The Truth About Cars » sticky http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:11:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Piston Slap: A Triumph Over A Sticky Clutch? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/piston-slap-triumph-sticky-clutch/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/piston-slap-triumph-sticky-clutch/#comments Thu, 03 Dec 2015 13:00:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1231377 TTAC commentator krhodes1 writes: Hi Sajeev, Here is one for you and the B&B: ’74 (more or less) Triumph Spitfire with a clutch issue. The clutch feels “sticky”, doesn’t release smoothly, and makes starting off in first a little challenging. Otherwise, the clutch works fine once you are moving. A bit of background: the clutch and […]

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TTAC commentator krhodes1 writes: Hi Sajeev, Here is one for you and the B&B: ’74 (more or less) Triumph Spitfire with a clutch issue. The clutch feels “sticky”, doesn’t release smoothly, and makes starting off in first a little challenging. Otherwise, the clutch works fine once you are moving. A bit of background: the clutch and […]

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Piston Slap: E36, The Immaculata! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/piston-slap-e36-the-immaculata/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/piston-slap-e36-the-immaculata/#comments Mon, 09 Jul 2012 10:37:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=451667 Robert writes: Sajeev – My wife drives a 1998 328i that we bought new for her- it currently has 64,300 miles on it. She drives it more or less daily (just not very far) so we couldn ’t just get rid of it; it would have to be replaced. I call this car ”The Immaculata” […]

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Robert writes: Sajeev – My wife drives a 1998 328i that we bought new for her- it currently has 64,300 miles on it. She drives it more or less daily (just not very far) so we couldn ’t just get rid of it; it would have to be replaced. I call this car ”The Immaculata” […]

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Piston Slap: Shifting In, Wiping Out, Zoom-Zoom-Zoom http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/piston-slap-shifting-in-wiping-out-zoom-zoom-zoom/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/piston-slap-shifting-in-wiping-out-zoom-zoom-zoom/#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2011 17:13:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=418260 David writes: I am driving a 2010 Mazda3 2.5 with a 6 speed manual. 9000 miles in, the trans is still sticky, especially going into 1st while rolling. What could help reduce this? Second, the automatic wipers are amusing to watch. How exactly do they work? In Panther love, I sighted a sleek black Signature […]

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David writes: I am driving a 2010 Mazda3 2.5 with a 6 speed manual. 9000 miles in, the trans is still sticky, especially going into 1st while rolling. What could help reduce this? Second, the automatic wipers are amusing to watch. How exactly do they work? In Panther love, I sighted a sleek black Signature […]

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