When you drive a car and take a quick look on the speedometer what do you see?

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How fast you are going and how far you have traveled.

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Why does speedometer hang at 45 when driving and goes to 0 when car cut off?

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it tells you how fast the car is going

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When you see down in a car it is fast and when you see up it is slow?

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If you cant see why are you driving?

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If you can't see the truck drivers mirrors, he can't see you.

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Whats wrong when driving down the highway taking a gradual left turn and your car shakes very badly but it doesn't do it when you turn right?

i would first check wheel bearings on front wheels There are quite a few possibilities; worn wheel bearing (that depends on the type of wheel bearing), loose wheel studs, tire balance, CV joint. Whatever it is, you should probably take care of it soon.

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What do you call a car when it quickly turns to one side?

It pulls. Needs an alignment or has suspension/steering damage.

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Can you drive a car with a broken speedometer?

Yes but you won't know how fast you are travelling

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How do you take car test drive on highway?

In full speed and chek the speed

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If you can't see where its coming from, it may be a cracked head, or a bas headgasket. Also, when you add water to the coolant tank, it doesn't immediately go into the radiator. After the car sits a while, the radiator starts to cool, creating a vacuum. Water/coolant is then pulled into the radia...

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What do you look you look for in a car?

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What action should you take if you are approaching another boat at night and see a green and white light?

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Where should you be looking when driving?

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When driving a large truck if you can't see the truck's two outside mirrors you are?

You don't have your mirrors adjusted correctly.

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What do you do when you see an emergency vehicle?

At the approach of an emergency vehicle Move your vehicle to the right, if at all possible.Then, come to a complete stop, and wait.Remember, "Move to the right for sirens and lights." Stay put at an intersection stop sign or traffic light, if you cannot pull to the right.

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How far ahead should you look when driving on the highway?

You should look two to three seconds ahead of you while driving.You should look five to six seconds ahead of you while driving.You should look 12 to 15 seconds ahead of you while driving.

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What could be the problem when you take car to shop to get tune up and other work Now car jerks when put in reverse and drive?

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How far should you look ahead when driving on the highway?

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Why engine heats up too quickly when on the highway?

you prob need to have your coolant checked out because when you work your engine the coolant is what keeps it at a good level so you should have the mixture of coolant to water checked out it should be 50/50

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How do you repair speedometer and tachometer?

If they have both failed at the same time it sounds like a power supply problem.Check fuses

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What questions should you ask when buying a used car and what physical things should you look for on the car?

Here are some things to consider asking when buying a used car:

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If I buy a car from a dealership and I test drive it and its all good but when I drive it home to speedometer doesnt work cab I take it back to get it fixed?

Each car dealership has their own return policies. If you test drive it and it works, but then when you get home the speedometer doesn't work, you will have to refer to your warranty and sales agreement to see if you can get it fixed.

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Why do car engine go off and on when driving?

its not turning off and on its just losing and gaining rpm`s

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carbon monoxide car fumes

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When driving behind a large truck if you can't see the two outside mirrors you are what?

You are in the truck drivers blind spot.

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Can you adjust your mirrors so you can see your tires when you parallel park on the NJ driving test?

The mirrors are not designed to do that, so without modifying them... no, now if it is a limmo or a long bed pickuo (like a ram 2500) you might be able to aim tour mirror down enough to see your rear wheel.It is easier to practise, I used empty soda cans on the floor :)

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What does it mean when you see a burning car?

It means the car is probably on fire...

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Where do you put the quick cool recharging spray for the ac on the car?

Assuming you're referring to the refrigerant can (e.g. freon) any place that has a selection of auto parts should have it. Walmart has it, but your auto parts store would be best so you can ask them about the process of recharging to make sure everything goes smoothly for you. If you're not refer...

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Why do you see white smoke out of the tailpipe when you start the car?

condensation should evaporate as exhaust system heats up if it continues you may have a leaking head gasket

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Why do you see the trees moving when you are in the moving car?

The angle which you see the trees is constantly changing because you are moving and the trees are not.

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Should you always look straight ahead when you drive?

Always scan the road ahead.Do not use the road or even the vehicle ahead as your only points of focus.Keep your eyes moving, notice what is happening at the sides of the road, and check behind you through your mirrors every few seconds.

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Perhaps a large house, flash car and a suntan?

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Not knowing the year, make, model and engine info, it may be designed to operate that way.

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Do you need your learners permit with you when you take the 5hour driving course?

If you are using public roads Yes

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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 makes a car speedometer run when car is off?

its a 1994 cavalier the speedometer runs on its own and will not start it starts when the speedometer is not running it has the vs sensor

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What should you do if you are driving and see an emergency vehicle with flashing lights behind you?

When you hear a siren or see red flashing lights from an ambulance or fire engine, if they are following you, you must slow down and pull over.Stop if necessary.If a police car is following you with its lights flashing (which will be red and blue), then you must stop unless it passes you and cont...

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What do you check when the engen is overheating and the circulation is nat taking place?

Check the level of coolant. If the level is full, replace the thermostat.

