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In 2009 I was financed for a 2009 Honda Civic coupe. In April of 2010 I was in a car accident that resulted in the total loss of my car. My insurance company has stated that I never had comp or collision insurance on the car. I was never notified by the dealership or my finance company that my insurance was not sufficient. Legally can you leave a dealership ...
I have a Subaru that was in an accident June 2010. The right front end of the car was hit. They replaced body parts, radiator, air conditioner & heater, electrical abs pump chassy manual trans, air induct, resonator, steering gear & linkage etc. Total cost of repairs was $6022.86. The check engine light has been on since the accident. We took it to the ...
Hi: My husband and I live in Canada, just across the border from Washington state. We have a 2004 Pontiac Vibe (built by Toyota) with 92,700 KM (about 68,000 miles) on it which we like, generally. It is going to need about $1200 in brakes and tires later this year, and the CD player is shot. Otherwise, it is fine, in great shape with no accidents, and ...
I have been involved in a traffic accident today. My first, and I am extremely shaken. I ran into the back of a vehicle on the freeway and had to have my 2000 Dodge Grand Caravan towed home. Triple AAA towed it and the driver told my dad and I that the damage has push past the "core support" damaging the radiator, AC compressor, water and coolant resevoirs ...
I had two accidents because I used gas pedal instead brake pedal . So I want to have a new car with new technology system Technology Package that will stop a car by itself. My car is old and I get used to the width of the car, it is small. Can you give me an advice what car has the best Technology Package and I want car smaller than a Camry Toyota. Thank ...
I bought a 98 Honda CRV in September 2012. It ran great until the beginning of March. It began stalling while driving. It happened once in the beginning of March and then didn't happen again until a month later. It has since become more frequently. Once it became frequent the check engine light came on. I received a P0108 diagnostic code (Map Sensor). I ...
I have a 1997 Camry that had been in an accident and gone off the road on the passenger side. It makes a loud clunk noise on the front passenger side, sounding like a strut. I do not think it is a strut. But the bracket under the hood is twisted from the accident. Where is this sound coming from?

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