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Why does my car shake when idle?

Why does my car shake when idle?

Why Does My Car Shake When Idle?  Experiencing a shaking car while at idle can be unsettling. At Wayside Garage in Seaside, CA, we often encounter this issue, and we understand how important it is to address it quickly. Here, we'll explore some of the most common reasons your car might shake when idle and how our team can help resolve these concerns. 1. Worn Engine Mounts:   Engine mounts are crucial for stabilizing your engine. If these mounts become worn or damaged, the engine may move excessively, resulting in noticeable vibrations when your car is idling. 2. Faulty Spark Plugs or Ignition System:   Spark plugs and the ignition system play a key role in your engine’s performance. Issues like worn-out spark plugs or problems in the ignition system can cause the engine to misfire, leading to irregular power delivery and shaking. 3. Problems with the Air Intake System:   ... read more


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