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Hi, I have a 1995 Suzuki Sidekick 2WD 1.6L 8V TBI SOHC 4cy It is completely out of time. I would appreciate information on: 1. Ho
Hi Leo. Thanks for the question tonight. The only way for us to help you with this would be to attach the instructions noted in the service and repair manual for the 1995 Suzuki Sidekick. Unfortunately, since we're unable to...
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my 1998 Honda civic Lx has a problem when i idle it squeals and when i stop and try to go the car almost dies
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Manual Transmission engine dies while driving
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When should I get my tires changed?
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Will a faulty Knock Sensor cause my car to shut off while driving?
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Car won’t start, battery is good. Head lights in dash won’t come on. Radio comes on. Can’t lock doors.
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Went through a puddle in a honda civic it died now car turns over wont fire
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Car died at red light and wont start after replacing timing belt and spark plugs in 2006 kia rio.
Hi Kelly. Thanks for contacting us today. I'm a bit confused by some of the statements in your question. I'm curious how the replacement spark plugs were worse than the old ones? Did you install used spark plugs? If so,...
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How often should I change my tires
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My car has had trouble starting for the past 3 months. It cranks but it doesn't turn over in the morning.
There are a number of things that may cause this to happen, however based on what you are describing it sounds like you may have an issue related to maintaining the proper fuel pressure both while starting and sitting at...
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rack & pinion broke on my right passenger tire. what should i do to get it fixed?
Hi Jalil. Thanks for contacting us today. It's very difficult to tell you exactly what service will resolve your problem without completing an inspection ourselves first. If the rack and pinion have been damaged due to an accident or hitting...

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