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I am the proud owner of a Ford Crown Victoria...

07.01.1994

I am the proud owner of a Ford Crown Victoria which is approaching miles In the four years since I've purchased it I've never changed the oil I am using a Frantz Oil Filter in addition to the regular spin-on...

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I had a problem with a run-away car I had...

06.01.1994

I had a problem with a run-away car I had a Delta Royale with miles on it I was driving up a slight hill and stopped at a stop sign near the top The car evidentally stalled out and I...

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My Toyota Corolla has a problem that has stumped three...

06.01.1994

My Toyota Corolla has a problem that has stumped three mechanics in Texas where I'm in school Too frequently after driving around in the hot Texas sun I will not be able to restart my automatic car following a short...

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What does Doc Fee mean I was charged for Doc...

06.01.1994

What does Doc Fee mean I was charged for Doc Fee when I bought my new car Melanie RAY Doc Fee was the obstetrician who did the delivery on your new car Melanie TOM Actually it's short for Documents Fee...

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I have a Pontiac Grand Am with only miles on...

06.01.1994

I have a Pontiac Grand Am with only miles on it I bought it new and it was under coated at the factory The car runs great but the problem I have is with the body It has three times...

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Our local Mobil station sells octane gas for cents a...

06.01.1994

Our local Mobil station sells octane gas for cents a gallon They sell octane for a gallon and they sell for a gallon My car uses octane If I use half a tankful of octane and half a tankful of...

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I have a Chrysler New Yorker with miles The heater...

06.01.1994

I have a Chrysler New Yorker with miles The heater and air conditioning system blower doesn't work The dealer tells me the part will cost and the labor at least another Is the dealer planning to get rich at my...

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I recently bought a Dodge Ram Van I bought the...

06.01.1994

I recently bought a Dodge Ram Van I bought the optional Magnum V so I wouldn't have to concern myself with overheating while towing my foot boat and running the air conditioning I have no problem with overheating But the...

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Is it ever acceptable to drive a car until it...

06.01.1994

Is it ever acceptable to drive a car until it breaks down and then decide whether or not to repair it I own an ' Ford Escort which needs about in repairs on the engine and transmission I have been...

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Like a lot of cars these days mine is equipped...

06.01.1994

Like a lot of cars these days mine is equipped with cruise control I use it a lot on the highway My question is when I hit the brakes and slow down while using cruise control is it better in...

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