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Bmw Coupes

If you believe what is being written in the media, it appears that our economic free fall is slowing somewhat. Even car sales are beginning to stabilize. And while the trade in your old clunker for cash deal being offered by the government will no doubt spur sales in the …

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Car Reviews 2012 Ford Expedition

The Ford 2012 Expedition: A Behemoth with Style and Substance The blowout popularity of SUVs that swept through the late nineties on into the beginning of the twenty-first century has waned somewhat. Newer kids on the auto block, like Mercedes-Benz’s Smart Car, Nissan’s Leaf, Ford’s Electric Focus, with their big-as-a-minute …

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Diagnosing a Bad Mass Air Flow Sensor

The mass air flow sensor is an important component of the engine in a modern car or truck. If it goes bad the engine will run poorly, perhaps consume too much gas, and might even stop running altogether. Given its importance then, how can you tell if it’s bad? An …

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2010 Toyota Tundra Crewmax Limited 4×4

The fact that the full size 2010 Toyota Tundra Crewmax Limited 4×4 pickup is built in San Antonio, Texas might seem like it has little to do with this truck’s character. But that is where you would be wrong. The 2010 Toyota Tundra, to be frank, is as big, wide …

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The Basics of Internal Combustion

Open the hood of your car and look in. If it was built in the past 15 years, you’ll be confronted with a sea of black plastic. These covers hide the engine, making its inner workings invisible. So what exactly goes on when the ignition key is turned? The ignition …

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Car Review 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan

The 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan is considered to be a compact sports utility vehicle, but it is so very much more. The Tiguan takes the best features of a sedan and incorporates them into a classy and stylish mini sports utility vehicle. Starting at an MSRP of only $23,200, the Tiguan …

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