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Nov
20
comment How do I check that my battery receives enough power from generator?
Is that correct, that "Voltage should be about 2 volts above open circuit voltage" meaning 13.89..14.66?
Nov
17
comment How do I check that my battery receives enough power from generator?
Output lead of the alternator is that thick red wire, right? (googled pic: h-a.d-cd.net/a9a60a8s-960.jpg)
Nov
17
comment How do I check that my battery receives enough power from generator?
You should add all that info to your answer, because this sites Q&A format is pointed at wider audience, so anyone who opens this question gets the answer. There must be some sort of a range of readings, that indicate certain things..
Nov
17
comment How do I check that my battery receives enough power from generator?
Okay, I know how to use voltmeter. What's next? Do I have to measure it on idle RPM? What values mean what? Do I need to compare with an engine turned off or at higher RPMs? Please add more info :)
Nov
17
comment How do I check that my battery receives enough power from generator?
I'd like to get some instructions please. What do I measure, where, how, what values should I expect, etc. Dealing with the results is a separate topic.
Aug
8
comment Is there a place where we can find out the model numbers of parts used in vehicles
See online parts catalogs ;)
Mar
4
comment The Tire dealer put a different tire on my car
Perhaps dealer replaced tires and rims together. Anyway, we need more info to be able to answer better. What exact dimensions you had and have now? Usually that's written like so: ###/## R##
Feb
17
comment Will a radiator still work properly if laid on its side?
Can you attach a picture or a drawing of how it is going to fit, especially relative to air flows?
Jul
30
comment digital display which shows mileage,mpg,temperature etc has somehow moved to the left as you look at speedo.any advice please
Showing a photo would help too
Jul
22
comment Ford Fiesta - the colour of the water in the water container
Please elaborate, was it coolant fluid or windscreen washer fluid?
Jun
13
comment Does a timing chain need maintenance?
My Skoda Felicia has chain replacement interval of just 60'000km and both times it was changed at specified times it was noticeably stretched and made rattling noises while running.
May
31
comment Can I use just any 17mm bolt?
+ you need to match the bolts strength.
May
29
comment What are the pitfalls of buying a used car after an accident?
The question is about "What are the pitfalls of buying a used car after an accident?", not "How to detect one?"
May
28
comment How can I keep a car window up?
Another roadfix is pulling the window up and blocking it with a screwdriver or something slid between window and the bottom frame.
Mar
8
comment Which is stronger: solid sockets, or two piece sockets?
Does the second socket made of two pieces that freely slide into each other, or are they fused solid?
Feb
22
comment Will the firewall in my car deteriorate such that it will need to be repaired periodically?
Firewall in a car .. Is it a different name for windscreen frame?
Feb
19
comment Should I clean the engine area
Do you plan to clean it with pressurized water or manually going through all surfaces/sockets/tights/etc ? That's a big difference
Feb
15
comment which 3m filter for painting?
Sounds like a perfect DIY question to me. Either way I suggest removing door from frame and doing the paintjob on open air. Sorry I cant help ontopic better.
Feb
15
comment which 3m filter for painting?
This question might have a better chance of answering at diy.stackexchange.com Give it a try!
Feb
6
comment How to lubricate automotive locks?
WD40 wears off quite quickly though. You need a proper lubricant for a proper lasting result.