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WOF. If i have taken car for awof and it failedbecause garage too padantic but will cost 400 bucks can i take car to other garag
If I HAVE TAKEN CAR FOR AWOF AND IT FAILEDBECAUSE GARAGE TOO PADANTIC BUT WILL COST 400 BUCKS CAN I TAKE CAR TO OTHER GARAGE TO ATTEMPT AGAIN! in this case its power steer hose , Icann;t see leakcheers
http://www.trademe.co.nz/building-renovation/tools/power-tools/other/auction-422212418.htm That's a bargain! At $120 buy now .
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Car
My 3 yo son loves this car and we saw on the news that Peter Jackson has bought it and will have it at the Vintage Air Show in Wairarapa this weekend. If anyone is going and can get some good photos of it, do you mind posting them here! Also, does anyone ...
Wiring probs on trailer
Indicators work fine,tail lights ok,but when i operate brake light indicators very slightl dim and marker lights indicate also when operating tail and indicators other indicator goes dimly.new tail lights white earth,yellow left ind,green right ind ,red t...
Where can I buy vinyl?
Ok Ok, not strictly motoring, but I thought some of you in here would know where I can look for some upholstery type vinyl. I am after some blue vinyl to cover a seat base.I have a set of wooden chairs I have painted white, the bases of which are covered ...
Two-Lane Blacktop. DVD. Did I miss something?
Watched the 1971 movie (James Taylor in a '55 Chev). Movie going along slowly, great cars to see in the background - but all of a sudden it ended strangely. Left me wondering what 'point' I had missed. (Easy Rider also had a 'sudden' e...
Are you patient towards Learner Drivers?
Just went for a driving lesson with my manager, got abused twice on the road, got the finger, and was tailgated by some idiotic moron, when clearly I had L plates on. I drove around a non-busy traffic area. I didn't speed, nor did I drive slow, minimu...
Dealers/Importers - Jan 2012 rules
Hey hey, Will the first gen (previous shape) Mazda Atenzas be allowed to be imported on the new rules! What about the previous Accord Euro! TIA
Car not starting. Maybe you need water in the window wash bottle
maybe you need water in the window wash bottle!
Does anybody have a soft tonneau cover for crewman
I need a soft tonneau cover for our 2005 Holden SS Crewman! Does anyone have one (in good condition) that came with theirs and dont use it or have replaced it with a hard cover! I need the metal sealing/locking bar that goes at the top by the window as we...
NZ V8 crash, footage please
anybody have a link to some of the footage of the crash/crashes from the V8's at Pukekohe!
Middle eastern motorbikes
that's just silly. (but funny)
Nissan 350z - any experts?
A couple of questions about these cars. I know the 'Track' version had some mods, most notable the Brembo front brakes. Are these a simple bolt-on mod for the lower-spec cars! What other differences are there between the early models! Also, the po...
Car vibrating/shuddering at idle - 95 LX civic
auto. Does it in park or drive, but only occasionally. Sort of sounds like it is about to stall. Any suggestions! Thanks :)
The genuine subaru coolant is just castrol anti freeze.
MK 1 Zephyr Question
Does anyone know the width of the diff, inside to inside, so I can make up a dummy shaft to fit. Also the lenght of wheelbase from the rear of the back wheels to the front of the front wheels.
Car Shows in the States - Aug/Sept 2012
Planning on a bit of a tiki tour of there about then, heading for the Salt. Anyone know of any shows worth checking. Rods & Sleds & exciting stuff like that. Seems like most of the good stuff is earlier in the year.
Saab 2002, 2003 coupes
Anyone know about the mechanical soundness of these convertibles, looking at some of the write ups and they seem to have serious repairs under 200kms! Body wise they fit what I want.
SUV Recommendations please
My builder husband is looking to buy a diesel SUV for a work vehicle up to $10k. He's not overly familiar with suv's or diesels so Interested to know what people would recommend. I test drove a 1998 Mitzi Challenger and a 1999 Izuzu Wizard today. ...
Isuzu mu 2.8 turbo.diesel
remove the egr related eqipment and blank it off.how ever, turbo's can spool and not make boost if the impeller has been chewed off on the housing. and a overly noisy turbo means worn.
Mondeo. Any body out there know if you can put an older motor eg 19992001 into a 2002 my dad has a 2002 wagon auto and his motor
any body out there know if you can put an older motor eg 1999_2001 into a 2002 my dad has a 2002 wagon auto and his motor is poked an it seems to be cheaper to get an older motor any help will be much appreciated
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2059529/The-drive-lives-Couple-complete-journey-from-Barnsley-New-Zealand-150-63-year-old-classic-car.html I drove from London to Bombay is the 70's, sort of got stuck in India!
O/T good jetski spots near CHCH
There is that jetski park near sawyers arms road! Other than that dodge the flying lures near Pines Beach ha ha - angry fishermen
Parts for an 81 VC Holden commodore? A Diff?
Does anyone know where or who may have one of these hiding in their stocks for sale! Thanks
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