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1999 volvo drove fine and went/shifted into all appropriate gears when I bought it from a personal owner. I took it to a mechanic to look it over and now for some strange reason he said that the car won't go into park and has trouble going into reverse. He quoted a price of $4000.00 to fix a list of Items that he found wrong with the vehicle. After I viewd the estimate I told him that I decided against having the costly repairs done. When I went to pick it up the side panel or molding look as if it were torn or pulled away. Also after driving it for a while, when I parked it the park gear was working? Please can you help me understand this.

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Does not sound like a good mechanic at all. I wish you were in Maine, where I could help you! what is it you want to understand? The guy was totally unprofessional, and you should take your money (and car) and run. Try to get him to repair what he did, but I would not hold your breath on it

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