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Transmission Popping out of 2nd Gear

Conditions when car trouble occurs 
When shifting into 2nd gear, the transmission pops out.
However the transmission shifts normal in other gears.

Possible cause of car trouble 
1.The shift linkage out of adjustments.
2.The shifter fork is loose.

Troubleshooting car trouble 
Because the transmission is very complex parts when it comes to vehicle, it is very difficult to explain in detail what is going on in the transmission why the transmission is popping out of the 2nd gear when the shift linkage is out of adjustments or when the shifter fork is loose. Just a simple explanation is that the shifter fork and the shift linkage have something to do of having the transmission staying on the gear. With that said if one of these components has a problem like out of adjustments or loose then it can cause the transmission to jump out of a certain gear. All the causes mentioned above is just a possibilities of why the problem occurs and there might be other cause in which can only be determined when the transmission is inspected in actual condition.

Car Stalling While Accelerating

Conditions when car trouble occurs 
The stalling occurs when the weather is cold and wet morning.

Possible cause of car trouble
There is moisture on the distributor cap that causes the engine to misfire.

Car problem troubleshooting
When the problem occurs on cold wet weather condition, usually this is because of the moisture on the distributor cap. The moisture forms inside the distributor cap when the car is parked overnight on a cold wet surroundings. The resulted moisture allows the electrical current to arc inside the distributor cap and causes misfiring of the engine and during acceleration arcing is become extreme which also cause the misfiring to become extreme enough to cause the engine stalling.

Removal and Replacement of Injection Pump

Removal of the injection pump 
1. The ignition switch must be turned OFF and the battery ground cable must be disconnected.

2. The no.1 cylinder must be set at Top Dead Center (TDC) on its compression stroke and the fuel line around the pumps must drain OFF. Do not perform the work when the engine is hot.

3. Parts like the air duct, intake manifold collector, and other parts that obstruct during the work to be done must also be removed.

4. Check the alignment marked on the injection pump against the idle gear, this is a must procedure before removing the injection pump. When the alignment marks do not conform to the specification then this is a possibility that cause the injection pump malfunction.

5. Before removing the injection tubes, mark the tubes corresponding to cylinder number.

Diagnose and Repair Car Air conditioning System

Principles of air cooling of AC system
The principle that is applied to the automotive air conditioning system is that when liquid turns into a vapor it will absorb heat so that the surrounding area cools down. It is similar to the principle that when a body is wet and the perspiration is exposed to the wind the body will feel cool.

Refrigerant flow
The illustration is shows basic structure of the air conditioning system of an automobile. The cycle is that the refrigerant changes state from liquid state to vapor state and back to the liquid state again. The liquid becomes gas when the refrigerant absorbed heat and the surrounding becomes cool, then the gas is compressed making the refrigerant temperature to rise, now as the gas cools down it will return to liquid state.