Your son's 1994 Chevy cavalier is overheating you noticed that the radiator fan was not running while the car was idling in parkis this normal or could this be the problem of the overheating?

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1982-1994 Chevy Cavaliers

The fan should turn on whenever the engine temperature reaches a certain point. If the fan does NOT come on, the cooling system is not able to dissipate the excess heat. Yes, it can cause the engine to overheat.

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I'm assuming you meant you tuned up your car, and replaced the MAF sensor. :) Seeing your car idles good for the first few moments, it seems like you have a warm idle problem. (when the engine warms up) I'd clean out the throttle body area, and check the Idle Air Control valve. If you are just re...

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When it rains or you get a car wash your car makes a kind of squeaking sound that sounds like its coming from under the car and it only makes this sound for a brief time as you start going?

sounds like you need new belts Your brake pads could also be wet

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When you start your 2000 accent it runs rough but when you shut it off and start it again it runs fine until ipush down on the throttle it starts to die could this be a throttle position sensor or so?

Most likely the fuel filter need changed. If it has been more than 12,000 miles I'd change it anyways. If it's been more than 20,000 miles then I would take the IAC out, per auto manual instructions, clean it and put it back in. Hope this helps.

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Do you have to have insurance if you do not own a car and This is in the state of OHIO and if so will your license be validated without the insurance?

if you do not own a car you do not have to have insurance the insurance is tied to the registration when you register plates for a car and that is how the state keep track of you for insurance purposes I live in Ohio

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Was driving along in my 1998 Chevy Tracker when it felt like it popped out of gear. shifted gear shift felt fine but when I engaged the clutch it would not engage. what happened No consol light or war?

The clutch disc may have shredded.

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90 model Plymouth acclaim 2.5 motor In park it idles good and when you put it in drive it dies or it doesnt have any power and when you put it in reverse it dies out What could the problem be?

Mass air flow sensor may be bad. Idle may be low caused by leaking or broken vacuum lines or dirty clogged throttle body and air filter. Idle air control valve may be sticking. I would try to first try to put engine in drive after you have removed the air cleaner box and filter. F. Garay

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If your husband is being stationed in Japan and you can't take your car can you get out of the financing or do you have to have your car repossessed?

You need to contact your husbands CO and/or base JAG for better advice. There ARE solutions for the problem and they can help you utilize them more effectivly than I. Do that BEFORE you do anything else.

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There is a pipe on the right hand side of your engine that's come off somewhere the car is running like if it is missfireing its a vauxhall 1800 you cant see where it should be fitted?

have a look under the air filter...sounds like a breather pipe There are some tubes that don't seem to be going anywhere. These are breathers. But be warned.... I have a 1600 vectra. This sudenly started running with a miss fire. I had blown the inlet valve on cylinder three. if by removeing the ...

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How do you find out the year of your bedford truck when it is a tj series j3 dual wheel 6 ton truck is there a special number on the chassis or body type not sure could someone help with this?

if there is a vin it should tell you you should know about what year it is so look for the two # that fall in to that category if there is no vin than on the door or moter there should be one there

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I was wonder when you get gas in a semi truck does the company you work for pay for the gas or do you have to pay for it out of your own pocket?

You don't put gas in a semi truck - they use diesel. If it's a company owned truck, the company pays for the fuel. Lease/operators and owner/operators who lease on with a company to run under their operating authority pay for their own fuel.

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You lost your keys to an 2002 Maxima SE The dealership says its a coded key so you need to have the car towed in and a new key will run you 150 Is this legit or are you being taken here?

Check with a local locksmith

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My 1993 corsa b battery drained and had to be taken out charged and put back in it was only after this that i found the radio would not work no option for a code just blank screen fuse is fine?

It still wants the code. Check for manual for the code. If it's not in the manual you have to remove the radio, it'll be on the back.

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