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Why does my battery light come on and my steering fail after driving through a puddle?

11.01.2001

Today I was driving to work in a nasty rainstorm As I was driving over the large puddles of water collecting on the roadway something strange happened The red battery light on my dashboard lit up and I had a...

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Is this MGB-GT worth $30k in restoration costs?

11.01.2001

As a young man in the early s I purchased a used MGB-GT for My mechanic says it now needs to be restored Everything from a new body to a new chassis new interior clutch gas tank floors etc I...

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Does turning off the AC give my car a horsepower boost?

11.01.2001

My wife insisted that I send you this question which is the source of an increasingly pointed argument that is close to breaking out into dripping sarcasm We have a Toyota Corolla and when it goes up a steep highway...

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Where do I look for my tires' recommended air pressure: the tire sidewall or the driver's side door?

10.01.2001

I've got a Buick with a new set of tires The sidewall says psi and the mechanic put in psi because of the rating on the sidewall On the driver's- side door it says to put psi in the tires...

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