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answered Maintenance on used car with unknown history
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comment Do I Need to Compress the Springs to Install Strut Tower Braces?
@eidylon yes, as long as you tighten the bolts down youth torque spec you will be fine
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answered Do I Need to Compress the Springs to Install Strut Tower Braces?
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answered How do I apply dielectric grease to my battery?
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revised What things should I look for when inspecting a used vehicle?
added rough checks to look for
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comment What things should I look for when inspecting a used vehicle?
@EricPetroelje I've updated my answer with some rough guidelines to slim down the choices before getting a mechanic.
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answered What things should I look for when inspecting a used vehicle?
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accepted how can I quiet a 'chirping' ventilation fan motor blade?
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answered What's the point of the D3 gear in an automatic transmission?
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answered Reverse difficult to engage with manual transmission
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answered Should I resurface or replace my rotors everytime I replace brake pads?
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answered Is there a general fix or product I can buy to silence a squeaky belt?
Mar
7
comment At what mileage should I replace the timing belt in a 2003 Honda Accord EX V6
@dave theiben it needs to be emphasized, if you have an interference (or 'no clearance') engine if will be VERY EXPENSIVE if the timing belt slips/breaks and there is contact inside the engine
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asked How do I silence squeaky springs on a 2006 VW Golf?
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comment Shocks and dampers - what can I do to prolong their life through home maintenance?
what is wrong with them when you have to replace them? Do you have noticeable wave motions after a bump (bouncing up and down more than 2 times)?