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Hi. I drive a 1998 Nissan Altima GLE. 98,000 miles. Fully reconditioned and runs like new. About 2 weeks ago I was in a heavy rainstorm when a "jerk" excuse my French cut me off and timed his SUV to spray maximum water on my car. I was doing the speed limit. I guess I was going fast enough for him. Anyways, I immediately "felt" the motor or the engine in ...
Someone put balloons ! In my gas tank of my pt cruiser? I pulled three out of the gas fill tube? Now it running rough and hard to start? What should I do
My Subaru makes a whistling noise. It goes away when I engage the clutch. Sound is there whether I am driving or sitting idle. Thanks
when I slow down, esp when I am going into a turn, the car just cuts out. It scares me so! Usually it will start again, after a try or two.
I have a 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 2wheel drive 4.0 engine automatic transmission it has about 161000 miles and had been sitting up for about 8 months to a year and I am having trouble with it shifting gears. It goes in to first gear fine but it seems to take time for it to shift into second gear. It has only shift to 3rd gear once. I have changed the ...
Hello, I just recently read about reason why the battery wasn't holding a charge overnight. It happened that the trunk couldn't open. so it was modified not sure exactly what was done to it but I believe that is the reason the battery is draining. Could you please let me know if there is a way to disconnect the trunk light from turning on? Any help would be ...
how often do you have to change the thermostat , and how can you tell

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