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my son is spinal cord injury c6 c7. We have a 1995 mercury with a blown head. Is it worth getting it fixed or buy a new motor? We travel 70 miles one way three times a week to rehab.
I bought a used 2002 BMW 325i and ever since I've had it, it has had nothing but problems. Example: had exposed wires which caused a fire, needed a new AC two times, window motor died, had covered light which included: check engine, engine coolant, & service engine, and many more problems! Now I am stuck in an auto loan with the car that is a HUGE money ...
How do I find out what year my Ford motor is in my 1978 F-150? The motor was changed.
Thank You for your time! My sister has an older BMW convertible 90's or 80's. When she has her dog in the car she places the handle of the leash through the parking brake handle located in b/w the 2 front seats. I think this is very dangerous. The dog is a 2 yr old pit, weighing 45-50lbs. She usually drives w/the top down and if the brake get's pulled up ...
Hi girl- I saw a TV commercial on ABC's BigGive that Ford Motors has Educate to Escape.com to help people but can't locate it.What do you know??
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 ...
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 ...

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