"What year/model car do you have? If it's a 451 w an ICE have you ever lubed the transmission motor as many suggest? Before I lubed my transmission motor I had to teach-in my 2009 451 a couple times but I've never had it quit running while…"
Hello! I've just come off my second time in three months dealing with having the three bars of death come up while driving my Smart down the middle of the road and trying to find a safe spot to coast to a stop (and not stopping in the middle of the road).The second time, I was able to get the car started myself by reading other Smart owners' suggestions about the teach in method (foot pumping break, turning starter, and holding, moving shifter).Dealer finally figured out it was the…See More
Last night I was driving my 2009 Smart Passion on a busy 40 MPH highway and while I was coming up to a stop light, I started to use the break and it first seemed like the brake was failing, and then the whole car shut of like it seemed to shut off like someone turned the ignition off. Luckily the brake sort of worked so I did not hit the person in front of me, but I was almost hit from behind. I had to put on my E brake and flashers and get someone to help me stop traffic (I was in the left…See More
"Wow! I have not seen this in the Seattle area. I mostly get people asking, 'Do you really like your car." which to me is a no brainer. I would not have my car if I did not love it.
in non parallel spots are you parking so your front…"