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I drive a 1992 Acura Integra with about 95,000 miles on it. Recently, when making hard turns, I hear a "squealing" noise, like the tires are rubbing against the inside of the fenders. My service center guy says he thinks the strut plates are worn but would need to disassemble that area to know for sure. I think it may be related to needing new shocks. ...
I am considering a 2003 Cadillac DHS. I'm worried about typical failures/reliability with this make/model. any warnings of what to look for? I want to replace the air suspension shocks with regular shocks. can I do this? This is one of the common failures for this model that I have heard of.
I recently purchased a used 2004 Ford Escape 50K miles. My mechanic checked it out, all is well except leaking shocks and the airbag light wont go off. (it's the 3rd light down out of 5 warning lights) I initially thought this was the fasten seat belt light malfunctioning, but apparently not. How urgent is this? will the airbags not deploy or could it be a ...
My 1997 Ford Crown Vic has 210K miles. In the past 6 months I put $2K in repairs into it (shocks, brakes, tires) Now the trans is acting up - stays too long in 1st gear before shifting. My mechanic says a Jasper rebuilt trans(75K/3yr warranty) will cost $2900 which is about $500 more than even Jasper says the total job should cost. A local rebuilder ...
I have a 1997 Ford Crown Vic with 210K miles. Whenever I go over a speed bump and then make a right turn (and only a right turn) there is a popping sound that comes from the rear end on the right side. The loudness of the sound is directly proportionate to how fast I go over the bump. As a test I removed everything from the trunk including the spare tire ...
I have a 1999 lexus rx 300 in need of shocks(struts).Can you recommend a brand? What do parts cost.What is the time unit required for this repair.Thanks.
How do I change my rear shocks in my 1991 Dodge Dakota 2 wheel drive?

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