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My car rpms spike randomly and my doors sound like they're…

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My car rpms spike...

My car rpms spike randomly and my doors sound like they're unlocking

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

If I'm driving my rpms randomly spike from the 2-3 maybe 4 range and I can hear a clicking noise that sounds like my doors are unlocking

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago
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  1. Can I get the year, make, engine, and model?
  2. When this happens does the vehicle speed rapidly increase?
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
2014 Chevy captiva
No the speed stays the same
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

When the rpms spike speed has to increase or this means the transaxle is slipping. Are you sure the engine rpm is actually increasing not just the tachometer reading incorrect?

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 2 years ago

Hello again Chris here,

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Thanks Chris

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