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After long hours studying the service manuals of several brands...

10.01.1992

After long hours studying the service manuals of several brands of cars I have concluded that you may be wrong about thermostats car warm up and coolant flow A car's thermostat keeps the coolant circulating in the engine until it...

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My dealer says my wheels must be re-balanced each time...

10.01.1992

My dealer says my wheels must be re-balanced each time each time he rotates the tires The tire manufacturer says the wheels should only be balanced when the tires are mounted or remounted My dealer got a little huffy when...

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I have a Olds Cutlass Supreme I have had to...

10.01.1992

I have a Olds Cutlass Supreme I have had to slam on the brakes several times to avoid unexpected obstacles Each time I make a panic stop the left rear of the car swings out to the left and forward...

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I have a Volvo DL with miles on a gasoline...

10.01.1992

I have a Volvo DL with miles on a gasoline en gine and automatic transmis sion It behaves oddly in the morning when the car is cold When starting from a dead stop or rounding a corner the car engine...

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My eleven year old son let his pet mouse escape...

10.01.1992

My eleven year old son let his pet mouse escape in my Dodge Van It took five days to catch him after he ran up my pant leg while I was going mph and nearly caused me to have a...

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I have a liter Chevrolet S- pickup truck with an...

10.01.1992

I have a liter Chevrolet S- pickup truck with an automatic transmission with overdrive I recently had a major tune-up service done and they discovered some fif teen or so small brass shavings while changing the transmis sion fluid They...

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I have driven cars since the Model T In the...

10.01.1992

I have driven cars since the Model T In the early years before automatic transmissions I routinely shifted to Neutral at stop lights or in heavy traffic When I bought my first auto matic transmission car in I continued to...

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I just moved to Arizona and am worried about my...

10.01.1992

I just moved to Arizona and am worried about my first summer here I need to know about window tinting I have four small children who are al ready wailing about hot seat belt buckles every time we get into...

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I have an ' Mustang V liter with an automatic...

10.01.1992

I have an ' Mustang V liter with an automatic transmission It has miles on it After a tune up I was told I had a fuel leak and needed to have the carburetor rebuilt or replaced So I had...

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My husband continually drives the car by putting pressure on...

09.01.1992

My husband continually drives the car by putting pressure on the gas pedal then releasing and letting the car coast until it slows down a bit then more pressure and so on Needless to say this is very uncomfortable for...

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