I have heard that the Dave's insanity hot sauce is so hot that it is able to clean off driveway grease better than any other cleaner?
The ability to clean off driveway grease has effectively nothing to do with the "hotness" of a hot sauce, and I wouldn't expect any hot sauce to do a particularly good job of it, certainly not better than, say, turpentine.So, while you may have heard it, the person you heard it from has no idea what they're talking about.
Tom tom gps that always falls off the dash boardAny ideas how to correct it other than tape and glue.?
Get a piece of polished aluminum or stainless steel that will support the weight of your GPS. Attach the GPS to the metal plate with the supplied suction cup and place the unit on the flat section of your dash.
The best way to clean silicone grease off of a car door is to buy some WD-40, this multipurpose cleaner is perfect for the job and can be bought at Walmart.
I heard that the law is going to change that you have to be 18 years old to get your license Is this true if so then when does it take effect?
Each state has its own set of laws regarding driving privileges Check with your City's DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles) for more information on licenses and restrictions.
Yes, as a matter of fact i "took over" one of my friends car payments.when you let it get repossessed it is a huge black mark on your credit history which will make it almost impossible to take out a future loan. although im unsure of your standings but if your have payment issues your best be wo...
I have a very steep slope in my home and I couldn't able to climb that slope with my car Please tell any idea to park my car?
Recreate the slope please. otherwise it won't be able to park. or may be try to park it on petrol mode.
To reduce friction while disengaged so it can stop spinning.
It will still show up as a repo on your credit report, even if you brought the car back and told them you can't pay for it.
It's not hard if you follow the process of elimination. Each cylinder needs fuel, compression and spark. With more info like the year, make, model and engine we could elaborate.
What do you call that which you can put on the back of a bike so others will be able to ride with you it looks like a grilling pan I believe?
Luggage rack. But your passenger will be uncomfortable.
"Air-conditioning systems run most efficiently when they're running at full speed," she explains.So while your unit might make more noise initially cooling a space down from 80 to 75 degrees, running all day at a less powerful speed requires more energy overall.
It's about Pollution and depleting our natural resources.
The radiator fan turns off on your 1999 Maxima causing the engine temperature to get hot Is it the thermostat If so what are the directions to replace?
i would replace fan relay, before replacing thermostat. the relay acts as a thermostat for the fan, turning fan on and off when needed
Are you able to ship a vehicle from Atlanta to Manila Philippines Subic Bay NavyBase If so how much will it cost Where Will I have to take it to be shipped It is a 2000 Expeditio?
Unfortunately, at this time ALL imports of used vehicles has been prohibited by presidential Decree. Only trucks and equipment is allowed to be imported after paying import duties & taxes.This has een if effect for several years as it was enacted into law. If anyone tells you that you can mak...
I purchased a used car and it starting making noises so I returned it and the dealer told me the was no cooling off period and that I couldn't cancel the contract. Is there a cooling off period?
The law related to the purchase of products and services does not apply to the purchase of an automobile. There is no cooling off period on the purchase of an automobile. This is a myth that will not die. Normally the law applies to unsolicited sales. Like door to door sales and telephone sales t...
When the OD OFF indicator is lit on the dash does that mean I'm in Overdrive or I need to press it to turn it off?
If the light says off then your overdrive is turned off, push the button again and the light will turn off and overdrive will be on again.
try adding ( 1 ) can of 134A freon sounds like the system is low.
It is better to take a car. because they are fast and smaller. Buses need to make tons of stops at different places. If you have asthma, cars hav alot less fumes coming from it. If you are thinking safety wise, buses are safer when it comes to accidents. Yet buses have alot more germs and differe...
They have reset The service engine light on my 2002 Saturn Vue at the dealer numerous times without being able to fix it so if possible I would like to do it myself and save the trip?
In order to reset the service engine light, you need to locate the fuse box under the hood on the driver's side. The light should not be reset unless you are absolutely sure service is not needed.Ê
No its not illegal to have it parked out of motion but if you were to be driving then yes it is
I have a 1999 supercharged GTP its a 3800 does anyone know if the 3800 engine only for Pontiac that isn't supercharged would last longer than one that is if so roughly how many miles?
