7 Symptoms of a Bad Ignition Coil and Replacement Cost

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In this article, we are going to talk about the ignition coil, so you will know its basic functions, symptoms of a bad ignition coil, how to test, and also the average replacement cost. How an Ignition Coil Works Ignition coils are known as compact electrical transformers. Their purpose is to take the low 12-volt current … Read more

Top 4 Causes of a Low Oil Pressure Warning Light Coming On

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If you’ve checked your oil pressure switch or sensor and it appears to be in good condition but your oil pressure light is coming on, then it could be a problem with your engine that needs to be fixed right away. There are a variety of reasons for why the oil gauge won’t show the … Read more

Top 5 Causes of Steering Wheel Shakes at Low and High Speeds

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Cars are supposed to drive even and smooth at all times, especially if you’re on a relatively good road. Chances are however, that you’ve experienced steering wheel vibrations at one point or another, and that’s perfectly normal. A lot of components used on road vehicles need replacing, and it’s not uncommon for a certain part … Read more

3 Common Symptoms of a Bad Oil Pressure Sensor or Switch

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Here we’re going to discuss the following engine sensor: The oil pressure sensor (or oil pressure switch). I will be explaining what the functions of this sensor are and what symptoms may occur if this sensor malfunctions. How an Oil Pressure Sensor / Switch Works The main job of an engine oil pressure sensor is … Read more

5 Symptoms of a Bad Timing Belt and Average Replacement Cost

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The timing belt is located in front of your vehicle’s engine. It is made of a strong rubber material which includes cords that are nylon-reinforced. That way, the timing belt’s lifespan can be preserved. While the timing belt is moving inside the motor, it is placed under a lot of stress and tends to wear … Read more

Top 6 Causes of a Car That Won’t Accelerate

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The symptoms of a car not accelerating like it used to can occur on many high mileage vehicles. A driver might not notice these signs in normal day to day driving but they become abundantly clear when driving up a steep hill or when quickly trying to accelerate into fast moving traffic. It is in those situations … Read more

Engine Code: P0463 (Fuel Level Sensor a Circuit High Input)

When you look at the fuel gauge on your dashboard, have you ever wondered how it reads the level of gas in your fuel tank? Well, there is a special sensor in the fuel tank called a fuel level sensor which detects the gas level. And, because this is an electronic sensor, it is able … Read more

Difference between Branded and Salvage Titles in the Car

When you purchase a vehicle from an auto dealership, especially if it is new or certified pre-owned vehicle, then you can expect to receive a clear title on the vehicle after all your payments are made. A clean title means the vehicle has never experienced major damage from an accident, vandalism, or weather. This indicates … Read more