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Washing the car led to water up the tailpipe.

01.01.2002

Yesterday during my biannual car washing my -year-old squirted water up the tailpipe I did not see her do this but I was alerted when she came around to the front and asked Would it be OK to get that...

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Is it better to wait for the engine to warm up before turning on the heat?

01.01.2002

It gets a bit cold in the winter in Fairbanks Alaska and I have had an ongoing dispute with several wives and girlfriends about an important issue When a car has sat outside all night and one starts it in...

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Is there a problem with mixing synthetic and conventional oils?

01.01.2002

I recently purchased a Mitsubishi Mirage The previous owner bragged that he used only the best oil in it and he showed me an empty quart of Mobil synthetic oil to prove it I bought the car because it was...

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Kitty litter as a traction device? It's a myth, folks.

01.01.2002

Please advise your readers Winter is here and I've heard this advice again Carry kitty litter in your car as a traction aid I assume the idiot giving this advice doesn't live in the North like I do With a...

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