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The engine cooling system of My 1997 Maxima has always worked perfectly. Recently the temperature has started to vary during climbing to altitudes above 5000 ft. The temperature does not reach the high limit but goes to a new setting. Previously the temperature always maintained a constant setting of slightly below midscale even in Phoenix in summer. Can ...
I have a 1988 dodge Dakota. I can get the engine to rotate but will not start. I am getting fuel to the throttle body and I have replaced the coil, pickup coil, ran all new grounds, replaced distributor cap, rotor button. I ran several tests to determine that I am getting power from computer to coil and from coil to distributor but no spark from ...
I have to choose between Uniroyal Laredo Cross Country and Goodyear Tracker 2 tires for my Explorer. Aside from the 50k warranty for the Goodyear vs. the 60k for the Uniroyal, I don't see much difference. However, the Uniroyal will be $80 more for the set of 4. Where can I go to get a recommendation on which is better?
I own a 1977 Oldsmobile Delta 88. The starter, alternator, battery, and practically everything else of basic knowledge has been replaced with the exception of the Transmission. What happened was a door was left opened and the battery drained. No big deal, I had it jumped the next day and let it run a good hour before shutting it off. The next day I go to ...
I went to ford for oil change and they put the coolant where the oil goes, then the car coolant light was coming on. My service contract that I paid $4,400 for wouldn
Hi Patty! I have nine children and am on my own because of an abusive situation. My husband is an automotive designer but has left us with an Yukon XL 2004 180,000 miles, needs ABS, router, pads, tires,etc.. It is a gas guzzler. I have teenage drivers and no money. He also stopped car insurance. I need to sell this car but want to know what would be the ...
Hi, I am coming back from overseas and I am buying a factory direct taurus x. I heard on a forum on edmunds.com that Ford is halting production on the Taurus X with sync. I wanted to find out if this is true. Can you please help? Thank you so much.

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