INDEX January-December 2016

A

ALFA ROMEO

  •     147 2001-2010, Survival Guide, Mar 16, p54-55
  •     159 2006-2011, Used Car Focus, May 16, p50-53

Anti-theft Devices, July 16, p6-14

Automotive Wiring, Understanding automotive wiring, Nov 16, p6-17

AUDI

  •     A3 Project 
  1. Introducing our 2005 2.0 TDI PD, Apr 16, p30-34
  2. Time for a timing belt, May 16, p30-34
  3. Engine service & new brakes, June 16, p36-40
  4. Oil seal, CV boot & MoT, July 16, p38-42
  5. Soundproofing & coolant tank, Aug 16, p38-43
  6. Suspension bushes & door lock, Sept 16, p40-44
  7. Glow plugs & cam sensor, Oct 16, p36-41
  •    V6 TDI, Inlet manifold swirl flap replacement, Nov 16, p60-61

B

BMW

  •     1-Series 120d 2009, Electronic Diagnostics, Dec 16, p89-93
  •     3-Series, Rear trailing arm bushes, Apr 16, p62-63
  •     5-Series, Headlight repair, Jan 16, p58-59
  •     Z3 2.8 1999, DIY Servicing, Jan 16, p64-68
  •     Z4 2003-2008, Survival Guide, Feb 16, p54-55

Bulb legalities, May 16, p46-48

C

Can you buy a roadworthy car for £100?, Sept 16, p56-59

CHEVROLET

  •     Captiva 2007-2015, Used Car Focus, Mar 16, p50-53

CITROËN

  •     C4 2004-2010, Survival Guide, Nov 16, p54-55
  •     C4 Picasso 1.6 HDi, Electronic Diagnostics, Sept 16, p84-88
  •     C5 2.2 HDi, Electronic Diagnostics, May 16, p82-86
  •     C5 2008-2016, Used Car Focus, Aug 16, p50-53
  •     DS3 2011 DStyle + e-HDi, DIY Servicing, Feb 16, p66-69
  •     Saxo, Clutch Clinic, June 16, p42-46

CM Visit

  •     Eurolec Components, Nov 16, p46-47
  •     Philips Automotive Lighting, Feb 16, p62-63
  •     RAC Regional HQ, May 16, p62-63
  •     Shell Hamburg Technology Centre, Mar 16, p48-49
  •     Nokian Tyres White Hell, Jan 16, p60-61

D

DAB radio, Sept 16, p64-65

Decoking, Modern day methods, Mar 16, p6-15

Detailing Series

  1. Cleaning, May 16, p56-58
  2. Paint correction & protection, July 16, p56-59
  3. Interior cleaning, Sept 16, p60-62
  4. The forgotten areas, Nov 16, p62-65

DPF & SCR Emissions Systems, Maintenance, Sept 16, p6-17

E

Engine ECUs, Jun 16, p6-15

F

FIAT

  •     500 1.2 petrol, Timing Belt Clinic, Jan 16, p42-46

FORD

  •     Fiesta 1.25 2011, DIY Servicing, July 16, p62-66
  •     Galaxy Mk2, Used Car Focus, Dec 16, p50-53
  •     Ka Duratec, Clutch Change, Oct 16, p56-60
  •     S-MAX 2.2 TDCi 2009, DIY Servicing, May 16, p66-70
  •     Transit 2.2 TDCi, Electronic Diagnostics, Oct 16, p85-89

Fuel Cell Vehicles, May 16, p60-61

H

HONDA

  •     Jazz 1.4 i-DSI, Clutch Clinic, Apr 16, p44-48
  •     Jazz 1.4 petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, Aug 16, p81-85

HYUNDAI

  •     Getz 1.4, Timing Belt Clinic, Dec 16, p60-64
  •     i30 1.4 2011, DIY Servicing, Mar 16, p66-70

I

ICE, In-car entertainment, Sights & sounds, Dec 16, p6-16

Is It Worth It? 

  • Sealey BT103 battery tester, July 16, p86-87

J

JAGUAR

  •     XF 2008-2012, Used Car Focus, Jan 16, p50-54
  •     XK8 4.0 1996-2002, DIY Servicing, Nov 16, p68-72
  •     S-TYPE 3.0 V6, Electronic Diagnostics, July 16, p78-82

JEEP

  •     Wrangler TJ 4.0, DIY Servicing, Dec 16, p72-76

K

K-Seal head gasket repair, May 16, p42-43

L

LAND ROVER

  •     Freelander 2004 1 Td4, DIY Servicing, Apr 16, p68-72
  •     Range Rover 1999 P38 2.5 auto, DIY Servicing, Aug 16, p64-68

LEXUS

  •     IS, Survival Guide, May 16, p54-55

M

MAZDA

  •     MX-5, Supercharging the 1.8-litre, July 16, p44-49

Mechanex 2015, Feb 16, p90-91

MERCEDES

  •     C-Class 2000-2007, Used Car Focus, Oct 16, p50-53
  •     C-Class Coupé 2001-2008, Survival Guide, Dec 16, p54-55

