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Hi Patty, I have a 93 Honda Accord which recently received a rebuilt engine. A few days ago, the radiator literally exploded (entire top blew off with cap). Before that happened, the check engine light came on (per mechanic code 02) and there were 2 times when the car had been on multiple short errand runs that it would not start for awhile and then it ...
I am considering buying a 2000 mazda millenia (not the S type) with a damaged engine. I was considering this because of how inexpensive the car is (1000) and the cost of replacing the engine seemed relatively cheap (1175 for rebuilt engine, 6 months, under 75 000 miles) labor approx. 600. Also, some electrical problems, some relays got burnt and interior ...
I recently had my car's engine replaced with a rebuilt engine because of a blown cylinder. Since I got the car back, the engine light came on and I discovered there was no coolant in the radiator..the mechanic says my car now needs a new radiator fan? I'm not sure what he's talking about.
While replacing the timing belt on my 2003 Hyundai Santa Fe, the mechanic who had worked on my car for 7 years, somehow destroyed my engine. They installed a rebuilt engine and gave me a 12,000 mile warranty. Within 4 months they had to replace the head gaskets on this engine. Am I doomed? I absolutely love this Santa Fe and wanted to drive it till the ...

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