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Is the motor supposed to be in neutral and runing to check transmission

What type of oil should I use in my 2009 Lacrosse

I have an Audi A7 2017. I recently drove for 4 hours in a bad weather situation, where there was a sandstorm for a while and had to drive up town for 4 hours. After that, I noticed my car from the front wa a bit different regarding the skin of the car. Do I need to wax it? Or buff it? Or what exactly? Thank you in advance. Sincerely, Nouran

So I just got my oil changed at Jiffy Lube, and they said my car, a GMC Terrainm has a crack in the rear axle. I live in New Jersey. What can I expect this repair bill to run in parts and labor?

There is key lock in my car on the drivers side in between the gas and trunk buttons,what is that for?

Hi, I have a 2015 Dodge Dart. I recently changed the battery and polarities were opposite of what I am use to and hooked it up wrong.. I blew the blue 200 amp fuse on top of the battery but the car still started and drove normal. It lost power steering, all climate control and touchscreen capabilities. The check engine light, traction control and power ...

When ever I turn on my headlights or turn on my blinkers or even turn on the heater my Honda dies down. Why?? I put an new battery and alternator on it and it still does it can u please tell me why 


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