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2014 RDX Wheel bolt pattern?

author: Tony Hwang posted 11-19-2015

Got rid of 2008 MDX, found a 2014 RDX Tech with only 9K miles while looking at 2016 RDX. Dealer offered a very good deal with Certified extended warranty. Ended up picking it up. Time to get a se... read more »


No start 84 Audi 4000 s

author: austinw84 posted 11-26-2015

Hello everyone, I am new to this s it's and j would like to say thank you for letting me join. But anyways. My Audi won't start, it seems to me that she loses fuel pressure after about an hour. I hav... read more »


Magnificent Male and Female Teacup Yorkie Puppies Available

author: Parkeralvarez Rodriguez posted 10-20-2015

Magnificent Male and Female Teacup Yorkie Puppies Available We wish to announce that we do have Three Yorkie Puppies(YORKSHIRE TERRIER) which we are searching for that perfect home for them. Its ... read more »


Hi. If someone can help me to solve a problem I have on my Panda with Dualogic?

author: Richard posted 06-21-2015

I 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 »

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author: hailey.luttrell posted 11-11-2015

I have a 2001 dodge dakota sport. V6 magnum 2WD MANUAL why can I not shift into reverse? & no overdrive? HELP read more »

2000 jeep grand cherokee laredo v6 4.0 is stalling, backfiring, shaking, sputtering and shutting ff while driving or stopped it doesnt matter.

author: jenn posted 10-06-2015

if anyone is having issues with stalling backfiring sputtering and/or shutting off please complain to this site and encourage a recall for this issue in the 2000s model or less jeep grand cherokee la... read more »

97 Cadillac STS, radiator leaks water from top corner of passenger side

author: Sam posted 04-23-2015

It doesn't seem to be losing water while I am driving but as soon as I stop, all the water comes out of the top corner of the radiator on the passenger side. Sometimes it overheard when i dont pay at... read more »

Car won't start and its leaking

author: nakesha611 posted 11-27-2015

I just went to get an oil change and 30 minutes later my car won't start and when I finally got it started it starts running hot and when I got home it started leaking some fluid that's looks like wa... read more »

Classic Cars

Help With ID On Old Studebaker Lock Assembly

author: JACK posted 10-27-2015

Can anyone please ID the lock assembly pictured at: http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/vintage-studebaker-lock-trunk-143091586 Someone from another forum said is was a pre-'28 golf club door loc... read more »

Will a 1957 chevy truck hood fit a 1955 (second series)

author: Matt posted 02-15-2015

I 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 »

Request for group feedback...

author: Edd Hartley posted 03-03-2010

My name is Edd Hartley and I am a UK based professional photographer who specialises in vehicle and automotive photography. I am working on a project to offer professional car photography to member... read more »

Headlight bulb orientation

author: Davey posted 11-13-2015

1 have acquired a pair of halogen (I believe) headlights 'kits', the bulbs are as seen here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/imvpaq82vifpnhn/small_0160.JPG?dl=0 Am I correct in thinking that this orient... read more »



author: avagadro7 posted 11-22-2015

Mounted Hella Optilux fogs on the bumper wired with relays powering from ba ttery thru 10Ga wire. A small control panel with aux lights switch's bolts on the computer platform atop the doghouse. ... read more »

Battery Died Suddenly

author: Snuffy "Hub Cap" McKinney posted 11-26-2015

Battery went from working fine day after day and then suddenly nearly dead the next day. Connections, wiring, etc. all checked out OK. Voltage dropped from 12V to under 6V while trying cranking... read more »

2012 ford focus will not start

author: msullyroan posted 11-19-2015

everything is fine, lights, battery, even the radio - just wont start. when I finally get it to start, it says something about hill assist read more »

Big White went to the beach - 2015 - 2000 Ford Explorer with Saleen XP8 Parts

author: Spanks posted 10-30-2015

Just some pictures of a recent beach trip with Big White. Wanted to see how the AWD would perform after adding the 18 Speedline 1908 Saleen Magnesium Rims and the 2 Lowering. Will be posting a video ... read more »

98 ford mustang, 3.6 fuel injection.

author: shaw posted 08-30-2015

Downshifting is not smooth but normal fluid level read more »

General Motors


author: Helphelphelpme posted 11-06-2015

I have a 1995 s10 with 2.2 in it I wanna swap it for the 4.3 what do I need read more »

RPM In N Question, Please

author: Bob posted 11-16-2015

Hello, Have a 2009 Buick LaCrosse. I have probably not looked at this recently, but when I put the gearshift into either N or P, and depress the gas pedal to the floor, the indicated RPM never ... read more »

Wipers only work at high speed.

author: Lorenzo posted 10-19-2015

The wipers on my 2000 Grand Prix usually only work at high speed. They sometimes will function at slow speed or in delay mode. They also will not always park. Any ideas? Thank you. read more »

