Tag: 1979

5 Posts

Pinging Plagues This Project Pickup
Nov 13, 2018

Pinging Plagues This Project Pickup

Dear Car Talk

New pistons created new challenges for this Ford owner.

spark plugs exhaust system gasoline Ford F100 1979

This Old Benz Needs Grounding
Sep 27, 2018

This Old Benz Needs Grounding

Dear Car Talk

A simple bad connection may be part of a frustrating power issue

electrical wiring batteries Mercedes-Benz 1979

Oct 01, 1993

Get used to that '79 Corolla, it may never die.

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I have a problem with my car that I have never seen addressed in your column before I drive a Toyota Corolla that I bought new years ago The problem I am having is that I can't get it to...

Toyota Corolla 1979

Jun 01, 1992

Where do we begin to look for the source in our leaky Chevette?

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My son purchased a Chevette for from a friend at school The body is in fair shape and so is the interior The motor is another story We discovered a water leak in the area of the fuel pump It...

leaks Chevrolet 1979

Nov 01, 1989

When your car is like a fine wine...

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My Rotary Engine Mazda RX has over miles and has never had a problem In fact the older it gets the better it seems to run and the less oil it consumes At some point I assume the engine will...

Mazda RX-7 1979