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My gf was told by several people to put hot water on her car door locks to open it up. I say this is a bad ideal what do you advise please?
I have a 1997 Buick LeSabre. When I went to lock the doors with the remote Keyless entry transmitter the horn sounded as if someone is holding there hand on the horn.I have disconnected the fuse for the horn. The transmitter locks and unlocks the door as it should. Could this be the relay under the hood.
the power windows AND power locks went out on my 95 Toyota Camry...could this just be a fuse?
This is a 2 part question. PART 1: TRADE IN VALUE I have a 2000 Dodge Caravan, Sport model. Could you help me estimate it's approx value so I have a starting value for bargaining? All the basics: cd/cassette; roof rack; AC; power windows/locks; privacy glass; remote entry. It has some cosmetic flaws, though no rust. According to Blue Book, it's ...
Is there any truth to the advice that one should avoid buying a certain automobile model in either the first or the last year of production? I am currently considering a Pontiac grand prix and have a choice of a 2007 or 2008 model. However I read that 2008 is the last year for the Grand Prix. I test drove two 2007 models and found minor defects in each ...
1992 Dodge caravan 3.3 litre locks up repeatedly into second gear. Can reset by turning ignition off and on quickly while driving along at about 20 to 30 miles / hour. Also the wipers won
How do I unlock electric locks without a key when keys are locked in it?

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