July 22nd 2016 Issue # 824



The Baileyblog:
To hell with the high, the heavy, the hideous and thirsty.
Bring back the sleek, the slim, the simple.




Picture of the week
A little bit draughty in the wintertime?


 
THAT WAS THE WEEK THAT WAS

The more stuff you have, the more stuff you have that can go wrong.
(At least make sure that you have a spare wheel - AAA)

LAST WEEK.


Warren Buffet goes head to head with Elon Musk.


THE WEEK BEFORE

What to do with your Dodge Journey when all else fails!




THE TESLA FILE



If its ill-conceived $2.86 billion bail out of SolarCity was not reason enough
to get out of Tesla stock, Elon Musk’s highly-pre-tweeted Master Plan
should seal the deal.




RECALLS & SECRET WARRANTIES.

(Who screwed up and when.)


Chrysler/Fiat products: "Loss of forward propulsion".
Subaru steering column failures.
Ford: Problems with transmissions
and rear suspension.
Chrysler (FCA) vehicles in P or D running away.
Hyundai Sonata power steering.
Dodge Chargers: Falling off the jacks.
More hood latch problems for Nissan.
More big problems for Chrysler SUVs.
Ford Crown Vic headlights.
Weepy Jeeps!
Dodge Darts: Pop! Goes the weasel.
Ford Fusion: Leaking gas tank.
Hyundai: Brake lights staying on.
Kia SOUL: Steering problems.
VW: Camshaft /power steering failures.
Many MINI power steering failures.
Jeep: A-C setting on fire & wheels coming off.
GM: More oil leakscausing fires.

Recalls & TSBs updated as of June 2016



Autobiography.



Questions? E-Mail me.
BAILEYCAR_99@YAHOO.CA