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Hi, the blower on my 2005 Hyundai Santa Fe works fine when on face/floor mode, but when I turn it on to window no air or very little air blows out. I have replaced the cabin filter thinking that would work, but no joy. Any help would be appreciated.
Filed under fault - Asked by James Brady (Clonsilla) - Sat, 05 Nov 2011 20:33
Please help: I have exhaust fumes on driver's side when the window is down. Automobile was recently tuned. Cold start switch also replaced. I also used foam strips to seal boot lid and had the exhaust checked for leaks and there were none. I have a five-month old baby that drives with us and am very concerned. I am desperate...
Filed under fault - Asked by Lee Capo (Cape Town) - Tue, 20 Dec 2011 13:50
My six-year old Nissan Micra (that has never given me any problems) just suddenly won't start. Apparently the crankshaft and sensors need replacing, and the garage tells me it's a big job, it will take a couple of days of work (engine out etc.) and will cost €750 approximately. What do you think? Expensive or what?
Filed under fault - Asked by Tricia McGovern (Glasgow) - Thu, 01 Dec 2011 12:17
The low coolant warning light is coming on in my Mazda RX-8 when driving over 120km/h. Coolant level and oil are ok. Any idea what's causing this? The light goes off again after a few minutes.
Filed under fault - Asked by Sean Naughton (Co. Limerick) - Wed, 05 Oct 2011 23:07
Hi, I recently bought a 2008 Kia Sorento (30k miles) privately and really like it. Everything has been great so far except for when I hit bumps in the road. The bang you get from going over bumps is quite hard and travels through your body. I did research on Sorentos before buying it but now going back I see there are suspension problems reported on Kias. Do you think if I replace the shocks it should ease the suspension problem and do you know if there is a type of shock that I should get a garage to install to try and dampen down the bang I get from bumps in the road?
Filed under fault - Asked by Ciaran Browne (Dublin) - Tue, 23 Aug 2011 19:06
My 2006 Skoda Octavia 1.9 diesel takes ages to start in the morning. When it does start it runs all day without any problems. Is it injector related?
Filed under fault - Asked by James Mcghee (Paisley ) - Tue, 09 Aug 2011 08:15
Having changed my spark plugs and leads my automobile loses power after about 10 minutes of driving. What could be the problem?
Filed under fault - Asked by Jason Valentin (Sprighill) - Fri, 05 Aug 2011 02:07
Hi. I just wanted to know how would I find out if my automobile's head gasket is gone. When I start the automobile heaps of water comes out of the exhaust, but I'm not that sure if it is the gasket. Can you help me?
Filed under fault - Asked by Mohammed Sid (Palmerston North) - Thu, 04 Aug 2011 07:21
My Toyota Camry suddenly started leaking coolant from the radiator and the engine stopped. Any ideas why?
Filed under fault - Asked by Nilofar Majumdar (Yanboo) - Sun, 31 Jul 2011 14:21
I recently purchased a 3.0-litre Toyota Landcruiser in Northern Ireland and have noticed some rust in the chassis and exhaust, but more worrying is a whining noise it has developed in first, second and third gears at around 2,000rpm - the noise dissipates at about 2,300rpm. Have you any idea what the problem could be? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Filed under fault - Asked by Neville Case (Wicklow) - Tue, 26 Jul 2011 00:09