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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 »

Identification please

author: ragnarscotty posted 08-17-2017

https://www.dropbox.com/s/w9s9x3ombxq55og/Unidentified.jpg?dl=0 Photo taken before 1939 in Barnstaple. TIA John read more »

Acura

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 »

Audi

LOOK OUT FOR THAT CAR. He is dangerous, ill responsible and rude.

author: anthonyx.tb posted 09-10-2017

LOOK OUT FOR THAT CAR. He is dangerous, ill responsible and rude. Report him to the police if you get any trouble from him. https://t.co/rfr48UDn7i read more »

BMW

service engine soon light

author: derelict99 posted 09-08-2017

new to BMW 323i, and first time joining group. had service engine soon light, come on and car was running not well at idle . went to autozone and borrowed code reader, error was #3 cylinder missin... read more »

General Motors

1997 Silverado 1500 with starter problems

author: UntillValhalla posted 01-14-2018

I have a 97 Silverado with just over 200,000 miles. I recently replaced the entire motor with a turn key crate 350. Since the replacement, I have gone through 3 batteries. When they're tested they ar... read more »

2001 chevy s10 Upstream oxygen sensor wires

author: beeconeofhope posted 04-25-2018

Hello I hope someone can help me out , I bought a new front o2 sensor cause the code for the old one was being shown and when I went under to remove t he old and replace with the new upstream fro... read more »

2010 Vibe problem

author: Percival P. Cassidy posted 10-16-2017

Not my own car: posting for someone else. 2010 Vibe was running very rough and vibrating. Trusted mechanic said it's running on only two cylinders, it's not an ignition or valve or head problem,... read more »

My 84 vette vibration

author: Garys84 posted 03-22-2018

I have an 84 vette I've done so much work on her it's crazy BUTI won't give up on her I changed the transmission now I get a vibration fr.from it seems like the drive shafts think I should pull ... read more »

2015 Silverado: Seatbelt Alarm Coming Through Speakers?

author: (PeteCresswell) posted 11-10-2017

Are those annoying 2-4 beeps that sound every time I start the vehicle coming through the sound system - or is it some separate sound emitter? If #2, can anybody ballpark the location? If I can ge... 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 »

1993 Saturn SL L4-1 FAILED SMOG...why?

author: JaimeChagolla posted 03-02-2018

I just bought a 1993 Saturn SL1 and It's not passing smog . The guy said that there's not enough power when he presses on the gas. What can I do .. read more »

Chrysler/Fiat

Fiat Punto 2001 mk2 sudden power loss - still not solved

author: Clay_fg posted 04-02-2018

Hi, I have a Fiat Punto mk2 2001. After a DIY engine oil and oil filter change, the car was not running smoothly and after a day or two we experienced loss of power. It is very noticeable when accele... read more »

2001 Caravan Sport Blower ground issue??

author: kart0202 posted 12-08-2017

I have a automatic temp control system for handicapped modified Caravan. Front blower started acting up. When I replaced blower resistor it did not fix. As I was taking new resistor back out heat si... read more »

First truck or vehicle at that

author: Austin payne posted 10-31-2017

I’m looking at a 01 dodge for 3,000 what should I look for it already has 180k miles on it read more »

1983 CJ7 Hazard Lights Won’t Stop Flashing

author: Jeepers posted 03-12-2018

I have a 1983 Jeep CJ 7, and I cant seem to find a switch or toggle to stop the hazard lights from blinking. The only way I can get them to stop is by pressing on the brake. As soon as I release my... 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 »

Another mirror problem now!

author: Percival P. Cassidy posted 02-12-2018

While backing out of the garage I caught that new mirror on something and it folded forward (yes, it's supposed to be able to bend back). Now it's stiff enough to remain where I want it most of t... read more »

Ford

The Redneck Bowl is set

author: Dave posted 01-02-2018

At least Oklahoma showed up and gave it a shot. Clemson...might as well have forfeited the game and stayed home. Talk about choking and being found on the road dead. Put some dresses on those ... read more »

motor oil questions

author: JBI posted 04-25-2018

I have a couple of questions regarding motor oil that hope someone could address: 1) I have a Honda mower that the manual specifically states needs either SAE30 or 10W30 meeting API SJ or bette... read more »

Engine Malfunction Light On

author: T. Ahmad posted 11-12-2017

Hi. I bought 2010 Ford Galaxy TDCI TITANIUM Auto a week ago. The gentleman changed the Auto Gear Box already and the DPF Cleaned. Now the problem is the Engine Malfunction Light is ON. It appears ev... read more »

heat problem

author: Walker West posted 11-23-2017

My wife drives a 1997 Explorer XLT AWD, 5.0. Recently the heater stopped w orking at all although the AC is fine. I thought it was a clogged heater c ore and back flushed it and nothing but clean... read more »

This Company Will Make You a Modern 1966 Shelby GT350 Mustang

author: mongo posted 02-23-2018

Starting @ $189K... https://www.maxim.com/rides/revology-shelby-gt350-2018-2 This Company Will Make You a Modern 1966 Shelby GT350 Mustang Anything Carroll Shelby put his name on turned to gold,... read more »

Honda

Is Tegger Still Here?

author: honda.lioness posted 04-03-2018

Tegger (John), are you around? What happened to your Honda web site? Got a friend with a 92 Toyota Pickup and possible ignition coil and igniter problems. I wanted to read your site discussing these ... read more »

Hyundai

Holes drilled in plastic bottom engine bay cover.

