84 Toyota Celica 22R-E Misfire
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 rotor are as well. The ignition coil I checked for resistence and it all checked out good. I adjusted the bi pass air an... 22 Feb 2010 22:06
Toyota Corolla May Be Recalled over Steering Problem
Many owners have posted about steering problems here, and guess what? There is a problem and Corolla may be recalled! "Some Corolla drivers in the U.S. have reported experiencing a loss of steering control, typically occurring at higher speeds. Sasaki says Toyota has received less than 100 complaints about ste... 2 Mar 2010 01:23
How to adjust alternator belt on 1999 Lexus ES300?
Dear Experts, I have a 1999 ES300, V6. Very similar to the Camry V6. I'm visiting Canada now (with the car), and it's really cold. For those of you who don't know, rubber is contrarian; rubber actually expands in the cold. So, my timing belt has stretched. When I press my finger beside the alternator,... 19 Feb 2010 01:09
Problem starting 1991 Buick Park Ave Ultra
The behavior is erratic. Sometime it starts with no problem. Other times, even though the battery is fully charged, it will not even turn the starter and displays the Security light on the dash. The Buick dealer says it could be one of several problems with the key lock/switch. However, they describe it as expe... 17 Feb 2010 21:23
Tesla Motors Airplane Pilot dead.
An Airplane crashed in a California neighborhood today, 3 dead.The Pilot of the Airplane was a high ranking official at Tesla Motors. cuhulin ... 17 Feb 2010 14:33
Instructional video on how to stop a runaway Toyota...
This fellow knew what to do to bring his car to a screeching halt. Notice the technique used when the countdown timer gets to ~1:10... ... 28 Feb 2010 15:39
Best practices for maximizing life of auto transmission?
I have a Honda Accord with over 280K. Recently the automatic transmission seized (3 mechanics confirmed its lost) and since the rest of the car is in excellent condition, I'm considering having a shop replace it with a used transmission (which is cheaper than getting a rebuilt one). I want the replacement transmiss... 18 Feb 2010 15:10
Blower Motor Not Coming On
Hello, my blower motor isn't working. The A/C and heat are activating however the blower motor won't power on no matter what selection I make on the controls. I have jumped power to the blower motor and verified it's good, I also pulled the blower motor resistor (Control, Blower Motor P/N 87165-22040) But I'm not s... 19 Feb 2010 15:34
(Off Topic) Electric Chainsaws.
I don't want to fool around with a gas engine chainsaw, been there, done that.I have owned two Remington electric chainsaws before, the large plastic gears strip out, doesn't last long enough to suit me.I like electric tools, plug them in and they are ready to go. cuhulin ... 16 Feb 2010 00:28
Rotors, Resurfacing and the Law: How the Glad/Midas LawsuitWill Change How You Sell Brakes
On 2/14/10 3:12 PM, in article VpWdneT398PN-uXWnZ2dnUVZ_tednZ2d(a)giganews.com, "hls" <hls(a)nospam.nix> wrote: "fred" <fred(a)bedrock.rock> wrote in message news:Xns9D1F8A0F57921fred(a)127.0.0.1... Not much point in have a law if no one enforces it. The courts enforce it vigorously IF you bri... 15 Feb 2010 14:24