car backs into it and it moves about two feet while in Park but there are skidmarks?

Besides obvious in impact area, there is a possibility of trans damage depending on speed since wheels forced to move when locked by auto trans the only tricky part is if you do have an issue it may not reveal itself right away. I would report it just so you have a police report number in case fu...

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What happens when you back out and hit your other vehicle parked in the driveway?

You can pay for it yourself or file a claim with your insurance company and they will take care of it. Do realize that your premiums will go up. So do the math, if the damage is more than your deductable plus the difference in what you will pay if your insurance goes up (for 3 years worth or howe...

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Why would a 4T60-E trans not move until car reaches operating temp and then drive and shift fine But every time it comes to a stop it shifts into neutral move the shift selector and it shifts fine?

my Honda acura has me stumped i will start off with this. my reverse works and the low works.but as soon as i take off i can shift into drive and it works fine.but if i come to a complete stop it wont move in drive i have to put it back down into low gear and also when i put it in park my car wil...

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If a car is parked in front of a no parking sign at an elementary school and another car backs into it causing damages which car is at fault?

First the insurance companies will assess responsibility. Then, if you are unhappy with that outcome you will need to sue in court and let a judge decide.

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There are two cars one in the front one in the back the one in the back moves forward and the one in the front moves back they both collide and are both damaged which car is most at fault?

Equal. Both vehicles were moving and responsible for avoiding contact.

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Who is at fault if car 1 parks too close to car 2 and the door of car 2 hits car 1 while going into their car?

If the parking spaces are marked, as long as both vehicles are within their respective space, then car 2 would be at "fault" but there is no law which covers this anyway.

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My car went into a skid and I momentarily lost control but there was no accident. Can I get a ticket if someone reports it?

No. Someone reporting improper driving is not grounds for a police officer to issue a citation without evidence to support the charge. Now slow down- OK?

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After driving for about 15 min my 93 skylark will die will start right back up in park but when you put it in gear will die. Will be ok if you leave it for about 1.5 hours?

is ti an auto matic or a standard? If it is a standard it is your clutch otherwise i am not sure.If it is dying as you are slowing or braking-usually braking-and you are getting a front end shudder or vibration, then it is likely your torque control converter. It will restart in Park, but once yo...

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What does it mean if you put the car into one of the gears but it will not go move for about five or ten minutes?

the strainer in the transmission is more than like;y stopped up.

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You have an Allison at540 trans in a 1850 1978 international truck It sat for about 2 yrs and was fine when parked Now it has stopped engaging What could be the problem?

clutch plate has stuck (rusted) to the flywheel

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Theres fluid splattered in the back right tire. Would it be safe to drive?

yeah its fine to drive.. it depends what kind of fluid is splashed on it.. like brake fluid means your brakes are failing so figure out what fluid it is and if it came from your vehicle

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While driving car it lost all gears Pulled over it idled fine but will not shift into any gears got it back from having a new water pump main belt broke and damaged the crank position sensor on the WA?

Check Crank Position Sensor. Is it still connected? Was it improperly installed, came loose and is now damaged (again)? Could be cam sensor. Dumping ECM codes will tell you. Engine could be running in Emergency Run Mode which is about 400 RPM ONLY (so you have the ability to move vehicle if it is...

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What would cause a 2004 Ford Taurus to stall every 2 minutes exactly while in park but start up and drive good?

reset your pcm by pulling either the main relay or negative terminal off battery, if still happens then you need to take to ford to get them either one of the 2 ,1 get timing set,or 2 get your computer updated.

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If i parked my car in my driveway but its uninsured and unregistered can i get a ticket from the town?

Not if you own the driveway. Your property, your land. IN UK you must tell DVLA that the vehicle is off the road by submitting a SORN

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What would cause your 1992 Chevy caprice to shut off when you put it into a running gear but stay at a good idle while in park?

A vacuum leak can do that. Check the gasket at the base of the throttle body for a vacuum leak.

