The Truth About Cars » polymer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sun, 01 May 2016 16:00:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Ur-Turn: Not Your Grandmother’s Nylons http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/ur-turn-not-your-grandmothers-nylons/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/ur-turn-not-your-grandmothers-nylons/#comments Thu, 02 Jan 2014 12:30:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=691266 TTAC reader Dean Trombetta sent us an article on anti-freeze resistant nylon and its applications in the automotive world. In early 2011, a class action lawsuit was filed against Porsche alleging that the company knowingly installed defective coolant pipes made of nylon into engines of Cayenne model SUV’s. Apparently, the pipes are very likely to […]

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TTAC reader Dean Trombetta sent us an article on anti-freeze resistant nylon and its applications in the automotive world. In early 2011, a class action lawsuit was filed against Porsche alleging that the company knowingly installed defective coolant pipes made of nylon into engines of Cayenne model SUV’s. Apparently, the pipes are very likely to […]

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Piston Slap: Paint Protection Possibilities? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/piston-slap-paint-protection/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/piston-slap-paint-protection/#comments Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:39:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=456572   George writes: Sajeev, I’m the owner of the dark green 1999 Honda Accord Coupe that appeared in prior editions of Piston Slap. Its paint is failing (clearcoat starting to peel and gray patches showing) after many years of sun exposure here in the Dallas area and it’s time to get a new car. I […]

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  George writes: Sajeev, I’m the owner of the dark green 1999 Honda Accord Coupe that appeared in prior editions of Piston Slap. Its paint is failing (clearcoat starting to peel and gray patches showing) after many years of sun exposure here in the Dallas area and it’s time to get a new car. I […]

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