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What is a "buzz kit"?

01.01.2001

I have a Honda Accord I recently went to the dealer to have my car repaired because I heard a buzzing and rattling sound coming from the exhaust A few months ago I had the heat shields replaced Now they...

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What do those pricey oxygen sensors do anyway?

01.01.2001

We own a VW Golf with only miles on it The engine warning light came on and stayed on We took it to our dealer who said it was the front oxygen sensor It cost to fix A week later...

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Am I killing my engine with short distance driving?

01.01.2001

We own a -liter diesel Suburban I absolutely adore it but my husband tells me I'm killing it by driving it short distances Three days a week I drive it three-quarters of a mile to work then drive it home...

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Is it a good idea to follow the "upshift" light that appears on the dash?

12.01.2000

We recently purchased a new Jeep Wrangler with a manual transmission and four-cylinder engine The Jeep has an upshift idiot light that tells you when to shift into the next gear There is no guide about when to shift in...

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