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The timing chain on my Sable broke while driving down the interstate and ruined the engine. I had recently had a check engine light on and had made an appointment for the next day to get it looked at when the chain broke. I am looking into replacing the engine instead of looking for a new car, any recommendations or thoughts? Also, is there a tensioner ...
overdrive light flashes rapidly
I have replaced the thermostat, the thermostat housing unit the radiator cap and flushed the radiator and it still is overheating..What do I do??
I like 2014 Cadillac CTS. Is it electrical in it's operations?
Where is the yawrate sensor loacated on a 2002 Toyota Highlander V6 AWD? VSC and CEL lights are on all the time. Code C1336 is stored according to OBD ll scan.
the manual calls for synthetic blend 5w-30. I can not find the usual Pennzoil 5w-30. should I use another brand of synthetic blend or go to Pennzoil 5w-30 full synthetic.
I had the 1992 Honda Accord running to warm it up but when I came out there was oil on the ground coming out of the tailpipe. I saw very little smoke but lots of oil.

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