PING: DAD! question about c4 ecm problem

author: hyflyer posted 09-16-2015

I have a 1990 C4. base engine, 6 speed. All of a suddent it would start locking out my ignition as if it where reading my key chip as invalid. 5 minutes later it would reset and I could get it star... read more »

Electric Air Pump Motor A.I.R. Smog 12555164 is taking up too much room

author: Desertphile posted 10-08-2015

My year 2000 Chevy Tahoe has a Electric Air Pump Motor to help re-introduce hydrocarbons from the exhaust manifold to the air injection system, to reduce emissions. This is a good thing, and all ca... read more »

Rednecks Dream Car

author: cazza13 posted 07-21-2015

Check out this camouflaged Camaro. View the attachments for this post at: http://www.jlaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p53635020#353635020 read more »

Still kicking...

author: shanewarfel posted 09-13-2015

The Firebirds are gone, along with the books and magazines. So are the long hours of replacing things that weren't broke to make the car faster. If I see a second generation Firebird broke down a... read more »

misfire in cylinder 3

author: frustrated2015 posted 09-13-2015

i have a 97 saturn sl. it burns oil, blue smoke, hesitates, oil in airfilter and is throwing a code for misfire on cylinder #3. i have changed spark plugs, wires, both coil packs, fuel injector for #... read more »


brake light staying on.

author: Tom posted 11-05-2015

Last year my brake light would stay on and my computer braking would not work any more. My mechanic would test everything and tell me that everything tested fine. He said I would have to replace ... read more »


2010 Sonata Speedo malfunction

author: John posted 11-25-2015

This speedo on this auto diesel Sonata was locked on 35 kph at all speeds, even when car was stopped with ignition off it still indicated 35 kph. Thinking it may just be mechanically jammed I gav... read more »


Anyone know how to remove the front grille on a 1999 Isuzu Amigo

author: Rich posted 07-05-2015

I 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 »


1998 Jaquar XJ8 trunk wont open battery has power

author: Patrick posted 08-14-2015

I boosted the battery with a100 amp 1000 watt battery charger now the trunk wont open with remote the key or switch in car battery has power read more »


You are going to have to wait now until 2017 for your new Kia GT

author: MummyChunk posted 08-10-2015

> Well if you had your hopes up to have a shiny new Kia GT parked in your driveway by now - take another breath because it appears now you will have to wait until 2017. > > On another note, you a... read more »


New Lexus owner

author: badgolferman posted 04-21-2015

Greetings Lexus owners! I have purchased my first Lexus, a 2013 Lexus RX350 FWD with 16K miles. I have owned three Camrys, a Sienna, Avalon over the years and decided I wanted an SUV this time. Th... read more »

Maintenance and Modifications

Distilled v deionised water?

author: Old Geezer posted 11-30-2015

What is the difference? I actually want to use it with moonshine to bring the alcohol level back down to 40% from its condensed 80% but all the shop stuff seems to be deionised. Yes I could send t... read more »

Bad Cat.

author: Peter Hill posted 01-28-2014

Jaguar's response to Merc chicken advert. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vi08c_siQys&sns=em= -- Peter Hill replace nospam with domain host name to reply read more »

Remove and replace gas tank

author: Ashton Crusher posted 11-30-2015

Looks like the fuel pump went out in my 99 mustang. Looking at instructions for RRing the pump it appears there are a bunch of rubber hoses and gaskets for various things, fuel filler and emission... read more »


Are you ready for the NEW Mazda Koeru? Its coming to Frankfurt!!!

author: MummyChunk posted 08-10-2015

> Here is a sneak peak of the all new Mazda Koeru which is coming to the Frankfurt Motor Show. Koeru means Go Beyond or Exceed and judging from this latest take of Mazda's Kodo design - we agree th... read more »

Miata Battery and Battery Tender Question

author: moeshefrankenstein_1 posted 11-06-2015

Hi Folks. I have not been in here for a long time, but HELP>>LOL. Since the OEM battery, in my 2000 Miata, with less than 44,000 original miles, I hav e been using the Duralast battery from AutoZo... read more »


Vacuum lines daigram M110 W126 280Se

author: Buribenz posted 09-27-2014

I swapped the top of my engine. Some of the vacuum lines were left on. After all the alignments we find that we are unsure about some of the vacuum lines. We also have a no start. It appears as if th... read more »

New batery for Mercedes 500SL

author: johntaylor posted 09-30-2015

MB 2005 500SL uses 2 batteries . One on the engine compartment and another on the rear trunk. I have replaced the one on the back but now the one in the engine compartment is finished. Dealer wan... read more »


Compair mini aoto transmission vs mannual

author: chinthakasri1982 posted 05-10-2014

I am going to rebuilt a mini rover classic car and I would like to put a automatic engine. Please be kind enough to acknowledge me what I'd good auto or mannual? read more »

