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i took my 2003 hyundai elantra for inspection in new york. when i picked up my car i immediatley noticed that the car was burning gas rapidly. my elantra went from 22 mpg to 14 mpg (city) what could have the mechanic done to destroy my car? please help.
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 ...
Can I maintain the warranty by taking my new car to a certified mechanic and have all work done within the warranty deadlines? Can I get a trailer hitch installed that isn't the manufacturer's hitch and maintain the warranty?
I own a 1997 Mercury Villager that has fuel injector problems. This I understand was a common problem with the Mercury Villager. To replace the injectors is very expensive. I have had to replace 3 of the 6. Each time the cost is about $600 because they must open the engine so the labor is $300 and the part is $300. Would you continue to replace these ...
My mom has a 1998 Cadillac SE, with about 65K on it. It has been garaged, and is not driven hard at all. 95% of mileage is local. She is in her 70's and is on a fixed income. The "Service Stability Sensor" light came on recently. A few days later, the sensor engaged (anti-lock brakes automatically engaged) for no reason as she was driving down the ...
Hi My hand brake light stays on, even when I release the hand brake. The car drives fine, not like the brake is on. It*s a Toyota Camry from 2000. Should I take the car to a mechanic or ignore it? Thank you! Marcella
My car is leaking transmission fluid-1999 Ford Escort. I put in Lucas, that seemed to help, but I might have to take out the engine and have the mechanics replace the seal. Do you think I should attempt that, or should I wait and see if Lucas works? Thank you. Sharon

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