What if the Rotor does not easily come off of a 1988 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme what other methods are there to remove it?
Should be the "peel off" typeRemove wheelRemove caliper mounting boltsSlide caliper off rotorRotor should slid off hub
The cost of the head gasket itself would be anywhere from approximately $20 - $40 per piece (there are two head gaskets, as 1995 Olds Cutlass Supreme has a V6 engine) depending on whether you have the 3.1L or 3.4L DOHC engine. Most of the cost will go to labor; it is a time-consuming job. Best to...
Low retail, $1,725. Average retail, $4,100. High retail, $6,400. It's all about condition.
A 1995 Cutlass Supreme should use R12 freon. The fittings are different between R12 and R134 so that they can not be accidentally swapped.
That car would have a 19 gallon fuel tank.
What happens if the oil dipstick compartment comes out of the engine when checking the engine oil in an 84 cutlass supreme?
If the place where the dipstick for the oil is comes out of the engine it will cause an oil leak. The engine might not be able to build up enough pressure to keep running either on the 1984 Cutlass Supreme. It should be replaced.
By the sound of it non performance trans. in this year tried to use the less as what is possible(if that makes sense) trans. witch SP. gears available usually a 3 or 4 speed auto (since you didnt specify if it was an auto or manual) you can do a search on google to make sure the specifications on...
Driving under influence of alcohol is not acceptable. This can lead to accident. The best choice is to stop and call for help.
Best guess without actually touching the vehicle would be the voltage regulator. on most cars this is part of the alternator. I would start by checking the voltage on the battery while the car is idling and while running ~2000 rpm
I need to change the brake pads on a 1996 Honda Accord - the front tires will not come off - the lug nuts are off - is there a special way to remove the front tires?
I was rotating my tires and had the same issue , I have a 97 accord but 94-97 are basically the same, if you kick the tire at one specific side really hard it should pop off
When the system is low on refrigerant the pressure switch will not allow the compressor to turn on. You may be right on the edge so it will sometimes and other times not. You need to recharge the AC.
IT COULD BE A NUMBER OF THINGS.... IE.... ELECTRICAL SHORT IN THE MOTOR, WIRING, OR BUTTONS. TAKE IT TO A SHOP TO FIGURE IT OUT, OTHERWISE YOU WILL SPEND MORE MONEY TRYING TO REPLACE PART AFTER PART IF YOU DON'T KNOW HOW TO WORK ON ELECTRICAL STUFF ON VEHICLES.
a basic tool set and potentially an Allen head key for the front calipers (very common on GM vehicles, I think its a 3/8 but the auto parts store should be able to tell you exactly).check you brake fluid and make sure its not all the way full, if its low, its likely to go back up when you do the ...
If a cosigner of a car loan wants to get off the loan but it's not a good idea for the other party due to credit score can the cosigner take legal action to get off the loan?
Probably not. You, like the primary party, signed a contract as an independednt, free-thinking adult. It is assumed under the eyes of the law that you knew what your were getting into. You are as bound by contract law as the primary.
Is there anything special to take off of the front axles on a 1999ford ranger 4x4 when changing the rotors?
does anyone know of a website to go to for a illustration drawing of the front rotorson a 4x4 1999 ford ranger?
It doesn't, if your car is missing a tire, your car slows down and the wayward tire appears to go faster.
What are the methods of removing and replacing cables and wires in wiring enclosures without causing damage to existing cables?
It is tedious job. Each cable must be disconnected from power, disconnected from the terminals. A cable needs to be thus disconnected from both the ends, marked at both the ends, release the cable from the cable tray or from the conduit so that the cable is not damaged.
Replacing the lock mechanism and took the steering wheel off a 1990 Cutlass Supreme but how do you get the tilt steering out of the way?
helloHere is what you do. This steering column is square right. and on both sides there are pins that pivot the steering wheel. Take off the steering wheel. Then the turn signal assembly. Keep the screws handy. Take a big flat screw driver, there is a square hole on the bottom right side. Push in...
What causes the engine to turn over but not start for approximately 10 seconds this happens only after the cars engine is left off over night the car is a 1994 Cutlass Supreme with the 3.1?
I would suspect the ECT (engine coolant temperature) sensor is at fault.
What is it called if the rotor is thicker toward the hub and thinner toward the outside of the rotor?
It's called a taper. Time to replace the rotors, calipers and brake pads.
Most charities, such as Doctors Without Borders and the American Red Cross have websites where they accept donations. The Salvation Army accepts canned food donations at regular intervals throughout the year. If you have clothing to Donate, Goodwill is widespread, and offers coupons in exchange f...
