Before assuming that your car has a defective motor or regulator, a few quick checks are in order. First verify that the fuse or circuit breaker for the windows is OK. Most cars use the same power circuit for all of the windows, so if only one of them isn’t working, it’s a pretty safe bet that the fuses are OK.
The car we’re checking out is a 2002 Pontiac Grand Am 4 door sedan. We’ll be looking at the driver side (left) front window. The cable mechanism used in this vehicle is typical of many late model GM, Ford and Chrysler vehicles as well as most Asian imports. These systems are light weight, extremely adaptable and inexpensive to manufacture making them the system of choice. Unfortunately, high reliability isn’t on the top of this list.
Tap the window switch for the bad window and carefully listen for motor noise, … Read More
The Acura MDX is a mid-size crossover SUV produced by the Japanese automaker Acura. It has been into production in 2001 as Acura?s entry for emerging demands in crossover SUVs. It is known to be the first crossover SUV to have third-row seating.
A redesigned version of Acura?s upscale MDX midsize SUV debuted for 2007. It’s larger than the previous model and has been improved in every area. It went out with a completely redesigned exterior and advanced interior features as well as other auto body parts. Later Acura released the 2008 Acura MDX that has some improvements over the 2007 model.
?The 2008 MDX is a 4-door, 7-passenger luxury sport-utility, available in 7 trims, ranging from the Base to the Sport Package w/ Rear DVD System. Both trims are equipped with a standard 3.7-liter, V6, 300-horsepower engine that achieves 15-mpg in the city and 20-mpg on the highway. A … Read More
We used to work hard and everything was being done manually. However, the evolution in the science and technology has changed the world to a great extent. The automation industry has vital role in improving the economy of the world. The word automation system indicates automatic. So to speak, this industry deals in computerized system that has lessened the pressure of the work on the human being. It is a procedure that helps to run the industry in a more optimized way. The work becomes easy and the security and safety redoubles if the company, organization and industry have been optimized with a more modern way.
In a nutshell, Automation is the blend of the control systems, machineries and information technology to equip the industrial activities to fetch more quality result. It helps quality products and quick turnaround. The main purpose of integrating this technology is to get more products … Read More
You won’t find any quarrel from anyone – daily commuter, long-haul trucker, track addict or offroad racer – when it comes to acknowledging the fact that brakes have to be in top condition every time you step out the door to drive whatever vehicle it is you drive. Any car or SUV that has unreliable brakes would be terrifying to drive, and the chances for an accident or injury are great.
Let’s face it. The most convenient way to maintain the brakes in your car would be to drop it off at the dealer’s and pick it up after a couple of hours. But it’s an ugly reality that not all dealers provide consistent quality service, or competitive prices. Long-time car owners have probably developed a good relationship with an independent mechanic or service shop, and this would be an excellent alternative to a dealer. But new cars that are … Read More
The last time you had seen your precious car, it was in a mess. It was being towed away from the accident spot by services of accident towing, Chicago. After a few weeks of waiting, you see your car standing at the driveway, appearing just as new. All you need to do is to pay the auto body Chicago shop and the car is yours again. There is something else that you need to do at this instance – checking you car to make sure everything under the hood has been fixed.
In order to do this, one needs to go to the right auto body Chicago shop, to start with. However, going to a reputable car repair Chicago shop does not always guarantee the best services. One must still do a check on his car after a repair work has been performed. Here are a few insider tips that … Read More