Car Smells Like Gas?

Diagnosing a car that smells like gas

If your car smells like gas, it could be an indication that gas is leaking from the fuel system. This can be very dangerous since gas puddles tend to easily catch fire. In today’s post, we’ll teach you how to diagnose fuel leaks by showing you a couple of places you can check. 

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Car Window Rattling?

Mechanic testing a loose car window - Car Window Rattling

If you have a car window rattling or making a vibration noise, or one that feels loose, the window regulator might be defective. These steps from our experts explain how to inspect the window regulator for broken components and the different ways you can fix a car window that rattles.

How to Diagnose and Fix a Loose Car Window

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The Battery or Alternator?

Your Car Battery Is Not Charging, but why?

If there’s a problem with the vehicle not starting and you’re not sure if it’s the battery or alternator, our experts have tips that can help you diagnose which is the cause. Follow these steps to learn how to test an alternator and battery with a multimeter.

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2015 to 2020 Kia Sorento Problems

Kia Sorento Problems - Diagnose and fix issues with 3rd gen Sorento

What Are the Common 3rd Gen Sorento Issues?

3rd generation Kia Sorento problems are common. Some of the most common problems may include the headlights burning out, the airbag light turning on, and the engine making noises, burning oil, or failing. We cover these issues and more, why they happen, and what the common fixes are for each for 2015 to 2020 Kia Sorento models.

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Common Nissan Murano Problems: 2nd Generation 2009 to 2014

Nissan Murano Problems

Like every car model, the 2nd gen Nissan Murano has problems particular to its generation, like sluggish acceleration or ticking noises. We cover the signs, causes, and fixes of these common problems to help you know more about the 2nd generation Nissan Murano, years 2009 to 2014.

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Is Your Hood Latch Stuck?

Mechanic showing hood latch stuck

If you have a car with a hood latch stuck, you might not be able to open or close the hood. Luckily there are solutions, and sometimes it’s as simple as cleaning the hood latch. This article explains how to fix, open or close a hood if the hood latch is stuck or broken and won’t lock or unlock.

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How to Diagnose and Fix a Hood Latch that Won’t Lock or Unlock

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Why is My Parking Brake Not Working?

Parking Brake Not Working

If your car has a parking brake or emergency brake not working, meaning it is not holding or engaging or it has failed inspection, there are a few fixes you can do and parts you can inspect to get it working again. These steps from our mechanics will show you how to diagnose and fix an emergency brake not working or holding yourself.

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How to Inspect and Fix a Failed Parking Brake

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