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We own 1994 Cadillac and a 1994 Volvo 850 wagon. About every two months one of the cars (if not both) are in the shop for repairs. I added up all the repair bills (not oil changes) for the last three years, took the most expensive year, divided by 12 months, then divided by 2 cars. The cost per month per car was $300. Since we couldn't buy a new or ...
I have a 2002 Pontiac Montana with about 60k on it. About 5K miles ago we had the brakes completely redone by our local Pontiac dealership. A week or so later the rear passenger side wheel began making noise during braking. We returned to the dealership for a no-charge adjustment/repair. Now the same wheel is making noise again during braking. Should I ...
The tire pressure monitor constantly lights up on my 2005 Toyota Corolla. And just as frequently I check and adjust the pressure on all four tires. The pattern of low/adequate pressure is random - sometimes the tires will be fine, sometimes one or more will be off by 1-4 pounds. The history is this: I don't use the car that much. When I had my 3,500 mile ...
with the carmd it states 3 vehicles per month,does that mean each month you can input 3 more vehicles that are not the same as the prior months and is there a fee for the repots
Which car is safer, the new honda CRV or the toyota highlander?
What are the ratings on the Hybreds? Who else makes them besides Toyota and Honda?
I'm looking at the Toyota Highlander and Camery. How long does it take to earn back the extra cost of a hybrid? Any overall views on the Highlander vs. the Camry? Thanks!

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