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I have a Mustang GT with a five liter engine...

01.01.1996

I have a Mustang GT with a five liter engine If I drive for a short distance miles and turn off the motor when I start it up again the oil light comes on and there is no oil showing...

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Any chance my extended warranty will cover a delaminating paint job?

01.01.1996

I have a Dodge Caravan which I purchased new with an extended warranty I would like to know what you are supposed to do when it has under miles on it and the paint starts peeling real bad I mean...

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I am years old I am writing you about my...

01.01.1996

I am years old I am writing you about my dad's car He has a Dodge Aries with a four cylinder engine fuel injection and an automatic transmission The car has miles Over the past year the car has developed...

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Could letting the engine run idle for 36 hours do any damage?

01.01.1996

While I was away on business my wife locked her keys inside her car She decided to wait until I got home to unlock it but unfortunately she didn't realize the car was running Approximately hours later when I got...

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How do I replace the fuel filter on my Ford F150?

01.01.1996

I own a ' Ford F- with the ever famous liter cylinder engine It also has the five speed manual transmission I love this truck and would not give it up for anything--especially since it's paid for The problem is...

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Is it true you get better gas mileage using cruise control? Why?

01.01.1996

I recently purchased a ' Ford Probe Cars certainly have come a long way since I last bought one years ago I'm new to cruise control but it didn't take very long to be sold on it However I have...

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A classic case of GMPSS: General Motors Power Steering Syndrome

12.01.1995

I have a Chevy Cavalier When the temperature outside gets into the s or colder the power steering will feel like it's not working for about seconds After that time it seems to warm up and work normally This problem...

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Even a Jeep couldn't have so many things fail at once. What's the culprit?

12.01.1995

I have a Jeep Cherokee with a four-cylinder liter Jeep engine Over the past year my four wheel drive has started to engage only part way the cruise control won't hold its speed it drops slowly and the dash vents...

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Does 20mph in speed make a difference in fuel efficiency?

12.01.1995

Please help settle a dispute with a colleague She insists that there is a negligible difference in the amount of gas used going mph vs mph I say there is an optimum gas saving speed and for most cars that...

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How long can I store anti-freeze?

12.01.1995

I bought three gallons of Prestone anti freeze several years ago but used only one What is the shelf life of this stuff Will RAY Forever It'll keep your shelf from freezing forever Will TOM Actually a couple of years...

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