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I have a 1991 Buick Park Ave.. My question has to do with the interior, I am a very heavy smoker, and I use my car for business and am in it at least 6 hours a day. I really need to clean the interior and was wondering what you would recommend to use to get the sticky nicotine film that covers everything inside. Also the dash board around the ashtray is ...
Hi, we bought our Prius 2007, and we have already maintained it once. Now the signal on the dash board is telling us it is already time again! The car works fine and maintenance costs over 100 dollars. What happens if we ignore it? Does it really need to be checked that often?
Hi, I am at a loss. I have a 2000 Jeep Cherokee. In June 2009 My car started to over heat and steam started coming from the hood, looked like anti-freeze was on the ground. I had the car towed to a local garage. They replace the Radiator, Thermostat. Therm Housing Gasket, Cool Rapid Flush, Dex-cool Coolant. The following day I notice that the ...
When I start the my 2008 VW beetle in the morning, a red picture shows up on the dash board that looks like a small flag in water. What does it mean? Am I at risk to drive the car before I get the symbol checked out? Is it the oil or some other fluid indicator?

When I open the car doors on my Chevrolet Impala, there is a clicking sound from under the dash board. What could it be?


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