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Re: Dodge Dart electrical problems/starting problems


January 24, 2020, 6:19 pm

And rn before that, as I recall! :) I had a 1970 Dodge Dart in 1980 just after I left grad school but I don't remember anything about the electrical system so I can't help the OP. At about 100K, t... Read more »

Bedford Dormobile/Camper Vans


January 23, 2020, 11:34 am

Hello, all. During a viewing of the PBS Call the Midwife 2019 Holiday Special a Bedford motor vehicle is shown transporting the nurse/midwives to their TDY location in the Outer Hebrides. One s... Read more »

Tesla and Volkswagen.


January 20, 2020, 5:05 pm

plainsite.org/realitycheck/tesla thdrive.com/tech/31816/key-volkswagen-exec-admits-level-5-autonomous-cars-may-never-happen ... These two Sites at, moonofalabama.org Read more »

LGX versus LGZ engines


December 30, 2019, 11:26 am

The LGX develops maximum torque at 5300 RPM. That seems quite high (well compared to the old pushrod GM3800 which peaked at 3600 RPM). There is a sister engine the LGZ, for heavier vehicles with ma... Read more »

Why does the torque & power curve always cross at the same point?


December 24, 2019, 12:55 am

A friend told me that the torque and power curve on all cars crosses at the same point but I don't get why. Can you explain it in simple sentences? Read more »

GM cars without steering wheels.


December 23, 2019, 7:12 pm

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Solar Car Prediction.


December 5, 2019, 4:16 pm

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Intelligent choice of oil filter?


November 26, 2019, 1:30 am

It's a camry where I went to walmart and they had Fram, Mobile 1, K&E, Super Tech, Bosch, and others. I know enough to realize price is never an indicator of quality but what is? What spec can we... Read more »

2004 camry le 4 banger - how do I find the right front brake pads

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November 7, 2019, 12:46 am

2004 camry le 4 banger - how do I find the right front brake pads and rotors at the best price? It's making noises when I brake like scraping metal but very high pitched. What's the right brand an... Read more »

loose wheel sheering off studs


November 4, 2019, 8:49 am

The wheel nuts clamp the wheel on tight, so that friction holds the wheel onto the hub - actually the disc brake rotor. So the warning is that if the wheel is loose, then the studs are taking the w... Read more »

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Zemco ZT11 Cruise Control

rating: 5

I'm the proud (?) new owner of a n.o.s. Zemco ZT11 Cruise Control P/N 127354 NIB and only missing the Installation Instructions. Anyone out there with any info ? I've tried a URL search with no joy. ... Read more »

Re: Scratched flywheel

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No Dave Baker - Puma Race Engines (www.pumaracing.co.uk) One's taste in music is the key that fits the lock of each individual person's psyche. Read more »

Crackling Sound from Heater Core - Caprice

rating: 5

Hi, I've found a crackling / snapping sound coming from my heater core. If I pinch off one of the heater hoses, the noise stops. The noise comes on acceleration, and at a slight rev in n... Read more »

broken lip on harmonic balancer - fixable?

rating: 5

I did something really stupid trying to remove a harmonic balancer -- used a couple scrap bolts in the pulley bolt holes held in place by a pry bar while I torqued on the balancer bolt. Unfortunatel... Read more »

84 Toyota Celica 22R-E Misfire

rating: 5

Ok earlier I posted a topic about this car not staying running well i fixed that problem and now im tryin to find the miss. All the spark plugs are new (NGK) and the wires and distributor cap and r... Read more »

OK TO OVER INFLATE TIRES, IF CAR IS IN STORAGE???

rating: 5

Hi, I plan to store my car in garage for six months for the winter months. Last spring I returned from down south and tires were about 8 pounds less. Do you think it is ok to overinflate tires this t... Read more »

Car won't start after 15 minutes of trying - then started

rating: 5

Have a 2012 Nissan Vera hatchback. Went yesterday to start car after not starting it for a week. Would not start for about 15 minutes, then finally started! 1. Battery strong 2. No warning lights ... Read more »

howling carburettor?

rating: 5

the carburettor is making a howling sound when the trottle is opened wide. any idea what that is? important? I was dignosing the EGR system, looking at a vacuum guage on the hose at the top of the va... Read more »

automatic transmission-reverse gear won't engage

rating: 5

My '95 Eagle Vision (similar to a Dodge Intrepid) automatic transmission won't shift into reverse. The other gears engage just fine. Anyone else ever had this problem? Does anyone have any diagnose t... Read more »

Temp gauge barely moves and using coolant

rating: 5

'87 Ford Ranger sold to me by a friend a bit ago, and he commented that the temp gauge only barely moved into the 'normal range' and as I observed it over the next few months, 'barely' was an accur... Read more »

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