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Old 05-14-2013, 11:39 AM   #2
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Whoa lots of questions in one lol. Ok, not really sure about the tranny question, could be the clutch dieing, low on fluid, etc. I would of thought the same thing about the sound that is coming from around the header, but if there was a crack/hole or whatever anywhere on your exhaust system, im sure it would trigger a CEL. As for the smell, this happens to me also sometimes when the wind blows the crap towards the front of the car lol. Does the car sound like it has a leak? On the light situation, i would get the battery check, alternator and also check the "pigtail" as everyone calls in thats on the alt. Not necessarily a bad cluster, a bad cable, or a worn/stretched cable maybe.
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