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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 »

Humber super snipe

author: pjdonnellan51 posted 04-19-2017

Hi can any one help me out my 1961 humber super snipe is taking in air in t he fuel pump but it one full steel pipe into the tank I can see long bubble in the clear pipe going to the pump it fine ... 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 »


How to choose the best balanced tire when selecting by red & yellow dots out of a large selection of tires?

author: Tomos Davies posted 04-11-2017

Given that you can have manufacturers' red and yellow match mounting balancing dots can occur at any location on the tire sidewall, which, theoretically, is the most balanced tire (out of the box) ... read more »

General Motors

Diesel starter

author: muffjunky666death posted 04-08-2017

I need an adapter plate for the 6.2 diesel starter because the ears are broke off the block for the starter bolts read more »

Axle Carrier Output Shaft coming out on 95 Chevy K2500

author: mouse.n.keyboard posted 03-04-2017

1995 Chevy K2500 pickup truck with 4WD. A few days ago, the left CV joint broke. Because I have a broken arm, I took it to a service garage and they replaced that joint. The next day I heard a lo... read more »


author: Renae Boyd posted 03-06-2017

Hud quit working in my 01 grand prix gt 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 »

Plywood Sheet As Bed Liner?

author: (PeteCresswell) posted 03-29-2017

Just got a 2015 Silverado with a bare bed. I want *something* back there for when I load/haul abrasive items like cinder blocks so they don't gouge up the metal. I'm seeing five hundred bucks for ... 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 »

Vehicle Wraps Service | Vehicle wraps on demand | Vinyl Lettering

author: dot2dot wrap posted 03-13-2017

Dot to Dot offers you custom vehicle wrap services, we also do custom signs, vehicle advertising, vinyl lettering, vinyl graphics, boat wraps, van wraps DTD is your FIRST SOURCE FOR VEHICLE WRAPS in... 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 »

Vehicle Wraps Service | Vehicle Wraps |Custom Vinyl Lettering

author: dot2dot wrap posted 03-15-2017

Dot to Dot offers you custom vehicle wrap services, we also do custom signs, vehicle advertising, vinyl lettering, vinyl graphics, boat wraps, van wraps DTD is your FIRST SOURCE FOR VEHICLE WRAPS in... read more »

We offer high quality COUNTERFEIT NOTES for the following currencies;

author: brandon homan posted 04-04-2017

This bills are not home made but industrial and professional manufacturing. From High Quality IT techinicians from US,Russia,Korea and China We offer high quality COUNTERFEIT NOTES for the following... 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 »

Is there such a thing as "internal" vs "external" rotor venting?

author: MoPar Man posted 04-24-2017

If someone says there is such a thing as internally vs externally vented brake rotors (for cars) - what could they mean? If you have a rotor formed by 2 plates, the plates separated by an air gap ... read more »


P1443 - 1996 "ford ranger"/mazda-B300 (purge valve solenoid)

author: rob posted 04-21-2017

I am trying to clear this code. I have a list of things that I'm doing, but so far: - checked the gas cap for a good seal - replaced the canister purge solenoid/sensor/hoses assembly I can clear t... read more »

I have a 2003 Ford Windstar with a rather serious problem.

author: scotius posted 04-08-2017

I was driving home one night and lost steering, first in one front wheel while turning a corner and then the other literally just while finishing parking. I was told the motor carriage frame had br... 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 »

94 explorer

author: sb767981 posted 03-31-2017

The transmission does not move anywhere when I put it in overdrive or first it'll only take offense I'm going down the road I can shift from 2nd to drive and the rest of the gears does anybody know w... 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 »


Trade in Your Classic Car for a RV | Als Trailer Sales | Oregon

author: alstrailerssales posted 04-18-2017

Al‚Äôs Trailers is an Oregon RV dealer and major provider of RV parts ice, RV Parts and Accessories. Visit for more info: http://www.alstrailers.com/classic-car-trade-in read more »


2013 Hyundai Sonata center console latch broken

author: boonefamily95 posted 04-11-2017

My center console will not close. The latches on the upper and lower are st ill intact but the little square that the lower attaches to is broken. The tiny little piece snapped off when I was clos... 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 »


classic mini cluth

author: ruwan posted 11-05-2016

Hi , Im from Sri Lanka. im driving classic 1000cc carb manual mini for 2 years now. I went through a surgery few months back so because of that its hard for me to use the clutch but i dont want to ge... 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 »



Subaru Ascent

author: PAS posted 04-26-2017

I got a chance to see the Ascent last week at the NY International Auto Show. Although labeled as a concept, it's pretty much production-ready but I gather that some styling cues will not appear... 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 »


author: F Murtz posted 02-21-2017

Are 15 avalon rims the same as camry? 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 »

Check engine Light on and Flashin when driving

author: Carlos posted 04-05-2017

Error codes P0300 Random cylinder misfires within a predeteermined period of time. P1305 Igniter No. 2 Circuit Malfunction P1310 Igniter No. 3 Circuit Malfunction P1320 Igniter No. 5 Circuit Malfunct... 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 »


Vapour Lock in T3

author: John posted 02-25-2017

After running around town in 43 Deg C temps the T3 refused to restart. Turns out to be Vapour Lock due to heat. Car was got going by pressurising fuel tank. It occurred to me though that if the ... 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

Renault Vivaro calipers

author: Scott M posted 04-26-2017

Got a sticky handbrake on the back of a Vauxhall Trafic (they all do it, bloody French crap.) I freed it off and lubed it up after xmas but it's back to sticking again. Being owned almost exclusi... read more »

Immo off

author: Keykamp posted 01-30-2017

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

Ford OEM Wiper Blades

author: J.B. Wood posted 04-26-2017

Hello, all. Does anyone know who manufactures wiper blades for Ford Motorcraft (in particular for the Focus models)? Anco? Trico? Thanks for your time and comment. Sincerely, -- J. B. Woo... read more »

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