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Is the tire patch the gas station attendant put on our vehicle safe to drive on?

09.01.1998

We've had a spate of flats lately The latest was on our Ford Taurus The puncture was right at the edge of the tread We had it fixed at a gas station and the attendant used only a plunger with...

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Can home-heating fuel be used in a diesel car?

09.01.1998

My father-in-law keeps pushing me to purchase any turbo diesel-powered car I drive miles a day to work and he keeps telling me about how much I could save The problem is he's not advocating that I use diesel fuel...

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What could cause three axles and three CV joints to blow in three days if it's not the motor mounts?

09.01.1998

Help My friend has a Dodge Caravan V with an automatic transmission The driver's-side axle has been replaced three times in four days The same thing keeps happening The inner CV joint keeps blowing apart within about yards All three...

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If you have an extended warranty do you still get to have a say in where you go for repairs and parts?

09.01.1998

In your experience do people who purchase extended warranties have to take what is offered when their vehicle is in need of repair or may we demand replacement parts better than scrap-yard parts -- David TOM Even though extended warranties...

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