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I have bought 6 Subarus from the same dealer. My last car blew its engine because the oil plug fell out although they do not know how. The dealer did all the service on this vehicle and Subaru has offered to pay 75% of the costs. I think they be covering the whole service since no one has touched the engine but the dealer? The car only had 79,000 ...
Hi, I have a 2000 Subaru Forrester. I use my local Subaru dealership for all my Subaru service. They are recommending I replace the drive shaft. I trust them, but this is an expensive repair. Are there any questions I should ask before they do the repair to verify this is really worn out? Also, they said I could keep costs down by replacing it with a used ...
My a/c is blowinng hot air and it was just serviced
I have a 98 Olds Intrigue. While driving home, I went to pass another car and as I accelerated, the car jerked and started losing power. Trac off light came on as well as service engine light. However, the car seemed to gain power but then it started to overheat. I pulled into a gas station and a mechanic there saw that there was no coolant in the radiator. ...
I purchased a 2009 Honda Accord. My question is, do you report services such as oil changes and routine maintenance to Carfax like the dealer does. And does having your service done for example in your shop void any of my warranties? Thank you for your answer...
Hi there, I got the flu last Monday, and so my 2003 Escape V6 was parked outside my house until I drove down to the Doctor on Wednesday. It was driving perfectly at that time and I got a full tank of gas at a little full service place when I was out. The Doctor suspected I had swine flu so I was back in bed for a full seven day quarantine. On Saturday we ...
My 2007 Subaru Outback is due for a 30,000 mile service package suggested by the dealership from which I bought it. The cost is over $450, and I am unsure about whether this is necessary, or if there are cheaper options to keeping the car in good health? Many thanks.

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