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my son is spinal cord injury c6 c7. We have a 1995 mercury with a blown head. Is it worth getting it fixed or buy a new motor? We travel 70 miles one way three times a week to rehab.
The oil dipstick has broken off into the oil pan. Is there a reason why it has to come out? I have a new one..can I just put it on? If it has to come out..is there a way I can get it out myself? Thanks!
Yesterday morning after my car sat for a couple of days, I had to use it to run to the store. Before cranking it I sat and pumped the gas pedal for a minute and the cranked it. It just turned over. I continued to pump the pedal and after a few tries it acted like it wanted to start but just teased me. I then tried pumping it as fast as I could while ...
Please tell me where to locate the fuel filter and map sensor on a 1999 Lumina. Thank you.
I am looking for a sports car that has good gas mileage. I LOVE the look of the Mazda RX8, is there anything you suggest? I am also considering a small cab pick up with good gas mileage. I am fine to buy a used vehicle, so what should I look for besides low mileage?
78 year old female...is this a reliable car for me?

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