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After the boating season I sometimes have two to four...

01.01.1994

After the boating season I sometimes have two to four gallons of gas mixed with outboard motor oil I like to start fresh in the spring Can I run the old gas through my car if I use a gallon...

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I presently own a Plymouth Voyager During the spring of...

01.01.1994

I presently own a Plymouth Voyager During the spring of I noticed what appeared to be tiny orange rust-like blemishes all over the body I took it to a local dealership and after a quick inspection it was determined that...

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I have purchased a Camaro hatchback with an eight cylinder...

01.01.1994

I have purchased a Camaro hatchback with an eight cylinder engine and rear wheel drive I have been advised that this car will be difficult to drive on slippery winter roads unless additional weight is carried in the back seat...

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On cold days when an engine is first started the...

01.01.1994

On cold days when an engine is first started the exhaust is visible as a white smoke Then when the engine warms up the exhaust becomes colorless Why is this John TOM Great question John My brother happens to be...

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My Infiniti G recently would not start and was towed...

01.01.1994

My Infiniti G recently would not start and was towed to my Infiniti dealer When I went to pick it up I was told that I was miles overdue on my oil change the dealer recommends changes every miles They...

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I never miss your column I have a problem with...

01.01.1994

I never miss your column I have a problem with my ' Eldorado Cadillac It starts up on the coldest days but when I take it for a drive and then turn off the motor to go shopping it won't...

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I just purchased a Mitsubishi Mirage The owner's manual is...

01.01.1994

I just purchased a Mitsubishi Mirage The owner's manual is missing Can you give me any information about how to get another manual Edwin TOM We're still trying to figure out where old owner's manuals go Ed I mean have...

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Cleaning a convertible's white top.

12.01.1993

Do you have any secret formula for getting a convertible top white Right now it is just dingy white Barbara TOM Well whenever I need to whiten-up the top on my ' Dodge Dart I just park it under the...

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Fixing a falling head/roof liner.

12.01.1993

How do I deal with a falling head liner in a Chrysler other than wear a ten gallon hat to keep it out of my eyes when I'm driving I've asked around at various parts stores and all they have...

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How did a plug get into my tire if I'm the only one who ever drove it?

12.01.1993

In I bought a new Mazda I am the only driver and have always had to put air in the left front tire because it seemed to need it more than the others I took the car to Sears to...

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