Does anyone have any suggestions how I can rejuvenate an old rubber tractor seat? This is a molded vulcanized rubber seat that has been sitting outside for 60+ years. I've heard Armor All, but didn't know if something like Goop handcleaner with lanolin, or something else would work better. read more...In article: Rejuvenating Rubber
Hi There, Quick bit of brain pickage if I may.. I've a '93 Audi 100 2.0E and it suffers from the following problem. From a cold start, if I lift off the throttle when the temperature guage has reached around 70degrees - the engine cuts out. It restarts read more...In article: A100 Engine cuts out once at around 70degrees
Hi, a mate of mine has an X reg 320 and we cannot shift the front ABS caliper pistons back into their shell to allow fitting of new pads. Do we need a special tool, like the one I have for GM, that twists the piston whilst squeezing it back in? read more...In article: front ABS brake caliper piston retract
Hello all, Help please. My 2003 L200 has a stumbling problem. The car starts fine. It has an intermittant miss only at idle. Step on the gas and it goes. No stumbling or hesitation. At highway speeds it's perfect. Come to a stop light and it starts to stumble. Step on the gas and away it goes with no sign read more...In article: Idle stumbling
Hi, Here is the prolbem with my Jeep Grand cherokee Laredo 2000: 1. the Dashboard does not work 2. my windows does not work 3. When driving, the jeep will sometimes shut off in between the range of 5mph-50mph; When this happens the brakes are hard to push down,and the read more...In article: Jeep Grand cherokee "replacing a Body Control Module"?
Hi, I was driving my 98 Accord when the "Check Engine Light" lit. I have a stick-shift and i just replaced not too long ago a O2 sensor. This time i went to Honda and asked them to read the code and they came back with PO1456. Does any of you know what this code is? read more...In article: Check Engine Light - PO1456
I just bought a second hand Santa Fe from an individual. The day we bought it was rainy, and we didn't notice a LOT of the paint damage. It really looks bad, as the clear coat is peeling off and the paint is fading. More afraid of rust on the faded places than the looks. It also had a dent on the passenger side read more...In article: How much to paint a Santa Fe? clear coat peeled off and paint is fading.
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
Hello, everyone, I have just traded my 2 year old X-Type in for a 6 month old version of the same car (X-Type Sport Premium). The old car had a 6-CD autochanger in the boot, but the new one didn't (despite the fact that it is standard on that model). The dealer agreed quite happily to put read more...In article: Activation of Jaguar Voice on X-Type
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
I have a 2004 ES330. I was able to override the navigation system (so the passenger could use all of the features of the system while the car was in motion) until I updated the navigation DVD to the 2006 version today. Before the upgrade (which was the 2005 version), I world press menu, volume, read more...In article: Help - Navigation Override Stopped Working After 2006 DVD Upgrade
I have a 2005 Mini Cooper Convertible. Top was down. When the top was raised, it stopped after pushing the roof frame forward to the windshield frame. Then it stopped, and the red light started flashing rapidly. That was repeated again a day later. read more...In article: 2005 Mini Cooper Convertible Top won't close
The tail lights, inside dome light, dash lights and front parking lights on my 1999 Mitsubishi Mirage do not work. We have examined all the fuses and they are all o.k. The wires into the fuse box appear to be o.k. One fuse position in the engine compartment fuse block has only one read more...In article: 1999 Mitsubishi Mirage tail light problem
Hi, I have a 2001 QX4 and I got the service engine light.I took it to a friends shop and scanned my car with his actron auto OBDII scanner and it gave that code.He ERASED but as I started the car the light came back.What is the fuel air metering?What does it look like?How much would it cost me?thanks, read more...In article: P1145 fuel air metering
The Saab 9000 auto transmission offers direct lock up on 3rd and 4th gears. I assume this direct lock up function is automatically engaged on those gears. But please, how to tell if the lock up fails? A higher rpm? read more...In article: Direct lock up on 3rd and 4th gear on auto transmission
Hello, Thanks for all the help. Any "special" precautions to take when going thru a car wash ? Was wondering about the Eyesight System trying to possibly apply the brakes, or whatever. Necessary to turn Eyesight off when going thru ? read more...In article: Going Thru Car Wash: Turn Eyesight Off ? (2015 Outback)
Can somone please provide information on what to rewire or jumper or whatever needs to be modified to have the 12V auxiliary power points (cigarette lighter jacks) have power when the ignition key is either off or out of the ignition. The car is a 2004 toyota corolla. read more...In article: Full Time 12V Power Outlet rewire for '04 Corolla
Just curious, If I cleaned my throttle body and reassembled it without changing the manifold gasket, what would the symptoms be, if the old gasket isn't holding its seal? To be fair, the engine performance changed after I cleaned the throttle body. I didn't change the gasket and would like to see if what happened read more...In article: What are the symptoms of a leaking throttle body gasket?
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?
Was stopped by a woman today who told me that my brake lights were not working. There are three of them and NONE are working! I cant imagine all three bulbs going out at same time so checked for any blown fuses but they looked OK to me. So.... it has to be a relay or maybe switch in the read more...In article: 2000 Mazda Protege: No brake lights!! Why?
My battery went dead in my ML430, since it is a 2000 model, it was probably time for it to croak. Trying to jump it, it would not charge. So we replaced the battery. The car staerts fine, but it will not accelerate. I had someone watch under the hood, and the cable is working, but the engine will not rev read more...In article: 2000 Mercedes ML430 won't accelerate after battery change...
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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 »
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