It is best to fit a suitable supercharger to extend its working life
You started your 1997 f-150 and everything was running fine until you shut it off and now the starter is not working you have heard this is not a problem with the starter Any specific ideas?
You should check the soleniod by the battery mounted on the fender if that is not the problem the it is probably the soleniod on the starter. Had the same problem on mine until i tap the soleniod on the starter.
How do you switch out the warning tone module on a 92 camaro to a chime off a Firebird or any other GM that has a chime?
This is usually a small plugin module near the fusebox. A module from another car may or may not fit.
How could a head gasket be ruined other than over heating If the car already had leaking coolant for a long time would that have caused it?
gasket wears out in time. leaking coolant is the result of a bad gasket not the cause of it.
I have drained the oil from my mower it was more gas than oil the fuel line stop cock was left open what do you do to be able to run the engine again?
Answer The first thing I would do is address the malfunctioning carburetor. A properly working carb will not let fuel drain through in the motor. The needle assembly in the float bowl is usually the culprit. Usually (not always though) there is a tiny o-ring that the needle seals against and when...
I have two blown 10 inch subs I was wondering if its possible to only replace one sub but leave the other one in so the box is still sealed?
The answer is yes but disconnect sub number 2
You got a written warning do you have to do anything about it can your parents ever find out about it the defective equipment box is not checked off but under other he wrote 08-10401 what is that?
It is best not to keep this from your parents. This is only a warning for something. If you fix what is wrong, this will not matter and will not go on any records. Tell your parents and you will be better off in the long run.
Why is it that in the year 2011 you still don't have a flying car When do you think you will be able to get one?
you don't have a flying car because it would simply be too expensive and it would destroy air control for small planes however in the future car manufacturers will probably invent something that flies low enough but higher than cars and lorries that won't destroy air control.
What do i do if i lost my car ownership before i was able to put it in my name and also now i can' get a hold of the guy that i purchased it from what should i do?
Hello i have a question? I lost my car ownership and i don't know how can i get an other one? I need to donate my car to cancer society...
Why is oil leaking from the top of my oil dipstick it seems to do it worse when you cut on the heater or defrost in the mornings other than that it doesn't do it very often?
Its a little possible that your headcaskit is blown. The gaskit stops antifreeze from mixing with the oil. Check the oil cap if there is a gel like substance on it(it will be a creamy looking color) then the gaskit is blown. Also check your antifreeze to see if it is a brownish color. Hope this h...
The year, make and model vehicle would help otherwise, the lever should stay where ever you shift it to.
How do you clean windshields well the inside part atleast I used a lot of glass cleaners and it does not really work it still leave smudges and it gets hard to see when its sunny out?
Type your answer here... Try using a solution of vinegar and water. Also use newspapers instead of paper towels. I have found this trick really works and doesn't smudge.
If the cost to have your car repaired is more than the value of the car can you force the other party to have it repaired instead of giving you the book value of the car?
NO, You are only legally entitled to fair morket value for your loss. It would be unreasonable, unethical and unfair to expect the other party to pay more.
Is there a way to switch off the headlights on the 05 Vibe after the auto sensor turns them on so that I can just have the running lights on sometimes?
with the key off, set the parking brake, that disables drl (daytime running lights). you can now turn the ign on and drl wont be on. you can now listen to radio etc w/o killing battery.
If car loan is under sole name and that person has died can the title be changed so that it can be paid off?
No need to change name to pay off. Need to change titleship with proof of death and a Judges determination that it goes to you if you intend to reregister it. The other way to gain ownership is to do an "abandonment" process. This varies from state to state. Contact the DMV in your state, they wi...
I have a F-350 and I have to pull a 48 ft trailer behind it and the trailer is stuck in mud and I cant figure out how to get it out any suggestions?
shove boards under the front of each trailer tire. as you pull the trailer will ride up on the boards and you can pull it out. if the tires are sunk in dig out some of the mud in front of the tires then get the boards in there.
1999 FORD RANGER XL THEFT LIGHT IN DASH BLINKS WHEN I SHUT OFF ENGINE AND STAYS ON AFTER I START IT. THERE IS NO HORN OR OTHER SOUND. WHAT DOES MEAN AND IS THERE A WAY TO SHUT IT OFF?
