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MY JAGUAR READS GEAR BOX FUALT ON DASH BROAD.AND RPM DOES NOT EXCED 4000 WHEN ACCELARETING.WHAT COULD BE THE PROBLEM?
I was jumping the battery but got the cables mixed up and connected the positive to the negative and the negative to the positive. Some sparks flew. Now the car is dead. Is the electrical system totally destroyed? Is it just that I fried the battery? Or were some fuses just blown?
Oil is in the water overflow bottle but there is no water in the engine oil.Seems as though there is water in the transmission though.Has been like this for three months....van works fine but I have to add like 1 Quart of water every week.
Engine Light on a Ford Focus 2003....Code P 2008.Car works fine though.
When it rains and when I go to the car wash, there is a strange odour in the cab. Smells like urin. How can I find where it's coming from, or maybe there is a leak? Thanks Moon
My dad left me a car. In 2010 when I got it had 80,000 miles. Now it has 83,000. In your February 18, 2013 issue of Women's World I saw your website for women consumers. My change engine light keeps coming on, and check coolant. But, currently there is gas in the car and the coolant level is almost up to the highest top indicator. And, it does not get ...
How much should it cost to replace the transmission. All transmissions are rebuilted due to the age of the car. It's for a Buick Century 1997.

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