The agency says one driver complained to regulators about the problem, and the company has received additional complaints. The check engine light was on at the same time. Just try to top it up. Although the vehicles are equipped with 21-inch tires, the tire information label states they are equipped with 20-inch tires. You can get the code read but mine would do the same thing.
In the event of a crash, the air bag could improperly deploy, thereby reducing the effectiveness of the air bag's protection and increasing the risk of injury to the front passenger. You can check this with an infrared temperature gauge. In extreme cases there could be a complete loss of power assist braking. Just got it serviced recently but it us slipping on the first gear after the service. Protect your eyes, hands and body from fluids, dust and debris while working on your vehicle.
The recall is expected to begin in November 2012. The auxiliary pump helps cool the turbocharger during some driving conditions and in some cases can fail, causing the circuit board to overheat. Thank you August 18, 2018 Followup from the Pelican Staff: The article you commented on shows you how to replace the fluid. Due to insufficient lubrication, the vacuum pump that supplies brake power assistance may fail. I took it in to a local import repair shop and they were able to read the codes for me, but couldn't pinpoint the exact problem. The safety recall is expected to begin during January 2012. If it is under warranty fight for them to fix it.
Leaking power steering fluid can spray onto hot exhaust parts, increasing the risk of an engine compartment fire. Mechanical braking is still available to slow and stop the vehicle, the company said. Again, contact Doug and he can help you out. The affected vehicles may have been manufactured with an incorrect maximum capacity weight stated on the Tire Information Placard. Anyone of these can cause transmission malfunction? Also the tire pressure stated on the label for the cooper s is incorrect. In a situation of rapid vehicle deceleration, the transmission software may perform a multistage downshift. The mechanic told me I was driving a bomb.
If the side impact performance requirements are not met, rear seat passengers may be at a higher risk of injury during a crash. Also, when i am coming to a stop I've test this with my foot off the brakes my car jerks, please let me know what you may think can cause this. October 3, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Capacity approx. The affected vehicles have seat-mounted side air bag inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash. It already had the latest version. Give The Pelican Parts parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799.
I would grab a repair manual. The recall began in November 2014. The recall is expected to begin April 1, 2015. Is this really a major mistake? That's been my experience, frustrating as Hell. Theme days You're welcome to post anything you want within our rules.
Interim letters informing owners that parts are not yet available are expected to be mailed March 1, 2017. The affected vehicles have an instrument panel that may not allow the front passenger air bag to deploy properly in the event of a crash. Search for the topic and you will find directions. Thx there is a fix for this problem, so many people are saying this and that regarding this simple problem. I am not sure of the liquimoly spec. What transmission fluid is recommended for this car? The recall is expected to begin during November 2007. Intermittent light operation reduces the ability to warn other motorists of the driver's intentions.
Pressure inside the transmission may cause the transmission output seal to be pushed out of place. As a result of the improper manufacturing, the air bags may not position themselves as intended during deployment, increasing the risk of occupant injury in the event of a vehicle crash. He ordered a new input shaft and put it in, he said it was much tighter than the old part. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 tty: 1-800-424-9153 ; or go to. Due to a manufacturing process error, the tolerance between the engine oil pump's drive shaft and the pump's rotor was not within specification.
The problem is in the rear lamp unit in the vehicle's body panel. Monitor the transmission as it reaches a temperature of 100ÃÂÃ° F. I also noticed that I usually get the error when trying to speed up while in a higher gear. When the affected vehicles are braking and the turn signals are on, the inner, bumper-mounted, brake light will go out. When pulling out into traffic, the vehicle hesitated. The German automaker said in a statement a leak could develop in the power braking system, leading to a vacuum loss and the reduction of power braking assistance.