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Hi! I took my car a few days ago to Jiffy Lube and they said I needed my antifreeze drained (was brown) so I had it done. Now my car temperature light went on almost to the top on my way home! What should I do next bring it to a Chrysler Dealer? I drove just a short while to get home! Should I have it towed in..check the fluids...me or my husband are not ...
When is the first service on my car not just an oil change? I mean service like tires, brakes fluids. thanks
My car was just in the shop for a steering problem. I was told it was a power steering rack that was leaking. They confirmed what I told them & checked the fluid and found it was low. Just had my oil chg
i put transmission fluid in where the brake fluid goes how do i drain it????
My car oil light has been on for a number of weeks. I took the car in for repair and it was recommended that I change the oil (it was about 5,000 miles overdue). The repair shop went on to "sell" me on maintenance work at the car has over 100,000 miles, i.e. spark plug replacement and replacing all the fluids. When I picked the car up, the oil light came ...
What brake fluid do I use and where do I put it in a 1996 dodge stratus?
What does it mean when my car is leaking green fluid?

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