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Why does my AC stop working when it's hot outside?

So now the refrigerant can't absorb more heat from your air, causing your air conditioner to blow out lukewarm air.Or worse.Your air conditioner will keep running until it overheats because it can't reach your thermostat temperature setting.Solution: Clean your outside unit using a special coil c...

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Why does your car speakers sometimes stop working when it is really hot outside?

The wires are probably getting too hot.

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Why when your temperature gauge stops working does my AC also stop working?

No ur AC should still work it may just be that your gauge is jammed and just needs to be loosened take it to the nearest garage as you dont want any overheating of the car or it will costs you $$$

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Why does your SUV sometimes jump forward when stopped?

It probally is the transmission or your brakes could be slipping.

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Why does my car shut off when it gets hot?

Well, there is an ignition problem that can cause this when the engine gets hot and it stalls.It's caused by a lack of spark which can be either the ECU's fault (on EFI cars), or the coil on pretty much any car.Heat causes expansion.An engine needs more fuel when it's cold than it does when it's ...

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Why does my car stall when it gets hot?

Well, there is an ignition problem that can cause this when the engine gets hot and it stalls.It's caused by a lack of spark which can be either the ECU's fault (on EFI cars), or the coil on pretty much any car.Heat causes expansion.An engine needs more fuel when it's cold than it does when it's ...

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Why does my car lose power when it gets hot?

There are many reasons why your vehicle may be losing power, especially when accelerating.Some of these common causes are: Mechanical problems such as: Low compression, clogged fuel filter, dirty air filter, clogged Exhaust Manifold.Malfunction of actuators such as: Bad injectors, bad fuel pump, ...

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Why does my heat stop working when I stop?

Ken Mattson, owner of Len's Automotive in Bellevue, Wash., says a car heater can stop working for a number of reasons, including: A low antifreeze/water level in the radiator due to a leak in the cooling system.A bad thermostat that isn't allowing the engine to properly warm up.

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Why does my car air conditioner not work when stopped?

The most common causes of broken air conditioning are leaks or compressor issues.If your air is blowing cool but not cold, the problem could be a clogged filter, cooling fan problem or radiator trouble.

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Your ac stoped working today all you get is hot air in my 1997 e150?

See if the compressor is cycling on and off. If not, the fuse is blown. if it is and you still have only hot air, then it probably has a leak and needs repair and recharging. See professional help. See if the compressor is cycling on and off. If not, the fuse is blown. if it is and you still hav...

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Why does my transmission stop working when it warms up?

A few common causes are low or dirty transmission fluid, or faulty shift solenoids.The transmission uses fluid pressure to shift the gears, and does so using electronic solenoids.If there is an issue with either of these the vehicle may experience problems shifting or transferring power to the wh...

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Why does your car blow hot air all the time?

it is drawing the hot air off the engine.

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When you jump your car it want start cable get hot?

Electricity passes through the cable. As it passes through the cable, the electricity will encounter resistance. This is what causes an electrical cable to heat up.

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When car get hot it stops?

If the engine is hot and the car stops that means it has over heated, it the car is hot in cabin then you may have a problem

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Why does your rim on your car get hot?

The brake discs or drums get hot when you apply the brakes and then the heat transfers out to the rims

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Why does my car stop all of a sudden?

Engine Overheating – The most common reason for an engine to stop is that it is overheated.This will result in the engine shutting down suddenly.Unsecured Engine– This is a more uncommon cause of engine failure, but it can happen if the engine has been worked on and not secured properly back in p...

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Why does my tire get hot?

When molecules get hot they start to vibrate intensely.The vibration causes expansion.Being that there are molecules in the air, now it's easy to understand why air-filled tires expand in the summer.This generates a fair amount of friction, and friction creates heat that makes your tires even hot...

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Why does my engine get hot?

There are many possible reasons that your engine is running hot, including low coolant levels, a clogged or closed thermostat, a failed head gasket or a water pump malfunction.The blue light goes off once the engine reaches its normal temperature.

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Why does my Car screech when stopping?

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Why does my car vibrate when stopped?

If the vehicle shakes or the engine shudders a lot when stopped at a stoplight, or when parked with the engine idling, it might indicate the motor mounts or transmission mounts are damaged or broken.If the shaking decreases, it's a strong indicator the engine's motor mounts need to be inspected b...

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Why does my car get hot going uphill?

Low Coolant: A low or reduced coolant level is the most common reason that makes a car engine to experience overheating.Studies have shown that coolant is the basic item that your engine's cooling system needs to flow and get rid of heat from its compartment.Low coolant level is a first sign of ...

