Why does the car pull to the right while braking?

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Bad right caliper or air in the left caliper, soaked pads on the left side, dirt in the brake fluid balancer thingy....

answer: Also check your wheel bearings. and make certain they haven't deteriorated.

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Why does the pulls to right while drive?

Could be a soft tire, a different size tire, out of alignment, worn steering parts, worn suspension parts, frozen brake caliper, a bad wheel bearing.

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Why While driving the vehicle pulls to the right?

Uneven tyre pressure. Brake binding

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Why does your car pull to the right when you brake?

Assuming you have disc brakes, it could be,a sticky or stuck brake caliper on the left side brake.Grease or brake fluid on the friction surface on the left side brake.A restricted brake hose/line on the left side brake.Air in the hydraulic lines on the left side brake.

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Why does your car pull to the right?

That all depends on the alignment of your vehicle's tires. Some cars pull to the left as well.

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Why does my car pull to the right?

Two possibilities:1) low air pressure in the right tire;2) front end is out of alignment;

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Why does my 00 Town Car make a rumbling noise and pull to the right when braking?

Depending on how old your brake pads are it is most likely that they are shot. Is it a grinding sound? Then you are tearing up your rotors.If you have recently changed your brakes, and it is doing this, then you need to have your rotors turned. Remove them and take them to any shop. they shave a ...

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Why does my jeep pull to the right?

Shaking in steering wheel usually means the tires need balancing, Pulling to the right or left usually means you need an alignment done.But unless the wheels are really out of alignment to the point you can often look at the front tires and see it, it shouldn't pull HARD to the right.

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Car pulls to the right?

steering alignment needs to be checked

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Why is my car shaking and pulling to the right?

Try swapping the front tires left to right and see if this changes any thing.If the vibration or shimmy is below 25mph it is a seperated tire, 30-75 mph it is wheel balance but this will not make the vehicle pull.Sounds like a bad tire.Yes, a bad tire can cause a pull and shimmy from minimal to s...

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Can you hit the highway with your car pulling to the right while driving?

It depends on how hard the pull is. It would be safest to get your vehicle fixed before getting on the highway.

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What are your rights while in a car pulled over?

You have all rights as usual. However, you are required to stay in the car as it is an act of aggression to get out and/or approach an officer taht has pulled you over.

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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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Why does my car shake while braking?

Sometimes brake rotors can be the cause of shaking.If your steering wheel shakes while you are braking then the problem could be caused by “out of round” brake rotors.This vibration can also be felt through your brake pedal.Another common problem that can cause shaking is when a brake caliper sti...

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What can cause the car to pull to the right?

A soft tire,worn steering parts,out of alignment,

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What causes a car to pull to the right?

Low air pressure in right front tire, or vehicle out of alignment. Another possibility is a brake caliber sticking.also make sure all tyres have the same amount of tread and air pressure check your brakes they are the real cause of pulling in my opinion

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Is your car supposed to pull to the right?

Cars designed for driving on the right side of the road are manufactured to pull slightly to the right.This is to prevent the car from drifting into oncoming traffic if the driver falls asleep at the wheel.If your car is pulling significantly, it's a good idea to get it checked.

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Why does your 1991 f150 ping while pulling camper?

Pinging is caused by pre ignition in the cylinders. Sometimes this is caused by the engine overheating. You can try running a higher octane rated fuel or retarding the timing a small bit.

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Will the car pull to the right when braking if the left front caliper is binding in its bore?

Generally, yes.The binding caliper causes the pads to rub against the rotor heating the pads and rotor up. Hot pads and rotor provide less braking under equal pressure (when braking) so the right brake works better. The car will pull toward the better brake.

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When accelerating the car pulls steady right and when braking the car jerks suddenly left and smells like burning brakes?

Have your brake system inspected. Sounds like you have a caliber sticking.

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What are the causes of car pulling to the right?

Faulty alignment would be my first suspect. Check your steer axle tires for unusual wear patterns - particularly, cupping on the inner edge. Check the tire pressure, as well... an underinflated tire has increased surface contact, and thus creates more drag.Steering components are another possibil...

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Do all cars naturally pull to the right?

