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Car Jerks When Accelerating

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Car jerks when accelerating especially during cold rainy morning when the engine is cold. Several reasons are causing it depending on the condition of the car when it happened.

What is the Brake Judder?

While the car is traveling at middle speed or high speed there is a frequent vibration on the car body, the steering wheel and the brake pedal when the brake pedal is depressed lightly. The vibration will disappear when the brake pedal is released, it means the brake judder, also called as brake shimmy by some. This is cause by a certain speed regardless where the gear is positioned and the speed of the engine.

Why is the anti lock brake light on?

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Why is the anti lock brake light on? Well if the abs light came on it means that there is a fault somewhere in the anti-lock brake system. But if the ABS light came on for a couple of seconds when the engine is started then this is normal, it indicates of the self-test of the system.

What Would Cause an Engine to Lose Power?

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What would cause an engine to lose power? If an engine lose power especially those of low mileage car is cause by a fault in the ignition system or fuel system. Observing the engine behavior will point out to the exact problem, like for example if the engine is rough on idle it means that the spark plug or the spark plug wires is bad.

What Do You Do When You Have a Flat Tire?

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What do you do when you have a flat tire? When you drive there is always a possibility that you will encounter a flat tire, that's why before driving one of the items that is necessary to check is the tire including the spare tire and the tools use for replacing a flat tire. If your car encounters flat tire here is what you do.

What Causes Vibration in the Steering Wheel?

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What cause vibration in the steering wheel? the steering wheel vibrates especially when the car reach a certain speed. The vibration is enough to be felt by the driver. There are two reasons that causing the vibration the first one is if the front end parts are loose and the other one is if the front wheel is imbalance.

Why is there blue smoke coming from my exhaust?

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Do you know why is there blue smoke coming from your exhaust? Well, if the car exhaust produces blue smoke then obviously the engine is burning oil. There are reasons why an engine burns oil those are bad rings, bad valve stems seals, or if the car have turbo charger a leaking turbo charger seals is what cause the engine to burn oil.