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Bubble under motor mount (9th gen. Gorolla)


May 26, 2017, 11:21 am

Hello all, I'm lately having some engine vibration at idle. That started after the dealer shop replaced the belt tensioner, which invol ved lifting the engine a bit. I looked at the passenger side... Read more »

Ping Steve W.


May 25, 2017, 1:40 am

I bought a new car, took it to the dealer with less than 100 miles on it, and got the car back with the steering wheel off center. Someone hit something. They let me look under the car, and at the ... Read more »

Strange Impact? Noise


May 19, 2017, 10:29 am

Hello, everyone. On my way home from the office recently I was entering a limited access highway in my 2011 Ford Focus when I encountered what I thought was a heavy object striking the side of m... Read more »

new Bentley electric supercharger


May 19, 2017, 10:01 am

the new Bentley Bentayga has an electric supercharger. The motor is 7 kW at 48 volts! So all these kunce selling electric superchargers on EBAY with a dinky 12 V fan with wires thick enough for 20... Read more »

Re: Chevy 350, timing chain cover and oil pan?


May 18, 2017, 2:48 pm

might if you actually gave some info on what your working on other that its a sbc. like where it leaking what you have tried already. Have you looked for cracked pan, checked for leaking rear mai... Read more »

Chevy venture rear alignment


May 13, 2017, 6:17 pm

Had a small issues with ice awhile back, and had to get my 2004 venture back to driving trim. Put on new tie rod and got the front alignment close. it drives, but pulls slightly to the left. It s... Read more »

BMW cars mysteriously catching fire.


May 11, 2017, 12:45 pm

TV news this morning is about BMWs mysteriously catching fire after being turned off. In America, and around the world. Catching fire hours, sometimes days after car is turned off. BMW says poor main... Read more »

What has happend to gas when it gets old and starts to affect engine perfor...


May 10, 2017, 8:05 pm

What is actually happening to the gas? Can it be treated? And can you cause harm to your engine by running it with this type of gas? Lenny Read more »

2006 Chevy 2500 problem


May 9, 2017, 11:28 pm

Three years ago at the state auction I bought a 2006 Chevy 3/4 ton van with a 4.8 engine.It was in real nice shape and at the time I didn't need it so it has been sitting outside in my yard. I re... Read more »

2004 Jeep Liberty

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May 8, 2017, 7:13 pm

I have a 2004 Jeep Liberty and the engine is misfiring. If it was my old 2003 Ford F150, I'd know to change out a coil. Is there something similar in the engine of this model Jeep that I can change e... Read more »

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Ignition Coil Overheat rating: 5

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I have an old jeep with an 302 ford engine in it & I keep burning up the 12 volt accel ignition coil that is mounted on the firewall. I have checked the wire connections & the vehicle ground & they a... Read more »

Honda training materials? rating: 5

I'm looking for Honda-specific training material, the sort that factory techs would have (or have had) access to. These would describe in great detail the exact function of Honda's engine managem... Read more »

Check engine light, code PO 1655: rating: 5

Hi a buddy gave me his 1996 Skylark 3.1l to look at with check engine light on. I pulled a code PO 1655 manufacturer control, auxillary inputs and outputs. There are no associated driveability proble... Read more »

88-90 GM 3800 V6 Balance Shaft help rating: 5

What's to pulling and reinstalling this balance shaft? A special tool is mentioned in the manual, but is it necessary? Any tips? Read more »

Screech, Squeal once per day when put car in reverse 01 Nissan Maxima rating: 5

I appreciate any help that one of you gurus can provide on the below. These forums are great and have helped me a lot. 2001 Nissan Maxima, 59k miles. I notice that ONLY ONCE per day, a screech, sq... Read more »

infiniti i30 engine a it lacking in power rating: 5

My trusted Maxima decided to crap out a few days before our planned road trip (MAF gone bad?). I probably don't have time to diagnose/fix the issue before the trip. I may need to use my wife's car... Read more »

CONVERSION FROM R12 TO R134 FOR MY 1989 LINCOLN TOWN CAR rating: 5

ANYTHING OTHER THAN CHANGING O RINGS AND COMPRESSOR OIL FOR THIS JOB? Read more »

Need Help - AC problem with a 2000 Honda CRV AC rating: 5

We are having AC problems with a 2000 Honda CRV. We just did a successful vacuum and leak test, then recharged the system with 134a. At a constant 3000 RPMs, and with a set of AC gages attached to t... Read more »

Mazda B2000 blows out it's coolant rating: 5

Please give me your opinions: My B2000 did this same thing last winter. Starting from cold, the coolant temp would continously rise, then when the thermostat opened a bit, it would start blowing coo... Read more »

2004 Corolla oil smell like gas and exhaust rating: 5

Looking at a used 2004 4 cyl Toyota Corolla private sale. Checked and smelled oil looks a little dark and stinks of gas and exhaust. Was going to ask for compression test but thinking forget it. Th... Read more »

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