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My car will not hold a charge overnight. How would I know if it is the alternator? The battery seems ok...all the lights come on.
Hi, I just bought a cd player for my 850 but was not give the security code is there any way to get it without paying for it from the dealer. thanks
Patty - Great site. I am a recruiter / trainer for a dealer group in the midwest. I have a couple of new sales professionals that happen to be women. I am looking for some ideas to share with them to market themselves and get the word out about their new chosen profession. I do not have to tell you that they are in the minority, however I also know ...
The automatic gear shift on my 2003 Toyota Camry has started locking up and I cannot drive. The AAA guy gave me a temporary solution (he showed me a small area to the left of the gear shift that was hidden, opened it up and when I press it down, the gear shift moves. Why is the car doing this-can you tell me? Any idea what it should cost to repair?
My beater Honda has 207,400 miles on it and is probably is not worth much more than $2000 because of the cosmetic condition inside and out. It needs a new timing belt and rear struts. I just had new front brakes put in for $560. Three estimates average the work for the timing belt/water pump, and struts out to be about $1150. At this point I am not sure ...
How do I increase my 4.3L to a 4.6L engine?
Patty, I wonder if you're website might be looking for any good ideas for Father's Day Gift shopping? 75% of our buyers are females looking for automotive gifts. Please visit our trademarked items at www.bustedknucklegarage.com We sell direct and through such companies as MAC Tools, Advance Auto, Summit Racing, CSK Auto etc. Thank you for ...

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