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Q: Cooling fan stays on too long

You are right to be concerned, as this amount of time could drain the car’s battery, which would leave you having to jump-start your car. It’s normal for some vehicles to have a fan run for a few minutes...

Q: What does the AdvanceTrac® light mean on the dash?

Your car is equipped with an Advanced Traction and Stability Control system called AdvanceTrac®. If the AdvanceTrac® light comes on in your dash, it means one of two things: It comes on when you first crank the engine while...

Q: Difference between 4WD, AWD and FWD? Is AWD or 4WD necessary in SUVs? or will FWD do OK with winter tires?

Hello, the difference between four wheel drive, all-wheel drive, and front wheel drive is the difference in how your vehicle transfers energy to power the vehicle. Four wheel drive is a vehicle that uses two wheels to propel the vehicle...

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