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What is wrong with your car when the antilock light comes on in your car?

If the ABS (antilock brake system) light stays on, there is a problem with the system and it will not function should you need it in a panic situation. Have a mechanic repair it soon for your safety.

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What is wrong when your car backfires?

Improper wiring in the ignition can also lead to timing issues and backfires.Low fuel pressure, clogged fuel filters, and weak fuel pumps could cause a severely lean air-to-fuel ratio during the fuel injection process.A missing or damaged catalytic converter can result in backfires out the tailpipe.

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What is wrong when emissions light is on your car is a Mitsubishi space wagon on?

It can be many things. Have the computer scanned. This will give you a fault code. This code will help you diagnose the problem. Unless you know how to interpret the codes, your best bet is to take it to a professional. Do not just throw parts at the problem, or you may end up spending lots of mo...

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What is wrong when Car tire is turned out when wheel is straight?

Get an alignment. If still the issue, the inner and outter tie rods can be adjusted if only a certain wheel. If its both sides then you can pull the steering wheel and place it back on in the correct spot.

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What happens when use wrong tire size?

I'm English so I say TYRE. Tyres have three size measurements. Lets say 185x50x15 for example. 185 is the width of the tyre measured in cm. 50 would be the 'profile' which is the distance from the inner diameter to the outer diameter also measured in cm. So anything less than 50 is a low profile ...

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What is wrong when your car revs by itself?

The idle is controlled by the idle air control valve and if it cannot keep the engine idling it will keep trying to rev the engine up to compensate.A vacuum leak, sensor that has failed, or an EGR system malfunction could potentially be the cause of the erratic engine you're experiencing.

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What happens when you put a single direction tire on the wrong side?

It will hydroplane on wet roads.

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Can new tires cause wrong reading on the car speedometer?

Yes, tires that are larger or smaller in diameter than original factory size will cause a car's speedometer to be wrong.

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What is wrong when your car loses power while idled?

usually if you leave it on too long the gas intake offsets the power converted to the motor because your battery is charged by your alternator and if no acceleration of the motor shafts takes place the alternator will lose tracttion on the belts and your battery will die so next time you go to th...

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What is wrong when your car won't accelerate?

Defective Fuel Pump: The fuel pump pulls the fuel from the gas tank to the engine via the fuel lines.If the pump stops working, malfunctions, or becomes clogged, it will not supply enough fuel to the injectors.This can cause the vehicle to accelerate slowly, or even sputter and stall, especially ...

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What is wrong when your 1993 Mazda MVP just clicks after you turn the ignition on?

sounds like your batteries dead, if you tried jumping it off with no luck, make sure the battery terminals are connected good

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What is wrong with your 93 corsica when you crank your car your fan automatically comes on?

cooling fan relay short or bypassed or defrost or ac selector on

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What is wrong when there is a rattle sound coming from the back of your car?

the exaust pipe is draging on the floorfrom Amarpreet Singh at colton hills. 7L

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What is wrong when your car won't start and the battery cables negative and positive are placed on the wrong post?

It means you probably fried the electronics.

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What is wrong when your car key will not start the car?

dead battery possibly. just a guess, you didn't give much detail.

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The revs on your car go sky high when you are driving What is wrong with it?

You may be pressing the gas pedal too hard

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What is wrong when your car slips and the steering wheel shakes?

you broke it and it is dead. you shall burry it in the yard

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What is wrong when your car idol fast when you put it in park?

When you put your car in park and it idol fast constantly what is wrong with it

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What can go wrong when buying your first car?

what can go wrong when you are buying a car

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What happens if I put the wrong size tires on my car?

Wrong Size Tire.The wider tire will result in lower fuel economy because of the higher rolling resistance, and the taller tire will result in lower fuel economy because of a higher rolling mass, and the speedometer will display lower MPH's than what the vehicle is actually traveling at.

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What is wrong when the car is shaking?

you need to re-aline the wheels

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What it wrong when your car doesn't go over 40mph?

assuming it is a car that should be capable of going over 40mph it could be many things:- bad gasoline- bad spark plugs and or spark plug wires- clogged air filter- transmission problems- engine problems (compression issue, dead cylinder)- clogged fuel filter- damaged catalytic converter (restric...

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What is wrong when your transmission dont shift out?

your transmission could be shot. if it will not shift at all, then you will need a new one.

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Your breaks lose pressure when pressed what is wrong?

There are a lot of different things that could be wrong.But initially what it means is that your brakes are going out or are outYou should start by checking your brake fluid if that is low it would cause you to loose pressure.If your brake fluid is low and you fill it things should get better if ...

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What is wrong when your engine will not start?

You need gas in the car or a new engine that has to be fixed in the car.When someting is wrong with the engine, there's something wrong with the car.

