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I have a 2001 VW Jetta GL TDI. It has 130,000 miles. Recently it has been having episodes of not accelerating as normal. It comes and goes. The last time it happened it would not go over 30 mph with the gas pedal to the floor. The next day it ran fine. The dealership looked at it and said it needs to have the carbon build up removed and possible turbo ...
I have a V6 2.5 2000 Sebring. At first the car would idle so low when coming to a stop it cut off. They supposedly ran a diagnostic on it at the dealership and told me to replace the upstream 02 sensor which I did.That did not work so I took it back. They said replace the downstream sensor..it did not work. I took it back and they wanted me to leave it so ...
My a/c is blowinng hot air and it was just serviced
I am having problems with my 2002 firebird. when i start it up it backfires and also I am smelling gas fumes really bad. When I try to drive it he car does not want to go.
I would appreciate if you let me know whether a Honda accord ex 1992 qualifies for the cash for clunkers program. How does one know which car is qualified? How does one go about it? If above mentioned car does qualify where do we go to buy a new car? We live in Cleveland. We do not want to spend too much. We would prefer a Honda or Toyota or Nissan with ...
I have 98 mercury tracer with 103,000. Runs good, no problems. Should timing belt be replaced and if so should I go ahead and replace water pump while everything is off for future maintenance problems. and costs. Or wait and keep driving since no problems at present.
What is the highest amount of mileage a 1999 Lexus GS300 can withstand without any engine problems?

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