How do you get a car going if it has diesel in it still?

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Drain fuel tank, blow out fuel lines, pour gasoline into carb or throttle body to run vehicle to get rid of balance of diesel fuel

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How do you get a diesel car going again after the tank has been drained?

After you have put diesel in tank,you can use starting fluid. Use only enough to start engine. This should draw diesel into motor. Again do not use to much. Squirt about 3-4 seconds into air filter intake. Turn on key and wait for (wait to start ) light to go off. If you have a primer pump try th...

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If a car is repossessed in Florida how do you go about getting the car back?

In ANY state, the FIRST call should be to the LENDER. They had it repoed, they will determine how much and when you get it back.

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What do you do if regular gasoline was put in your truck and it has a diesel engine?

First off, DO NOT run this engine or serious damage will occur. Drain the fuel tank, blow out all the fuel lines, replace the fuel filter, and remove as much fuel as possible from all fuel components. Pour in a fresh supply of diesel and start it up.

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How do you get the steering wheel off it has a air bag in it?

there are 2 screws holding the airbag in on the back side. make sure you set the air bag logo side up

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How do you go about getting your car back AFTER a reprossession has happened?

This is simple contact your lending institution the one that gave you the loan and consiquantly repoed your ride and they will forward you to the collection company that picked it up and you can make arrangements between these to places to make payment and the return of your property you will hav...

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How can you tell if diesel has algae?

Often, boaters only notice that they have diesel fuel algae, once they see their engine smoke producing more smoke, dropping in rpm or even just plain stalling (because their filters are clogged).In some cases you might even notice a rotten egg smell coming from your diesel.

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If your car has been repossessed and you know where it is can you go get it since you made the payments before they repoed it?

NO, NOT and dont consider it. Pester the lender to rush it up but dont STEAL it.how is that stealing when it is still in my name?It is stealing, because it was repossessed from you, and was probably reported to the local law enforcement agency there as having been repossessed. But don't take my w...

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Will a car still run if it has a cracked head?

Yes, it will run but the coolant will mix with the oil and eventually destroy the engine. An engine with a cracked head should not be driven until the head is replaced.

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If your parent dies and has a vehicle how do you put it in your name?

The estate Executor and/or the court will either assign the title or sell the vehicle.If it is part of your bequest the executor will do this with you.

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How do you get your Nissan car starting again if it ran out of petrol and you put 5 liters in but still wont work?

check that the engine isn't flat

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Can you still drive if you accidentally put a large amount of diesel in your petrol car?

If the engine will run you could drive it, but I would advise against it. The diesel may damage the O2 sensors and catalytic converter. Drain the tank and then fill it up with fresh gasoline. No real damage will be done with the small amount of diesel left.

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How do you know if you put petrol in a diesel car?

Petrol in diesel symptoms Misfiring - Your engine may begin to misfire, cough and splutter if you've mistakenly put petrol in your diesel car.More smoke from the exhaust - You may begin to notice more smoke coming from your exhaust when driving.Loss of power - You may notice your car is struggli...

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If a friend borrows a car and doesn't return it how do you get it back?

Well call your friend up and ask for it back because its obviously yours and its not right to take something and not give it back. If they don't give it back then go over to their house and tell them that its your car and you want it back. If they still don't give it back by now then their not a ...

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How do you check if a car has a lean on It?

If lien holder is on the title. Only DMV can remove it upon proof it is satisfied. Whoever is listed on the title (pink slip) owns it.

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Can another debtor seize my car if the finance company still has a lien on it?

State laws vary, but if there is a mechanics lien on your car, or your car is impounded by law enforcement because of drug possession, the answer is yes, yes they can.Typically law enforcement will not impound and auction a car that has a lien on it for the value of, or more than the car is worth...

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If someone has a keyless car can they still break into it?

If someone has a keyless car, it can still be broken into.

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How do you go about getting your car that has been repo?

Contact the finance company and pay the bill[S{

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How do you know if a car has a lien?

You can check the status of the lien online at the DMV website.You must enter the VIN, model year and make of the vehicle to check the status of the lien.if you are the vehicle owner, contact the dealer or contact the lienholder.

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How do you tell if a car has its original paintjob?

