My old Saab 9000 showed (I owned it about 9 years ago) up for sale on FB marketplace so I asked about it. I have a problem where i sell my running project cars (RX7 FC right now) and buy basket-cases for nostalgic reasons, then usuallydo it allover again. The car is being mowed around, immobile in a yard. asking price…
well, since i was a timing fail victim i’m skeptically encouraged by this update.
An amazing engineer, Daimyo of the 47 ronin, a powerhouse of determination and the kindling for the rotary spirit has passed. We often do not celebrate the engineers who bring our imagination from paper to parking spot, but certainly Kenichi-san’s life if worth celebrating. The rotary brought Mazda from the brink to…
Most of you will see Stanford’s 180,000 images as as a trifle. Pete Souza The white house photographer under Obama took something like 2Million Pictures, so I’m maintain hope in ye Jalopnanauts.
International Robot battle is today.
When i bought this car someone on OPPO warned me I was in for some hardcore maintenance issues. I blew it off at the time.
I think it’s possible that I never dump out old oil completely. The pan drain being 1/4" above the bottom of the pan on my car, I’d have to be in a steep incline.
Have you had a tetanus shot recently?
The rotary car in various forms was produced by Mazda from 1967 until 2012. Critiqued often as some of the most unreliable and impractical, inexplicably there are still thousands upon thousands of these roaming the wild. The name RX sands for Rotary eXperiment and was something marketing picked up from this RX-500…
no bait and switch here.
Are so big they’re embarrassing people. Since it now it takes a 3point turn to pull into a parking spot, maybe they can dial it back a little.
In the summer of 2013 I found an ad on Craigslist for an Rx-7. This is not surprising, I have a CL search saved just like the you all have for ‘manual+wagon+paneling+miata’. In the ad there wasn’t much to note other than the overall condition was ‘exists’. The seller was asking $600 which I did not have, however, the…
Thank god, just a donut.