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Why does a Nissan Stanza Auto gear shift move normally but car does not go into any gears you can see the shaft slide into the transmission but car always acts as if it were in park or neutral?

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Why would my car slow and the gas pedal resist and there be power but it not turn on and there be smoke coming from my air filter?

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I was leaving a commercial parking lot sitting at a 45 degree angle but fully in the lane waiting for traffic to move What are the traffic laws about being hit while stopped waiting for traffic?

Did someone back into you from a parking space? If so, I would think they are at fault since a driver is required to check carefully before pulling out. In addition parking lot speed limits are usually 5-10 mph. Did you call the police? I am guessing not or you would know whom they considered to ...

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If your 17-year-old backed into someone in a parking lot doing minor damage to the other car but no damage to your car will your rates increase when you file a claim?

Well, you wouldn't file claim, the other party would, and depending on there damages, premiums may go up.For free insurance quotes. Visit www.Insurance4lessdirect.com. For home purchases/mortgage refinance visit www.refi-today.com

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Skidded in your car and veered sidewards onto hardshoulder and grass verge no external car or wheel damage but your steering wheel vibrates while braking and at 50-60 MPH what could be the problem?

Your front wheels could need balancing or possibly a distorted disc could be the problem. If it is the disc you will need to change both of the front discs & brake pads. ---------- You have probably bent one of the wheel rims. Unfortunately, it may also be a safety issue. Take the vehicle to ...

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Why would there be blue smoke from the tailpipe and a rattle in the engine but only once in a while sometimes it's fine others it smokes and rattles?

AnswerThe rattle that you are hearing could be your lifters not having enough oil on them until the car warms up a bit and the oil pump picks the oil up and gets it to the top of the motor. The Blue smoke, probably means that your rings are finished. If there was black smoke it would mean a senso...

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When you put your truck in reverse its making a slipping noise and will not move when you put it into drive from park theres no problem?

Your transmission is done. Take it to a tranny shop.If you have a Manual tranny: Your blocker rings are worn out or you somehow successfully ground the teeth off of a straight gear.If it's an auto tranny: Could be hydraulic valve problems or clutch pack/band problems.

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1994 Ford Taurus when you put it into gear it kicks in but slowly moves into drive and rarely works in reverse is it the transmission or possibly a sensor or could it be the gears?

You have a 12 year old transmission that is in serious need of service. Have the fluid and filter changed and see where you stand after that. If the problems still persists, take it to a professional.

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Who is fault is it if you backed in to another car that had no tail light and you couldn't see them because of it?

If your backing up, your automatically in the wrong as far as the police and insurance company is concerned. Its up to the person backing up to make sure that it is safe, even if another driver is moving to fast tail lights are broken.

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When your 1999 vw passat is shifted into drive and you am accelerating the engine revs but it is not moving After rolling a couple hundred feet the gears seem to engage and the car finally will move?

ALWAYS CHECK THE MOST OBLIVIOUS FIRST, THE AUTOMATIC TRANS FLUID, THE LINKAGE AND DOES IT GO INTO OTHER GEARS?

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Why would a car stall why driving slow then backing out of driveway while shifting from r to d then driving at road speed limit then rounding a corner and now parked just cranks but won't start?

There are a number of possibilities depending on make and model. An unusual one I have seen happens mostly when there is less than full tank of gas. The fuel pickup tube is cracked and the sloshing of fuel can cause the sucking of air into the line.This same sloshing of fuel can happen shifting f...

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There are times when my 2004 4-Runner will not move when put into drive. Then there will be a pop or clunk in the rear end and the vehicle will start to move forward.?

sounds like transmission problems( not moving in drive) and u-joint problems(pop or clunk

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If a car is in park in a driveway with the engine running and lights on is it still considered parked?

Yes, as long as the engine is not in gear and a brake is enabled. A "Parked" car is defined as: a setting in an automatic transmission in which the transmission is in neutral and the brake is engaged. (http:/dictionary.reference.com/browse/park) Therefore it would suffice to say that a car is...

