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How much oil does a 2012 Chrysler 200 hold?
When I open my powered hatchback of my 2005 Toyota Sienna on cold mornings, it power raises, but will often then power lower. In a way it seems like it has "hit" something at the top of its raising cycle, but there is absolutely nothing above it. It happens whether I open it using the handle, the button in the car, or the remote. It seems to only happen ...
car is smoking from the time it is started,clouds of hot white smoke.idle is high and wont drop,fluctuates from 1 to 2 rpms.i have a 180i Honda ballade
All electrical windows will go up and down as designed, except drivers window started messing up about 6 month's ago. The last time I put it down. I had to beat on the door while pressing the electrical button to get it to run back up. I haven't tried it since, beause I'm afraid it will not go back up. Could that be due to a blown fuse or a more costly part ...
I have a 95 Ford Taurus. Somehow my washer fluid keeps getting contaminated, by what looks to be dirty coolant (I don't really know). I keep the car in a garage and apart from a drip or two nothing seems to be leaking, nor does there appear to be anything overtly wrong with the hose set up just as they should be. Have you dealt with this before? Can you ...
How do I replace the cigarette lighter in a Jeep Cherokee?
I live in New England and travel 35 miles 1/2 hw and 1/2 off roads to work each way to work. Plus I do alot of in town driving. Snow and Rain are my biggest concern. Can anyone recommend the absolute best performing tire for these conditions and region.

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