Question: Car Does Not Feel Like Its Going Into Drive

What Does It Mean When You Have Your Thermostat Set In The Off Position, But You Can Still Feel Air.

I have a 2000 Malibu, and I notice when I set the blowers to the off position, I can still feel heat coming out the vents. I can barely feel it, but I can feel it. The air I feel in adjustable to cool or warm air. What does this mean? ...

Problems With Chevy Aveo 5 Speed Manual

I bought a 2007 used Chevy Aveo 5 hatchback 3 months ago. It has the 5 speed manual transmission. I've driven a standard before (Jeep), but after 3 months still can't seem to get the feel of it to drive it smoothly. It just seems rough and awkward at times to drive. It jerks a lot stopping and starting, frequent stalls, shifting is not smooth, seems to be a lot of vibration in the clutch petal at ...

How Can U Tell If The Cv Drive Shaftaxle And Front Wheel Bearing Is Bad

I got a 2000 plymouth breeze.and every time i drive i can feel the vibration and i can hear the humming noise from the front as i accelerate to 35 or 40mph.making left and right turns is ok.but only when i increase speed.noise gets a little louder.and i dont see no grease leakage from the front cv boots.how long do these cv boots or cv drive axle(shaft) last and what needs to be replaced?thanks guys. ...

Using A CLEAR Light Bar While Driving

I've run across an old MX3000 light bar from my local police department. Apparently its illegal (of course) to run with red or blue lights. Amber lights are okay to have on. What if I wanted to drive with just the clear lights (no colored lens) on. Is that illegal? I want to do this so I can be more noticeable so I don't get cut off so much (if you ...

How Much Should New Brakes And Rotors Cost

I drive a 1999 Chevy S-10, 4 cylinder. I don't know much about cars, and don't feel comfortable doing the job myself. Thanks for your help! ...

Why Does My Engine Feel Hot But My Car Is Not Overheating

I noticed if i drive 3 miles to the park then i pop open the hood the engine parts will be blazing hot but the gauge is reading normal.. 2002 honda civic 97k miles. Recently had the radiator,hoses,coolant,thermostat replaced. The part that feels really hot to the touch is the 4 covers where the spark plugs are in. Is the engine feeling hot after a 3 mile drive normal? ...

How To Reverse In 6 Speed BMW M3 Stick Shift Manual

Ok this is going to sound really dumb, but i want to drive my dad's M3 tomorrow. But i dont know how to reverse it? I can drive stick fine, i've been driving my honda accord 5 speed for well over a year. Never drove my dad's car so i figured i'ld try. The reverse is on the left side (honda is on the right). I feel that if i try to really put it in R, i might snap the ...

Car Suggestion

I currently own and drive a 2002 VW Jetta 1.8T. I need a new car. It MUST have the following requirements. All Wheel Drive (I live in snow country) 220+ Horsepower NO Turbo (boost is nice, but I'm sick of the on/off feel of a turbocharged engine) Manual Transmission or Paddle Shifters Nice Interior (my Jetta has spoiled me) Good Sound system (I'm a music person) Sedan / Hatchback / Wagon with sporty chassis (don't mind a hard ride) Used (less than 5 years) Under $25,000? (less is ...

How Can I ‘pimp’ Out My Car Without Looking Like A Douche

Okay so I just got my first car, Hyundai coupe FX it's white, oh and I'm a girl. So I'm wondering what I can do to make it feel more like my car, new gear shift knob.. seat covers... but everything I come up with seems a little gay. Any suggestions? What have you got in your car that makes it feel like you? ...

What Could Be Causing My Manual Transmission To Not Go Into Reverse

All other gears work just fine, the shifter doesn't feel weird, once you try to go into reverse it is like a wall is blocking it. There is no lag when I drive from a bad clutch or anything. What else could it be? ...