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For some reason my trunk opens on its own. Usually when I pressed the clicker once to open it, only the drivers door would open. Now the Driver and the Hatch back open. The strange thing is that it doesn't happen all the time! so I have been using the key. But every time I get out I have to make sure that it's locked because sometimes, out of nowhere it ...
Sometimes screeching noise comes and goes off while driving
I have a 1991 Mazda mx6 non turbo manual. I just got an oil change and now i'm hearing a weird sound from under the hood. What do i do?
I had a lil tap so i added a qt of lucas oil treatment now it blows white smoke when i mash the gas. If i drain it and put a new filter will it stop smoking?
What oil does my car use conventional or synblend?
My car just shut off and I found out there was no oil -- but no engine or oil lights ever came on until it shut down. Only 100 miles past oil change . No over heat light or anything came on, the tow truck driver says it may have a shut-down feature so it won't overheat but not sure . Put oil in it and reset the battery and still nothing. Read maybe timing ...
I want to tune up my car which I only had regular oil changes, what do I need? car runs ok for now.

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