“How do you fall in love with such a boring, tedious, frustrating pastime???” my coworker Michael Ballaban just asked me, referring to wrenching. He’s no mechanic. Taken aback by the notion that anyone could loath servicing their own automobile, I gathered my thoughts and began writing about why wrenching can, and…
Cars can be full of mysteries, especially if you’re not the first owner. What’s that smell? That noise? Why is it like this?
It’s taken you weeks of searching. You’ve finally found it. The perfect car for your budget and your Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. It’s even a low mileage car. Unusually low mileage. Very, unusually, low mileage. Here’s where that can go wrong.
Don't be fooled by the cute heart stickers on the side of this jet black Lexus IS300. It's clearly a beast from below. Look at how it turns tire smoke into flames.