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how do I negotiate the best price on a Toyota Matrix?
I hesitate between buying a 2006 Bonavista XTrail from Nissan at a reduced price since they won't make them any more and a RAV4 Toyota 2007- I leased a Pathfinder for the past 4 years now I am buying
I would like to buy a Mini Cooper but the nearest dealer is 60 miles away. They said that they have to maintain it or else I will void the warranty - even for oil changes! Should I buy a used one close to home and not worry about having a dealer maintain it?
I had new brakes put on right before Christmas, pads, etc. They kept squeaking. . .I took it back and they put on new drums. Said the drums were bad and they hadn't noticed it before. So they didn't even charge me. Got the car back and the brakes are still squeaking. My son took the car back and they say it's because the brakes are new and they gave ...
My AC is blowing out this black, porous material. When I increase my ac it starts making very loud noises. What do you think might be wrong. Thank you.
Suddenly, my 2000 Dodge Durango started making a whining or humming noise on the expressway. Took it to Sears, they told me to take it to the dealers, as the rear end was leaking fluids. Can you give me more information? Thank you.
I have a 98 Dodge Avenger. The check engine light stays on. My car does not pass emissions test and the car is in the shop for three days now. The computer read outs do not tell them what the problem. All read outs say the car is operating fine. The only glitch is the car does not run well first thing in the morning. Can you help. I am afraid this is ...

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