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Preventing Disc Brake Dust

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Eliminating Brake Dust There’s no way to eliminate brake dust entirely because all friction linings are designed to wear. If the pads didn’t wear, they’d soon chew up the rotors – and pads are a lot cheaper to replace than rotors. Relatively soft nonasbestos or
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ENGINE WON’T START, NO SPARK

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If your engine cranks normally but will not start because it has no spark, or it stalls and won’t restart because it has no spark, the problem may be due to any of the following: * A bad crankshaft position (CKP) sensor (on engines that do not have a distributor), or broken, loo
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HOW TO DIAGNOSE FUEL PUMP PROBLEMS

FUEL PUMP
DIAGNOSING FUEL PUMP PROBLEMS If the fuel pump is not delivering adequate fuel pressure and volume to the engine, the engine may not start or run properly. Low fuel pressure can cause hard starting, a rough idle, misfiring, hesitation and stalling. No fuel pressure will prevent the en
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GAC PLANS ASSEMBLY PLANT IN NIGERIA

Guangzhou Automobile Company, GAC, is at the verge of opening an assembly plant on Victoria Island, Lagos. According to a statement made available to the press, a preliminary inspection was carried out on March 19, at the proposed assembly plant. Leading a high level team from the Nat
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IS YOUR A/C BLOWING WARM AIR INSTEAD OF COLD AIR?

Is you car’s air conditioner blowing warm air only and no cool air? Your A/C cooling problem could be caused by any of the following: Your A/C system may have lost its charge of refrigerant. This is probably the most common cause of a no cooling problem. Another possible cause o
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HOW TO FIX ALL WHEEL ALIGNMENT PROBLEMS

Has this ever happened to you? You have the alignment checked on a car or truck and found that it was within the acceptable range of specs for the application, but it does not steer straight. It is a common enough problem, so keep reading any maybe we can straighten things out for you
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BEST FUEL SAVING TIPS YOU SHOULD KNOW

The following fuel saving tips can help you save fuel as well as improve fuel economy: Most Common Fuel Wasters: Loose or missing gas caps. 17 percent of vehicles on Nigerian roads have a loose or missing gas cap. This allows an estimated 147,000,000 gallons of gas per year to evapora
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5 WARNING LIGHTS YOU SHOULD NEVER IGNORE

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OIL PRESSURE WARNING LIGHT The oil pressure warning light comes on if your engine has lost oil pressure or oil pressure is too low for safe engine operation. You should pull over to the side of the road, shut the engine off and check the oil level on the engine dipstick. Possible Caus
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