Car Care Q & A

Small SUVs, timing belts and compact jump packs

Q.        I have a question on timing belt versus a timing chain when buying a car. I recently... Read More


October 2015 Car Care Q&A

I have a 2009 Acura TSX sedan. I love my car, but it is absolutely horrible in the snow. I am thinking about purchasing sn... Read More


September 2015 Car Care Q&A

I own a 2014 Chevy Cruze LS, it has a manual transmission and so far I have 16,000 miles on it. Should the brakes “lock u... Read More


August 2015 Car Care Q&A

I purchased a new Infiniti G50 several months ago and the car has just about 1,600 miles on it. All of a sudden, car has "beep" so... Read More


July 2015 Car Care Q&A

I purchased a 1999 Mercedes SL in December 2003 and it now has only 57,000 miles on it. At my last service visit to the dealersh... Read More


June 2015 Car Care Q&A

I have a 2007 Toyota Tacoma pickup that I purchased last November. The tire air pressure sensor light on the dashboard lit up, so ... Read More


May 2015 Car Care Q&A

What’s the deal with different grades of gas? My local station was out of 87 octane the other day, so they were giving away th... Read More


April 2015 Car Care Q&A

I was wondering if my 2013 Honda Accord Sport with Goodyear Eagle tires has any recall notices about the tires. I heard a b... Read More


March 2015 Car Care Q&A

In a past Car Doctor column you answered some questions about event data recorders also known as black boxes, but I have some ... Read More


February 2015 Car Care Q&A

I need to transport a headboard for a bed and was thinking about doing it on  the roof of my car. Is there an easy way to d... Read More