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When accelerating quickly from a stop to jump into traffic my car jerks why?

Could be just in need of a tune up.

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Why does my clutch judder when hot?

Re: Clutch judder when warm/hot, what needs replacing?? Most likely the clutch cable conduit.When the engine rocks with pulling away from standstill the bend in the clutch conduit allows for a bit of give on the cable without causing the pressure plate to get depressed slightly on and off hence ...

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Why does my Ford Focus over rev when I pull to a stop and over revs when changing gear?

There might be something wrong with the gears. Something may be jammed or stuck or they may just need changed out.

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Why does your 97 car shake when you stop in light or when you reverse?

At idle or low engine idle speeds you motor may surge. This could be caused by an air leak in your intake manifold or a bad sensor like a TPS or MAP.

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Why does your Ford Falcon ute leak water from the over flow pipe when hot?

It could simply be overheating for some reason, or rad cap is weak, - try a new one first. It also should have a 50/50 mixture of antifreeze and water, not just water. This mix helps raise the boiling point along with a good radiator cap.

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1997 Lincoln town car no heat checked blower motor hose going to core hot temp control works stops blowing when you go below temp all doors work in all positions car doesnt over heat ac worksno heat?

Is hose coming from the core hot also? If not, core may be plugged. I assume the system has always be full of coolant.Good luck

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All your lights on car work but the dashboard and your car wont turn over or even make a noise?

Hi, It seems you may have a loose connection on your starter motor.Good luck

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Why does my car not start when it's hot?

It is very common for heat to cause the starter motor and bad connection problems.Electricity doesn't like heat.Heat creates high resistance in an electrical circuit.Most commonly this is a starter issue, but other parts of the primary circuit can have bad connections.

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Why does the heater in your car only get hot when you accelorate?

you probably have air trapped in you heater core you shoud have it flushed/bleed to get the air out. the other possibility is a failing thermostat or water pump

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Does oil thinken or thin when it gets hot?

it thins as its molecules spread apart and increase the volume of oil and as matter can neither be created nor be destroyed, it just expands and becomes thin

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Why does '96 4 runner ac stop working in hot humid weather and then work and then stop again?

its a possibility that your car may be starting to over heat. when the engine ecm sees that the coolant temp sensor is reading higher than it allows . it will kick out the ac compressor and allow for the engine to cool down for a bit.

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Your car does not accerlerate when you stop then it jumps into gear and moves?

for car with automatic transmission..check the fliud/oil level of your transmission.you will perform two procedure:at stand still pull the dipstick of your auto-transmission and check oil level.fill to max/high if below the limit.reinsert the dipstick and start the engine until it gets warm or as...

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Why does car gets hot?

Stuck thermostat or bad water pump or bad heater core or clogged radiator.

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Why does your car shakes when you hit a bump or go over 40mph?

over 40mph.. either bad tires or need to be balanced and possibly alined.. speed bumps, that might be your shocks. to check your shocks push firmly downwards on the front and if if bounces more then three times.. lol you prolly wanna get some new one.. same for the back

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Why does my car over rev when I start?

Common causes of high RPM excursion at start-up are typically: large vacuum leak, throttle plate stuck open, cruise control stepper motor stuck in one position; faulty throttle position sensor, and/or faulty idle air control motor or solenoid.

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Why does your car stall when its hot outside?

Could be many things, especially with modern electronics.I could be a fuel vapour lock problem. Make sure fule lines are kept away from exhaust or that the heat shields in place.

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Why does my car creak when I go over bumps?

Bushings are the most common joints in your suspension system and also the most likely to case a squeaky suspension.Bushings can squeak if the rubber becomes torn or even dried out or if the suspension component starts to rotate inside the metal sleeve inside the bushing due to incorrect torque o...

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What does it mean when car stops in road no electrical at all then starts with jump then dies again?

Bad battery, most likely.

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Why does your steering go lite on my car when you go over 60mph?

Kinda depends. I'm not sure exactly what "Light" means. It may be normal. On highway the power steering pump is operating at a higher speed and on doesn't actually turn the weal much from center, so it feels light.

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Why does my car shake when I go over 100?

1.Tires: Unbalanced tires are the most common reason for car shake, it usually starts at lower speeds and get worse at the higher.2.Brake Rotors: If you feel shaking of the car through the steering wheel or from the brake pads then it is due to the faulty brake rotors.

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Why does your car jump while driving?

one reason could be a bad ECM (Engine Control module). Replacing it is easy. You can do it yourself.

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Why won't my Heat get hot in my car?

