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How long does it take to replace an alternator?

It usually takes about two hours to replace an alternator. However, the time it takes to do the job will vary depending on the make and model of your car. You should consult your car's owner's manual or a professional mechanic to be sure.

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My car suddenly won't go into reverse. What can I do?

There are a few things that could be causing this problem. The first thing to check is the transmission fluid level. If it is low, then topping it off may solve the problem. If the fluid level is fine...

Are Low-Profile Tires More Likely To Blow Out Or Puncture?

Low-profile tires are more susceptible to road hazards than regular tires. They are also more likely to blow out or puncture. If you drive on the road with many potholes or other obstacles, it is best...

Why Are My Brakes Squeaking?

If your brakes are squeaking, it's likely because the pads need to be replaced. When brake pads wear down, they can start to make a squealing noise. If the pads are not replaced, the metal backing pla...

Why My car shakes when I accelerate but stops once I let off the gas?

There are a few reasons your car may shake when accelerating but not coasting. The most common reason is that the engine is misfiring. When the engine misfires, it doesn't run as smoothly as it should...

What is the firing order?

The firing order is the sequence of engine cylinders in which spark plugs ignite the mixture of air and fuel. The firing order for a particular engine is typically found in the owner’s manual. This f...