Tag: 1981

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why does the gas pedal in my car release when i brake hard or turn on the air conditioner
Jul 21, 2016

Unintended Acceleration with A/C Running Wasn't by Design

Dear Car Talk

Jon's Ford Fairmont gained some uncool pep when he turned on the a/c. 

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Dec 01, 1993

Which is better: an '81 Chevy Malibu or a '75 Volvo 242 GL?

Dear Car Talk

Help I am faced with the dilemma of chosing between cars I am and my mother is making me choose between her old car a Chevrolet Malibu and my current one a Volvo GL The Chevy has miles and the...

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Aug 01, 1993

Changing the timing belt every 45k miles (instead of 60k) might save the engine of your '81 Ford Escort.

Dear Car Talk

I recently purchased a very used Ford Escort stop laughing it was only I know that they are prone to valve train meltdown When mine does melt can I install a later model engine to avoid a recurrence Dan TOM...

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