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Hello i just i started my car and didn't let it warm it showed a sign on the dash engine power reduced i just discovered i have a
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My car is really messing up...what does reduce engine power means
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2005 Chevy Impala shuts off when slowing down, steering wheel gets tight and so does the breaks. Check engine light is on.
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I have 2014 Dodge Journey and the brake, ABS , engine, and traction lights are on. Also my brake pedal won't depress so i can put
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I have a 2004 cadillac srx. Today the engine light started blinking and the car shakes when you accelerate
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For a Dodge Challenger 2015 if I get the driver’s side door handle replaced will it include the lock? My car got broken into
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My traction light is on 2011 dodge charger
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