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I have my truck at the dealership garage now, and my wife is calling me telling me the many items they wish to fix or correct.....brake pads, air filter, transmission line cleaning(?), I was sending it in for an oil change and tire rotation. $1700 estimate. I'm not the mechanical type, but for a 2005 with 35,000 miles, does this seem reasonable?

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No, I would refuse any thing other than the oil change. Remove the wheel and inspect the brake linings, that will give you an indication whether you need to look for another place to change the oil, or do it your self. Air cleaner you can replace yourself, transmission fluid and filter you can change yourself. Also brake pads you can change yourself.

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