Ken Mattson, owner of Len's Automotive in Bellevue, Wash., says a car heater can stop working for a number of reasons, including: A low antifreeze/water level in the radiator due to a leak in the cooling system.A bad thermostat that isn't allowing the engine to properly warm up.

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Why car starts and runs fine then dies when stopping at a light or at all?

Possibly a bad alternator or battery.

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Why does my lower radiator hose not get hot?

One such reason behind not heating up the lower radiator might be the improper amount of coolant in the engine.Thus, making the lower radiator hose to heat up.It may happen that your car might get low on coolant and is not able to reach the lower radiator.As a result, the lower hose emits cold air.

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When starting from a stop why does my car choke?

If you have an older car that has a carburetor, the accelerator pump diaphragm may be defective

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Why does my car stall when I stop?

When the actuator malfunctions, the engine gets no signal for idling speed and stops working.Clogged or restricted EGR Valve: If your EGR valve is clogged, dirty, or defective it can cause your car to stall, idle erratically, or sputter, depending on whether it is stuck open or closed.

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Why does my car vibrate when I stop?

If the vehicle shakes or the engine shudders a lot when stopped at a stoplight, or when parked with the engine idling, it might indicate the motor mounts or transmission mounts are damaged or broken.If the shaking decreases, it's a strong indicator the engine's motor mounts need to be inspected b...

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Why does my Car die when accelerating after a stop?

Most likely a dirty fuel filter or Bad Ignition Timing.

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Why does my car stop when I brake?

When the actuator malfunctions, the engine gets no signal for idling speed and stops working.Clogged or restricted EGR Valve: If your EGR valve is clogged, dirty, or defective it can cause your car to stall, idle erratically, or sputter, depending on whether it is stuck open or closed.

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Why does my car jerk when I stop and go?

It's actually one of the most common reasons why a car jerks when accelerating.Your car's engine needs both fuel and air to do its work.A block in the fuel line or air intake can make the car jerk during acceleration as it loses one, or even both of the essential factors in keeping the engine run...

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Why does my car stop when clutch is released?

If the vibrations in the car are decreasing the reading in the meter and the clutch braked the engine, it's the situation when car wants to start but isn't powered enough to do so.Over lifting the clutch, can results to car stalling.

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Why does my car turn off when I stop accelerating?

Common reasons for this to happen: Let's have a look at some of the more common causes that would make your car stall or stumble when you attempt to accelerate.Faulty ignition components: The ignition coil pulls power from the battery and delivers it to the spark plugs, which ignites the fuel and...

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Why does my car vibrate when stopped in drive?

If the vehicle shakes or the engine shudders a lot when stopped at a stoplight, or when parked with the engine idling, it might indicate the motor mounts or transmission mounts are damaged or broken.If the shaking decreases, it's a strong indicator the engine's motor mounts need to be inspected b...

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Why will my car only start when I jump it?

If jump starting gets your engine started and running, but the car will not start again once you turn it off, the battery is probably the problem.In this case, the alternator is doing its job of keeping the battery going once it has been jumped, but the battery can't hold a charge when the altern...

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Why does a car engine get hot?

The reason a car engine gets hot is due to the heat generated from the combustion process. When the air/fuel mixture is lit off from the spark plug, you have the rapid expansion of gases that makes some heat, but most of the heat that is generated is from the volatility of the ignited fuel. I had...

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Why does a car exhaust get hot?

From the combustion process in the engine.

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Why does your car make a noise when ticking over or in 2nd gear when slowing down?

Best guess for this is any of a 1,000 causes, BUT if I am hearing you correctly I am BETTING it is a EXHUAST LEAK... Or please explain if you mean ticking, or taking over like passing?

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What does it mean when your brakes stop working?

One of the more common causes for the brake pedal going to the floor is a loss of brake fluid.When you're out of brake fluid, your brakes simply won't work.The master cylinder is where brake fluid gets compressed.Pressure on the brake fluid cases the brakes to be applied to the wheels.

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Why would your gages in car go all over?

If you mean your gauges are going crazy, this is likely the result of a loose or bad ground wire. It could be the ground wire for your battery or any ground wire that is tied into the gauges.

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Why does my lawnmower not start when hot?

Lawn mower won't start oil on spark plug? The most common reason for oil on a mower spark plug is too much oil in the engine, but there are other possible causes: Mower turned on its side.Head gasket failure.

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What does it mean when your mph stops working?

If the speedometer and odometer both quit I would blame the speed sensor. If only the speedometer quit I would blame the instrument cluster.

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What does it mean when your dashboard stops working?

