Tag: summer

24 Posts

Oct 01, 1992

How can I "heat-proof" my car for an Arizona summer?

Dear Car Talk

I just moved to Arizona and am worried about my first summer here I need to know about window tinting I have four small children who are al ready wailing about hot seat belt buckles every time we get into...


Feb 01, 1992

You should never, ever remove the thermostat.

Dear Car Talk

I have had several opposing views expressed to me about whether it makes a car run cooler in the summer to remove the thermostat Does it Lee TOM Yes Lee removing the thermostat does make the car run cooler But...

summer thermostats

Feb 01, 1990

My overheating Honda...

Dear Car Talk

I have a Honda Accord with an overheating problem I was on my way back from Las Vegas It was degrees in the shade I was heading up a ten mile long hill into a strong head wind and the...

gaskets engines summer

Oct 01, 1989

Is my car overheating?

Dear Car Talk

I own a Ford LTD that I would like to keep as long as I can It has one big fault I dread driving this car in very hot weather because after several stops the temperature light will be on...