Monthly Archives: July, 2017

Bought a new car last October and it’s been hell. I have no idea if I have any options but I’m scared I just threw away a lot of money. – Consumer question

I purchased a brand-new Jeep renegade latitude from a dealership on October 31st, 2016. I've been driving four-wheel-drive vehicles my whole life, and when my old truck was finally going to cost me more than it was worth to repair, I decided to get a new vehicle with a warranty so I wouldn't have to …

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Getting ready to start a family, live in Maine (snow… lots of snow), and $10k budget – Consumer question

So like the title says… my fiancé needs a new car. She is a medical professional, and she needs to be able to get to work, period. Snow days aren't an option for her. Since we live in Maine, there's a whole lot of that (and they don't plow well). There will also be a …

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I’m a new automation custom integrator, looking to buy a ladder rack for my F-150. Where do you guys get your truck accessories? Difficulty: SW ON, Canada. – Consumer question

I see department store ladder racks (costco, Canadian Tire, etc.), offroading stores, and transport truck accessories, but having a hard time finding a local dealer with a selection of ladder racks and other contractor accessories in the St. Thomas, ON area. Any of you seasoned construction guys have any tips for me?

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Looking for advice about a vintage Fiat. – Consumer question

Hey all! I found a vintage Fiat Spider 124 2000 '79 for $3300.00, and I am considering buying it. I've spoken with the guy who is selling it already, but I figured I'd ask around on Reddit for some information as well. What I'm wondering is how much am I going to be spending on …

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Looking for advice about a vintage Fiat.(x-post /r/Fiat) – Consumer question

Hey all! I found a vintage Fiat Spider 124 2000 '79 for $3300.00, and I am considering buying it. I've spoken with the guy who is selling it already, but I figured I'd ask around on Reddit for some information as well. What I'm wondering is how much am I going to be spending on …

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[VA] Someone keeps causing damage to my mother vehicle – Consumer question

Hopefully this somewhat fits into this subreddit. Someone has been damaging my mother's vehicle for quite some time. At first, we thought it was random events but it can no longer be a coincidence. I'll try to keep this short. My mother purchased a new to her, used Jeep. After a few months of ownership, …

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Positive review for small PvE friendly gamers X-Post Ark/Survival Gaming – Consumer question

Hey everyone. So I jumped on EA last night for Dark and Light and even amidst all the hate I have some positive things to say about it. What I don't get in today's day and age is people who buy a fantasy themed Ark in early access the second it comes out and then …

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Positive review for Ark fans for Dark and Light as a small PvE friendly gamer X-Post D&L/Ark – Consumer question

Hey everyone. So I jumped on EA last night for Dark and Light and even amidst all the hate I have some positive things to say about it. What I don't get in today's day and age is people who buy a fantasy themed Ark in early access the second it comes out and then …

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Help with drivetrain replacement components for old Trek 930 – Consumer question

Hello bike mechanics, I could use your feedback on which components I should get. I have a Trek 930 mountain bike, 22”, True Temper OS Comp II double-butted frame, I believe a 1996, that I bought on Craigslist for around $100. I commute to work on this bike, 6 miles each way on smooth and …

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7-liter V-6 engine, 98k miles for $9500 – Consumer question

VIN came back clean, car being inspected at 3PM today. Excellent condition, spotless leather interior, new tires and brakes installed this month. Car has 98,000 miles and has never been off-road. Owner is asking for $9500 cash. Car is for commuting to work 40 miles/day plus planned trips through the east coast. Is this a …

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