I'm glad insurance fixes it, unless it affects your rates.
One of the cracks in my windshield seemed to crack spontaneously, although there is a small mark in the crack. It could be a small projectile but it would have come out of nowhere. I wonder if when the glass cracked a small chip just...
I've heard more than 50% DOD depth of discharge will damage the battery.
"The recommended DoD for lead-acid batteries isaround 50%, meaning you should not discharge more than half of your available battery capacity to avoid any damage or premature system degradation. ... Understanding depth of...
12v? not 12.1 or 12.2?
I think 12v is considered completely discharged, even though your car very well might start. If you don't have AAA or jumper cables maybe a lithium cell jump pack would be handy.
I have the Skyactive 6MT with the 2.0L.
It is a shame the 2.5L is not offered with this option in the US.
I have made a chart of the engine RPM vs. the recommended shift points which they show in the owners' manual.
In my chart the 'normal' shift points are circled while the 'cruise' shift...
On I 70 between Morrison and Dotsero, they want chains but here is an alternative:
Approved for Colorado.
CDOT has approved the AutoSock as the only named alternative traction device to chains that is accepted within the state for both commercial and passenger vehicles.
But if you have "...
Did you install it under the hood? I think using o-rings on the battery with the SAE connector is the best.
I think you might find giving the battery a full overnight charge maybe once a month will greatly improve things, unless your higher amperage drain continues.
In the winter you might...