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I am turning 60 in a few months and want to give myself either a Mercedes E320 or Lexus SC (convertible hardtop). Either car must be USED not new. I am looking for luxury, reliability and value. What's your opinion on these two cars? Any other suggestions for a soon to be 60 year old? Thanks
I keep reading that a baby should ride in a rear-facing car seat until 20 lbs and one year of age; however, my baby is almost 22 lbs and is just turning 8 months old! The infant car seat is too small...what am I supposed to do?
hi i have a lexus gs430 2001 i have a slight ticking noise from the passanger side when i drive and when i hit the brakes the noise goes away. while driving straight makes the ticking noise turning noise goes away untill steering is straight again.can that be the hub bearings ??
a couple weeks ago I took my '04 Ram 1500 rumble bee to a DIY car wash. when i was done it wouldn;t start. it was trying. not just clicking like when the battery is dead. and not turning slow like when my other car had alternator problems. the noise was a little higher pitched then when the engine just fires right up though it is just like it wasn't ...
99 Buick LeSabre V6 61000 miles* Driving, motor stops, roll to side of road, try to start motor, it starts... Check engine light does not come on because all lights go out..Mechanic says, computer is blank.. Second problem, returning from a drive (shopping), park in driveway, shut off engine, after a few minutes start motor, will not start, check engine ...
I have a 1999 Ford Explorer. I also have a squeak in the Left Front End. I had the car lubed 1 month ago. I squeaks when driving, turning and when leaning on the car when stopped. Thank in advance. Any ideas?
my son has a 95 chevy corsica he was turning the bright lights on an the arm broke off an bright can*t be turned back off. can i fix it an how?

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