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Classic Cars

1955 engine colors

author: Gerek posted 12-05-2016

Mention was made in a previous post of a large dealer showroom book which shows the correct 1955 engine colors. How might we obtain one of these boo ks, or possibly a color scan of that particul... 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 »

Lucas horns

author: Davey posted 05-31-2017

There is a pair of Lucas horns on e-bay at the moment: http://www.ebay.com/itm/132210307619?ul_noapp=true The domes are not chromed, although the trumpets are, and they have mesh in them, but stil... read more »


Here comes the 2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid with Acura NSX Tech

author: MummyChunk posted 03-15-2017

> Using the Hybrid tech of the new Acura NSX - here comes your 2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid > > From AB > > > > If you like the hybrid tech of the Acura NSX, but don't need a six-figure, 19... read more »


A3 anybody?

author: cameo posted 04-11-2017

I'd like to hear opinions of the A3 model from any owners here. read more »


Re: Faulty thermostat?

author: Scott Dorsey posted 06-22-2017

In article , Well, it's been 13 years since this guy posted and I don't know what he found was wrong. But given those symptoms, I'd suspect a bad instrument panel ground before I'd suspect an ove... read more »

General Motors

Driver door ajar

author: Jamiemac1 posted 06-15-2017

2005 gmc sierra 2500hd duramax read more »

1997 Chevy Cavalier fuel leak and P0300

author: jonathan.wilson.77777 posted 06-15-2017

Hello, My 1997 Chevy Cavalier with a 2.2 L has a very significant leak from the va por canister vent valve, just above the vapor canister in front of the fron t passenger wheel well. It also has b... read more »

Wont run when excelerated

author: Ira Brock posted 05-25-2017

I have a 91 pontiac firebird with the 3.1.. It will crank easily, but rpms will slowly drop off and kill. The car sat up for about 2 years. I've changed plugs, wires, dist. cap, rotor and fuel pum... read more »

1992 Corvette warm/hot start problem

author: doc7jump posted 03-21-2017

My '92 won't start for a few minutes if the engine is hot/warm. Starter, so lenoid, battery all good. Replaced distributor, plugs, wires, coil, injecto rs, fuel pump and fuel filter. Bought a fuel ... read more »


author: Jamie Round posted 05-20-2017

GOT A CHANCE TO BUY A REALLY DIRT CHEAP 03 S 10 CREW CAB.... BUT THE MOTOR KNOCKS REALLY BAD so bad it cant be driven....... both have the 4.3 engines.... the 03 knocks badly & the 01 4.3 engi... read more »

New Teaser for Camaro Track Concept

author: MummyChunk posted 03-06-2017

> In a stunning green - here is the new teaser from GM for what is sure to be a beastly Camaro concept. > > From CS > > > > Chevrolet has released an intriguing teaser image of a special C... 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 »

2002 sl1and 2002 sl2 have both

author: Steven moen posted 10-07-2016

Sl series .both have severe oil leaks on motor and I've seen many others .but I can't find out where it's coming from .I pressure washed it clean .it leaks can't find it .engine was coated with oil... read more »


Fiat Seicento suddenly seems as if it has run out of Petrol

author: georgewbell posted 03-30-2017

My daughter's 2001 Seicento behaved itself for a few weeks after purchase d uring which time I used it as she has a bus pass still. I had a problem ge tting the key out of the petrol filler cap so... read more »

2000 neon

author: mellj1992 posted 04-05-2017

I have a 2000 neon will a different year work on the Manuel transmission read more »

Engine swap

author: Ds2001ram posted 06-02-2017

I'm installing a 5.9 liter engine from an 01 4x4 ram into a 01 ram that has a 5.2 with a 5 spd. The 5.9 engine is from an automatic truck. What will be different or need changed out during the swap.... read more »

2000 jeep wrangler rpm really high while driving or in neutral

author: tony dahl posted 05-12-2017

intermitantly while driving the rpm's go really high like the throttle is stuck open. then will go down. will go to 4000-5000 rpms read more »

2006 srx running issues

author: jim1975 posted 05-26-2016

I have an 2006 SRX 3.6and number 4 cylinder was misfiring so I swapped number 1 and 4 coil packs to see if it was the coil pack and now it will start then quits tried leaving the battery unhooked fo... read more »

Over heating

author: Dahawk posted 06-01-2017

I have a 2004 concord 192000 klm and I have replaced the thermostat, water pump , I'm totally lost now and I can't keep spending money on this car . Any suggestions please read more »