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When do you need new tires on your car?

When the tires wear down to the wear bars. Wear bars are a set of raised lines located in the main grooves, between the tread, that run around the circumference of the tire(usually 3 or 4). These bars indicate when the tread is down to the min. (2/32nds). You will see a line form across the groov...

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What is wrong with the heater in your car?

Give us more info like the year, make and more detail as to what the heater is not doing.

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Your stereo is on without a ground what is wrong?

The radio is grounding through the antenna connection. Unplug the antenna and see that it will stop. However you still need to hook up the ground 1st and the antenna last.

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If a car hesitates and bogs down when you step on the gas What is wrong?

Its broke - get a new car

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What is wrong with your car that shakes when it is idling?

could need a good tune up sounds like it has a miss

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What is wrong with your car the speedometer works when im driving on the highway than when Im in smaller traffic it stops working?

The speed sensor is bad.

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What is wrong with your car?

My car started and ran fine one day and the next morning i went out to start it and it would not start. I thought it might the the fuel filter so i reaplaced it the car still will not start so i thought maybe it might be the fuel pump but when u try to start it u can smell fuel and i can hear the...

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What is wrong when my car shuts off unless i step on the gas?

you need to replace your idle jets, take it to a mechanic

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What is wrong when the front right wheel of your car clicks when driving in a straight line?

Sounds like broken bearings. Either inside the hub of that wheel, or it could be the constant velocity joint, if it is a front wheel drive car.The clicking is caused by the broken up ball bearings hitting each other as the wheel turns, as there is no cage to keep them apart and no grease.

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What is wrong when a car sqeaks when driving?

I would guess sway bar bushings or strutts. what vehicle and constantly or only on bumps?

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What is it called when you skid your car on a wet road and the tire looses contact?

It's called hydroplaning.

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What is wrong when a car Hesitates when you press on gas pedal?

Depends....could be alot of things whether carbed or fuel injected.. if scannable, do so. 96 and up for free at some parts stores. Advance auto will. Pre-96 will need different scanners or code reader.

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Your car died when you were driving it what is wrong with it?

If it lost all power it could be the battery connection.

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What could go wrong when hooking up a battery wrong on a 1988 Lincoln town car?

You could burn out any diodes in the electrical system.

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How does tread on tires affect your driving when the tread is worn away and the tires become bald?

the tyres could blow and you may lose controle of your car

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What is wrong when flahers stay on even when you pull the fuse?

If the flashers remain on after you have pulled the fuse, you may have pulled the wrong fuse or it has somehow been bypassed.

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What is the minimum depth allowed on your tires?

Most states require a minimum of 2/32 of an inch (approximately 1.6 mm) of tread, but two require less, some have no requirements, and some defer to the federal criterion for commercial vehicle safety inspections.

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Your car pulls to the right only when you acelerate hard whats wrong?

You fail to list what vehicle, and how severe it is. So, I can only tell you that if you have a car with an engine developing quite a bit of horsepower and it is front wheel drive, (FWD), you may be experiencing what is commonly referred to as Torque Steer. Torque steer is common in FWD vehicles ...

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What is wrong when the malfunction indicator comes on and stays on?

At least one of possibly a hundred + things. You need to get codes pulled to narrow it down.Could be one or several reasons out of many that caused the check engine light to illuminate. Ask your local auto parts store to plug in a code reader and give you the code(s) then post your findings. Most...

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Can wrong size tires damage car?

Tires do matter, incorrect tire sizes can cause serious damage to your vehicle not to mention a safety hazard.Putting on the wrong size tires on some cars and trucks will destroy the transmission cause damage to the suspension.

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When you try to start your car it just clicks - what is wrong?

It could be,a dead battery,loose or dirty battery connections,a faulty starter,

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When putting your car in reverse or in drive the engins bangs like it is loose what is wrong?

Check your motor mounts.

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What is wrong when your car overrevs before shifting into 2nd gear?

If your car has a manual transmission, and it over rev's in every other gear as well, than no doubt it is your clutch. Other wise it is your transmission.

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Are your tires touching the road when your car is hydroplaning?

some cars have normal hydroplaning but also some cars have rilly good ones that touch the road if they want to

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What is wrong when the engine dies when you put the car in drive?

if it's a GM car tcc solenoid

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What is wrong when not much air is coming out of your vents in your car hot or cold air?

your blower motor is stuck on low

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What is wrong when the maintenance required light appears in your 2004 Toyota Camry?

I'm sure this one has been answered many times. Your car has reached a preset service interval for common wear parts like timing belt or such and needs to go to the dealer. Your service intervals are listed in your owners manual, compare them to your mileage to see which item needs service. The l...

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Whats wrong when my 2002 ford focus wagon se engine light is on car sputeringwhen i push on the gas?

have vehicle scanned to determine the problem

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What is wrong when I step on the brake and air is coming out?

