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Is This Caddy Desirable or a Dud?

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Dear Car Talk | Nov 21, 2017

The value of this inheritance may be dubious. 

 

auctions Cadillac Seville

Mar 01, 1998

What is causing this spark plug to keep getting fouled with oil?

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I have a Honda Civic wagon Over the last few years I've had the valves and rings replaced oil seals replaced head checked for cracks and maybe more I can't remember But the same problem keeps popping up The number...

valves spark plugs

Mar 01, 1998

Which do you recommend for safety: a Volvo wagon or a Toyota minivan?

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I'm in the process of shopping for a new car and would like your opinion I'm in a quandary over safety issues Our plan all along had been to get a minivan We have two young kids currently own a...

buying safety safety features Toyota Sienna Volvo

Mar 01, 1998

Reader responses to our survey: Should a 16-Year-Old Have a Car?

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couple of weeks we've been printing some of the responses we got to our Should a -Year-Old Have a Car survey RAY And while our readers were against the idea -to- the responses seemed to break down into two categories...

polls

Mar 01, 1998

Shimmying at a certain speed? Try getting your tires balanced.

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a bit of a rarity I'm and love my Volvo It's a with miles While most of my friends prefer sportier cars or big trucks I couldn't be happier with my squared-off Swede However something weird has been going on...

wheels tires

Mar 01, 1998

Camry's are notorious for carbon build-up on their valve stems as they age.

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We own a Toyota Camry four-cylinder with a stick shift and miles Whenever we attempt to pass another vehicle particularly on a hill or a curve we lose power and have to relinquish our position and glide sheepishly over to...

valves repairs carbon buildup Toyota Camry

Mar 01, 1998

Cold spell bringing on an axle issue?

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I'm from Huntsville Ala the home of the Space and Rocket Center and Werner von Braun the famous German rocket scientist knowing this tidbit now qualifies you as an historian of Huntsville Anyway I have a Mazda i pickup with...

noises axles differentials

Mar 01, 1998

If I see coolant dripping from my engine compartment is my heater core busted?

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I seem to have a problem with my ' Ford Tempo I have a leak in the cooling system and I'm stumped After driving the car I often hear the sizzle of coolant hitting the exhaust I can sometimes see...

leaks hoses coolant

Mar 01, 1998

Is a 100lb dog enough reason to justify buying a Chevy Suburban?

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We need your help in resolving a dispute We have done our research and have come up with three possible new cars Ford Expedition Chevy Suburban and Chevy Tahoe We are now ready to throw darts and choose one Our...

SUVs buying

Mar 01, 1998

What to do with this Tercel's plugged up radiator.

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My ' Tercel temperature gauge approaches the red mark when I drive on the highway At speeds under it's fine Turning on the heat inside the car seems to make the needle go down a little I have had the...

radiators