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My VW EOS won't start for the 3rd time in the past 2 months . During the first time, thank God I was at home. The car would click but would not start. The dealership replaced the battery. A few weeks later, the car would not start again. Same symptoms - clicking noise but this time would start but would cut off immediately. The alternator light appeared ...
When I start my car up I hear loud ear piercing beeps, what do they mean?
Should I buy a 2012 Honda civic with 155000 miles? It will come with a maintenance plan free. The purchase price is $7800.00.
I have a 1998 Honda accord lx 4 cly five spend the power steering fluid is leaking. I noticed when the car was idiling it wasn't leaking but when I drove the car it left two lines of power steering fluid about two feet apart. I replaced the power steering pump and o-ring then drove the car around the block but it still left two lines of power steering fluid ...
My jeep had a gas leak dude to Chrysler not sealing the gasket after replaced the fuel pump. Since having the gasket sealed, my jeep does not want to start after you fill it with gas. It did throw a code the for leak detection pump which has been replaced and made a different. However, my jeep still has to sit for a few minutes before it will start after ...
I've had my neon for a month and a half. When I got it, the driver air bag had been deployed but replaced, has aftermarket exaust, bigger than normal sized tires, auto. I noticed the temp gauge was a little higher than normal a couple times but goes back to normal shortly after I notice it. Today, while sitting in traffic, the temp gauge gets almost in the ...
I have 85k miles on my TB. Would a synthetic oil be good to convert to? If so, what weight would I use?

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