Is it the transmission not working well that why the car slow down while driving in the road?
Could be but probably an engine problem.
Are you going up a hill? Did you take your foot off the gas and is the compression of the engine slowing you down? Are your brakes sticking? Is your car getting the correct amount of air to fuel ratio? there are lots of reasons why a car would slow down while you're driving it. start with the eas...
2001 ls New transmission followed by car registering overheating while driving down the road fan motor replaced and car continues to overheat while driving down the road What could it be?
Water Pump or Thermostat. May have to change water pump to replace thermostat.
A car may not accelerate well if you haven't had a oil change or if you have a problem with your transmission.You can do little things like filling your tires and making sure you fill your gas tank up to receive maximum performance. Those to minor things make a big difference.
There are many reasons for this to happen depending on make, model, year, operating condition of the engine.These things direct us toward a solution.
I had the same thing happen to me in my '78Ford Ranger... I checked and replaced everything ppl told me it could be. It ended up being a three dollar fusible link. I'm not sure if all vehicles have one or not but I'd check that out, could save u a lot of time and money. My friend figured out that...
Without seeing it, it sure sounds like a lack of fuel. I would suspect plugged fuel filter, or possibly a weak fuel pump.
yes because the clutch is spinning then you mak it quick go the opposite way
Why does your cruise just stop working while driving down the highway the vehicle just starts to slow down so you have to reset the cruise this is a 1995 Buick LeSabre It has 140000 miles on it?
The most common cause would be that the brake pedal is activating the cruise release switch. That could be because your brake pedal is low because of low fluid, or worn brakes. The switch could also just need to be readjusted because of break pedal and linkage wear.For the cruise to engage and st...
If fuel cannot get through the fuel filter, it will stop running.
That it's old and destroyed, needs to be fixed. The car sucks.
The charging system in your vehicle may be failing, Have it tested soon.
Change the fuel filter first,
When you step on the gas and reach a certain speed the transmission should automatically shift out of first gear and go into second gear. First gear causes the engine to rev higher but gives more torque at the wheels to help the car get going faster. Second gear allows the engine to not rev as hi...
There could be a number of reasons for this you car could be running to rich. If its coughing black smoke out the back and is a petrol it is running to rich (a diesel coughing black smoke is also not burning its fuel efficently). Think of it this way black smoke weather its from a petrol or diese...
A speed sensor wont thump but a speedometer cable might go thump, thump, thump, if it is rubbing against the casing. Also sometimes the transmission will feel as if it thumps when it downshifts.Could also be a warped brake rotor causing that when stopping.
You should check the struts.
Either your gas pedal is stuck to the floor or you are going downhill.
Sounds like you have a brake hose problem
Probably have a misfire or lean fuel mixNELSON
If they're cutting out when you've got them turned on, it's probably a loose ground wire. If they're coming on when you've got them turned off, then it's probably a break in the insulation of the hot wire causing sporadic shorts to ground, if the headlights are ground side switched... whether the...
Could be the fuel pump. To check for sure take the air cleaner off (or the "neck" that goes to the air cleaner) and spray some carb cleaner or starter fluid in it pointing toward the motor. If it runs for a second that tells you there is a fuel delivery problem. You might want to start by checkin...
It means you should have a mechanic check it out soon. That could put you and others in a dangerous situation.
Check the fuel pressure on the Focus wagon as well as the EGR valve. If the fuel pressure is low or the valve is clogged then the car could have these problems.
im having the same problem im gonna try the crank position sensor today because ive already tried the camshaft position sensor but you should try them both good luck you might need it
Why does the Car stalls out when slowing down or stopping but when it is first started it runs fine until it is put into drive?
check the brake booster vacumme hose,its the hose than runs from the intake to the brake booster. if its leaking air the car stall when you hit the brakes or has no power
perhaps if it was loose or the conductor was cracked.
Why would a 1997 Cadillac Catera stall when slowing down in traffic 5-10 minutes into the drive then restart immediately and drive fine after that?
There are several porbably reasons: 1.Bad fuel filter 2.Bad spark plugs 3.Dirty fuel injector 4.Bad fuel pump 5.(the worst and unfortunately very common) Bad coilall of these things are good but this is what we did on our 2000 Catera Same Problem the engine would stop after about 20 minutes of dr...
You are losing spark or fuel. I would suspect a faulty fuel pump.
What is the cause for car slowing down after begin driving almost sputters as if not getting enough gas?
The year, make, model and engine info would help, but I would start with replacing the fuel filter.
