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 has stopped working.

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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 Car alarm just stop working but the locking still works on remote?

some car alarms have a backup battery in them. thses batteries if worn out can stop the alarm working.also sometimes the battery in the remote needs replacing to work

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Why does my remote start not work?

Any good remote car starter should have some form of valet mode.Look on the back of your remote for the proper buttons to press to enter and exit valet mode (Usually Lock+Trunk).When you press these buttons, the parking lights should flash two times.Press the Start button, and your car should be ...

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What causes remote start to stop working?

Reasons Your Remote Start is Not Working: Improper Starting Procedure.Vehicle Not in 'Park'Too Many Remote Start Attempts.Coolant and Oil Pressure.Unlatched Hood.Hazard Warning Lights.The Key is in the Car.Check Engine Light.

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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 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 my car remote is not 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 doesn't my remote door lock work?

It could either be the battery inside the remote.... which I'm sure you've tried. Or your sensor inside your car could have gone bad. Depending on what kind of car you have, it could turn out to be quite epensive to fix. I'd suggest the old fashioned way of using the actual key.

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Why would brakes stop working?

What if my brakes stopped working? That piston pushes on brake fluid in the master cylinder, pressurizing the brake fluid.It flows through thin pipes, called brake lines, to pistons at each wheel.Those pistons apply pressure to the brake pads, and they squeeze against a disk or a drum to stop th...

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What causes car remote to stop 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.Other key fob remote problems are more complicated, but it's still possible to fix them.Take the key fob apart and check for broken contacts or ...

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What would cause my brake lights to stop working?

If it too is not working, the brake-light switch, a bad fuse or an unplugged harness is likely.A quick test is to try the emergency-flashers, on vehicles that use the brake lights as flashers.Good fuses mean the most likely cause is the brake-light switch.

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Why would a jump start not work?

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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What would cause my car radio to 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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What would cause my horn to stop working?

But an inoperative car horn can also be caused by a bad horn switch in your steering wheel, a broken “clock spring” under the steering wheel, a bum horn relay, a broken wire or a corroded ground.Here's how to check the most likely suspects.Start with the fuse.Refer to the owner's manual for its l...

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What would cause my gauges to 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 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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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 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 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 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 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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What would cause my temperature gauge to stop working?

Of course, the most common reason for an unusual reading on your car's temperature gauge is a problem with engine temperature.However, there are other reasons, for example: A bad temperature sending unit (the second most common reason) A problem in the temperature gauge's electrical circuit.

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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 has my electric window stopped working?

Your electric windows move up and down by way of a mechanism inside your door.Sometimes you may find it is not working.Sometimes it may just be a temporary problem, but often it means the window is broken.A minor part in the system like a blown fuse or faulty relay can cause the window to stop wo...

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Why did my wipers stop working?

The windshield wiper fuse is burnt out.If the wiper motor fuse burns out, check for any obstructions that may cause the motor to be overloaded.Heavy snow on the wiper blades or a wiper blade or arm caught on something or snagged together can cause the fuse to blow.Clear the obstruction and replac...

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Why has my subwoofer stopped working?

Short Circuit.The most common cause of speaker failure is short-circuiting.A short circuit in the wires providing the signal will prevent the signal from ever reaching the subwoofer.A short circuit at the terminals on the subwoofer will also prevent electrical current and signal from reaching the...

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Why has my central locking stopped 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.A fuse is blown: If one door doesn't work, but others do, the problem could be a blown fuse.

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Why would my car stop running while driving and will not start back up?

Not knowing the year, make or model, I can only make a few suggestions, it could be a bad fuel pump, ran out of gasoline, broken timing belt, bad crank sensor or a dead battery because of alternator failure.

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Why would my low beams not work?

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Why would my reverse lights not work?

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Why would the gas gauge stop working on a cavalier?

There are several reasons why a gas gauge could stop working. A short in the wire from the sending unit could be the culprit. The computer that controls the dashboard gauges could be going out.

