Obd1 scanner adapter cord?

Question   If I buy a cheap obd2 scanner on amazon (the $13 one) and also get an adapter cable for obd1, will the scanner work on obd1 model cars? Update: These are the ones I’m looking at Donop professional u480 Autel maxiscan ms300 Autel maxiscan 309 Oxgord   Answer  […]

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Centrifugal supercharger question?

Question   i cant figure this out. i understand turbos very well, but Centrifugal superchargers i cant figure out. i was looking at vortechs site and looking at their charts. it shows their lowest one makes 550hp. now i want to put one on my miata 1.6L. am i over[…]

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Belt tensioner on a fiero?

Question   2.8 v6 where is the surpentine belt tensioner?   Answer   It’s almost impossible to tell you in words where to look, but if you look at the various things the belt goes around, the tensioner should be obvious to you. Really, if you plan to keep the[…]

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Who supplies NRG steering wheels?

Question   I see other companies claim that they get their wheels from the same supplier as NRG and I was trying to find out the name so I can verify these claims. Thank you.   Answer   Unfortunately need more info. Not sure what your aim is therefore the[…]

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Are Fram air filters as good as OEM filters?

Question   Hello, Are Fram air filters as good as OEM filters? My vehicle is 08 Camry LE. Update: this is regarding Engine air filters   Answer   Totally as good or better than OEM. Some people don’t know that Fram makes many of the OEM filters for most makes and[…]

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Power Brakes?

Question   My dad has a 1973 Jeep CJ-5 car for his postal job and its old, so it does not have power brakes. What parts do I need to get power brakes and can you install yourself, or does a auto shop have to do it.? Thanks.   Answer[…]

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Swapalease or sites like this?

Question I have an 2009 Mercedes SLK350. I put down $12,000 and am making payments of $400 p/month. What do you think the odds are of transferring my lease within a few months considering the really low payments because I put $12,000 down already?   Answer Hi there. I think[…]

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Loud rattling noise 2002 Nissan Altima?

Question   There is a load rattling noise in my 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5s. When I accelerate the car makes a LOUD rattling noise from underneath the hood. It also happens when I am stopped in drive with my foot on the brake. Every so often it will just make[…]

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Infiniti G35 or Audi a4?

Question   Ok I’m 16, and I found to really like both of these cars. My dad is just planning on paying cash so he doesn’t want to spend more than like $12,000. I found the Infiniti G35, which I like the best, for right under $10,000 but it has[…]

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Auto to manual on s14 240sx?

Question   I’m going for the rb25det swap into an s14 chassis but the only donor I can get my hands on fairly cheap (1000bucks for a 96 with a blown up ka) but the damn thing’s an automatic. I’ve swapped over auto to manuals in older chevy pickups but[…]

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What brake caliper paint kit is best ?

Question the ones on Ebay are 33 bucks   Answer   who the **** would pay 33 bucks for paint for calipers? cheap walmart paint will work fine, doesn’t even need to be hi temp. if your brakes are that hot at the calipers, you have problems. those kinda things[…]

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Jeep gear shift knob

Question   Does anyone know how to take the gear shift knob off of a ’98 Jeep Cherokee. The shop manual says to just pull it off. Others say to twist it off. Nothing seems to work. I bought it used and it seems that the previous owner also tried[…]

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Sea Foam Motor Treatment Questions?

Question   I put Sea Foam in my 1996 Chevy S10 V6 yesterday. It was my first time using it. I inserted it into the crankcase (oil) and the gas tank, but I have some questions about the stuff: How often should I use Sea Foam? On the Sea Foam[…]

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K & N air filter?

Question Are they worth the big $ read that they pull in more air but really what benefits do they give. one I like is open top   Answer Replacing you stock air filter with a high flow aftermarket filter is a good idea if you want better mileage and[…]

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GMC Yukon – Higher output alternator?

Question I’ve added a lot of offroad lights to my 1997 GMC Yukon. What options do I have for a higher output alternator or modifying my current one? Answer You have quite a few options for higher output alternators for your truck. It will be hard to be very specific[…]

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Tein coilovers question?

I have a 95 civic hatchback, dx, and i want to lower it, but I dont want to spend alot on coilovers, so I saw basic tein coilovers for about 750, maybe a little more, if I got them would I need to buy anything else to go with it?[…]

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Where can I get a Tein coilovers kit for my Celica?

Question I’ve narrowed down my search to either Tein or Ksport coilovers for my Celica. Where can I buy one for a decent price and not get ripped off? Answer Not sure what year Celica you’re looking for, but I’ve seen Tein coilovers for Toyota Celica 2005 listed on sale[…]

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Are raceland coilovers ok for a daily driver?

Question I have an 01 miata (nb) that i use only as a daily driver. im just looking to lower it one maybe two inches and at racelands price its almost too hard too pass up.   Answer Supposedly they’re fairly good coilovers. On a miata you likely won’t notice[…]

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