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I recently learned my beloved Ford Explorer, "Dora", has an internal transmission issue (will not know exactly what until they "open her up"), a rear engine seal leak and a leaking thermostat housing. It has about 93,000 miles, but everything else works perfectly(power windows/locks/AC/starter/etc). In the past 2.5 years, I have invested in $1700 of ...
Hi: My husband and I live in Canada, just across the border from Washington state. We have a 2004 Pontiac Vibe (built by Toyota) with 92,700 KM (about 68,000 miles) on it which we like, generally. It is going to need about $1200 in brakes and tires later this year, and the CD player is shot. Otherwise, it is fine, in great shape with no accidents, and ...
I need new brake pads and rotors for my car. I figured it would be cheaper to buy them and then have a mechanic install it, vs having the mechanic buy it. I see various prices and brands and am not exactly sure where to start. What should I be looking for and is there brake pads and rotors designed especially for my car. It's a 2009 Dodge Caliber
I have a Mazda 3 2004 sedan. It has 4 speeds. It has about 125,000 KM. I get all the normal oil changes done and brakes as these are normal. I noticed about a year back, from time to time the check engine light and the AT light would turn on. When the car is in park, and you move it to reverse it jerks. It shakes the whole car. It would turn on and ...
I have a 91 honda accord ex. I had the engine replaced about two months ago with a rebuilt one with 45000 miles. When I put it in reverse it goes to fast when coming out of a parking lot. I can drive it for about three miles before the engine light comes on. Then it seems as though it is getting ready to stall out when I stop at an intersection, but it ...
This car has only 35,000 miles on it, has 6 cylinders, and new brakes. I want to tow a 5 x 8 utility trailer 500 miles. Will it work?
I have a warning light that indicates a P within a circle around it. Has to do with something pertaining to the parking brake system fault. now my car won't start. What might the problem be?

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