What to do to a car brought that's been sittin for a year?

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You want to change the fuel, oil, check the tires, look it over for anything that my break, then start it and see how it runs, if there's a problem, get it fixed.

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How do you get a car running that's been sitting for over 10 years?

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Is pinging noises normal for a car that hasn't been run for 2 years?

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How do you start a diesel engine that has been sitting for six years?

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Can you syphon gasoline out of a car that has been sitting for two years?

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Do you replace brand new tires on a car that been sitting a year?

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How do you get a car running that hasn't been started in years?

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What should you do to get a car running that has been sitting for a long time?

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How do you go about getting a title for a truck that has been abandoned on your property for 4 years and owner has gone back to Mexico?

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What happens to a car that sat in a driveway for over half a year?

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What needs to be done if a car has been sitting in a garage for over a year?

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What problems may occur if your car hasn't been driven for about a year?

Gas in tank can go bad, the octane can degrade. Battery can need a charge or replaced. Spark plugs can loose conductivity, should be replaced. Fuel filter should be replaced. The oil can degrade, replace it and the oil filter. If the engine does start, the piston chambers can be stuck so before s...

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What should you check if your car has been sitting for a year?

The gasoline is probably stale and the tires are probaly soft and the battery may be dead.

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What do you do when your car hasn't been started in over a year?

start it again??? call a car person

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Car hasn't been driven in five years do you have to register it to sell?

No, but the person buying it will have to pay 5 years back license unless they get a non-use statement signed by you.

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Does a car still have to be registered and insured if it has not been running for over a year?

if u drive on the road yes.

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What do you do with a car that has not been paid on in two years and the bank will not pick it up?

Not much you can do with it. Drive it if it will run or call a wrecker compnay to come get it if it wont run.

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You brought car didn't pass inspection what can you do?

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If he payed you I would try to contact him for a little longer. If not I would resell it. A year is a little long for something like that.

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When you get a car running that has been sitting for a wile what problems might it have?

It depends on how long a "while" is. A few months is no problem, a few years and you will have fuel problems, battery problems, brake problems and cooling system hoses, belts, tires, etc problems.

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How can you sell a car that's been in repossession for two years and the creditor has exhausted all efforts in getting it back?

If the title is not free and clear, then the title cannot be transferred to a new owner and it cannot be sold. If the creditor has written it off and it is no longer in dispute, then it can be sold.You can sell it as scrap metal to a junk yard without a title, I believe.

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Rising petrol prices, oil wells drying out and less pollution of the environment.

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Traded your car in for a suv went to get insurance came back with proof scheduled for pickup on your suv 2morrow got a call stating your suv had been soldcan a dealership do that and what shouldi do?

If you have paperwork on the sale, go to the state department of business regulation.

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What does a private seller have to do to repossess a car that has been transferred into buyers name but still list seller as lien holder?

go pick it up, if they refuse, go get the police

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If a car is in your name as the primary but your cosigner has been making payment for the last year and many of those payments have been paid late can you legally take that car from the cosigner?

Since the cosigners isn't paying, unless you start paying instead, and catch up on all late payments, the dealer or the bank will repossess the vehicle shortly anyway, so your question is moot.

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Why has there been changes to the speed limits for cars in Great Britain in the last hundred years?

becasue people are stupid and drive to fast lol

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I believe they are called vintage cars. I could be wrong though.

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Why have there been changes to speed limits for cars in Great Britain during the last hundred years?

because cars have become more powerful and because there have been too many accidents

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call the police and file a report

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Why has demand for car sales been static in recent years?

Because the economy is so bad There was a report that just came out where cars that are being traded in that their mileage on average were over 200 thou sand miles on them, this is an indicator of how poor the economy is, the report also included work trucks-they had even higher mileage.

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Ask a trusted mechanic to diagnose the problem with the car then ask for a quote.

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He will be able to tell it has been damaged in a crash immediatelyHe may take weeks to determine if the crash happened as described by the person reporting it.

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I'm selling a non running car to a junk yard in Ca that didn't pass smog has suspended registration and has been sitting for 6 years unregistered.When junked are those past registration fees waived?

the fees stay with the car. who ever was going to register it a gen would have to pay back fees but it is going to the junk yard you don't need to pay it cause it is on the car.

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What do you do with a vehicle that hasn't been registered in a long time in California?

Get it registered and pay for it or sell it.

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What to do with a car that doesn't run anymore?

