Why is your car slowing down on its own theres fuel but the tire is smoking?

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Why would my car slow and the gas pedal resist and there be power but it not turn on and there be smoke coming from my air filter?

take that to a very trusted mechanic! right now!your cylinder head is probably warped,or your valves have shattered,or pre-igniton,or a ton of other problemsseriously you shouldn't even drive it to the mechanic, you should tow it!and yes its that bad.pricewise your looking at 1-3 thousand dollars...

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Why does your air in your car slow down when car slows down?

The charging system in your vehicle may be failing, Have it tested soon.

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Why does the car tire burst on its own?

Usually through wear. Somewhere it's worn so thin as to start splitting.

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What does it mean when a car while driving slows down on its own and stalls out?

That it's old and destroyed, needs to be fixed. The car sucks.

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Why do your car electrics go when you slow down?

The alternator provides the majority of power when the engine is running. The battery takes over when the alternator is not being driven. So in the case where all electrics go down, neither the battery nor the alternator are doing their job. I would strongly suspect the alternator or the drive be...

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Why do cars slow down?

cars slow down because of friction and when you push the brake pedal you automatically slow down

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Why does the Car stalls out when slowing down or stopping but when it is first started it runs fine until it is put into drive?

check the brake booster vacumme hose,its the hose than runs from the intake to the brake booster. if its leaking air the car stall when you hit the brakes or has no power

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Why is it when you push slow on the accelerator on your 98 or 99 ford explorer it goes but if you mash the exelarator it boggs down or dies if in idle it sometimes dies?

This could be a number of things.Sounds like a fuel problem, start out with the simplest and cheapest. Check Air filter.Check for Vacuum leaks ,Fuel filter may be blocked and not getting enough fuel to the injectors. Next check fuel pressure , you may have a bad fuel pump. Its in the tank. These ...

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Why do cars slow down on speed bumps?

Because some people do not like to fly through the windshield.

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What happens when your engine raddles car slows and steering turns on its own?

All of those symptoms combined would indicate that your power steering pump is locking up and slowing the engine, thus loosing speed and causing the steering to be unresponsive. OR your brakes on one of the front wheels is malfunctioning and trying to lock one of the front wheels. Check both syst...

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Why does your car not slow down after you take your foot off the gas?

Either your gas pedal is stuck to the floor or you are going downhill.

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Is it hard on your brakes to slow down in neutral?

hey mate my dads a mecaniic but i dnt him to help with this one it will not afect ur brakes if u use them wen not in gear i will just be the same as slowing down in gear so yea there you go mate good luck on ne other questions uve got

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Why does your car shut down or slow down as you shift gears?

Different costs, it depends what airline you use. If you use a car, it depends on what fuel you use.

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Would bulletproof glass slow your car down?

There are several factors affecting the performance of a car. Performance includes speed, braking, fuel economy and so on. First off a car that has been made buller proof (glass, arnour, puncture proof tyres) is heavier. Second a cars performance is affected by its shape and profile was this chan...

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Does serpentine belts slow your car down?

Probably, a little. However, they are required for every other function your car uses, including the generator. So you kinda need it.

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When accelerating to 25 mph there is a pulsation in car and same slowing down but not at high speed?

One tire has a belt separation.

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Is a car accelerating if it is slowing down?

Yes, it is negative accelerationBy definition in any English language dictionary 'acceleration' means 'gaining velocity or speed'That is like saying when a light bulb is off it is negative on

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Why car still accelerates after slowing down?

Acceleration is a change in velocity. Assuming a constant direction, if you're speeding up that is positive acceleration. If you are slowing down, that's negative acceleration. Either way you are accelerating.

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Is it necessary to brake every time you want to slow your car down?

No, for short increments, just let off the gas a little bit.

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Why does your RC car go backwards on its own?

Open up the case and replace the B772 transistor on the circuit board.

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Why does a car slow down when its engine is switched off?

Because the engine provides the power to operate the drivetrain, which is what makes the car move in the first place. Turn the engine off, and there is no more power going to the drivetrain - the remaining movement of the car until it stops is simply inertia.

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What is it called when a car slows down?