You have a problem with passive anti theft system. If it's activated light will flash when key is powered on but will not start. It should never flash and start and engine stay on. You need an auto locksmith to check the system, key halo, module and ecu.
it helps the heels go in more rotation and make farther distances.... oh btw school is boring....
Is it true that when you are behind in car payments and they have not been able to find the car to repo it the lender can file charges for theft?
It is true but not likely. The normal is to file a writ of REPLEVIN. The court has the sheriff come to get the car or YOU if you cant/wont produce the car. Just give it up and avoid all the extra charges ect.
A front tire blowout is predictable.most experts say that it's better to have a blowout in the front.Blowouts are dangerous because they adversely effect the car's handling.If the blowout is in the rear, there's really nothing you can do; you have no control over the rear end of the car.
When tires are replaced in pairs in situations like these, the new tires should always be installed on the rear axle and the partially worn tires moved to the front.New tires on the rear axle help the driver more easily maintain control on wet roads since deeper treaded tires are better at resist...
Saskatchewan Tint tickets What happens if you just don't take the tint off They never put anything on the ticket that i had to go back and get it inspected Just to make sure that it's off?
Someone told me that if i don't take it off and the cop sees it again then he'll tow my vehicle. Is this true? It was in a city anyhow. And i don't even go there very often. So would it come up in my report with my licence?? If it did couldn't i just say i got it re-tinted??
91 Beretta starts but runs rough and is backfiring and blowing black smoke when able to get it to stay going running not so rough the car would stall and if i held the gas on was overheated by home?
sounds like coolant temp sensor is bad but also sounds like cat might be pluged
What will happen if I will going to sell a car that has been mortgage to the bank and sell it to other person?
I think U will arrested And put up in the jail or the person who buys ur car will have to pay the mortgage
You have a 1998 ford explorer 40l sohc it quickly starts to overheat what is the problem you've checked the heater hose and it is hot so this possibly eliminates the thermostat whats wrong?
The thermostat could still be the problem. It could be partially open, allowing some coolant through but not enough to cool the engine. It could also be a partially blocked radiator. Is the vehicle blowing out all of the coolant when it overheats? If so, it could be a head gasket or cracked head ...
Do all 1989 Camaros have a fan switch in the car that has to be turned on and off every time you drive and if so why?
umm i don't know of any car that has a manual fan switch the only reason someone would put one in is if the fan didn't come on by itself
You co-signed for a car for your ex and agreed that the car is mine as long as the payments are on time so do you have any rights to the car as a co-signer and is she legally able to repossess the car?
no she has np legal right to reposess the car u r both on the tiltle and registration and even if she wanted ure name off the vehicle she would have to apply for a lon just in her name in order to get ures off
You have a 97 ford ranger When you try to crank the engine it just continues to rapidly click When you jump it off it jumps off fine and runs fine Any ideas?
Sounds like a dirty connection at battery or starter. Or a bad battery. Jump the truck and take it to an auto parts store to have battery tested (free in most cases) The rapid clicking you hear is the starter solinoid. It is normal in your case. Please advise if I can help further. Justin Justin2...
What sticker do slow moving cars have to alert other drivers that it is all right to drive 25 mph or less?
It's never alright to travel at 25mph or less except if it is the speed limit
Is is possible to buy a bumper to bumper extended warranty from someone other than the dealership I purchased my car from?
The short answer: Yes. There are several insurance companies out there who would absolutely love to warranty your car for a longer time!
Is it better to use seat covers on a brand new car to keep the seats clean, or are they really just for older cars?
They can be for whatever car you like that you feel is appropriate to cover the seats for extra protection.
How do you turn off 03 Pontiac Vibe headlights. won't turn off after car is off. I have light switch in the off position so what is going on.?
Check your relay. Take a test light to see if you have power going to the 86 pole when the headlight switch is turned off. If you do, your switch is stuck in the on position. If you don't, your relay is stuck closed.
What do i do if my ignition is stuck I forgot to put it in park when i turned my car off and after i realized that i put it in park and now the ignition wont turn?
try putting transmission in neutral, then try ignitionalso check to see if steering wheel is not turned and applying pressure on steering lock in columnto do this try to move steering wheelif this is problem it will only move one way , which would be in direction needed to straighten wheels.if it...
