Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Car Questions
I have a 2006 Renault master 3.0 140dci and the glow plug
I have a 2006 Renault master 3.0 140dci and the glow plug light does not come on and it takes approx 10-15 times to get to start, each time the van attempts to start but the stops, when it finally doe… read more
Matt
Matt
Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
16,432 satisfied customers
i have a 2004 workhorse 8.1 liter after driving about 30 min
i have a 2004 workhorse 8.1 liter after driving about 30 min it starts popping in intake loss of power at half to wide open throttle runs great until then no codes or misfires with snapon diagnostic s… read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
Automotive Repair/Damage Investigator
Associate Degree
14,662 satisfied customers
Exhaust Header get red hot, engine runs..Spark plugs..rebuilt..timing
1977 MGB, Catalytic Convertor and Exhaust Header get red hot, engine runs ruff, wont idle, and restart until cools down, Spark plugs foul with black carbon, Catalytic Convertor is new. Carbaretor rebu… read more
RIP ROBERT
RIP ROBERT
OWNER
High School or GED
761 satisfied customers
1990 OLDS 88: EXHAUST MANIFOLDS..CONVERTER..OXYGEN sensor..ENGINE LITE
I HAVE A 1990 OLDS 88 WITH THE 3.8C ENGINE. AS I WAS DRIVING, IT STARTED TO LOSE ITS POWER. I PULLED OVER AN THE RIGHT&LEFT EXHAUST MANIFOLDS WERE RED HOT.I HAD THE CONVERTER AN OXYGEN SENSOR CHANGEED… read more
Joe  Barfield
Joe Barfield
Retired-Disabled
Master Aamco
1,312 satisfied customers
what i need to look for to find out why the exhaust manifold glow red
Can anyone tell me what i need to look for to find out why the exhaust manifold glow red when it only been started for less 5 minutes… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
35,241 satisfied customers
I have 1986 toyota pickupXXXXX 4 cyl, 2-barrell ...
I have 1986 toyota pickupXXXXX 4 cyl, 2-barrell carb. I was on freeway lost power, now won''t idle,have to rev to keep running, Changed fuel pump, blew out gas line to tank, disconneted cat- converter… read more
Dr. Hamman
Dr. Hamman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
6,151 satisfied customers
my car has a real bad miss..converter..exhaust manifold
my car has a real bad miss since i replaces plugs and wires last night after i got home the cataletic converter right behind the exhaust manifold was glowing red hot… read more
Jason
Jason
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
144 satisfied customers
95 jaguar xjs 4.0 would not start..you said put marvel oil in cyls...
95 jaguar xjs 4.0 would not start..you said put marvel oil in cyls...now it starts and runs cold, but when warms up losses rpm, pops, backfires... ex. elbow from manifold gets cherry red..what do i do… read more
Kevin
Kevin
ASE CERTIFIED MECHANIC
330 satisfied customers
JA. the calytic converter are tend to glow..few minutes..reverse
Hello and thank you for using JA. The Calytic converter are tend to glow like that when newly installed, drive it around for few minutes and it should go away, if not maybe the installation is reverse… read more
DCM
DCM
Automotive Master Tech
Mechanical Engineer
224 satisfied customers
1999 mitsubishi eclipse: GSX turbo..header is geting REED HOT
i have a 1999 mitsubishi eclipse 2.0 GSX turbo and the header is geting REED HOT what is doing this.… read more
Sam C
Sam C
Service Manager
Almost a liberal arts!
792 satisfied customers
why does it go from perfectly good running 2.4quad to ...
why does it go from perfectly good running 2.4quad to missing bad like its running half of the motor and the exhaust pipe catalitic converter was glowing red?2000grand am se… read more
Expert
Expert
1999 grand am: thur starters on a weekly bases starter wire glows
have a 1999 grandam why would it go thur starters on a weekly bases starter wire glows red… read more
Steve
Steve
Service Manager/ Technician
5,473 satisfied customers
2000 isuzu hombre: cyl..burning rich, or burning..exhaust manifolds
2000 isuzu hombre 2.2 4 cyl. Have been told that it is burning rich, or burning hot. Have had to replace 2 exhaust manifolds. Any idea's? Installed a rebuilt motor back in August of 2006. This problem… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Former ASE Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,597 satisfied customers
1995 Buick lesabre: v6 vin..check engine light..fuel pressure
Hi I got a 1995 Buick lesabre with a 3.8 v6 vin L sfi. My problem is that the engine quits at random the check engine light comes on and starts flickering along with the fuel pump relay (you can hear … read more
tony
tony
High School or GED
166 satisfied customers
1995 jeep cherokee: head gasket..crank..exhaust manifold..inline 6 4.0
i have a 1995 jeep cherokee and my dad and brother in law replaced the head gasket and now when you crank it , it runs wide open and the exhaust manifold glows red in a matter of seconds .its an inlin… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Former ASE Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,597 satisfied customers
1990 Pontiac Bonneville: glow..coil packs..module, harmonic balancer
i have a 1990 Pontiac Bonneville. the catalac converter was very clogged and my exhaust manifolds glow cherry red when the car is running. i took the catalac converter off and now it is backfiring and… read more
Firsthogman
Firsthogman
Meter Specialist I
Associate Degree
296 satisfied customers
93 lexus: conv..car has poor acceleration, takes a long time..sensors
93 lexus ls 400 conv erters glowing red within 5 minutes of running. car has poor acceleration, takes a long time to get up to speed.o2 sensors were replaced, they werent reading at all. coolant temp … read more
Hammer Time
Hammer Time
Mastertech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,650 satisfied customers
2000 f150: 4.6l..manifolds..red and my check engine lite came on
i have a 2000 f150 with 4.6l. i got the exast manifolds glowing red and my check engine lite came on.i read the codes off the comp. and all they told me was that cyl. 3 and 8 are missfiring. it only s… read more
john
john
Mechanic
High School or GED
154 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,449 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,769 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,570 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

682 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

2,597 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

1,017 satisfied customers

12 years Ford Lincoln/Mercury Jaguar dealership as a technician and shop foreman reparing all makes

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x