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What if you buy a used car from a dealer 'as is' and on the way home the speedometer and odometer stop working should they fix it?

You can check with your local state, Lemon Laws sometimes cover used cars if the problem was discovered "within a reasonable amount of time" - even if the dealer says otherwise. If you are nice about it they will more than likely fix it to avoid problems; other than that it is lawyer time.

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How do you fix the rpm and the speedometer in a Infinity QX56?

You start by figuring out why they're defective, and once you've done that, then you're able to assess what needs to be done to repair it. There are multiple possible reasons why you're having the issue that you are. Without a hands-on diagnosis, we can't tell you which reason is the one.

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When getting a car what should you look fit?

alot to look for. under 100,000 miles, solid breaks, solid shifting into gear if automatic, solid clutch if manual, no oil leaks, usually if a car is clean looking and looks like they took good care of it, it means it will be a good car. if it looks like they cleaned the car just to sell it, that...

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How do you get a warm car quick?

Put the engine into high RPM in neutral or park.

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What is the minimum distance ahead that you should look when driving?

A safe following distance is at least two seconds behind the vehicle in front of you.This lets you see around the vehicle ahead and gives you enough distance to stop suddenly.Do not block the normal and reasonable movement of traffic.

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When were cars invented and what did they look like?

Karl Benz generally is acknowledged as the inventor of the modern automobile. The first car was the Benz patent motorwagen, built in 1885. (see the related link for a picture.) Commercially made cars appeared in the US about 1900,The key to making a really successful car was the invention of the ...

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Why do not you see even a close object when driving in night specially when there is vehicle coming from opposite side with head lights on?

The oncoming head lights are so bright that in effect you can not see the closer item as it is so dimly litMy aim of the question was to highlight this issue. A large number of accidents in the night takes place specially where the traffic is hetrogeneous and there is no divider for the traffic, ...

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Should you always look straight ahead when driving?

BE PREPARED AND LOOK AHEAD Always scan the road ahead.Do not use the road or even the vehicle ahead as your only points of focus.Keep your eyes moving, notice what is happening at the sides of the road, and check behind you through your mirrors every few seconds.

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What questions should you ask when buying a used 2012 car what physical things should you look for on car?

There are literally hundreds of questions to ask - about the vehicle's previous ownership, service history etc. Physical things to look out for are; chips in the windscreen, rust around the sills, dents in the paintwork. If you don't feel confident - take a qualified mechanic with you !

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What do you look for in a spouse that you look for in a car?

A nice exterior that has been well maintained, with low mileage and requires low maintenance.

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How often should you look in your mirrors when driving?

As if every five seconds isn't enough, you should also be checking your mirrors before you slow down, while you are stopped, before changing lanes, and before and after turns.And, of course, anytime you want to make sure your hair looks just right (kidding).

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What should you do when you see the turn right sign?

If you intend to turn right, move into the lane marked by the sign. If you do not, leave that lane.

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When driving behind a large truck if you can not see the trucks two side mirrors you are?

If your driving behind a big truck and you cant see their two mirrors it means they cant see you!

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How does taking the car out of gear when driving on a downward slope affect the car?

It's called "free wheel". Free wheeling will allow the car to pick up speed which could get you in trouble and lose control. Also known as a "Geogia overdrive" illegal in most if not all states.

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What do you do if you see an emergency vehicle on the road?

Make way for the emergency vehicle to overtake.Pull your car over to the left side of the road to clear the way for police, ambulance, or fire brigade crews.Move into the leftmost lane and reduce your speed or stop while the emergency vehicle overtakes you.If you're on a two-lane road, pull onto ...

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What to do when you are driving in a car?

Focus on the road and keep your mind peaceful always :-)

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What should you do when driving a new car?

take care of it, drive it normal, watch out for other drivers, keep it clean and polished.In my think I should follow some step:-1.Adjust the seat so that your feet comfortably reach both pedals.2.Familiarize yourself with the foot pedals.3.Adjust your car's mirrors so that you can see through th...

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What happens when you drain out the transmission fluid in a car and drive it?

what can happen to the transmission?Also is it possible to put fluid back in to save the transmission?You won't get far and you will probably do some damage to the transmission in the process.

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What do you look for when buying a used midsize car?

Few things to be aware of when buying a used vehicle overall, not necessarily mid size are: Try to get a car proof report done on the vehicle, make sure it is lien free, and free of any major accidents. Make sure it is not a U.S vehicle, or Quebec vehicle if possible. You shouldn't be concern abo...

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What do you need to change a 700R4 speedometer that is electric to a cable speedometer?

The early 700R4 transmissions had a cable drive speedo. Maybe you can swap the tail housing and gears over.

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What would you see if you were on a train travelling at 2 3rds the speed of light and looked out the window whilst a train travelling at the same speed was going in the opposite direction?

You would see the other traing going by you at nearly the speed of light. This may seem counter-intuitive, but that's what happens. The speed of light is an immutable constant that does not care about your frame of reference. In the braydeon domain, nothing moves faster than the speed of light, r...

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Why do you drive on a parkway and park on a drive way?

