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I have a 1995 Pontiac Sunfire with 114,000 miles on it. I realize this is good, and want to keep it for as long as I can as it is really good on gas mileage and decent overall. The problem is it has cost me so much money to repair. I got it in 2004 and had no problems til 2007. Since then I have spent $2200 on breaks, $1500 to replace the engine, $700 for ...
I recently have been having problem with cranking my car. I took my car to have it checked for a problem with my AC. It has freon. The mechanic checked it. A few days later the fan came on for a few minutes when I cranked it in the morning. It was idled at 2 notches on the RPM scale, Then the fan would go off and the RPM would jump up to 1 RPM. The ...
When I start my truck in the morning, a black carbon like substance comes out my exhaust, and it smells really rich, what is the cause of that?
I think my car has a blown head gasket. The engine light had been on for awhile, but everyone told me as long as the car is running fine, don't worry about it. It overheated once, and I immediately shut the AC off, and it was fine. Then a couple weeks later, my son was driving it on the interstate with AC and it overheated. Husband came to rescue it and ...
Hi. I drive a 1998 Nissan Altima GLE. 98,000 miles. Fully reconditioned and runs like new. About 2 weeks ago I was in a heavy rainstorm when a "jerk" excuse my French cut me off and timed his SUV to spray maximum water on my car. I was doing the speed limit. I guess I was going fast enough for him. Anyways, I immediately "felt" the motor or the engine in ...
Our 2001 Subaru Outback: can a faulty water pump cause the cabin heating system to run irregularly? There is little rhyme or reason to when it is blows warm air versus cool air. We smell gasoline odor within the cabin on extremely cold days. The odor is so strong, I will open the windows in sub zero temperatures. Apparently, while the engine is still ...
Hello, my one and only vehicle that is depended upon daily in my family (a 1998 Honda Odyssey) has been making terrible noises from the exhaust system. Took it into local muffler shop and have been given the news that the entire exhaust system needs to be replaced to the tune of $750. They said they could fix 2 parts first ($400) & the final part ...

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