The fast way would be to look closely at door frames, under the hood and trunk lid, which are places that are hard to mask and usually don't get sprayed unless the car is entirely stripped down prior to paint. The thorough way would be to get the VIN, and then check what the car was originally li...

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Can you be sued if you still owe money on a car that has been reposessed?

Yes. lenders have the right to collect there money. The only way you can get around this is to file for bankrupcie.

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How do you put a car under your name if it has lien holder?

The lien holder from the previous owner needs to sign off on the sale before you can change the title. If you buy the car, but still owe money on it, you can get the title in your name with the previous owner as lienholder.

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If your car tire has a leaky nozzle how do you repair it?

They are usually referred to as a valve stem. If you remove the cap and place your finger over the hole and feel air, you need a tool to remove the core and replace it.You can get the tool at any auto supply store. If the valve is not leaking from the topthe tire must be removed, because one side...

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How do you tell if it is diesel how does it smell?

Diesel fuel smells the same as home heating oil.

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How do you tell if a car has lo Jack?

If my friend has win number of my car, can he put lo jack in my car?

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If you go on a boat are you still going by land?

Only if you're towing the boat on a trailer.

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What do you do if you accidentally put petro in a diesel car?

It depends how much petrol was put in. If it was a "full tank" draining the tank and the system would be advisable. If it was just a small amount, the mixture can be cut by adding more diesel with some motor oil mixed into it It is a common practice in times of diesel shortages to use motor oil w...

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How do you know if your car has a tracker?

Some GPS devices are much larger, but most can fit inside of your fist.4.Use your hand to search inside of your trunk.Often, the best way to find a tracker is to run your hands along the underside of a car or inside of your trunk.

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Is it worth getting a diesel car?

Diesel is more efficient than petrol, as it holds greater energy in its liquid form.If your annual mileage is high, say around 15,000+ miles, you should consider buying a diesel as it will be cheaper to fuel and run over the long term.Diesel cars are at their most polluting when idling or being d...

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Can you still get a license for a car if you have a DUI?

Once the suspension period which typically follows a DUI is over with, and you've met the conditions to have your driving privilege reinstated, yes.

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How do you get a car title if you lost it?

How to Replace a Lost or Stolen Car Title in Florida Complete Form HSMV 82101 (Application for Duplicate or List in Transit/Reassignment of a Motor Vehicle, Mobile Home or Vessel Title Certificate).Provide proof of your identity (a valid state-issued ID will work)Provide an odometer disclosur...

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If you have a little oil in your car can it still run?

HELL NO.if you want to seriously damage your engine almost beyond repair, then go ahead.the amount it will cost to repair will almost certainly be more than the value of the car.

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How do you get a CV axle in all the way on a 95 Corolla if it won't go all the way in?

There's a snap-ring on the end of the shaft. Make sure the open part of the ring is pointing down when you insert it into the trans.

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Can you still get a drivers licenses if you dropped out of high school in Md?

Yes, you can. Your driver's license is not dependent upon whether or not you attend(ed) school.

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Is a truck still considered a flatbed truck if it has sides but no top?

A flatbed truck normally does not have any sides, so that wide loads can extend over the edge of trailer. A trailer with sides would not allow wide loads and thus could not be considered a flat bed.

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Your car has been repossessed today you know where it is your tags are still on it can you go and drive it away?

depends on your state about the tags whether they stay with the car,or if you can go claim them, as for taking the car after its been repossed most professional companies have reported it to the police and the bank. taking the car back would be auto theft

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How do you finance a new car if you still owe on your present car loan?

You need to pay off the present loan. Most people do that by adding the balance on to their new car loan, getting deeper and deeper into debt.

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What to do if you put gas in a diesel?

This means the diesel fuel will prematurely ignite in the diesel engine, which can lead to engine damage.Gasoline contamination can also damage the fuel pump and mess up diesel injectors.This happens because of a drop in lubrication.Simply speaking, gasoline is a solvent while diesel is an oil.

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In Georgia if your 18 do you still need your learners to get your license?

In Georgia, even if you are 18, you still need your learners permit?æto get your license. The emphasis in Georgia is for a graduated licensing program to reduce accidents.

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How do you tell if an auto windshield has metal in it?

It doesn't, it is made of glass and plastic film to it from coming apart.

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How do you go about getting a used car back from someone who has stopped making payments?

