Where is the rear fog light?

Picture of a rear fog light on a Nissan Cubic

I’ve read a few posts recently, in which people are asking “where is the rear fog light?” or alternatively “where is the rear fog light switch?” This is my response to reading those posts, and it may turn into a…

KLH Toyota Hiace Review

Picture of the front right of a KLH Toyota Hiace

If you want the ultimate in van reliability, this is it.  Welcome to my Toyota Hiace review. This review covers the KLH model code HiAce, sold in the UK between 2001 and 2012, with a particular focus on the 2004-2007…

Mazda Bongo Auto Free Top 2.5 Turbo Diesel

Picture of the left front quarter of Mazda Bongo auto free top 2.5 TD for sale roof up

***SOLD*** Cheap project alert! This Bongo needs repair work and is priced accordingly. It is a 1995 M reg Mazda Bongo Auto Free Top 2.5 turbo diesel, 2WD. Please read the main advert! This is a 1995 Mazda Bongo 2.5…

Question: best engine oil for Japanese cars?

Picture: which of these is the best engine oil for japanese cars

Quite often I see people ask “What oil should I use for my……..[insert name of imported Japanese car]?  This post is my attempt to answer the “what’s the best engine oil for Japanese cars?” question, on a general level.   I’m not…

Japanese import towing weights

Picture of Toyota Alphard chassis plate to illustrate Japanese import towing weights

Why are Japanese import towing weights important? A lot of the popular vehicles being imported from Japan at the moment are large, with big engines and loads of torque.  These characteristics generally make for a good towing vehicle, but what…

Toyota Century Review

Picture of a Toyota Century at MegaWeb

Introducing the Toyota Century There is a little bit of me that would love to be a high end private hire driver. If this ever happens, the Toyota Century will be my car.  Daydreaming aside, the Toyota Century (model ID…

2013 Mazda 2 TS 5 door

Picture of a Mazda 2 TS for sale

**SOLD** This gleaming black Mazda 2 is a late 2013 (63 plate), one owner car.  It is a 1.3 litre TS model with 5 doors and air conditioning.  The odometer shows just under 46,000 miles.  It has recently been serviced…

2011 Honda Jazz 1.4 ES

Picture of Honda Jazz for sale front right quarter

**SOLD** Full Honda service history and long MOT: a fantastic example of the superb Honda Jazz, finished in Milano Red. 62,300 miles. This car has the more powerful 1.4 litre i-VTEC engine and is a facelift model in ES trim.  Comes…

2003 Toyota Alphard 2.4 AS

Picture of a 2003 Toyota Alphard 2.4 AS for sale

**Now sold** This is a stunning example of a Toyota Alphard with the 2.4 litre 4 cylinder engine and automatic transmission. It has just over 53k miles and is a fresh import from Japan.  It is finished in gleaming pearlescent…