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I was told to negotiate the selling price of a car even if I plan to lease. How does this work if I want the car manufacturer
When would you change the transmission fluid in a CVT transmission like the nissan murano has. The book does not require but recommends 60k. Also do you think it is a good Idea just to replace all hoses and belts at 60k or just have them checked at every oil change. Should the mechanic be able to tell when the hoses and belts are worn down?
I JUST BOUGHT A 1992 PONTIAC GR PRIX. SOMETHINGS HAD TO BE FIXED ON IT. THE INSURANCE WAS FAXED OVER , AND THE USED AUTO SHOP WAS GOING TO DMV TO REGISTER IT. WHEN THEY FIXED THE ODOMETER INSTEAD OF 133,000 MILES IT HAD ABOUT 190,000. HOW LONG DO THOSE CARS LAST? IT SEEMS SOUND THE ENGINE SOUNDS GOOD. I LOOKED LONG FOR A CAR THATS INEXPENSIVE AND HAD TO ...
My car was hit in an accident. The insurance company of the person who hit me is paying for everything. The estimate for the body damage to the passenger side doors and front bumpers seemed pretty high - close to $3,000! But as I said, the other insurance company is paying it without a fuss. Also, the repairs are scheduled to take nine days! Of course, the ...
Why is the NO factory available spare tire on this 2007 Volvo C70?
Hi Patty My 2006 E500 Mercedes Benz gives out a very foul moldy odor every summer. I have to draw the windows down for a few minutes before it gets any better. I have taken the car to the dealer 3 times for repair. Last year, they replaced the condensor unit, but it still smells! How can I ask for a refund on a $60K car? Please help.
Are Acuras good cars and is it true that I have heard they are high end Hondas? Would it be wise to move from my Lexus to an Acura? What is the most luxurious car in the Acura lineup?

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