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Dear Patty, HELP! I am not making this problem up. This really happens to my SUV. My 2000 Nissan Exterra has mostly been a reliable ride. For the last 2 years a very weird thing has occurred, but only sporadically. I never know when it will happen. The local Nissan mechanics haven't been able to resolve this issue. Without warning, the car will ...
My mother has 1999 Lincoln Town Car. I was driving it and noticed that when coming to a stop the breaks kick back slightly and produce a low rumbling sound. We had her mechanic check. He changed a sensor for the brakes and this did not fix the problem. He could find no problem with the brakes themselves. The problem never occurs at high speeds when braking, ...
My 1997 Ford Crown Vic has 210K miles. In the past 6 months I put $2K in repairs into it (shocks, brakes, tires) Now the trans is acting up - stays too long in 1st gear before shifting. My mechanic says a Jasper rebuilt trans(75K/3yr warranty) will cost $2900 which is about $500 more than even Jasper says the total job should cost. A local rebuilder ...
Hello! I need a set of new battery cables (which I am assuming I can purchase from Auto Zone?) can I install them myself or does this need to be done by a mechanic and will they do it if you bring them the cables? Also how could I locate a general class in my area on such things as changing oil, plugs, etc. just getting to know your vehicle? Since a car is ...
I have a question for Suzanne Grego because she is an auto mechanic: I am very interested in cars, and as I read Suzanne's bio, it sounded similar to my life. I learned to change my own oil & fixed a lot of problems w/ my car starting with some help from my dad (alternator, new spark plugs, brake pads,headlights, tires, etc). Now I have an office ...
I have a code 72 from the pcm and the mechanic told me he doesn
When would you change the transmission fluid in a CVT transmission like the nissan murano has. The book does not require but recommends 60k. Also do you think it is a good Idea just to replace all hoses and belts at 60k or just have them checked at every oil change. Should the mechanic be able to tell when the hoses and belts are worn down?

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