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SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

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SOURCE: takes 3 to 4 times to start

when you turn your key, make sure radio,ac, fan and all accessories are off turn the key to the run mode not quite to start let it sit about 10 seconds then turn it over, it could be spark plugs, fuel pump, or fuel filter :) hope this helps :)

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Please help me that i dont have code for ford ka 6000 cd rds e-o-n m024904 Thank cheers mate


Have this decode spftware I purchased for my business which seems to work about 80 percent of the time. I ran your serial and it gave me a code of 3737. Let me know if this is the right code if you don't mind. I want to know if I got my moneys worth. You can comment here or email me at csautomotivecars@att.net to let me know if you don't mind. Hope it's right for you.

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Check an ignition coil pack for aura 3.2 TL






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  • For coil wires.

  1. Remove the intake cover.
  2. Remove the right side engine cover - A -
  3. Remove the left engine cover - B -
  4. Remove Right rear engine cover - C -
  5. To remove the #6 coil you will also need to remoce the heat shiel off th reserve tank and the reserve tank as well.


  • For coil pack.

  1. Remove negative battery cable
  2. Remove engine covers show in diagram.
  3. Remove the coils (listed above).
  4. Now just remove the mounting bolts to the coil packs.

  • Please Note - Don't loose the firing order of your car will not run.

  • Here is a spare one in case you get mixed up.
  • Firing order is
  • 1-4-2-5-3-6



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I have a 1995 Dodge Grand Caravan. The dashboard gauges just stopped working, no speedometer, no fuel gauge, no odometer, no Thermo (engine H-C)Gauge. Checked fuses, b ut don't believe speedometer...


Okay...I've answered this question about 100 times. And anyone that's listened to me has fixed their problem. I know it sounds unconventional...but trust me because you have nothing to lose at this point. Go out to the vehicle...turn the key on the run position...hit the dashboard above the steering wheel hard. Not hard enough to break it or you...but hard. A couple times if necessary. Everything should spring to life. What usually happens is the instrument cluster plug (contact) becomes corroded and loses contact. Either that or the solder joints have become compromised and lost contact. It'll mean that you'll have to replace the instrument cluster. Are the lights by the heater control flashing? I suggest this as a diagnostic application only. Try it and then get back to me. If it works, which it should...PLEASE leave a comment and rate my assistance. Had someone done it in the past, you would know that it works and fixed it already. You can check my comments from waaaaaaay back. One of the Fixya experts tried it and left a comment. It works (a day, week, month, year it depends). It's not a new vehicle and money in your pocket is found money. Thanks.

Jul 21, 2011 | 2003 Volvo S60

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Code radio Audi A6 auz1z7p4729562


Press and hold (at the same time) the AM/FM and the SCAN buttons until the display reads "1000".
Use the station preset buttons 1,2,3,4 to change each of the digits to the proper code. Button 1 changes the first digit (on the left), button 2 changes the second digit, etc.
Note: supposedly the programmable units were originally coded with either "1111" or "1234" by the dealer. It is quite possible that the code was never changed by previous owners, so if you don't know the code, you can try these.
Press and hold the AM/FM and SCAN buttons again until the radio comes on.
If you fail to give the correct code after two tries, the unit will be locked in "safe" mode and won't change. To try again, leave it switched on for approximately one hour.

hope above work with u

Jun 18, 2011 | 2002 Audi A6

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My blinkers don't work on my car at all and my fuse is fine.


There are several things that can cause your blinkers to not function properly. This could be caused by a defective flasher unit, a malfunctioning turn signal switch, or a broken wire, just to name a few. Electrical system diagnostics must be performed to pinpoint the cause of the problem.

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If you have read the articles and you still want to try to fix your own turn signals, post a comment here to let me know and I can walk you through diagnosing your turn signal circuits.

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My 2007 nissan pathfinder that vibrates when on motion, it stops sometimes when i'm not accelerating.


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Jan 18, 2011 | 2007 Nissan Pathfinder Off Road

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Put in new starter, alternator, & battery but drains it & dies.


It does not take much to drain a battery e.g interior light left on over night etc. OK switch everything off, disconnect the negative lead and fit a multimeter between the battery terminal and detached lead. Set scale range to 1amp. It should read near zero. Methodically remove and reinsert the fuses one at a time noting any changes whilst each fuse is removed. By a process of elimination you will find the fuse that it responsible for draining battery current. This fuse corresponds to the electrical circuit within which there is some fault or short. The starter is unlikely to blame since once the car is running the alternator will more than compensate for any current loss. Just a thought the truck is getting on in years so it could be worth also checking some of the mechanical items that might upset the running if not now certainly in the future: Exhaust GAS Recirculation (EGR) valve and inlet, Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) and Idle Air Control (IAC) valve. All are located fairly close to the throttle body and are really easy to overhaul on a preventative maintenance basis. If you don't know what they are look them up on Youtube

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How to clean O2 sensor on a 2007 Pontiac G6?


O2 sensor are located before and after Catalytic Converter ( exhaust system of your car). If you car's engine is 4 cyl you have 2 O2 sensors and if you car's engine is 6 cyl then you have 4 O2 sensors ( for each bank, 2 for left bank and 2 for right bank). Hope it helps and comment if you need more advice. Please don't forget to rate the answer it helps with my ratings, thanks!

Apr 28, 2010 | 2006 Pontiac G6

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Windows and power locks does not work.


I would definitely check the fuse panel (left side of the dash next to the driver's door). Inside the panel should be a list of fuse locations and ratings. Do you have an owner's manual? It should have the list, too. If this is not the problem, please post a comment here!

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