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My 2008 BMW 1 series has 56,000 miles. Should I change my tires?
Jody Devere, I enjoyed your Forbes article about women and car manufacturers.I drive a 2014 Ford Fiesta and As a woman, I would like cars that have seats that go all the way back for resting. When I commute long distances, I like to pull over and rest. I feel safer when I have the option to stay comfortable in my car. I would purchase a car that has this ...
I test drove a 2011 Buick Regal today and noticed that the steering wheel always turned to the left when I put in park or turned it off. It never came back into proper alignment as all steering wheels do. I really loved the car so I went ahead with the purchase because the sales person said it was not a problem and they would check it out. But it's been ...
My front headlights stopped working on my 2003 Kia Sorento. What could be the problem?
My LED lights in my speedometer and heat/ac does not work on my 2000 Buick Century. The dash lights are working and the Buick Century is running great. What could be the problem?
My 1992 Ford Aerostar has an extremely high idle while in park and neutral. When driving, it accelerates on it's own to about 35 mph. When I brake, it tries to lunge forward. This happened several times before and after driving at high speeds down the highway but always went away. Now after driving on the highway this weekend, it is still acting like it's ...
My car has an extremely high idle while in park and neutral. When driving, it accelerates on it's own to about 35 mph. When I brake, it tries to lunge forward. This happened several times before after driving at high speeds down the highway but always went away. Now after driving on the highway this weekend, it is still acting like it's going 60 mph at all ...

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