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I have a 2007 Ford Expedition an it has a little over 50,000 miles on it. I keep up with all of the manufacturers recommendations on maintenance however I am getting conflicting advice from 3 different service stations, one being the dealership, about what REALLY needs to be done at 50,000 miles. Since they are using synthetic products is there really a ...
In June of 2011, I bought my very first new car ever - the new Fiat 500. It is great on mileage, however I drive nearly 1,000 miles a week and have put 20,000 miles on it already. Since I have never bought a new car, I am wondering at what point I should "trade up." I was told not to go over 30,000 miles without its losing value, but I will be ...
Please help me! I purchased a used car from (business name removed). I was told that when I purchased the car I was also purchasing a "gold" warranty package. The only paperwork I remember signing was the actual contract that has Serv. Cont. and a price. 6 Weeks later I received my warranty package and it was for the "bronze" warranty. I have been fighting ...
I was charged 58% MARKUP on parts for car repair. Also, was told I would be getting new starter, turns out to be re-manufactured . Should I raise hell?
I need new tires, but I can not afford to buy all four, so I planned on buying two now and two next month. My mechanic tells me that if I do that, to make sure the new tires go on the back wheels. Why is that? That will leave the balding tires on the front for another month and I don not know if I want to do that. Should I take his advice?
The first time I fueled up my gas tank of my 2001 Ford Escape, I noticed my emmission light stays on.Sometimes it feels as if the car is swaying front to back or vice versa.What could be causing this?
Hi. Our OB has 84K miles on it. Today found out it needs 2 head gaskets, a timing belt, and the water pump is leaking fluid. Ballpark estimate is $2,500. Also, last week backed into a tree and got a $2,000 estimate for those repairs. My friend swears that it would be ridiculous to pour that money into it at this point, saying this is the tip of the ...

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