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Your Driver's Ed: Diagnosing car issues
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Cars are complicated machines.
But finding out what’s wrong with your car and fixing it does not have to be a difficult task.
First, hop onto the Internet and type in your cars symptoms as well as the make and model. It’ll bring up hundreds of hits from people who’ve had the exact same problem.
Selecting forums or message boards can help you find the right solution and even offer a chance for you to pose questions.
Even if you can’t fix the issue yourself, you’ll be better informed when you head to the mechanic.