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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 would the electrical in the hitch stop working?

It may be Short Circuiting, or your ground might not be hooked up, or maybe your wires aren't good. (Good meaning not connected correctly or they have been cut)

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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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How do I reset my remote start?

How to Reset a Remote Starter Enter your car with your starter and ignition key and leave the driver's door open.Insert your key into the ignition and turn it to the "On" position.Press and hold the "Valet" button on your remote and wait for the horn to chirp.

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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 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 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 back window wiper stopped working?

The windshield wiper fuse is burnt out.If the wiper motor fuse burns out, check for any obstructions that may cause the motor to be overloaded.Heavy snow on the wiper blades or a wiper blade or arm caught on something or snagged together can cause the fuse to blow.Clear the obstruction and replac...

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Why would car lights work but the engine wont start?

Assuming the starter does not crank over the engine. Bad starter, starter solenoid or relay.Bad battery.Loose/dirty connections between battery and starter.Bad or out of adjustment neutral safety switch.

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Why would the cruise control on a 1993 Honda Accord stop working speedometer still works?

ECM fault, wiring fault, brake or clutch switch not releasing fully, bad switches.

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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 would Radio quit working after jump start 2004 gm?

Some cars create problems after being jump started due to the way the battery is wired to the vehicle. Check to make sure that no wires close to the battery look melted and check all fuses and fusible links. Most likely on of these is the problem.

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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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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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Why has the fan in my car stopped 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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How does the 2005 lacrosse remote start system work?

unlock:press the button on the leftlock:press the button on the rightpanic:press the red button on the bottomremote start (if installed):press and hold the last button for 3-5 sec until it starts

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Will remote start work if Check Engine light is on?

If the 'Check Engine Light' or Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) is illuminated, the remote start system will not work.Don't panic, one of the reasons the MIL can illuminate is due to a loose gas cap! Reseal the cap, restart the car, and retry step #1!

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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 did my car start smoking while driving then stop?

Is it white billowy smoke- steam, blown headgasket letting coolant mix with hot oil, hot enough to vaporize the water and send it out your tailpipe. this will foul the plugs so bad that it won't run, no spark plugs means no combustion and no go. Latte like goo on the inside of the oil cap is anot...

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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 my car alarm go off when I use remote start?

If your vehicle's alarm is set off during remote start or trunk release it would be due to the factory alarm system.Please attempt to disarm the factory alarm using the factory remote or by unlocking the vehicle doors with the key.

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Why does my car shut off after I remote start it?

The most common reason for a vehicle to start, then immediately shut off is engine checking.Compustar systems monitor voltage or tachometer signals from your vehicle to know exactly when the vehicle has started.Turn the vehicle OFF.Retry starting your car with your remote control.

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What would cause blinkers to stop working?

Turn Signals Don't Flash.If the emergency lights and turn signal lights illuminate but don't flash, check first for a burned-out bulb.This is the most common cause.If not, you may be dealing with a bad flasher unit or a bad turn signal switch.

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Why would my DC accessory port fail to work?

Sounds like your fuse is burnt.This happens alot with some kinds of phone adapters.

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What would make windshield wipers stop working?

The windshield wiper fuse is burnt out.If the wiper motor fuse burns out, check for any obstructions that may cause the motor to be overloaded.Heavy snow on the wiper blades or a wiper blade or arm caught on something or snagged together can cause the fuse to blow.Clear the obstruction and replac...

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What would cause speakers to stop working?

If the sound system comes on but there is no sound emanating from your speakers then your amplifier or speaker wires could be the main culprits.In case the amplifier fuse has been blown up, find ways to replace it as such could cause your car speaker to stop working.Amplifiers are designed in dif...

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What would make a speedometer stop working?

There are several common causes for a speedometer to stop working.Typically, these malfunctions are caused by, a broken gear in the speedometer system, a speed sensor issue or a faulty engine control unit (ECU).A malfunctioning speedometer may also be due to damaged wiring.

