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My car wont start and I was told by a mechanic that my car has weak electrical contact. He was looking at the distributor and the cables that go into the engine. How can I fix the poor electrical contact?
Should I buy a 1999 Honda Accord with 207k miles? They're asking $3000.00. How much longer can the engine/ transmission last? I'm very afraid of high mileage... thanks in advance.
The air will not blow, the dash controls work and you can increase the fan speed on the dash but it will not blow the air.I have checked the fuse box under the engine at the drivers side. The 10 amp fuse is good. The steering controls still change the temp and the speed but nothing coming out of the vents.
I own a 2000 chevy s10 LS, 4.3L, manual, a/c........ I opened my radiator cover and the coolant is so gummed up and clogged up to the cap, i have never seen this before. very bad, i have no issues with over heating, YET LOL, and my resivoir is empty as well. I suppose i should do a big power flush of rad engine and heater core, I wondered if i were ...
Have a 1999 Gmc Or workhorse chasey van with a 6.5 Diesel engine, Having problems with glow plug fuse, sometimes it will blow the fuse and some times when the ignition switch is in the run position the starter will engage. some times everything works fine need to find what is causing this have been told it could be faulty wire or even vehicle ground bad and ...
why would my car run ok and then suddenly sometimes rev cuts at 4000rpm it is twin turbo and check engine light comes on when it cuts out then stays on.
i have a Jeep Grand Cherokee Loredo 4X4 6l engine i need to replace the radiator and i need to know how to tell if it is a clip mount fan shroud or if its a slot mount fan shroud. or if it matters when buying a new radiator either way.

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