What wrong my with car?

If you don’t already know, I’d go back to whoever “tuned it up” and ask them exactly what was changed and adjusted etc., as part of the “tune up”. Whatever is wrong is not necessarily their fault, but the first thing I’d suspect is something that was recently changed or adjusted if the car was […]

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What s wrong with my car?

My guess is that since you changed your battery 3 weeks ago, it could be the altinator (this recharges the battery). I would take the car to the mechanic, explain what happened and that you think the battery has an issue recharging. Heating, lights, A/C and other things drain the battery on the car much […]

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Neighbors sprinkles are ruining my paint job..?

Timbo (who suggests legal action), and others who suggest erecting a fence have, in my opinion, the best suggestions. Talk to a lawyer about what’s happening. If you live in an area with a Home Owners Association, you may complain there. If not, you can always hit ’em where it hurt, even women, I’m talking […]

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Any effects of direct connecting the radiator fan?

The thermostat regulates the engine coolant temperature, so having the cooling fan on all the time will not have any ill affect, to the engine, at all. What will happen is the cooling fan motor will wear out a bit faster and the alternator will work a teensy-weensy bit more to power the fan motor, […]

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What is the hardest part in a manual car for new drivers?

Engaging the clutch. The method of this goes against the grain of many young peoples’ thinking processes. It’s really simple. If you want to learn faster and make the clutch last longer, then don’t push on the gas pedal until the car is moving and the clutch pedal is up all the way. Just learn […]

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Jumpstart and car engine size?

The battery should have been fine for 3 months. Don’t ignore the problem. Just leave the cables on with the Hyundai running for 10 minutes or so to charge the Vectra battery some before starting. Car sizes have nothing to do with it. You just don’t want to try and start a huge engine with […]

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