Cars designed for driving on the right side of the road are manufactured to pull slightly to the right.This is to prevent the car from drifting into oncoming traffic if the driver falls asleep at the wheel.If your car is pulling significantly, it's a good idea to get it checked.

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Why does my truck pull to one side and shake when i press the brake?

The brakes are unevenly calibrated. The brake on one side is applying first, and with more power than the other side.

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Why does the front right brake wear out faster?

The right front brake probably has a bad caliper. The calipers hold and move the brake pads . If the right caliper has a stuck piston , the pressure will not be the same as the left side. And, the piston on the caliper may not be returning to it's correct position causing pressure to stay on the ...

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Why does only the right front brake work?

it might be any problem with other breaks.so go to a mechanic soon.

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What does it mean when your car pulls to the right?

Uneven air pressure is a very common reason for a vehicle to pull to one side.When the pressure in a tire is lower on one side, the height of the tire changes.This causes the wheel alignment to change.A low rear tire can also change front wheel alignment and cause a pull.

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Why does car streering shake and pull to the left?

It's probably a bad wheel bearing

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Why would your car pull back while driving?

Fuel starvation is a likely possibility, fuel starvation is from a clogged fuel filter or fuel pump that is bad.Also if the vehicle had previously ran out of gas that could also add to possibility of fuel starvation, reason being some residual air left in the fuel lines, in this case it would be ...

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What would cause a vehicle to pull to the right?

One of the Most Common Causes of Pulling is Wheel Alignment The most common reason a car pulls to one side is that the wheel alignment is off.Wheel alignment is exactly what it sounds like: your wheels and axles make a rectangle, parallel to each other and at a right angle to the road.

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Why would a car be pulling left and right when trying to stop it?

The brakes are defective. The pressures on the brakes and the friction material should be even so that the vehicle pulls up in a straight line.Check things like:Worn padsWorn disc rotorsSeized calipers and pistonsContamination on brake surfaces.Worn suspension could also cause the random drifting...

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Why do you have to pull up brake pedal for brake lights to go off?

The brake light switch may be out of adjustment or damaged.

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Why do your wheel shake and pull to the right when you are driving?

Check the front end components. Most likely there is a loose or worn part causing the shaking of the wheels.

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Why is my steering wheel shaking and pulling to the right?

Try swapping the front tires left to right and see if this changes any thing.If the vibration or shimmy is below 25mph it is a seperated tire, 30-75 mph it is wheel balance but this will not make the vehicle pull.Sounds like a bad tire.Yes, a bad tire can cause a pull and shimmy from minimal to s...

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Why does car hum on right side of car while accelerating?

The year, make model and engine info would be helpful.It's possible you have a bad wheel bearing, or, if it's a front wheel drive car, bad CV joints are also a possibility.

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Why does your car make clicking sound and try to die when you hit the brakes while driving?

try not to jam the brakes tap them slowly it might help

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While travelling on a road inside school grounds. Approach a car park to right car waiting to turn Car pulls out of a car park hits right hand side of the car Who is liable?

There is a lot more to determining this, but both parties will be partially at fault. The person behind the other car had the duty to try to get out of the way, the person backing up had the duty to see before he backed up. If it is as simple as stated, it would most likely be 10-20% fault for th...

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Why does my emergency brake light came on while driving?

If it stays on, it means one of several things: It may mean that the parking brake is engaged.Check the brake and release it (with your foot on the brake pedal).If the brake light comes on while you're driving, it indicates that either the system is low on brake fluid, or there is a malfunction w...

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Do you pull to the right of a truck who appears to be turning to the right?

obviously not if the truck is in the right turning lane and turning right you should keep your distance and follow behind safely

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Why does a car pull to the right after making a sharp left turn after you straighten it out when going down the road?

Possibilities are:Road crownLoose/broken front end part(s)Impropper alignment

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Your car pulls to the right when you take your hand of the steering wheel?

it could be out of alignment...

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What causes a car to squeal mostly while turning right and going straight also squeals louder when braking as well?

There may be damage or misalignment in the front brakes if this is where the sound is coming from. If it is from more generally under the hood, this can be the power steering.

