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My Toyota Camry 1998 has an automatic transmission which I have recently replaced. My uncle rebuilt the newer one and I even bought a new solenoid for it. But now everything works... until I try to reverse. At first we thought the brakes were froze. But we've checked and they aren't. No matter how much pressure we put on the gas pedal while it's in reverse, ...
Do you use more brake power in the front of the car or the back of the car?
I have a 2005 Grand Prix GT with only 42,000 original mile and bought it new, I am the only owner. My car was hit by another car running a light so I need two pass. side doors plus it needs a new sunroof, the original was completely destroyed! Also needs drivers side mirror and other minor damage. Do you think it's worth putting the money it will cost to ...
How long does it takes a mechanic to change brake pads and stop the squeaking?
My 1992 Honda Accord starts but will not go, like the brakes are severely stuck. It's standard transmission and recently we had to go in very high water!! What could it be ???
I purchased a preowned dealer loaner Mercedes Benz E 350 4 matic with full warranty & clean car fax. I bought the car for its reliability & safety. I have had the car for two months & have had three incidents of intermittent lack of brakes & sudden unintended acceleration just barely avoiding accidents. I took the car for service & they were not able to ...
Is it best practices to always replace brake calipers in pairs? If so, why?

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