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The malfunction indicator light on my Jetta dashboard has been going on for the past 6 months. I have taken it in to the shop at least 6x but the problem is never resolved. I have had a new catalytic converter put in, and yesterday a new thermometer but the light is on again! When the mechanic scanned for faults, four appeared: a problem with the cooling ...
I am interested in completing a full automotive program to be an ASE certified mechanic. I am female and am interested in female-friendly automotive programs in the United States or Canada. Do you have any recommendations for female-friendly automotive programs? I hear often that women are not wanted or welcomed into these programs. I was hoping that ...
My car has an automatic habit of switching on its indicators for no reason at all, when I am driving it or to park it, even when driving it the indicator will show a left signal and other times a right turn signal with out my command, I have had the indicator solenoid replace by my mechanic, but to no avail still, my key ( fob) does work okay, and nothing ...
I had to replace the front and rear mounts because of the vibration. No improvement and my mechanic (who specializes in Hondas) cannot find what is wrong. Can you help?
I have a Saturn SC1 with over 276,000 miles on the car. I would like to give the car to my wife but I would like to know if it would be worth it to give her the car to use. Would it cost much to have it checked out at a female friendly dealer? I have owned the car since it was new. Thank you for any advice that you could give me. I haven not had very many ...
I need new tires, but I can not afford to buy all four, so I planned on buying two now and two next month. My mechanic tells me that if I do that, to make sure the new tires go on the back wheels. Why is that? That will leave the balding tires on the front for another month and I don not know if I want to do that. Should I take his advice?
My check engine light was on for some time. My mechanic was monitoring it until finally said that my catalytic converter needed to be replaced to pass inspection. I just picked up the car and it seems to be noisier than before the replacement. The noise is coming from underneath the car near the driver seat. Will this noise go away after some driving or ...

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