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Dear Patty: I own a Nissan Altima 2001, my brakes do not hold very well when I am reverse parking in a space, they appear to grip and let loose and bumping into the car behind me, my mechanic told me its the master cylinder that the cause, can you please tell me is the reason, I recently had changed the brake linings on all four wheels, since then this ...
Where is the thermostat located for a 2001 Malibu. How much trouble to change it myself.
I drive a Kia 2001 Sportage. Over the Christmas holidays it broke down. I got it to the dealer - and they said it needed a new valve/head and they did a whole bunch of things on the car - which cost me over $2,000 CDN. The problem is since getting back the car, I engine check light keeps comming on, indicating a whole bunch of new problems. First a fuel ...
I am considering buying a VW Passat (2001) for approximately $10,000. The car has 41000 miles on it and looks to be in great shape. I've yet to take it to a mechanic for a final check, but I was wondering what your opinion is based on the information I gave you. Thanks, Renee
Do I need a smog certificate to sell my 2001 used car in Massachusetts? Thank you
Our 2001 Chev. Blazer heater starts on hot enough but after a min. or two really cools down depending on the out side temp. at middle fan speed. The thermastat was changed.
I have a 2001 Dodge Intrepid with 87,700 miles. My need is that it has a problem (which when I purchased it) gas line leak, and to have it repaired will cost approximately $800). I'm living on my pension, and at this time need what I have so far for living/medical, expenses. ($1099/mo). I called Capitol One and got a payoff of the car and its around $9800 ...

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