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The air conditioner on my 93 Regal is not working. Last year my mechanic noticed a cracked hose, fixed it, and it worked. This year, we checked the hoses, they are fine, he says it's not engaging when I turn it on. Another friend suggests getting an air conditioner free-on kit for 60.00 from Canadian Tire. What do you think? Thanks,
I have a 98 Olds Intrigue. While driving home, I went to pass another car and as I accelerated, the car jerked and started losing power. Trac off light came on as well as service engine light. However, the car seemed to gain power but then it started to overheat. I pulled into a gas station and a mechanic there saw that there was no coolant in the radiator. ...
Hi ~ I fired my dealership on Friday and want to find a good mechanic. I have not had a woman mechanic since I lived in Boston/Cambridge. Are there listings or is there such a thing as a woman-owned garage in Philly??
Honda Civic DX hatchback
I have a 1996 mazda 626 lx 4 cylinder with 140k miles.
after running on the highway for a half hour or so, my overdrive light goes on and off. i do not touch the on/off button. the car gains and loses power. mechanic thinks it could be the transmission??
I have had a lot of work on this vehicle the past few years. would you happen to know what it ...
My mechanic says my catalytic converter on my 2000 Nissan Maxima SE is shot. He works at a Nissan shop and said the part/labor is over $1K. My question is, how important is this part and could I replace it with a used part (since the car is almost 10 year)? Suggestions?
Hi, I am at a loss. I have a 2000 Jeep Cherokee. In June 2009 My car started to over heat and steam started coming from the hood, looked like anti-freeze was on the ground. I had the car towed to a local garage. They replace the Radiator, Thermostat. Therm Housing Gasket, Cool Rapid Flush, Dex-cool Coolant.
The following day I notice that the ...
I just had my brakes changed on a 2005 eclipse Mitsubishi but they still squeak. I returned to the mechanic and he said that breaks were okay. What else could be causing the squeak?