Decelerationopposite of acceleration

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Why does my car shudder and stop when slowing down it is a vw polo 1993?

A 1993 VW Polo shudders and stops when slowing down is a sign of a bad fuel pump. It is also observable that there is a high pitched sound when the engine is first engaged.

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Why does weight slow down a car?

The foundation of physics is Newton's equation, force equals mass times acceleration. Hence, for a given amount of force, more mass equals less acceleration. Or in other words, it takes force to move a weight. The more weight you are trying to move, the more force you need.

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Why is the brakes locking up when i slow down?

Calibers are sticking. You will need to replace the calibers that are sticking and flush all the old brake fluid out of the system then replace it with fresh fluid.

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Why does electric window on 1998 polo go slow when going up but ok going down only on near side?

Because when the window is going down it is aided by gravity and the motor doesnt have to actually do anything. Whereas it has to lift the windows full weight when going up. Try greasing the runners, this may get a little more life out of the motor.

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When a car slows down is it accelerating?

Yes. Acceleration is any change in velocity. When a car slows down it is decelerating; think of deceleration as acceleration in the negative direction.

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Is a car still accelerating if it's slowing down?

Yes it has negative acceleration, which is acceleration in the opposite direction of travel. It is called deceleration.

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Why does your car slow down way to fast when you let of the gas?

because of the cylinder compression

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Why is the Antifreeze level high when car is hot but when car is cool down there is no antifreeze?

Coolant will expand as it heats - that's the purpose of the coolant recovery tank - to take excess when vehicle is hot and return it to the radiator when vehicle cools

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Why do airplane tires smoke on landing?

Answer: The smoke is the result of a wheel which is not turning in flight making contact with a stationary runway.The wheel must accelerate to the landing speed very quickly.Large amounts of water flow into the grooves, allowing the runway surface to be clear for the wheels during touchdown and r...

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Is it the transmission not working well that why the car slow down while driving in the road?

Could be but probably an engine problem.

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Why will your Detroit run on ether but not fuel?

Usually even though you think you have fuel you don't. Even though the tank is full the fuel system can loose its prime. Either it ran empty or has or had a leak on the fuel pickup side of the pump allowing a air pocket to stop the fuel pump working effectively.You need to check for fuel pressure...

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Why does truck roar when slowing down but stops when truck stops?

It cause down shifting is making the engine roar most trucks hardly use a jake brake

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Why is your car an automatic why the slow response?

It doesnt have to be slow response, it depends on the car, high performance cars like Ferrari 599 and Mercedes SLR can shitf faster than you blink.

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What would cause my blower motor on my truck to slow down while driving If you tap on it it usually comes back to full speed but then gradually slows down?

Either it's losing voltage, or you've got a blower motor on its way out.The blower motor is tired. It will eventually blow a fuse and/or burn out the blower motor speed resistor. Time to replace the blower motor. Also check connections for high resistance damage (melted connections).

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Is it legal to make your own alcohol fuel?

Depends on where you live , but mostly yes.

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It should be illegal to smoke in your car if there is a child in it?

It should be illegal everywhere, although most places in Canada have not allowed smoking in a car with a child in it under 16 years of age for a few years now.

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Is it bad for the transmission to downshift for the purpose of slowing the car down?

yes because the clutch is spinning then you mak it quick go the opposite way

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Why is your car smoking?

Smoking all the time is probably the piston rings. Smoking when you first start it is probably the valve seals. Smoke may be coolant and not oil which would mean a head gasket, cracked head or block.What color smoke makes a difference. Black smoke, to much fuel (flooding). Blue smoke, engine oil....

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What does it mean when your car shakes when slowing down?

If your brake rotors are worn out or the brake pads are characterized by uneven wear, both of those problems could cause your vehicle to shake as it slows down.If you see something different upon inspecting your brake pads, make an appointment at an auto shop so a mechanic can check your car's br...

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What does it mean when your car is smoking but not overheating?

The Oil Filler Cap White smoke coming from hood of car not overheating is a common issue in older engines.Older engines produce more hot spots, which make the car smoking under hood but not overheating.Worn out piston rings and clogged PCV tube or valve are the culprits that cause this smoking i...

