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Cold Temperature Weather Makes My Car Run Better. Why

Asked on Aug 8, 2010 I have a '78 camaro with GM crate 350 -290HP....but upgraded to a mild cam (.481 lift). Edelbrock Intake and 600 carb, HEI ignition 14dg initial adv, and everything else is pretty much stock. I also run regular unleaded. Now my car runs just fine...... But when the ... Read more

Peugeot 306 1.9 D Temperature Reading Fault

Asked on Aug 7, 2010 I have a 1995 306d (non turbo) which has been off the road for a number of months but now want to run it over the winter. During preparation I have noticed that when the engine is cold and I turn the ignition on the temperature ... Read more

I Have A 2001 Chevrolet Venture Mini Van With 85,000 Miles. If It Gets Below 18 Degrees, It Will Not Run.

Asked on Aug 10, 2010 The head lights are bright, dash lilgts are on, turn the ignition key and nothing happens. Cannot hear any starter turning, nothing. When the temperature warms up, it runs, and starts great. Could some temperature senser be causing this problem? I am open to any suggestions ... Read more

Why Does My Temperature Gauge Move Up After My Car Is Off.

Asked on Aug 7, 2010 I have a 2000 chevy s10. i just put a new alternator and battery in it. when i turn the truck off the temperature gauge goes to 0. i take the key out, sit for a minute and watch. then the gauge will jump up to ... Read more

How Do You Know Your Thermostat And Water Pump Are Going Out In Your Car

Asked on Apr 8, 2010 What are the warning signs that they are going out? My temperature is spiking and then going down and not regulating the temperature. The coolant in my reservoir was low so I added more. I checked it when I got home (about 15 ... Read more

Temperature Shots Up After Ignition On 1998 Accord Lx

Asked on May 9, 2010 The temperature gauge shots up after turning the ignition. Is that the oil temperature or coolent temperature? If so, which sensor or thermostat do I need to change? The instrument cluster was switched out twice and it still shot up after starting the engine. So I doubt it's not the ... Read more

Why Does My Gages Move When My Chevy 2000 S10 Is Off And Key Out Of The Ignition

Asked on Aug 6, 2010 I just put in a new battery and today a new alternator. but when i turn the truck off. the temperature gage will go up to regular temperature with the key totally out of the ignition. When I turn the truck off, it goes to zero. I ... Read more