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you can hear the motor in the window but it wont go up or down.I have taken it apart and replaced the regulator(i think thats what it called) but it still wont go up or down
If you leave the key on for 20-30 seconds car will start and stay running. Tried replacing ignition switch and ignition cylinder to no avail. When car stalls theft light flashes and then is solid. Possible to bypass theft system and return car to normalcy? I was told there is a sequence of turning the key on and off in a patterned sequence to accomplish this? Or do I have to have the cassette removed, or another radio installed? Most grateful for a solution!
I have replaced the batteries, and I do not have the door key, only ignition key.
I love this car, it drives great and is decent at the pump, but there are some problems. When it rains water leaks in and pools on the driver side floor, none of the windows roll down, and now a mechanic says we need to replace the AC Compressor. I inherited this car from my father and he says that he's not willing to pay the $600 to fix the AC Compressor because of all the problems he fixed before I owned the car, plus the leak means that the problem could arise again. Does anyone know how to fix that leak, the windows and could I fix that compressor myself?
One of them told me that if I didn't my serpentine belt will come off and the vehicle wouldn't run at all. His price to replace it is $600. The other told me that I can still drive it & just replace it when the belt comes off? His price for labor is $50. I don't believe anything that either of them say. I have called various auto parts stores in my area and nearly all of them tell me that I must replace the compressor, accumulator, and orifice tube in order for the compressor to be warrantied. I've also called several salvage yards regarding these parts.

I have several questions:
Is it necessary to replace all three parts?
Is it ok to buy the parts used or will this eventually lead me to replacing them again?
Can this car be driven to the shop or should it be towed?
Roughly how long does it take to make this type of repair?
Roughly how much should I expect to pay for labor for this type of job?
One of them told me that if I didn't my serpentine belt will come off and the vehicle wouldn't run at all. His price to replace it is $600. The other told me that I can still drive it & just replace it when the belt comes off? His price for labor is $50. I don't believe anything that either of them say. I have called various auto parts stores in my area and nearly all of them tell me that I must replace the compressor, accumulator, and orifice tube in order for the compressor to be warrantied. I've also called several salvage yards regarding these parts.

I have several questions:
Is it necessary to replace all three parts?
Is it ok to buy the parts used or will this eventually lead me to replacing them again?
Can this car be driven to the shop or should it be towed?
Roughly how long does it take to make this type of repair?
Roughly how much should I expect to pay for labor for this type of job?

Air blow hot when i turn on the ac
air bag light with seat belt lights flickering and sometimes stays
how can i bypass the anti thief system ?
Just replaced transmission and alternator
price. however, I dont know how to take it out or install it. Any tips?
My car overheats going even a short distance. I also have water on the floor on the drivers side which has gotten worse! Could this be from my water pump?Thermostat, water pump? Head gasket? I had the radiator flushed but didn't take care of the problem
Check engine light is on.
it is actually a 87 skylark. was running ok really hard to start but ran fine. now all of a sudden it just cranks over and wont fire but when I let off the key it back fires really loud. All parts I have replaced since I bought it is fuel pressure regulator, fuel filter and o2 sensor. it is spraying fuel like it should just doesn't want to start. any help asap would be greatly appreciated need to have it running by sunday, 2/2/14 if possible. thank you.
A mechanic told me that he would have to take my radiator out of my vehicle in order to find a replacement? I have previously bought used parts for my vehicle at the junk yard & was always given a list of vehicles with parts that were interchangeable with mine. Is it possible that the mechanic is going to trade my radiator in for cash or possibly bring it back to me & reinstalling it back into my vehicle? I've had this to happen to me before.
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