Maintenance & Repairs's questions - Thai iziqna

Cat Converters?

17 answers · 20 hours ago
Why do I get so many negative commemts from people when I say take your cat converters off your car? Cat converters are costing the motorists of planet earth millions of $. Many people are rubbishing me, telling me I am wrong without even trying it. Your engine will run better, you will get better gas milage, and... show more

How bad are car brakes?

23 answers · 2 days ago
I noticed in the last week a big grinding noise from my front brakes. The worst is when I am at my final point of stopping. I feel I need brakes and rotors. I drive less now and may wait until spring. How bad are brakes and what can happen if I wait to fix them?

Why won t my car start?

17 answers · 1 day ago

Is my mechanic cheating me?

15 answers · 2 days ago
I just got my car back after putting a used engine inside. The day after its having problems, at first he tells me its the speed sensor but now he says its the fuel pump and it will cost me $500. It seems supicious

What oil to use?

18 answers · 3 days ago
I am about to do the oil change on my 2018 Hyundai Elantra Sport but can t figure out what oil I need. The owners manual says it uses ACEA A5 or above. A quick google search doesn t reveal much. All I see are oils labeled OW-40, 5W-30 etc. Which oil is compatible with my car?

Would this look bad on a car?

10 answers · 19 hours ago
Would it look bad If a car has side Windows tinted but not the rearview windshield? My dad is doing my tint but doesn't have enough for the back. He said it wouldn't be noticeable but I'm not sure.

Hello you are a mecanic?

10 answers · 22 hours ago

Company car mechanical problem?

9 answers · 19 hours ago
Hi guys, I started a new job in February were part of the perks was a company vehicle. The car I received was used for 8 months by the guy I took over from and during his time he had two accidents in the car which where both repaired. I have had one accident where I lost control in the bad ice and cracked an... show more

Did my mechanic rip me off?

9 answers · 21 hours ago
I bought a used car from my friend which had an overheating problem and one day the engine overheated and died. My friend felt awful and even refunded me partially for the car. Anyways, when the engine died and the car towed to me mechanic, he looked at it and told me the car needs a new engine. I decided to... show more

I wanted to know if a person upgrades their headlights to look like the newer led headlights, would that void out their warranty?

I have a 93 Camry, and since the day I bought it four years ago, there is a dead spot in the middle of the steering. When I'm going straight, and turn it just a few inches, there is no response. I haven't done anything about it because it's an expensive repair. According to my mechanic, the labor... show more

Why won't my car start?

8 answers · 1 day ago
My car has been running fine recently and has had a new starter put in. Today I start my car and it starts fine but when I went to run the few errands I had to do my car lights start coming on. The lights that were coming on were my ABS light, battery light, break light, gas light(for a short period). Then my RPM... show more

Best answer: Civics are just coming out of my ten year "don't buy new" quarantine, triggered by the cracking engine blocks of 2006. Honda has done fairly well in the last decade (after the 2007 Accord brake fiasco) but I wonder if it is a "kaisen" philosophy at work or if they have just winged it. Honda... show more