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My 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe won't change gears. It will run fast speed, but won't change a gear.
On my 2001 honda accord, when the odmeter reaches 100,000, will it start over at 1?
Help 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix Does Not Start, Does Not Turn Over, No Sound At All [SIZE=1pt]I have a 2004 pontiac grand prix, my car stopped starting i have some what of an idea what might be the problem, ok so for a while my car would sometimes give a problem of not wanting to start, I turn the key over and nothing but after trying a couple times, jiggling ...
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)

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