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We want you to break the news to us gently...

06.01.1993

We want you to break the news to us gently Are we both gullible or what My friend and I both dropped on a gadget that is supposed to increase our gas mileage It's a four inch magnet which straps...

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I recently bought a used Geo Prizm It has every...

06.01.1993

I recently bought a used Geo Prizm It has every feature I want except air conditioning I just assumed I could have it put in later Now a couple of auto mechanics have told me that it's a bad idea...

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Last month I went to a car show and swap...

06.01.1993

Last month I went to a car show and swap meet and saw a Ford LTD for sale This car has only miles yes original miles This car is in showroom mint condition inside and out and the car was...

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Our Honda Accord LX purchased new in April of now...

06.01.1993

Our Honda Accord LX purchased new in April of now has miles on it not bad for two seventy-year-old drivers We have followed the Honda handbook recommendations for maintenance every miles At our last maintenance miles the garage placed a...

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I recently bought a Toyota Corolla station wagon my first...

06.01.1993

I recently bought a Toyota Corolla station wagon my first new car since It's front two-piece seat belts are horrible The shoulder harness theoretically stays fastened all the time But if I leave it fastened it catches me my parcels...

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I have an Chevrolet Caprice Classic with miles I have...

05.01.1993

I have an Chevrolet Caprice Classic with miles I have driven cars for a long time but have never had this happen before For the last two months every time I put on the brakes a loud sound of escaping...

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I enjoy all your columns and value your opinions but...

05.01.1993

I enjoy all your columns and value your opinions but the articles that really grab my attention are the ones that concern older cars I a single self-supporting lady fast approaching retirement am the original owner of a Ford Escort...

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I had a recent experience with my Ford Taurus station...

05.01.1993

I had a recent experience with my Ford Taurus station wagon that I would like to share with you I parked overnight in an underground garage and couldn't get the car started the next morning I had to be towed...

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Please settle some confusion My husband says the term idiot...

05.01.1993

Please settle some confusion My husband says the term idiot light comes from the fact that the car is an idiot and cannot comprehend why the light is lit I say it's because people are idiots and have no idea...

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I drive a MGB yes every day When I ease...

05.01.1993

I drive a MGB yes every day When I ease off the accelerator at - mph like when I'm going downhill the car does an almost constant series of small backfires until I accelerate again The problem seems to be...

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