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I am not getting any heat for my defroster & car.What should I look for?
2004 lincoln navigator shifts out of gear without pushing on break.
how do i know which terminal is a "hot only" terminal in the fuse box?
Hi, I recently bought a used 2008 automatic Subaru Legacy limited 2.5i. We got it checked out by a mechanic, and it seemed fine. But after a few weeks the transmission started to jerk (especially at lower speeds)and it sometimes shakes when braking into idle. We had the transmission checked by 2 different mechanics but they cant find anything and the ...
I have a 2003 SLK 320 and would like to purchase a booster seat. I was told that the Mecedes Benz BabySmart Booster seats which are compatible to the vehicle (turn off the airbag) is recalled and the newer model Kid Fix car seats are not compatible with the year of my vehicle. My question is: Is there a Booster seat for kids 4-12 yrs old available for ...
I own a car that has 296,600 miles on it. It is a 1999 Saturn SC1. I bought it new in January 1999. It uses quite a bite of oil now. I would estimate it uses about a half quart every 500 miles. Do you think that it would be worth spending a lot of money to repair it since they do not make the Saturn cars anymore? Thanks for your ideas.
I have a Honda Element and it is now considered Totaled. I was wondering if when my insurance pays me the value if they then own it or is it still mine? I was told by someone I know that it was still mine but I was unsure if that was true or the person didn't know what they were talking about. Please help. thanks

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