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What does a catalytic converter do? I need a new one but they won't have it in until the weekend. Am I safe driving with the one I have? The car is very sluggish going up hills.
My car has 127000 miles and have always used regular 5w30 oil. Will it help protect my engine to switch to synthetic oil. I hear a tiny tapping under cover on top of my motor, what might that be coming from? Do I need to fix something? I'm 61, a widow, and I don't know anything about cars
My car runs just fine most the time and recently it just turns off randomly after 15 mins it'll start back up and come on with no problem when it does it the battery and oil light comes on
I have a 2009 TL with 200,000 miles on it. Should I need to replace the timing belt? Thanks Tom (tbr2226@aol.com)
I failed an emissions test and the code was t1646 which is a sensor for a oxygen sensor . How many oxygen sensors are there. Should I replace all of them. How much do they cost?
heater fan stop blowing on all speeds
Where is the fuel filter located on my vehicle?

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