A friend and I were driving through rugged mountains with...

09.01.1994

A friend and I were driving through rugged mountains with grades up to We were in my Toyota Camry V with automatic shift While going down grades I suggested that she put the car in second gear to help with...

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Earlier this year I took my Buick Park Avenue to...

09.01.1994

Earlier this year I took my Buick Park Avenue to the nearby Buick dealer where the car was purchased new and left it for a few hours to have the transmission serviced for a cost of A few days later...

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I am an year old who wants to be a...

09.01.1994

I am an year old who wants to be a chief mechanic for Indy cars Exactly how do you become one Jason TOM Well there are three steps Jason First you have to become a mechanic And you can do...

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Both of my ' Cadillacs have the same problem When...

09.01.1994

Both of my ' Cadillacs have the same problem When they are cold they start great But if I turn them off when the engines are hot it's hard to get them started again The battery seems almost dead at...

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I have a Nissan Sentra with miles on it It...

09.01.1994

I have a Nissan Sentra with miles on it It has been trouble free until this summer You normally have to depress the clutch before you turn the ignition switch to start the engine But lately especially on hot days...

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I have an obnoxious younger brother who may be feeding...

09.01.1994

I have an obnoxious younger brother who may be feeding me a line regarding the fuel injectors in our cars He says that you need to buy a fuel additive and add it to the gas to clean the fuel...

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I have a Toyota white white Camry station wagon While...

09.01.1994

I have a Toyota white white Camry station wagon While parked in one of those notorious shopping centers on returning to our car we noticed a scratch on our right rear bumper No breakage on the bumper just an ugly...

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On a recent trip to Las Vegas in our new...

09.01.1994

On a recent trip to Las Vegas in our new miles Buick Century my wife and I arrived at our destination in a very upset frame of mind This feeling was brought on by the high speed generated in third...

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Recently I bought a new Camry I'd like to know...

09.01.1994

Recently I bought a new Camry I'd like to know what the overdrive is for and when to use it Can I only use it at certain speeds or can I just leave it on all the time Henry RAY...

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I have a Lincoln Town Car When I have about...

09.01.1994

I have a Lincoln Town Car When I have about five to seven gallons of gas left in the tank my gauge goes past Full When I have about three gallons left it returns to a normal reading One shop...

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I have an ' El Camino Choo Choo model that...

09.01.1994

I have an ' El Camino Choo Choo model that is in mint condition They don't make this car any more In fact the ' model was the last one I am looking for an insurance company that will insure...

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I work for a failed S L I expect to...

09.01.1994

I work for a failed S L I expect to be out of a job within the next couple of months In preparation for my impending term of unemployment I have reluctantly decided to part with my Chrysler Imperial LeBaron...

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We just purchased a Dodge Caravan minivan with a liter...

09.01.1994

We just purchased a Dodge Caravan minivan with a liter engine It has a noise when first starting up which the mechanic calls piston slap He says it's nothing to worry about but I have only a day warranty and...

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I read your response to Lucie the elderly lady who...

09.01.1994

I read your response to Lucie the elderly lady who wanted to know if she should start her car and let it run for a few minutes a day in the winter to keep it in good shape You told...

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My electrical engineer friend told me when driving my car...

09.01.1994

My electrical engineer friend told me when driving my car at approximately mph not to turn on the air conditioner unless I put the car in Neutral first He said it is too hard on the air conditioner clutch There...

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