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Understanding the functions of the shift lever of an Automatic car

2018/08/16  

Automatic transmission vehicles have a shift lever, but some people only use P and D. Understanding the functions of the shift lever will allow you to use your automatic vehicle more functionally. The Function of each range of the shift lever Written on the the shift lever of an automatic vehicle are letters, rather than numbers. In an automatic vehicle, the letters or numbers are called the "range". Below is a summary of each range. Other buttons Several other buttons exist in and around the shift lever of automatic vehicles. Operation button The operation button is used to move the ...

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Why is the accelerator pedal always on the right, and the brake pedal on the left?

2018/08/08  

Accelerator on the right, brake on the left. Currently, if you look at any car on the road, they all have the same pedal configuration, so we think that it is natural. Is there any reason for this pedal placement? I investigated to try to answer this simple question. Is it decided by law and the automobile industry? In order to manufacture and sell vehicles that can use public roads in Japan, manufacturers have to conform to the "road safety standards of road transportation vehicles" established by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of Japan. I investigated, to see ...

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How to unlock if you’ve been locked out while your key is in the car

2018/07/30  

People sometimes gets in a trouble that the person left the car key in the car and locks him/herself out. There is no need to rush. I will explain how to deal with this lock-out situation. How to unlock You can unlock by yourself. However, please be advised that there is a possibility of damage to your vehicle so unlock at your own risk. Use a wire hunger This is a classic way to unlock. No cost incurred. You could unlock the door with a wire hanger if your vehicle was an older model. Between the window glass and the ...

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What will happen if diesel put into a petrol vehicle?

2018/07/25  

You are supposed to fill a diesel vehicle with diesel and a petrol (gasoline) vehicle with petrol. What would happen if you put incorrect fuel to the vehicle? I will explain the symptom the vehicle may have when you have accidentally pumped diesel to a petrol vehicle and vice versa-. Symptoms of incorrect fuel contamination Putting petrol to a diesel car It will lower the engine power significantly if diesel has been mixed with petrol in the fuel tank.  Also, some other unusual symptoms may be seen, for example, odd idling, the engine noise, vibration, or black smoke from the ...

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[Bookmark!] How to Read Warning Lights

2018/07/20  

Hi guys, today I’ll explain what each warning light means. What are Warning Lights? Warning lights are extremely important visual alert on the dashboard showing the driver that there is something wrong in the car. These signs are universal in all over the world so that every driver should recognise the warning. Colours of the Warning Lights Your warning lights have two different colours: Red and Yellow (or Amber). Red: Generally red lights mean that there’s serious problem. You should stop your car as soon as it’s safe to. Yellow: Yellow lights generally mean that something requires attention when possible ...

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5 Functions You’d Better Have in Your Family Car

2018/07/20  

This post is a "must-read" for anyone considering buying a family car. Please read to avoid the disappointment, "Oh I should’ve had that function!" after you have purchased one. I will introduce the five functions that you’d better have in your family car. Top 5: AWD (4WD) AWD(4WD) is the vehicles that drives with all of four wheels. It used to be called 4WD, but today more commonly we call this AWD (in Japan).  When you travel with your family, you tend to go various places. Your destination may be from unsealed roads to snowy roads. AWD will ease your ...

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What Is Unknown about the Neutral Gear

2018/07/11  

Do you know why the N (Neutral) gear is there in automatic cars? I will explain the feature of Neutral gear and when you should change to the gear. What Is the N Shift? The “N” in the shift range stands for “Neutral”. The “Neutral” is the shift where the wheel axels are not driven by the engine moves/spins. When you changed to the N, the accelerator won’t work. On a slope, the car will go down regardless of the direction of the car. Why Need the Neutral? Now, I will explain when and why we need the N in ...

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What are the differences between the 4 ton MITSUBISHI FUSO trucks, the FIGHTER and FIGHTER MIGNON?

2018/02/20  

MITSUBISHI’s trucks have the following varieties: Small-sized truck -CANTER GUTS (Loading capacity up to 1.5 tons) -CANTER (Loading capacity approx. 2 tons) Medium-sized truck FIGHTER and FIGHTER MIGNON (Loading capacity approx. 4 tons) Large-sized truck -SUPER GREAT (Loading capacity 6.5 tons and above) The truck name differs based on the loading capacities as shown above. This was mentioned previously, but the MITSUBISHI’s 4 ton trucks consist of the FIGHTER and FIGHTER MIGNON, so let’s take a look at their differences. MIGNON is a medium-sized truck with the same chassis as the FIGHTER and the cabin of the small-sized CANTER truck. ...

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What are the differences between the ISUZU FORWARD and FORWARD JUSTON?

2018/02/20  

ISUZU’s 4 ton trucks consist of the FORWARD and FORWARD JUSTON. This time, we will explain why the same manufacturer sells two different kinds of 4 ton trucks. The definition of small-sized, medium-sized, and large-sized trucks The easiest way to categorize the truck sizes by sight is to separate them according to their loading capacities. Small-sized Below 2 tons Medium-sized Below 6.5 tons Large-sized 6.5 tons and above ISUZU adopts different names for its trucks based on their size categories. Small-sized ELF Medium-sized FORWARD, and FORWARD JUSTON Large-sized GIGA Both the FORWARD and FORWARD JUSTON are ISUZU’s lineup of medium-sized ...

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The smart way to purchase a MITSUBISHI ROSA BUS

2018/01/29  

We at CardealPage often post listings for the MITSUBISHI ROSA. Even for the same ROSA, there are different uses and budgets that satisfy potential clients, so we will be informing you on how to select your ROSA. ROSAs are actually incredibly popular as a bus for children Within Japan, there are mainly three ways in how it is utilized: As a bus for touring and for school trips As a school bus for nursery children Other uses for the ROSA include servicing as a camping vehicle and for more specialty services such as being used as a hearse for funerals ...

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