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What is wrong with the car if there is blue smoke from the exhaust when you take off from a stop but it goes away while moving?

Hey Lynn==It is probably just tired and in need of an overhaul. It will probably chug along for some time but an overhaul is in order. GoodluckJoesounds like you have leaky valve seals. They are letting oil into the cylinder when the car sits still. There are tools that allow you to replace the v...

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2000 sportage ex 4x4 with a manual trans you believe it is stuck in 1st gear you can put it in other gears and it pulls the engine down but wont move any clues as to what would cause this?

it is stuck in 1st and the shifter is broken SOMEWHERE it might even be inside the trans. their are shifting forks inside the trans.

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Can a repo company come on private property without permission move another car that is parked behind said car to be repoed and in process cause damages to your home and said car to be repoed?

Repo laws are different for each state. Check for laws in your state or advise what state you are in.

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If car being transported from one state to another and is damaged by negligence of driver and vehicle is considered totaled is the customer expected to receive the value of the vehicle in return?

The answer really depends on the contract that was used to get the vehicle from point A to point B.In transport contracts from reputable transport firms, there is usually language concerning (1) how value is determined (2) what additional payments will be made to a customer in the event that the ...

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Is it best to check automatic transmission fluid while in park or in neutral and does it matter if vehicle is running or not?

Make sure vehicle is on level ground Make sure vehicle is up to normal operating temperature Remove and wipe dipstick clean Re-Install Dipstick Run through gears (P-R-P-N-P-D-P-2-P-l-P) with engine running Pull dipstick and read still with engine running

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Assume that a load extends 4 or more feet beyond the bed or body of a vehicle driven on the highway in the daytime How many flags must be used to mark it and what color should they be?

This answer is DIRECTLY from the Florida Drivers Handbook: In the day time,4 red flags at least 12 inches square must be placed on the projecting load where red lamps are used at night (extreme rear and sides) NOTE: if the trailer or motor vehicle is transporting logs, long pulpwood, poles or po...

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If an uninsured driver backs into a parked car that was backed in making it less visible to the driver on private property and the driver nor it's passengers could see the car what happens?

You hit a parked vehicle. No matter how or where it was parked, you are responsible for the damages. If you hit the car, you could have seen the car if you had been looking. You have no insurance which is a violation of the law. Pay the owner of the car you hit and accept responsibility for your ...

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If you park your car and the car in front of you backs up and damages your hood who is at fault?

the other person. he/she should have made sure the rear end was clear before backing. i just seen this same situation a couple days ago.

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Assume that A load extends four or more feet beyond the bed or body of A vehicle driven on A highway in the daytime how many flags must be used to mark it and what color should they be?

they are suppose to be red and you should (to be safe) have 2 one on each side.

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1992 Chevy Corsica starts fine But If you try to put the gear from park into reverse or neutral it stays in drive you cannot go into reverse What is the problem and how can you fix it the ceapest?

sounds like a transmission replacement is needed. you could always buy it from a scrap yard or online, but you most likely wont get a warranty and it may not even work once it is installed. the best route would be to just buy a new transmission, and if you have the know how, install it yourself.

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What would a humming noise coming from gas tank area be when the car is shut off Not running no keys just sitting in the driveway and it hums about every twenty minutes for about 5 seconds each time?

The fuel pump is not shutting off .

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Your car is leaking oil but no oil spots on the driveway and you put in 2 quarts 2 weeks ago and it's bone dry now so what is wrong and wheres the oil going?

The most likely reason is that it is being burned, there is also the possibility that a joint or some pipework is loose and leaking. This would cause you to lose oil when the engine is running and warmed up. Check for tell tale signs of leaking around the engine.

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If your vehicle was towed from a no parking spot and your vehicle is damaged in the process who is responsible?

The towing company (contractor) is responsible for any damage it causes while removing a car from a public street, and the municipality may have liability if it has its own employees tow vehicles, rather than a contractor.You may also find a sign on private property that says, "Unauthorized vehic...

