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What would make my radiator overheat? There is steam sometimes. The temperature gauge does not get to the 260 mark all the time. I don't always have to add a lot of water or antifreeze to it either. Please tell me what the problem could be. thank you
how do you know if your water pump is going bad. I was told mine was, but I am thinking the repair shop is trying to rip me off.
I have a 99 mercury villager with 80000 miles. For the last couple of months I have had a problem with the heat, it takes for ever to heat up and when it does, it is not a real hot heat. It has never overheated, nor is there any sign of fluid leaking. The other day I took it to a repair shop to have them check the heat....they were a tire/muffler repair ...
If there is water in the oil pan could it be just condensation or a serious problem and how can you tell if the car runs and sounds good? It a 1995 Grand Am.
My beater Honda has 207,400 miles on it and is probably is not worth much more than $2000 because of the cosmetic condition inside and out. It needs a new timing belt and rear struts. I just had new front brakes put in for $560. Three estimates average the work for the timing belt/water pump, and struts out to be about $1150. At this point I am not sure ...
I own a 1997 Mitsibishi Montero Sport that is in great condition, except for the alternator. I've had to replace the alternator three times in the past six months and based on the last diagnostic test, I don't have an electrical problem. The auto technician says it's because the alternators are remanufactured and tries to offer a new one. I've bought ...
How do I remove blemishes from my vinyl dashboard? I noticed some greasy spots and tried to wipe them clean with a baby wipe that I had in the car. I made it much worse like I scratched it or removed the finish. I tried just soap and water and then Armor All but that did not work. Please help. Thank you.

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