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This is a 2003 VW Jetta 1.8L Turbo GLS model. It will crank but will not start. This happened intermittently over a few week period of time. I had gone out and messed with it multiple times and got it to start multiple times. However, now it won't start almost no matter what I try. Before when I got it to start, I had cleaned out the spark plugs which ...
This only started today but when i drive my four way flashers keep flashing and my doors sound like theyre locking as if i were hitting the lock button on my car from my remote. Yesterday someone had slammed my passenger door relativly hard and i didnt know if that could have anything to do with it or not.
How can I tell if someone has tampered with the safety cover that sits just under the gas cap on my 2013 dodge avenger
A red dot on the dashboard on my Chysler 200. What does it mean?
I switch the front end in a Honda Accord 1995 it's a manual and used automatic parts now front tires won't spin?
My Chevy Blazer S10 stalls or nearly stalls when I start it up in the morning to drive to work. It starts okay, but when I put on the brakes at a stop light and accelerate when the light turns green, the car acts like it's going to die, and sometimes does. I have to give it gas very gently or it will die. I have had mechanics at the local Chevy dealer ...
Grinding brakes on my Lexus RX350. What can cause this and how much should I expect to pay?

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