Question about Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My radio and my gas and mileage and temperature hand keeps going in and out what could that be

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Cars & Trucks Master
  • 1,334 Answers

There are a few things that could be causing this problem. Wiring could be pinched, instrument cluster could be going bad or even a ground wire that is corroded.

Posted on Dec 23, 2016

2 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

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

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 972 Answers

SOURCE: my gas hand, mileage hand, and temperature hands

check all your fuses.and i mean all. some fuses feed other fuses so a cig lighter or other fuse could be feeding your guage fuse

Posted on May 03, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I recently changed the front brakes and rotors.my gas mileage has reduced and there is a humming noise when I only turn to the right. Any thoughts on if these two issues might be related.


Humming noise is the left wheel bearing. Gas mileage could be from the brakes if they are dragging. Drive it , then put you hand on the wheels, be care they could be really hot. You should be able to touch the wheels and keep it them there for a few seconds. If really hot, you can't touch them for even a second. Check calipers and brake hoses.

Aug 30, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Compass, temperature, gas mileage not displaying


remove the unit fully and then reinstall it again and try

Jun 14, 2008 | 2000 Ford F250 Super Duty Crew Cabs

1 Answer

My 2001 ford expedition won't keep runing when it's cold I have to keep my foot on the gas or it dies until the engine warms up. What is going on?


Your vehicle needs a signal from a Temperature sensor to activate the "Cold start routine". The cold start routine is a modern day version of a choke used in the old days. This process will make the engine speed up by enriching the fuel mix and resetting the engine timing.

The problem is that your engine is stuck in the normal "Lean" run position for better mileage and lower emissions. There can be 2 temperature sensors in each vehicle with only one dedicated to operating the engine controls. The other sensor would operate the dash gauge or light.

When the Temperature sensor is replaced, the system should work again. If it does not respond, there could be a connector problem in the PCM unit, but it is less likely.

The onboard diagnostics would generally monitor the PCM, but the Temperature sensor is usually an unmonitored device.

Please rate my info.

Jan 10, 2013 | 2000 Ford Expedition

1 Answer

How to check oil


You can check it through your steering wheel. You turn the ignition switch to on position and get on the left hand side buttons which look like pages touch the left page and with the upper arrow go after tha mileage to temperature gauge,then if I remember to radio or oil level,anyway press arrow button till gets you to oil check. there it tells you what is happening. always put the car to a level for correct respond. If you need any topping will tell you.

Sep 16, 2012 | 2003 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

1 Answer

After getting gasoline, it increases wrong mileage with camry 2003


One tank of gas is not enough to compare mileage. Or are you saying the computer's readout of mpg estimate is showing less? Try a tank or two of premium and see if that helps. Keep track of gas mileage. Driving techniques have a lot to do with gas mileage, as does long trips vs. short trips, highway cruising vs. city driving. For best mileage, do regular maintenance and keep the car in top running condition-good spark plugs and clean filters and clean oil ! Attend to minor problems before they escalate.
If you want to check actual miles per gallon, start with a full tank. Write the odometer reading down, and go. Everytime you put gas in, write down the amount. When you are close to 1,000 miles from the time you started, go fill the tank and include that amount of gas to your previous list. Now add up all the gas used and divide it into the miles to get miles per gallon. (976 miles/31.8 gallons = 30.69 mpg ) . Only one tank will skew your numbers, might be off cause the tank was filled more to the top than the previous fill-up. About a thousand miles of driving will give you a very accurate figure of miles per gallon for your car.

Jun 21, 2012 | 2003 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

My gas hand, mileage hand, and temperature hands have all became stuck in one position and they have not moved. What could be the problem?


check all your fuses.and i mean all. some fuses feed other fuses so a cig lighter or other fuse could be feeding your guage fuse

May 03, 2010 | 1997 Chevrolet Lumina

1 Answer

Can a thremastat stuck open have low engine temp and bad gas milage


If the thermostat is stuck open it would eventually get hot after a while. It's like some people think you can remove the thermostat to keep the engine from getting hot so in theory it could for a little while, however it would eventually overheat. As for the gas mileage being bad yes if it was stuck open and was not warming up fast enough the computer would take longer to go into closed loop, meaning the engine temperature takes to long to heat up so it burns rich until it does warm up enough, however it would be a minor change of mileage say 2 to 3 miles to the gallon. Hope this helps.

Jan 24, 2010 | 1997 GMC Jimmy

1 Answer

Car shakes at stop signs, very poor gas mileage, and sputters whe


Try having your fuel injector cleaned, you can start with running fuel injector cleaner though your gas tank and if that does not help then you have to get it cleaned out professionally or even worst have the injector's replaced if they are bad.
The other thing that will give it bad fuel would be a bad air intake temperature sensor go bad, as for the ruff idle that is common to a dirty or stuck EGR valve.
Good luck and keep me posted, by the way, what kind of Garage did you take it too? And are there and DTC codes from the ECM?

May 26, 2009 | 2002 Buick Regal

1 Answer

Low temp.


Consequences are poorer fuel mileage and possible Check Engine Light. I'd start by replacing the thermostat, and flushing the coolant system.

What's probably happening is the thermostat is stuck open, allowing coolant to freely flow through the engine. This lowers the internal temperatures and keeps the combustion process from fully completing (causing worse gas mileage). Start with that and see how it does.

Apr 12, 2009 | 1990 Mitsubishi Minivan

1 Answer

Minor Electirc Troubles (1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo)


Definately take it back to the radio installer

Jan 20, 2009 | 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

13 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cars & Trucks Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75117 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Randy Ohler

Level 3 Expert

14585 Answers

Are you a Car and Truck Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...