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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?
I have a 2001 Saturn SL and it has over 130000 miles. I can
My car has a timing belt. Can you tell me when is the recommended replacement interval for the timing belt and is it recommended to replace the water pump in conjunction with the belt?

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