Power Windows Not Working? (10 Common Causes and How to Fix)

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Nothing’s more annoying than getting into your car on a scorching hot day, hitting the button, and realizing your power windows won’t go down. Or even worse, it’s raining and you can’t get the windows to go back up! Before you resort to additional mashing of the unresponsive buttons or forcefully muscling the window manually … Read more

7 Reasons Why Cruise Control is Not Working

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Cruise control has been around since the late 1950s. There was a time when you could only find this convenient feature in a few model vehicles. Nowadays, it seems like virtually every model vehicle on the road has a cruise control feature. Cruise control not engaging seems like a trivial issue, but the inability to … Read more

7 Symptoms of a Bad Body Control Module (And Replacement Cost)

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The body control module (BCM) is a type of computer that controls many of the electrical systems around the interior and exterior of the vehicle outside of normal engine operation. It allows you to operate windows, headlights, taillights, fog lights, door locks, HVAC controls, and much more. When you have a malfunctioning BCM, many of … Read more

Condensation in Your Headlight? (Here’s How to Fix It)

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You go outside one morning to start your car and you notice condensation or fog in your headlight. It’s totaled, right? Well, not quite. There are several reasons you could have condensation, water, or fog in your headlight. Some of these are perfectly normal occurrences and no cause for concern. See Also: When You Should … Read more

5 Symptoms of a Bad Ignition Switch (And Replacement Cost)

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Every day, we rely upon our vehicle to start when commanded to do so, as we insert our keys into the ignition, and turn the ignition switch. Unfortunately, like any other automotive component, ignition switches do wear out on occasion. When this occurs, the severity of that which is experienced differs from case to case. … Read more

How to Reset a Check Engine Light

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You’re driving home from work thinking about what movie you’re going to watch when the kids go to bed when all of a sudden, you see a bright orange money light illuminate on the dash. Your heart skips a beat as you brace for the self destruct sequence. Wait… the car is still running the … Read more