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Why does e class Mercedes pull to the left?

Could be,a soft tire,sticky brake caliper,a collapsed brake hose,out of alignment,worn/loose steering/suspension parts,

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Why would a 91 Toyota Cressida pull to one side when you push the brake?

You have a brake line to the calipers that is collapsing. A mechanic will tell you which side it is by the direction it is pulling to. Caliper Piston binding on that side

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What happens to cars when you pull out spark plug while the car is running?

You get sprayed with gas, the spark plug zaps you, and the engine might stall. No real damage, but then again the fact that the spark plug turns into a giant electrical bullet if you take it out as the piston reaches it turn might detour you from this course of action. Wives/neighbors generally d...

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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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Why does the brake icon light blink all the time while driving?

Gee I hope that hasn`t been blinking too long. It means at the least you need to actually pop the hood and check your brake fluid level. and add as needed.If that doesn`t stop it there is a serious problem.Dont keep driving like that.

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What if you accidentally turned the key to the right while the car was already started?

It makes a horrible grinding noise as the starter motor turns over, but doesn't do any damage (well I hope it doesn't).

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Why brakes are not working while car is stop?

two things 1-air in brake system's cap off while engine idling not being properly bleed ed 2-poor brake booster or if brake system runs electronically malfunction.

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Why does your right rear brake make a loud scraping noise when going down the road?

Check that the steering column is not obstructed

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Why do my brakes squeak while driving?

A continuous high-pitched squeal while you're driving is usually the sound of a built-in wear indicator telling you that it's time for new brake pads.As the pads wear down and gets thinner, a small metal tab contacts the rotor surface like a needle on a vinyl record to warn you it's time for new ...

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Why is the parking brake light on while driving?

If it stays on, it means one of several things: It may mean that the parking brake is engaged.Check the brake and release it (with your foot on the brake pedal).If the brake light comes on while you're driving, it indicates that either the system is low on brake fluid, or there is a malfunction w...

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What would cause my car to pull to the left when braking?

The vehicle pulls to the right or left when the brakes are applied.The usual cause of this symptom is contamination on the braking surface or a malfunctioning caliper.It can also be caused by different tire sizes on the right and left wheels.Worn suspension components can also cause this symptom.

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Why does my car take a while to turn on?

A drop in pressure can be caused by a faulty regulator or a weak pump, or by a clogged filter or injectors.The ignition system provides a spark to ignite the fuel in the engine.Worn-out spark plugs will have a difficult time igniting the fuel in the engine, which will result in longer cranking time.

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Brakes are squeaking and car does not stop right away?

Your break pads are worn out - you need to get your breaks serviced - you may find that because you have left them to get to this stage you have damaged the disks too - its going to be expensive!

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Why does my steering wheel turn to the right?

Air pressure, wheel alignment and low tires Uneven air pressure is a very common reason for a vehicle to pull to one side.When the pressure in a tire is lower on one side, the height of the tire changes.This causes the wheel alignment to change.

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What are the two most likely reasons for the car pulling to one side under braking?

Collapsed brake hose: A brake hose that has collapsed can cause calipers to move unevenly, also causing the vehicle to pull to one side when braking.Worn suspension parts: Suspension components wear out over time and can cause a variety of problems, one of which is the car pulling to one side whe...

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What could cause a mazda to pull really bad to the right?

A soft/damaged right front tire.Worn or bent steering/suspension joints.A sticky or stuck brake caliper.

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Why does your wheels pull to one side?

why does my car pull to the right when accelerating and pulles to the left when easy off acceleration

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Why do auto pull to one side when you apply brakes?

If it only pulls slightly it could be that your your tire pressures are to high on one side an to low on the other, or the wheel alignment is out of track.If it is severe, one of your front brakes is not functioning properly (if it pulls to the left it would be the right brakes that are faulty an...

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Your car pull when you brake?

You have a problem with the brakes, have a mechanic check it out soon before you have no brakes.

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Why would a car pull to the right and left on roads which have a crown in the middle of the road?

Because no road ever built is perfectly even for the purpose of water run off from rain. The vehicle is naturally going to attempt to pull to where it is being pulled to. Improperly inflated tires will add to this dilema. If your right tire has more air in it than the left, the car will pull left...