A repo person is threatening to offer a finders fee to every other employee where I work for the where abouts to my car. Is that legal?
That sounds like behavior outside of the law. However, the bottom line is that you need to go back to the lender and pay up, or return the vehicle. Both the collector and you are placing your co-workers in a difficult position.
Can you start a car using the ignition coils I know you can with the start solenoid but I tried that and it didn't start. I need it to work. Any ideas besides getting it fixed?
You have to turn it (motor) to start it even with spark if it's not a stick so you can push start and you jumped starter wires at the solenoid and it didn't crank, starter is no good. you can replace it yourself. I am assuming battery is good. Warning jumping the starter to test it on many cars w...
I have a 1992 Japanese import subaru wrx I have an intermitant knock that seams to come up under the front seats every time i take it to the garage it isn't knocking?
Check for a broken exhaust hanger Check for a broken motor mount
Some mechanics said that the chain on a 2001 Toyota Corolla w110K miles would probably outlast the car so does this mean you don't have to change it?
The chain normally does not need replacing. However, if you begin to hear it make a noise or the car all of a sudden starts to run poorly, have the chain looked at. They do wear, and will eventually need replacing. They can last from 150 to 200,000 miles.
I bought a truck had it re-financed they did not pay off entire balance after harassing calls i was forced to pay off the original lender they sent me the title saying paid in full no other lien?
Depending what state you live in you will need to turn that into the other finance co. They should be listed as a lien holder on the new title. Personally I would not give it to them unless they ask. Did they ever give you any explaination as to why they did not pay off the whole amount? For futu...
1.4S Seat Ibiza The other day the engine diagnosis light came on and won't go off the manual says that light relates to the electrics but they are all working fine Why won't it go off?
You need to find out what the code is, go to a pep boys or autozone and they can do it for free. And 99% of the people that work there know nothing about cars so get a 2nd opinion from someone with auto repair experience
97 Olds Acheva with only 44K Very clean and runs great I have no owners manual and have surfed the internet about this car and its problems What should I expect to go wrong with it?
Ignition Coils and Ignition modules are trouble prone.Heating/AC door motors in the dash are common failures.From there they are what they are 1990's GM product. Toyotas have less trouble but all in all you OLDS will be cheaper to run, service and repair
Recently my amp in my car messed up it keeps going on and off when you hook it up and the protection light is on any one have any idea why it would do this?
The amp is damaged internally, the power is loose, the ground is loose, the control wire from the deck is loose.
On at Dusk and until Dawn. All new cars are equiped with DRL (daytime running lamps).
The cooling fan wont stop even when the car is turned off I replaced the relay and its still happening any ideas?
Some cooling fans will stay running even if the car is shut off to cool down the motor. Once the fans thermostat gets tripped to shut off, the fan will continue to run.
What would cause a 2000 f250 with 5.4 to just start missing at times been sitting for a year bought it put some gas in sprayed off the motor now it has a miss at times sometimes worse than other?
By spraying off your engine you destroyed your coils. I would recommend taking it into a shop, finding out which ones are bad, and replace them. You should never spray off your engine to clean it.
The fuse in the slot marked ecmb blew checked everything from the fuel pump to the wire block any answeres also can I put it on a togel switch in hot wire it 1990 sub tbfi?
That controls more than just your fuel pump relay, it also controls the Oil Pressure Switch, and the ECM (Electronic Control Module). Here is the most useful info I could find for you with a diagram: http://www.justanswer.com/questions/1i49a-ecmb-fuse-go-every-time-put-one
Have a cable that come off around the steering wheel has magnet on the end where does it go it is short?
The year, make and model vehicle would help.
More friction, you need friction in order to get out. Place something in front or behind the tire in order to get out, even a cloth towel will help.
Transmission in 1999 Tahoe shifts at higher rpm than it used too you have to let off the accelerator in order for it to shift at a lower rpm It only does this from 1st gear to second gear?
