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Hello, so my red dot came on and went off car drives totally fine, but my inside heater / ac switch stopped working and my front two power windows stopped working. Oh and my temp gauge does not move. Other then that the car runs and sound fine. All fluids and good and changed . SO I have no clue what to even look for.

My 01 caravan sports isnt shifting so i took to tranmisson shop and was told to replace the Transmission solenoid box. $155 later it worked all for 30 minutes then went back to hard shift, no shifting, again. Help. Is my transmission shot my only transportation I'm at a lost

Cant get spark to plug's. Wont start, but was until i shut it off, and then would'nt start back up no spark.

Unable to locate idle air control valve on my 3.7L engine. It's NOT on the throttle body and is nowhere in sight in the Engine area. Is it inside the throttle body?

What type of oil should I use besides Chrysler brand

What type of oil should I use? How often?

I had took my 1996 Honda accord ex to get smoked and they didn't pass my car because my speed gage that let you know how fast you are going is not working I have put a new sincior on my car and was told to drive it at least a hundred miles and it will be ok but the speed gage still dont work and now i have electrial wires that have burned up and thats in ...

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