What if your car breaks down within the first six months that you bought at a car lot but the motor has been worked on before you bought it and they didnt tell you can you do anything about it?
Different states different Lemon Laws. Here in Tennessee you are pretty much just stuck with it. Most vehicles are sold on a As Is basis meaning no warranty or refund. That being said I hate to put it like this but unless you find a loop hole in your local lemon laws to get your money back, you will more than likely be stuck with it. It is very hard buying a used vehicle. I am a lower class and everything I own has been used so you can say I know that awful feeling. I am sorry for your loss. I hope you the best but expect the worse.
Is it fair for a mechanic to charge you for keeping your car at the lott even if he didnt say anything about it at first?
no it's not fair, just think about his space an the ability to store cars on his property. it's not fair for you to expect him to fix your car an then leave him hangin for the money.
You should have checked to see that it worked before buying the car. If you bought the car "as is" with no warranty then there is nothing you can do but repair it yourself.
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.
Your husband and you were together three months you bought the car before you were married it is in your name and he took it and will not return it it has been four months and you report it stolen?
if it was your car before you were married, has stayed in your name only, he ha no legal claim to the car unless a judge gives it as part of the settlement.
Yes, a lot of the time you can. Less than you might think. In auto sales we are always told to avoid judging a book by its cover. Treat everyone as if they will buy the biggest commision vehicle in the place. Some well-to-do people do not drees well. And some poor people have rich relatives.
If your car has been totaled but you bought it back and had it repaired is it true that it can never be totaled again?
It can be totaled again but payout will be much less, typically 50% of the value of a comparabe clean-titled car plus credit for any upgrades you've done and can prove with receipts (keyless entry, new brakes, new alternator). It's subjective so make sure you know the value of your car with a cle...
When you start up the car it smokes a lot then it quits smoking it has no miss in the motor or anything different it just smokes?
the valve stem seals are probably dried up and leaking when engine is at rest
Your car has been using a lot of oil but is not leaking ive had it for 8 months and put 11L in what could be the problem?
bad head gasket or valve guides or piston rings allowing oil to get into the combustion chamber and be burned. check exhaust for blue or black smoke when accelerating, or on first start in the morning.
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...
Does a dealership have to disclose anything that is wrong with the car before they sell it in Arizona?
short: no. that's why it's best to have a mechanic you know look at it first. if it is sold "as is" especially.long:typically they have one of their technicians look at the vehicle. bare minimum would be a safety inspection. they usually only do these when the car is in bad shape, lots of leaks e...
Can you return a car to the dealership within three days if it has been financed but there was fraudulent behavior on the part of the dealership?
you can not return a car with in any amount of time unless the sale was made away from the dealership i.e. at your house if there was fraudulent behavior you might point that out to the dealership thay may be willing to take it back in lue of a legal battle
A trailer was sold with a written contract and live in AZ It has been six months and they have failed to make all the payments as agreed What can you do legally to get the money or the trailer?
I'm not familiar with the specific laws in Az related to this situation, but as in most states, you probably have to get a judgment against the party in small claims court (assuming the amount of the claim does not exceed the jurisdiction of small claims in your state). If the party has other ass...
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.
I bought a car a month ago but the brakes don't work the dealership took it back to fix it and two days later still the same problem the car has warranty?
take the car back and ask for them to repair the problem properly or you want your money back as the car they have sold you is unsafe and should not be on the road. There by the company who sold the car should have the problem repaired at once
Can you sue a mechanic if your car has been in the shop for over two months and they keep making promises to have it finished.?
Check all of your paperwork for disclaimers. If it's parts they're waiting for, they have no control over that. You just need to be patient. Now, if they're just holding your car hostage, that's a different story.Try to get a refund, then tow your car to a more trusted garage. If they won't bend,...
What is wrong when a 1989 4 L straight six runs great until it warms up and then it hardly idles and only the emission light is on but has been on for months?
Some emissions problems are cumulative. Use a code scanner to read any stored computer codes. If you take care of any existing problem codes, the vehicle will probably run a lot better. try new intake manifold gasket, new bolts, servicable loctite . my yj was doing this the computer didnt have an...
How do you remove something such as a washer that fell down the carburetor the motor has been turned over and somethings pinging?
Depending on how big the washer is, the most simple method might be to remove the spark plug and fish it out with a hook or magnet. If its bigger than the spark plug hole, then you may have to take off the intake manifold so that you have closer access to the intake port and manually rotate the c...
