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Had an oil change 4 weeks ago, added 5.5 quarts 5w30, the change engine oil light came on. Checked oil level was very low. Is it ok to switch to a thicker oil. Like 10w40?
Hello, My car has dropped from the normal 22 mpg to anywhere from 16 or 18 mpg depending on the day. My check engine light is on, and my gascap light is on. However I have tightened the cap and it doesn't appear to be damaged or anything. I am over the 36k warranty (40k miles), so it will be $115 for the dealer to "diagnose". My main question is I need ...
The ABS light, check engine light, battery light and air bag light all came on yesterday at the same time. I had been driving the car earlier that day with no problem. I took my car to the local auto parts store and they told me I needed a new alternator. I had the alternator replaced, and when I firt picked up my car and began driving it was fine. After ...
I recently have been hearing a clicking problem right before I turn the key and then my engine starts. Someone told me to check the battery but it is only one year old. I was told to use baking soda in warm water to clean the connections on the battery and did that. So i know its not the battery. My car starts faithfully every time but I'm afraid ...
It jukes alittle check engine light just came on today but it pick up speed on time are can it be the fuel filter
My car has 127000 miles and have always used regular 5w30 oil. Will it help protect my engine to switch to synthetic oil. I hear a tiny tapping under cover on top of my motor, what might that be coming from? Do I need to fix something? I'm 61, a widow, and I don't know anything about cars
This morning I turned on my car and the check engine light came on while the VSC light blinked and the traction signal was also on. When I try to accelerate on the highway, it will get to about 50 and stop while the rpms still want to increase?

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