INDEX January-December 2006

A

Accident Repairs

  1. Pt 14 Rust Protection, Feb 06, p40-43
  2. Pt 15 Jigging & Structural Repairs Pt1, Apr 06, p50-53
  3. Pt 16 Jigging & Structural Repairs Pt2, May 06, p56-59
  4. Pt 17 Sill replacement, June 06, p34-37
  5. Pt 18 Lead loading, July 06, p38-40

Adjustable Spanners 8in, on test, Sept 06, p22-24

ALFA ROMEO

  • GTV, Electronic Diagnostics, Feb 06, p68-71
  • V6, Changing the Timing Belt, May 06, p52-54

AUDI

  • A4 1.8, Service Bay, Feb 06, p82-85
  • A4, Changing the timing belt on a 1.9 TDi Engine, Oct 06, p38-39

B

Body Repair Kits, on test, Sept 06, p16-18

BMW

  • 5-Series, Survival Guide, Jan 06, p14-16
  • 5-Series 1988-1995, Cars to keep forever, May 06, p88-90
  • 7-Series 1986-1994, Cars to keep forever, Dec 06, p84-86
  • A Rundown of the BMW range, Apr 06, p18-21

C

CAN-Bus: How it works, Sept 06, p44-45

CHEVROLET

  • Matiz, Road Test, Apr 06, p25-27

CITROËN

  • 1994 Citroën ZX Turbo Diesel: 201,000 on the clock, bargain or banger?, Jan 06, p26-28
  • Saxo 1.1, Service Bay, Aug 06, p66-69

D

Dual Mass Flywheels: How they work, Aug 06, p44-46

E

Electric HVLP Spray Systems, on test, June 06, p20-22

Electronic Engine Management

  1. Back to Basics, Feb 06, p56-59
  2. Fault Finding & Code Reading, Mar 06, p58-59

Engine Stands, on test, Jan 06, p34-36

F

Family Cars, Apr 06, p4-8

FIAT

  • Buying a Bravo/Brava, Mar 06, p4-8
  • Punto, Survival Guide, Oct 06, p4-6
  • Red Key Cure, Apr 06, p54-56
  • Stilo, Electronic Diagnostics, Jan 06, p68-71

FORD

  • Focus, Survival Guide, Apr 06, p10-12
  • Focus 1.8 Zetec, Service Bay, May 06, p82-85
  • Galaxy, Survival Guide, June 06, p12-14
  • Galaxy, 260,000 mile MPV, July 06, p24-25
  • Project Probe
  1. The post purchase catch-up service, Jan 06, p10-12
  2. The first MOT, Feb 06, p14-16
  3. Brake disc renewal, Mar 06, p12-14
  4. Wheel alignment, Apr 06, p24-27
  5. Alloy Wheel refurbishing, May 06, p30-33
  6. Last minute glitches, Jun 06, p38-40
  • Zetec Engine, Renewing the timing belt, Jan 06, p38-39

H

Hands Free Kits, on test, Nov 06, p52-54

Head Gasket: Causes of and cures for its problems, Jan 06, p56-59

J

JAGUAR

  • S-TYPE, Electronic Diagnostics, Sept 06, p58-61
  • Project X300
  1. Introducing the Latest Project Car, May 06, p4-8
  2. Post-purchase service & checkover, June 06, p28-30
  3. Sorting the exhaust & rustproofing, July 06, p28-30
  4. Sorting the front-end bump, Aug 06, p28-30
  5. Repairing Localised Bumper Damage, Sept 06, p34-36
  6. ,Rear shock absorber & suspension renewal, Oct 06, p14-16
  7. Finishing touches, Nov 06, p44-46

JEEP

  • Cherokee, Cars to keep forever, Apr 06, p72-74
  • Cherokee 2.5 TD, Service Bay, Nov 06, p38-41

L

LAND ROVER

  • Range Rover 4.6i, Electronic Diagnostics, Nov 06, p66-69

Leadlamps, on test, Dec 06, p24-26

LED Headlamps: How things work, July 06, p44-46

LEXUS 

  • LS400, Electronic Diagnostics, Oct 06 p64-67

Live Data Capture: How it works, May 06, p42-44

LPG: All you need to know about converting, June 06, p4-6

M

MAZDA

  • MX-5 1990-1997, Cars to Keep Forever, June 06, p84-86
  • MX-5, How to change the timing belt, Sept 06, p26-28

MERCEDES-BENZ

  • C180, Service Bay, Mar 06, p82-85
  • C180-220 1993-2000, July 06, p84-86

METRO

  • Rear Wheel Arch Change, Oct 06, p44-47

MG

  • MGF, Survival Guide, Aug 06, p12-14

MITSIBUSHI

  • Project Pajero
  1. Cold start difficulties & high fuel consumption, Feb 06, p4-8
  2. Timing belt renewal, Mar 06, p24-27
  3. Service & starting problems, Apr 06, p4-7
  4. Cold start problem fixed, May 06, p36-39
  5. MoT preparations, June 06, p48-51
  6. Fitting an immobiliser, July 06, p48-50
  7. Finishing touches, Aug 06, p38-41