But when the gauges in your car stop working, it's not a situation you can safely ignore.When one gauge stops working, the problem may be in the gauge itself or a bad sensor, while all the gauges cutting out at the same time often indicates a blown fuse or a defective instrument cluster.

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Why does the clutch judder when the car has been used for a while or gets hot?

Shuddering (like shivering, shaking), I believe, is caused by the surface area changes, in two ways. First, the friction plate can become glazed if it is ridden too much, or perhaps it is sliding and you aren't recognizing this. Basically, when the friction surface is too hot, a glaze of sorts fo...

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Why does your cobra radar power cord get extremely hot?

because Cobra used the smallest gauge wire electrically possible, to save a penny.

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Why has my wipers interior light central locking and tailgate open button stopped working after jump starting?

The most likely cause is that there was an electrical surge when you jump started the vehicle. More than likely it blew a fuse that controls those two features.

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Why does integra gets hot when not running?

Because it's sitting in the sun.

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Can anyone tell me why my 95 F150 heat goes hot and cold gage all over the place?

I could be there is not enough coolant in the system, therefore, not totally submerging the temp gauge sensor in hot fluid. check water pump for leaks, heater core, or radiator, smell around for a " sweet" smell under passenger side dash, that's where the hearer core is, and antifreeze has a dist...

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Why does your car jurk when you stop?

This question is actually based on a bit of Physics. Due to the person's moment of inertia (which all bodies possess) , the car jurks.

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Why when my bonneville get hot the windows want let up or down and the car want crank but when it cools it crank and run but when it gets hot it do it all over again so what is wrong?

You need to change your radiator and add a cooling device for your car, like an air conditioner but if you can't afford buy a fan.

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Why are my rotors getting hot?

When you drive heat is generated in the caliper which causes the brake fluid to expand.Normally this expansion is accepted into the master, but if it is over filled there is nowhere for it to go so it pushes the calipers piston out which creates excessive friction between the brake pads and rotors.

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Why does my car heater not work when idling?

Ken Mattson, owner of Len's Automotive in Bellevue, Wash., says a car heater can stop working for a number of reasons, including: A low antifreeze/water level in the radiator due to a leak in the cooling system.A bad thermostat that isn't allowing the engine to properly warm up.

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Why is my radiator not getting hot?

A low antifreeze/water level in the radiator due to a leak in the cooling system.A bad thermostat that isn't allowing the engine to properly warm up.A blower fan that isn't working properly.

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Why does the heat in my car only get hot when i mash on the gas hard?

It is a vacum problem.Your controls are all on vacum lines.Check the lines under the dash.- ALSO TRY BLEEDING SYSTEM, LOW COOLANT MAY CAUSE "SHUFFLING". COOLANT BYPASSES THE HEATER CORE UNDER LOW FLOW CONDITIONS. INCREASE SPEED WILL CAUSE HIGHER VOLUME TO CORE, CAUSING HEAT WHILE UNDER ACCELERATI...

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Why when using automatic braking system does my car jump forward?

Hi i am mayur patel from india, studying BE in mechanical(nitte). In automatic braking system, the computers response to apply brake is quicker than human response .. so when an obstacle is sensed by an sensor in the system, quickly brakes are actuated automatically .. at this time user might hav...

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Why is my engine getting hot?

There are many possible reasons that your engine is running hot, including low coolant levels, a clogged or closed thermostat, a failed head gasket or a water pump malfunction.The blue light goes off once the engine reaches its normal temperature.

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Why are my front brakes getting hot?

The cold water hitting the hot brakes can result in warping.Warped rotors will usually cause the steering wheel and vehicle to shake when the brakes are applied.Overheated brakes or brakes that are smoking means the brake pads have been burned or something is leaking onto the brakes.

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Why does your 93 Honda accords temperature gauge goes hot right away when you start up your car you checked and it does have enough coolant and your car doesnt seem hot at all another thing is your ca?

Sounds to me the coolant temp sending unit has failed. Replace it with a new one.

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Why does your car creak when you get in or out?

Because you are too fat.Sorry. It's true.

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Why does your car stay hot?

because cars create thermal energy. (basic GCSE science)

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Why did my heater fan stop working?

A blown fuse might just be the reason your car heater fan is not working.Check for blown fuses and replace them to restore normal functionality.Also a faulty alternator could make the blower motor stop working, leading to fan failure, when the blower motor stops is rendered dysfunctional.

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What do you check when your car engine gets hot?

Check your antifreeze level in the radiator first.There is usually a water pump behind the fan which pumps antifreeze/water as the engine turns, through little water jackets around the engine. This antifreeze/water solution absorbs the heat and is sent to the radiator to cool down before returnin...