Considering its age, i assume it probably got maybe 150 - 165,000 miles on it? My first question would be to ask if the transmission was regularly flushed as required by Chevy? If the answer is no or you don't know, it's possible it may never have been. If it's ever been used to tow anything will...
Is it possible to renew the tags and registration on a car that isn't in your name or does the person who is named on all the paperwork have to do so?
The best way to perform all legal paperwork in someone elses name is to aquire an special power of attourney, listing all actions needed by the individual and who is allowed to do it in their name. Another way that's quick and easy but is sometimes a bit more difficult to accept is a notorized le...
My car sometimes makes a crunching noise coming from the front when i start it it may have something to to with the starter im forced to turn it off straight away wen it happns cos its a loud noise?
theres a thing called a PAWL that engages the starter motor to the flywheel ofthe vehicle. when you try to use it the pawl sticks either in orout and makesa crunching noise.. youeitherneed a new starter or a rebuilt one. I personally have cleaned and lubricated starter pawls on many vehicles and ...
OK I need to mount a flat screen monitor in my police car. It needs to be adjustable so I can pull it to me if I need to. Anyone know if there are any products out there that will met my needs?
I did this install on a big rig recently.I used a swing out tv mount with latch back feature from a local electronic shop.I then built a suitable support for the swing out and one for the lap topWhen done the lap top was secured to the dash, pull a little release string and the lap top mould slid...
Hi i have a 00 Mazda 626 with abs light and handbrake light coming on and off at times took to garagetold me it was right rear sensor so i fitted good secondhand sensor but now lights are on constant?
Get a multimeter & test the sensor. Voltage is created at the connector as you spin the wheel quickly by hand. compare it to the other side or front voltages. Might have got a bad used bearing or have a wiring problem. check connector & wiring for damage or corrosion
In Australia P plates which are new drivers are not allowed to drive turbo cars is it possible to remove a turbo from a car and leave it off with the car able to function?
you can, depending on the type of fuel system the car has. If there is a non-turbo equivalent you can change the fuel system and manifolds and it would run but would go like a pig because most turbo motors have low compression to cope with boost. If no non-turbo equivalent you could spend a lifet...
Is it true that drum brakes automatically pump the brakes if wheel lock is imminent so long as the motorists continues to fully depress the brake pedal?
No- you are describing ABS- anti-lock brakes.
Have 1991 jeep 2 dr 4 wd you think the nss is out .i started it yesterday-then a hour late if wont make a sound.had it towed home.and turns over.shut off then nothing. any suggestions.?
Clean battery connections and have battery tested.
it will probably be off of the pcv valve there is a hose that runs from the pcv vavle,located at the center af your front valve cover just follow that hose it will plug into a vacuum box at the back side of your motor at least that's how mine was hope this was some help at least
I have 1969 bug that wont keep a charge and it wants to die at the stop light unless you tap the gas what do I do?
(No Charge)First test the battery. If it is OK check the alternator. (Die at stoplight)Start with a good tuneup (plugs, points, rotor, distributor cap). If that doesnt solve it, either replace the carburetor or rebuild the carburetor. It sounds like it is staving for gas at idle which could be a ...
I have a ticking noise coming from under the hood and it seems to get worse when the car is heating up this happens from the time you turn the car on until I turn it off?
Your valves may need adjustment. As an engine ages the parts develop larger than normal spaces between them through wear, what you hear is the valve lifters tapping because they have too much gap between their surfaces. If the engine is fairly low on mileage more frequent oil changes and the use ...
I go to school in Vermont. My permanent address is in MA. I want to buy a car that is currently registered in VT. I want to keep it registered in VT. I don't have VT resident status.?
Call the local Vermont DMV in the town you live in and they can advise you.
If the lienholder repos car due to default and you never missed a payment and continue paying off car is that no different than a regular repo?
When it gets to your CR, a repo is a repo is a repo. Theres only one.
Is it true that In a merge situation the right of way goes to the car occupying the lane into which other cars are merging?
it is true, the vehicle occupying the lane on the main road has the right of way.
Could you help me I bought a used car for daughter to drive to college-two days later the car jerking so bad when You first drive it then stops jerking after 5 miles the motor gets really hot?
