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September 29, 2020 Engine Knocking Sound: What Does it Mean?You may notice that the noise becomes more frequent when engine speed is increased, especially if the sound is due to a failed bearing.
What Does a Knocking Noise in the Engine Mean?
October 14, 2020 P0088 Code: Fuel Rail / System Pressure – Too HighThe PCM monitors the fuel pressure and makes adjustments as necessary to maintain the desired fuel pressure and keep the engine running. If the PCM detects that the fuel pressure may be too high, it will log code P0088. This code is commonly found in diesel-powered vehicles that have common October 13, 2020 Ford Focus Reliability and Common ProblemsCompared by model year, CarComplaints.com identified the 2000-2003 and 20012-2014 model years as the most troublesome for the Ford Focus. Other model years proved much more reliable. Improvements finally showed in the 2015 Focus and the 2018-2019 Focuses received fewer complaints.
Top Ford September 06, 2020 FCA Issues Recall on 160,000 Ram 1500sFCA clarified that it is not aware of any accidents or injuries that may have been caused by the problem. Too, FCA claimed that only an estimated 1% of the affected Ram 1500 units may have an issue.
In addition to the all-weather floor mats equipped in Ram 1500 September 04, 2020 FCA, PSA to Share Platform for Small CarsThe report also said that prior to the completion of the merger, FCA has completed retooling its small-car architecture in order to accommodate other powertrains such as electric motors and batteries. This means that the Fiat 500 model will likely be the only vehicle on the FCA-built platform.