INDEX January-December 2017

A

ALFA ROMEO

  • Brera 2005-2010, Survival Guide, Dec 17, p54-55

Alloys wheels, Repairing, Apr 17, p6-17

AUDI

  • A3 2.0 TDI, Clutch Clinic, Sept 17, p59-63
  • A4 2.0 TDI 2009, DIY Servicing, May 17, p70-74
  • A4 2.0 TDI, Electronic Diagnostics, Oct 17, p84-88
  • A6 2004-2011, Used Car Focus, Jan 17, p50-53
  • A6, 200k Club, Feb 17, p88
  • TT, Stripping an Audi TT in a day, Mar 17, p56-61
  • TT 2006-2014, Used Car Focus, Nov 17, p50-53

Automated manual transmissions (single-clutch), Mar 17, p6-18

AWD transmission systems, Jan 17, p.6-16

B

BENTLEY

  • Arnage 1998-2009, Survival Guide, Nov 17, p58-59

BMW

  • 1-Series 118d project
  1. Introducing our 205,000-miler, Feb 17, p32-36
  2. EGR valve clean, crankcase breather valve, air filter, EGR cooler thermostat, Mar 17, p32-36
  3. Differential rebuild, Apr 17, p32-37
  4. Renewing dampers, May 17, p32-36
  5. Brake renewal, front wheel bearings, changing fuel filter, June 17, p40-44
  6. Aircon repairs, boot lock fix, rear wiper fix, tailgate rust sorted, July 17, p40-45
  • 3-Series, Convertible hood rear window, Jan 17, p56-59
  • 3-Series four-cylinder E90, Clutch Clinic, Dec 17, p56-60
  • E46, Radiator swap, Aug 17, p46-48
  • 6-Series 2003-2010, Survival Guide, Jan 17, p54-55
  • N-Series, Oil leak fix, Nov 17, p44-45

C

CHRYSLER

  • Voyager 2001-2008, Survival Guide, Aug 17, p54-55

CITROËN

  • Berlingo Multispace 1998-2009, Used Car Focus, Mar 17, p50-53
  • C2, Clutch Clinic, May 17, p56-60
  • C3 1.1 2004, DIY Servicing, Aug 17, p67-71
  • C5 2.0 16v HDi, Timing Belt Clinic, Feb 17, p60-62

Clutch Clinic

  • Audi A3 2.0 TDI, Sept 17, p59-63
  • BMW 3-Series four-cylinder E90, Dec 17, p56-60
  • Citroën C2, May 17, p56-60
  • Mazda MX-5 Mk1 & Mk2, Jan 17, p38-42
  • Peugeot 206 2.0 HDi, July 17, p60-64

Common-rail diesel technology, July 17, p6-16

CM Visit

  • Mitsubishi Motors Centenary Tour, Dec 17, p66-67
  • Vauxhall’s Special Vehicle Department, June 17, p70-71

Convertible hood rear window fix, Jan 17, p56-59

CVT, The future of CVT, Apr 17, p73

E

eCall Emergency System, Feb 17, p92-93

Electronic diagnostics made easy, June 17, p6-17

F

FIAT

  • 500 2008-2016, Survival Guide, Apr 17, p54-55
  • 500L 1.6 Multijet diesel, Electronic Diagnostics, July 17, p87-9

FORD

  • C-MAX 2.0 TDCi, Electronic Diagnostics, Mar 17, p82-86
  • Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost, Electronic Diagnostics, May 17, p86-91
  • Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost 2014, DIY Servicing, Oct 17, p68-72
  • Focus 1.6 TDCi 2014 , DIY Servicing, Apr 17, p68-72
  • Focus RS Mk1, Survival Guide, June 17, p54-55
  • Focus 1.6 Mk1, Timing Belt Clinic, Nov 17, p60-65
  • Galaxy, Timing Belt Clinic, June 17, p56-60
  • Galaxy, Rejuvenating a high miler, Oct 17, p60-64
  • Transit Connect T220 TDCi 2006, DIY Servicing, July 17, p70-73

G

Gas strut lifters, Renewing, May 17, p18 

H

HONDA

  • CR-V 2.2 i-CTDi, Electronic Diagnostics, Jan 17, p78-82
  • Jazz 2002-2008, Used Car Focus, July 17, p50-53

J

JAGUAR

  • XF 2008-2015, Survival Guide, Feb 17, p54-55

L

LEXUS

  • IS 1999-2012, Used Car Focus, Aug 17, p50-53

M

MAZDA

  • MX-5 Mk1 & Mk2, Clutch Clinic, Jan 17, p38-42
  • MX-5 Mk3, Rear brake pads, Mar 17, p48-49

Mechanex 2016, Jan 17, p86

MERCEDES-BENZ

  • E320 CDI S111 project
  1. Introducing our 200,000-miler, June 17, p32-36
  2. Suspension checks, engine & diff oils, pollen, fuel & air filters, other liquids, July 17, p32-36
  3. Coolant renewal, wheel bearing adjustment, front & rear brakes, brake pipes, Aug 17, p32-36
  4. Handbrakes shoes, rusty tailgate, limp-home mode, Sept 17, p38-42
  5. Fitting a towbar, Oct 17, p40-45
  6. Rear bumper repairs, dent & scratch removal, Nov 17, p38-42
  7. Overhauling the turbocharger, Dec 17, p42-47

