Signs of a bad flywheel include a burning smell, gear slippage and clutch vibrations. These symptoms can present themselves together or separately. More » Science Physics

Symptoms of bad brake calipers include unusual squeaking and squealing sounds and jerking that occurs during braking. A brake pad that is difficult to press down is also typically a sign of a caliper problem. Additionall... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

One of the most commonly seen symptoms that a car's water pump may be bad is puddling of water or coolant underneath the vehicle. An overheating engine may mean earlier signs were missed or ignored. More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance
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