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Hi! We just purchased a 1988 Toyota Camry as a dependable car for our son to drive to college. It has 139000 miles and is in good condition. The car has an automatic transmission and was pulled behind an elderly couple's motor home for many of the miles. It has a lube pump system for the lubrication of the transmission when it was towed and the ...
My 1999 Chevy Malibu has a problem with its wipers. The motor has been replaced and we are still having problems with the driver side blade going out of sync! Any suggestions on where to find info or get an answer to this annoying problem!!??
I have a 1990 Volvo 760 and my windshield wipers stopped working. I live in New York City and we just had a major snow/ice storm yesterday, so is it possible it's just frozen or do I have to replace the wiper motor? Is there anything I can do myself to fix this or should I bring it to a shop? If I have to go to a shop, can you recommend a car shop near my ...
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 ...
My 2003 Yukon Denali rear air conditioning fan motor continues to run when my truck is turned off and the key is removed. It is so bad that it drains my battery all the way down overnight. I removed the fuse as it was the only way to stop it. How can this fan motor continue to run with the key out of the ignition? Thanks!
I own a Porsche Boxster (1998). I was leaving the auto repair place after having new tires put on. It was a nice day thought I*d put down the top. I had used it the day I left if for tires. Well, nothing happened. I could hear the motor working but nothing happened. The light that indicates that the top is down is now lite all the time. The sensors ...
I have a 2007 Cadillac Esaclade AWD how can I tow it behine my motorhome.

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