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Karen Salvaggio

Owner - Professional Race Car Driver, Thunder Valley Racing

Member since: Oct 2015
Visit Karen Salvaggio online http://www.thundervalleyracing.com/
Automotive Expert Advisor

Karen Salvaggio is Editor in Chief for Thunder Valley Racing, an automobile racing promotions, marketing, and management company created to develop women race car drivers, has an illustrious 20-year career in motorsports with over 150 first place finishes in driving competitions. She has also served nine years in the U.S. Air Force as an aircraft mechanic and currently serves as director of Student Support Services for a school district in Riverside, California.


Karen Salvaggio lent her expertise to these automotive questions from our members:

MY JAGUAR READS GEAR BOX FUALT ON DASH BROAD.AND RPM DOES NOT EXCED 4000 WHEN ACCELARETING.WHAT COULD BE THE PROBLEM? Read Answers

I was jumping the battery but got the cables mixed up and connected the positive to the negative and the negative to the positive. Some sparks flew. Now the car is dead. Is the electrical system totally destroyed? Is it just that I fried the battery? Or were some fuses just blown? Read Answers

Engine Light on a Ford Focus 2003....Code P 2008.Car works fine though. Read Answers

My antilock light is on all the time while Im driving.I fix my brake last week,And still the light on. Read Answers

I am a 22 year old female who just finished a 2-year automotive program at Highland Community College in Illinois. How can I find a female-friendly garage where I can begin working? I am great with customers and can hold my own with the guys. How do I find a place to get started in my career? I live near Rochelle, IL. Read Answers


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