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ok after many a men tried and failed I decided to do it myself. here it goes. I bought a F-Windstar 2003 at that time I knew the drivers side window did not work , It came with a new regulator and the wiring had to be spliced into my original wiring that plugs into the bottom of the silinoid. I was not the one who replaced this whole unit. And he had much ...
My check engine light is on and the cruise light is blinking. My heat shield was taken off a few months ago because part of it came off and they said i did not need it. Is this the problem?
Greetings, I have a 2003 Pontiac Montana minivan which in the past hasn't given me too many problems and has fairly good gas mileage. It has a 3.4 engine, but now a couple of different mechanics tell me the head gaskets need to be replaced......in other words, a lot of money. It has about 187,000 miles on it. I'm 62 and have preferred minivans in the ...
2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport has had the battery reinstalled. Radio code lost in my move from NY. Asked the Mitsubishi dealers in person & over phone for advice. "Buy the radio" or "We found the code for you, come in". Am 70 year senior! I just want music & news once in awhile. Reside in Spring Hill, FL. Read that code info on radio inside & possibly can ...
CEL light came on 3rd week of Dec-2012. Light stayed on. Car was parked for 1 1/2 I was out on vacation. When I came back on April 17th, battery dead, went to get a new one at Toy dealer. A month later the car lost power. Took it to a mechanic kept on giving code P0171..mechanic have checked and installed new or used parts: MAF, fuel injectors, fuel ...
What is the cost for the computer on this type of vehicle?
AC does not work , compressor is not engaging . I want to add air conditioning but can not locate port to add air conditioning fluid. Where is the port located.

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