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Dealer always suggest more routine maintenance services than my owner's manual. Necessary?

07.01.1996

I took my Dodge Caravan into the dealer for the -mile maintenance expecting to have only the five items taken care of that are listed on the owner's manual maintenance schedule Inspect and Adjust Drive Belts Check Engine Coolant Level...

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Should I worry about a dipstick reading that shows oil ABOVE the full mark?

07.01.1996

Please settle a little argument my friend and I are having about engine oil levels I change the oil in my cars every miles I usually let the fast-oil-change places do the work More times than not when I check...

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Where can I find pictures of ancient automobiles like the Hupmobile or the DeVeux?

07.01.1996

I'm years old and my grandchildren won't believe that there was an auto called the Hupmobile or that I owned a DeVeux coupe complete with a rumble seat Can you tell me where I can get photos of these cars...

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How important is mileage when buying a used car these days?

07.01.1996

How important is mileage in buying a used car Why would highway miles be any different from other types of miles It used to be that miles was high mileage Now one sees cars with to miles on dealers' lots...

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