Light-footed driving can cause turbocharger problems.
Posts Tagged: goof of the month
Double-check service records on used cars.
Even a reliable vehicle needs more than oil changes to keep it running safely
This month’s subject left a mess for his mechanic, and paid for it
“Changing your tune” can void your warranty
This month’s subject wasted hundreds of dollars to try and fix a $60 problem on his own
This month’s story shows the potential importance of rust protection in Canadian vehicles
Warranties cover repairs – as long as drivers keep up with regular maintenance
This month’s story proves it’s important to pay attention to warning lights on your dash
Why you shouldn’t ignore unusual sounds from beneath your ride, even if it’s a Honda.
This month’s contributor made a little mistake, then a much bigger one, which cost thousands.
This month’s contributor wants to save you money by shedding light on a commonly overrated product.
This month’s frightening story illustrates the importance of a circle check of your ride before setting off.
Usually, it’s a sound that gets drivers taking their rides into the shop – but it’s important to be aware of unwelcome smells, too.
Spark plugs need loving, too! Poorly maintained spark plugs can deteriorate, fall apart, and damage engine internals if left unchecked.
If your ride is overdue for its timing-belt change, you’ve got a ticking time bomb under your hood.
Another month, another $100 dollar repair bill turned into a $1,200 repair bill.
Winter is coming – meaning it’s time to be on the lookout for loose nuts
Another month, another big repair bill averted by easy maintenance.
This month’s culprit learned that a little maintenance can prevent a lot of electronics problems.
This month’s culprit made a dangerous judgment call that could have caused an accident.