MG

  •     ZT/ZTT 2001-2005, Survival Guide, July 16, p54-55

MINI

  •     One Project

5. New discs, pads, pipes & cables, Jan 16, p36-40
6. Pipes, bushes and a windscreen, Feb 16, p44-48
7. Tailgate & new gear linkage, Mar 16, p42-46

  •     Cooper S, Survival Guide, Aug 16, p54-55

MITSUBISHI

  •     Shogun 2000-2006, Used Car Focus, Nov 16, p50-53

Modification series

  1. Performance air filters, Feb 16, p56-59
  2. Performance Wheels & tyres, Apr 16, p56-61
  3. Performance Exhausts, June 16, p58-61
  4. Brake Upgrades, Aug 16, p56-59
  5. Cooling upgrades, Oct 16, p62-65
  6. Remaps, ECU upgrades & tuning boxes, Dec 16, p66-69

Multimeter Masterclass,

  1. Part 1, Feb 16, p32-35
  2. Part 2, Mar 16, p30-32

P

PERODUA

  •     Nippa, Our Cars, Mar 16, p90-91

PEUGEOT

  •     206 1.1 2004, DIY Servicing, June 16, p66-70
  •     406, Rear brakes renewal, Nov 16, p56-59
  •     407 2004-2011, Survival Guide, Jan 16, p56-57

PORSCHE

  •     Boxster 1996-2012, Used Car Focus, Apr 16, p50-53

Product Tests

  •     Booster Packs, Mar 16, p56-59
  •     Portable Workbenches, June 16, p30-33
  •     Cordless Impact Wrenches, Oct 16, p44-47

R

RENAULT

  •     Clio 1.2 16v MkII 2005, Electronic Diagnostics, Feb 16, p83-87
  •     Scenic II project
  1. Introducing our 1.6 VVT, July 16, p30-34
  2. Clutch change, Aug 16, p30-35
  3. Belts, braces & pulleys, Sept 16, p32-37
  4. Brake overhaul, Oct 16, p30-34
  5. Dents & scrapes, Nov 16, p40-44
  6. Finishing touches, Dec 16, p42-46

ROVER

  •     75, Readers’ Motors, June 16, p93-94
  •     MEMS diagnostics, May 16, p88-89

Rust, Fighting it off, Jan 16, p6-14

S

SAAB

  •     9000 2.3 Aero 1995, DIY Servicing, Oct 16, p68-72
  •     9-5 1997-2011, Used Car Focus, June 16, p50-53

SEAT

  •     Ibiza 1.4 petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, June 16, p83-88
  •     Leon 1999-2006, Used Car Focus, Sept 16, p50-53

SKODA

  •     Yeti, Survival Guide, Oct 16, p54-55

SMART

  •     fortwo 599cc petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, Apr 16, p85-89

Spare parts, Can they be trusted? Oct 16, p6-15

Steering rack repairs, Apr 16, p6-14

Stoneleigh Kit Car Show report, July 16, p89

Suspension, Understanding the functionality, May 2016, p6-16

SUBARU

  •     Impreza WRX S 2.5 2010, DIY Servicing, Sept 16, p68-71

T

Tea Break

  •    Part 6 Batteries, Mar 16, p64-65
  •    Part 7 Glazing, June 16, p62-63

Tour de Germany

  •     Part 2 Arriving in Stuttgart, Jan 16, p88-91

TOYOTA

  •     MR2 Mk3 2000-2007, Survival Guide, June 16, p54-55
  •     Prius Project
  1. Introducing our £1500 purchase, Nov 16, p32-36
  2. New brakes, but seized sliders, Dec 16, p34-38
  •     Yaris 1999-2006, Used Car Focus, July 16, p50-53

TPMS: Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems, Sept 16, p66-67

Twin-clutch transmissions, How they work, Feb 16, p6-17

V

VAG electric/hydraulic steering rack fluid change, July 16, p84-85

Variable Valve Timing, Understanding VVT, Aug 16, p6-14

VAUXHALL

  •     Astra H 1.6 SRi turbo, Electronic Diagnostics, Nov 16, p84-88
  •     Zafira A, Survival Guide, Sept 16, p54-55

VOLKSWAGEN

  •     Fox 1.2 petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, Mar 16, p82-86
  •     Golf MkV 2004-2008, Used Car Focus, p50-53
  •     Passat 2.0 FSI petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, Jan 16, p80-84
  •     Polo 2002-2009, Survival Guide, Apr 16, p54-55
  •     Polo 1.4 MPI petrol Timing Belt Clinic, Aug 16, p44-48
  •     Transporter T5, Our Cars, Jan 16, p86-87

VOLVO

  •     S60 project

2. Rear wing crash repair, Jan 16, p30-35
3. Replacing the cambelt & w/p, Feb 16, p36-40
4. Fitting a swirl flap actuator, Mar 16, p34-38
5. Lowering springs, Apr 16, p36-39
6. Seat bolster repair, May 16, p36-40