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How to test your starter to see if it's functioning correctly.

01.01.1996

I have a Toyota Celica Sport Coupe Two months ago after driving about ten miles to a shopping mall I returned to my car and it wouldn't start The ignition was completely dead I got a jump and whipped...

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No doubt about it, your engine is overheating.

01.01.1996

Help I have a mystery problem Grandma gave me her ' Volkswagen Rabbit with only miles on it Lately it's running hot and the heat does not dissipate On a particularly hot humid day while stuck in...

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GM should absolutely cover the cost of a new engine...but you'll need a lawyer.

01.01.1996

I bought a Chevrolet X pickup truck in December of In June of this year the engine lost its oil pressure and the engine was badly damaged The motor had only miles on it at the time but because of...

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$35 to get my headlights adjusted. Really?

01.01.1996

I was quite shocked last week when I took my car in to have the headlights adjusted I went to an official headlight adjusting station and they quoted me a price of In my book that figures out to...

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Once and for all: NEVER inflate your tires to their maximum air pressure!

01.01.1996

I was recently told by my local tire store manager while fixing a leaky valve stem that I should be inflating my tires to the pressure listed on the tire not the pressure listed on the door or owners...

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I have a Mustang GT with a five liter engine...

01.01.1996

I have a Mustang GT with a five liter engine If I drive for a short distance miles and turn off the motor when I start it up again the oil light comes on and there is no oil showing...

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Any chance my extended warranty will cover a delaminating paint job?

01.01.1996

I have a Dodge Caravan which I purchased new with an extended warranty I would like to know what you are supposed to do when it has under miles on it and the paint starts peeling real bad I mean...

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I am years old I am writing you about my...

01.01.1996

I am years old I am writing you about my dad's car He has a Dodge Aries with a four cylinder engine fuel injection and an automatic transmission The car has miles Over the past year the car has...

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Could letting the engine run idle for 36 hours do any damage?

01.01.1996

While I was away on business my wife locked her keys inside her car She decided to wait until I got home to unlock it but unfortunately she didn't realize the car was running Approximately hours...

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How do I replace the fuel filter on my Ford F150?

01.01.1996

I own a ' Ford F- with the ever famous liter cylinder engine It also has the five speed manual transmission I love this truck and would not give it up for anything--especially since it's paid for The...

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