1994 Ford Tempo 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 850000 miles
1994 Ford Tempo. 850,000+ miles. Leaks on the front passenger floor board, I have no idea why. It seems to happen around the time that I use the heater a lot.
When I first start up my car, there's a noise that sounds like the belt will rub, rub, rub, or something of the sort, and it's extremely loud and the same type of noise when I turn left or right, especially when I'm going slow or making sharp turns.
I've seen the belt and it has a chunk out of it, I know I should get it replaced, but also, the belt is all slippery and oily and I know that I also have a couple of leaks under the hood as well, but I've been told they aren't major. Could this oily belt be slipping while I'm driving? - Because my car doesn't go as fast as I think it should (acceleration wise) and I feel that sometimes the automatic shifting is off. My car has trouble going up inclines and it is frustrating because it's so slow.
have the same problem?
Friday, January 29th, 2010 AT 2:11 PM