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How do you change the tire of a Jaguar X-Type?
I am in the market to buy a vehicle and I found what I wanted and it is pre-owned certified 2009 Jaguar XJ. When I went to test drive the car, it was gone for the weekend, a manager had taken it. When I went back the following weekend the manager had been fired and the car had scratches that were not initially there. Despite the ordeal I would like to buy ...
While I was driving down the road in my Dodge Dakota, the radio went off then check engine light came on. Then truck died. I pulled over and the truck started back up. What could be the problem?
The Owner of a local german repair shop told me it would cost $450 to $500 to fix the back brakes on my Mercedes-Benz ML350 after looking at them without taking the wheel off. Is he overcharging me? I had all 4 brakes fixed on my CLK 320 for $500.00?
I just had my Subaru Outback's oil changed at 32,000. They recommended at 30,000 the front and/or rear differential fluid should be changed. I believe that it true and I asked them to do it. They said they could not find a rear differential. Then they said they couldn't find the plug for the front differential. Is the dealer trying to get business at ...
I just ordered a set of headlamps for my Hyundai Accent. Can I replace them myself, or should I see a mechanic?
I have a 2005 Hyundai Tucson and it has been jerking when I drive it. I took it to AAMCO in Rancho Cucamonga, Ca. They said it's more than likely that my catalytic converter is clogged. Does anyone have any feedback and/or advice as to where I can take my vehicle for repair? Thanks!

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