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Thinking about buying a 2005/2006 Grand Cherokee limited 3.7 litre motor do with around 14000 km do you know of any problems with this model car!

Firstly let me say I am not very mechanically minded. Please forgive me if my descriptions are in layman's terms. Any help will be greatly appreciated. I'd like to give a full history, so this most may be lengthy. Any help and advice will be greatly appreciated. Also please note I'm in South Africa, so prices will be in Rands. (Roughly 10 ...

Hello I have a 2014 kia forte5 hatchback. I am looking to trade it in for a much needed work truck. However i am upside-down around 6000 on the car. The car on kelly blue book is worth between 7500 to 8500, and currently i owe about 15000 on the loan (Bad choices) i know, now in order to get out of this upside-down loan and get the work truck that i ...

Hello, How are you. I am a student from Pakistan who is currently studying in Dubai. I will be getting my driving license in 2-3 weeks hopefully and the difficult phase starts from there as I have choose between various cars. My budget is around 100000 AED. I have shortlisted about 2 cars and need your advice before making the final decision. The two ...

The van is currently getting an engine repair that I am paying $4000 for. While changing out the engine, the mechanic stated that the transmission fluid is leaking. Also that the battery that was placed inside the vehicle does not fit this make and model. How much should it cost (approximately) to repair a Dodge Caravan transmission that is leaking ...

My son's Celia GT (140000) is consuming oil, almost one quart every other week and there are not visible leaks. Today I saw some oil spills in the hood after using it. I open the hood and I found the oil cap totally loose and upside down. Is the second time I find the cap as that and the first time I told him to be more careful at the time of ...

My 2015 kia soul blew its engine on may 22. Thete was no advance warning, it was 800 miles overdue for its oil change. 71,400 miles on it. Bought it used in 2016 with 33,000 miles from a Ford dealership. There is no recall on the cars engine, although the symptoms of the failure are identical to those recalled. Warranty issued by Ford dealership did not ...


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