Is it true you have to be six months behind on a car payment in the state of Nebraska before it can be repossed?
Technically they can repo your car after 30 days. Depending on the finance company
Your car subaru 1990 legacy has been stalling every now and then for about 3 weeks now it happens at idle or moving or even when the car is coasting down without pressing the gas it happens normally a?
try changing your air filter . I had the same problem on my 94 legacy . filter about 12 bucks
What would cause a 2000 f250 with 5.4 to just start missing at times been sitting for a year bought it put some gas in sprayed off the motor now it has a miss at times sometimes worse than other?
By spraying off your engine you destroyed your coils. I would recommend taking it into a shop, finding out which ones are bad, and replace them. You should never spray off your engine to clean it.
You bought a used 96 Pontiac grand am se car but the car's instrument cluster does not work so you bought another used instrument cluster And when you changed it on the anti-thefy system seems work it?
If you mean the cluster wont work and the theft light just flashes, heres what to do... Make sure all accessories are off and the battery has a good charge. Turn the key like your quick starting it and leave the key in the position it would be in if the car was sitting idling. Leave it for about ...
A car dealership deducted your deposit TWICE on a car you bought 3 months ago and they just found out about it now they are demanding for their money Do they have a right to legal action?
It depends on where you live...In the UK I believe that it is their fault and as such you are not liable for their mistake.
Corsa 1.4 SXI 3 door reg 2002 - difficulty shifting gear especially from first to second about to replace the car in a few months reluctant to spend a lot of money on it but the problem concerns me?
Could be the clutch cable not set up correctly. There is also an adjustment to gear lever /shift rod alignment.This involves removing the lever gaiter/console etc depending on trim. Difficult to explain but there is a special tool required,this goes through a hole and the gear lever is slacked on...
Why does the car shake and once turned off when its cold like in the morning or after work but not when it has been running?
The car shakes because your engin has been cold and you sudenly start the car it will shake
What is your liability of a car that has been repossessed from you but the tow company is driving it around town?
unless your going to come up with the money to get it back,who cares,its not your problem any more (:
You have lost your title to a small car dealership that has since been closed down. Is there anyway you can get it back?
Yes, as long as there is not a lien showing on yhe title. Call ur local DMV with ur vehicle identification number found on the inside of the driver's door or look thru the windshield on the driver's side of ur vehicle. When you talk to the DMV they can tell you what you need to do to obtain a dup...
If you have 10 days to settle with the bank can the tow company brake into your car and take personal items before that time is up because it has been 2 days and they did?
Sign a complaint with the police against the tow company and it's owners. They took your vehicle and depending on the state you can sue them for negligence in protecting your property.
You bought a car from private party he never wrote anything stating as is the car has lost the rear end in the 2 weeks you've owned it how do you get a refundIs there a law that protects people?
He is not required to write anything stating that you are buying "as is". That is assumed. Unless he stated in writing or verbally that he is selling the car with a warranty, you are probably out of luck. Of course you could take him to small claims court. If you could prove that he knew the car ...
If I bought a car from a used car dealer over four months ago but he still has not given you the proper paper work to get license and registrtion what should you do?
Contact the better business bureau in your area for assistance.You should also send a written notice to the car dealer asking for the needed paperwork. In the letter you need to give a reasonable date by which they must provide the paperwork. Send the letter by certified mail so you have proof yo...
You got a written warning do you have to do anything about it can your parents ever find out about it the defective equipment box is not checked off but under other he wrote 08-10401 what is that?
It is best not to keep this from your parents. This is only a warning for something. If you fix what is wrong, this will not matter and will not go on any records. Tell your parents and you will be better off in the long run.
If you bought a used car from a franchise dealership and the car has more issues that were brought to your attention can you return it within 30 days?
YES, AND DO!There is no overall right to return or recind a car purchase contract. Once it is executed/completed it is done. Some dealers may provide the ability to return it as part of their agreement, however they likely have many fee's involved to do so...(as well they should: your changing yo...
Bank will not repo your sons car it has been in your garage for over a year you have call them many times and they keep telling me that the repo man will show up?
How about giving it to your son to keep at his house?If he lives with you, let him drive it until the bank does repossess it.I would guess that is to the advantage of both of you.He still has a car to drive without borrowing yours.But certainly, if payments aren't made the repo man WILL come soon...