This, my friend, is the worlds greatest conundrum... The parkay and the driveway... you see, it happens because the world is backwards and if you park on the parkway, you get rear ended...

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What happens when you put the car in drive and it pauses first and then goes?

you could be running low on transmission fluid, or your torque converter could be going out

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How do you see a car?

Go outside with driving a car, then use "YOUR" eyes to see all the cars on the road.

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Why does your car drive out black smoke and sometimes she won't take the gas and when she do she burns a lot of gas?

Your fuel/air mixture is too rich - either your fuel injector (carb) is not working properly or your air intake is clogged.

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What to do when driving and car overheats?

If the car is overheating, there is something seriously wrong. You could be out of coolant, oil, or the head by be blowing. In all cases you should stop immediately (pull off the road safely) and allow the car to cool before investigating the cause. If it is water or oil then fill the car up befo...

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Why does a fog come out of your car vents when you turn on the car and start driving?

Sounds to me like the heater core is leaking coolant.

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Why when you are driving at 70mph and take your foot off the gas do you get a knocking from left side?

check bushes and track rod end worn and wheel for worn bearings.

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What makes a car vibrate when driving on the road?

If it is something that you can feel through the steering wheel, and it either gets worse as you pick up speed or kicks in regularly around the same speed, then your front wheels are probably out of balance. Maybe you had new tire or tires put on and they weren't balanced by whoever put the new t...

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How do you see the mark on cam?

Highlight it with a dab of white paint.

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What causes your car to hesitate when steping on the gas and why does it stall when you are slowing down taking a turn and you are pressing on the gas?

I had the same problem with my eh Holden and found that the carby bowl was dirty and the main jet was blocked.if its on a injector car try cleaning the injectors with a fuel additaveKen

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How do you remove moisture from the speedometer on a 2006 HD deluxe?

The easiest way is with a de-humidifier in your garage. first, close all your doors and windows leading outside tightly. for extra measure i would tape the cracks of the windows just for a day. Next, open the driver front door to your vehicle. then, place the de-humidifier right next to door open...

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What happens when a car drives on an icy road and makes a sharp turn?

The car continues in the direction it was heading when traction was lost

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How do you replace the speedometer cable on a 2004 Buick Century?

A 2004 Buick does not have a speedometer cable. The speedometer signal comes from electronic sensors.

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When there are oncoming cars to left of you and a child on a bike to the right what is the correct action to take?

When there are oncoming cars to left of you and a child on a bike to the right, long before you get close to the biker, SLOW down, be prepared to stop. Let all oncoming traffic pass. Stay behind the biker, with plenty of distance. Do NOT blow your horn at the biker--the child could wreck. Once AL...

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When driving 60 mph on the highway looking ahead about 15 seconds from where you are translates to?

Ahead – Scan the entire sight area, looking 12 to 15 seconds ahead of the vehicle.In the city, 12 to 15 seconds is equal to about two or three blocks.While travelling at 60 MPH, 12 to 15 seconds is equal to about .25 to .38 miles.

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Do you have to dissconnect the drive shaft on rear wheel drive with standard transmission when towing on car dolly?

No, you just put the transmission in neutral. This works for both a dolly and for flat towing.

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What is the problem when gas hand speedometer hand and odormeter hand drops at the same time and stop working occasionally and then starts back later on while driving down the road 95 dodge neon?

If all the instruments behave erratically like that it could be caused either by the main plug onto the circuit board just being loose - it needs pushing back on tight - or maybe it has a worn-out connector pin? Or it could be just one loose wire such as a chassis bonding wire. (Also called a gro...

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What does the speedometer and odometer of a vehicle indicate?

The current speed, and the total distance travelled respectively.

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How do you fix speedometer on 91 W250?

Most times the speed sensor on the transmission has went bad and a new one can be had from your local parts store for about 35 dollars and takes only minutes to change. On the W250 it is on the drivers side of the transfer case.

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How do you replace the speedometer cable on a Toyota 4Runner?

Buy new unit from dealer and you will see what you have to do, the speedo cable and e-brake cable pass through floor in the same piece. On 88 which I've done and 95 which I own also which is starting to get noisy and I will have to do soon as it is annoying to listen too at times especially when ...

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Do you take the plates off when you sell a car?

All you have to do is remove your plates when you go to sell your vehicle.Then, take them straight to the DMV, turn them in, and inform the DMV that you've sold your vehicle.It's then up to the new owner to register the vehicle themselves, in their name.

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What would make a car sputter when you accelerate but drive fine when you ease on the gas?

Because when you go uphill or put "load on the car" this is when the car will miss under load & "not miss" when you ease up on the gas as you are not stressing the engine. As to why this happens can be many thibgs - spark plugs, ignition coil bad or bad plug wires & many more to many to l...

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When taking a engine apart you bring piston top and center on number one piston right?

No need to when disassembling.

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How do you replace a 240 speedometer?

Remove the dashboard cover. Remove the retaining ring, from the speedometer. Remove the speedometer cable from the back of the speedometer. Reverse the process to install the new speedometer.

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