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a couple weeks ago I took my '04 Ram 1500 rumble bee to a DIY car wash. when i was done it wouldn;t start. it was trying. not just clicking like when the battery is dead. and not turning slow like when my other car had alternator problems. the noise was a little higher pitched then when the engine just fires right up though it is just like it wasn't ...
Good Afternoon- I would like your opinion on the Lexus IS 2007 Models. I am aware that the models came out in 2006 and have made the mistake in the past, buying a new car the 1st year it came out, I am looking to trade it in. Thank you for your time and assistance.
The temperature gauge in my 2003 toyota solara has been staying in the cool area. It does not move. The heat in my car hasn*t been as warm as it usually is. Today my check engine light came on. What could be the problem?
95 grand am. last couple of weeks i seem to have a problem starting the car. I have to bump down the gas pedal three or four times maybe more before it starts. can you help.
Hi My hand brake light stays on, even when I release the hand brake. The car drives fine, not like the brake is on. It*s a Toyota Camry from 2000. Should I take the car to a mechanic or ignore it? Thank you! Marcella
The security alarm on my 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix sounds for no reason at various times, even when it is not set. Any advice on what could be wrong and what to do? It is a factory installed component but I did have to purchase new remote entry devices from the dealer and they programmed them to the car. Not sure if this happened since then because I used to ...
Hi Expert, I just received my license last week and is so ready to purchase a car, I looked into the cars magazine and saw some used cars but its to pricey for my budget. I work part time and make less than $17,000 a year. So I don*t really want to fiance the car, I want to purchase it off the lot. My instructor told me about going to an auction to bid on ...

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