Features hundreds of questions and answers about every aspect of car maintenance and repair. Coverage includes step-by-step repair procedures for the range of conditions afflicting cars; consumer information on purchasing accessories; how to increase the longevity of vehicles by following essential maintenance practices; how to get malfunctions repaired properly and keep your mechanic honest, and much more. A detailed table of contents enables readers to easily locate whatever information they need.pistons may not have seated themselves during the engine break-in period. This frequently happens when a new engine is babied by the car owner and not driven at a reasonable rate of speed (50 to 60 mph) the first few thousand miles. Oil will leak around the unseated rings and enter the combustion chambers where it mixes with the fuel mixture and is burned. Assuming you ... UNEXPLAINABLE OIL LOSS EXPLAINED The engine in my car uses a quart of oil in about 750 miles.
|Title||:||Car Care Q&A|
|Publisher||:||Wiley - 1992-04-24|