There is probably more than one problem here. What type of car, manual or automatic, millage. Reasonable acceleration with the jerking or poor. It is going to take a bit more information to start to figure a possible answer.
My ex left a car in my driveway He said he doesnt want it and that I should sell it We never had a title for it and he doesn't know where the receipt is?
In order to sell the car to anyone, you have to have a title, or a receipt that would let you get a new one. Lacking that, about all you can do is call the city and tell them you have an abandoned car you want taken away.
What to do on a long coach journey. I am travelling from Dudley to Chippenham UK via National Express Coaches Due to the fact that I change it's 8hr journey Any ideas on how to kill time?
This is a great time to organize your time within your life. If you really understood how many hours in a day are wasted doing things that really don't help us you'd done this many years ago. Wright down your daily actives and what must be done. Organize a scheduled that will allow you to do thes...
While driving my car will occasionally jerk momentarily when the revs are between 0 and about 2200 rpm any higher than that and it wont do it at all also does it far less when air con is on?
either the valves in one of your cylinders are bad or you have a bad head gasket
You have mould on the seat of your car it has been in the garage for over a year what is the best way to clean them?
The best way to get rid of that is to buy some really powerful stain remover and get a pocketknife and scrape at it until it goes away. Then use a wool scrubber that you would use for dishes and scrub the hell out of it.
Is there a short shifter that fits the vn group a gearbox ZF S6-40 if so how much and where can i get it from?
yes there is and it cost a million pound so good luck.
My office is directly under a pylon and every day my car is subject to a battering from the birds that sit on it all day to the point where i now have to wash it daily How can i ward them off?
Best effect: Climb the pylon and glue tacks together all over top very close together."best effect" puts HOLES on the feet of the birds. they use their feet to hold onto things and some use them to eat. how about we put some holes in rob's feet?a moving wind vane or some other motion object will ...
When the engine is on, batteries are being recharged. If you use a lot of electric power when the engine is off, you can drain your battery to the point where it will no longer be able to start your engine, and you will need to jump-start it.
Your fuel light is stuck on ALL the time you have even let it it get low again to see if it will reset itself Any Ideas?
well depending on the model and type of car truck ect. the computer probobly needs to be restet by the dealer,
If its not the alternator that's bad what is it i have changed the alternator but the lights and everything are still blinking?
You need to check and make sure the alternator is charging. You could have gotten a defective one or if you got a used one it may be bad. Get a digital multimeter and with the vehicle off check the voltage at the battery. Should be 12+ volts with a charged battery. Start the vehicle and check the...
What would cause a hesitation in my Dodge Lil' Red Express 360 the hesitation is when 1st starting I was told that it could be the accelerator pump but that checked out OK any ideas what it could be?
Could be,Base timing should be 8 degrees BTDC,A large vacuum leak,Double check the operation of the accelerator pump,Carburetor may need rebuilding,Worn spark plugs,If it hesitates only when cold and goes away once warmed up, it may have a choke problem,
1994 lincln town car my check engine light stays on i know this relates to my catalytic converter The car still runs very well will putting it off do any damage until i get it smoged?
It can. I imagine that the code is being popped because you're O2 sensor is reporting out of range... If you're actually having any problems with the cat I suggest fixing it right away. I had a cat come apart on the highway, clog the secondary cat, end up plugging the muffler, and overheating the...
What can i do to stop that knocking sound coming from your car it happens when i drive or have the car on?
Usually when a car is making a knocking noise it is a very bad thing, which usually leads to engine failure and throwing a rod. I've had this same problem with my intrepid and was able to fix this by replacing a worn bearing on the crank. This is a deep engine job so make sure you keep track of y...
96 tracker lsi auto wants to kick out of overdrive and jerk back and forth when ever it wants to and the only way to make it stop and return to od is to let off the gas any solution?
change the mass air flow sensor,i have a infiniti g20 it it did the same thing ,i tried to clean it with mass air flow cleaner spray but some times it worked and sometimes it wouldn't took to shop , changed to new one , worked fine after that.
I am buying a motorcycle that was previously stored improperly. The shop cleaned the carbs but now says the valves need to be adjusted for it to run properly. Does this sound reasonable?
Sounds like the previous owner did not do the required maintenance, it sounds reasonable to me.