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My car has a clunk sound on the passenger Front wheel It sounds like the wheels going to fall off But it doesn't happen all the time when it's really cold outside it happens a lot.
I am writing because I have a 2000 Honda Accord and I have been using synthetic oil. However my car now has over 300,000 miles and I would like to know is it safe to switch to a different oil. I personally prefer Castrol products. Please help. Also I have a remote for a 20005 Yukon that does not work; is there something I can do on my own that could ...
Our 2001 Subaru Outback: can a faulty water pump cause the cabin heating system to run irregularly? There is little rhyme or reason to when it is blows warm air versus cool air. We smell gasoline odor within the cabin on extremely cold days. The odor is so strong, I will open the windows in sub zero temperatures. Apparently, while the engine is still ...
My dad left me a car. In 2010 when I got it had 80,000 miles. Now it has 83,000. In your February 18, 2013 issue of Women's World I saw your website for women consumers. My change engine light keeps coming on, and check coolant. But, currently there is gas in the car and the coolant level is almost up to the highest top indicator. And, it does not get ...
When it rains and when I go to the car wash, there is a strange odour in the cab. Smells like urin. How can I find where it's coming from, or maybe there is a leak? Thanks Moon
Where can I find free information on how to replace the power steering pump, manuals etc.
I recently did not pass the emissions portion of my smog check (CA). Specifically the "HC (PPM)"section failed at 15mph. It measured 101 with a max allowed being 61. To remedy this, I had my mechanic replace the oxygen sensor (which was a previous problem months before) as well as a major tune-up and fuel injector cleaning. I went back to retake the smog ...

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