MINI

  • Cooper S 2003, DIY Servicing, Mar 17, p66-70
  • R56 2006-2013, Used Car Focus, Dec 17, p50-53

Modification series

  • Camshaft upgrades, Feb 17, p56-59
  • Exterior Accessories, June 17, p66-69
  • Interior upgrades, Dec 17, p62-65
  • Soundproofing, Apr 17, p56-58
  • Throttle bodies, Oct 17, p65-67
  • Turbocharger upgrades, Aug 17, p40-43

MORGAN

  • 1980s/1990s, Survival Guide, July 17, p54-55

MOT, Pass the test, Nov 17, p6-16

N

NISSAN

  • 350Z 2004-2009, Survival Guide, Mar 17, p54-55
  • Qashqai 1.5 dCi, Electronic Diagnostics, Feb 17, p83-87

P

Paint Repairs DIY, Oct 17, p6-17

Patches & Repair Panels, Make your own, Oct 17, p56-58

PEUGEOT

  • 206 1.9D, Electronic Diagnostics, Apr 17, p.85-89
  • 206 2.0 HDi, Clutch Clinic, July 17, p60-64
  • 207 CC 1.6 THP project
  1. A 10-year-old for £1300, Sept 17, p32-36
  2. Timing chain replacement, Oct 17, p32-37
  3. Brake vacuum pump, front spring, bodywork repairs, Nov 17, p30-35
  4. Intake manifold removal, DIY carbon clean, Dec 17, p34-38

PORSCHE

  • Boxster 2.7, Electronic Diagnostics, Nov 17, p84-89

Private parking charges, Mar 17, p90-92

Product Test

  • Bench vices for £60 or less, Jan 17, p46-49
  • Lifting jacks 2.5-3.0 tonne capacity, Sept 17, p56-58
  • Retro-fit TPMS kits, June 17, p62-65

R

Readers’ Motors

  • VW Eos 2.0 TFSI, Sept 17, p86-87

RENAULT

  • Clio 1998-2009, Used Car Focus, June 17, p50-53
  • Clio RenaultSport 182 2.0 16v 2004, DIY Servicing, Jan 17, p62-66
  • Mégane II 1.4 petrol, Electronic Diagnostics, Sept 17, p81-85

Rustproofing, Underbody, Dec 17, p6-16

S

Scam avoidance, May 17, p62-67

SKODA

  • Octavia 2.0 TDI, Electronic Diagnostics, June 17, p90-94

smart

  • fortwo/city-coupé 1998-2007, Used Car Focus, Oct 17, p50-53

Steer-by-wire technology, Aug 17, p92-93

SUBARU

  • Forester SG 2002-2008, Used Car Focus, May 17, p50-53

Superchargers, Maintain and fix, May 17, p16

T

Tea Break

  • Manual transmission, July 17, p66-67

Timing Belts, Working on, Sept 17, p6-15

Timing Belt Clinic

  • Citroën C5 2.0 16v HDi, Feb 17, p60-62
  • Ford Focus 1.6 Mk1, Nov 17, p60-65
  • Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI, June 17, p56-60

TOYOTA

  • Aygo 2005-2014, Used Car Focus, Apr 17, p50-53
  • Celica 19996-2006 Survival Guide, Oct 17, p54-55
  • Prius Mk2 project

3. Seized rear sliders, bleeding brakes, new track rods, wheel alignment. Jan 17, p30-34
4. Engine/gearbox oils, water pump & coolant renewal, new spark plugs, Feb 17, p40-44
5. Steering rack overhaul, Mar 17, p40-45
6. Battery ducting & fan check, programming new key fob, checking hybrid batteries, Apr 17, p40-45
7. Pulling out dents, prep & primer, mask & paint, May 17, p40-45

  • RAV4 D-4D 2014, DIY Servicing, Nov 17, p68-72 
  • Yaris 1.3 VVT-i, Electronic Diagnostics, Dec 17, p76-90

Transmission

  • AWD systems, Jan 17, p.6-16
  • Automated manual single-clutch, Mar 17, p.6-18

U

Upholstery repairs, Feb 17, p6-17

V

Valeting on a budget

  • Exterior cleaning, July 17, p56-59
  • Interior cleaning, Nov 17, p54-56

VAUXHALL

  • Zafira A, Front coil spring renewal, Apr 17, p62-66
  • Zafira B 1.9 CDTi 2009 , DIY Servicing, Feb 17, p66-70
  • Corsa D 2006-2014, Survival Guide, Sept 17, p54-55

VOLKSWAGEN

  • Golf MkV 1.6 FSI, Electronic Diagnostics, Aug 17, p82-86
  • Polo 1.2 petrol 2007, DIY Servicing, June 17, p74-78
  • Polo, Suspension restoration, Aug 17, p62-66
  • Scirocco 2008-2014, Used Car Focus, Feb 17, p50-53
  • Transporter T5 2003-2015, Used Car Focus, Sept 17, p50-53
  • Up! 2013, 1.0, DIY Servicing, Dec 17, p70-74

VOLVO

  • S70 2.4 20v petrol 1998, DIY Servicing, Sept 17, p64-68
  • V50 2004-2012, Survival Guide, May 17, p54-55

W

Welding, Art of, Aug 17, p6-17

Window regulator trouble, Aug 17, p56-58