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Car trouble Car not starting. ON dash board following lights are on: rear light faliure, low engine oil level, ABS, low washer fluid & Discharge (battery) Warning Light. All of the above (apart from ABS) have been checked, i.e. have topped up fluids for washer fluid and engine oil. Power steering turns on and off on sharp bends. Steering becomes difficult on bends. And finally right side speakers are not functioning. Please advise me of what I should do.

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    CAR WON'T START SOME TIMES AND WHEN IT DOES THERE IS A DELAY BETWEEN WHEN THE KEY IS TURNED AND THE STARTER ENGAGES

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Check all of the fluids, check all sensors.
get a hayes book on you car and change what ever need to be changed.
too many problem, nothing too expensive and nothing is critical for now, if you don't fix them, they will be your worse nightmare.

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The ABS and brake lights on your dash board is cause by low brake fluid/oil level. When the brake fluid/level of your vehicle is low, the ABS light and brake light will appear on your dash board, indicating that it needs to be checked.

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