Yes, navigation system can be purchased separately.
The main reason a car will slow down when the engine is turned off is due to friction, there is friction on all moving parts which converts the kinetic energy of the cars movement into heat energy.
What is wrong with your car if it drives good but when it comes to a stop on a red light it turns off?
Plugged fuel filter. Plugged PVC valve. Plugged air cleaner. Any or all of the above.I would suggest looking for a cracked vacuum hose, which is a common cause of a stall at idle..
There are multiple avenues, besides ebay, available if you wish to sell your car. Local newspapers will often have a classified area in which you can list your car. There are also car specific papers such as Autotrader which people often use to buy and sell, both in print and online.
Alternator isn't charging enough soon batt will die from undercharging
1999 FORD RANGER XL THEFT LIGHT IN DASH BLINKS WHEN I SHUT OFF ENGINE AND STAYS ON AFTER I START IT. THERE IS NO HORN OR OTHER SOUND. WHAT DOES MEAN AND IS THERE A WAY TO SHUT IT OFF?
You have a problem with passive anti theft system. If it's activated light will flash when key is powered on but will not start. It should never flash and start and engine stay on. You need an auto locksmith to check the system, key halo, module and ecu.
Why does car cut off at a red light or stop sign while the air is on but if its not on it doesn't what could that be?
could be a combination of a non working idle compensator and a vacuum leak.Poor vacuum will cause your car to stall at a light, the brake booster runs on vacuum, this together with the added load of the AC with the idle not being raised by the idle compensator might cause this to happen.Check you...
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...
It does, but due to the third brake light (and in some models the rear seat belts) being integrated into the top it is technically no longer legal for it to be removable. Because of this Ford removed the instructions on how to remove the top in the 1992-1996 model owner's manuals. If you can find...
NO! BANK LIEN-PAY IT OFF.MECHANICS LIEN-PAY IT OFF.autolienservice.com
Your 1993 mercury sable would not shut off today when you turned it off and removed the key the ring is missing around where the key goes you just bought the car and it's been shutting off fine till t?
My 1993 Sable ignition swith was very sloppy too. I would suggest you're going to have to replace the switch. Any shop manual will have the instructions for this. Either buy one, or use your local library's copy for free.
In Australia P plates which are new drivers are not allowed to drive turbo cars is it possible to remove a turbo from a car and leave it off with the car able to function?
you can, depending on the type of fuel system the car has. If there is a non-turbo equivalent you can change the fuel system and manifolds and it would run but would go like a pig because most turbo motors have low compression to cope with boost. If no non-turbo equivalent you could spend a lifet...
Disc brake rotor? A pulsation in the brake pedal when applied.Distributor ignition rotor? The engine may not run or run poorly with misfires.
No. They are two different transmissions.
The service required light is mainly used to remind drivers when it is time to change the oil and filter, but could be used for other fluids or components.In the past, this light was similar to the check engine light and could mean that a fault has been detected by the system.
If you are not using it, no damage will occur. If you are not using it, no damage will occur.If you are not using it, no damage will occur.
How do you turn off the engine in a 1990 Acura Integra LS if the keys are out of the car and the car wont turn off what could the problem be if its not the ignition switch?
What changes have been made to the car? Is the Rad cooling fan still wired original or wired so comes on with ignition? Added a stereo or any equipment? If so disconnect one at a time and see if this fixes it.
If a 1986 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Brougham has been sitting for two years and now cranks but will not start is there a switch to reset?
Try blasting a little starting fluid into the thottle bore and then cranking it.There is no reset switch but you will have to do some prayer meeting and maintenanec. After 2 years the gas has likely turned to shellac or therebouts. Get rid of the old gas.Emptying the tank a great place start but ...
If a car is cleared in bankruptcy and the car does not start do you have to fix it before they come pick it up?
No, but most lending contracts stipulate that secured property must be kept in the same or reasonably acceptable condition as it was when the borrower took possession. Therefore it is likely the lender will have the car repaired and add the costs to be paid by the borrower. New bankruptcy laws no...
Why would your car shake when you come to a stop sign and does not shake when you put it in neutral or any other gear?
== == The idle rpm may be too high and causing the tranmission to try to engage. You could have a bad torque converter. sometimes when it can't shift down into first without shaking, it's because your car is having trouble sticking in overdrive. has it ever stalled?== ==
Where is the Computer in 1985 cutlass supreme and how difficult is this repair for a mechanic to perform curious on labor and price of repair?
If you're talking about the engine ECM, I'm pretty sure they were still all mechanical for that model year, and would not have a computer in them.