You will need proof they owe you(signed contract describing the car as collateral,lein on TITLE) to get the court order. How are they "hiding" it from you? Someone is driving the car IF its running. It might be their babys mommas aunts b/f,but someone is driving it.

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How do you buy a new car if you still owe on a old one?

If you want to buy a new car and don't want to keep the car then sell the car for what price you want to buy the new car or buy the new car if you have enough money.

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If you drop out of high school in Florida can you still get a driver's license?

No. Florida law does not allow teen-agers under the age of 18 who drop out of school to enjoy driving privileges. Even if you have already obtained your license, if you quit school, your driver's license will be revoked.

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The Volkswagen Jetta 3 has its fuel pump in the tank If you wanted to remove it how would you go about it?

If you want to remove a fuel pump from the tank of a Volkswagen Jetta 3, you first need to drop the tank. This means the tanks has to be completely removed from the vehicle before the pump can be removed.

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Can you return a car if it has problems?

Problems with cars bought from dealers If you buy a new or used car from a dealer and experience problems with it, you have some statutory rights under the Consumer Rights Act 2015.You have a right to reject something faulty and you are entitled to a full refund within 30 days of purchase in mos...

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What do I do if someone I sold a car to after numerous phone calls has still not picked the car up and it's been over a year?

If he payed you I would try to contact him for a little longer. If not I would resell it. A year is a little long for something like that.

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How do you know if your blinker has a short in 2004 Subaru Legacy If you switch it on slowly it works?

If it had a short it would blow a fuse. You probably have a faulty flasher relay.

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Why does your car sound like it has bubbles in it when you go faster?

because it is the spark plugs back firing they need to be replaced

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How do you reduce engine noise in a diesel car?

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Can you return a used car if it has problems?

If you buy a new or used car from a dealer and experience problems with it, you have some statutory rights under the Consumer Rights Act 2015.After 30 days you lose the short-term right to reject the goods.You'll also have fewer rights, such as only being able to ask for a repair or replacement, ...

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If a car could fly is it still a car?

Yes but now it is a flying car.

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How do I know if its petrol or diesel?

Step 1: Check the label inside the fuel door. Look for a label on the fuel door or by the fuel filler neck.You should find a label that says “Diesel Fuel Only” or “Unleaded Gasoline Only,” or similar wording.The label can peel off or become unreadable, so proceed to the next step if you don't...

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If a lighter exploded in your car is it still safe to smoke in it or how do I make it safe to smoke again?

no............Good day to stop smoking.Its divine intervention

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If your friends were smoking hash and you were around but didn't smoke does it still go in your system?

In a car, probably, at least if the windows are up.

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What happens if you put diesel in a car?

Then you get the tank dropped and drain it out, replace the fuel filter(s), and flush the fuel system. Other than that, nothing actually happens - the diesel fuel won't ignite.

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How to check if car has a lien on it?

Look at the title. Liens are listed on the title.

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Do you still pay ticket if you go to traffic school?

In general, you should not get any points on your driving record if you complete traffic school for a qualifying violation by the due date.If you choose to go to traffic school you will still have to pay your traffic fine, in addition to an administrative court fee and the traffic school fee.

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If a repo has been placed on your car but you pay for the car before they pick it up can they still pick it up?

Contact the lender they are the ones who call off the repo.

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Will a car go faster if it has smaller front wheels and bigger back wheels?

It depends on what type of racing you intend on doing. A typical 1/4 mile drag rear wheel drive car would have larger rear wheels for traction and smaller front wheels for less weight but this is only useful for the 1/4 mile RWD drag racing.

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How do you find out if a vehicle is still in my name?

Furnish the VIN number of the vehicle and request a title record from the department.If the vehicle has a license plate from another state, contact the Department of Motor Vehicles of the state and request a title record.You can get the address and telephone number of the DMV of another state fro...

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How many years do you get if you steal a car in Hawaii?

I believe you get guillotined if u do that??!??

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Does a car still have to be registered and insured if it has not been running for over a year?

if u drive on the road yes.

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In Illinois isn't it illegal if a car is repossessed with the plates still on it?

when they repossess your car it makes sense that you would get it in the mail with a notice.

