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I took my vehicle into a repair shop over one year ago and had maintenance done of the vehicle which included changing the timing belt. Three months later my vehicle broke down and I took it back to the repair shop within the warranty period. The repair shop found that the harmonic balancer pin sheered off causing a bolt to spin out and damage the ...
Hi. How much should I be paying for installation of new water pump, timing belt, idler and three seals?
It is common knowledge that distilled water is free of minerals that cause rust and corrosion. Why do the auto and truck manufacturers not put distilled water in the cooling systems from the factory and advise consumers to use only distilled when changing or flushing systems?
I need to know what the lights mean that light up on a panel above the mirror, there are 2 that have lit up lately, I know some of them are door ajar and if its freezing outside, but there are 2 I need to know , one is a wrench and the other looks like water sprinkling in a box.
I have a 1998 Olds Cutlass. Just got it out of shop today with $1045 bill due to overheating and loss of antifreeze. Broke down on me before the day was out. Gauge pegged at 260deg. Should I stop payment on check until it is fixed properly? He replaced water pump, flushed RAD, worked on intake.
I have 98 mercury tracer with 103,000. Runs good, no problems. Should timing belt be replaced and if so should I go ahead and replace water pump while everything is off for future maintenance problems. and costs. Or wait and keep driving since no problems at present.
I have a V6 2.5 2000 Sebring. At first the car would idle so low when coming to a stop it cut off. They supposedly ran a diagnostic on it at the dealership and told me to replace the upstream 02 sensor which I did.That did not work so I took it back. They said replace the downstream sensor..it did not work. I took it back and they wanted me to leave it so ...