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I own a Ford Escort Recently the car overheated due...

03.01.1993

I own a Ford Escort Recently the car overheated due to a faulty fan relay The car had only miles on it and now I need a new engine In the future I was wondering if it would be a...

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My car is a Toyota Tercel The problem is that...

03.01.1993

My car is a Toyota Tercel The problem is that last June the car wouldn't start So the local gas station replaced the distributor Then the same thing happened in September November and January The last three times the distributor...

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I need help with a car problem It's a Chevy...

03.01.1993

I need help with a car problem It's a Chevy Impala with a V- The automatic transmission has been leaking a quart of fluid a week for about six months The problem is that the engine oil keeps going up...

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Please resolve an ongoing discussion in our home Should the...

03.01.1993

Please resolve an ongoing discussion in our home Should the air conditioner be turned off when you shut off the engine My theory is that if you turn off the a c when you start the car it won't cause...

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I'm a real troubled man I have a lemon and...

03.01.1993

I'm a real troubled man I have a lemon and an angry wife I just bought a used ' Dodge Caravan liter with automatic transmission for my wife and twin boys My wife noticed that the engine often stalls in...

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I love your column and I have two questions If...

03.01.1993

I love your column and I have two questions If you're sitting in the drivers seat in a parking lot with the engine off and you're hit head on will the airbag activate How can I check my seat belt...

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I have a Olds Cutlass with an automatic transmission The...

02.01.1993

I have a Olds Cutlass with an automatic transmission The problem is that it will not shift out of low gear in cold weather The colder it gets the longer it takes for the car to shift out of low...

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I own a Chevy S- Blazer with and a five...

02.01.1993

I own a Chevy S- Blazer with and a five speed manual transmission For the last six months I've noticed--perhaps once or twice a month--when I start in first gear the stick shift will pop out of first making a...

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We own a Subaru GL hatchback It has been very...

02.01.1993

We own a Subaru GL hatchback It has been very reliable but has an annoying and dangerous idiosyncrasy Since the car was about a year old the seatbelt has stuck about three times a year When I take it off...

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I have a Thunderbird with approximately miles on it I...

02.01.1993

I have a Thunderbird with approximately miles on it I was driving on the expressway going about mph when I pressed on the gas pedal and lost power I had the car towed and my mechanic told me I needed...

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