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My Honda Accord instrument panel shows the number -289. What does this mean?
I am in the market to purchase a car. I would like to know if I should lease or buy? What are the pros and cons of the two options? Thank you.
My Volkswagen Jetta drivers seat is burning my butt! It get's really hot. What is the solution to it?
We were told the left CV boot is leaking. Is this a critical repair? We will be pulling a boat with this vehicle soon and wonder if we should get the repair done before we leave on vacation. Can just the boot be replaced and not the whole axle?
How much does a yaw sensor cost for this make and model vehicle?
I changed my steering rack and later did alignment. The mechanic opened the steering cover where the horn switch is to finally correct the alignment. after some time I realized that it was becoming very difficult to start my car any time I wanted to start it. Now the car cannot start at all. If you put the key in and turn, it will unlock the steer but the ...
I changed my spark plugs and my car started smoking from the tail pipe. It was as if it wasn't getting any power and cut off by itself. What is the problem?

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