INDEX January-December 2011

 

 A

ALFA ROMEO

  • 156 Project 
  1. Introduction, Aug 11, p6-9 
  2. Service, Sep 11, p32-36 
  3. Cambelt, variator, idler, Oct 11, p24-27 
  4. Suspension, Nov 11, p38-42 
  5. Brakes, Dec 11, p40-43 

AUDI

  • A2 1.4 TDI, Service Bay, Oct 11, p84-88 
  • A8 4.2 petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, Nov 11, p85-89 
  • Allroad, Survival Guide, Aug 11, p44-46 
  • TT, Timing Belt Clinic, Dec 11, p24-26 

Autogas Challenge, Pt2 Day Three & Four, Jan 11, p44-47 

Back to Basics

  • Coolant, May 11, p39-40
  • Spark Plugs, Jul 11, p76-77 

Batteries today & tomorrow, Jan 11, p6-10 

Batteries on test, Jan 11, p11-14 

Bodyshop Tactics, Jun 11, p6-10 

BMW

  • 3-Series E46 1998-2006, Used Car Focus, Jun 11, p50-55 
  • 5-Series: 530d E60 Electronic Diagnostics, Jul 11, p101-105 
  • 7-Series E38, Used Car Focus, Nov 11, p50-54 
  • 530d Project
  1. Pt2: Suspension, swirl flaps, Jan 11, p56-61 
  • Compact/Z3, Rear beam bushes, Sep 11, p72-73 
  • Idler replacement, post-1991, Apr 11, p71 
  • Z3, Survival Guide, Apr 11, p36-38 

Brake Caliper Wind Back Tools, on test, May 11, p24-30 

Brake Checks & Servicing, Feb 11, p34-38 

Britain’s Best Bangers

  • No 4 Renault 5, Jan 11, p42-43 
  • No 5 Rover 600, Mar 11, p92-93 
  • No 6 Alfa 164, Jul 11, p108-109 
  • No 7 Land Rover Discovery, Dec 11, p108-109 

C

Cash Converters Supplement, Jul 11, p52-54 

CHRYSLER 

  • Grand Voyager 3.3-litre, Electronic Diagnostics, Aug 11, p84-88 
  • PT Cruiser, Service Bay, Mar 11, p66-70 

CITROËN 

  • Saxo 1996-2003 Used Car Focus, May 11, p50-55 

Cordless Impact Wrenches, on test, Aug 11, p24-28 

CM Visit

  • Autosessive, Sep 11, p62-64 
  • Avon Tyres, Aug 11, p62-64 
  • British Car Auctions, May 11, p36-38 
  • Halfords Autocentres, Jul 11, p46-48 
  • Klarius Group, Nov 11, p46-48 
  • Superchips, Mar 11, p44-46 
  • Surface Processing Ltd, Feb 11, p48-49 

D

DIY Soundproofing, Oct 11, p76-79 

Drill Bit Sets, on test, Sep 11, p24-27 

E

Engine and Transmission Support Beams, on test, Jun 11, p22-25

Engine Downsizing, Feb 11, p40-43  

F

Fault Code Readers under £100, on test, Feb 11, p26-33 

FIAT

  • Panda 2003-2009 1.2-litre, Electronic Diagnostics, May 11, p85-89 

FORD 

  • Escort Project 
  1. Introduction, Mar 11, p24-28 
  2. Service, Apr 11, p58-62 
  3. Brakes, May 11, p32-35 
  4. Underbody rectification starts, Jun 11, p58-62 
  5. Underbody rectification finishes, Jul 11, p70-74 
  6. Sill change, Aug 11, p30-34 
  7. Sill change final fit, Sept 11, p44-47 
  8. Wheelarch rectification, Oct 11, p70-75 
  9. Repair after accident, Nov 11, p56-60 
  • Fiesta 1995-2002 Used Car Focus, Sep 11, p50-54 
  • Focus, 5-minute troubleshoot, Oct 11, p38-39 
  • Focus 2.0 Ghia, Service Bay, Feb 11, p62-65 
  • Maverick, Used Car Focus, Feb 11, p50-55 
  • Mondeo, Survival Guide, Jul 11, p32-34 
  • Puma, Survival Guide, Dec 11, p36-38 
  • Sporty Fords from 80s, 90s, 00s, Aug 11, p36-42 

Full Toolkits, on test, Dec 11, p78-81 

H

HONDA 

  • Accord Type V 2.3-litre, Service Bay, Jun 11, p68-72 
  • Stream, Electronic Diagnostics, Dec 11, p102-107 

I

Is It Worth It? The Terminator, Oct 11, p108-109 

J

JAGUAR

  • S-TYPE Project
  1. Pt4: Grille change, Autoglym spruce-up, Jan 11, p28-31  

JEEP 

  • Wrangler 1993-on, Survival Guide, Jan 11, p32-35 

L

LAND ROVER

  • Range Rover, Survival Guide, Jun 11, p34-38 

LPG Supplement, Oct 11, p52-56 

Luxury Saloons under £5k Supplement, Jul 11, p56-60 

M

MAZDA 

  • RX-8 2003-2008, Used Car Focus, Oct 11, p44-48 

MERCEDES-BENZ 

  • 190D, 200k Club, Sep 11, p93 
  • C-Class W203, Survival Guide, Sep 11, p40-43 
  • E-Class W210 1995-2002, Used Car Focus, Apr 11, p50-54 
  • W124, Jacking point repair, Aug 11, p48-49 