Once the brakes have been applied about how many feet does a car that was going 70 mph travel before it comes to a stop?
average car takes 1 average car length per 10 mph.
A lender filed at court to repo your car but since the account has been made current with 20 payments left will they withdraw the motion do they want the car or the money?
In most cases they want the money. The car's value if resold and the borrower's ability to pay any deficit could play a part in their decision. If the borrower can convince the lender they can fulfill the agreement, the lender will more than likely withdraw the filing.
Your car runs fine but when you stop at the light it feels like it is about to die It never does Can anyone tell you what the problem is?
Year, make and model would be helpful here. Usally a sticking idle air control solenoid.
If your car payment is not due until the 30th of the month but the bank wants it ASAP can they do anything if you wait until the 30th?
Did the bank give any reason WHY they wanted it in by the 23rd? Did they just pick your name out of a hat and say" Lets make Jane Doe pay before the note is due"? Doesnt make sense, does it?
If you leased a new truck 3 months ago and now realize you can no longer make the payments but haven't been late yet should you go out and finance a cheap car before turning it as a voluntary repo?
Yes because the turn in on the lease will damage your credit and affect the loan rate on your car loan
Could your cars ACV be affected if it was in a previous at-fault crash and then in a second at fault crash that totaled it and the incidents were within 8 months of each other?
Actually I asked this question because it has happened to me. However I just got my offer report from my insurance company and the ACV wasn't affected at all. They went on the cars condition prior to the accident. I suppose the answer here is it depends on your insurance company.
yes most of them do work um in some states i know its illegal to have r35 coolant or is could be other coolant but yes in most cases they work your going to want to check for leaks.
If an ignition module is the only possibility that hasn't been replaced could it cause the car to crank but not run at all the first sign was only running when the gas was pushed downthen dead?
In this industry, I avoid words like "ONLY". It is a word that is relative to the user. Others may know of more possiblites or are just plain other possiblities. And don't forget about multiple problems. Anyways, Generally when an ignition module is bad, the engine can crank normal but not fire. ...
What would make a car squeal for about 30 seconds when you start it but only after it had been sitting in the sun?
IF IS ONE OF THOSE HIGH PITCH SQUEALING SOUNDS IT MAY BE DO TO A FAUTLY/LOOSE BELT. IT USUALLY SOUND WHEN THE CAR IS TURN ON BUT AS IT ROTATES IT PICKS UP SPEED AND IT STOP THE SQUEALING. WELL THE SUN PART COULD BE DUE TO THE HEAT IT DRIES UP YOUR BELT AND CAUSE TO SQUEAL/SLIP. TRY PRESSING ON YO...
Can you be prosecuted if you don't turn in your car when it's up for reposession A PI has been calling my mom telling her that he's turning it over to the prosecutors office is this possible?
This is America and people sue over everything, unfortunately. Why not just turn in the car. YOu signed an agreement and reneged on that agreement so be a big person and turn it in. Then you dont have to look over your shoulder everyday. Yes, they can, turn it over to the prosecutors office, then...
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 .
If I bought a car from a used car dealer over four months ago but he still has not given me the proper paper work to get license and registration what should I do?
if you have the contract with you saying when you brought the car. you can go down to your local dmv office and ask to speak to a dmv investigators. These are police officers assinged to insure that car sales men act with in the law.
Your car is being worked on and the auto shop will not tell you where your van is located Can you call the police about it?
I would first tell the garage you want to see your car. If you get a song and dance then tell them you will now report it stolen for you brought it to them to fix and it is not in there shop.
The parking lights on an Infiniti G20 won't work now that the car has been wrecked How can you fix this?
replace damaged wiring and or components
What should you do if your car is reprosseessed you pay the bank fees after returning your car you find that it has been damaged?
File a claim with your insurance company. First call the bank and tell them what happened, they may have another idea.
If a car is in your name as the primary but your cosigner has been making payment for the last year and many of those payments have been paid late can you legally take that car from the cosigner?
Since the cosigners isn't paying, unless you start paying instead, and catch up on all late payments, the dealer or the bank will repossess the vehicle shortly anyway, so your question is moot.
What can you do with a car that doesn't run but don't have the title the lot owner will not come get it after several requests?
Fill it full of pop can's and crush it.
