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purchased new Mercury Sable 2003, only driver. I have 2 problems. (1) started dripping oil, from under the hood, I had to put oil x2 since the last oil change, as it is now dripping more oil. It does not burn oil, no smoking etc. (2) problem with the interior lights doom light, door lights, all the windows up/down. this is (intermitten) it seems to happen ...
Question: If I'm going to take the most logical step and pay for it myself, what should that step be? (My gut is to try to replace the struts.) ''' This problem started immediately AFTER struts were replaced as a result of a recall (prior to the replacement there was no problem). Again, the struts are not the originals, but ones that Toyota replaced them ...
1986 K30 4x4, belongs to my husband, I want to replace the front brakes and calipers fro his b-day. I read a lot of instrucrtions and advice on the net. The only item is that all sites do not show where does the anti-rattle clip is located. I understand how it all goes together except the clip. do you have any advise or diagram??? during the brake ...
I have a 2005 Audi A4 fwd cabriolet and I need 4 tires. It is the beginning of winter here in Pennsylvania so I will be driving in rain, snow and ice until spring/summer. I like a comfortable and quiet ride. Please help with suggestions. Thank you!
When I start the defrost in the morning sometimes it warms up, but as you start driving it starts to blow out colder air. What could cause this?
My Pontiac Sunfire makes a static sound when I start it when it is cold outside - sounds like it is coming from the air vent on the driver's side - heater is fine - no lights coming on - no problem running - just when I start the car - Could this be a belt or the radio?
How much does one door weigh on this car? Toyota Celica 2001

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