When you are driving the car eventually slows down and then stops then fter a little while you can restart it what could the problem be?
A very dirty fuel filter or a fuel pump going bad.
Brakes wear and require maintenance. They should always "work as well as they used to". When you detect a change in the braking have a trusted mechanic inspect them asap.
Any car needs traction to accelerate, turn or stop. Your tires can't grip on slippery roads, it needs clean and dry asphalt for maximum traction.
Can hear a hollow humming sound under the car when driving the noise slows down when the car is about to slow down?
If the car is straight drive check the transmission fluid for full. Check the u joints on a rear wheel drive. Look for any loose parts on the exhaust system as well to try and find the humming problem.
What causes Power loss while driving Hyundai excel 1996 once the car is turned of will not restart while driving the car the car still drives but the stereo runs dry of power digital clock as well.?
Perhaps alternator is not charging the battery properlyTest with a voltmeter - fully charged battery should read approx. 12.8 without engine running With engine running should read 13.8-14.2
This is a very general and vague question. What do you mean by slow? Does it feel like there is something inhibiting it, like having the parking brake on? Does the engine sputter or knock? What other symptoms does the car have?
Because the engine provides the power to operate the drivetrain, which is what makes the car move in the first place. Turn the engine off, and there is no more power going to the drivetrain - the remaining movement of the car until it stops is simply inertia.
Sound like the Alternator or possibly the Regulator died. Get it checked and fixed before it completely destroys your Battery.
A 1993 VW Polo shudders and stops when slowing down is a sign of a bad fuel pump. It is also observable that there is a high pitched sound when the engine is first engaged.
The foundation of physics is Newton's equation, force equals mass times acceleration. Hence, for a given amount of force, more mass equals less acceleration. Or in other words, it takes force to move a weight. The more weight you are trying to move, the more force you need.
If your question means there is no warning when the engine overheats, here are some possible reasons:--temperature sensor in engine and/or cooling system has failed.--fuse has blown in the circuit that provides power to the temperature sensor, warning gauge or light.--bulb in warning light is bro...
May have a damaged catalytic converter or a plugged fuel filter.
Typically the interlock with with the brake pedal has failed, also the transmission shifter linkage could be loose and jammed. You may be able to remove the shifter cover and see the interlock and manually move it aside so you can get vehicle to a shop. The interlock makes sure you do not put veh...
A car is driving on a flat road When the driver hits the brakes the car slows down and stops What would happen if there were no friction?
If you're asking in the theoretical sense as in there were no friction at all in the universe then the car would never stop. Then again if that were the case then the car would have a hard time to move in the first place.
have you tried to get your wheel realigned
What would cause my blower motor on my truck to slow down while driving If you tap on it it usually comes back to full speed but then gradually slows down?
Either it's losing voltage, or you've got a blower motor on its way out.The blower motor is tired. It will eventually blow a fuse and/or burn out the blower motor speed resistor. Time to replace the blower motor. Also check connections for high resistance damage (melted connections).
Why does the force of gravity do work on a car rolling down a hill but no work when it rolls along a level part of the road?
This is a basic physics situation. Gravity is a perpendicular force to the earth's surface, or a force that is directed to the earth's center. So when a car is on perfectly level ground it will not move. But when on a hill or any considerable incline it will roll (if the car is not hindered by yo...
Don't know what vehicle you have but, sounds like the duct work came apart for the middle vents.
Probably a faulty multifunction/stalk switch.
its because when you first set off your not at that point on the rev counter where the power output shoots up. on diesels, you get nothing till about 1800 revs and on petrols, nothing till about 4000 revs. hope this helps
It means that something is wrong. Check all your moving parts in that wheel.
Assuming you mean "increases" in speed, as you accelerate the engine the HVAC (Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning) system is loosing its vacuum supply to function properly. Normally the system depends on a vacuum reservoir to maintain operation. This happens when the vacuum supply from the engi...
Your car lost power while you were driving and it will not start now because the battery is depleted.
It's probably your tires. maybe they automatically slow down when they go over water so u don't slip. it could also be your engine.I still say it is resistence.EDIT: Tires lose friction when driving over water and can hydroplane and slide.
Could be your MAP sensor or Absolute Manifold Pressure sensor same thing usually mounted on or near the firewall and has at least two hoses"vacuum" going into it.
When you put your car in reverse it will not go in reverse but in drive it is okay Is that a serious and costly job Is that a sign of the transmission needing to be rebuilt?
