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Hey, i just left a question about my dodge stratus not starting and then went on to reading about Oprah, who i LOVE!! doing more good deeds... if I could give anyone anything... I would give cars to the poor people that have children (been there done that, and it's HARD), or granting last wishes for people with terminal cancer. My dad was diagnosed with ...
car not starting on the first try?
My left rear tire wore excessively 3 mo. ago & I replaced the tire and rotated the tires. It was agreed I needed an alignment but the tire store was not able to do it. Last week the Right rear tire began making a noise. I took the car into my mechanic & asked him to check out the right wheel noise, do the alignment & change the oil.He changed the oil & ...
My area is experiencing abnormally sub-zero weather. My 1999 Toyota Camry is not starting, even though there is 3/4 tank of gas and a new battery.
This 2013 Dodge Dart Areo has the engine light on. A body shop just checked and two codes came back. He said that the car needs to be seen by the dealership. I have never really dealt with car dealerships before. And oddly enough, I am finding myself to be a bit worried that I am going to be timid and/or get off "on the wrong foot" with the dealership. I ...
My daughter has a 2006 vw beetle convertible. The car is not starting. No clicking, lights go on. A friend trying to fix and has done the following: changed the starter, wiring harness to starter (2 cable were burnt), checked immobilizer, checked computer system, & told there is a short going to the computer. Help! My daughter doesn't have much money & ...
My Sequoia abs light and traction light recently lit up. a few days later the vehicle wouldn't start. after replacing the battery, the vehicle was stalling when slowing or coming to a stop. I took it in to Toyota dealing to fix the stalling issue. They said the 'YAW RATE" censer needed replacing. But this wouldn't necessarily fix the stalling or not ...

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