August 26th 2016 Issue # 829



The Baileyblog:
It's all about inexpensive, reliable, convenient mobility.



Picture of the week
It's happened before and it will happen again.


 
THAT WAS THE WEEK THAT WAS

Four Seasons Fun: Details of the All-New Mazda Miata RF

Where do all these super-low-mileage used cars come from?

LAST WEEK.


Second hand battery cars - you can't even give them away.


Had a car accident? Pass the gorilla glue!

Buying a second-hand car? Watch out for these cars' worst faults.

THE WEEK BEFORE

Green Lies: Why Electric Cars Won’t Save the Environment.



THE TESLA FILE



Tesla and SolarCity now owe a combined 20 BILLION dollars.



RECALLS & SECRET WARRANTIES.

(Who screwed up and when.)


Ford: Defective fuel pumps.
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