What could be wrong is your brake fluid is low in the Brake fluid container, could be a knot (kink) in the pipes or it needs to be bled in.

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What wrong when the engine is sending the wrong torque signal to the computer?

Please describe torque signal from engine to computer.

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What harm happens to your car when you drive on a flat tire?

You will destroy the tire and harm the bead seating surface on the wheel.

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Is there anything wrong with replacing the stock battery cables on your car with larger ones?

No. That's commonly known as a "big 3" upgrade, where you replace the wire from the alternator the battery positive, battery negative to ground, and engine block to ground. This will have to be done if you're adding any aftermarket devices with a high amperage draw (such as off-road lights or sou...

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What can be wrong when car is car leaking antifreeze?

there might be a leak some where in a coolant line. or maybe you have a leak in your radiator.

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What is wrong with your temperature gauge on your 1999 toyta avensis is stoped working?

it is either a temperature sensor just for the gauge or possibly a fuse, i recommend going to your local auto parts store and have them hook up their diagnostic computer to tell you the problem. its usually free!

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The previous owners of your car appear to have put the wrong size tire on is there a way to tell if the speedometer is calibrated correctly to these tires or if its calibrated to stock?

Unlikely there has been any change made to calibration. That said, stock speedo is likely to show faster than actual true road speed. e.g. Speedo 30mph, actual 28mph.For a rough guide have a friend pace you with their car at agreed speeds or try streets with speed advisor displays.As to what tyre...

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Is it wrong to reverse your car into the garage?

As long as you're a good enough driver and the garage is roomy enough - No.You'll get a little bit more of exhaust fumes in there, but not really enough to matter.

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Whats wrong with your car if it doesn't start in the heat and when it is started it temporarily dies?

Do you have any particular car or any particular motor in the particular car? BClear.

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Pick up truck When you put the lights on the tail like fuse goes out What is wrong with your car?

Whenever you burn out a fuse it is because you are drawing to many amps through it.This is usually because there is a wire that has the plastic coating worn or melted off of it; than the bare wire can touch the bare metal of the truck or other wires causing more electricity to run through it.The ...

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What's wrong when your RPMs are to high?

Could be several reasons but the first one that comes to my mind is a vacuum leak.

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When your vehicle front wheel spread out what wrong?

Sounds like your tie rod ends have come undone. They will need to be reconnected and the car alignment done before you can drive it.

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What is wrong if your car makes a humming noise?

Not much info to go on but, it could be a wheel bearing going bad.

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What is wrong when the idle is fast and the car is in a limp mode?

Could be many reasons. Assuming the check engine light is on, start with having the codes that are set read. That will help lead you to the cause.

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What happens if you use the wrong tire size?

Tires do matter, incorrect tire sizes can cause serious damage to your vehicle not to mention a safety hazard.Putting on the wrong size tires on some cars and trucks will destroy the transmission cause damage to the suspension.

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What is wrong with a 2001 Legacy Outback when you turn off the car and the tail lights stay on?

Try checking the brake light switch.The brake lights are working fine. The running lights are staying on.The solution was the parking light switch on top of the steering column was in the "on" position. Switched it to off and problem solved. Actually never used the switch, guess one of the kids w...

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What is wrong when your car does not want to go at first and just revs up the motor?

Either your gears are not locking at the start or you are in park or neutral or emergency brake on.

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What is wrong with your car if your voltage light comes on and it sputters then tries to die when you hit about 15 mph?

Sounds like the car is running off of battery power and the battery is very low on charge. The charging system has failed.

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What is wrong if your car hesitates to start?

To give you some initial ideas, although there are many causes of hard starting illustrative causes include a faulty engine coolant temperature switch (sensor), malfunctioning idle air control (IAC) valve, vacuum and EGR leaks, inadequate fuel delivery or pressure (clogged fuel filter, injectors)...

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What is wrong with a car when it shakes?

Your tires probably just need to be balanced.

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What could be wrong if your car is only running on two cylinders?

the first thing that comes to mind is ignition system faults. Are the spark plug wires connected properly, in the right firing order? Has work been done on the distributer, or the engine head, recently? Ignition timing can be 180 degrees out, and the engine will still run, sometimes. If it is not...

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You cut the wrong wire on your stereo now your car won't start?

I also have a similar problem. I cut the wrong wire while installing speakers with the truck battery running. Sparks shot out and now my windows wont roll up and my cab light comes on when I push the brakes. I have checked the fuses and the relay. ??

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When was The Wrong Car created?

The Wrong Car was created on 2010-09-27.

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Why does this stall only happen when sitting on a hill or a slant?