Signed statement that the scratches on your car at the time you bought it would be fixed to your satisfaction and all they do is use color wax to hide them can i return the car?
Most definitely! It's a signed statement that says repaired to your satisfaction! Obviously you are not satisfied so this is the very reason that paper was drawn up. Take it back today!
My car smokes when you first start it up but then it is ok once its warm we have had it looked at and they cant see the problem.?
I assume the smoke is coming out of the tailpipe. What color is the smoke?If its a bluish color, which would be oil, then it sounds like worn valve seals. When the car is parked, small amounts of oil drip past the worn rubber seals, and into the combustion chamber. Overnight all these drips add u...
You bought a car from an individual who gave you the title but you lost it before you had it transferred into your name. How do you get a new title?
You can go back to the previous owner and get him to apply for a duplicate then sign it over to you. According to the year and the state you may be able to go to the state and file a few forms and affidavit's or go to a Vehicle Titling Service. One that has a Money back Guarantee and works in Any...
Can you sue someone that sold you a salvage car but he told me the car was good to drive then when I take it to get serviced they tell me the car is not drivable and it should have been junked.?
It has been done successfully, but it is difficult and expensive.
My car was donated and it got towed away before they came to pick it up. How do I go about getting it to the agency that I donated it to?
You must pay the tow yard what you owe to get it out, then arrange for the donation place to go pick it up.
You bought a car and paid it in full or so you thought and moved out of state with the car now they are saying you still owe they want to repo the car but the car is broke down you dont know what to d?
why do you ask so many dumb questions? the dodge and ford are the most popular cars that i no of. i like mustangs
Can you repo a car that sold for cash 6 months ago that the buyer has not registered yet and each month you get traffic tickets fines impound notices etc can it be repossessed?
Repossession is when a lender takes possession of an item after the owner fails to make payments toward the debt.You could file a civil suit for the fines and other issues that you have incurred. You could also ask the court to order the buyer to register the vehicle.You could also, at least in s...
Who is at fault when someone is backing out of parking lot and the car next to it has door open and you hit the door?
Rule of thumb: if two cars are in an accident and only one of them is moving, it's the fault of the car that was moving.
How would you go about trying to get sponsored for racing if you've never raced before - I have been making additions to my car but I need professionals to look things over so I don't blow it up?
try putting a racing package together showing some of your accomplishments and send them out for people to see you and some people will respondwell i race jrdrags and i got sponsored by putting adverisement on the fence on the highway and i also put my phone number down so nobdy would be cofused
You have a mercedes-benz 190E 2.6 when you bought the car it ran but after sitting for 2 months it wont even start anymore what could be wrong?
I think that it may be the ground strap on the starter. Any help would be appreciated on this answer. I have the same problem on my 300E (haven't checked the strap yet).
You bought a car and you have the bill of sale for 1k but the seller has a lien against it for 15k can the lien holder repo the car even if you have the bill of sale?
Yes. The person you bought it from should have given you a clean bill-of-sale. Take all your personal stuff out of it, as it will soon and legally be gone.
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 ...
Problem with your 1991 Passat it has a new transmission but after you get out of the highway on normal streets the car gives you problems changing gears what can you do Also It waste a lot of gas?
Well, if you are having transmission problems with a new one, take it back to whomever replaced it and get it fixed. Surely there is a warranty on replaced transmissions from any reputable shop. As a consumer, you have the right to have something that you paid good money for to work properly.As f...
You just bought a car from a dealership for a price that they told you and when you got home you looked at their website and it was listed cheaper than you bought it for so Can I void the contract?
No. The fact that you didn't get the best price doesn't change the fact that you bought the car.
You have a used car that broke down i month after you got it you want to voluntarily repo the car but the finance company doesnt want it because it doesnt run what can you do you owe 1700 on it?
There is no such thing as a "Voluntary Repo". You borrow money to buy something , you owe the money period. If you turn the item over to the bank or finance company it doesn't take you of the hook. The bank or finance company will auction the car and you will still be responsible for the differen...
Why does the ac work when parked but when you drive your car it blows hot then cold and idle goes up and down?
Many ac systems use engine vacuum to operate the ac controls. You may have a cracked or disconnected vacuum line that feeds the HVAC system. Check the vacuum lines under the hood, that is where they would most likely be damaged. A vacuum leak would also be the cause of the erratic idle.