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How do you know if it has a 2 PC rear main seal?

can go to the auto parts store and have them look up the rear main seal, if it comes up only with 2pc then it is probably 2pc, if not then it could be 1pc or 2pc and likely would need to just get to it to find out

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How do you get rid of an airlock in a diesel engine?

To start the process, locate the manual fuel pump primer on the engine.This may be a small lever you pump up and down, or a plunger-type you push in.Open up the bleed screw on top of the secondary fuel filter, and start pumping the primer pump.You will likely see both fuel and bubbles coming out ...

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How do you know if you car has infintity audio system in an 98 eclipse?

there should be an amp under one of the front seats.

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Are diesel cars still a good buy?

The good news is that diesel car values have generally fallen slightly, rather than collapsed as the stampede to petrol cars has receded.And prices are holding particularly well for larger diesel motors – still in demand due to their better fuel economy.

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Where do you sign on a car title if its going to a junkyard?

you don't. just hand it over to the salvage yard and they'll send it into the state as scrap for you.

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If you are going to get married cosign on a car with what your married name would be and then do not get married do you still have rights to the car?

Im not a lawer but I think you committed a crime by not using your legal name. 2nd If you are the cosigner then you ultimately are responsible for the payments and your good credit rating. Why would you consider marrying a guy that needed a cosigner he is pretty immature. Listen to Dr. Laura she'...

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How do you know if your car has posi?

Everyone's heard the tip about checking your vehicle's rearend to check for a "posi-traction" or "limited slip" unit as opposed to an "open" unit.and that is to jack both wheels off the ground and try to spin one tire.If the opposite tire spins in the same direction, it's a posi.

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How do you know if your car has equity?

Equity is the difference between the value of the vehicle and the amount owed on the loan.For example, if your car is worth $10,000 and you have an auto loan balance of $4,000, you have $6,000 in equity.If you pay off the loan, you will have $10,000 in equity because you no longer owe money on th...

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How do you tell if my car has heated mirrors?

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How do you know if your car has frame damage?

If the collision bent your car's frame pay attention to the following symptoms. Frame is visibly bent or damaged. Car alignment is off. Unusual car noises. Uneven shock & suspension wear. Uneven tire wear. Parts don't fit correctly. Wheels track poorly.

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How do you know if your car has ABS?

To find out if your car has ABS, simply turn the car on.On your dashboard, the indicator lights will come on as soon as the key is turned to power up the vehicle.In these, you'll see the ABS light.This indicator will be yellow and will have either “ABS” or “anti-lock.”

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How do you know if car has enough compression?

You should first consult a repair manual for the correct compression. Once you have obtained that information, remove all of the spark plugs and disconnect the fuel injection system (often removal of a fuse.) Insert a compression gauge into the first spark plug hole by threading it in the same ma...

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What do you do if you have put petrol in diesel car?

STOP DRIVING DUMP THE ENTIRE CONTENTS OF THE FUEL TANK REFIL WITH DIESEL PURGE THE FUEL LINES REPLACE THE FUEL FILTERPRAY IT'S OKIf you've done this and still have problems, the petrol has attacked various seals in probbaly the injector pump and or injectors. Could now get expensive. (Note that i...

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How do you start your car after it stall in water if it is a stick?

DON'T!! Dry the engine out first. If you try and start an engine full of water you will blow it. After it is dry, start it like you normally would.

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How do you know if your car has exhaust fumes?

If you smell the exhaust inside the cabin of the car, the leak is possibly somewhere near the air intake vent, under the hood.The leak might be somewhere in the exhaust pipe system that runs the length of the car, or even in the muffler, but the smell won't be so powerful.

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If your car has ABS it has?

Automatic Braking System. Prevents brakes from completely locking up in panic brake situations, or poor traction, such as icy roads. Causes brakes to "pulse" rather than lock up and skid.

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If your car is repossessed do you still have to pay for it?

The vehicle will be sold at auction, the proceeds will be applied to the loan and to the repo fees, then you will still be responsible for any remaining amount owed to the loan.

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How do you start a diesel engine when its cold?

The most common method for starting a diesel engine is through the use of glow plugs.Like an air intake heater, the glow plugs operate off of the power of the vehicle's battery.This pre-warming process brings the air in the combustion chamber up to a temperature conducive to cold starting.Step 1:...

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How do you know if your car has an airbag?

