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As part of a "settlement deal" between myself and the dealership, I am having a full set of Shrockworks skid plates installed on my new XTerra so I can have some peace of mind when driving on back roads. The dealership and the installer intend to have me sign waivers concerning any potential damage to the car while installing or anything that may happen ...
My 2007 (new) Volvo XC70 pulls to the right. Tires, balance, wheels, etc. have been checked by dealership. Nothing found. Also, there seems to be excessive noise on the highway.
I have a 1998 Cadillac DeElegance, the model is no longer available. My car has 167,000 miles on it, body and interior is in great shape. Turn Signals need to be replaced and the head gaskets need to be replaced, which means they "drop" the engine to repair. The cost will be $3500. I know this is an older vehicle but the ride, gas mileage, and body are ...
I am trying to buy a new car. The dealership has been screwing me around for 3 days. When I finally went in last night they told me I had no credit score and they had a used car picked out for me because they said I was only approved for a certain amount. I even have a trade in. I am not comfortable with them picking my car out and they never really ...
My daughter and her friend went in to a local dealership and test drove a van. The salesman quoted my daughter a price to trade in her car and she stated she would need some time to consider everything and talk to me (her mother) because my name is on her car loan. Saturday, her friend went in and tried to turn the van back in but they wouldn?t let him ...
I have a 2000 Honda Accord that has a bad Catalytic Converter. The dealership quoted me at $1300 to fix. They also told me that if I didn
is it true that car dealerships want to get rid of their cars before the new year in order not to pay new taxes on the cars. Do you get the best deals if you by a car before the new year comes in?

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