Not much you can do with it. Drive it if it will run or call a wrecker compnay to come get it if it wont run.
How can you sell a car that's been in repossession for two years and the creditor has exhausted all efforts in getting it back?
If the title is not free and clear, then the title cannot be transferred to a new owner and it cannot be sold. If the creditor has written it off and it is no longer in dispute, then it can be sold.You can sell it as scrap metal to a junk yard without a title, I believe.
1992 Saturn cold or hot car has blue smoke coming from the exhaust most of the time engine has been replaced before. Could the engine be going again or do you think it is something else?
possible worn rings, blue smoke is normally associated with unburned oil seeeping past piston & ring,and escaping through exhaust.
You were driving your car the other day when the oil light came on You stopped at a red light and your car shut down You tried to start it but it only makes one click in the engine?
It needs oil. My 97 Plymouth Breeze burns oil like crazy, I put more in every other time I fill it up with gas.
You bought a used car at a reputable company and found the service book which contained the service history was not in the car They cannott trace it therefore no service history Can you return the car?
May be you should try to check yourself about the history of the car. Have you tried any websites?
I just bought a new car that has an mp3 player and an ipod port the radio doesn't play any songs from the ipod but it does play some mp3 songs my son had on his any idea why?
Make sure that the songs that were downloaded onto your iPod are in MP3 format. Songs downloaded from iTunes are not in MP3 format. Even though you can hear the songs on your iPod when you connect headphones to it, the iPod port in your car might not recogonize the songs. The songs on your son's ...
You are about to short sale your house because of the real estate market on top of that your wife is pregnant - so she has had to stop working and you are about to let your car be repossessed?
dont let your car get repoe'd, call the financer speak to them, if you have to do a short sale on your house, sometimes renting is the best way, for now with this economy the repo will go on your credit report too...remember there always a solution to any problem, be optimistic, times are tough, ...
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.
When a car is repossessed If you were told that you have ten days to get the car back before it is sold. Is that ten working days or ten days counting the weekend?
Easily, the most flattering is going to be a blue dress. If possible, a slightly lighter shade of blue than your eyes in order to strengthen the contrast.It's ten calender days, however the bank still needs to sell the asset. I 70% of the cases if you can acquire the funds before the bank can sel...
Could you help me I bought a used car for daughter to drive to college-two days later the car jerking so bad when You first drive it then stops jerking after 5 miles the motor gets really hot?
There is probably more than one problem here. What type of car, manual or automatic, millage. Reasonable acceleration with the jerking or poor. It is going to take a bit more information to start to figure a possible answer.
You have a 99 grand prix gtp car will not idle at all runs great just driving down the road or under heavy load does not lunge miss or anything but when you let off the gas to slow down it dies?
This should have set a code in your computer even if the light did not come on. I would suggest you have the codes pulled to find out the exact cause and to avoid wasting money on needless repairs. Autozone used to do this free.
If you have not made a payment for 9 months and told the lender to come and get the car but they haven't is it illegal for you to drive the car?
NO, its not illegal. If you really want the car repoed, take it back to the lender and leave it in their parking lot. It is costing you HIGH interest and late charges to keep driving the car. Good Luck
Your turn signals are not working inside the car or outside you tried the fuse but it is still good you investigated further and checked behind the glove box on the left hand side but did not find a t?
Replace the Flasher Relay. Go to any Auto Parts store and they can tell you where it is.
You took your car for an oil change 3 months later you took it somewhere else for another oil change they said there was no oil and you had damaged the motor can you sue the original mechanic?
No of course not! If you did this within a day of having the oil changed that is one thing but 3 months please be real!!! You could have just used up or leaked your oil out. No court in the world would allow you to win a lawsuit. You need to check your oil every time you fill up and by the way if...
Is it true that when you are behind in car payments and they have not been able to find the car to repo it the lender can file charges for theft?
It is true but not likely. The normal is to file a writ of REPLEVIN. The court has the sheriff come to get the car or YOU if you cant/wont produce the car. Just give it up and avoid all the extra charges ect.
Your ford explorer 1998 has a switch on the drivers side door that controls both the lock and unlock buttons The switch works for the unlock but not the lock How do you fix it?
The wiring or the locking mechanism may be damaged in your ford explorer. You need to take it to an auto shop to have diagnostic testing done.
When you start your 1986 Honda Accord it idles at 2000rpm's and also squeaks a lot when you first start it the car also either overheats when driving for more then 10 mins or just shuts off?