N

NISSAN

  • Almera 1.4, Service Bay, July 06, p66-69
  • Micra K11, Survival Guide, Feb 06, p36-38

O

Oils: A Quick Guide, Apr 06, p22-23

P

Painting Techniques

  1. What is paint?, Oct 06, p10-12
  2. Personal Protection, Nov 06, p22-25
  3. Spray Guns, Dec 06, p36-38

Performance Hybrids: How they work, June 06 p44-46

PEUGEOT

  • 205 1983-1997, Cars to Keep Forever, Feb 06, p88-91
  • 306, Service Bay, Jan 06, p82-85
  • 306, Cars to Keep Forever, Aug 06, p84-86
  • 307 16v, Service Bay, Oct 06, p40-43
  • 406, Survival Guide, Mar 06 p30-32

Power Inverters, on test, May 06, p24-26

Premium Petrol: Shell Optimax, Feb 06, p48-50

Pressure Washers, on test, July 06, p34-37

R

RENAULT

  • Clio, Electronic Diagnostics, July 06, p58-61
  • Clio 1.2, Electronic Diagnostics, Dec 06, p64-67
  • Laguna, Survival Guide, Nov 06, p4-6

ROVER

  • 45, Electronic Diagnostics, Mar 06, p68-71
  • 75 Rectifications
  1. Pt 3 Gearbox Repairs, Jan 06, p44-47
  2. Pt 4 Servicing Techniques, Feb 06, p32-35
  3. Pt 5 Brakes and Diesel Airflow Meter, Mar 06, p40-43
  4. Pt6 Typical petrol car problems, Apr 06, p28-31
  • 75, Performance Upgrade, Nov 06, p29
  • 200vi, Service Bay, Sept 06, p66-69
  • 400, Survival Guide, Dec 06, p6-8
  • 800 2.5 KV6, Service Bay, June 06, p66-69
  • K-Series, Changing the timing belt, Mar 06, p34-36

S

SAAB

  • 9-3, Survival Guide, May 06, p12-14
  • 9-3 Turbo, Electronic Diagnostics, Aug 06, p58-61
  • 9-5 2.0SE, Service Bay, Dec 06, p56-59

Service History: Bought a car with no history? Mar 06, p64-65

Sat Nav Portable Units, on test, Aug 06, p16-19

SEAT

  • Alhambra, Survival Guide, June 06, p12-14

SKODA

  • Felicia, Survival Guide, July 06, p12-14
  • Octavia, Cars to Keep Forever, Mar 06, p88-90

SUBARU

  • Legacy, Electronic Diagnostics, June 06, p60-63
  • Legacy, Cars to Keep Forever, Sept 06, p84-86

Superchargers: How they work, Mar 06, p48-50

T

TOYOTA

  • Corolla, Electronic Diagnostics, May 06, p68-71
  • Previa, Cars to Keep Forever, Nov 06, p84-86

Tyres: Finding the best value, Nov 06, p10-13

V

VAUXHALL

  • Ecotec, Changing the Timing Belt, Feb 06, p62-63
  • Omega, Changing the Timing Belt, Dec 06, p44-45
  • Project Tigra
  1. Introducing our project car, July 06, p4-7
  2. New timing belt, tensioners & water pump, Aug 06, p48-50
  3. Servicing & renewing brakes, Sept 06, p40-42
  4. Sorting the aircon, Oct 06, p32-34
  5. MoT test and valeting, Nov 06, p34-36
  6. A new set of alloys, Dec 06, p40-42

VOLKSWAGEN

  • Fusebox renewal on a Golf GTi, Aug 2006, p34-35
  • Golf Mk1 project
  1. Pt 7 Final repairs, Jan 06, p48-51
  • TDi, Changing the timing belt, Apr 06, p48-49
  • Polo: Is the Polo a perfect first car? Apr 06, p12-14
  • Sharan, Survival Guide, June 06, p12-14
  • Project Sharan
  1. Introduction, Sept 06, p4-6
  2. Disturbing news about the car’s past, Oct 06, p48-51
  3. Still not running right! Nov 06, p14-16
  4. Running problems sorted, Dec 06, p16-19
  • SOHC, Changing the timing belt, June 06, p54-55

VOLVO

  • 240 Estate, Cars to Keep Forever, Oct 06, p84-86
  • 850 & S/V70 Servicing, Apr 06, p10-11
  • V70, Buying, Aug 06, p4-8
  • V70, Survival Guide, Sept 06, p10-12