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I have a 2001 Ford Taurus, the door ajar light is on but no doors are ajar. Also the power locks quit working when this happened. The remote lock does work. Any ideas???
I have a 1997 CV-R. To my knowledge, the brake fluid has never been flushed or replaced. When should this be done? Thanks!
I have a 2006 Chevy Malibu. The fuel gauge keeps going up and down while driving. So I do not know how much gas in in the car. Is this something that I can replace myself?
Hi Patty, I lease my Honda Accord 06 about 36000mi. should I buy it? I love it. Thanx,M
I need new tires for my 06 Mercury Montigo (18") Should I buy the Big O Tires Euro tire (by the way, who makes this tire for Big O?) or the Michelin Hydro Edge. I drive 50K a yr of mainly interstate miles @ 75mph. Smoothness and quietness of ride are my absolute requirements.
Patty...I am thinking of starting an automobile oil change service business....need tips of start up????
What is best way to shop for auto repairs? Can you recommend any shops? What if service garage says Will not give quotes on phone, only do diagnostic and take it from there. What is a decent diagnostic fee?

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