Why Is My Porsche’s Exhaust Smoking?

Why Is My Porsche’s Exhaust Smoking?

  A small amount of smoke coming from the exhaust is normal, but when the amount of smoke increases or the colors change, it’s time to think twice about your Porsche’s exhaust and service needs. Other indicators that you might initially notice is slow evaporation...
Is a Pre-Purchase Inspection Necessary?

Is a Pre-Purchase Inspection Necessary?

If you’ve purchased a few cars in your lifetime or you know someone that has, you’ve likely been witness to the unfortunate car buying phenomenon: purchasing a lemon. A lemon is the term that refers to a vehicle that turns out to have several manufacturing defects...
BMW Service Over The Years

BMW Service Over The Years

When I bought my first BMW, it was a 1988 535i. The maintenance schedule was straightforward but regimented. It was in appx 7k increments (based on fuel economy) The first service was an “oil service,” and then the next service was an Inspection service....
What Happens If Your Fuel Pressure Is Too High?

What Happens If Your Fuel Pressure Is Too High?

Fuel pressure is a surprisingly delicate aspect of your vehicle but it’s ultimately so critical to the performance and longevity of your well-loved European car. But how do you know when your fuel pressure is too high? As with most things in a car, there’s the ideal...