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My car keeps stalling. On March 27, 2008 I had a Idle Control Motor replaced on the Jeep. On April 1, 2008 the car started doing the EXACT same thing. This will be the 4th time the car has gone to the shop. Is there something that the guy is missing? I have to drive with two feet. As soon as my foot comes off the Gas it stalls. My next move is taking it to ...
My check engine light is on and I am having a problem getting my car inspected, I do not think my car has any serious problems.
2005 ford f350 automatic 5.4 liter. code p0022 intake camshaft position timing - over retarded (bank 2) . does this mean I just need to advance the timing? When truck gets hot there is a clattering noise. I have been told by a service advisor that it needs to be inspected for damage to the cam bearings and if so i will need new cylinder head(s). Please ...
I've gotten myself into a pickle and I need to know how to get out. Somehow (temporary insanity, I suppose), I allowed my husband to convince me to sign a 5-yr. lease on a new 08 Toyota Tundra. The payments are killing us, especially since I have a new car (08 Hyundai Sonata) as well. He is in denial and thinks we can keep up both payments and make a ...
My question is this: I am a realtor. My Jeep Liberty lease is up this month and I am considering two very different vehicles. 1. The Acura RDX - it's a small SUV that is quite luxurious however, it only takes premium gas and gets 17 - 18 mpg in town driving. It drives well and I like sitting high above the road. 2. The Toyota Prius - looks ...
I have a 2000 Honda Accord. My transmission gave out last week. When I went to research online the warranty for a Honda transmission, I noticed the web was inundated with information regarding the faulty transmissions that gave out early for 1998 - 2002 Hondas. My car has less than 70,000 miles. I had brought my car in for the very expensive 60,000 mile ...
Patty, my credit is too bad to get a car, plus the car I have is a cnac car that I cant get out of. They stuck me good with 9000 in bad negitive equity on a ford taurus 2001.

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