The start-up squeak may be a loose fan belt causing slippage and squeaking. This can cause the engine to overheat. If the engine has a ECT (engine coolant temperature) sensor and fuel injection this increase in temperature could cause the engine to stall. However, could the automakers in Japan be...
You turned the corner and your car made a loud noise like someone thew something at it But after that it made this noise and you parked it right away because you were afraid to drive it?
Sounds like something in the suspension system like maybe a shock or srut may be worn out or the rubber grommet (each has one on each end that the mounting bolt goes through) on one of them is gone or damaged. Or maybe something in the trunk turned over or slid around or maybe somebody left a wre...
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.
Can you start a car using the ignition coils I know you can with the start solenoid but I tried that and it didn't start. I need it to work. Any ideas besides getting it fixed?
You have to turn it (motor) to start it even with spark if it's not a stick so you can push start and you jumped starter wires at the solenoid and it didn't crank, starter is no good. you can replace it yourself. I am assuming battery is good. Warning jumping the starter to test it on many cars w...
What if you buy a used car and find out later it had a lot of mechanical problems can you sue the person who sold if they did not disclose this information at the time of purchase.?
yes but it might not be worth it because the seller could say that you bought it the way you saw it and he did not mean any maliciousness
I have a 1990 cavalier z24 when you first start the car the rpms are around 1000 rpm then when you drive for a while when you idle at the light it runs around 500rpm and the motor runs ruff?
My son has an 1989 z24 that was doing the same thing. After changing all the sensors and plugs, plugwires,fuel filter,coils,throttle position sensor i deceided to attempt to change the fuel pressure regulator while releiveing the pressure off the fuel rail i noticed fuel had been leaking around t...
Is it legal for an investigator to call you and tell you that you have 24 hours to turn your car in or they will file charges with the police department for stolen property?
No its is not legal.The "investigator" can call the police all he wants the police DON"T CARE!!!There are no charges to be filed!!!!This is civil matter between you and the lender the police will not get involved.Record this repo-moron phone calls if possible and file a complaint about the lender...
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...
An amber warning light has started appearing on my 4 year old car. It chugs and then stalls but when you rev the engine for a while seems to work again. It only came back from service week ago?
Surely there is some sort of warranty on repairs made a week ago ... take it back to that shop ... most likely some connector is loose or something didn't get connected right.
Why after the car has ran for a long time such as along the highway it will die when you slow down and stop either at an exit ramp or stop lightect engine-2.0L OHC 4-cylinder?
Check the gas filter it could be plugged (The gas filter has been checked and recently changed, because that's what we thought was happening.. but did not fix the problem.)Does anyone else have suggestions on what this problem might be?Your torque converter lock up clutch (TCC) solenoid is sticki...
Have a car that is about to be repossessed and it is taken apart motor and everything you are also in the process of filing for bankruptcy are there criminal repercussions?
The question can be addressed from the standpoint of "can there" and "will there" be consequences. The answer to "will there" is unknowable, many lenders are unwilling to persue civil or criminal avenues due to the cost and time consumption. Some are quite willing. There most certainly can be co...
If a friend parks his car in your warehouse before work every day do you have to provide access to the car if a repo man said that you must provide access to the car while your friend is at work?
no, they want the car so they can get payed, a repo man can NOT move another car to get to the car being repoed, nor can they break and enter to recover a car, if you open the building your basically giving them permission to enter and recover the car
If you are behind 60 days your the bank says pay to day or it will be repoed you tell them you can make 3 payments a week from now Can they take the car if you get them the before the repo?
Most people dont know you can ask to pay just the intrest on your car note you can do this three times at most any finance co. Just ask and as long as they dont find the car they cant pick it up but it will take them a little time to go to court and have you turn it over. Get your agreement in wr...
1989 beretta the motor gets hot after driving it for about 30 minutes. I put the car in Neutral and it will cool down as you coast Then you can put it back in drive and go for 10 minutes then hotagain?
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1993 Pontiac Bonneville SE when you first start your car in the morning the gauge will be right on 14 in about 2 minutes it starts to drop to about a quarter down then for the red only in warm weather?
Check the alternator output with a voltmeter Without engine running and a fully charged battery reading should be about 12.8 volts With engine running reading should be 13.8-14.2 volts May be a bad alternator