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HOW TO DIAGNOSE INTERMITTENT ENGINE PROBLEMS

An intermittent engine problem can be a nightmare to diagnose. Problems that come and go or only occur under certain driving or operating conditions can be very difficult to troubleshoot, unless you have a diagnostic strategy to outwit these kinds of problems. One thing all intermitte
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WHY YOUR ENGINE WON’T CRANK OR START

What To Do When Your Car Won’t Start Every engine requires four basic ingredients to start: sufficient cranking speed, good compression, adequate ignition voltage (with correct timing) and fuel (a relatively rich air/fuel mixture initially). So if your car fails to start, you ca
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TROUBLE CODES WILL TURN ON YOUR CHECK ENGINE LIGHT

If your “Check Engine Light” is on, it means your vehicle has one or more OBD II Trouble Codes. The “Malfunction Indicator Lamp” (or MIL ) comes on to warn you when the Onboard Diagnostic System (OBD II) detects a problem that cold cause your vehicle’s em
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