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What Pushes Brake Pads Away

What moves the brake pads away from the brake rotor when you remove your foot from the brake pedal

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COVID Driving: Can Gas Go Bad?

These days I’m only putting about 3,000 miles per year on each car. I drive each car at least once a week. If I fill up both cars, I can probably go t ...

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Why Does My Seatbelt Always Lock Up?

Why is it that my driver’s seatbelt always locks up when I pull it out, and then I have to let it go back in again and try again?

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Subaru Forester Issues May Start with the Clutch

It sounds electrical to me, Connie. Based on your description, I assume that, when it doesn’t start, there’s no current getting to your starter. The f ...

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Review

We test and review the Ford Mustang Mach-E battery electric vehicle. Here’s why this is a game changing vehicle for Ford.

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Hot Weather, Long Drives, Temperamental Car

What happens is that in hot weather, an older fuel pump relay can overheat. The conditions under which it typically overheats are after a long drive, ...

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What the stars say about your car for 4/18/2021
Prepare for an argument about temperature settings that will result in more heat that you'd like for some time to come.
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  10. Capricorn
  11. Aquarius
  12. Pisces

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