I have looked every place but can not find it. I do not have a key for the gas door could that be it. is that key the same as the door lock? i do not have that one eather.I can see some boxes in the trunk thru a small hole in the shelf near one of the speaker swith a bunch of parts.thank for any read more...In article: how do you open a 87 avanti trunk?
I have a Blaupunkt unit from an Audi that I previously owned. I am trying to determine the pinouts on the connectors of this unit. Unfortunately this is an in dash unit with very few identifying marks. I'm hoping someone will be able to shine some light on this... read more...In article: In dash audio unit... What is it?
Hi Folks I have a NEW (well 8 months old) E65 730d SE UK version with the 238BHP turbo diesel + Auto. The power and torque is phenomenal compared to my old E38 740i but there is a persistent flat spot or hesitation when pulling away from a rolling start. read more...In article: Flat spots and hesitation o 730d anybody experienced this E65
I drive a '96 saturn sl1, 112k miles, just got an oil change. I went to autozone because my service engine soon light was on. The trouble code PO706 came up which was "Transmission range sensor circuit range/performance." The guys at autozone had never seen that before, read more...In article: Saturn Trouble code PO706 Transmission range sensor...?
I have a 2001 Dodge Ram and it has 90,000 miles on it. It is the 5.9 L and is 4wd. I have done very little towing with this beast. No major problems to date. One of my friends has pointed out to me a couple of times that when my Ram reaches 150,000 to 180,000 I can expect to have read more...In article: Problems with high miles on a Dodge Ram?
Ok, it's snowing like crazy here in NH and we're supposed to get a couple of feet of snow from this storm before it's done. Not a big deal for me, I've seen this kind of weather before. However, I didn't own a convertible before this year. Now for the big question: just how much snow will a convertible read more...In article: snow load on convertible top?
My 99 Hondaís check engine light is on. When I got the codes read ,there were 2 codes. ! was P1607 which is "Internal Fault A" & the other is P1456-EVAP Control system leak detected/fuel tank. Car does stall intermittently. Does anyone have any Ideas what these are & what needs to be replaced? read more...In article: P1607/P1456 codes for 1999 Honda Accord
Just got this code. What does the Speed Sensor do and where can it be found on a 2002 Hyundai SantaFe 2.7 engine ? Many thanks. read more...In article: P0501 Code (Speed Sensor). Where is it located please ?
I think I've asked this question before; but what exactly are the POWER DRIVE and WINTER DRIVE switches for in this vehicle. What exactly do they do in terms of transmission operation? Also, in my 1995 Passport, the WINTER DRIVE switch works intermittently and read more...In article: Honda Passport - "Power" and "Winter" drive switches
Hi, I've come across a 4.0 XJS - registered in 93. VIN decodes for the engine as being 3.6 4VD or 4.0 4Y But its a 4.0 ... so what does the 4Y mean ? Perhaps I have misunderstood something, but is this a 4.0 AJ6 , or is it a read more...In article: How to distinguish 4.0 AJ6 or AJ16 - is there such a difference ?
Made reference in another post - after taking a long look at the 2011 Sorrento, I got my wife to (VERY, VERY) reluctantly agree that we are still in the minivan stage. Have just purchased a new 2010 Sedona. It is my first vehicle with leather seats, and my first vehicle with Sirius Satellite read more...In article: New 2010 Sedona
According to the following article: http://www.boston.com/cars/news/articles/2007/04/01/carmakers_increase_oil_change_intervals/ In 2004, Toyota (Lexus) reduced the oil change interval from 7500 miles down to 5000 because of engine sludge concerns. Toyota first read more...In article: Lexus oil change interval is only 5000 miles?
Hi All, Please can anyone point me in the direction of some article/Offer advice on how to adjust the self leveler on an 03 cooper s with xenon headlights. The lights auto level far too low in front of the car making it near enough impossible to see anything more than about 30 yards infront of the car on read more...In article: Mini Cooper S Headlight Adjustment
I have just bought a 2000 Montero Sport. Didn't notice before I bought it but there is no tank for the front windshield Washer. Also no pump. Anyone have any info. where I can get one and where it should be installed? Also I don't see an elec. plug for the pump.I need info.on how to hook up pump. The read more...In article: 2000 Montero Sport Front Windshield Washer Tank
I just bought an 09 Nissan Versa Hatchback. The manual says the fuel filter is "in the fuel tank and is a maintenance-free item", i.e. never change it. I heard from a mechanic that it is located near the fuel pump, and is accessible under the back seat, from inside the car. read more...In article: Where is Fuel Filter in 09 Versa Hatchback?
Anyone heard of a jingling noise coming from the engine compartment during a hard acceleration? I have a 1999 9-3 Convertible with 40k miles. The jingling noise is not present if I don't accelerate vigorously. I'd appreciate your ideas... Thanks, in advance... read more...In article: Jingling noise on hard acceleration
I have a 2000 Impreza Outback Sport. I don't have all the service manuals because there were too many and too expensive! My check engine light just went on. Can the code be read without a reader like some other cars? And, if so, is there a web site I can go to to get the read more...In article: How to read diagnostic codes
Would anyone that's actually owned both a Toyota vehicle and a Volvo care to comment on the quality of each? Consumer Reports and other publications usually put Toyota at the top, and my personal experience is that is very much warranted. But many Volvo owners swear that their read more...In article: Volvo vs. Toyota Quality
My car is a 2000 Beetle, 2.0 ltr gas engine. About a week ago I suddenly got a blinking red temperature light while driving. I had been driving about 20 minutes at the time. I checked the coolant and oil, both were normal. The next two days I was fine read more...In article: Blinking red temperature light - what does it mean?
