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I have a 2001 VW Bug, bought it 2 years ago this month. Everything's been great except for recently - when I put it in park and turn off the car. When I go to get in it again and try to go pull out, the gear shift sticks and it wont go out of park! I started setting the E-brake when I put it in park, and that seems to help, but sometimes it still sticks! I ...
Service engine light came on in 1999 Saturn SL2. Had oxygen sensor replaced already. Could it be bad gas or what else?
I have a Ford focus 2002 and the wheel is locked and the car won't start.I am assuming based on my research that it is the ignition cylinder that is out and that it the problem. my question is how would I go about this repair because I don't have money to pay a mechanic and this repair is not part of my warranty says ford auto. I can't get the key to start ...
I have a 1999 Isuzu Rodeo and I am currently having problems when I start the car. It takes a long time for the car turn over and sometimes I need to hit the accelerator to get gas. The car, generally, runs fine but this has been happening very frequently now and I know that it's not the starter or the alternator. Is this a fuel injection problem and if ...
Can you give me an idea of how much a shop should charge to do brake job on all 4 for a 1997 Plymouth Breeze. I believe he has to turn the brake drums on all 4.
My ac and defrosters aren't working. Today when I turned the van on it made a horrible sound, had a horrible smell, and started smoking. When I shut the defroster off it quit doing all of that and I was able to drive it. I have a 2000 Dodge caravan. What is wrong? How much will it cost to fix?
Car is an Olds Alero, 2001, with 78,000 miles.
I took my car in for a free 24-point check. The mechanic called and said:
1. Battery needs to be replaced. (Battery in car is original.)
2. Coolant is only good to -20 degrees; needs partial draining and replacing. I said it was good to -34 in Nov.05; he said it deteriorates or maybe someone added water to ...