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Humming while tuning right.?

I have a similar issue with my Stratus, except instead of humming, mine rumbles slightly.This answer is only speculation, but I believe that it happens because the power steering is stretched to the max while turned completely to the right. You'll hear a humming noise because the hydraulics are t...

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Why does my car make a noise when I turn to the right?

If the car makes noise when turning at low speeds, look into the power steering system or the suspension.If you hear creaking, popping, or clunking sounds, the possible culprits are broken or worn out suspension joints.On the other hand, a whining sound could be the result of a damaged power stee...

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What do you look for when your 4WD suburban pulls to the right?

uneven wear of the tires, needs an alinement done or it could be a bad tie rod end or something along that line check it out with a mechanic

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Are you supposed to brake while turning?

You shouldn't brake while turning as this can cause skidding.Basically, asking your tires to slow down and turn at the same time may exceed their traction.The same is true for accelerating while turning.Once you have completed the turn, you can slowly accelerate.

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Why do car brakes get hot after driving in the city for a while?

its bcoz of the friction between the wheel drums and brake liners - Rajkumar Magdum.

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Why does your car's steering wheel turn to the right when you are driving?

If you mean Pulls to the right, then this can be caused by an under inflated tire, front end out of alignment, or incorrect tire size/wheel on the right front. Check the air pressure in all tires and adjust to specs as outlined on the drivers door post or owners manual. Check to make sure all tir...

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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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When two cars pull up to an intersection at the same time who has the right away?

the person to the right

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What is the distanse of a car travels while the brakes are trying to stop it?

that's depending on how fast its going

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Why is the car still moving to right side?

Needs to have a front end alignment?

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When you turn to the right your car vibrates why?

It can be a problem with the left front tire. You may also have a left front wheel bearing going bad. Or it can be a suspension problem. Have everything inspected by a professional mechanic.

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Why does your car overheat while driving?

Need to change your thermastat i have done that but still over heats when driving

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Why does my car swerves while driving?

Worn/loose control arm bushings could affect the direction of the vehicle at any point and time.Some steering linkage related should result in excessive steering wheel play.It may also be worn/loose rack and pinion bushings.Finally, it could be something related to the rear suspension causing you...

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What happens if you pull the key out while driving?

In modern vehicles, you cannot remove the key with the engine on.Even if you can do it due to some defects, you will lock the steering wheel.In that condition, you won't be able to drive the car because the transmission, steering, and engine won't work in that case.

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Why does your car swerve while driving?

Because you have "play" in your steering wheel. Your steering mechanism is routed through a gear box. The gears in this box wear down over time creating "play" in the steering. Your steering wheel and your front wheel are no longer synchronized.This play allows you to move your steering wheel a f...

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Why does your car shake while driving?

Have your tires checked out!Body dithering on the driving comfort and handling judgment will have an effect. In the case of a transmission shaft deformation caused by the unbalance, generally, this happens in the chassis of the car collision more, but a lot of auto parts have shockproof.

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Why does the brake pedal move side to side?

The reason your bake pedal may be moving side to side is because they are not properly aligned. Do not drive a vehicle with this problem, as your brakes may give out.+++Either the pedal-arm has a lot of free-play axially on the shaft on which it pivots, or the pivot (s) is (are) worn. The latter ...

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Why does the brake peddle goes to floor?

Low brake fluid, drums/rotors in need of replacement, pads in need of replacement, air in the brake lines, worn master cylinder, brakes out of adjustment... all possible reasons.

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Why does my car pull back when driving?

There are a number of things that may cause the car to hesitate when accelerating such as low fuel pressure, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, clogged or dirty fuel injectors, a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially a bad fuel pump.

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Why does my car judder when I pull off?

Juddering when pulling away in 1st and/or 2nd gear is often caused by a dodgy thrust bearing in the clutch assembly.Unfortunatlely you can only get at this by stripping the clutch down, in which case it is false economy not to replace the lot (i.e thrust/friction plate, cover assembly and thrust ...