Yes you need to get a new transmission, because somehow you burnt out your reverse so it wont move in reverse. So you will probably have to get a new one. A cheap one is roughly $2000 give or take $100.
Bad shocksthey cause extra bounce in the ride, replace if necessary.To Test:How to Test Your Shocks By an eHow ContributorShocks are an important part of your car's safety system. If they are not operating properly, you are not only getting a bumpy ride, you are also endangering yourself and your...
Check to see if you are getting fuel and spark
When a car heater doesn't blow at all, the problem is either a bad blower motor or something preventing power from getting to the blower.If the blower motor is getting power, it's probably a bad blower.If it isn't getting power, suspect the fuse, switch or blower resistor.
the pedal is still the same in foreign vehicles
What's tht mean Your car would go over half a tank of petrol for driving 30km down the road because its efficiency is low.
Because a body in motion tends to stay in motion. See the link, The Car and The Wall.
This is a statutory regulation which means the traffic sign is white. It typically reads:
Yes, as long as you keep the transmission fluid level full. DO NOT OVERFILL! Not NO But HELL NO.......it can get on the catalytic converter and catch fire!!!! I know it happened to me.... tom_dee2002 at yahoo dot com
Any number of things can cause poor acceleration.Bad gas, clogged fuel filter, Clogged air filter, Bad vacuum lines to the transmission.Dirt/water in the fuel injectors, Bad Spark, Trouble with the electronics.Check the gas cap and make sure it is secured.
When the engine RPM drops below the normal range of about ~800 RPM (for most cars), this often times will cause the engine to stall indicating a dirty or faulty idle air control valve.I would recommend having an expert from YourMechanic come to your location to diagnose and repair your idle air c...
When you are driving uphill, the force of gravity is working against you to slow you down and you may need to accelerate or change to a lower gear to maintain your speed.When you drive downhill, the reverse is true.Gravity will cause you to go faster and increase your stopping distance.
Clogged fuel filter When you put your foot down on the accelerator and don't get the reaction you expect, it could mean there's a problem with the fuel system.The most likely issue is a clogged fuel filter.When the fuel filter is clogged, the fuel pump has to work much harder, resulting in a far...
Why does the force of gravity do work on a car that rolls down a hill but no work when it rolls along a level part of the road?
on earth... as you get closer to the earths core the gravity becomes stronger.. therefore the bottom of the hill being closer to the core the gravity is stronger then the more distant top of the hill. as for the smooth road the gravity is pulling equally on all sides of the car so it cancels its ...
You can try a product like Bar's or Lucas stop leak, specifically designed to correct minor problems with the gasket seal. Seals do dry out and may be rejuvenated by the addition of a stop-leak product that causes seals to expand and regain plasticity. They may or may not help. This is for the mo...
The car is designed to slow down when there is no throttle.There's more pressure on the gears during acceleration then during just normal slowing down.I downshift to slow down, never had an issue.It's also useful to downgear while braking to insure if you need to suddenly accelerate to get out of...
My car is running However sometimes when pressing gas the car will jerk and shudder It will do this while driving as well Could it be fuel injecters?
If it is front wheel drive it is probably the from motor mount check that.. if not check all the basics first. Spark plugs fuel filter etc.
The alternator provides the majority of power when the engine is running. The battery takes over when the alternator is not being driven. So in the case where all electrics go down, neither the battery nor the alternator are doing their job. I would strongly suspect the alternator or the drive be...
Get a red tube of Dr.Tranny's Shudder Fix It's $8.50 @ most auto parts stores....It's worked on many of my old farm trucks; the Ford EOD transmissions do this sort of crap from about 1988 well into the 90's This is what your local Ford Dealer was instructed to do if one came in shakin' while stil...
this is because you are very close to the ground, but far away from whatever you see when you look up. Because of this, the angle of your neck will change quickly to stay looking at one spot on the ground, but because the sky is far away, the angle of your neck will not change as rapidly. It's ha...
When you drift(accelerating faster then holding, steering, and releasing the brake), the skid marks and rubber smoke will appear on the road. If you are also doing a drift race, that also happens.
Assuming it is not driver error there are two possibilities.Either the clutch is slipping under higher torque delivery and causing the vehicle to buck, or the transmission is damaged internally.If it is a clutch issue it's only a matter of time until the clutch fails, but make sure there is no oi...
the air conditioner shouldn't have anything to do with it. there could be a problem with your tires or your driving or your kid could be jumping on the seat