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Poke's new Subaru Forester wants to roll away on hills. Is the engine, clutch, or parking brake the culprit?
transmissions brakes clutches Subaru Forester 2016
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The Honda Odyssey is a comfortable family vehicle much beloved by owners. However, like all used vehicles, the Odyssey minivan has years and problems a shopper may want to avoid.
transmissions Honda Odyssey
Ken's 2015 Jeep Renegade hesitates before accelerating. His dealer says "they all do that" but is Ken being sold a load of horsefeathers?
transmissions Jeep Renegade 2015
Ted wants to know if coasting down a hill in neutral saves wear and tear, and gas.
transmissions safety fuel economy
A used Honda Civic is always a safe bet, but some years are much better than others when it comes to reliability and owner complaints.
transmissions Honda Civic Sdn 2001 2006
Is that little whisper saying "fix me" or "trade me"? Here's one story where the message is clear.
repairs trade-ins transmissions 2005
Shoppers looking for a Ford Focus should avoid these years to stay away from door latch issues and failing transmissions.
doors transmissions buying used cars Ford Focus 2002 2003 2012 2013 2014
Hesitation when trying to accelerate? Tachometer spinning with no forward progress? Your Tucson may have the DCT blues.
transmissions buying Hyundai Tucson 2016
Barb's Town and Country needs transmission work. Should she spend the money or put it out to pasture?
transmissions oil Chrysler Town & Country 1995
Rolf wants to know if putting his automatic into reverse immediately after starting will shorten its life.