Piston Slap: See the USA in your K-I-A?
If three years is all you need, you may never need to change the transmission fluid. BUT…since we aren’t in the business of abusing cars here…assuming there’s no dipstick to check, odds are servicing every 100k-150k is more than adequate.
Autoblog Maintenance 101: Transmission fluid and filter
This is extremely important - do not attempt ... of measuring the fluid level electronically. The old transmission fluild should be recycled, of course. Our local recycling center simply mixes it with waste oil, but you'll want to check with your location ...
Paul Brand: Put down that hammer, check the fuel pump
Is this an ethanol or fuel pump problem? A Who's your co-driver? Or do you have a very long arm ... Q I own a '95 Chevy Cavalier Z24 with a 2.3-liter DOHC engine and a five-speed manual transmission with 150,000 miles on it. I just installed a new clutch ...
Is it time for timing belt?
Q: I have a 2001 Chevy Cavalier ... Q: I have a 2000 Mercedes-Benz S500 with 62,000 miles. The transmission does not shift smoothly when cold. How do I correct this problem? — T.C., Dyer, Ind. A: Ask the dealer to check the fluid level and then the ...
Why Does Your Car's Oil Light Come On?
The oil light on my 2000 Chevy Cavalier comes on at low rpm ... as can an aging pump. Before you go too far in diagnosing the problem, it probably makes sense to double-check the oil level and top it off to make sure that isn't the problem.