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I*m not sure if this is the right site to ask this. I have a Mercury Mountaineer, *01 5.0 AWD. I bought it used through Matt Blatt. They offered a deal with the purchase for "Free tires for life". As long as I bring it in to them exclusively for tire rotation and balance every eight thousand miles, they would replace the tires free of charge for the life ...
Our 03 Civic, 116k miles, needs new struts. Mechanic says it will cost $1,000+, not counting replacing tires that may be too worn due to the old (original) struts. Also that with strut replacement it will need new alignment. 1. Is all this true? 2. Is $1,000-$1,200 fair or a ripoff?
Check engine light came on (1999 Infiniti QX4...had diagnosed at Auto Zone...one sensor was bad)...had replaced at mechanic shop $250....light stayed out one month...took back to mechanic after Auto Zone diagnosed,advised 4 sensors showing not working..mechanic replaced fuse, light back on in 24 hrs
My 1999 Jeep dies out mostly in the a.m. when I back out of my garage. I need to let it warm up every time it sits for a few hours or it dies. after it dies I start it up and it works but it takes awhile until I drive to feel normal. My mechanic has tried different things but still does the same. What do you think it can be?
I am in San Diego, CA and I have a 2000 Ford Windstar. For the last week it has been shifting/behaving awkwardly when I accelerate from a stop or after slowing down. It felt like the jerk you feel when riding with someone who does not drive a 5-speed well. 2 days ago it jerked more than usual. After driving 16.6miles I parked. As I parked I pulled a little ...
I own a 30 ft Class A Storm by Fleetwood Motorhome. I need to have some mechanical work done but do not know who to trust. Can you help me with this problem?
I have a 2003 Pontiac Sunfire. The horn started going off, so a mechanic took off the steering wheel cover so he could caught off the horn. He claims the cover was broken. He also claims that the dealer would have to sell me the whole thing instead of just the cover, which would be about $400.00. I know I saw a cover on-line, but do not remember where. ...