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Can I justify buying that shiny new Miata when I have a perfectly serviceable Honda?

08.01.1998

I'm a -year-old with a new grandchild and a perfectly wonderful but boring ' Honda Accord I stopped by the local Mazda dealership and experienced some sort of out-of-body experience when I saw the ' Miata -- in my colors...

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Any number of things could be causing that loud, metallic banging noise...but check your torque converter.

08.01.1998

My classic Ford Mustang coupe is on blocks in my driveway because I am concerned about an awful noise emanating from somewhere beneath the hood It is the V The sound of this engine turns me on more than the...

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Any idea what could cause a sudden brake failure?

08.01.1998

My adult daughter was driving my Toyota Camry when she was involved in an accident due to reported failure of the brakes She badly bruised the palm and little finger of her right hand in an attempt to apply the...

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The dealer "over-coated" the rusty undercarriage of the SUV I want to buy. Is it a good idea?

08.01.1998

I am interested in purchasing a Toyota -Runner with miles The vehicle is clean fully loaded and is in great shape with the exception of the undercarriage which is completely rusted The dealership has overcoated it and assures me it...

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