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Could removing the "gappers" from your spark plugs increase power and gas mileage?

09.01.1995

I drive an old about years Chevy which gets terrible gas mileage Someone at work mentioned once that he had as an experiment removed the gappers from his spark plugs and that by doing so he had...

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Saving money while Mother Nature picks up the tab.

08.01.1995

Here's an oil recycling idea My work car burns one quart of oil per week When I change the oil in my new family car I save the oil and pour it into the old oil burner Am I eco-friendly...

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What could be causing this Camaro to burn through a set of spark plugs every WEEK?

08.01.1995

I am hoping you can help with a problem I am having with my wife's Camaro Convertible She drove it daily to work until about a year ago when this problem developed Four different mechanics can't find...

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What's the black goo ozzing from Judith's doors?

08.01.1995

My husband and I have a Nissan Stanza purchased new which has developed a problem that none of the mechanics including the dealer have been able to cure The doors are all leaking a greasy black ooze...

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Where can Ernest find a new gas tank for his 1950 Chevy DeLuxe?

08.01.1995

I own a Chevrolet four door DeLuxe This car has been in the garage for years and the gasoline tank has rusted away Where can I get a gas tank for this car Ernest RAY We have two suggestions Ernest...

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Any recommendations for an SUV in 1995?

08.01.1995

My question concerns buying a sport utility vehicle I am enamored with the way the Jeep Grand Cherokee looks but I've heard some disaster stories about its performance Consumer Reports does not...

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Why is the dealer's quote so much lower on a rack and pinion job?

08.01.1995

I've been told I need a rack and pinion job on my ' Honda Prelude I was quoted by a local repair shop for the parts only Surprisingly the Honda dealer quoted me for parts AND labor the parts portion...

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Tell me it's not normal for a Suburu clutch to wear out every 26k miles!

08.01.1995

The clutch had to be replaced on our Subaru Legacy Wagon at miles My husband and I each have more than years of experience driving with a clutch and our other three cars had original clutches at over...

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Is the transmission on my Microbus kaput?

08.01.1995

Here's the story VW van On a cold damp day in February the manual transmission got stuck in Reverse After much cajoling swearing and pushing it it unsticks and seems to be fine Now in the hot humid...

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How Much Gas Does it Take to Start a Car?

08.01.1995

How much gas does it take to start a car anyway? Andy needs to settle a bet with his sister's boyfriend who says it's less wasteful to leave a car idling than it is to turn it off and back on again....

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