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Its been a pretty cold winter in Ohio this year, the coldest one in 20 years with temperatures at 20-30 below zero. I've been home for winter break from college and I hadn't been driving my car much because it needed some repairs done on the windshield wiper transmission otherwise I could not see in the snow. My heating was perfect when it worked and the ...
When I turn on my radio on my 2002 Lexus RX 300, the antenna motor makes a horrible grinding sound for about one minute. The antenna doesn't go up or down anymore; it's stuck in the upright position. What kind of damage am I looking at here; what might have caused it; and how much, in the ballpark, what might it cost to have repaired? By the way, the ...
I have a 1997 Chlysler Sebring LX 2.6 hard top. My water pump is fine I changed out my radiator hoses. My thermostat is fine and my car is still running hot what could it be? According to my gauge its not. I cannot find a leak but I'm leaving water behind. Its not coming out of the tailpipe or anywhere that I can see. I only have condensation coming out of ...
Not a car question but a car book question....we used to have a book around that was great for training women. It compared the automotive systems to human anatomy. I haven't been able to find it and I was wondering if you know the name of a book like this. Thanks, Nicole
I don't get good gas mileage like I used to, what should I do? I like my Toyota Prius and want to keep it so I don't have any car payments.
Looking to replace my 2002 Jeep Liberty. Need ideas for new or slightly used cars to look at. I am 58 yrs old, live in chicago suburbs where parking is tight but travel many weekends 380 miles to house in Michigan. trips around town generally 1-5 miles. Work, store etc. Need 1) safe transportation 2) like to be seated high up. 3) good visability and ...
I want to purchase a car that seats 6 adults with some limited luggage and that can be converted to carry bulky cargo when just 2 adults are in the car. I live in NW CT and we get some significant snow and ice on the roads so it is a must that this car handle well in these conditions. I like a manual transmission because of the extra control but am fine ...

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