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I've had some costly experiences with blown head gaskets Never...

09.01.1992

I've had some costly experiences with blown head gaskets Never having read or heard of preventive measures I wonder if periodic re-torquing of the head bolts would help What is your advice Edgar TOM You must have gotten a torque...

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I read your recent column about blind spots on the...

09.01.1992

I read your recent column about blind spots on the right side of your car But what about the blind spot on the left side Why not use a wide angle mirror there too Is there any thing I can...

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The windshield on my Lexus ES developed a film outside...

09.01.1992

The windshield on my Lexus ES developed a film outside the surface cleared by the windshield wipers Normal glass cleaning liquid would not cut it So I tried cleaning the area with a green nylon pad called Scotch Bright along...

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Got a problem In I bought a new Dodge Ram...

09.01.1992

Got a problem In I bought a new Dodge Ram their small pick-up made by Mitsubishi I liked it well enough to buy another one in when my company bought the ' It's the same truck except with the sport...

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I read in my owner's manual that my oil gauge...

09.01.1992

I read in my owner's manual that my oil gauge should only drop below when idling My Chevrolet Corsica drops down to or regularly after the car has warmed up when it's not idling Since my extended warranty expires in...

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I have a Chevrolet Cavalier with a four cylinder engine...

09.01.1992

I have a Chevrolet Cavalier with a four cylinder engine and miles My problem is it loses antifreeze but only in the coldest weather You can see wetness under the car and I have to add more fluid sometimes after...

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I bought my lovely wife a Mazda Miata for her...

08.01.1992

I bought my lovely wife a Mazda Miata for her birthday a couple of years ago She enjoys driving it in warm weather and wants to keep it in good condition for many years She stores it during the winter...

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At the auto parts store I've seen brake fluid listed...

08.01.1992

At the auto parts store I've seen brake fluid listed as both DOT and DOT Are these two compatible I've been told by a friend that these two should not be mixed in the brake master cylinder or it will...

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I am driving a Toyota Camry with an automatic transmission...

08.01.1992

I am driving a Toyota Camry with an automatic transmission While I was waiting for a traffic light to change my car was hit from the back I was in Drive at the time I think the other car's speed...

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I own a Honda Accord five speed with miles I...

08.01.1992

I own a Honda Accord five speed with miles I change the oil every miles and monitor all other vi tal fluids The car gets good gas mileage and runs fairly well but I have a problem with white smoke...

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