AskPatty Certified Female Friendly Logo

Automotive Advice

At AskPatty, we focus on giving the best automotive advice for helping people with their car questions. If you have a car question, start by asking our automotive experts. You can also use the search bar in the top right to search for a specific issue. All car questions are welcome and we look forward to helping you!


Ask a QuestionAutomotive Advice - Page 297 of 634


We have 2 college students at home for the summer who need cars for their jobs. We do not want to buy but wonder what options we might have. Possible short term lease or rental? Any suggestions? Thanks, Kim Platenik
My car came with an engine immobilizer but it does not have a regular alarm system that makes noise when someone tries to open a door or a window. I tried to have one installed at the dealership but all they could do was install one. Thank you, Mary
Since my "check engine light" was on, the dealer inspected and discovered it was the Air Fuel Ratio Sensor that needed replaced in my 2003 Avalon. I was told by (business name removed) the cost is $159.00 but would still have to get someone to install. the part is $221.72 from the dealer, but not sure if I would be able to get the right part. Could ...
2007 mazda 3 2.3L 4 cylinder....Im asking for help my cars front driver side headlight and taillight both went out on me. My boyfriend said it was the fuses but we replaced them and its still acting up...Should I get new bulbs? or may it be something bigger like a short?
I currently work for an automotive company that is certified through Ask Patty. I myself am certified through Ask Patty. My dilemma is one women that works for the company is paid less than the males. She has more automotive experience than i do ... I feel this isn't right and if a company is going to promote themselves as "female friendly" they should ...
What would be a reasonable price to replace brake hoses on all 4 wheels including fluid?
I have a 1995 Pontiac Sunfire with 114,000 miles on it. I realize this is good, and want to keep it for as long as I can as it is really good on gas mileage and decent overall. The problem is it has cost me so much money to repair. I got it in 2004 and had no problems til 2007. Since then I have spent $2200 on breaks, $1500 to replace the engine, $700 for ...

Need Car Advice?

Ask The Experts!

Looking for a New or Used Car?

Search for our Certified Female Friendly® Car Buying Marketplace locations

Help Our Charities