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I can not utilize the compare car yellow button on the top. I log in to my car page and then press the yellow compare car button again and the page asks that I log in again. What is going on?
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I recently bought a used BMW 2001 M3 - a dream car for me ( a former racer but now a rather poor(er) widow). Less then a month after the purchase the battery and the throttle actuator died. This cost me time and $1300 and the dealership of course said "we have no liability" - "sold as is". Please note that the ONLY place I could get a battery!! was at a ...
I am a delivery driver and the last few years have had trouble skidding in bad weather. What type of tires would you recommend? Should I get snow tires for the winter? If so, all 4 or just front or just back? Is it ok to use those tires year round or would I have to change them in warmer weather?
I would like to finance a vehicle but I want it only in my name! What steps do I need to take?
How many miles can I generally go before having to install new brakes? Chevy Tahoe 2004?

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