Hi guys, i recenrlt brought a second hand 406 estate on an 02 plate, 2.0 Hdi. got it home fine, noticed that the cigrette lighter wasnt working and changed the fuse (didnt fix it) but in error i took out the SH (shunt) fuse, and the stereo lost its settings, again no prob quick set up and sorted, but now it read more...In article: What does Economy Mode Active mean on a 406?
Anyone have a 'handle' on converting the AC compressor oil in a 90 Miata from R12 compatible to R134a, etc. Any hidden items/issues I should be aware of, etc. Whats been your experience in AC efficiency after conversion to R134a, etc.? Thanx read more...In article: R12 to R134a conversion in MX5 Miata
Hi guys! I owned a 1980 300D a while back and I remember the oil pressure indicated at idle around "1.5". The engine was in need of an overhaul. Had excessive oil consumption as well as blow by. A worn diesel engine for a 300SDL should indicate a below "3" on the read more...In article: Oil Pressure
Recently bought an 07 Focus, still waiting for dealer to forward manuals... We want to power the GPS from the power socket under the radio, but it doesn't seem to work. Is there a hidden button/special plug required? Managed to open the bonnet (vague memories of fiddling with Ford badges read more...In article: Ford Focus 07 - cigarette/power socket not working?
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author: Matt posted 02-15-2015I have a 1955 chevy truck second series that has a poor condition hood. I can get my hands on a 1957 chevy truck hood at a good price. The seller says it will fit no problem. Does anyone know if it w... read more »
author: MummyChunk posted 02-29-2016The Acura ILX just can't seem to catch a break. From AB Statement by Acura Regarding Headlight Recall: 2013-2014 Acura ILX 07/08/2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. 14,078 model-year 2013-2014 ILX vehicles affe... read more »
author: MummyChunk posted 03-07-2016Audi is on the cusp on Self Driving becoming affordable. From AB Elevator Pitch: Cruise is the first highway autopilot for your car. It uses cameras and radar to keep your car in its lane and a safe ... read more »
author: Darell Gholston posted 04-26-2016/I just purchased a 1991 GMC Vandura 2500 5.7 engine with 70679 miles on it. I replaced the fuel pump, O2 sensor, Temp sensor next to the thermostat new plugs wires and distributor car, MAP sensor an... read more »
author: Percival P. Cassidy posted 04-18-2016We just got a recall notice for our 2008 Vibe (it applies to all 2008 Vibes, plus some other vehicles built by NUMMI), informing us that the front passenger air-bag inflation module is defective ... read more »
author: Richard posted 06-21-2015I put my Panda in N shift, with the key at the MAR position (without starting up the engine) and push the car about 1 m (to roll it with the engine off) and then put the parking brake. I left it like... read more »
author: tesla sTinker posted 05-11-2016Grand Caravan SE will not start. Changed PCM, because it gave a code 53. Was driving along and all of a sudden, blank. Dead. Lights on dash odometer went out at that moment when it quit. Turn... read more »
author: zane 79 landcruiser long body posted 06-09-2016i am having problems with an old koenig 100. the bolt securing the drive shaft to the winch came off and the small shim which pits into the winch input shaft was lost (Alan bolt). I made a new shim o... read more »
author: Dan G. posted 06-23-2016Hi All, I'm hoping y'all can all help me check an invoice I received from my local auto repair shop, I had some work done and want to make sure I wasn't charged for parts I don't need. The work wa... read more »
author: MummyChunk posted 02-28-2016Ford is back at the Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture air show in Oshkosh, WI, on July 31 auctioning off its seventh Mustang for charity, and this is one seriously mean looking 2015 'Stang... read more »
author: Lynn McGuire posted 04-08-2016‚ÄúTakata airbags to blame for George Ranch High School student‚Äôs death; 10th in U.S.‚ÄĚ http://www.click2houston.com/news/driver-in-fort-bend-county-is-10th-us-death-from-takata-air-bags ‚Äú... read more »
author: Mike O posted 06-26-2016I have a 2014 Elantra GT hatchback I got in early 2015. It's the dark blue color. When it's been setting in the sun on a hot day, the plastic spoiler on the top of the back hatch expands and bu... read more »
author: Rich posted 07-05-2015I know there is a screw by the emblem & the the 4 tabs at the top.....but on mine there are tabs located under the headlight that I can't seem to figure out.. How to release or get to. This is the th... read more »
author: cazza13 posted 02-07-2015Really anxious to see what this plug-in has to offer. The Mini has come a long way from a little laugh to one of the hottest little cars on the road. FROM: AB When Mini launched the Countryman in 2... read more »
author: ChoppedNuts posted 02-04-2016Whether it is smartphones or vehicles, there is just no respect for the creation of something. Anyways, no person with money is going to buy this knockoff. I want the real thing! FROM: EG China is... read more »
author: MummyChunk posted 03-08-2016If you dig the style of the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class but can't quite stretch from the $29,900 MSRP of the CLA250 to the $47,450 CLA45 AMG, we've got a bit of good news for you: Mercedes is offering a ... read more »
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