author: John posted 01-09-2018

iX35 again. After the Dealer 90000 km service I noticed the dealer had drilled 10 holes, about 8 mm diameter, equally spaced across the width of the plastic cover underneath the engine bay. If it ... read more »

Isuzu

1989 4 cylander 5 speed won't start

author: bonecollectorusa101 posted 09-13-2017

Went to the store came out truck would not start replaced fuel pump fuel filter still won't start turns over fine any suggestions I would be greatfull read more »

Jaguar

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 »

KIA

Rear suspension 2014 Sportage

author: John posted 02-21-2018

On rough roads/bumps there is a small knock from left rear suspension. Sounds like a shock absorber bush is on way out. Checked it visually and tugged/levered on various bits with no sign of movem... read more »

Lexus

RX 300 will not Accelerate

author: prestondjebah posted 08-20-2017

I have a 2000 RX 300 which has been doing very fine until yesterday. I was coasting at about 110km pH when suddenly, the car lost power. It revs on id le but will not accelerate when on the go. I ... read more »

MINI

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 »

Nissan

Nissan LD28 - Idling Erratically and Blowing Smoke

author: Greg posted 04-05-2018

My LD28 is smoking a lot and idling erratically. Any suggestions what may be causing this and what would be the best course of action. read more »

'04 nissan maxima cold start rattle

author: vincentVENDETTA posted 08-18-2017

I recently bought a '04 Nissan Maxima with a 3.5L v6. when I inspected the car it was warm and i didnt notice the rattle. when the vehicle is cold ONLY it will rattle for 1-2 seconds and disappear. ... 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 »

Porsche

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 »

SAAB

Subaru

Still A Learning Experience

author: John McGaw posted 04-19-2018

I bought my 2018 Outback Touring in the middle of January. Before I made the plunge I studied the online PDF manuals thoroughly and thought that I had learned a lot. And when I got the physical m... read more »

Toyota

Bait and switch

author: Percival P. Cassidy posted 03-20-2018

I just found two listings (by different dealerships in different States) for what purported to be used Prius Fours, which, when I checked the VIN at carfax.com, turned out to be Prius Twos. Is t... read more »

Bait and switch

author: Percival P. Cassidy posted 03-20-2018

I just found two listings (by different dealerships in different States) for what purported to be used Prius Fours, which, when I checked the VIN at carfax.com, turned out to be Prius Twos. Is t... read more »

HELP STARTS INTERMITTENTLY EVEN WITH NEW STARTER?

author: drlarryvon posted 07-15-2017

i have a 94 toyota camrey xle 6. I began having starting problems earlier in the week. Turn the ignition, wouldn't start, wait, eventually it would kick over. Anyway, a mechanic told me, since my b... read more »

Al’s RV Sales | New fifth wheels for sale | Portla nd Oregon

author: harish agarwal posted 03-14-2018

Als Trailers is Oregons favorite family owned dealership. We carry a large selection of travel trailers for sale in Oregon. View our inventory online. read more »

Volvo

2015 S60 motor oil question

author: ECLiPSE 2002 posted 08-29-2017

My daughter purchased a 2015 S60 from our local Volvo dealer. She has had the vehicle for 2 months now and I recently checked her oil level and was surprised and confused by the reish brown stainin... read more »

Volkswagen

Uhaul tow

author: overthetoppinball posted 02-18-2018

Hi. I’m looking to pickup a bug. I’ve owned 2, time for ano ther. I’d need to tow it. I see uhaul rents towing trailers, reall y wheels and ramps. I’d like to hear from people here how go... read more »

2002 Jetta VR6 Auto Trans no reverse forward ok

author: waynesandywoodcreek posted 02-04-2018

@002 Jetta VR6 auto trans has no reverse has only drive forward read more »

Other Makes and Models

CITROEN CARS

author: wesleydougla6 posted 02-22-2018

2018 Citroen C3 Aircross 1.2 PureTech 110 Feel 5 door Petrol Hatchback. ... 2014 Citroen Berlingo Multispace 1.6 e HDi 90 Airdream VTR 5dr AUTOMATIC WHEE... ... 2006 Citroen C5 2.0 Diesel ***MOT 24... read more »

Is this ng still active ?

author: scbs29 posted 04-30-2018

-- remove fred before emailing 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 »

New Defender

author: bert posted 07-11-2017

For anyone who still lurks in here. I had a call today from a Land rover dealer and they told me the new Defender would be out next year. Told her I would believe it when I saw it. -- bert read more »

Mazda

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) – The all-new 2016 Mazda2 was today unveiled in Jap... read more »

Re: Left turn signal not working, but can't seem to fix it

author: Leon van Dommelen posted 03-10-2018

I am not familiar with that type of Miata. Sell the E450 and buy a real Miata. Leon read more »

Mercedes-Benz

Maintenance and Modifications

New to me auto.

author: Dave Plowman (News) posted 04-30-2018

Just got a car fitted with a 7 speed twin clutch twin layshaft automated synchro gearbox. Which they call a PDK. Last version of this I drove some years ago was a single clutch type (BMW SMG), whic... read more »

Daytime Running Lights and indicators

author: Pete Zahut posted 07-29-2017

Anybody got any experience of these: http://tinyurl.com/yao843rj (link goes to Ebay) They're apparently a straight swap for the indicator bulbs. In DRL mode they show white, then in indicator mo... read more »

Ford confirms the only cars it will sell are Mustang, Focus Active.

author: allisellis851 posted 04-26-2018

www.autoblog.com/2018/04/25/ford-cancels-all-cars-mustang-focus-active read more »

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