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How to Re-Start Your Second Generation Prius

Nobody wants their car to suddenly stop working.

How to Keep Your Car From Stalling

When driving a car, we expect it to get us from point A to point B without any issues.

How Long Does a Throttle/Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor Last?

The throttle/accelerator pedal position sensor detects the position of the accelerator pedal.

How Long Does a Throttle Kicker Actuator Last?

What happens when you turn down things in your vehicle such as the air conditioner? It slows down in a controlled manner.

How Long Does a Throttle Body Temp Sensor Last?

The throttle body is an important part of your vehicle and should be monitored regularly.

How Long Does a Cylinder Head Temperature Sensor Last?

The engine’s performance is largely based on temperature measurements performed by the engine control module (ECM), also known as the vehicle’s computer.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Cylinder Head Temperature Sensor

The cylinder head temperature sensor is an electronic engine management sensor found on many modern vehicles today.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Crankshaft Position Sensor

The crankshaft position sensor is an engine management component found on virtually all modern vehicles with internal combustion engines.

10 Biggest Car-Related Headaches and What to Do About Them

You don’t want to, but if you're a car owner it's inevitable that at some point you will experience car troubles.

Chrysler minivans under investigation for stalling after fuel refill

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, at least one man has reported that his 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan stalled unexpectedly on the highway shortly after being refueled. The unidentified man who contacted NHTSA regarding the issue cited as many as eight similar instances reported by other drivers.

NHTSA to probe 2011-2012 Jeep Patriot over stalling fears

After receiving a dozen complaints about stalling Jeep Patriots, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has decided to launch a formal investigation. The probe will look at about 112,000 Patriots from the 2

NHTSA investigating claims of stalling on 2006 Toyota Corolla, Matrix

When it rains, it pours. With recalls on the books for Toyota floor mats and corrosion problems, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is now investigating reports that Toyota's Corolla and Matrix v

NHTSA looking into Jeep stalling issue

While the recent success of the Wrangler Unlimited bodes well for Jeep and its continued domination of all things off-road, NHTSA is in the midst of investigating a series of complaints claiming that the iconic Jeep is stalling at highway speeds, and in some cases, losing electrical power.

Honda recalling 270,000 vehicles

OK, what happened here? Suddenly the Japanese automakers are leading practically every category in the world of automotive statistics, even the bad ones. Long considered to be superior to American and European vehicles in terms of reliability and durability, lately we are more likely to find them filling the headlines with more dubious announcements, like recalls. Joining Mazda, Frank Filipponio