You should change your automatic transmission fluid according to the manufacturer’s recommendation— whether that’s 30,000 or 100,000 miles. … A transmission flush-and-fill from a shop will cost you…

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The problem could be that your windshield wiper nozzles are clogged. Polish can easily block these nozzles. The location of the nozzle jets varies from car to car….

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The differential gear ratio is what determines the cruising speed of a vehicle, NOT the transmission. … Therefore, a 13-speed double over has to run in 11th gear…

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What is the most unreliable car brand? The most unreliable cars Kia Picanto (2017-present) … BMW X6 (2014-2019) … Nissan X-Trail (2014-present) … Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport (2017-present)…

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A typical electric car (60kWh battery) takes just under 8 hours to charge from empty-to-full with a 7kW charging point. Most drivers top up charge rather than waiting…

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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has long recommended that―infants ride in rear-facing car seats, and in 2018 the AAP updated that recommendation to encourage rear facing for…

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Insert long funnel into automatic transmission fluid dipstick hole. Carefully add automatic transmission fluid in small increments and recheck level each time until fluid level reaches “warm” line….

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If you do not pick up your vehicle within 72 hours of the tow, the auction process will begin. The vehicle may be auctioned off as soon as…

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Volkswagen’s 1.8L turbo (20v-Turbo, 1.8 20vt) engine was first introduced in 1993 and ran through 2005. … The engine features a turbocharger, similar to a Garrett T30, and…

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Electric cars don’t require multi-speed transmissions because of the so-called “engine” in an electric car, an electric motor. … Electric motors deliver power instantly, meaning, the process of…

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