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Why are you going through starters and flywheels? Shims might be the answer.

01.01.2000

I have a Chevrolet Caprice with a V- and miles At miles I started getting a grinding sound when starting the car I replaced the original starter but the problem continued At miles I replaced the flywheel The old flywheel...

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Are damaged struts a safety hazard, or just a loud, uncomfortable annoyance?

01.01.2000

We have a Toyota Tercel and have been informed that we need new struts We have been driving the car in this condition for some time and it's gotten so bad that the rear of the car makes a loud...

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Am I nuts to buy a used Ferrari? What should I look out for?

01.01.2000

Am I nuts I want to buy a Ferrari No not one of the new gazillion-dollar Testarossas or whatever the car I want is a GT from around Now this car would be used for trips to the beach and...

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Can I recharge my own battery with the trickle charger I use on my lawnmower?

01.01.2000

We spend five months each winter in a warmer climate and store our other car in the garage When we return the battery is always run down There's no short so it must just be running down from disuse I...

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