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I have my own mechanic. I am a mechanic as well. 37 yo female and have been working on cars since 1985. Here is my problem. I was gifted a 1986 LeSabre from my grandparents. 76000 original miles. G
Hi, My mechanic recently told me I needed to get the timing belt on my vehicle replaced (along with the water pump) because my 1995 Honda Accord EX has 215,000 miles on it. I have had the car for a year and the previous owners don
I purchased a car for my teenage son and when I went to get the oil change I was informed by the mechanic that it was rusted underneath to the point it was crumbling. The oil was never changed because I contacted the auction where I purchased it. I bought it "As Is"; but the car was not inspected prior to the auction....Do I have any grounds to get my ...
I have a 1999 VW Beetle. It overheated and the car stopped. The VW mechanic said that my coolant flange was broken. Which caused the starter not to work so the first thing he would do is put a starter in. After he did he said exhaust was coming up through the starter and the head gasket was blown. He is charging me 2000 for a flange, starter and head ...
Hi! I took my car a few days ago to Jiffy Lube and they said I needed my antifreeze drained (was brown) so I had it done. Now my car temperature light went on almost to the top on my way home! What should I do next bring it to a Chrysler Dealer? I drove just a short while to get home! Should I have it towed in..check the fluids...me or my husband are not ...
During the first 30,000 miles, I had to replace my rotors TWICE despite bringing my car in for service exactly when due each 5,000 miles. (VW says theirs are too short to cut.) Now that I am out of warranty at 40,000, I no longer intend to bring it to the dealer for service. I want to find a local mechanic to service my car. I have two questions: 1. what ...
CHECK ENGINE LIGHT.. I have recently replaced my alternator, a new battery, and a rebuilt dashboard cluster. I had a diagnostic which read my engine to be operating well. The mechanic was not the best, as He mixed up the fuses under the dashboard. I get the annoying check engine light now, and It never came on before the repairs. The lights ...

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