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Hey ALF, if you've got the time, then I've got some questions about routine maintenance on a '99 Volkswagen Passat GLX that's getting close to 92,000 miles. I'm changing the oil and air filter tomorrow, but there's a few more procedures that I may need to take it in for and I could use some direction. Appreciate any help you can offer.
Yeah, I posted on a few Nissan/Maxima forums, but haven't gotten any responses from anyone. Thanks a lot for your input, I've been stressing a whole lot about this. I just hope it won't be expensive...My car was recently victim of a hit and run and I dropped $1200 out of my own pocket for repairs. I'm such a skeptical person and often don't trust too many people, so I already know I'll have a hard time trusting anyone giving me estimates/trying to tell me what's wrong.
I have an 05 Nissan Maxima with under 50k miles, in good condition, with no previous issues. I was driving today, going about 45mph, when I noticed my engine started to shake and my rpm's were going haywire between 0 and 1000 rpm. My steering wheel locked up so I couldn't pull over to the shoulder, but I was able to brake and come to a complete stop. I turned the car off and then back on again but my engine appeared to shake again and my rpm's were doing the same thing. I waited a minute, turned it on and was able to shift it into neutral and push it to the shoulder.
Another thing- when it was being pushed to the shoulder, I had a few guys help me and when it was in a good spot, I hit the brakes/emergency brake but it didn't stop until it hit something.
I waited about 10 mins and was able to drive home with no problem.
Any idea why this happened or what I should do to fix it? I had my 2 year old in the backseat with me and don't wanna drive her around with a car with issues like this.
Wrote a response to your message, on my own wall, like an idiot. Check it out.
Hey man, I vaguely remember reading something you said about working on a car? Happen to be a mechanic?
Could you maybe post sign ups for the all time redraft in the MLB forum? not enough people are doing it in the yankees forum
bey dude can u toss me some advice here, i don't go around baiting people but apparently i got an infraction for my sig, which i deleted after i was warned i basically spend 99.9% of my time in the yankee forum. Idk what i did?
Hey you should make a sub forum for the All time redraft in the yankees forum
Hey man, if you are ever pressed for time and need help around the Yankees forum or need me to make a game thread just let me know.
hey man can you vote for me so i can win my match @ the SUmmer classic? http://www.prosportsdaily.com/forums...d.php?t=640263
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