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I bought a new Volvo GLT and really love it...

03.01.1994

I bought a new Volvo GLT and really love it At just over miles the oil level warning light came on I checked the oil level and it wasn't down to the add mark I called the dealer and he...

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Your opinion please Many of the newer cars and some...

03.01.1994

Your opinion please Many of the newer cars and some of the classier imports have an extra set of lights mounted under the front bumper When one of these multi-lighted beasts approaches--especially on a two lane road--it's hard to tell...

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I drove my Ford Taurus station wagon about miles parked...

03.01.1994

I drove my Ford Taurus station wagon about miles parked it and then came back two hours later and the rear window was gone Most of the glass was on the inside The frame was very clean and there was...

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Recently I purchased a Chevy Astro van with miles on...

02.01.1994

Recently I purchased a Chevy Astro van with miles on it Under normal circumstances it runs fine however on two occassions things have become violent The first occasion was late last winter when I was travelling in a light snow...

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I have a problem with which I can't deal but...

02.01.1994

I have a problem with which I can't deal but I have confidence that you know the answer I have an ' Chevrolet Caprice which I bought new It is now a second car with some miles I have a...

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I discovered your column recently and have been reading it...

02.01.1994

I discovered your column recently and have been reading it ever since There is something I have always wondered How does the oil circulate in a car Kara TOM Good question Kara It's a lot like the way blood circulates...

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The front end of my Chevy Bel-Air shakes and shimmies...

02.01.1994

The front end of my Chevy Bel-Air shakes and shimmies violently whenever I step on the brakes lightly It stops when I step on them harder Would improper wheel balance cause this Blaine RAY Geez Blaine I hope you're still...

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I own a five speed Acura Legend Coupe Recently it's...

02.01.1994

I own a five speed Acura Legend Coupe Recently it's been making a disturbing noise When I put the car into Reverse then stop and put the car into first gear I hear a terrible grinding noise as I go...

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I recently bought a Lincoln Town Car with an anti-lock...

02.01.1994

I recently bought a Lincoln Town Car with an anti-lock braking system ABS I've always been told to gently pump the brake pedal when stopping on icy or slippery surfaces Should I abandon this practice and let the ABS take...

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I have a clicking noise coming from the right rear...

02.01.1994

I have a clicking noise coming from the right rear wheel of my Datsun SX This noise comes and goes but it keeps getting worse and worse The noise always stops when I apply the brake My mechanic and Midas...

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