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Why does your cruise just stop working while driving down the highway the vehicle just starts to slow down so you have to reset the cruise this is a 1995 Buick LeSabre It has 140000 miles on it?

The most common cause would be that the brake pedal is activating the cruise release switch. That could be because your brake pedal is low because of low fluid, or worn brakes. The switch could also just need to be readjusted because of break pedal and linkage wear.For the cruise to engage and st...

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Why does your car slow down while driving and you can't give any more gas?

Without seeing it, it sure sounds like a lack of fuel. I would suspect plugged fuel filter, or possibly a weak fuel pump.

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What does it mean when your car shuts off when you slow down?

It could mean a number of things. Check your air filters and intakes. If it is an automatic transmission could be having issues. If you throw the car into neutral when you are slowing down and it doesn't shut off that could be a pretty good indicator.

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What can slow your car down going up hills?

gravity. Going uphill is always harder thatn going along the flat.

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Why does your 1996 town car shake when im slowing down?

probably nearly broken

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Why does your car slow down when you first drive off?

its because when you first set off your not at that point on the rev counter where the power output shoots up. on diesels, you get nothing till about 1800 revs and on petrols, nothing till about 4000 revs. hope this helps

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Why does your car slow down when I drive overa puddle of water?

It's probably your tires. maybe they automatically slow down when they go over water so u don't slip. it could also be your engine.I still say it is resistence.EDIT: Tires lose friction when driving over water and can hydroplane and slide.

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When you slow down and apply the brake your car wobbles in the front But even when you let your foot off the gas?

Check brake rotors, wheel balance & bearings.

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What forces slow down a car as it moves?

Air Resistance mostly, and small amounts of gravity and friction with the road.

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Why is my car smoking but not overheating?

The Oil Filler Cap White smoke coming from hood of car not overheating is a common issue in older engines.Older engines produce more hot spots, which make the car smoking under hood but not overheating.Worn out piston rings and clogged PCV tube or valve are the culprits that cause this smoking i...

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What would cause your car to smoke from the tire?

There could be several reasons such as, you forgot to release the e-brake and drove the vehicle with the e-brake on, or a grease seal went bad and grease is getting onto the hot brake drum or brake rotor, or brake fluid from a leaky wheel cylinder or caliper is getting onto the hot brake drum or ...

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Why does my car jerk when slowing down?

When the engine RPM drops below the normal range of about ~800 RPM (for most cars), this often times will cause the engine to stall indicating a dirty or faulty idle air control valve.I would recommend having an expert from YourMechanic come to your location to diagnose and repair your idle air c...

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Why does my car slow down when I accelerate?

Any number of things can cause poor acceleration.Bad gas, clogged fuel filter, Clogged air filter, Bad vacuum lines to the transmission.Dirt/water in the fuel injectors, Bad Spark, Trouble with the electronics.Check the gas cap and make sure it is secured.

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What part of a car slows it down?

"Brakes" make the whole car slow down.

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Why does my car slow down then speed up?

Clogged fuel filter When you put your foot down on the accelerator and don't get the reaction you expect, it could mean there's a problem with the fuel system.The most likely issue is a clogged fuel filter.When the fuel filter is clogged, the fuel pump has to work much harder, resulting in a far...

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Why does a car slow down going uphill physics?

When you are driving uphill, the force of gravity is working against you to slow you down and you may need to accelerate or change to a lower gear to maintain your speed.When you drive downhill, the reverse is true.Gravity will cause you to go faster and increase your stopping distance.

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Is it bad to use gears to slow down?

The car is designed to slow down when there is no throttle.There's more pressure on the gears during acceleration then during just normal slowing down.I downshift to slow down, never had an issue.It's also useful to downgear while braking to insure if you need to suddenly accelerate to get out of...

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Why would a car sputter while driving but quit as soon as a speed up or slow down?

There could be a number of reasons for this you car could be running to rich. If its coughing black smoke out the back and is a petrol it is running to rich (a diesel coughing black smoke is also not burning its fuel efficently). Think of it this way black smoke weather its from a petrol or diese...

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How do you slow down your car while driving?

Press the brakes or down shift

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Why is there an arrow on a car's fuel gauge?

