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Problem #1: My A/C blows air but it is not cold. Question #1: I need to know if I can buy a coolant and just pour it in some place? A guy friend suggested that could be a simple solution. Says that since I have a newer vehicle, "charging" my A/C will not be necessary. Unfortunately, I don not know where to put the coolant, if that is the solution. ...
I keep receiving things in the mail about an extended warranty. What is an extended warranty and should I buy one?
Three weeks ago I purchased a an RX8 off the lot of a GA Toyota dealership. It need an ABS Sensor to get it running correctly which the dealership said they would fix. After three weeks in the shop of a Chevrolet dealership (not Mazda, although they claim to have a Mazda certified mechanic there), I still do not have the car and my first payment is due in ...
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.

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