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We had a brand new Ford F-250. One of the fuel injectors was stuck open and it flooded the engine with gas. Ford replaced the engine. However, the dealer forgot to add transmission fluid. On the way home the vehicle seized up on the freeway with a screeching halt. Ford then replaced the transmission. My question is: What are the chances of further ...
I am interested in boosting the security of my new car, to prevent theft/damage. Is the club a good investment to protect a car?
Given your upper middle class orientation, this may not be the kind of question you're interested in, but I'm desperate...last week my Honda Accord got rear ended, while I was in my driveway. The woman who hit me had insurance, but of course, that's not doing me as much good as you'd think. The Honda had a lot of miles on it, and it was called totaled. The ...
Hi, Patty-- A couple of months ago, I had a problem with a routine oil change. It was a "double gasket" error which led to oil covering the entire bottom of my car. The oil light went on, I got to the closest service center, they took me out into the service bay and explained/showed me the problem. I got the underside power washed, oil changed again, ...
I was just told that my tie rod-ons are loose on my 2003 Mitsubishi Galant. They are not yet ready to pop out but are beginning to damage my new tires. The cost to repair and re-align the vehicle is $615. Does this sound legitimate?
Generally speaking, how long do front hub assembly & bearings last? Can they be damaged by abuse? (my truck was stolen and recovered two month ago - found stripped in the desert) I have a F-350 with 54,000 miles & have had to replace both sides on the front end. thanks for your assistance, Lene James
I have a 1999 Mazda Protege LXIT currently has 140,000 miles. I had the transmission fluid (not the transmission filter) in the transmission changed at 110,000. As it is 140,000 now I think that it is time for another service. Also the gear shifts a little hard than before but overall it works just fine. The previous owner also informed me that the ...

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