Toyota

Toyota Camry Failed Vehicle Emissions Test

Hi Austin, I have a question regarding my new Toyota Camry 2006 (2 years old). This car runs fine, and I had no indication that the test would have failed…so I am stumped. I am not sure why they should have failed it and what are the options I have. Thanks in advance for your […]

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By January 31, 2008 0 Comments Read More →

Noise in Toyota Tacoma Engine On First Start Up

I have this intermittent knocking sound my engine makes for 30 seconds when cold, and even Toyota can’t figure it out.   Hey there, You might want to buy a can of Marvel Mystery Oil from your local auto parts store and add it to your engine oil. It is a top end lubricant that […]

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1989 Toyota Cressida Heater Not Hot

Reader Question Hi Austin, I am looking at a faily good shape 1989 Toyota Cresida with 230000 on it. Starts well Drives well The only problem is there is no heat. What could the possible problems be? The goofy control panel? Heater core? Did not see any leaks. How could I tell as it is […]

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By November 7, 2007 1 Comments Read More →

Toyota MR2 Engine Overheating – Causes of Over Heating Are?

Reader Question Hi Austin, I am now back in Australia, I emailed you back in January and you were very helpful. I hope its not too much of an inconvenience, but I have a question about another car. I have owned this MR2 for over year, however it has been laid up off the road […]

By November 7, 2007 2 Comments Read More →

Cost to Replace Wire Harness on my 96 Toyota Corolla?

Reader Question Hello, What would be the avearge cost for repairing a wiring harneess (parts & labor) for a 1996 Toyota Corolla? Paul   Howdy Paul, Hummmmm, that is a very tough question. Seldom…I mean seldom do you see the need to replace the wiring harness. I can really only remember replacing 2 or 3 […]

By October 31, 2007 1 Comments Read More →

Best Tires For 2006 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab 4X4

Reader Question Hi I have recently purchased a 2006 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab 4×4 2.7L IL4 Manual. The tires that came on the truck were Dunlop AT20 245/75/16 and are about done for. I was wanting to know what tire and size of tire you would suggest for my truck. I live in Northwest Arkansas […]

By October 24, 2007 0 Comments Read More →

Used Car Needs an Owner’s Manual and New Key?

Dear Austin, i just bought a used 2004 Toyota Corolla from Richarson Toyota Dealer. the salesman told me that they don’t have the car manual & the original keys. instead they gave me a 2006 user manual & re-build 2 master keys. please let me know what should i do to have them give me […]

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2007 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible Review and Pictures
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2007 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible Review and Pictures

Summary 2007 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible can seat four passengers. It has two doors. What is New in 2007 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible? New Beetle TDI is no longer available. Introduction 2007 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible offers various features. Yet, these do not match those available in similar vehicles, which prove more enjoyable and great […]

2007 Volkswagen Jetta Review and Pictures
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2007 Volkswagen Jetta Review and Pictures

Summary 2007 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is a family sedan that can seat five passengers. It has four doors. What is New in 2007 Volkswagen Jetta? Changes include innovative features within same trim level, standard tire-pressure monitor, simplified cruise control, and better power controls. Introduction 2007 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan is an excellent combination of comfort, safety, […]

2007 Toyota Yaris Review and Pictures
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2007 Toyota Yaris Review and Pictures

Summary 2007 Toyota Yaris is a family sedan or family coupe with passenger capacity of five. It could have either three or four doors. What is New in 2007 Toyota Yaris? There are no major changes to 2007 Toyota Yaris except for few new models. Introduction Aerodynamic shape of 2007 Toyota Yaris with rounded style […]