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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?
I just inherited a 1984 Caddy Coupe De ville that was my aunt
Hello. I am buying a used car and would like to drive out to see it with a mechanic before I purchase. What is the Los Angeles equivalent of lemon busters?
I am trying to buy a new car. The dealership has been screwing me around for 3 days. When I finally went in last night they told me I had no credit score and they had a used car picked out for me because they said I was only approved for a certain amount. I even have a trade in. I am not comfortable with them picking my car out and they never really ...

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