If you are referring to the little arrow under the gas symbol, the arrow points to the side of the car that the gas cap is on. Very useful if you drive a lot of different cars!

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What is the acceleration when a car is slowing down?

negative acceleration (deceleration)this is a very vague question as there are so many factors to consider: are the brakes appled, how much of the brakes are applied, condition of brakes, condition of the tyres, suspension setup, clutch slipping, condition of cv joints, surface the car is traveli...

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Why does a car slow down when you accelerate?

A car goes faster when you accelerate. It slows down when you brake.

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Why does my car jerk real hard while slowing down?

Cause ur cars nearly at broken state

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Why would a car stall when slowing down?

i had a similar problem and it was the air hose had a crack... you cvouldnt see it but if you covered it up it worked fine. if you dont want to buy a new one test it out and wrap it in electrical tape or duct tape... which is still holding my car together. lol. good luckWhen you are stalling you ...

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Why does my car slow down while driving?

Are you going up a hill? Did you take your foot off the gas and is the compression of the engine slowing you down? Are your brakes sticking? Is your car getting the correct amount of air to fuel ratio? there are lots of reasons why a car would slow down while you're driving it. start with the eas...

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Why your car smokes?

If your talking about out of your exhaust pipe, then it's because you are burning oil. This could be due to several different things, all of witch are a pretty big job to fix it could be you need new valve stems or your piston rings are shot. No matter what though if your burning blue it usually ...

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Why is the passenger side of your car floor soaked when it rains but there are no wet spots on the roof or windows?

Simple, you have a leak. Suspect that it is leaking from the cowl. Check the drain for the condenser and see if it is plugged. Check for debris below the window in the channel.

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Why is it important to change your car tires regularly?

So the tires will "wear" evenly and you will have longer "tread-life"

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If Your 1986 190E wont start engine turns on but it seems like there is no fuel getting to it you hope a fuel line or the filter is clogged have checked the coil OVPR still nothing what's next?

If you had to use jumper cables recently you mat have blown the 10amp fuse on the Overload Protection Relay. It should be located behind the battery with a red cover for the fuse. It regulates the fuel at start up by controling the rpm's. It would take me for ever to start my Mercedes 190e but on...

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If your friends were smoking hash and you were around but didn't smoke does it still go in your system?

In a car, probably, at least if the windows are up.

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Why is your car smoking under the hood?

It oviously depends what you did to the car. you can't ask the computer if you are the only one who knows what you did to it!!!

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Why is your car smoking from the tailpipe and sputtering?

Timing issue, poor ignition.

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Why does a car slow down sputter then backfire on acceleration?

This is a very broad question, but I will say this it is more than likely bad fire (spark) or bad fuel (not enough, too much, poor quality). Spark could be any thing from sparkplug all the way back up to the distributor or timing. Fuel could be water or rust in the fuel, clogged injector/injector...

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A car is driving on a flat road When the driver hits the brakes the car slows down and stops What would happen if there were no friction?

If you're asking in the theoretical sense as in there were no friction at all in the universe then the car would never stop. Then again if that were the case then the car would have a hard time to move in the first place.

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When driving on the highway you have a tire blowout after you have slowed down and regained control you should?

If you have a tire blowout or lose a wheel while driving, follow these steps: Hold the steering wheel tightly and steer straight ahead.Slow down gradually, taking your foot off the gas pedal slowly but without applying the brakes.Slow to a stop off the road, applying the brakes only when the car ...

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Why does my 2001 Nissan Maxima start to stall when I slow down or stop but when I press down hard on the brake you can feel it going back to normal?

Sounds like you may have a vacuum leak- check under the hood and under dash area

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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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Why does the ac blower slow down when the car in ceases speed?

Assuming you mean "increases" in speed, as you accelerate the engine the HVAC (Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning) system is loosing its vacuum supply to function properly. Normally the system depends on a vacuum reservoir to maintain operation. This happens when the vacuum supply from the engi...

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Why is your diesel car hard to start and when it does it blows out a big cloud of black smoke but then runs normally?

Possibly bad glow plugs.

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Can hear a hollow humming sound under the car when driving the noise slows down when the car is about to slow down?