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If you are trading vehicles with another person what else do you need to make it official besides endorsing the back of the titles and trading them?

Must be notorized and a bill of sale.

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Can the key be pulled out of a 1991 BMW while in gear and what happens if it can be?

In my 1991 525i auto it can. The ignition turns off and the steering will lock if turned. Bad idea.

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Who is at fault if you were coming out of a car parking space and had just got out of the space and a car came into the back of you and damaged the front bonnet of their car?

Technically you are at fault because they had the right of way and you backed into their path.

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My car drives but if you step on the gas it starts to pause and acts as if it will cut off if it's in park while turned on and stepping on the gas i get back fire noises and putt putts?

Sounds like it is time for a good tune up!

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If you leave the parking brake on and drive for 30 to 40 minutes how much damage would that deal to the car and how much would it cost to fix it?

You will need to replace the rear brake friction -- shoes, pads, whatever. Also, check to see if the drum or rotor is discolored due to overheating. If so, they will need replaced, too. If overheating of the brakes occurred, the following isn't required, but highly recommended: replace the brake ...

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If you hit a car in park from behind at about 5 or so miles an hour and the car moves does that mean the transmission busted?

No, I would not think it would do any damage to the transmission of the car you hit. That is not to say that it is not possible, just unlikely.No if it a manual transmition it is impossible because if it was left in gear it would move the engine and if it was automatic there is some movement if t...

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Small amounts of oil in the engine coolant will result in a milky looking coolant. When a small amount of oil "emulsifies" with water, it turns into small droplets and floats around in suspension. It's kind of like water droplets floating around in the air. We all know that as fog. You should be ...

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While the aztek is running in park for a few minutes tried to put it in drive but could not I had to turn the motor off then turn it back on to put it in drive?

I have had this same problem with my 04 Aztek. Until recently I could just turn off the ignition wait a few minutes and restart and that would fix. Just the other day I could not get it to reset, so I took off the shift cover and found that the wiring going into the shift sensor were all loose. I...

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Automatic wont engage gears after driving it in the paddock. while i was driving i shifted in into park and reved it an my mate slamed it into drive help please?

Call a towing company, a mechanic, and a new friend.

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What would cause a car to stall after driving any distance then if I let the car sit for about 10 min it starts back up and I then can go another 20 miles .?

On an older car a faulty choke would cause this, or a faulty float and needle valve in the carbureator; in a newer car any number of malfunctioning sensors can cause this.

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Your viper is working but it has shut of the truck then started working and allowed the truck to be started it also has started going off while driving it would stop acting up how can it be disabled?

Take it to a body shop thats all I have for you best of luck

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What should you do if you back up into a parked car and you were afraid to get out because it was a strange dangerous area but you want let the person know that you hit their car?

well you notify police and let them deal with it

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Would it be grand theft if you took your car back from the repo lot and what can happen to you if do?

Grand Theft or Grand larceny, either one is bad. Please dont do it. Once the Car is in our care and custody it is NO LONGER YOUR CAR AT ALL, Unless the lien holder says it is and yes it has happened and yes debtors have Been arrested for taking a car back.

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If a car sound good and idles good but when put in gear will only move slow until it dies can this be a transmission problem?

The trans won't cause it to die. Try changing the fuel filter.

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I hit a parked car while reversing and dint stop nor saw damage done and now rcvd accident claim form frm their insurance so should I call back to settle it outside or talk to my insurance first in MA?

You have pretty much hit and ran a vehicle. If their insurance has contacted you already, I would notify your insurance pay your deductible, but your insurance rate will go up pretty high. Your lucky that that's all they did. Usually they would arrest you for something like that.

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If someone has put trans fluid in the power steering of a 1996 Explorer can it be removed and should you be worried?

My husband says not to worry. He puts it in his truck power-steering fluid frequently. It's best to use PS fluid, but tran fluid can be substituted in a pinch. However, you cannot put PS fluid in the tranny.

