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A management question. I've gotten conflicting opinions, so I'm asking you. Must get to work in winter this year. Keeping my job depends on it. I only have rwd ford ranger 4-cylinder automatic, 2008. I can hardly afford to upgrade to better vehicle right now. Will very good studded winter tires and weight in the bed help ENOUGH to get to work and ...

My car give more heat from the engine but the temperature gauge is normal no over heating but I feel much heat from the engine

Car died on me at a gas station. Drove fine. Stopped for gas, cut the car on and it would not turn over. Not getting a clicking noise or anything. Car eventually died. Got a new alternator, a new starter, battery fully charged, 2 sensors changed in the engine and my car still will not start. What is the problem?

A few moths ago I noticed dash lights went out when I turned on my wipers. More recently I noticed my navigation screen is slower to illuminate after starting the engine. Now, when I press the start button it starts “tired”. Slower than normal. Battery voltage is consistent at 14. All lights and power windows work fine.

I need to know if i can do an engine swap and put a bigger engine in my car.

I had my battery cable replaced yesterday. Driving home from work last night it was overheating did not see smoke but Gage went to high and when I stopped it would go down. It has never over heated. They spliced the battery cable and ran great. Know engine light comes on and it goes to hot What do you think happened with the battery cable fix??t on ...

Light came on with a wrench and engine together on my 2007 Suzuki xl7 don't know what it means and have no idea and no book


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