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  1. trlhiker

    Check Engine light on and VSC light blinking

    Today I went and started my car and noted that the check engine was on and the VSC light was blinking. I googled it and some of the replies mentioned the gas cap. I had filled up the prior day so I went and checked and sure enough, the gas cap wasn't tightened all the way. I removed it...
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    Timing chain cover leakage

    Hey all. It's been awhile since I have posted but I just got back from the dealer where I got my oil changed for free thanks to a contest they had on FB. They told me that my timing chain cover was leaking and needed to be replace. I went back to see exactly where it was leaking as they still...
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    Next Generation of Corolla

    What would you like to see in the next generation corolla? Me, I would like to see either a 5 or 6 speed auto. Less plastic in the interior. For the S model, a larger sway bar on the rear and front strut brace. Better tires, more responsive steering and stereo on all.
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    Protecting Your Paint

    So what does everyone use and how far do you go? Do you just wax or do you go the claybar, cleaner, polish, wax route?
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    Headlight Lens Question

    What does everyone use to keep their headlight lens clear? I really don't want it to start glazing over.
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    Steering Drifts in Windy Conditions

    My S tracks straight under normal conditions up to 65mph but on windy days it wants to go everywhere. Its a bit of a struggle to keep it straight. anyone else have this problem? Would a strut bar possibly fix it?
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    Possible Brake Problem

    I noticed that when braking that I have to press the brake pedal a long way before the car starts slowing down. Is this normal or could there be a problem.
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    New 2010 Corolla owner

    Hi everyone, I just purchased a 2010 Corolla S with 24,400 miles on it. Traded a 2002 Tacoma for it. Been a long time since I have driven a car. Very happy with the deal I got. Paid $14,500. Dealer put new tires on it before I bought it. Bought some vent visors for it and hope to get a TRD sway...