Tag: hoods

3 Posts

Corolla vibrates when stopped with brake on
May 02, 2014

What's Making Jillian's Corolla Shake?

Dear Car Talk

Jillian loves her Corolla but it has one problem--an annoying vibration that happens whenever the car is stopped with the brake engaged. Her mechanic has tried everything and is now stumped. Tom and Ray suspect the problem may be so simple her mechanic is overlooking it. Find out what's causing this and how she can fix it, right here.

hoods Toyota Corolla

Aug 01, 2007

Does Dan's neighborhood hood-popper need to have his head examined?

Dear Car Talk

I just wanted to know if there is any long-term benefit to regularly opening the front hood of your car right after you park it. Is this a quick method to cool off the engine that will prolong its life...


Sep 01, 1993

What do you think of those so-called nose protectors?

Dear Car Talk

What gives with those so-called nose protectors that people purchase for their cars to curb front end damage caused by flying gravel bugs road debris etc Untold millions of dollars have been spent through the years making the front end...