In most cases, car owners choose one of the following five ideas. Sell the Vehicle. Even if your vehicle isn't running, it may be repairable, and you may be able to sell it. Donate the Vehicle. Salvage the Working Parts. Contact a Junkyard. Turn the Car into Art.

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Do you have to tell the insurance you are applying to about claims that have not been reported to police?

Yes, you need to tell them about anything that could affect the granting of insurance. if you don't and they find out, they could decline your claim or cancel your insurance. It's called material non disclosure. If in doubt tell them.

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What improvements have been made to electrical engines over the years?

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Can a credit union refuse to release title of a car that has already been paid for if the customer is late on another loan?

It depends on state laws, or if they wrote it into the second contract.

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Give a reason why there have been changes to speed limits for cars in great Britain during the last hundred years?

for the lulzBritish roads are typically very narrow while there are a few "highways" as we know them they still are small compared to our interstates. Because of the narrow, winding roads and the high cost of petro "gasoline" speed limits have remained on the slow side.

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What do you look for in a spouse that you look for in a car?

A nice exterior that has been well maintained, with low mileage and requires low maintenance.

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What is better a car that you have to buy gas for or a car that wastes electricity?

Much better if we will just use electricity for cars since you will recharge it instead of using gas that produces gas that can harm us all especially the environment.

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Is it illegal to have a learners permit and have someone that is 21 riding passenger that has been drinking?

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Do I have to keep paying for a car that has been reposed by a bank if I surrender it to the bank in which is carring the loan?

The bank will sell the vechile, u will be responsible for the difference between what they sell it for and what you owe . plus any interest and penalties.

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How do you go about getting your car that has been repo?

Contact the finance company and pay the bill[S{

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What will happen if I will going to sell a car that has been mortgage to the bank and sell it to other person?

I think U will arrested And put up in the jail or the person who buys ur car will have to pay the mortgage

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I have a car that has not been moved in over a year with old gas in it. Do I just add more gas to it or is there an additive I can use?

fuel stabilizers only work when put in before storage. your best bet is to drain out the old fuel, there will be sediment in the tank and some of the fuel may be gel like so it is better not to let it run through the fuel system and into the engine.

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Does a new body part that has been primed need to be painted?

Not necessary to paint but the primer will fade kinda quick.. so will the paint but not as fast unless you clear coat either the primer or paint then you should have any problem at all...

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What improvements have been made to petrol engines over the years?

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What improvements have been made to diesel engines over the years?

Modern diesel engine have seen huge improvements that have made them quieter, more powerful, smoother, better on fuel, and pollute less.One of the first was the turbocharger, it adds a huge amount of power to a diesel engine and makes if more efficient.Direct injection was the next big leap forwa...

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You purchased a car that had been traded-in the financing did not go through for the party who traded-in the vehicle that you purchased do you have to return the vehicle?

talk to a lawyer type person in your state.

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How do you start an old car that has been sitting?

How long its been sitting and if it has been stored inside or outside makes a big difference. Sitting a couple years or less, a fully charged battery and fresh gas added should do it. Longer than that may require draining all the old gas first. Inspect for rodent damage. After it has ran and warm...

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Do you still have to pay for a car that is repossessed?

Even if your car is repossessed and later sold at auction, you might not be off the hook.If your car sold at auction for less than what you owed on the loan, you must still pay the remaining balance to your lender.If you do not make those payments, your creditor can sue you in court.

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According to the Traditionalist and Perennialist schools of philosophy, you can remove a curse by continuing to pray and practice your religion. You must practice your religion in the traditional way.

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What should I to do get a car to be moved its been sitting in the street for over 2 months?

Call the police department on their non-emergency number. They will tell you what the proper procedure is.

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Can a towing company put a lien on a car that's been totaled and paid off?

yes they can. if your vehicle was towed by them and you dont pay the bill they have the right to keep it in lue of the money you owe them.

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Can someone report a car stolen if they brought the car in for service and dont want to pay in Texas?

They will usually tell you to sue as it is a civil matterIf they do take a report and investigate it is almost certain that the person filing the complaint will be charged with "filing a false complaint" (what our police call it)The basis is: you take your vehicle in for repair, the dealer has th...

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Can a car company go after me 13 years after a vehicle has been repossessed?

ok first of all how stupid r u................ of course they can because they can still file legitimate buissness and non-buissness against u nd ur unpaid car repposession charges niigguhh

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