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The steering on my Cadillac Sedan DeVille front wheel drive...

04.01.1993

The steering on my Cadillac Sedan DeVille front wheel drive sticks when turning right but not when turning left This only happens when the engine is cold After a few minutes everything is fine I've had it looked at by...

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I'm getting ready to purchase my first automobile this summer...

04.01.1993

I'm getting ready to purchase my first automobile this summer and I have my heart set on an old British sports car I'd either like an MG or a Triumph Spitfire However my parents aren't exactly thrilled because they feel...

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I have been through the same process with dealers many...

04.01.1993

I have been through the same process with dealers many times Currently I own a Ford Explorer The dealership advises me that it is against federal law to disconnect the chime feature that drives me crazy every time I open...

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We drive a Ford Aerostar minivan The gear shift is...

03.01.1993

We drive a Ford Aerostar minivan The gear shift is on the floor between the driver and the passenger seat It's an automatic transmission The problem is my husband drives when we go through the mountains and he likes to...

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Why does cruise control have an extra on-off button on...

03.01.1993

Why does cruise control have an extra on-off button on the dash Is there any damage caused by leaving that switch on all the time and using the switch on the stalk to turn the cruise on and off Tony...

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I really enjoy reading your col umn and thank you...

03.01.1993

I really enjoy reading your col umn and thank you for the valuable information which I share with other family mem bers I have a question I don't think you've ever answered It seems that our fuel gauge reg isters...

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Why don't starters have a safety feature on them which...

03.01.1993

Why don't starters have a safety feature on them which would prevent them from engaging once the engine is already started It seems to me that this feature would be fairly easy to implement I'm convinced that I ruined the...

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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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