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Re: Why do horns in small cars sound so weak and small?
> "Angels are able to fly because they take themselves so lightly." > -G.K. Chesterton Many people who drive weenie cars do so to virtue signal they are green. And the little horn sound fits right...
1 day ago 3
 
2013 F150 exhaust question
My truck sprung a leak in the exhaust. Here is a picture. The leak is at the end of the mesh. this something I can fix, or will I have to pay the man? All help appreciated! That looks like a flex...
2 months ago 3
 
Split/Different Front & Rear Cold Tire Pressures
Split Cold Tire Pressures: Front-to-Rear I understand the technical reasons for why some car makers specify different cold tire pressures for the front and rear axles of certain models. My question...
2 months ago
 
Split/Different Front and Rear Cold Tire Pressures
Split Cold Tire Pressures: Front-to-Rear I understand the technical reasons for why some car makers specify different cold tire pressures for the front and rear axles of certain models. My question...
2 months ago 25
 
City Data Automotive Forums:
This Moderator/Admin, "PJSaturn", had a personal vendetta on me. I recently proposed moving "Neutral" from between Reverse & Drive on Automatic transaxle vehicles, a good conversation ensued, no name...
2 months ago 4
 
What metric do you use to estimate remaining brake pad life on a typical economy sedan?
What metric do you use to estimate remaining front brake pad life on a typical economy sedan (assuming normal driving under normal conditions)? A neighbor's kid was heading off to college where her...
2 months ago 25
 
how common were automobiles in 1890?
The 1889-90 flu pandemic was the first pandemic to spread around the world, thanks to railway and steamships. Were automobiles just for the rich elite way back then? They certainly were only for the...
2 months ago 7
 
How many miles can I get out of Ford Tempo
Mine was awesome as far as I had no problems, just changed the oil and regular maintenance but be careful turning, mine rolled head over heels, not sure if something broke as I was turning, but I've...
2 months ago 1
 
2008 Lexus Rx 350 rack and pinion steering boot
2008 Lexus Rx 350 150k miles mechanics who did my oil change found that the rack and pinion boot of my car was torn and recommended to replace it. They said it'll cost $1,500 to replace the steering....
3 months ago 4
 
Re: Elec. Rust Preventer- Experience?
Buy Blue Dream Strain Name: Blue Dream Genetics: Blueberry x Haze Grade: A+ Type: 50/50 Hybrid Looks: A) Very nice light green with a myriad of orange hairs. Tri-Crohmes very visible to naked eye on...
3 months ago
 
Short in distributor cap? HELP!
Help please pulled out BK went through red light CR-V died cranks but no start replaced fuel pump and filter still no start any suggestions Some information is missing here. What year car is this? If...
3 months ago 1
 
Tire Pressure Gauges - Analog Vs. Digital
Tire Pressure Gauges - Analog Vs. Digital The purpose of my inquiry, after two months of experience with two digital tire gauges, is not to find out which brands of gauge are better than others, but...
3 months ago 16
 
Re: OK to eliminate the PCV valve?
What an arrogant ass...talking down to this guy like that..shame
3 months ago
 
Re: Car repair newsgroup
Regarding this question today asking for "car repair" newsgroups on: o <>o <>Titled: o Car repair newsgroup "I did a google search, but did not find a car repair newsgroup. Surely, there is...
4 months ago 3
 
Re: Inspection and oil change
Wow. That seems inexpensive for sure. What locale do you live in. I do my own oil changes, where, oh, assuming on average a typical car is five or six quarts at, oh, what, maybe 2 bucks or so a quart,...
4 months ago 5