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The Nissan Juke: Horoscope Edition

04.22.2015
In which one of our guest bloggers has a little too much fun with the Nissan Color Studio. 

No Cheap Fix for Delaminating Paint

12.10.2013
Karen's 2000 Toyota Corolla is running still fine, but the paint is peeling off. Tom and Ray explain why this happens to certain model years and lay out a range of options, each one lower-cost and more aesthetically questionable than the last. Find out what they suggest, right here. 

Stripper Name or Car Paint?

08.02.2013
Which car gets your vote for Ugliest Paint Color of All Time? We've got a few ideas of our own...

Could there actually be a good reason for putting clay on your car?

10.01.2009
So I'm thinking of getting my car detailed, and an associate gives me a referral. While perusing the service sheet, under "Options" is listed "Claying, add $30-$40." I'm thinking, "Holy spa treatment, Batman!" The other side of the service sheet...

Today: A washing job that did a number on Ian's car.

04.01.2009
My dear, beloved 15-year-old son offered to wash my 2008 Toyota Sequoia (silver). Of course, I jumped at this surprising and welcome offer. After about 30 minutes, I went to check on his progress, and the little darling was using a scourer...

Is there a reason why Sally should splurge on the high end interior/exterior coating for her new Honda? Find out.

06.01.2007
I purchased a Honda Odyssey today, and the dealer tried to sell me a 1,200-dollar protective interior/exterior coating. I said no, but he said he would honor the offer till Monday. Should I buy this, or is it just...

Can writing in the dirt on a car actually scratch the paint-- or should Linda just chill out?

05.01.2007
Does writing in the dirt/dust on a car scratch the paint? A teacher at my children's school today wrote "Clean Me" as a joke in the dirt on my new Suburban as I was parked in the school pickup...

Should Mike save a few bucks and go for a hail-damaged car, or will he be buying a dent-plagued nightmare? Find out.

03.01.2007
I'm a college student in a small Podunk town in Minnesota. Recently, we were "blessed" with a hailstorm like none other, and the damage to the cars here can only be described as impressive. I've been postponing buying a car...

A paint job ought to last longer than three years.

04.01.1992
I have a question about paint My three year old Chevy Beretta is losing its paint color It started out as a black car and now the entire trunk has turned completely gray while the rest of the car has...

How do I remove cement from my hood?

12.01.1989
My husband drove our Cadillac somewhere where they were doing construction work and got the hood of the car splashed with what we think is cement It has now dried and we have used everything but paint remover to clean...

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