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I bought a car from a dealership about 6 months ago, and I found out later it had been severely wrecked. It is an 06 and had 13232 miles when I purchased it, still under the original warranty from the manufacturer. What are my rights? Can I demand they buy the car back for failure of disclosure, it was not stated verbally or written the car had been ...
I want to sell my car private party vs. trading it in, however I prefer not having to disclose my personal contact information. Any suggestions or recommendations? Thank you!
Why does my trac off light stay on in my car?
My 2008 acadia makes a noise like a spring is loose. what do you think it could be?
1995 Altima won't start - Battery good, starter good. Changed spark plugs. Changed wires. Changed distributor cap & rotor. Performed spark test (spark looked weak, but is present at plugs & coil). Tested coil primary (1.4ohm) & secondary (13.43ohm) resistance. Tested power transistor resistance (had resistance where it should). Checked fuel pump fuse, good. ...
I have 1996 Maxima. It would crank over and start but then die. It has very low idle and sometimes normal. Check engine lite on.
I have a 99 Toyota Corolla.I replaced my passenger side strut mount. It was worn and cracked and would have broken at any time, so I went ahead and did it at 120,000 miles. My car is now at 147,987 and the same strut mount is broken. This time, it is wobbling in its spot. I have to wait for my next pay to buy the mount and install it. How dangerous is it to ...

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