A large padded center of the steering wheel is a indication, but it should have a symbol showing it is air bagged equipped. Also starting in the early 1990s, air bags became standard on all new vehicles. You can always know that the driver has one, at minimum. Now there are air bags for driver, p...

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How much does it cost to get a bonded title and where do you go to?

I can not answer your first question however I would suggest going to the place you bought the car from

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How do you know if your car has traction control?

There should be a light that comes on labeled T/C on the dash when you turn the key on before you start the car. You should also have a button that's labeled T/C or Traction that will turn this feature on or off.Also your owners manual will tell you,or go to your local dealership and they should ...

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How do you tell if car engine has been replaced?

Failing that, the VIN number will be etched or stamped onto the vehicle somewhere.A quick check with the manufacturer (directly or via a dealer) should confirm the original engine number of the car.If the engine has been changed, the two numbers won't marry up.

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How do you know if your car has electrical problems?

The 5 Most Common Signs That Your Car's Electrical System Is Failing The Engine Won't Crank Properly. The engine requires electrical power to start. You're Experiencing Battery Problems. Headlights And Other Lights Are Not Working Properly. Your Fuses Keep Blowing Out. You Smell Burning P...

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How do you find out if 3 yr old red light tickets in Chicago might get your car booted if you go to register one now?

Contact a local attorney. A basic consultation on the matter should be free. In most states, traffic light camera tickets are not enforceable unless served, and they have a limited time to serve them if they intend to. I don't know if that's the case with Illinois or Chicago local ordnances, but ...

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How do you check a diesel car?

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How do you get a title in the state of pa for a car you were given that has none?

That's loaded!The only way you can get the title in PA is to file for a lost title and then it will come back in persons that owned its name and need to be transferred from there.There is another way .... but very risky .... is that NJ has where you can get a title from there with tags with a bil...

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What do you do if you put gas in a diesel engine?

Here are six issues you may experience if you put unleaded gas in a diesel engine: #1 – No Ignition. A diesel engine is not designed to ignite fuel. #2 – No Lubrication. #3 – Fuel System Damage. #4 – Shock Wave Damage. #5 – Engine Damage. #6 – Black Smoke.

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How do you get a car back if you finance the car the other person is a named driver on the car and drives around in it?

This could be ugly.If you are the listed owner on the registration you could:If the other persons name is on the registration then you will have to go through a legal repossession probably involving a lawsuit.

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If a man ask for needed space and still has my car should I ask for it?

If he needs his space, you need your car.

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If your car has been repo'd how can you find a lender who will refinance it?

^^previous poster^^ my car has been reposessed in the state of Washington, and the finance company has told me that in the state of Washington the payoff balance must be paid in full my (me) or another financial institution.i have tried through my personal bank, a couple credit unions, and many o...

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Can you sell your car to a dealership if you still owe on it?

When you owe more than your car is worth, you have to somehow give the lender the difference between the sale price and what you owe.You can pay cash, if you have it, or you might have to take out another loan.The buyer will pay the sale amount to the lender.

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How do you get in a car?

Open the door and sit down in the sit.

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How do you find out if an Evenflo infant car seat is safe if it has never been used?

It will say if it was tested on the box and if it wasn't safe, they wouldn't sell it so it is safe!

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If a car gets 60 miles to the gallon then how many gallons do you need to go 100 kilometers?

1 gallon (1km = 0.6miles)

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How does a car trade in work if you still owe?

When the amount you owe on the car is less than the trade-in value, the process is pretty straightforward.Say you still owe $5,000 on a car, and a dealer offers you $6,000 for it as a trade-in.The dealer pays off the $5,000 loan for you, which releases the lien.Then, you transfer ownership of the...

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How can you find out if your car has a tracker on it?

Finding a Hidden GPS Tracker on Your Car Perform an exterior inspection: Use a flashlight and mirror to check areas like the wheel wells and under the vehicle. Perform an interior inspection: Check the data port first. Sweep the vehicle with a bug detector: Know when to seek professional h...

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How do you tell if a clutch has been replaced?

If you're experiencing any of the below symptoms, you may need a clutch replacement: Spongy, sticking, vibrating or loose clutch pedal when pressed.Squeaking or grumbling noise when pressed.Ability to rev the engine, but poor acceleration.Difficulty shifting gear.

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