Maintenance & Repairs's questions - Polish iziqna

Does my car just need oil?

31 answers · 3 days ago
so i was driving on the highway and i noticed at one point it felt like i stop gaining speed even though i was already going 60 i also noticed the rpm needle was basically not moving and stayed at 3000 or 3 rpms even when i would give it a little gas and suddenly the car started smoking i pulled over immediately... show more

My car runs great and shows I have 14 watts but when I have the heat running and am at a stop light it drops to almost 9 on the gauge. And when I hit the rear defrost the lights on the dash get dimmer. Is my car battery going bad? I put a new alternator in a year ago. Starts ok but the dash gets dim when i'm at... show more

Best answer: This is easy. The light comes on at a certain mileage to remind you to check the oil and filter and change them. Why don't you wait for the light before doing the oil change and stop wasting oil? Read your owner's manual.

I have a car i want to junk soon. There is a hill a couple miles away from my house that seems the perfect hill. So how far from the hill do i have to be before i start? and also, how much speed should i gain before i reach this hill?

Nearing 20,000 miles since last change but its been raining forever! No I don't have an indoor garage!

My car is poop. Died at a stop.?

7 answers · 14 hours ago
There's a weird kind of whirring noise along side me turning it over, but that's it. It does not start. I'm thinkin' Fuel Pump. There's lights, dings, and power to the windows. I'm pretty sure it's not the battery or the altenator. No bad smells. No smoke. No alarming noises. No... show more

I have a 2000 Lexus RX300 with 246k miles. She runs perfect when I wait a while to warm the engine up but if I don't give the car at least 4-5 minutes to idle it'll drive like sh*t. Dim lights(at night), rough shifting, slow acceleration, lower gas mileage(5-8 mpg lower) and a louder engine until its a... show more

It happened recently last week and happened twice this week and I'm really confused to why my car shakes when it turns on. It doesn't shake while driving or anything like that just only in the few 2-3 seconds when it first turns on. Obviously other than the engine starting. I have a 2012 BMW if that makes... show more

The right one works fine... consistently. But the left one works sometimes, sometimes it doesn’t. Sometimes it works at first and then stops working after it has been on a while (even when sitting still at a light).sometimes I can hear the fast clicking of the hyper flash..... sometimes the hyper flash isn’t... show more