Mini Countryman plug-in hybrid out for a snowy stroll

author: cazza13 posted 02-07-2015

Really 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 »


2001 Mitsubishi Diamante running rough and using huge amounts of fuel

author: Harleybob53 posted 06-03-2015

Drive my car yesterday and suddenly it start running very rough, smoking (bluish) and using huge amount of fuel. It also smells strongly of bad or partially unburned fuel. It made it home and still r... read more »


2001 Sentra Power Windows

author: Steve Urbach posted 11-02-2015

2001 Sentra GXE Up to last week, they were fine. They never gave me a bit of issue. Yesterday, I lowered both front to air the car out on a short trip. When I went to raise them (one at a time), t... read more »

Engine stalling on idle (warm/hot)

author: con posted 07-15-2015

can anyone tell me how to clean a throttle body on a 2000 nissan maxima read more »

Dealer Fuel System Service?

author: JimR posted 07-24-2015

My Nissan dealer is recommending a Fuel System Service on my 2010 Altima with 61,000 miles. What is it? They want $249 which seems pricey to me. What would you do? read more »

Other Makes and Models

citroen xantia alarm problem!!!

author: Georgie posted 10-01-2015

*Hi my citroen xantia* has a code for the alarm. Recently my husband changed the battery and when i went to put the code in, it wont recognize it at all. Nothing!! what can i do? the normal code is ... read more »

Peugeot 406 2.0 petrol starting problem

author: Ats posted 11-24-2015

Hi guys! I have really weird problem with my 406. First start in the morning is fine. engine cranks 1-2 seconds and it starts up and runs like a dream Smile But when I switch engine of and try to sta... read more »

Range Rover Evoque convertible to go on sale next year

author: cazza13 posted 03-05-2015

Looking forward to seeing more news about this new Evoque as well as photos. FROM: ANE A convertible version of the Range Rover Evoque will go on sale next year, Land Rover said in a statement. Fo... read more »

Water pump , ldv 200 1990 2.0d

author: burtyboo234 posted 11-17-2015

Can anybody help me? I'm in desperate need of a water pump for a 1990 leyland daf 2.0d Perkins prima engine. It's the same engine as the Miestro/montego but a different water pump read more »


Maybe first Boxster in US?

author: Sue posted 11-18-2015

I have a 97 Boxter I was told maybe one of the first ones ever imported to the US. As it is coming into antique age I am curious about it. Any idea how to trace this? read more »


2000 9-5

author: cole posted 11-12-2015

Gas tank door doesn't open. Tried new O ring - didn't last. Any suggestions? read more »


trade in value of my '03 Forester

author: Frank posted 11-23-2015

Mentioned I'm trading it next year. One source said book value is $4,000 but KBB is $2,000. Wonder what is best estimate - base model, excellent finish, 65,000 mi. no leaking fluids(currently)? read more »


Spoiled spoiler

author: Pat posted 11-13-2015

Background: I did something dumb yesterday - backed out of the garage with the hatch up. (2010 Prius) The spoiler appears to have 5 studs molded into it plus some other type of clips at each end.... read more »

I just saw a thread on here about Don Nolt at Lancaster Toyota

author: shufflealong posted 11-21-2015

And from my own experience he's a real pos type person with a smart mouth t o boot. He insulted me when I wanted to buy a celica so I went elsewhere. N ot only that but I harbor a grudge a long tim... read more »

97 toyota avalon timing belt

author: lilrickys1960 posted 11-07-2015

I changed the timing belt and when I start the car it back fires sometimes and when I do get it to run at 2500rpms it boags out .at idle it run good. its hard to start.i get a obd reading of po300.it... read more »

Two-faced Exxon: the misinformation campaign against its own scientists

author: Desertphile posted 11-26-2015

Two-faced Exxon: the misinformation campaign against its own scientists http://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2015/nov/25/two-faced-exxon-the-misinformation-campaign-... read more »


VW "Bug-In" N.CA Mckinleyville.

author: Shoe-Chucker 2 posted 07-25-2015

I might even sell my '71 K.G. Aug. 1st. Pierson Pk. on Pickett rd. be there or... not. -- Karma ; what a concept! read more »

buzzer wont stop beeping / no fault lights on cluster

author: busgus posted 11-18-2015

hi, i have a 99 eurovan that is buzzing, beeping, ringing all of the above terms. it happens randomly and erratically beeping. i have noticed its the same sounding beep as the low fuel warning tone, ... read more »


Electrical fault

author: Henry posted 10-22-2015

My trusty old '95 850T has just developed an electrical fault which, I'm afraid, will probably turn out to be expensive to diagnose and fix. When I turn on the headlights, the instrument panel ligh... read more »

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