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Are hybrids safe to tow?

06.01.2002

I am an environmental regulator who lives and works in a semi-rural area in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains I have been really interested in getting one of the hybrid gas-electric Ford Escapes that are supposed to come out...

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If you put sandbags or other heavy objects in the bed of your truck, make sure they're SECURE!

06.01.2002

I want to comment on a column you recently wrote about putting sandbags in the back of a pickup truck Where I live in upstate New York I've seen sandbags added to the beds of pickup trucks in winter --...

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Does the mechanic who replaced our water pump owe us a new engine?

06.01.2002

My wife has a ' Subaru Justy with about miles on it It has been treated well throughout its lifetime When the temperature gauge showed that it was running hot we took the car to the Subaru dealer Six hundred...

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Which oil weight is best for my engine to stand up to Saudi Arabian heat?

06.01.2002

Greetings from Saudi Arabia I am stationed here for a year I bought a ' Chevy Caprice -- you have no idea how many of these cars are over here -- with a good-running good-compression V In the summer temperatures...

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