24Jun

Why does my car’s air conditioner smell?

In this series of Q&A posts, we are using google’s autocomplete function to find the most commonly asked questions about cars and giving them each a definitive answer. Today we are answering questions about smelly air conditioners with some DIY tips to sort it out in a jiffy.

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10Jun

Why doesn’t my car’s air conditioner work?

The summer is here, and after months of sitting of idle, my air conditioner is not blowing any cold air, why? Andrew Kralt weighs in on the common and not so common reasons your A/C is on the fritz.

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3Jun

Why does my car battery keep dying?

In this series of Q&A posts, we are using google's autocomplete function to find the most commonly asked questions about cars and giving them each a definitive answer. This week we tell you everything you need to know about battery drain.

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20May

My car sounds like an airplane. Why?

In this series of Q&A posts, we are using google's autocomplete function to find the most commonly asked questions about cars and giving them each a definitive answer. This week we answer the question "why does my car sound like an airplane?"

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14Apr

Why does my car shake?

In this series of Q&A posts, we are using google's autocomplete function to find the most commonly asked questions about cars and giving them each a definitive answer. This week we do a differential diagnosis on vehicle shake, why it happens, and how to fix it.

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31Mar

Why does my car smell like rotten eggs?

I this series of Q&A posts, we are using google's autocomplete function to find the most commonly asked questions about cars and giving them all a definitive answer. This week's question: "Why does my car smell like rotten eggs?"

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27Mar

Why won’t my car start?

I this series of Q&A posts, we are using google's autocomplete function to find the most commonly asked questions about cars and giving them all a definitive answer. This week's question: "Why won't my car start?"

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12Nov

Q&A: When should I switch to my winter tires?

As the weather starts to to turn you are right to be thinking about switching over to your winter tires. When is the right time to do it to stay safe? We give you all the details in this week's Q&A.

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20Oct

Q&A: Why does my car squeal in reverse?

By Parkside Motors / October 20, 2014 / From The Mailbag / 2 Comments

Is your car squealing at low speeds or only in reverse? There is a simple explanation. Andrew Kralt is on the case in this week's Q&A.

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8Oct

Q&A: Should I buy a new, high-mileage car?

By Parkside Motors / October 8, 2014 / From The Mailbag / No Comments

If a car is the latest model but has very high kilometres, is it a good purchase? See what the guys in the shop have to say in this week's "Q & A".

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30Jul

From the Mailbag: Fading & Sweating

When it is hot and the sun is beating down on your car all day long, things can start to go wrong. See how you can cool things off and repair some damage to faded exterior parts and shorting out electronics.

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23Apr

From the Mailbag: Rockets and Paint Chips

We get so many questions through the week about car maintenance and driving that we have decided to highlight some of the most interesting, weird, and wonderful topics here on the blog. This week: when paint chipping should be repainted for free, and YES, your car does have a built in rocket launcher.

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