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2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0 manual transmission. The alarm will just activate for no reason while the car is parked and locked. Any ideas for a cheap and quick solution?

To disable the alarm my boyfriend disconnected the battery. When I reconnected the battery both the alarm as well as the interior lights (dome,map) don't work. The fuses all seem to be fine. What's wrong?

I'm trying to make a more educated decision on the purchase of my next vehicle (within the next month or so) and need some advice from someone who knows much more about cars than I do. I have a few very specific needs that require a very specific vehicle, but now that I've identified those needs and narrowed down the vehicle search, I'm still ...

I have a 5 speed 03 chevy cavalier . Is there is a transmission button and where at in car is it at ?

I have a 2003 Hyundai sonata that has 108k which will be paid off feb/March 2019. I had to repair to engine belts last.month and then oil gasket cover in which I had to repair and have to keep my eye on the oil every week and get the oil change every so often NOT BY THE NORMAL MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE EITHER. So I looked at a 2008 Nissan Altima 2.5 s model ...

I bought 2 sets of tires for this truck and I wanted to know if I could use them on a different car?

I have a 2007 Honda Accord my car will not stay on unless if my foot is on the gas and the brakes and something is popping under the hood it did not run hot what could it be


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