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Oil Pan Gasket

Thank you all so much for your replies. I noticed the leak about three days after the oil change was done. Firestone said that the oil filter was tight and the plug was ok but that they could see a...
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Oil Pan Gasket

2008 Toyota Matrix leaking a small amount of oil after oil change at Firestone. Took it back and was told that the oil pan gasket needs to be replaced. Part costs $16.32 and labor is $234.00 at...
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Locked Brakes

Thank you for the input. Here is a little history on my daughter's car: It has approximately 110,000 miles on it and she is the only driver of the car. She travels out of town a lot with her job...
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Locked Brakes Update

I posted about a week ago about my daughter's 2008 Toyota Matrix. She ran off the road into a ditch to avoid a head on collision with a truck. A shop called me today with an estimate on the car....
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Locked Brakes

In reply to the question about the weather, we are in Louisiana. Right now the temperatures are very mild so weather would not have played a part in this. There was a lot of mud around the wheels and...
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Posted By Kathy42

Locked Brakes

Thanks everyone for all you replies. It has to go to a repair shop no matter how much it costs. Just trying to figure out if I can afford it now or if I should wait until I receive my tax return....
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Posted By Kathy42

Locked Brakes

Need help identifying a problem with my daughter's car. She has a 2008 Toyota Matrix. She ran off the road into a ditch. A truck crossed over into her lane. She swerved to avoid hitting the truck...
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Engine Control Computer

A friend of my son's who is what you call a backyard mechanic believes it is the computer. The car will not start at all. He has tested the battery and alternator and they all seem to be fine when...
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Engine Control Computer

My son is thinking about repairing his grandfather's 1990 Oldsmobile Delta 88. It was passed on to him when his grandfather passed away. It needs the engine control computer replaced along with other...
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Bleeding Brakes

My son has a 1991 Oldsmobile Delta 88. He just completed a brake job, front and back, on this car. He does not know how to bleed the brakes. Could someone possibly explain how to bleed the brakes?...
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Posted By Kathy42

Windshield

Thank you. I'm going to take it back on Saturday.
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Windshield

My problem is not mechanical but I'm hoping you can help anyway. I had a front windshield put in a 1996 Buick Lesabre. It seems like air is rushing in at the bottom of the windshield on the drivers...
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Posted By Kathy42

Brakes

Thank you for the information. I'm glad to know that I don't have to return the car for further work. I don't know too much about the mechanics of a car but I'm learning through this forum. Kathy
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Brakes

A while back I had a problem with vibration in the front end of my car while braking at a high speed. My problem was diagnosed on this board as a problem with my brake rotors. I had a break job done...
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Posted By Kathy42

Steering Noise

I appreciate the help. I know this is going to sound crazy, but I cannot locate the power steering pump. I got a pretty good idea of it's location from the autozone site, but I just don't see it. I...
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Posted By Kathy42

Steering Noise

I have a 1996 Buick LeSabre. When you turn the steering wheel it causes a whining sound. It happens both when the car is being driven and when it is sitting still. I have had this happen in other...
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I appreciate both answers. I haven't used...

I appreciate both answers. I haven't used anything like Fix A Flat. I wonder if the vibration thru the steering columm when braking is a different problem then the vibration I'm feeling when just...
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Posted By Kathy42

Front End

I'm hoping someone can tell me whether or not my car is safe to drive. I don't do alot of highway driving. I have a 1996 Buick Lesabre.I just drove from Lafayette to New Orleans, 135 miles. I noticed...
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Posted By Kathy42

Ceiling Fan Noise

It's not the humming noise that is bothersome, its the other noise that's more like a vibration. I will check the fan blades to be sure they are secure. Thank you both. The information you provided...
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Ceiling Fan Noise

I live in a newly built house. It will be one year old in April.The ceiling fan in the master bedroom just recently started making a noise. The fan has three speeds. I constantly hear a humming noise...
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Posted By Kathy42

Ceiling Fan

A friend of mine gave me a ceiling fan for a gift. It is not one I would have purchased for myself. I would have probably purchased a Hunter or a Hampton Bay brand. The brand name of this fan is...
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Posted By Kathy42

Running Toilet

I did try lifting the ball but it didn't help. When you flush the toilet, the ball lifts and stops like it should and the toilet is quiet for about a second but then you start to hear the running...
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Running Toilet

I'm a renter and hate to call my landlord for something I may be able to fix myself. I have a toilet that runs all the time. The water is moving ever so slighlty in the toilet bowl. The flapper seems...
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Posted By Kathy42

Seat Belt Problem

Thank you so much for the information. I will purchase the torque wrench and give this a try.

Kathy
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Posted By Kathy42

Seat Belt Problem

I have a 1991 Oldsmobile Delta 88. I cannot push the seat belt latch (the one on the end of the shoulder harness on the driver's side) into the metal part on the end of the seat belt coming through...
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