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You had your car in neutral while coasting down a hill and while coasting at the bottom at about 20-25mph you accidentally shifted into reverse did you seriously damage your transmission?

You would have to try it yourself and see. Please report back your results here.

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My car refuses to keep running it starts fine and will run for about 10 minutes then it will sputter and die the car starts back just fine but will only run for 2-3 minutes at a time afterwards?

Sounds like a fuel problem. First change the fuel filter. If the problem presists after this, look at other areas such as the fuel pump, fuel pressure regualator, etc.

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Your car won't start unless you pushed the shift lever forward in park. After a while it would not start in Park so you put it in Neutral to start and that worked. Now it won't start at al?

The Park and/or Neutral switch is out of adjustment. There is a hidden switch that must be engaged by mechanical means in order for the starter motor to be engaged. This is to prevent accidental starting while the car is in a forward or reverse motion gear, which could result in the vehicle movin...

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If you have a loss of power steering on a road trip would it be ok to keep driving Aside from the safety issue would there be further damage to the car?

rack and pinion may be damaged. p/s fluid keeps the rack lubricated.

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If there are two passengers in a vehicle and there are illegal drugs in the car but they belong to the passenger instead of the driver will both be arrested for them?

I'm no lawyer, but this is a situation I'd avoid like the plague; unless you like meeting interesting people that is. The short answer is that the driver is responsible for what goes on inside the car, but of the contraband is found on the passenger, he/she will be going downtown. What is more li...

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In a 2000 grand am SE what other reason would there be for exhaust fumes to come into the car if the muffler is ok?

I have the same problem in my 2000 grand am! Have had it in the shop three times and they can not find the problem either. Exhaust system is tight, replced manifold gasket, still fumes. seems to be worse when cold is cold, after stopping from a drive, can smell on drivers side under the hood??? H...

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What do you do if your car was broken into and some items were taken while it was on the dealer's lot after being repossessed?

Who ever owns the lot your vehicle was stored on is responsible it and if you can verify what you say you had in it was in it then I would take them to court. Don't sue the lot owner sue the Lender in regular court or small claims you can represent yourself in both cases.File a police report and ...

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Would State Farm cover the damages of an insured car if the person driving the car had a license from another country but had permission to drive the car and was not at fault?

Yes..fault doesn't matter.

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Cars lights and all went black and ignition shut off. after putting car in park and turned key back on it wouldn't start. But the lights and electrical came back on.?

The battery is dead, or the battery terminals are loose.

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What would cause the back passenger tire to move in and out alittle when its jacked up with the lug nutts all tight?

Its a problem with your bearings..

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89 190E 2.6 you bought the car six months ago and it ran ok you had to tun it over for 5-10min but you would start the car needed a cat so you took it in to get one but the car sat there for 2 months?

It probably just needed an OVP (over voltage protection) relay that directly behind the battery and only cost about 89.00. It's also possible only the 10amp fuse is blow in the OVP. This is especially likely if your ABS light is also on. Exactly the problem I have with my 89 190E 2.6.

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Who is at fault if car 1 is at a complete stop at the end of a parking lot driveway and car 2 is in front of car 1 and begins to roll backward and hits car 1?

As with all legal questions, you should consult a legal professional to protect your rights in regard to such matters.Based on the facts presented, Car2 is at fault. The driver in motion must avoid objects in his/her path regardless of the direction the vehicle moves (forward or backward). Only, ...

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What would be the problem if your 91caprice 350 lt1 knocks off racing on the highway with the check engine light on And there is now a hole in the oli pan but there wasnt any oil coming out.?

I'm guessing something came off that wasn't supposed to have. Depending on the size of the hole that oil is going to come out fast. If the engine was previously dry then ouch. My thoughts would be either you'd need a complete rebuild or a new engine all together. DONT BUY AN LT1 CUZ YOUR CAR DONT...

