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check engine light is on.. they say i need a cat converter that runs over 800 bucks. not replacing it can cause engine damage. how do i know that i need it? car runs ok
I am looking for a new vehicle. Below are those that I am considering. I drive 20K miles/year, commute 60 mi/day round trip and live in WI so deal w/ ice and snow. Can you give me any feedback on these models, what I should know, how to compare, etc? I will be selling or trading my 2006 Hyundai Sonata w/ 117K miles. here's what I am looking at: (in no ...
I recently learned my beloved Ford Explorer, "Dora", has an internal transmission issue (will not know exactly what until they "open her up"), a rear engine seal leak and a leaking thermostat housing. It has about 93,000 miles, but everything else works perfectly(power windows/locks/AC/starter/etc). In the past 2.5 years, I have invested in $1700 of ...
had car engine light checked out and it is a small evap leak. where would this leak be located?
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 ...
my 1996 jeep cherokee 6cyl.4.0L,"Has a hard time starting when cold. change plugs,wires and tune-up.when it starts,no stallings,sputtering,mis-fires,engine runs excellent..turn off engine for an hr....hard time starting. the only problem is;starting when cold...
Last night I had my service engine soon light come on. it is not flashing, it just comes on and stayed on. never happened before. the car runs ok, like it always has, no jerking or stalling, but i am overdue for an oil change. can you help me troubleshoot this? Lisa , New York

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