If the car is straight drive check the transmission fluid for full. Check the u joints on a rear wheel drive. Look for any loose parts on the exhaust system as well to try and find the humming problem.

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Why does your car squeal it's tires when you corner hard but a racing car does not?

Race car tires are super sticky. And when I say sticky I mean like GOO. A pebble pushed onto the smooth tread will STICK there. These tires are not legal for street use.

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Why does your 01 mercury sable smoke at stop lights but is not overheating?

It dedends on the colour of the smoke and from where you see it coming. Be4st bet is to pull over next time it happens and pop your hood , carefully because it might be oil dripping onto an exhaust pipe or manifold somewhere.Follow the smoke to its source THIS SHOULD BE EASY TO DO.

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Why do your car shut down after it gets hot?

i had the same problem with a 1991 ford taurus. the fuel pump is bad. the tank acks like a heat sync and vaporlocks the lines. if yu put a pressure gauge on it i bet u are only running at about 30psi and should be at 40+-. changing the fuel pump should cure this problem.

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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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Why does the engine cut out when braking to slow down after the cars gone over 40mph doesn't do it on slower driving?

its the trany going out.

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When driving your car the engine starts to slow down then just stops?

It could be a very dirty fuel filter, replace it first before you spend any more money on parts.

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Why might the antenna not go down on a 1993 Cadillac DeVille but sound like it is trying to even when the car is turned off?

the Antenna mast is broke where the plastic connects to the crome-or soe where on the plastic drive where the motor winds up the drive.SOME come with just the new MAST & not the whole anrenna assembly.. 1992 & 1993 DeVilles cannot replace just the mast. The entire mast and motor assembly ...

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I connected an amp in your car but when the key is on it works but if the car is on it turns off?

I will answer your question with another question: how did you get into my car?

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How do you wire a light to activate when your car is slowing down without breaking?

Because you did not specify a particular car the answer is in general terms:You could make this very complicated or quite simple. So simple to complex.Your car has to do two things for you to want to turn on the brake lights:1st not be parked2nd be at zero throttle.So we need to determing how to ...

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Is it safe to drive on a tire with a slow leak?

Driving with a slow leak in your tire is potentially dangerous because it can cause a flat tire.Once the tire becomes flat, it can become a blowout hazard.It is best to get the tire looked at by a mechanic so they can diagnose the problem and repair the leak and/or the tire.

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Why do your car starts slow?

battery weak or alternater is not charging battery. a fully charged battery should read at least 14.5 volts running if alternater is charging.with engine off the battery should read about 13 volts,

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Why is my car making a knocking noise when I slow down?

Check the brake system and see if the caliper or rotor is damaged on the driver side wheel.Since the noise only occurs when decelerating to a stop, then there could be an issue with the brakes.If the noise is still there, then either there is a loose suspension part or there is a problem with the...

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90 Chevy truck it was running fine but you got on it coming around the corner and it stalled the relay is clicking but no fuel is coming out of the injectors is there some kind of safety cut?

No safety cut out switch there. When you turn the key to the on position you should hear the fuel pump in the fuel tank run briefy for a couple seconds, if you do not hear the pump, the pump may be bad.

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What type of acceleration is it when a car slows down?

It is negative acceleration.Deaccelration.

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Which sentence is correct your car broke down on the highways or your car breaks down on the highways?

they're both correct depending on if your talking in past tense or present

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Why is there whitish smoke from 3000gt down pipe area possible leaking oil cap filler and valve cover gasket?

usually if there is white smoke coming out of anywhere in your exhaust that's an indication that your engine is burning oil, most likely caused by a leaking or blown head gasket, but could be caused by oil leaking down the pipe from your other leaks and burning off.Oil smoke is NOT WHITE... If yo...

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What is wrong with the car if there is blue smoke from the exhaust when you take off from a stop but it goes away while moving?

Hey Lynn==It is probably just tired and in need of an overhaul. It will probably chug along for some time but an overhaul is in order. GoodluckJoesounds like you have leaky valve seals. They are letting oil into the cylinder when the car sits still. There are tools that allow you to replace the v...

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Is there a program that lets you design your own car on gran truismo 4?

no but try searching up car customisation down loader

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