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Why would a 1993 metro wmanual transmission's steering wheel jerk and whole car pull to the right-esp in lower gears?

have your front driver side control arm bushings checked and ball joint and tie rod end well have them check both sides just in case

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Why does my steering wheel shake and pull to the left?

The two most frequent causes of a shaky steering wheel are either warped brake rotors, which will cause your steering wheel to shake when you brake, or unbalanced tires, which will cause your steering wheel to shake when driving at high speeds.There are other possible causes of a shaking steering...

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After passing another car you should not pull back to the right in front of it until you?

can see the front of it in your rear view mirror.....can see its headlights in your rear/side-view mirrors (just to ensure the other car is far enough behind you)

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If you turn the steering wheel to the right while in reverse the rear of the car will?

Turn the steering wheel right to turn right in reverse.

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If you turn the steering wheel to the right while in reverse, the rear of the car will?

The rear of the car will always go in the direction that you turned the wheel if you are in reverse. It's just like driving forward. If you want to go forward and right, turn the wheel to the right. If you are in reverse and want the rear of the car to move to the right, then turn the wheel to th...

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If you turn the steering wheel to the right while in reverse where will the rear of the car go?

The way i remember it is the word OPPISITE if you turn it right (reverse) it will turn left!! If turning wheel left (reverse) it'll go right!! hope i helped

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What would cause your car to make a weird jerking motion while you press the brakes?

What you're describing COULD be what is called "disk brake chatter". The problem is caused by heat, which eventually will warp the rotors. If the rotor is warped the disk brake pads grab with different force as the warped rotor changes angle toward the brake pads. If the problem IS disk brake cha...

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Is the car or brake system okay after driving a while with the emergency brakes on?

Check the rear brakes. Pull the drums/brake pads and check the brakes for cracking. Take it to a tire shop and ask them to pull the rear tires off the rims to check for heat damage. If the tire has turned grey where it touches the rim, it has been damaged and shouldn't be used any longer.

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Your 2004 Chevy Denali start to shake and pull to the right when the speed is above 70 mph?

I suggest getting your wheels balanced And why are you driving that Chev at 70MPH?

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Does a cosigner have rights to the car?

A co-signer is jointly and severally liable on the note, but doesn't have any security interest in the vehicle. In other words he has no rights to the vehicle, other than to pay off the note if you fail to do so. A cosigner can ask that his name be added to the title, which means he has equal own...

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What is going to happen if someone pull the emergency brake on the subway?

It will Automatically stop and you would be arrested.

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Does a cosigner have any rights to the car?

So, even though a cosigner is responsible for making payments when the primary borrower doesn't and their credit is impacted by the loan, they have no ownership rights over the vehicle.

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What would cause a whistling sound when you turn the wheel to the right while driving?

Common problem, easy solution, three possibilities only. Either, the power steering fluid is low or one of the belts at the engine need to be replaced or the power steering pump is worn and needs to be replaced. Check to see how much fluid is in the power steering pump, if full then replace every...

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What are my rights when pulled over with a weapon in the car?

Depends on whether you're doing it legally or not.

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1 on left side car 2 pulls up on right side car 1 decides to go right and hits car 2?

the guy should not hit the 2 cars on the right and he should not go near them

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Why does your car pull to one side when you take your hands off the steering wheel?

If your car pulls to one side when you release the wheel it could be one of a few different things. Most commonly this means it needs an alignment. There are three different alignment settings...toe, caster, and camber.Toe is the most easily adjustable and is the most often needed adjustment. It ...

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Why does your 91 civic engine light comes on when you go over 55 mph then you have to pull over stop competly turn the car off n restart the car so it would run right?

It sounds like its over heating

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What would make your car pull left then right I just changed the lower control arm?

It probably needs an alignment.

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Why does the car brakes squeal except when you hit the brake?

Your brakes are telling you they need replacing soon. They have a built in "squealer" designed to make a noise when the pad wear is nearing the end.

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When is it legal to pass on the right while driving?

Well, that's a pretty broad question. I'll try to answer it as best I can. Consult your local laws first please! You can USUALLY pass on the right anytime there's a LEGAL, OPEN lane on the right. NOT the shoulder, or a grass strip, or anything like that.To add it also depends on the highway you a...

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