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My dash instuments stopped working?

I would suspect a fuse to have blown, check your fuse and replace if broken.

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How do I remote start my 2018 Silverado?

Hold the remote start fob in the air and point it toward the Silverado.Push the "Lock" button on the remote start fob.Immediately after doing so, push and hold the "Start" button for about four seconds.

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Why would my car start and then die?

An issue with the mass airflow sensor may manifest itself when a car starts and then stalls soon after starting.When an ignition coil begins to fail, it may struggle to provide consistent spark to the plugs, causing the engine to stall after starting.

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Can I install remote start in my car?

You can install this convenience feature even years after you bought your car.If a remote starter was available for your car's model, trim, and transmission when the car was new, you should be able to have one added to your car, Ibbotson says.Your dealer can figure out whether your car is able to...

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How do I reprogram my remote start key fob?

How to Reset the FOB Remote Starter Key Gather all of the fob remote car starters for your car, unless you only have one. Insert your key into the ignition turn it to the "On" position — right before actually starting the car, the lights should turn on. Repeat step two three more times, for...

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What would stop a car from starting?

Car Won't Start, What's The Cause Dead Battery. A dead battery is the most common reason why engines fail to start up. Clogged Fuel Filter. Another common issue that creeps up on older cars is a clogged fuel filter. Ignition chamber failures. Starter Failure.

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Why did my speedometer stop working on my 97 3000 gt?

well, maybe because its broken.... In all honesty if just the spedometer just stopped and not the rpm scale then u need to bring that to a dealer so they can fix it :)

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Why won't my remote key open my car door?

Open the fob and replace the battery.If it unlocks the door, the problem may be a weak battery in the key fob, or a problem in the keyless entry antenna or wiring.The key fob itself could be defective or have a bad unlock button.Try the lock button, trunk release button or panic button.

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Why won't my remote unlock my car door?

If it unlocks the door, the problem may be a weak battery in the key fob, or a problem in the keyless entry antenna or wiring.The key fob itself could be defective or have a bad unlock button.Try the lock button, trunk release button or panic button.If the other buttons work, the problem is a bad...

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Why would ourr radio and navigation system suddenly stop working on our 2006 MB e-350?

it is a low car batterie

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Why would the speed odometer stop working on a 1999 ford f 250?

its a pickup truck 1999 f250

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Why would the right inside and outside turn signal stop working on a car?

Check the fuses on the car, or the signal bulbs.

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Why would the vtec stop working on a 1995 acura integra gsr?

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Why would a distributor stop working After breaking a alternator belt?

Knowing the year, make and model vehicle you have would help but, if it has a crankshaft sensor maybe the sensor or the sensor wiring got damaged.

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Why would the air conditioning stop working when car stalled in pooled water?

The A/C compressor is clutch driven, when electricity is applied to a coil, it engages the clutch. Most likely the coil shorted out in the A/C clutch on the front of the compressor.

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Why wont remote work on central locking 99 Ford Laser?

your batteries have run out of power

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Why would your speedo and fuel gauge stop working after replacing rear bushes on a 525i?

They should not. Is this circuit controlled by a fuse? Check that first. Next go to the place where a wire comes out of your gas tank and follow it and look to see if it is broken. Normally replacing anything like that should not affect the fuel gage. I would suspect someone broke or disconnected...

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Why would all 4 power windows in a 1996 Buick skylark stop working?

There could be a ground in the wiring. If this is not the case then more than likely the main fuse is blown.

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Why would the wipers and the heater fan stop working at the same time?

may be on same line or circut...........check fuse box

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Why would my high beams work but not my low beams?

If the headlight relay or module do not receive voltage when the headlight switch is turned on, a bad switch is your problem.If your headlights work on low beam, but you have no high beam, or they work on high beam but there is no low beam, the most likely cause is a bad dimmer switch.

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Why would a car stop running while driving but start up again after a few minutes?

