Could the intake manifold gasket in a 4.2L V6 be the cause of all cylinders getting coolant in them you did a compression check and all was good Cant figure out how coolant is getting into all the c?
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Have a leak water and antifreeze behind the intake manifold and firewall on my 1995 Toyato Runner what could be causeing this?
A leak of antifreeze and water from the freeze plugs or from a radiator hose could cause you to find the fluids behind the intake manifold and firewall on your 1995 Toyota Runner. You could begin by checking the hoses to see if all hoses are sealed and clamps are tight.
What would cause a hesitation in my Dodge Lil' Red Express 360 the hesitation is when 1st starting I was told that it could be the accelerator pump but that checked out OK any ideas what it could be?
Could be,Base timing should be 8 degrees BTDC,A large vacuum leak,Double check the operation of the accelerator pump,Carburetor may need rebuilding,Worn spark plugs,If it hesitates only when cold and goes away once warmed up, it may have a choke problem,
Could a bad fuse be responsible for a Check Engine light being on plus the part inside that plugs in to the emissions check machine?
no it can not cause the lite to come on it will be a problem with the electronics and needs to be scaned
What causes a head gasket to blow also when buying an older car how would you check to see if the head gasket could cause a problem in the near future?
Don't know exactly what makes a head gasket blow, but a simple quick test. with engine hot remove dipstick and drop a bit of oil on hot manifold or other hot part of engine, oil will smoke and water will sizzle. Signs of water/antifreeze in oil is an indication that head gasket is leaking
Could a valve tapping sound be caused by an exhaust manifold leak in the same area on a 97 wragler 2.5 engine?
one way to check for leaks on your exhaust is to jack your car up get a strong blue LED torch and scan the exhaust starting from the engine mount right the way down the tell tale sign's of having an exhaust leak is , if you see a charcoal colored substance on your exhaust that means either a hole...
How difficult is valve stem seal replacement for 1981 280zx Turbo would be as Car was rebuilt 24k ago and compression is good for all 6-cylinder oil is evident in 6 plug.?
have had a few 260 z 2+2 and 210 skylines with the L26-L28 motors and even the 180B L18 the answer is easy the oil drains to the back off the motor and when its off for any amount of time eg over night it sits at number 6 valve stem seals and eventually seeps though it is very common, nothing to ...
Have a 96 s10 getting gas all the way to motor will not start unless you prime has good pressure could this be injectors?
it could be the fuel pressure regulator on the back of your fuel rail or your injectorsIf it runs fine once you have primed it, I would suspect the ECT (engine coolant temp) sensor is faulty.It should also have 60 t0 66 psi fuel pressure to operated properly.
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...
How could you be getting oil in the air filter on an 88 Lincoln town car found a small oil leak but cant tell where it is coming from changed valve cover gaskets any more suggestions?
A small amount of oil on the air filter is normal. It comes from the pcv valve up to the air cleaner box. This is to prevent the oil from being blown out into the atmosphere without being buned first. (It's an emmissions thing) If you arent using tons of oil and the car is running ok dont worry w...
What could be wrong with a 98chevys10 with25000 miles on it last winter the heater would not get very warm when it was realcold out and it didn't want to start we replaced the battery worked all summe?
check your thermostat it is most likely stuck closed also drain and flush your cooling system
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What could be the cause of a car squealing in multiple pitches for about 5 to 10 seconds when started at all temperatures?
The belts are loose or warn out,or its the bearings in the idlear pulley
1998 Mercury Villager Bleeding brakes Put on new rear shoes and right side wheel cylinder was blown out cannot get fluid pressure to rear wheels. What could the problem be?
Make sure that the master cylinder is full. Loosen the rear line at the cylinder and make sure that the fluid has pressure and comes out at the loose line. If fluid flows, then check the lines fro a kink and bleed them again as there might still be air in the system.
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.
What part needs to be repaired on a 1992 Corsica 4-cylinder that causes the car to run hot and after waiting when shifted into gear just dies out again?
the first thing you should check is your oxygen sensor. kinda looks like the butt end of a spark plug and screws into the top of your exhuast where it comes off the head. in a corsica its usually found right in front of your fan assembly. this was a problem for the corsica i used to own. not very...
Just put a engine in a arostar was running good but the fuel pump wouldn't work changed it also relay pump wont work unless you put a jumper on does any one kno w what could be the problem?
most older fords will have an enertia "impact" switch that is designed to cut all power to fuel pumps in the event of an accident. middle 80's to early 90's the switches were located on the passenger side floor board underneath the dash. later model 90's had the swith located in the trunk. also y...
If a family was involved in a rear end shunt on Friday night and the three occupants have all suffered whiplash - How likely are they to get compensation for it and how much is to be expected?
You need the services of an attorney who has been informed of all details of the situation. Way too many variables in this one, especially not knowing the details behind the incident. Most attorneys will offer a free consultation for matters such as this.