The Truth About Cars » cold weather http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 20:14:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » cold weather http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com MEMOIRS OF AN INDEPENDENT REPAIR SHOP OWNER: Cold-Weather Cause-And-Effect (not “Tall Winter Tales”) — Part Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/memoirs-of-an-independent-repair-shop-owner-cold-weather-cause-and-effect-not-tall-winter-tales-part-two-3/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/memoirs-of-an-independent-repair-shop-owner-cold-weather-cause-and-effect-not-tall-winter-tales-part-two-3/#comments Sat, 23 Mar 2013 13:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=482114 Well, it looks as though winter is about done—at least from my vantage point west of the Rockies; but I still have a few more “revelations” to relate on the subject. As I stated in my last entry, these experiences were all new to me, since I’d never lived where “true winter” driving conditions were […]

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Well, it looks as though winter is about done—at least from my vantage point west of the Rockies; but I still have a few more “revelations” to relate on the subject. As I stated in my last entry, these experiences were all new to me, since I’d never lived where “true winter” driving conditions were […]

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MEMOIRS OF AN INDEPENDENT REPAIR SHOP OWNER: Cold-Weather Cause-And-Effect (not “Tall Winter Tales”) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/memoirs-of-an-independent-repair-shop-owner-cold-weather-cause-and-effect-not-tall-winter-tales/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/memoirs-of-an-independent-repair-shop-owner-cold-weather-cause-and-effect-not-tall-winter-tales/#comments Sun, 03 Mar 2013 17:53:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479787   As long as it’s still the winter season in the Northern Hemisphere—more wintry for some than others, here in the U.S.—it seems appropriate to stay on that topic for a while longer, here on the “Memoirs” page. Having spent much of my career as an auto tech and shop owner in the Southern California […]

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  As long as it’s still the winter season in the Northern Hemisphere—more wintry for some than others, here in the U.S.—it seems appropriate to stay on that topic for a while longer, here on the “Memoirs” page. Having spent much of my career as an auto tech and shop owner in the Southern California […]

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Piston Slap: Shake, Shivers…so Roll! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/piston-slap-shake-shivers-so-roll/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/piston-slap-shake-shivers-so-roll/#comments Wed, 11 Apr 2012 11:38:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=438920   TTAC commentator Kitzler writes: Hi Sajeev, Quick question everybody ignores: I personally do not like racing a cold engine. My last two cars, a Dodge and a Lexus, both had automatic transmissions. When the engine was cold, Summer or Winter, worse in Winter, you had to rev the engine to 3000. before it would […]

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  TTAC commentator Kitzler writes: Hi Sajeev, Quick question everybody ignores: I personally do not like racing a cold engine. My last two cars, a Dodge and a Lexus, both had automatic transmissions. When the engine was cold, Summer or Winter, worse in Winter, you had to rev the engine to 3000. before it would […]

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