Crown Vic chassis on old Ford Trucks

author: Dirk Wayne posted 05-31-2017

I've read this is a pretty straight forward project but haven' heard from anybody who has actually done it. It there anybody out there with first hand knowledge? -- Posted by Mimo Usenet Browser v... read more »

Re: What should I do with my truck?

author: chester.vee posted 06-21-2017

Why are you asking. You already know the answer. If you have to pay $5000 to fix a $1500 vehicle, Drive it to the junk yard as soon as possible. Get the $150 and leave with a smile. $150 is better ... read more »

2006 wagon ~ back windshield wiper stopped working.

author: Sandyb posted 01-23-2017

Do I need to replace a motor back there ? read more »

Is cruise control dependent on wheel speed sensors to work?

author: Warren Stott posted 05-18-2017

I have a 2001 Ford Explorer Sport 2D 2WD withe a check engine code indicating the wheel speed sensor error. The cruise control does not engage though the on-dash indicator goes and off properly. If t... read more »

1 ignition key 1999 Mustang

author: jamieliz101 posted 02-20-2017

I have recently gotten a 1999 Ford Mustang. It only has 1 key, I want to make copies of the key but I don't wanna spend a lot of money. Can you help me? read more »


allway repair

author: floffy posted 05-01-2017

my honda is allready in Reapir it's not a Good Car Just a Scrap !! read more »


2004 elantra automatic transmission problem

author: rtcwlf69 posted 06-15-2017

Car won't engage in any gear.if in reverse car wants to go forward in drive the engine almost has to be at a hard rev before it will try engaging.just replaced the alternator and had to put a ne... read more »


2000 rodeo stuck in 4wd after hitting button at 75mph

author: andrew sievers posted 10-18-2016

The lights flickered and now my windows, wipers, blinkers and heater fan don't work. What could the problem be? I've checked all relays and fuses, changed ECM. Help! read more »


Jaguar confirms XE reveal for September 8

author: MummyChunk posted 02-24-2016

I can't wait to see it! From AB WORLD PREMIERE OF ALL-NEW JAGUAR XE ANNOUNCED FOR SEPTEMBER 8, 2014 - The all-new XE will be a Compact Sport Sedan from Jaguar - The XE will go on sale in 2015 in Euro... read more »


Need Tire Valve Extenders To Take The Air Pressure Readings: 2013 Soul

author: Robert Cohen posted 01-14-2017

There is a brand, SLIME, which my W-Mart probably carries, though it seems to be out, of course, because it's probably mostly what people need/buy. The good people that stock and order should reali... read more »


RX330 2014 wont reverse or drive

author: LexusOwner posted 02-06-2017

Hi. Yesterday I tried to drive my car out of the garage and realised it wasn't moving in reverse. However I could move forward. Felt like something was stuck behind the tire. I finally turned the car... read more »


slightly ot road Signs

author: putt putt posted 05-03-2017

On my way down the new part of the a46 towards Leicester I noticed the Large road signs are almost unreadable in the dark. Reflective,in theory an 'improvement' On reaching the older section all t... read more »

Best oil to use in a 2009 Mini Cooper Diesel

author: laurenoc123 posted 02-22-2017

Hi, I have found that the older my car has gotten the more I oil I have to put in it. I was wondering what oil people found the best to use as I need this car for another few years before I trade it ... read more »


4G15P engine's auto gearbox ( 3 forward gear ) dipstick can be flung off by humps on roads.

author: pbx5619 posted 10-14-2016

ATF inside too, then torque convertor can't work, only lock up clutch can. Users better tie this dipstick to something firm, or replace dipstick with e.g. a ( lighter ) plastic plug. read more »


Window glass problem

author: KenK posted 03-17-2017

I have a problem with large horizontal teardrop shaped distortions in my passenger and back windows. Anyone else? 2012 Versa I emailed Nissan but they don't respond. TIA -- I love a good meal... read more »

Nissan maxima 2000 coil 3 keeps getting burnt

author: Abiodun posted 01-14-2017

Good afternoon, I have a nissan maxima 2000 which I purchased from a friend. Recently I started noticing some vibrations and the temperature in the car slightly increased. Took it to an auto mechanic... 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 »


Here is your 2018 Panamera Sport Turismo Wagon

author: MummyChunk posted 03-02-2017

> In Geneva the new 2018 Panamera Sport Turismo Wagon was revealed and it is a great improvement. I am sure you all will be lining up for a purchase > > From AB > > > > Late last ... read more »



