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Hi Expert, I just received my license last week and is so ready to purchase a car, I looked into the cars magazine and saw some used cars but its to pricey for my budget. I work part time and make less than $17,000 a year. So I don*t really want to fiance the car, I want to purchase it off the lot. My instructor told me about going to an auction to bid on ...
My 2004 Chevrolet Aveo just recently died while my husband was driving it. He had it towed to the dealership where they told him the clutch was totally shot. The car is not quite three years old, only has 45,000KM on it, and has been driven with care. Nobody has learned to drive standard with it or anything like that. Is this normal that a clutch would ...
I have a 2005 chevy silverado 1500 pickup truck, 5.3 liter V-8 engine with engine code T. I am wondering if this engine has an iron or aluminum block and also if the heads are iron or aluminum? Thanks, Tommy
I have 2004 Dodge Ram when appling brakes the truck shakes sometimes worse than others.turned the rotors was ok for 4 months then started again. Rotors, pads or somthing else. No brake applied it is as smooth and quiet as any truck drives excellant. thanks ahead Clayton
I have a 2000 Honda Accord with 138,000 miles on it. It's going strong, but I wonder, with its age, should I replace things ahead of time to prevent breakdown? Like a water pump, or fuel filter. I know it needs a timing belt after 100,000 miles. Anything else other than regular things like tires?
I am 20 years old and wanting to buy a new car, an early-2000's model Lincoln LS V8 to be exact. I have no clue where to start... do I go to the bank first and try to get approved for a loan first, or go to the dealership and try to get a loan there?
My daughter drives a 1994 Honda Accord with approximately 130,000 miles. The ABS light has come on - is this something that needs attention ASAP? Also, we are debating whether she should take the car to college with her in the fall -but I would like to have it "checked out" beforehand. What types of things should I be looking for? THANKS!

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