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Hello! About 5mos. ago,I was driving and my car just quit. The oil light on my dashboard came on and it wouldn't start. It was hard to turn, but we pushed it out of the street. After sitting there for awhile, tried to start the car, but it would only turn over, but will not start. Had someone to look at it, said the coil pack and crankshaft sensor was bad, ...
I just took delivery of a 2012 Kia Optima Demo. My sales person told me I would have full manufactures warranty term. Less the 100,000 miles on the car. Meaning I would pick up my car aug 4th and I would have warranty till around August 2017. Now I have been told this is not true. I am being told my warranty started 10 months ago. I would not have ...
Does the Ford Edge comply with all California state laws regarding emissions, and all other regulations. This is important for the buyer who is transferring to california
I think my car has a blown head gasket. The engine light had been on for awhile, but everyone told me as long as the car is running fine, don't worry about it. It overheated once, and I immediately shut the AC off, and it was fine. Then a couple weeks later, my son was driving it on the interstate with AC and it overheated. Husband came to rescue it and ...
What is the largest size tire that will fit on the rear of my 69 VW Karmann Ghia? Also, what size will go with it and fit on the front? I am putting them on polished 5.5+15 Empi 5 spokes. I am putting on a new disc brake system with rotors drilled to fit the 5 spokes. I hope you can help me out with this question. Thank you.
When I get into my 2003 Mitsubishi Galant my A/C, radio, windshield wipers and headlights work. Then when stop, get out then and get back in, it will not start. I went to auto body shop and they said was alternator and replaced it, but friday it did it again! I just don't know what is wrong.
When I get up to 70 miles / hour steering wheel vibrates.

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