Auto Correct: Suspension Mods
Some folks like to modify their rides. BUT, there are things you could do and things you shouldn’t do. We’re talking suspension mods today. Coach will tell us what’s a good idea and what’s a terrible idea between your repair questions.
- Toyota Tundras, Lexus NXs Recalled for Parking Brakes
- Ford Expeditions, Lincoln Navigators Recalled for Blower Motor
- Chevrolet Sparks, Spark EVs Recalled for Hood Latches
- Ford Recalls Super Duty, Lincoln Continental Over Cloudy Backup Cameras
You can find out if your car has a past recall by going to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls and inputting your VIN number. Or find their SaferCar app.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released Cybersecurity Best Practices for the Safety of Modern Vehicles, an update to its 2016 edition. The document describes NHTSA’s guidance to the automotive industry for improving vehicle cybersecurity for safety.
Auto Casey: Lincoln Corsair Reserve
Short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=294Hbs67PCo&t=0s
Long version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuGpBKuW7JY
Coach Charlie's Tip of the Week: before making any modifications check to see what voids your vehicle warranty.
EV Mississippi will have a Drive Electric event coming up on Sept 24th 10am to 2pm at PetSmart/Tesla Hattiesburg SuperChargers. https://www.facebook.com/events/3369920653229346/
Partnering with PetSmart and the Hub City Humane Society it's a pet adoption event with an electric car show. There will be food, pets, raffle prizes, test drives, and activities for all ages. Come check out a variety of electric vehicles and maybe take home a new furry friend!
- seat belt light
- ground wire
- power steering fluid
- scan tool
- bad battery
- height of truck bed
- brake lights