Cars & Transportation's questions - German iziqna

Can I just add brake fluid to my car?

19 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 21 hours ago
My pedal goes all the way down, I haven t added brake fluid since I had the vehicle which has been about 2 years. I know it needs a specific kind so my question is, can I buy it and then add it? Is there anything else I should be doing? Obviously, if I run out again then I probably have a leak and need to have it... show more

Can I cause engine failure by changing the oil every 3 thousand miles?

22 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 day ago
The oil life monitor warning message comes on around 6,000 miles on my Chey to change the oil. The Service advisor at Chevy said that 3k mile oil changes cause severe engine wear and total destruction of the pistons and rods. So what should I do?

Will insurance company find out?

18 answers · Insurance & Registration · 17 hours ago
I really hate my car and want to get another car but dealers are offering very little in trade-in. So I am thinking about crashing it since I have full insurance and they will often settle for retail which is double what dealers are offering. So if I do get in a crash, will insurance find out and deny my claim?

Is it true 4 cylinder is always more reliable than 6 or 8?

36 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 3 days ago
Not to mention better fuel economy?

I’m currently stranded due to a broken down vehicle caused by a belt coming off the pulleys and a leaking water pump, but don’t know if the belt broke the water pump or if the water pump broke the belt. This car uses the old style belt configuration where the alternator, water pump, crankshaft and harmonic... show more

Has anyone else had a downright bad experience with Geico?

12 answers · Insurance & Registration · 2 days ago
I was involved in a 5 car accident. A car in the far right lane of a 4 lane highway spun out heading left and hit 4 vehicles, myself included. My car was badly damaged to the point it had to be towed and was deemed unsafe to drive. I was taken to the ER via ambulance. This occurred out of state. So my car was towed... show more

Dealership sold me a car with an expired registration?

12 answers · Insurance & Registration · 16 hours ago
Best answer: What dealership in ACTUAL STATE, NOT the State of Confusion. Some states REQUIRE a LICENSED DEALER to do the title transfer, registration and pay the sales tax and fees- they will charge customer for this- but state wants it's money quick. This applies to used cars as well as new cars. Other states may say... show more

Is this car safe to drive?

18 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 2 days ago
My mom hasn't driven her car for nine months. She is taking it in for an inspection and to get fluids and oil changed and to get it checked. Is it safe to drive it a twenty-five minute distance? It starts up fine but what can happen if you haven't driven a car for nine months? Would it be better to tow it... show more

Best answer: No, what did his wife do or didn't do that made him cheat

Guess what the car is all they are getting I don’t feel i owe them more than the car, they are trying to rob me

How many accidents does it take for insurance company to drop you?

14 answers · Insurance & Registration · 1 day ago
How many accidents?

How often do you get a flat tire on your vehicle(per year)?

45 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 4 days ago

When you rebuild a car's engine, can you set the odometer back to 0?

19 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 3 days ago

What age car should I choose for delivery pizza job?

11 answers · Buying & Selling · 19 hours ago
When shopping for used car, I noticed same make and model values dropped fast from brand new into few years old. Now I saw one 10 years old for 5999. 15 years old for 4999, 20 years old for 3999, 25 years old for 3499. Which would you choose? It's all same manufacturers make and model. All 4 of them have... show more

I had my battery changed around 8 months ago and the guy connected my battery incorrectly and my stereo no longer works. It is an aftermarket one so doesn’t need a code. I have checked the fuses in the glovebox and under the bonnet. I’m stuck on what I should check next. Any help would be appreciated thanks in advance

Can a rear end collision damage a manual transmission?

12 answers · Maintenance & Repairs · 1 day ago
In February I was parked at a friends house when her brother backed into my 2005 Mustang. my car was also in second gear (oops) because I have a habit of parking my car as is. He definitely hit my car hard because the rear end was pushed over about a foot (I could see where the grass was scraped away). I want to... show more

To make a long story short, I’m interested in buying a used Audi SQ5. I found one near me which already seems to be at a good price (2014 model year, 30k Miles). It says the car is “Certified” pre owned. It’s listed for $32,950, but I want to offer around $29,500. Is this a good decision? I want to get a good deal... show more

Why do some cars not have rear cup holders now?

9 answers · Buying & Selling · 19 hours ago
Best answer: I cannot tell you the number of nights I've cried myself to sleep over this.

I only use the car on weekends, as I take public transportation to work. So with the exception of occasional road trips, I rarely drive