MINI

  • MINI One Project
  1. Pt2 Brakes, handling, exhaust, Jan 11, p38-41 

N

NISSAN

  • X-Trial, Survival Guide, Feb 11, p44-46 

P

Part Rate Monitor, Part prices comparison, Apr 11, p6-10 

Penetrating Oils, on test, Apr 11, p46-49 

Personal OBD Scan Tool Packages, on test, Nov 11, p34-37 

PEUGEOT

  • 307 2001-2008, Used Car Focus, Dec 11, p44-48 
  • 307, Dual mass flywheel renewal on 2.0HDi, Apr 11, p30-34 
  • 406 Coupe, Electronic Diagnostics, Jan 11, p84-89 

PORSCHE 

  • 911 Carrera (996), Electronic Diagnostics, Mar 11, p85-89 

Product Test

  • Batteries, Jan 11, p11-14 
  • Brake Caliper Wind Back Tools, May 11, p24-30 
  • Cordless Impact Wrenches, Aug 11, p24-28 
  • Drill Bit Sets, Sep 11, p24-27 
  • Engine & Transmission Support Beams, Jun 11, p22-25 
  • Fault Code Readers under £100, Feb 11, p26-33 
  • Full Toolkits, Dec 11, p78-81 
  • Penetrating Oils, Apr 11, p46-49 
  • Personal OBD Scan Tool Packages, Nov 11, p34-37 
  • Professional Trolley Jacks, Jul 11, p6-10 
  • Random Orbital Sanders, Mar 11, p30-33 
  • Screw Extractor Sets, Oct 11, p32-35 
  • Professional Trolley Jacks, Jul 11, p6-10 

R

R2R Tour to Romania

  1. Introduction to £250 Volvo 760 turbo, Sep 11, p6-10 
  2. Water pump, brakes, exhaust, service, Oct 11, p6-10 
  3. Calais to Germany, Nov 11, p24-29 
  4. Germany to Hungary, Dec 11, p6-10 

Random Orbital Sanders, on test, Mar 11, p30-33 

Readers’ Motors

  • Audi 80, Jun 11, p92-93 
  • Ford Focus, Nov 11, p97 
  • Suzuki Wagon R, Feb 11, p80-81 
  • Toyota Avensis Verso, Aug 11, p92 
  • Volkswagen Golf MkIV, Apr 11, p92-93 

RENAULT

  • Clio 1.5 dCi, Service Bay, May 11, p66-70 
  • Espace 2.2 dCi, Electronic Diagnostics, Apr 11, p84-88 

ROVER 

  • 45 1999-2005, Used Car Focus, Aug 11, p50-55 
  • 75 CDTi, Service Bay, Sep 11, p66-71 

S

SAAB

  • 900/9-3 1993-2003, Used Car Focus, Mar 11, p50-54 
  • 900 SE, Service Bay, Apr 11, p66-70 
  • 9-3 2.0 turbo, Electronic Diagnostics, Sep 11, p85-89 

Screw Extractor Sets, on test, Oct 11, p32-35 

SEAT 

  • Leon 1.6-litre, Electronic Diagnostics, Oct 11, p102-107 

Skinpan: Driving Experience, Jul 11, p42-45 

Spin Doctors: Alloy wheel refurbishment, May 11, p6-9 

SKODA 

  • Octavia 1.9 SDI, Service Bay, Jan 11, p68-72 

Springtime Scrub-up, May 11, p92-93 

SUZUKI

  • Alto 1.1-litre, Service Bay, Aug 11, p66-70 
  • Grand Vitara 1998-2005, Used Car Focus, Jul 11, p36-40 

T

Tool & Equipment Supplement, Dec 11, p51-70 

TOYOTA 

  • Yaris, Survival Guide, Mar 11, p40-43 
  • Yaris 1.0-litre, Service Bay, Nov 11, p66-70 

Turbochargers

  1. How turbos work, Mar 11, p6-10 
  2. Problem solving, Apr 11, p24-27 
  3. Refurbishing, May 11, p42-45 
  4. Upgrades, Jun 11, p40-44 

Two-Seater Soft-Tops from £650 Supplement, Jul 11, p62-66 

Tyres,

  1. Sidewall identification, Nov 11, p6-10 
  2. Making tyres, winter tyres, Dec 11, p28-32 

V

Valve Stem Oil Seals: Using Draper tool, Mar 11, p62-65 

VAUXHALL 

  • Astra 1.7 Diesel Estate Project
  1. Introduction, Feb 11, p6-10
  2. Service, Mar 11, p34-38 
  3. Cambelt change, Apr 11, p40-43 
  4. Brakes, May 11, p58-61 
  5. Suspension repairs, Jun 11, p26-30 
  6. Rustproofing, wheel repairs, dent removal, Jul 11, p24-27 
  • Astra 1998-2004 2.0 turbo, Electronic Diagnostics, Jun 11, p84-88 
  • Calibra 1989-1998 Used Car Focus, Jan 11, p50-54 
  • Vectra C, Survival Guide, Oct 11, p28-30 
  • Vivaro, Electronic Diagnostics, Feb 11, p86-91 
  • Zafira 1.8-litre, Service Bay, Dec 11, p84-88 

Vehicle Networks & Communication Buses, Dec 11, p72-76

VOLKSWAGEN

  • Golf MkIV 2.0 GTI, Service Bay, Jul 11, p84-88 
  • Lupo 1999-2005, Survival Guide, Nov 11, p30-32 

VOLVO

  • S80, Survival Guide, May 11, p46-49 

W

WaterBoost Long-term Test, Sep 11, p28-31