The clogging of your fuel injectors or carburetor jets may induce vapor lock.See the link listed below:

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Why would the speedometer on a 1999 0ldsmobile intrigue stop working after cleaning the battery terminals?

Because you didnt keep good care of it

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Why AC suddenly stopped working?

When your air conditioner suddenly stops working, it can be cause for alarm or it can be something as simple as a blown fuse or tripped circuit breaker.It is important to note that many common problems with air conditioners can be caused by inadequate maintenance.

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Why would a car jerk when you first start it up and when stopping?

What kind of car is is? When it jerk while shutting off, do you turn the key off and it sits there chugging for a second before stopping?

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Why would car stop when freeway driving and then start right back up?

It sounds like your vehicle lost electic power, could be caused by a faulty ignition switch, or loose battery cable. Could also be a bad crankshaft position sensor.

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Why would horn on your 2000 neon start blowing and not stop until battery was disconnected?

A faulty relay or something is getting ground or power when and where it should not. check a wiring schematic and trace from the battery to the circuit protector to the switch to the load and to ground.

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Why is your remote starter on your car not starting?

I have a 1999 maxima, now i guessing this is a Nissan remote car starter because it's said Nissan on the key chain lol. I pressed the button twice and dash board lights comes on, it's turning over like (when u try to start a car when there no fire to distributor) it wants to start but i guess wen...

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What would cause the gas gauge to stop working?

Circuit Problems can cause the gas gauge to stop functioning normally.Depending on the location of the fault, the fuel sender may not have a source voltage, the gas gauge may have no fuel sender voltage, or the ground for either one may be interrupted.Gas Gauge Failure is less common, but still a...

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What would cause the odometer to stop working?

But the plastic gears that turn an analog odometer have a tendency to break, which causes the odometer to stop spinning.If both your odometer and speedometer are not working, then it's likely your speed sensor needs to be replaced.These are easily installed and located near the back of your trans...

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What would cause turn signals to stop working?

When the fuse blows, electric power to the turn signals will be shut off entirely.Burnt out bulbs: As with all light bulbs, turn signal lights can burn out and die.Bad turn signal switch: The turn signal switch is responsible for sending the sign and current to the turn signals when you try and t...

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Why is my 2017 Hyundai Elantra remote engine starter that was dealer installed last winter not working this winter?

Check the battery in the remote.

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What would cause the gas pedal to stop working?

A driver can press the gas pedal, and all of the throttle components may be demanding the correct amount of fuel, but the pump is facing resistance at the filter and cannot allow the flow to go through to the engine.If the fuel filter is clogged, the only repair that can be made is to replace the...

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What would cause a thermostat to stop working?

If the thermostat runs from the house's electrical system, check on the circuit breakers.One of them might have tripped and cut off the power the thermostat.Reset the breaker.If this doesn't work, then the issue with the thermostat could come from loose connections or other wiring problems.

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Why does my spedo jump all over or stop working when your car gets hot?

Need a new speedometer or speedometer cable.

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Why won't my remote lock or unlock central locking but remote still sets alarm?

check the remote and the connections in the vehicle..or mabey you bought a faulty alarm system.

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Why has the voice on my Gar min nu vi stopped working?

go to www.garmin.com it should give you the answer.

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Why did the temperature gauge on my 1984 Chevrolet c10 pickup truck stop working?

mine quit working and it turned out to be the printed circuit on the back of the cluster panel they can go out pretty easily sometimes its just one connection but mostly more than one gauge will quit working as well. those trucks also have a tendency to have bad gauges i have had to replace the g...

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Why does my blower motor stop working in 3rd gear on a 2010 explorer?

The issue may be caused by a faulty blower motor resistor.

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Why would a car simply stop running?

Cause it's a hooptie..

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Why would my 2005 Dodge Dakota transmission stop pulling all of the sudden?

There could be a transmission fluid leak. Check the seals. They may be loose or worn out.Could be loss of transmission fluid or the transmission is kaput.

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