Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
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Ignition wire breakdown is common, resulting in misfires.
The water pump and/or other cooling system may develop a coolant leak. Oil leaking from the valve cover gasket is also common.
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
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front end makes noise on the passenger side like the axle is going out but when traveling straight. What are other possible causes of the noise?
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