If there are drips, or water, coming out the exhaust on a hot system you are proberbly seeing an engine water leak - most likely head gasket.The car has not been driving long.When the exhaust system is cold, it cools the exhaust enough that the water can condense.
It is quite a bad occurrence when the two mix and usually means that the gasket has failed to function as required, creating an internal leakage which could easily damage the engine.Some of the reasons why engine oil mixes with the coolant are: A broken/damaged head gasket.
There isn't much information in that question. Is it cranking? If not, it could be battery, battery terminals, starter, keyswitch, neutral safety switch... who knows what else. If it's cranking but not catching, always go back tot he basics; compression, ignition and fuel. If any one of the three...
Why can't I remove the ignition key of 2006 Jeep Liberty while I you have if in Park and the key will not come out of the ignition?
I had same problem with my 2002 liberty. It was the park sensor. I had to turn on the key and put it in neutral then back to park to get the key out (might have to do it a couple of times). Once I did that I could get the key out. Then I had to remove the center console cover and found that the p...
Probably worn out brakes. Could be wheel bearing or other worn components also. Check for looseness before you drive any further.
maybe the axles need to be check
your red brake light could be coming on because , you could be low on brake fluid, or your brakes could be worn , you need to check both of them,be safe do not drive until you do.
If you know what you're doing, you can have it done in under an hour.
30 Miles per hour unless stated.
What would make the low water level light come on in a 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue But the car does not run hot?
The low water level sensor is in your radiator overflow resivoir. The reservoir is supposed to have a certain amount of coolant in it but if it's low, the light comes on. This has nothing to do with the radiator being empty. True, if the reservoir is left unchecked the radiator may eventually bec...
Lighter items should be placed near the top and in the rear of the trailer.Your cargo should be packed closely and firmly, and tied down to secure it.Similarly, open trailers should be loaded heavier in the front of the box – up to 60% of the cargo weight.
There is a pipe on the right hand side of your engine that's come off somewhere the car is running like if it is missfireing its a vauxhall 1800 you cant see where it should be fitted?
have a look under the air filter...sounds like a breather pipe There are some tubes that don't seem to be going anywhere. These are breathers. But be warned.... I have a 1600 vectra. This sudenly started running with a miss fire. I had blown the inlet valve on cylinder three. if by removeing the ...
If you recently cleaned the engine on a 1982 Toyota Corolla and water is now in with the spark plugs is there a way to get it out easily or should you open it up and let it air?
I would remove the distributor cap and blow it out with compressed air or at least let it dry out. The spark plug wires could be removed if they come off easily and spray a little wd40 in the ends; it helps to absorb small amounts of moisture.
Is it illegal for someone who is not a licensed mechanic to work on other peoples vehicles even if they are very knowledgeable in auto mechanics?
no. no. they are called back yard mechanics i do allitle myself. the question is do you trust them? remmber they are not liable for any thing that might go wrong.
Can you return a used car after two weeks if the AC does not work and there is a bumping noise coming from under the car?
I doubt if there's any way to return the car for a refund or replacement unless the dealer is a really nice guy. (OK, you can return it. The dealer will be happy to keep your money and sell it again.) Many dealers will give a 30-day, 1,000 mile warrantee on the drive train, which might cover the ...
another cars can not be moved with out owners ok.and yes they can get the car from your job.while your shoping, inside paying for gas
Should there be a round metal washer looking thing w a small hole in the middle of it in the hoses coming off the intake valve covers?
Sounds like your looking at a p.c.v.(positive crankcase ventilation valve,if it goes from valve cover to intake manifold.
What if your 1999 aurora when first cranked acts like it is not getting gas It stalls and surges and acts like it is going to cut off The service engine soon light comes on What could this be?
too many possibilitys.it needs to be scaned to find out why
What should the rod diameter be to reliably and easily fit through a quattro o ring sometimes dynamically and other times statically if the quattro o ring has a nominal ID of 3v4 inch actual 737v1000?
I just use the curtain rods and rings they got at Wal Mart.
Could be over torqued, could be cross threaded, could be seized on there.Some chrome lug nuts have an outer steel/chromed cap that fits over a smaller lug nut. Over time the the chrome cap gets rounded off or loose and comes off and gets lost and you are left with a smaller lug nut that the facto...
Your 1988 corvette has 3 dead cylinders why. the engine runs. there is a great amount of pressure inside the engine when running remove oil filler cap and the pressure come out very strongly.?
You may have broken rings in the 3 dead cylinders allowing compressed air-gas mixture to enter the crankcase.
Probably because the o-ring seals on the injectors are 23 years old...
