Tag: cigarette lighters

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May 01, 1998

Is there a car part equivalent of the appendix?

Dear Car Talk

I'm a registered nurse and I have a question that is somewhat medical in origin The appendix is an organ that is believed to have once had a function but is now without purpose except as an income generator for...

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Sep 01, 1995

Could a cigarette lighter be used to plug in small appliances?

Dear Car Talk

I have a Ford LTD I would at times like to use items like a vacuum cleaner small refrigerator emergency lights etc I would like to know if using the cigarette lighter to plug these things in would harm my...

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Oct 01, 1994

I had a Mercedes SDL odometer reading approximately miles During...

Dear Car Talk

I had a Mercedes SDL odometer reading approximately miles During a recommended change of antifreeze at the dealer's I asked to purchase a new cigarette lighter for the dash The mechanic experience years plus told parts I did not need...

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