Dear Car Talk
In old cars, the spark timing is probably not the cause of poor performance. Here's why.
ignition Chevrolet El Camino
If you brake pedal hits the floor, run, don't walk, to your mechanic.
brakes safety Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2001
The truth may set Mary, James, and their car's old sending unit free.
gas tanks Chevrolet Cobalt 2005
Despite VW poisoning the waters, GM is fielding diesel Equinox and Cruze models, and citing their manifold benefits. But will buyers bite?
diesel Chevrolet Cruze Chevrolet Equinox 2017
Trips out of the suburbs cause this Suburban to stall. Checking fuel pressure might isolate the culprit.
fuel pumps Chevrolet Suburban 2002
Documenting the mysterious oil loss on this Equinox might prevent a costly repair later. Here's how it's done.
engines oil Chevrolet Equinox 2013
Greg's bills for his Silverado's brake system won't stop, and neither will the truck. Before he dumps more money into parts, there's a simple fix that may do the trick.
brakes Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2004
T.J.'s new car has been nothing but trouble. Should he bring it back to the shop again, or research lemon laws?
warranties repairs dealers electrical wiring Chevrolet Malibu 2016
Mike's cam sensor error isn't a good candidate for the black-tape 'fix', but there's good news.
check engine light Chevrolet Malibu 2008
B.J.'s prodigal Silverado is home after theives used it for their getaway car, but the insurance company totalled it. Is it worth fixing?
insurance Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2007