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A Ford that's bucking like a Bronco just might need a new electronic ignition control module.

02.01.1998

My ' Ford LTD runs great most of the time But every so often it will cut out and buck like a bronco Usually an increase or decrease in acceleration will clear it up But sometimes I have to pull...

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This Caddy's "twilight sentinel" is causing the lights to go out.

02.01.1998

We own a Cadillac Seville The car is equipped with a twilight sentinel system which automatically turns the headlights on and off Our problem is that our headlights go out while driving at night We had been operating the headlights...

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Did I destroy my transmission by driving at 55 mph in second gear?

02.01.1998

I was driving to work this morning in my Honda Civic with the CD player playing really loudly to mask the sound of my new studded snow tires I heard a high whining sound I turned off the heater fan...

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Some of the results are in -- and you have strong opinions about whether a 16 year-old should have a car.

02.01.1998

spoken RAY Or at least some of America has spoken about -year-olds and car ownership TOM Some weeks ago we got a letter from a -year-old named Sarah who wanted her own car And it just so happened that I...

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