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What would cause both heated seats to go out on 05 chev uplander at the same time I checked the heated seat fuse it's fine could there be another fuse or relay tied into it listed for something else?

On some (most) Chevrolet vehicles there are more than one fuse block. Check under the hood or bonnet as it is called in some parts of the world for an additional fuse block. They are usually located either on the firewall or atop either the right or left inner fender well and will have a snap dow...

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Whats wrong if when you have your mark vii in neutrual or in park and rev it up and the speedomiter goes up in speed and the odomiter clicks up in miles need help?

Low voltage, mine did that and was bad alternator

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You parked your Endeavor and then went to lock the doors and there was no power then you went to turn the car back on but no power and no clicking sound whats wrong with it?

The battery is probably dead. Get somone to give you a boost. The battery is probably dead. Get somone to give you a boost.

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Why would the blue temperature light in a '99 VW Beetle start flashing but stop after turning the car off for a minute and turning it back on?

Could be that the coolant level is a bit low and the flashing light is telling you this. The level will drop when the fluid is running thru the motor. When you turn the car off the level rises back to nominal level. Dan

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Why would your neon overheat while in a park but when you turn on the heating inside of the car it would cool down to a normal running temperature?

There are a few possibilities as to the cause, bad thermostat, low coolant level, inefficient water pump, restricted / clogged radiator, and so on... The reason it cools down, is the heater unit in the passenger compartment is actually a small radiator, and when you warm up the interior, you are ...

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Car and the car title is in your name but the person sold the car without your permission and there is no lien on the car How do you go about getting the car back?

That is a stolen vehicle and should be reported to the police as such. The vehicle cannot be legally licensed and registered without the lien release from the title loan company. There is no lein. Car paid for in full

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Can running over a small piece of concrete in the road and the trans pan was damaged make the rear main seal leak Well maintained but has 166000 miles on it Please settle a disagreement?

It is possible if the piece of concrete hit the drive shaft after contacting the pan.

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Why would your exhaust manifold turn red the vehicle starts and runs great but when warm it loses power and dies then will not start and only fire on 1 or 2 cylinders?

Your catalytic converter is stopped up.

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You replaced your battery and starter It still won't start It may be a fuse but all the fuses in the fuse box are good Where would a bad fuse be or could it be something else?

it could be that ignition switch or wires to it. wires to the starter.

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You have a 99 Nissan maxima and when the car is put in park or drive it shakes and the power doesnt seem to be there when you excelerate we think it might be the egr or knock sensor?

Sounds a little fishy to me. Do you have a check engine light on? If so check for codes. Otherwise, check for dirty throttle body or bad powertrain mount. Oh, park... forget the mount. Dirty throttly body or bad IAC are mos likely. Just possibly as bad spark plug. You aren't using regular gas in ...

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What would cause multiple cylinder misfire. I put new plugs and wires in. The light went off. I drove about 25 miles then it came back on. I drove about 100 miles now waters in the oil any sugestion?

More than likely, you have a blown head gasket or a cracked cylinder head or cracked block if the oil and water are mixing together. The multiple misfires were probably being caused by the contamination.

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Is it considered a repossession if you take the car back before the first payment is due because the dealer lied about what he would do to the car and how many miles were on it?

Charlie, if you signed a contract promising to pay X number of dollars for X number of months and dont pay, then the collateral will be taken back and considered "repossessed". Doesnt matter how the collateral gets back to the lender. Its a businness deal.

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If a car is registered and insured in a new residence state can the car still be insured and registered in the old state just in case you move back?

not in any state or thru any insurance company I know of.

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Why or how would you receive an authentic title on MVD paper with eagle water mark but no lienholder listed if there is a title loan on the title in the state of Arizona?

There was a mistake by the processor in the paperwork. You are obligated to notify the lien holder that you have gotten the title.

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What is wrong with your car if it only starts after sitting for a while...It takes me back and forth to work everyday with no problem but when running errands won't start after the 2nd or 3rd place?

