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Hi, My mechanic recently told me I needed to get the timing belt on my vehicle replaced (along with the water pump) because my 1995 Honda Accord EX has 215,000 miles on it. I have had the car for a year and the previous owners don
I recently bought a new r500. When I picked up the car they had not detailed it. They promised to do it but never did. It cost me 240 dollars to have it done. Who do I write to, to complain and get some remedy. I would hate for anyone else to have the same experience. georgette
I have my own mechanic. I am a mechanic as well. 37 yo female and have been working on cars since 1985. Here is my problem. I was gifted a 1986 LeSabre from my grandparents. 76000 original miles. G
I drive a 1995 Volks Cabrio - with almost 200, 000 miles on it. Recently, it has been "missing" especially after I sit at idle in traffic for a while. A good long drive at steady speed doesn
I have a 2005 BMW 325i, 28k miles. The dealer tells me the tires are wearing unevenly and recommends an alignment and tire rotation. (I had the tire rotated last year on their recommendation; they didn
The check engine light on my car came on about a week ago. When I got it checked out, the message said "Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold." I would like to get a full diagnostic run so I can figure out exactly what is wrong with my car. How much is it to get a full diagnostic run on my car?
What is the real price on a 2001 Volvo C70 with 92000 miles in fair condition? Should I worry about the turbo?

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