Tag: 2015

19 Posts

Always Get a Second Opinion
Feb 11, 2020

Always Get a Second Opinion

Dear Car Talk

Maybe the next mechanic has a smaller boat to support.

maintenance mechanics Mazda Mazda3 2015

Does My GPS Need an Update?
Dec 24, 2019

Does My GPS Need an Update?

Dear Car Talk

If you want to replace the old dashboard sextant, here are some options.

high-tech navigation dealers Ford Explorer 2015

A Tiny Culprit Might Cause a Big Issue
Sep 21, 2018

A Tiny Culprit Might Cause a Big Issue

Dear Car Talk

Defective brake light switch to blame for car not starting.

starters ignition electrical wiring Mazda Mazda3 2015

Intermittent Battery Failure Points to Power Drain
Jan 11, 2018

Intermittent Battery Failure Points to Power Drain

Dear Car Talk

A new-ish Ford Edge loses its charge after sitting a few days. What's the culprit?

batteries Ford Edge 2015

Just Say 'No' to Rustproofing
Dec 12, 2017

Just Say 'No' to Rustproofing

Dear Car Talk

Think twice before purchasing rustproofing for your new-ish car.

rust buying Toyota Corolla 2015

do all new cars have an acceleration lag
Nov 15, 2016

The Case of the Reluctant Renegade

Dear Car Talk

Ken's 2015 Jeep Renegade hesitates before accelerating. His dealer says "they all do that" but is Ken being sold a load of horsefeathers?

transmissions Jeep Renegade 2015

Concours d' LeMons spectators
Aug 24, 2015

Top 10 Reasons Why The Concours d’LeMons Trumps Pebble Beach

Guest Bloggers

You won't find champagne flutes or canapés at the Concours d'LeMons, but if you're lucky, you just might get a hot dog roasted from the back of a tail pipe. More fun from this offbeat show, right here.

Concours d'LeMons 2015

Jan 15, 2015

Fuel Cells in Detroit: Hydrogen's Moment in the Sun

Jim Motavalli

Four automakers--Honda, Toyota, Hyundai and Mercedes--showed hydrogen-based cars at the North American International Auto Show. One even drives itself.

Detroit Auto Show 2015

Acura NSX
Jan 14, 2015

Ford GT and Acura NSX

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

In keeping with a Detroit show that largely reflected the two great realities of today’s automobile business – high industry profits and cheap gas – it was only fitting that two, new supercars would formally debut.

Detroit Auto Show Acura Honda 2015