Assuming the fluid levels are normal then it is most likely the starter is getting too hot from start and stop use. Locate the starter on your vehicle and see if it has a heat sheild if it doesn't or its mostly eroded away then buy one and that should help you, they do sell aftermarket ones for v...

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If the volts going in equals 5 and there is a resistance that equals 6 what would be the volts coming out?

The question is a bit ambiguous, but I will try to address it.If the 6 ohm resistance is in series with another resistance then some of the 5 volts would be dropped across the 6 ohm resistance and the remainder of the voltage would be dropped across the other resistance. To calculate the voltage,...

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Your Mazda B2500 overheated you replaced the radiator but the coolant will not enter the block and the engine just heads for the red when you have to shut it off It seems as if it could be air-locked?

It is possible that it is air locked. Try squeezing the upper and lower hoses to release any air and make sure the radiator is full, sometimes jacking up the front helps. It could also be a bad thermostat so replace that if you have not done so already.

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When you start a car and put it in drive is there supposed to be a slight shake in the engine or should it be just as smooth as when in park?

When you are sitting with your foot on the brake and the engine running and you select drive, depending on the quality of your vehicle, there might be a slight jolt or thump as the engine is then suddenly trying to move the car along the ground. So if the tick-overspeed is too low the sudden extr...

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Your rear and tail light stopped working - back lights are working but while you apply brakes it does not flash as well as the tail lights -- what could be the problem?

it could be that there a 2 parts to the bulb and that particular part of those bulbs are out. you can either replace the blub by taking it into a auto store or by having them personally look at it. it could also be your fuse. try that first.

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Can you claim a vehicle if its been in your possession for years the owner is deceased and owed you money for back rent?

Possibly.1) You must be able to PROVE the debt, in writing. A written lease will go a long way on proving back rent.2) The executor of the deceased estate has oversight over all assets and property. That person would have to be notified of the existing of the asset. This can be determined by sear...

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If you take a vehicle back to the dealership that was a lemon and don't make the first payment can it be filed on your credit if the dealership forgot to sign their part of the loan paperwork?

Yes, rightly or wrongly. So it is important to follow the proper procedures when dealing with financial contracts.

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If you traded in a salvage title vehicle bought a new car and the dealer did not catch it can they request their new car back?

They can "request" it. It will require legal action on their part and many dealers will not pursue it-but some will and it depends on the difference in value-if it's an old "hooptie" they probably will not bother.

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If a truck driver sideswipes your car while going down the road and you don't call the law but you have his information what can you do about it?

Without a police report there isn't much you can do about it. Without any official documentation, it's your word against his.

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Can you clam a vehicle if its in your possession the owner is deceased and owed you money for back rent?

chare the closest relitve if they dont pay shoot them

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What would be the cause of the aux power outlet on a 1996 Subary Legacy to quit working after 1or 2 minutes and remains so until it is unused for a while?

Check fuses but if the fuse isn't blown check the wiring behind it (could be loose at the plug which might make sense here).

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You started your car then it stalled out while you were in park Now the check engine light is on but the car drives fine what could be the problem?

Take it to qualified mechanic for a diagnostic

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My car gets to about 30 mph and loses acceleration while in drive.When I push the gas the rpms will go up but it will barely gain any speed.Can you ride an auto. car in 2nd gear constantly?

no just put it in drive and u can accelerate real quickly but I suggest accelerate slowly or the police might nab u

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If a car that is being repossessed is at a residence of someone else and a vehicle is behind the car to be repossessed can they move it lawfully?

No. Absolutely not. If they enter a vehicle they do not have an order of repossession on, they've committed a crime. They may enter the vehicle they are there to repossess, and only the vehicle they are there to repossess.

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Peugeot 306 fan still runs after the engine is off and this is after a short journey.it has been a while since you put coolant in it and oil but could it be anything else?

My 306 does the same just had a new rad fitted and sensors so the fan keeps running till the engine cools just make sure it gets new coolent and a flush once a year along with an oil change .

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