Front-End Job Might Be Too Much for a Novice

08.25.2016

Michael's plan to snag the family Mustang starts with a front end alignment. Should this be his first DIY repair?

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'Magic' Oil Plug Comprised Mostly of Snake Oil

08.23.2016

Did a $5 widget sold in the 1950's actually keep oil clean, or did it just clean out wallets?

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Can Windshield Glass Withstand Hot Water?

08.18.2016

Mike's been using hot water to remove snow and ice from his windshield in freezing temps. Is he skating on thin ice?

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Ray Offers a Couple of Final Suggestions before Eldorado Is Ditched

08.16.2016

Can Ray help Arlene's Eldorado come to its senses? It's been veering towards fences for so long.

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Is Using the Wrong Kind of Gas Causing Blown Head Gaskets?

08.11.2016

Does Maureen's granddaughter have a problem with gasoline--or her foot on the gas?

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Getting That Reality Check Before Writing a Check

08.09.2016

Bill asks whether his repair estimate is reasonable or booogus--and if there's a website that'll help him decide.

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Sipe Your Tires or Leave Them Alone?

08.04.2016

If tire stores offer siping, does that mean it's a good thing? Or did tire manufacturers get it right the first time?

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Scrub Those Headlights -- Or Gently Bathe Them?

08.01.2016

Ronald and his wife are arguing about cleaning--but it's about their car's headlights, not the dishes. Who's going to win?

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A Check Engine Light That Won't Give Up

07.28.2016

Craig's F-150 refuses to believe that its 02 sensor has been replaced. What gives?

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What's the Worst You Can Do to Your Transmission?

07.26.2016

Rolf wants to know if putting his automatic into reverse immediately after starting will shorten its life.

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Unintended Acceleration with A/C Running Wasn't by Design

07.21.2016

Jon's Ford Fairmont gained some uncool pep when he turned on the a/c. 

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The Stamps You Really Want

07.19.2016

These stamps might never be canceled by a U.S. postal worker, but the featured cars should've been canceled by their manufacturers

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Surviving the Superhighway Free-For-All

07.12.2016

Virginia's cross-country trip convinced her that freeways are a moving mosh pit. What's the best way to stay safe on the highway?

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Who Keeps That Faulty Part?

07.12.2016

Ellen's new alternator left her stranded 90 miles away from the shop. The mechanic wants it back before he'll refund her money. Is this common?

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Which Safety Features are Worth It?

07.05.2016

Mike and Marcia want to know how much of the new safety gadgetry is actually useful, and how much just pads the bottom line?

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