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I have a 73 Olds Omega and have recently done a complete tune-up myself.
However, the carburetor is still smoking when I drive it even though it is running and sounds smooth. Also it is starting hard in cold weather only. What could be the problem?
What do i need to know when finding a place to take my car in for an oil change or Tune-Up. What questions should I be asking?
I need help! I read about AskPatty.com in the NY Times, and I thought, what a great idea! I think I may have been fleeced more times than a Merino ewe. I just have had many, many bad experiences with auto mechanics, and though I'm a journalist typically more than comfortable with confronting injustice, I'm shy about doing it without solid information ...
How much money should it cost for a Tune-Up on my V6 Suzuki XL7 Vehicle?
You Know, new spark plugs and stuff. The worst part is there are only a few repair shops in my town and they are very shady.
The next closest ones are one hour away and still as Shady.
I recently got a tune-up and noticed that the timing of the gear was a little off. It was a little strange at first but then it disappeared. A few weeks later, I was driving and I noticed that when I pushed on the accelerator the engine roared like it was on neutral (with the accelerator being pushed down) and the gear had a hard time shifting. It ...
I have a 2000 Honda Civic with 193,000 miles. I want to get a tune-up before the hot weather sets in this summer. What is usually included in a tune-up?
I just had my intake manifold replaced on my 1997 Ford Thunderbird. Now it is starting to miss. It was not missing before I took it in.
They want to give me a complete tune-up and I want to trade the car in. Could it be possible the rear spark plug could be causing it to miss and if I just replaced it that might be a temporary cure. they want $400.00 ...