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On a long trip, I turned my car back on and the speedometer was no longer working. The mileage stopped ticking over. Sometimes the speedometer needle acted crazy then stopped again. Then the other day, car lost power as if it was going to konk out. Any clues? 1997 Honda Accord
I am considering purchasing the CarMD diagnostic tool. I am 72 years old and need to know where the CarMD port would be on my car. I cannot crawl all around the car looking for it is location.
I just purchased a new Jeep and had a horrible experience!! Here is what happened. We went back and forth for 4 or 5 hours. We finally agreed on a price of $27,995. Well, when we went to sign the paperwork, there was a $2,000 bank fee attached to it because our credit was bad.Which made it $29,995 plus all the other charges. We are trying to build up our ...
Hi I have a 2003 Hyundai Sonata. My low beam headlights will not work. Ive bought the H7 bulbs like I have been told. I am thinking it might be a fuse but not sure.
I have a 1980 trans am that ran when it was parked 6 years ago. I am now interested in restarting it. Is there some fuel system cleaner that would save me from buying a new carburetor, gas tank, etc...
Hello, I bought a 2008 Toyota Camry 6 days ago from a used car dealership. The total amount for the car was $15,780 with $3,000 cash down payment. Today I see on the deale's internet site that the car is listed for 13,999. Can I renegotiate my contract with the dealer? Or is it too late, because I already purchased the car? Thank you in advance.
How do I remove paint from my tires and wheel wells of my 2007 Murano? I was UNABLE to avoid 1 gal. of water-based paint in the road and fortunately had towels and water to remove the paint from the car but not the tires. By the time I got home to do so, it is not coming off.

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