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My car keeps stalling. On March 27, 2008 I had a Idle Control Motor replaced on the Jeep. On April 1, 2008 the car started doing the EXACT same thing. This will be the 4th time the car has gone to the shop. Is there something that the guy is missing? I have to drive with two feet. As soon as my foot comes off the Gas it stalls. My next move is taking it to ...
I recently bought a used car and am under warranty for the next 3 mos./3000 mi. The belt on the car squealed and broke and the car is now in the shop. I have been told that the AC compressor needs to be replaced to fix the problem. Does the system need to be flushed? Do the accumulator, orifice tube, filter dryer, belt AND fluid need to be replaced to ...
Help! My 95 Toyota Corolla just required a new left drive axle for $220 last month but the engine still runs rough. The mechanic (who I trust) put industrial strength fuel cleaner (90%) in to smooth out the engine and it ran like a top for about a month or so. After a new tank of gas from Krogers, last Thursday at midnight while driving home in dry ...
What would be a good used vehicle to purchase if I want 4-wheel capability, the best gas mileage possible and a smooth ride. I live in the foothills, drive about 60 miles a day and have a bad back. I cannot have a rough riding vehicle. Comfort is so very important to me.
I am looking to install the 2540i Aero Turbine muffler to my 07 Camry Se V6. 07 Camry V6 has dual exhaust. Their claims of improving MPG and low end torque got me interested in buying their products. IMO the 2540i looks much better than anything I have seen. I have watched some clips of this exhaust and like the sound a lot. Very aggressive and mean when ...
Dear Ask Patty, This is a letter I am sending to a dealer in my community that I visited Saturday 4/12/08. this letter explains what happened, I thought you would be interested since this dealer is affiliated with this website. Thanks for reading this, any response please copy me. Sunday April 13, 2008 Jay Wolfe Toyota West County Steve Maher ...
I have enjoyed reading over your web site BUT why do you only recommend dealerships for service. My wife and I operate a small auto repair shop where integrity honesty and service tops all. There are some independent shops that provide personal service without pressure. We educate our customers when any repair is needed. I also recommend your web site to ...

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