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Father in laws 2003 Altima got smashed in parking lot Light destroyed, bumper, and trunk Got hit by a 2003 Rav 4 Approx. whats the damage here in estimate? Not looking to gouge the guy but be reasonable given time, rental, etc. Thoughts?

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I'll start.... Gearwrench, OTC, Tekton, Husky.

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Cost me $75 @1.02/ L from empty for my 3.5L Really thinking of a 4 cylinder for my next car...

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Was looked for a new van but saw this and looks to be a good deal. Any opinions? http://markhamhonda.com/certified/Honda ... c45338.htm

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I bought an Acura RDX 2019 last week and hit the curb (on the driver side) due to icy conditions. After hitting the curb, there was a scratch on my wheel and the steering is no longer centered. I have to turn the steering to the right ...

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Father in laws 2003 Altima got smashed in parking lot Light destroyed, bumper, and trunk Got hit by a 2003 Rav 4 Approx. whats the damage here in estimate? Not looking to gouge the guy but be reasonable given time, rental, etc. Thoughts?

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Hi guys, About a month ago I went to my local Midas to get an oil change on my Acura 2005 TSX. While my car was up on the hoist they showed me that there was some leak near the power steering hose. They convinced me that the power steering pipe needed to be changed. I got it replaced via them the sa...

insurance

Hi, My car is being towed by insurance from my house to the impact center, and they told me to take out the plates and everything else from within the car. They have to determine if the car can be fixed or it will be written off. Do I take out ownership and insurance from the car or do I leave it in...

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... Initially I was set on a RAV4 but then I expanded that to the RAV4, CRV, CX-5, or Nissan Rogue (in that order). I am looking for something 2015 or newer and with less than 100k on it. I have three questions: 1- Thoughts on the 4 SUVs? 2- How much would you be looking to budget for that? 3- ...

honda

Hey, Been tracking down a 2018 Honda Civic recently as they have better deals over the 2019's right now, with better incentives and finance rates. Has anyone purchased one this year or in the last couple of months? Just wondering if they ...

2017

I am looking for my second family vehicle as daily commute car. I am living in Ottawa area. Tried both 2017 certified Hyundai Elantra and new 2019 Toyota Corolla. Need your kind suggestions. Here are some numbers to compare. 2017 certified Hyundai Elantra GL: off lease 30~40 thousand kilometres mile...

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So the wife has had the cx3 since March 2018; car has been great and not an issue with it. Being one to have OCD and like things done right I've done oil changes myself at 1000, 5000, 10k, 15k km on it myself using oem oil and filter for the skyactive engine. For the 20k oil change ended up taking i...

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Cost me $75 @1.02/ L from empty for my 3.5L Really thinking of a 4 cylinder for my next car...

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Hey guys looking at a G37X as a winter beater/GF car. Looking at a 2013 sedan model to be exact. Are there any known issues I should be aware of? Mileage is around 75K and price is around $20k

ontario

Hi just wondering if I'll be allowed to drive given the following: 1. Parents in Ontario, car has an Ontario plate 2. I'm in Quebec, have a Quebec license 3. Will be in Ontario from May - December. Just wondering if they can add me to their insurance and drive their car across the country. Thanks.

lease

Hello, We are currently leasing a Camry Hybrid. Lease expires in a couple months. Likely leasing another Toyota. Family has grown and something bigger would be good. Has anyone here lately done a new lease as a returning Toyota customer? Can I expect any extra incentives? Thanks for any replies!

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https://driving.ca/toyota/auto-shows/l-a-auto-show/the-2020-camry-trd-is-a-toyota-sedan-that-already-comes-pre-tunered Sweet, sweet car. but breaks my heart cannot understand how can anyone claim a car is "tuned" when its automatic?? Thats like driving an electric wheelchair that goes fast. In my ey...

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Hi all, Hope I'm positing this in the right area. My 2000 Honda Accord is finally hitting the dust (it had a good run), so I'm looking to upgrade. In the next year I'll finally be finishing my residency, and while I'm not looking to break the bank, I'd like to buy a used car that reflects the the lo...

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Going looking for a new car purchase this weekend in Nova Scotia to help a friend which it has been a long time since I have been new car shopping. Looking at civic - corolla or similar model and wondering what is a good price range for this type of model? What are some key points to use when negoti...

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Was looked for a new van but saw this and looks to be a good deal. Any opinions? http://markhamhonda.com/certified/Honda ... c45338.htm

advice

... out of pocket for the damages to the car - she told me she would ask around first to see how much it would cost to fix. I have two main questions: 1) What would be a fair price to pay out of pocket for the damage? It was a 2016 Honda Civic. The damage to be honest was barely noticeable. You could ...

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Hi, Just back in Canada after almost a decade, so: first post! Very similar to this post , in order to pass the car inspection here in Quebec I need to make a modification so that daytime running lights activate as intended even when the lights setting located on the light settings shaft on the left...

buying

... price with a dealership by email. The vehicle I want is in dealer's inventory. It will be a cash purchase. The dealership is now asking for a $1,000 deposit by credit card to secure the vehicle. Before making a deposit, should I ask the dealer to email me a vehicle purchase agreement spelling ...

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Hi guys, About a month ago I went to my local Midas to get an oil change on my Acura 2005 TSX. While my car was up on the hoist they showed me that there was some leak near the power steering hose. They convinced me that the power steering pipe needed to be changed. I got it replaced via them the sa...

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Was looked for a new van but saw this and looks to be a good deal. Any opinions? http://markhamhonda.com/certified/Honda ... c45338.htm

winter tires

Hey everyone, Its that time of the year for swapping winter tires with all-season. I have a Toyota Highlander, and my winter tires are on steel donuts and all-season on factory wheels. I'm assuming its going to be a simple remove, and replace job as I've done before, however, my only question is sin...

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I got rid of the wife's honda civic and looking for something awd ( do not feel pushing or digging it out this winter) best bang for the buck. What is rfds pick of the year? I was surprised i sold her car for much more after touching up the clear coat peeling syndrome.

2018

tough to decide which one? for 2018 the finance rate it is 0% versus 2019 5%. Plus the msrp it is 500 dollars more ? And also the style is different.. well if it is bang for the buck. Then it is 2018 right.. and if it is money no object. Then which one is better ? Please advise

accident

... out of pocket for the damages to the car - she told me she would ask around first to see how much it would cost to fix. I have two main questions: 1) What would be a fair price to pay out of pocket for the damage? It was a 2016 Honda Civic. The damage to be honest was barely noticeable. You could ...

fight it!

Hello, I need some advice on what to do... I received a notice of impending conviction today, stating that on march 15th I parked at 17 anndale dr within 3m to a fire hydrant. According to the sheet it says that I was parked there at 2329 hrs. The plate number is actually correct. The thing is, I wa...