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The definitive clutch-slipping test.

06.01.1996

My wife and I were driving across the country on a concert tour about five years ago in our VW Golf Starting uphill at a traffic light the clutch made a whining sound while she released the clutch pedal When...

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Bucking and stalling: engine or transmission issue?

06.01.1996

I have an ' Olds Cutlass Ciera A few months ago my wife was in the process of slowing down to stop on an exit ramp The vehicle started jerking as though the engine would die By the time she...

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Is there an organisation that rates the ergonomics of automobile seats?

06.01.1996

For quite some time I've wondered about the support provided by the seats in today's automobiles Specifically I would like to know if there is an organization or individual who rates automobiles based on how orthopedically correct their seats are...

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Another bad alternator, or a rare case of a Swedish syndrome known as "ground wire burnout"?

06.01.1996

Here's another Saab story for you My girlfriend has a non-turbo It starts fine idles for a while then stalls If you try to start it the battery just acts dead If you jump start it it will run fine...

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