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dont drive car get fuel line checked

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DID U CHECK THE G62 SENSOR?TEMPERATURE SENSOR.IT IS ONE OF THE PROBABLE FAULTS.LET ME KNOW IF U NEED FURTHER ASSISTANCE

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