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Symptoms of a bad or failing ignition switch

Here's what you should be looking for

Some symptoms of a bad ignition switch include the car stalling while driving, starting then suddenly stalling and accessory power problems

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Symptoms of a bad or failing serpentine/drive belt

This is what you should look out for

Some symptoms include a squealing noise from the front of the vehicle, power steering not working, engine overheating or cracks and wear on the belt itself.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing steering rack/gearbox

Look out for these things

The steering system utilized in many modern cars is a rack and pinion steering system.

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Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Serpentine/Drive Belt

This is what you should look out for

The serpentine belt, also known as the drive belt, is a belt on a car engine that works with the idler, tensioner, and pulleys inside the accessory drive belt system.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing power steering pump

Here's what you should be looking out for

The power steering pump directs fluid from the reservoir into the steering gear, which applies the correct amount of pressure to turn the wheels smoothly.

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Symptoms of bad or failing intake manifold gaskets

This is what you should be looking out for

The intake manifold gaskets are some of the most important gaskets found on an engine.

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Here's what you should be looking out for

Here's what you should be looking out for

The symptoms include things like a whining noise when turning the wheel, the steering wheel being slow to respond, a stiff steering wheel, squealing noises on start up and groaning noises.

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Symptoms of bad or failing intake manifold gaskets

This is what you should be looking out for

Some symptoms of a bad intake manifold gasket include engine misfires, decrease in performance, coolant leaks or the engine overheating.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing brake master cylinder

Here's what you should be looking out for

The brake master cylinder is one of the most important components found on modern car braking systems.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing brake master cylinder

Here's what you should be looking out for

Some symptoms of a failing brake master cylinder include abnormal brake pedal behavior, contaminated brake fluid and an illuminated check engine light or brake light.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing coolant temperature switch (sensor)

Look out for these signs

The coolant temperature sensor, also known as the coolant temperature switch, is an engine management system sensor that is used to monitor the temperature of the engine’s coolant.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing coolant temperature switch (sensor)

Look out for these signs

Signs of a bad or failing coolant temperature sensor include poor fuel economy, black smoke from engine, overheating of the engine or a check engine light.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing canister purge solenoid

This is what you should look out for

If you think you may have a ad or failing canister purge solenoid, you're going to want to check this out.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing canister purge solenoid

This is what you should look out for

The canister purge solenoid is an emissions control component that is commonly found on the evaporative emissions (EVAP) system of many modern vehicles.

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Here are the symptoms of a bad or failing exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve

The EGR valve is supposed to recirculate exhaust gases back into the intake

There are a few things you should be looking for if you think you have a bad EGR valve. Engine performance issues, a rough idle and check engine light are a few to look for.

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These are the symptoms of a bad or failing idle control valve

Check this out if you think your idle control valve is bad

A bad idle control valve could cause a multitude of issues with your car. A few things you should look for include irregular idle speed, a check engine light and a stalling engine.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing oil pressure sensor

Here are the things you should look for

Without the proper amount of oil, your engine will sustain major damage.

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Here are the symptoms of a bad or failing transmission speed sensor

A guide for what you should know

This article will take you through symptoms of a bad transmission speed sensor. Things to look out for include harsh shifting, inoperable cruise control and a check engine light.

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These are the symptoms of a bad or failing CV axle shaft assembly

You won't want to be driving on it long

CV axle shafts are wear items, and you'll need to replace them if you put enough miles on your car. Look out for grease around the wheel and brake area, clicking sounds and vibrations.

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Here are the symptoms of a bad or failing transmission speed sensor

A guide for what you should know

A guide for what you should know.

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Check out these symptoms of a bad or failing timing belt

A broken timing belt could cause a very expensive problem

A broken timing belt could cause a very expensive problem.

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