Don't!Bug Spray contains pesticides and because of this it is a violation of Federal Law to use it or dispose of it in any manner not in accordance with its labeling. Read the label.
How do you remove a tire from 1998 HyundaiTiburon after taking the bolts out the tire is not coming off why?
Try taking your tire iron and bounce the side of it off of the sidewalls of the tire. Sometimes tires get stuck on the rotor. Just tap it a few hard times and it should come off.
If you leased a car out to a family member and the loan is not paid off an they are trying to skip town what do you d0?
If the loan is in writing as a legal document you can take them to court for breach of contract.
1994 Mark VIII you have antifreeze leaking from the rear of the engine you are not able to see where it is coming from it is not from trans cooling lines appears coming from above no water in oil?
there is a tube that runs from the back of the heads across each other
It could be fly wheel bearingYou may have missed a bolt, check to be sure.
It means the traction control and stability system has a fault and is not workingIt can also come on when the system has been turned off by the driver.It may also be disabled by the engine management computer
Is the court likely to let a collection agency get a judgment against you if there is less than a year left on a auto repossession before it has to come off your credit report?
It is a situation a matter of what you are behind on. You can lose a car and have judge,ent against you for owing a few dollars.
Usually means trouble. White smoke is caused by coolant / antifreeze getting into the combustion chamber. Take it to your local professional. Most probably, your head gasket had blown, or the block is cracked. Which means that collant is getting into the cylinders, causing the exhaust to be white.
That is because when you brake, your body pushes forward and makes it feel that the car shut down. Your mind makes it feel that way.
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.
condensation when hot exhaust meets cooler outside air
What are the possible methods to install a pinion on to the shaft having a larger hole than the shaft?
The easiest way would be to make a bushing with the same ID as the OD of the shaft and the OD as the ID of the pinion. If there is no great load on it a press fit might suffice. If there is a heavy load, the bushing and shafts would need to be keyed to prevent spinning. This is assuming that we a...
If both people are on the loan but one person paid can the other person take the other person to court for some of the paid debt?
Yes, as long as the one who paid has proof of payment.Yes. Whether or not you get results will be dependent on a number of things, but it would appear that you have a good case there (although one can't be 100% certain without knowing the details).
How does the Renault Clio compare in terms of money to other cars similar to it in the current economy?
The Renault Clio is considered one of the most fuel-efficient small cars available. In the current economy, purchasing a Renault Clio will save many individuals money.
The ALB light on the dashboard of a Honda prelude 1988 model is always on what does it mean and why does it stay on?
The ALB light comes on because of a malfunction in the Anti-Lock brake system, simply this means that you will have no ALB, but normal braking will continue.
If your state does not require a front license plate can you put anything you want there in its place?
No,you can put all sorts of things in the open space as long as it is NOT another lic. plate!Curse words, un-PC, whatever you want, just no lic. plates or temp. tags etc..Most one-tag states allow you to put anything you want in that space, as long as it isn't offensive. No curse words, and nothi...
The leak is very small, so small it nay not be perceptible. Also, the small leak maybe internal (crack or manifold leak) and is evaporating, leaving very little to no trace. Can you smell coolant in the exhaust (somewhat weet smell)?
You will lose your power steering and tho you still have brakes your ABS may not function
command gas gas gas immediatly don your protective gear
The SRS light refers to the airbag. Take the car down to autozone, or your local mechanic and have them plug it in and read the trouble codes. Then they can tell you what exactly is wrong with it.
depends on the car some yes some no
In England and Wales, it is illegal to have an open bottle of alcohol in a car in motion, let along anyone drinking it. In the U.S. it can be illegal to drink in a motor vehicle that is not in motion.
If a co-signer is not on title to a vehicle and a bank officer picks it up and gives it to the cosigner what are the legal reprocussions are the lender and the cosigner subject to?
NOLO legal books are available at the library, GREAT do-it-yourself legal...
If your car does not start but all the lights and radio come on and it starts after a jump what happened?
1. Battery could have a weak cell.2. Brushes on starter motor may be worn.3. check battery connection at battery for good connection.4. either positive or negitive battery cable broken at connector.5. starter solenoid not working and allowing starter to spin engine overto start.6. loose 12volt wi...
Why would the AC on a car not start if it worked last week if you shut the car off and restarted it?
Sounds like it's low on freon.
A damaged fuel pressure regulator can cause a car not to start.
YOU HAVE to build it all!!!
Is there a cooling off period in Canada after purchasing a vehicle or a motorcycle where you cancel the deal if you have not picked item up and driven it off the lot?
There is no legal cooling off period on auto sales.But most new car dealers will allow a cancellation as long as the car has NOT been registered