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One of the local dealerships basically destroyed my car. The guy said it was the heater core and they replaced it. They treated me with the utmost disdain. When I got the car back, it was OK for a while, but they had put the serpentine belt back on wrong and it cost me $600 because it took the transmission down with it. Or least that's what the second shop ...
I have a 2004 Subaru Baja. After I drive it and get out of the car it smells alot like antifreeze. But my water level isn't going down any in the radiator. No Moisture on inner windshield wither like if it was a heater core. Got any other ideas? Thanks!
I have 2004 buick century. This winter I have been having trouble in getting proper heat output from the heater. What could be wrong
Our 2001 Chev. Blazer heater starts on hot enough but after a min. or two really cools down depending on the out side temp. at middle fan speed. The thermastat was changed.
We have 2002 Chrysler Sebring. The heater and defroster blows only cold air, until it reaches a certain speed on the highway. My daughter replaced the radiator cap and it all worked again for a short time but now is back to doing the same thing. I know it is losing water and antifreeze as I have to replace it almost every trip to town I make. If I keep ...
I have a 2000 Jeep Frand Cherokee - My heater went out. The work needed to fix was a blend door and actuator. Cost about $850 from my mechanic. I understand Jeep would have charged $1200. I have read that this happens all the time with Jeep and that it actually should have been a recall item but Jeep didn*t want to fork out that much money. Should I ...
ML320/2001 leaking on passengerside inside of car, is this the heater core? Or maybe a hose? The air conditioning is working fine, it gets very cold, but poddle of water on the floor of car; I need your help and advice. Thank you will be happy to be your reply. Thanks

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