AskPatty Certified Female Friendly Logo

Automotive Advice

At AskPatty, we focus on giving the best automotive advice for helping people with their car questions. If you have a car question, start by asking our automotive experts. You can also use the search bar in the top right to search for a specific issue. All car questions are welcome and we look forward to helping you!


Ask a QuestionAutomotive Advice - Page 140 of 612


A few weeks ago my 91 laredo started over heating i replaced the thermostat and that worked for about a week until it started doing it again! It takes about 5 minutes of driving till it over heats but i can put my hand on the motor and its not hot?
I am looking for a reputable auto repair & maintenance shop that doesn't charge as much as the local Mini dealer for repairs. I love my Mini and want to take good care of it ... but the dealer prices are ridiculous! Any suggestions for the Winston-Salem NC area would be greatly appreciated.
I recently purchased a 2000 Honda Passport 3.2 liter that had the timing belt replaced, however the timing was not correct, so I took it apart and re-set the timing, the right bank was not firing and still is not firing, the catalytic converters were plugged and I took them off and replaced them as well, the right bank is getting spark as well as fuel and ...
I have a 1988 Honda Accord trying to figure out why the dash lights don't work all the fuses are good, where else do I go to fix the problem
I need power steering fluid. Nothing in my manual or on my door. When I google it is says a couple of different kinds. Don't want to purchase from VW dealership because of cost. O'Reilly's has but don't have one in my area. What type and where online would you recommend I purchase?
Hi, i have a 97 blazer. the abs light comes on . when its on there is no problem with the brakes. Its when the light goes out , coming to a stop, the brakes go hard,make a bunch of noise,but there is no brakes at all.scary..Have you heard of this before? the wheel sensors have been replaced. suspect the pump/computer. What do i need to know about changing ...
I was driving 2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse today and my check engine light came on. The car continued to drive but the light did not turn off. One other time several weeks ago it came on and then went off. I was wondering what it might be.

Need Car Advice?

Ask The Experts!

Looking for a New or Used Car?

Search for our Certified Female Friendly® Car Buying Marketplace locations

Help Our Charities