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A/C fan works, but frequently makes a squealing sound as if the fan is hitting something. What is wrong, and how much to fix?
My car needs some body work. It is a Tidewater Blue Honda Fit Sport 2008. It is just taking a bunch of knocks. what I would like to find is someone who will find the parts in salvage instead of from the dealer, to save money. I need a rear bumper and a driver side front door. the work does not have to be done all at once; I know it takes time to find ...
The first time I fueled up my gas tank of my 2001 Ford Escape, I noticed my emmission light stays on.Sometimes it feels as if the car is swaying front to back or vice versa.What could be causing this?
told my exaust leak is in the front flex exaust pipe. any way i can patch it?
I need new tires, but I can not afford to buy all four, so I planned on buying two now and two next month. My mechanic tells me that if I do that, to make sure the new tires go on the back wheels. Why is that? That will leave the balding tires on the front for another month and I don not know if I want to do that. Should I take his advice?
I have a Saturn SC1 with over 276,000 miles on the car. I would like to give the car to my wife but I would like to know if it would be worth it to give her the car to use. Would it cost much to have it checked out at a female friendly dealer? I have owned the car since it was new. Thank you for any advice that you could give me. I haven not had very many ...
I was charged 58% MARKUP on parts for car repair. Also, was told I would be getting new starter, turns out to be re-manufactured . Should I raise hell?

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