Motormouth: Owner's manual goes digital
Q: You always say to read the book that spends most of its life in the glove compartment. I do my own basic maintenance on my vehicles and have always relied on the owner’s manual. I recently purchased a 2019 Chrysler 300 from a dealer. The only book in the glove box was a very limited manual. I was told that for the complete manual I would have to download 492 pages off the Internet. Is this how all car manufacturers are dealing with owner’s manuals?D.G., ChicagoA: It is a bit of a hassle to download manuals from the Internet, but I have grown to prefer them. You can save the file as a PDF, w...
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Those who know Derek Chauvin say they would not have predicted his killing of George Floyd
MINNEAPOLIS — The world met Derek Chauvin, staring ahead impassively with his knee on George Floyd’s neck, through a bystander’s cellphone video shot as sunlight waned on Memorial Day in south Minneapolis.Yet in the nearly two decades before Floyd’s death prompted worldwide outrage, Chauvin was a face in the crowd, patrolling the streets during night shifts in the city’s busy Third Precinct. Now charged with murder and manslaughter in Floyd’s killing, the 44-year-old fired Minneapolis police officer remains an enigma to colleagues and neighbors, and at least one family member who described bei...
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