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The Top 5 Selling Cars in Alaska in 2012
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The Top 5 Selling Cars in Alabama in 2012
2012 was a great year in Alabama for auto manufacturing, but that wasn’t the only bright spot. Vehicle sales in Alabama were also robust in 2012. Nothing much changed in terms...
How to Buy a Classic Chevy
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The Top 5 Selling Cars in Georgia in 2012
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Chevrolet Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
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How to Get Chevrolet Dealership Certified
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Top 10 Best-Selling Cars of 2016
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're Towing a Boat
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Rattle sound when going over bumps 2011 Chevrolet Malibu
Hello - I would try to replicate the noise with a linebacker friend or two throwing their weight on one front fender at a time. Your parts replacements thus far are the logical ones, and the ready-mounts (assuming they had...
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Hi There, Unfortunately, the video is a bit tough to hear the sound specifically, however this may potentially be caused by loose or worn wheel bearings. You can check this by jacking the vehicle up and moving the wheels on...
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Do you have to replace the catalytic converter when replacing a cracked exhaust manifold?
Hi there. Although they are connected together, they are separate components that are typically sold and installed individually. Although it's always a good idea to replace the catalytic converter the same time. If the exhaust manifold is cracked, I would...
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Rattle sound coming from the front suspension over bumps?
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Water leaking from inside car from roof 2008 Chevrolet Malibu
Hi there - most sunroofs leak because of clogged drain tubes - usually the front 2 of course. They clog up with grit from tree leaves and road grime. Take a length of monofilament fishing line (25 lb test works...
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I changed my fuel pump and now I have a gas leak I can see it dripping on the ground. It's a 96 blazer
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i need a new rear bumper on a 2016 chevy cruze
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Fuel pressure
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Hi there. This is very difficult to pinpoint the source of your problem without completing an onsite inspection. In general however, it is possible that when you hit the bump that the transmission linkage may have been twisted or slightly...
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