Happy National Donut Day

author: Frank posted 06-03-2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LCRoFzBMzrE read more »


startup battery

author: liu posted 02-24-2017

I have a 2008 Prius that the battery has never been replaced. The battery died the other day that I had to jump-start it to drive. I noticed that the battery to drive the car was actually close to f... read more »

V6 Camry idle

author: FMurtz posted 05-06-2017

My camry at idle at normal temp air con on idles high enough at lights to move car forward easily if you take foot off brake. It will get up quite a speed on flat road without accelerator from sto... read more »

How to turn off SRS when vehicle is not running

author: Joan Threadgill posted 02-22-2017

My mother pushed the lock button on keys when in the car? read more »

Recommend towing product

author: 4Wheely posted 05-18-2017

Does anyone have any thoughts on Blue Ox towing? It seems to be pretty heavy duty with 5k to 10k lb capacity, I think? I found one on 4WheelOnline. Planning to buy a new hitch and towing products for... read more »


Here is the NEW Volvo XC60 shown at Geneva

author: MummyChunk posted 03-07-2017

> Wow - for Volvo the XC60 brings alot to the stable. Great looks. What do you think? > > From CM > > > > Here's the new Volvo XC60, a kind of honey-I-shrunk-the-XC90 crossover with all ... read more »


Building a Classic VW Bug From Scratch

author: leonardmp92 posted 06-21-2017

Hello, I'm looking to build a bug from scratch...everything (pan, engine, gearbox, etc). Best place to start to get a parts list, costs, etc? Thank you. read more »

Finansiering, investeringar och lån till den privat a sektorn : loriane0gozira@gmail.com Whatsapp : 002296198912 2

author: briceadahou posted 05-13-2017

Finansiering, investeringar och l√•n till den privata sektorn : loriane 0gozira@gmail.com Whatsapp : 0022961989122 L√•n erbjudande omedelbart. Hej, Fru och Herr individer italien, jag er bjuder di... read more »

Other Makes and Models

Citroen C5 3.0 Exclusive auto 2005

author: mathias.elonga posted 08-01-2016

Good day. Does anyone know if the ES9J4S is an interference engine or not. Thank you read more »

Here comes the WIDER body next generation Peugeot 208

author: MummyChunk posted 03-15-2017

> Well many have asked for it and now it seems that Peugeot is listening and will give us a wider body on the 208 > > From CS > > > > This very early next generation Peugeot 208 tes... read more »

Here comes the Range Rover Velar

author: MummyChunk posted 03-02-2017

> Here is the incredible new Range Rover Velar. Quite a looker and some even better stuff underneath that skin. > > From AB > > > This is Range Rover's crossover, the Velar. As you might re... read more »

04 Freelander counterweight ring on the viscous coupling

author: Alan posted 02-12-2017

Wonder if you can help please. The counterweight ring on the viscous coupling has come loose - clearly this was 'stuck' in place at manufacture. What can I use to stick back in position please? it fi... read more »


2016 Mazda2 revealed

author: MummyChunk posted 02-24-2016

Here is a sneak peek at the 2016 Mazda2 ahead of its official debut. From AB ALL-NEW 2016 MAZDA2 MAKES GLOBAL DEBUT IRVINE, Calif. (July 16, 2014) ¬Ė The all-new 2016 Mazda2 was today unveiled in Jap... read more »

Change Instrument Panel Light?

author: Arye posted 02-24-2017

Does anyone know -- Is there a way to replace a lightbulb in the instrument cluster of a 1990 Miata without pulling out the entire instrument panel? -- Arye. read more »


Mercedes auto gershift

author: ancientbenz posted 03-16-2017

I have a shift issue on a 1983 280SE Benz (w126). The vehicle stood unused for ten years and after some attention is running well. The auto shift is proving troublesome though. All fine from pull off... read more »

Radio dont work

author: Keith's posted 01-15-2017

Went to replace the antenna complete and the pig tail came apart and the wires touched and the fuse blow for the radio replace the fuses for the radio and still dont work will work if i jump the blue... read more »

Maintenance and Modifications

Focus Mk2 owners manual

author: Gareth Magennis posted 06-24-2017

This is weird. I can't find a Ford Focus Mk2 UK version owners manual online. Gareth. read more »

Immo off

author: Keykamp posted 01-30-2017

Hi,can I get an immo off for Iveco daily eeprom 95640 read more »

Harley and Ducati.

author: JR posted 06-24-2017

www.popularmechanics.com Harley Davidson wants to take over Ducati. Ducati builds some very nice motorcycles, with that desmodromic valve system. read more »

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