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My truck is cutting out. Not all the time, just enough to bother me. I have had the intake gasket, spark plugs, fuel pump, rotor bug, distributor and numerous wires changed. I am thinking a vacuum hose or something else simple but i have no clue where to start.
I have a 2001 Toyota Celica GT-S and recently my check engine light lid up. I took it to the shop few days ago and the technician hook up his device to my car and told me that it is probably my catalytic converter that is causing the problem. He told me that the part alone is really expensive. Hence, I told him to turn off the light for now and ill think ...
I am an ASE Certified Master Technician that has retired and and gotten a part time job. I drive a light duty service truck for a AAA contractor in Virginia. One of the biggest problems I run into is women who have no idea about their cars but really want to learn! Back in the late 60s and early 70s Chrysler had a program called "Women on Wheels" which I ...
Hi Patty: I have a 2000 Nissan Xterra with 183,000 miles. It has run really well up till now. The Xterra has started to idle erratically and when you try to go from a stop, the rpms drop from around 1100 to 500 and the car feels like it is going to stall. I had a tune up done, which did not help the situation. The mechanic I went to connected my ...
Ok, here is my horror story and believe me, I was surprised that such a reputable car dealership could have these type of people working for them because after all, word of mouth is important which is how I ended up there. I purchased a brand new BMW in August 2010. I test drove a 2011 but I saw this white on that I liked. he saleman was up front with ...
I am considering buying my Audi A4 Quattro that I have lease for the past three years. The residual value is $18,852.75. I have found the Audi dealers in my area not willing to budge on price. However, I am wondering if I offer to buy this below the residual value if you think there is any chance they will negotiate. It is only got 20K miles on it and ...
How important is it to get the fluids flushed in my vehicle like by car book tells me?

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