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I know a lady who is a member of our...

04.01.1994

I know a lady who is a member of our deaf support group She was told she needed her brakes cleaned as a regular thing The cost was I have worked on cars for many years and have never heard...

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I'm trying to make a decision about which used car...

04.01.1994

I'm trying to make a decision about which used car to buy One of the things I'm wondering about is the cost of maintenance and repairs AFTER I buy the car assuming the car is in good condition when I...

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I have a question regarding my Dodge Omni When the...

04.01.1994

I have a question regarding my Dodge Omni When the weather is cold and damp or raining my car seems to emit some kind of steam from under the hood It starts after the car has been running for about...

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My car is equipped with cast aluminum wheels and the...

04.01.1994

My car is equipped with cast aluminum wheels and the tires seem to need air every week or two I have been told that this is normal with aluminum wheels Is it Bonnie RAY You say you have aluminum wheels...

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Does anyone make a front wheel drive pick up truck...

04.01.1994

Does anyone make a front wheel drive pick up truck If not why not I have observed that in launching my boat it is easier to get up a slick ramp when I use my front wheel drive car whose...

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I hope you can settle a disagreement I have with...

03.01.1994

I hope you can settle a disagreement I have with my wife I have always changed the oil and filter in my vehicles every miles This practice has served me well as I have owned a ' Mustang with miles...

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What are the chances you guys can agree on a...

03.01.1994

What are the chances you guys can agree on a book recommendation What's the best available book for the non-mechanic to learn something about how cars work It would be great if you guys could agree Rob TOM Of course...

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My wife hounds me constantly to keep the gas tank...

03.01.1994

My wife hounds me constantly to keep the gas tank above half-full because sediment which builds up at the bottom of the tank will be sucked up into the carburetor and cause engine trouble and or water will condense inside...

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I have just purchased a new Toyota Corolla In the...

03.01.1994

I have just purchased a new Toyota Corolla In the owner's manual Toyota suggests two different maintenance plans Plan A which requires maintenance every miles and Plan B which requires maintenance every miles My driving patterns correspond to plan B...

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A friend and I both have Chevrolet Berettas His is...

03.01.1994

A friend and I both have Chevrolet Berettas His is an ' mine is a ' We both have the same problem At times when the ignition key is turned on a puff of smoke and even a flame shoot...

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