Found today that my blade had slipped and allowed the chrome arm to sweep across the screen during yesterdays downpour - got an arc-shaped scratch on passenger side now I've cleaned all the bugs off :( What's the current thinking about what's best to use to try and polish read more...In article: windscreen scratch
This is going to sound a little strange but here goes... Today my wife dropped her wedding ring while sitting in the passenger seat of my car. It apparently fell onto the floor and rolled under the seat. Well, 2 hours of searching like crazy, no luck finding the read more...In article: 2001 A4 - Lost Ring Under Passenger Seat
Hi, I have a BMW 2003 325i. I wanted to try and get the rear seats to fold so that I can transport some luggage. However, I couldnt find any levers or anything. I read the manual and it lists the folding seats as an optional item; if its present, then I should see some levers inside the trunk. I didnt read more...In article: how to fold rear seats in a 2003 325i?
would anybody know.... With light hauling, average driving and some city and some hwy driving, what is the typical lifespan give or take 50000 miles of the drivetrain of one of these vans with the Vortec 4.3L? What breaks first? Thanks Remove dashes "-----------" to e-mail. read more...In article: How many miles can I get out of a chevy Astro van 4.3L
I'm looking at speakers to upgrade my 2000 TJ's sound and went by a stereo shop today and the guy at the shop said that a 4x6" speaker won't make much of a difference, compared to that of a 5.25". Is this true? Won't having an oval shape distort the sound in comparison to a round speaker? read more...In article: 4x6" Speaker vs. 5.25"
Does anyone know how to disable the passive anti-theft device in a 97 mercury sable? If I use the power door lock or key fob to lock the doors then there's a very good chance that the alarm will go off before I return to the car from shopping/eating/whatever. If I manually lock the doors when read more...In article: disable passive anti-theft in 97 mercury sable
Can someone post or point to the location for the installation instructions for the 2011 Sonata GLS version of the Hyundai remote start part # 3S056-ADU00. I would like to look over the directions before buying it and trying to install it myself. read more...In article: Looking For Instructions To Install 2011 Sonata GLS Remote Start from Hyundai
My daughter has a 2001 Rodeo AWD with the 3.2 engine. To make a long story short, I suspect the dipstick is the wrong one. I know I have seen references giving dipstick lengths, but cannot find it. Can anyone tell me what the length of the dipstick should be? ( Dealer read more...In article: rodeo dipstick length
I've never owed a car that required Premium gas. I currently drive a Lexus ES 300, and it takes regular. I want to step up to a LS430, but just don't know if it "needs" premium. I work for a limousine company and our fleet is all Lincoln Town Cars. read more...In article: Regular Unleaded in a LS430?
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
I have just bought a 2000 Montero Sport. Didn't notice before I bought it but there is no tank for the front windshield Washer. Also no pump. Anyone have any info. where I can get one and where it should be installed? Also I don't see an elec. plug for the pump.I need info.on how to hook up pump. The read more...In article: 2000 Montero Sport Front Windshield Washer Tank
Hi, I went to service my AC the other day, and I could not find the low pressure port on teh early 944 (i have a 1984 944). It is different from the later 944's that i've seen. On the late 944's the low side port is near the driver's side shock tower. On mine, it is no where read more...In article: QUESTION: where's the early 944 A/C low pressure port?
I do love the heated seats in my 9000 but with few longer journeys at present to recharge the battery properly, I'm a little concerned about the battery charge level if I use them a lot. Does anyone know how much current they draw ? Graham read more...In article: Heated seat ? How much power do they use ?
So I've recently started to have a problem with getting my key fob to unloc k my car (2017 Subaru Outback) when it is extremely cold out and my car has been sitting overnight. This has only started to occur within the last two days and only is an issue in the morning after my car has sat outside over read more...In article: Key fob not working in cold weather only in the morning
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?
Anybody pulled the console out of an NC yet? Can't find anything in the Miata.net garage except: 09-17 CONSOLE REMOVAL / INSTALLATION From the Workshop Manual, but with no accompanying scans from said manual. Also want to remove the grille. Can't find anything on that either. read more...In article: NC Console removal
I recently bought a 2006 Mazda Tribute V6 AWD. It has some vibrations that are most noticeable at speeds of between 50 and 55 mph.There is no shimmy and I don't feel the vibrations directly from the steering wheel. ) I have taken it to a dealer, actually a Ford dealer, and they were not able read more...In article: mazda tribute - diagnosing vibration
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posted on 12-29-2013I thought everyone might like this. MG Prototype spotted in Colorado. Don't take any more (pictures)! --chinese guy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CRakRcBLokg Yeah I know only the old cars are c... read more »
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 »
posted on 07-16-2018> Check out this beautiful green 2018 Audi RS 5 coupe. Audi has added this head turner to the Audi Sport Model line which is sure to attract some attention. > > > > HERNDON, VA, March 12, 20... read more »
posted on 08-15-2018When I was working in the Middle East I bought 2 Corvettes and as I had con tacts with a car breakers Yard and they could not pay me for work I did, se veral times they took old Chevrolet small blo... read more »
posted on 11-25-2018Hi - I've tried, unsuccessfully, to find a replacement windshield washer re servoir for my 1972 Plymouth Gran Fury II (C body) car. The part number is 3431154 They are not making it anymore and... read more »
posted on 04-02-2018Hi, 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 »
posted on 02-23-2018Starting @ $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 »
posted on 09-20-2018> Here is another rare gem - by none other than Ford. This Mercury Mountaineer (same as the Ford Explorer) SportTruck Prototype > > > This SportTruck is 1 of 1 and was built for over $50k in 1... read more »
posted on 11-20-2018I have a 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe 3.5L AWD. I want to back flush the heater core, but I can't find the hoses that go to the heater core. I can only see the main radiator hoses that go in and out o... read more »
posted on 07-12-2018> A very special MINI auction at MINI Design at the Festival of Speed 2018 > > Wow - what a great looking MINI. Wonder who the lucky high bidder will be > > > At this years edition of the... read more »
posted on 11-05-2018Many years ago in 1975 and 1976 I drove on my own, from UK to Abu Dhabi, wh ere I worked for an oil company. I used series 3 Landrovers on both trips a nd, knowing there were a few patches of sand ... read more »
posted on 01-02-2019I don't love or hate it, because it doesn't affect my ability to use the Carista BLE Bluetooth adapter (or any other) AT. FUCKING. ALL. I couldn't care less whether some shitty adapter won't work, ... read more »