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Ok well everything worked fine except it needed a power steering pump which I know how to do but driving it home the cruise control would work have the time everything else was fine except it had no radio in the car well once I hooked up a radio the inside lights started working are they didn't work before so thought ok cool then my power mirror button ...
I was driving and all the lights lit up in the interior dashboard and start flashing. I parked the car and then went back and it started up and drove again for a couple days then it started all over again. It has happened three times.
Is 190,000 miles too much for a 1999 Honda Accord, it's selling for $1,700
Looking to buy a new or used 2016 Escape. Test drove an SW with Ecoboost and four-wheel drive. Any thoughts on this vehicle?

What does the term "titanium" mean when listed for this vehicle.

I am looking to purchase a used rental vehicle from Avis. Amy guidelines. Purchasing strategies to use with a rental vehicle as opposed to off the lot?

Is it best practices to always replace brake calipers in pairs? If so, why?
I want a 2 door car with power steering and automatic transmission
My car was fine until it started making a noise in motor. I was at work and when I got a off work and started driving home, the engine lite came on and it wouldn't shift, and it would jump high rpms, and it would only go in third gear, and then it wouldn't go at all .

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