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Classic Cars

1955 engine colors

posted on 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 »

Identification please

posted on 08-17-2017

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

1971 Ford F-250

posted on 07-15-2018

I am listing a truck for sale for my mother. She says it has a rebuilt motor with around 1,000 miles on it. The motor is dirty and my mom says it's because there is a hose missing and it's blowing d... read more »

Request for group feedback...

posted on 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 »

Acura

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

posted on 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.

posted on 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

posted on 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

2001 chevy s10 Upstream oxygen sensor wires

posted on 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 »

2015 Silverado: Seatbelt Alarm Coming Through Speakers?

posted on 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 »

1997 Silverado 1500 with starter problems

posted on 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 »

2010 Vibe problem

posted on 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 »

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

posted on 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 »

My 84 vette vibration

posted on 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 »

Still kicking...

posted on 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 »

New Teaser for Camaro Track Concept

posted on 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 »

Chrysler/Fiat

1983 CJ7 Hazard Lights Won’t Stop Flashing

posted on 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 »

2000 neon trunk won't unlock

posted on 06-09-2018

The key to my 2000 Neon turns way past the unlock point but it won't unlock the trunk. I have to trunk release inside the car. What must I do? read more »

First truck or vehicle at that

posted on 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 »

2001 Caravan Sport Blower ground issue??

posted on 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 »

Fiat Punto 2001 mk2 sudden power loss - still not solved

posted on 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 »

2006 srx running issues

posted on 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 »

Ford

This Company Will Make You a Modern 1966 Shelby GT350 Mustang

posted on 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 »

motor oil questions

posted on 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 »

The Redneck Bowl is set

posted on 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 »

2000 explorer XLT / 5R55E transmission problems

posted on 05-29-2018

In light traffic on the way home the other day, I started to pass a couple of cars. As I accelerated and the transmission down shifted, it almost immediately started slipping. Backing off the gas it ... read more »

Engine Malfunction Light On

posted on 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 »

Honda

Is Tegger Still Here?

posted on 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.

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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

posted on 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?

posted on 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

posted on 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 »

Subaru

Subaru Legacy Mechanical problems(possibly blown Gasket)?

posted on 06-11-2018

I have a 1997 Subaru Legacy which seems to be running quite rough. The way it drives is comparable to when my last car had a blown Gasket, but not nearly as bad. I had thought it was a potential blow... read more »

Toyota

Bait and switch

posted on 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?

posted on 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

posted on 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 »

Bait and switch

posted on 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 »

Volvo

2015 S60 motor oil question

posted on 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

posted on 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 »

Other Makes and Models

New Defender

posted on 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 »

CITROEN CARS

posted on 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 »

Here comes the Range Rover Velar

posted on 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 »

Mazda

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

posted on 03-10-2018

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

2016 Mazda2 revealed

posted on 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 »

Maintenance and Modifications

New to me auto.

posted on 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

posted on 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 »

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