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Should I allow my shop to use Fluid RX Sampling on my car?
My VSC and Engine Light started going on every time I filled up the gas tank of my Lexus IS300. Since my battery is bad I thought it may be due to that. I was on the highway and car stopped accelerating. I drove it home slowly when I put in park to open the gate to the driveway the car wouldn't drive or reverse. My husband changed the battery thinking ...
the coolant light keeps flashing red, but the car is not overheating
My 1999 Honda Accord EX - The temperature hand will move up then fall down as I'm riding. This happens when I orgininally start it in the morning and will do it until it's been about 7 miles down the road. I'm not sure if something is wrong. It's never done this before.
Where should I go for new tires in Orange County, CA? Is there a website I can use for tire shop ratings to better select where to take my car?
There is a squeaking noise coming from the front of the engine, near the fan and belts on my Dodge Durango. It's louder when the engine is idle, but you can hear it all the time. What might be causing this?
My Chrysler 300 is equipped with all of the buttons for the Uconnect system. I just recently purchased an Apple iPhone and wanted to sync the phone with the car. When I tried to sync my iPhone the system says the car is not equipped with Uconnect. If the buttons are there, is there a way to get uconnect added through Chrysler?

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