Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Car Questions
I am considering buying a 1991 Honda Accord EX with 143,000
I am considering buying a 1991 Honda Accord EX with 143,000 miles on it. It has an automatic transmission and a 4 cylinder engine. On average, how many miles will this transmission last before somethi… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
34,939 satisfied customers
Mazda Protege: I have the Lean (Bank 1) problem..jolt
I have the Lean (Bank 1) problem on my Mazda Protege. However tonight I felt the car jolt as I was driving. What problem is this and how serious is it?… read more
Terry S. Trent
Terry S. Trent
Automotive Technician
Associate Degree
374 satisfied customers
1994 mazda protege: with 213,000 miles..MANY MILES..CAR RUN
I'm looking at at 1994 mazada protege with 213,000 miles. Is it worth buying. what are the possible MAJOR PROBLES.....HOW MANY MILES CAN THIS CAR RUN… read more
BigBob
BigBob
Service Manager
High School or GED
4,792 satisfied customers
2005 Hyundai Elantra: My dealer..$450.00 for 30,000 mile service check
My dealer charges $450.00 for 30,000 mile service check for a 2005 Hyundai Elantra GLS. Can this be done by an outside shop, and if so, are there any parts I should order from the dealer to supply?… read more
George H.
George H.
ASE Certified Technician
Associate Degree
1,570 satisfied customers
Im considering a 1987 944..well maintained..service records
I'm considering a 1987 944. I've located one in CT that has been well maintained. All service records, all original car. Never saw the snow, garage kept 2 owners. Interior is in great condition, paint… read more
supertech
supertech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,235 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a 1997 Acura CL 2.2 with 142,000 miles on it.
Hello, I have a 1997 Acura CL 2.2 with 142,000 miles on it. I bought it when it was 3 yrs old with 39,000 and take very good care of it. I've had all the recommended maintenance done, etc. I love the … read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
34,939 satisfied customers
99 mazda protege: 1.6L..AT and a 99 millenia 2.5L AT that..timing belt
I have a 99 mazda protoge 1.6L AT and a 99 millenia 2.5L AT that I need to get accurate info on timing belt install's. The belts are ready to go on at TDC. Every repair book has somewhat different ins… read more
Ms. Wrench
Ms. Wrench
High School or GED
328 satisfied customers
000 miles..care of it by getting oil changes on time..thousand miles
my car has hit 105,000 miles today. I take care of it by getting oil changes on time every 3months or 3 thousand miles which ever comes first. do i really need a service?… read more
DCM
DCM
Automotive Master Tech
Mechanical Engineer
224 satisfied customers
1994 Mazda Protege DX: water pump (98.46)..valve cover..cam..coolant
I had my 1994 Mazda Protege DX serviced this week. The shop replaced the water pump (98.46), the timing belt (63.81), timing belt tensioner (86.54), valve cover (39.82), crank seal (12.85), cam seal (… read more
Hog Rider
Hog Rider
Rebuliding Foreman
High School or GED
198 satisfied customers
2002 Audi a4: 000 miles..The sunroof stopped working and he took it
Just bought my son a used 2002 Audi a4 for $11,000. It has 83,000 miles on it. The sunroof stopped working and he took it to Audi. They say the sunroof frame is broken and the part costs $1100 and lab… read more
Rcmslm
Rcmslm
owner of small engine shop
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
77 satisfied customers
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe: original owner..serpentine belt..towed
I have a 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe with 41,000 miles on it. I am the original owner and purchased the 100,000 mile warranty when it was new. The serpentine belt broke this past week and it was towed to th… read more
Mazda Ed
Mazda Ed
Lead Technician
High School or GED
2,269 satisfied customers
2002 Jaguar X-Type: considering purchasing..with 46,000 miles on it
I am considering purchasing a 2002 Jaguar X-Type 3.0 with 46,000 miles on it. The vehicle is VERY clean but I am needing advice on the expected maintenance cost of this type of car. I know it is owned… read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
Automotive Repair/Damage Investigator
Associate Degree
14,660 satisfied customers
2002 Subaru Forrester. 104K. Not had any trouble with it.
2002 Subaru Forrester. 104K. Not had any trouble with it. Haven't had major service since 10/2005 The Dealer is pushing several repairs. Am looking for confirmation that they would not be unreasonable… read more
Bob
Bob
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,784 satisfied customers
what is the normal cost for a timming belt on a ...
what is the normal cost for a timming belt on a montero sport xls 3.5L? and do u have to replace the water pump too?… read more
Steve
Steve
Service Manager/ Technician
5,473 satisfied customers
Overheated..white smoke was pouring out, coolant spilling..blow
My teenage daughter is sitting by the side of the road waiting for a tow truck. Her car overheated, battery light came on, white smoke was pouring out, coolant spilling over before she turned it off. … read more
Sparkybuoy
Sparkybuoy
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
192 satisfied customers
A garage to have it done because of major repairs that may be needed
What happens if you haven't changed your oil in 5 years? I'm afraid to take it to a garage to have it done because of major repairs that may be needed due to my own negligence! ~an embarrassed owner… read more
Steve
Steve
Service Manager/ Technician
5,473 satisfied customers
95 mitsubishi galant: about 200,000 miles..exhaust smoke..idling
my daughter is considering buying a 95 mitsubishi galante that has about 200,000 miles on it. She has noticed in driving it that it sometimes emits signficant exhaust smoke particulary when idling in … read more
Steve
Steve
Service Manager/ Technician
5,473 satisfied customers
1999 Mazda protege: my alternator belt..mechanic changed..dim
my alternator belt has broken 3 times in 2 months. my mechanic changed the alternator and now when i turn my lights on they begin to drain or dim while i am driving. What is causing this / Optional In… read more
Kat
Kat
Business Owner
Some College
209 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Excellent reply, and also very quick. Really sounds like the Expert knows what he is talking about. I will be back to use your service when I need more help with my RV.

DutchUSA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,449 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,769 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,570 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

682 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

2,597 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

1,017 satisfied customers

12 years Ford Lincoln/Mercury Jaguar dealership as a technician and shop foreman reparing all makes

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x