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Hello. I am wondering if I have a serious problem with my emergency brake. After releasing the brake and heading out on the road I hear a very little squeaking noise. It is coming from the back of the car. If is raise and lower the parking brake handle a few times the noise goes completely away. Is this a big concern or should I just live with it. I don't ...
The Toyota dealer is saying my catalytic converter needs replaced...for the cost of $1600. I have 157,000 miles on my SUV and I'm wondering if it's worth the repair? Also, they mentioned I could just have "one side" replaced...what the heck does that mean?? Thanks, Amy
I need 4 new all season tires for a 2004 Nissan Maxima SL, traction handling good sidewalls what is a very good tire?
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 ...

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