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Why does your car run hot?

9 times out of 10 its low on antifreeze/coolant. either from leaking internally or externally.could be a weak or bad water pumpclogged radiatoror any of hundreds of other causes for overheating

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Why did my car AC suddenly stop working?

AC Leaks.One of the most common causes for a failed AC unit or one that slowly stops working is a leak in the system, this causes your cars AC to function with little to no refrigerant fluid/coolant gas.The mechanic should perform a diagnostic, fill your leaking AC with coolant, pressurize it and...

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Why did my car radio suddenly stop working?

Blown Fuse: One of the most common reasons for a car radio to stop working is a blown fuse.If the radio itself will not turn on, chances are good that there's one or more blown fuses causing the problem.A damaged antenna means that your radio isn't able to receive signal from stations.

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Why has my gauage's stopped working?

Not knowing what vehicle you have, many vehicles have a single fuse that protects the circuit that powers the gauges. That fuse may have blown for whatever reason. Check the fuses.

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Why did my gas gauge stop working?

Fuel gauge troubleshooting begins with isolating the problem either to the gauge, sending unit, fuse or wiring.The most common gauge problems are either a bad ground at the tank, or a sender problem.Removing the sending unit wire from the chassis ground the fuel gauge should go directly to “full”.

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Why did my gauges stop working?

But when the gauges in your car stop working, it's not a situation you can safely ignore.When one gauge stops working, the problem may be in the gauge itself or a bad sensor, while all the gauges cutting out at the same time often indicates a blown fuse or a defective instrument cluster.

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Why has my key fob stopped working?

The most common problem with these car key fobs is that the batteries just go dead over time, in which case replacing the battery should fix the problem.Take the key fob apart and check for broken contacts or misaligned buttons.Reprogram your remote yourself or have a professional do it.

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Why did my brakes suddenly stop working?

What if my brakes stopped working? If you come to a stop sign, but can't get your car to stop, pump on your brakes or try your emergency brake.When you press on the brake pedal in almost all cars today, you're pushing on a piston.That piston pushes on brake fluid in the master cylinder, pressuriz...

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Why would my headlights stop working?

Problem: Both headlights do not work.The Cause: Most likely no voltage to the headlights because of a bad headlight relay, fuse, module, headlight switch, dimmer switch or wiring fault.It is often located in the power center in the engine compartment, but may also be in the fuse panel under the d...

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Why did my instrument cluster stop working?

When one gauge stops working, the problem may be in the gauge itself or a bad sensor, while all the gauges cutting out at the same time often indicates a blown fuse or a defective instrument cluster.If none of the gauges work at all, the problem may be a blown fuse or a defective instrument cluster.

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Why would my power locks stop working?

The key fob battery is dead: This is one of the most common reasons why your car door lock is not working.If your locks aren't working, replacing the battery in the key fob could solve the issue.The solenoid is bad: Again, if one door doesn't work, but others do, the problem could be with the doo...

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Why did my fan stop working?

Check the Fan Fuse Like the circuit breakers in your house, these fuses are designed to break the electrical connection when too much electricity causes your fan to overheat.When the fuse melts, it breaks the connection and cuts power to the fan.Check the cord and the inside of your fan for this...

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Why did my remote start stopped working?

Cause: In most cases, the under-hood pin switch is broken or corroded.Any remote starter must have a method of preventing the vehicle from starting when the hood is open.Without this, a mechanic could be seriously injured if the vehicle was remotely started while they were working on it.

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Why would my remote start stop working?

To get the system out of valet mode, try pressing the lock and trunk buttons at the same time for 1/2 a second.Problem solved! Many remote starter systems will use a switch to put the system in valet mode.Batteries are dead in the remote – This is another common problem when your remote starter h...

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Why does car stall when hot?

There are so many reasons, you really should provide more info. First, what kind of car is it? Is it overheating? Because it could be the vehicles computer stradegy shutting down the engine to protect it. Does the car feel like it's running out of gas? The fuel pump could be failing when it gets ...

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Your car is over heating and you dont know why. as soon as my car gets hot my gas light comes on and dont know why either whats wrong with my car?

over heat could be several reasonradiator chokeup, less coolant, and also could be your compression leakage through cylinder head gasket

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Why would all trailer lights stop working suddenly?

Fuse is blownlight connector is unpluggedground wire on trailer disconnected

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Why has my car key fob stopped working?

The most common problem with these car key fobs is that the batteries just go dead over time, in which case replacing the battery should fix the problem.Take the key fob apart and check for broken contacts or misaligned buttons.Reprogram your remote yourself or have a professional do it.

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