First of all, I need to know what kind of car, truck, etc. it is and the year. I might be able to help you with this question. And, does it restart? If so, what are the conditions of the restart that you have already checked?

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What if your back driver side tire wont move forward or reverse What is wrong with it?

This depends entirely what type of car this is but:There is a serious failure of brakes or other safety equipment.

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What is wrong when the dash cluster flashes on and off repeatedly. what is wronf when the car runs very smooth but has no powerand no blow by?

it might be the trany fuse it dose not say for the trany it saplises the power

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What makes your tires squeal when turning?

You'll most often hear your tires squeal during fast acceleration, braking and turns.The sound you hear when you're speeding up is the tread skidding against the road surface as it tries to gain traction.Skidding is also the cause of a squeal during hard braking.

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Is it OK to put bigger tires on your car?

In most cases, the answer is yes.No one can deny the aesthetic appeal of having larger tires and wheels on your car, light truck or SUV.Adding a larger tire and wheel combination to your vehicle is referred to as “plus sizing” such as a “plus one” or “plus two” fitment.

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What is wrong when you hear a screaching sound when you turn on my 2002 jetta?

If the screeching sound occurs once the engine has started it is likely a belt slipping on it's pully. You might try tightening the belt. It could also be caused by a loose or worn pulley. Finally, you might try applying some belt dressing (available at most auto stores) although it's debatable w...

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What is wrong with your 92 ford?

We need to know what the symptoms are and the year and model.

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You have to have your heater on or your car overheats what might be wrong?

It could be any number of things, but here's what to check...Make sure the radiator is full of coolant (with the engine off and ice cold, facing slightly uphill)If you need to add coolant start the car (with radiator cap removed) and add coolant while its running directly to the radiator. Once th...

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What is wrong if your engine will turn on but your car will not stay in gear?

ur gear box or clutch has gone take it to ur local garage!!?

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What is wrong with your lights on your 2008 freightliner M2 dump truck?

Question's a bit too vague to be answered with any certainty. Most likely, you either have a short somewhere, or a bad relay.

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What is wrong when I turn my ignition on it turns but the engine won't start?

that's hard to say it could be as easy as battery or something like your starter theres a couple things it hard to tell with out being there

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What is wrong when the compressor comes on but not cool air?

you need to put some freeon in it

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Is it bad to put smaller tires on your car?

When changing the car's original wheels and tires, the general rule of thumb is that you can go up or down by one inch.For example, if your car is currently riding on 17-in wheels, you can reduce the size to 16 inches.If you're looking for better handling, you can go up to an 18-in wheel.

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What is wrong when a car will not start?

could be the alternator,dead battery and so on and so forth. For better details, ask you nearest machanic.

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What is wrong when car wobbles at 60 mph?

You've had too much to drink...

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How do you make the tires on your car last?

Have your tires rotated and balanced every 5000 miles. Check air pressures regularly so exterior or interior wear does not occur depending on if the tires are over inflated or under inflated. Manufacture recommended tire pressures can be found within the door jam or in the owners manual.

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What is wrong with your car when you let off the accelerater and get back on it it misses and sputters?

Check for a Vacume leak, EGR valve

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What is wrong when you step on the gas and there is no power on a 2006 Chrysler 300?

hi,replace the catalytic converter, on this type of vehicles they run from $80.dollars to almost $300. because they are four different kind, depends what Chrysler you have like the all wheel drive, an so on my drift? does your car hesitate on the freeway? do you hear a whistling noise, also somet...

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If a Peugeot 106 Quicksilver is not lowered but the back tires rub on the inside of the car body what could be wrong?

Have you changed your wheels to wider style? Have you got a boot full of crap? Are the wheels standard width? Are the tyres the correct size (height width depth etc etc? most likely blown shocks

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What do you do when the wrong year and VIN number is put on paper work for newly purchased car?

It will vary state to state. I can only speak for Kansas, but if there is a dispute or question, the Highway patrol inspects the car and verifies what the car is. The state of Kansas will go with whatever they say. Depending an where you are, there is some state agency that has an answer. You wil...

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What is wrong when a truck pops when you brake on reverse?

If the gearshift pops out of gear it is probably due to worn shifter detents.

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When you crank your car the temperature hand goes straight to the red mark and the car is cold Can someone please tell you What is wrong?

Most cars do that in order to cancel out the last reading so that is can adjust for accurate measurement of the new reading.

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What can be wrong when there is gas in the oil and the car wont start?

An injector is probably sticking and causing "wash down". Gasoline can then leak past the cylinder walls and get into the oil. That much fuel in the cylinder will make it impossible to start the engine. I'd also check the fuel pressure regulator

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What is wrong if car pulls to the right when hit the brakes?

The two main possibilites are. (1)Brake caliper and/or brake hose. (2) Suspension/steering parts worn/loose

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