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by metaxa44
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Cheaper alternative to costar-bluestar?
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Cheaper alternative to costar-bluestar?

Anybody find a Cheaper alternative to costar-bluestar mod?
Love to use my cell bluetooth with the existing system ..
by metaxa44
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: caliper cover mod..
Replies: 3
Views: 66

Re: caliper cover mod..

Less time , no mess..
Just wonder if the caliper might over heat with cover on..
by metaxa44
Sun Sep 23, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: brake caliper covers
Replies: 0
Views: 32

brake caliper covers

Anybody installed brake caliper covers?
by metaxa44
Sun Sep 23, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: caliper cover mod..
Replies: 3
Views: 66

caliper cover mod..

Anybody installed a brake caliper cover ?
Looks like an easy install and looks good..
by metaxa44
Sun May 07, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09 vibe wiper only works on high speed..
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Re: 09 vibe wiper only works on high speed..

Hello MacGyver , Finally it is warm enough and I toke the switch apart it seems to be fine.. By the way it is a easy job , now I am thinking to upgrade it to a better one.. Than I had the connections tested at the motor ... It is most likely the wiper motor it self is the problem... At high speed is...
by metaxa44
Thu Apr 27, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: factory radio not loud enough
Replies: 1
Views: 294

factory radio not loud enough

Hello, is there anyway to make my factory radio louder ?
Compare to my wife's car or my old Caravan it is just not loud enough..
I do not want to put a new unit in ...

Thanks..
by metaxa44
Thu Mar 02, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09 vibe wiper only works on high speed..
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Re: 09 vibe wiper only works on high speed..

Hi MacGyver, Thanks for the reply , when the weather warms up a little I will take the arm and cover off to see the wiper motor... See if it just the connection or the motor it self.. Can I test the plug with the volt meter to see for power in the different setting ??? That would tell me if it is th...
by metaxa44
Wed Mar 01, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09 vibe wiper only works on high speed..
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

09 vibe wiper only works on high speed..

Hello,
How do I troubleshoot front wiper problem???
Where is the relay for the wiper on the 09 Vibe?
I do not mind buying a new wiper motor I just want to be sure it is the problem???

Anyone had this problem?

Thanks..
by metaxa44
Sun Nov 06, 2016 3:36 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Driver side front boot is gone..
Replies: 2
Views: 2019

Driver side front boot is gone..

I just switched my tires for the winter and noticed the driver side boot is gone..
Can I get a boot on with out dropping the shocks??

Thanks ...
by metaxa44
Wed Oct 05, 2016 6:59 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Opinion pol..
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Re: Opinion pol..

Never tough about full window ..
It might look cool that way , but than it would be more of a station wagon look..
Would loose the sportiness..
I do not know about what makes it a crossover , to me it is a sporty hatchback...
by metaxa44
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:27 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Opinion pol..
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Re: Opinion pol..

Yes I feel the same way..
The window is useless really , and yes the car would look sportier..
Wonder if anybody covered it yet???
by metaxa44
Mon Oct 03, 2016 8:16 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Opinion pol..
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Opinion pol..

I wonder if the 09/10 Vibe would look better with out the rear side window..
What do You think???

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by metaxa44
Wed Sep 28, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09/10 radio knob..
Replies: 3
Views: 653

Re: 09/10 radio knob..

Thanks Guys..
That was too simple , just got it from the local dealer $13..
Shaved the lip off and done..
by metaxa44
Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:07 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09/10 radio knob..
Replies: 3
Views: 653

09/10 radio knob..

Where is the cheapest to get a new radio knob , or is there a alternative knob witch fit the radio???
by metaxa44
Wed Aug 12, 2015 4:45 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09 fog light lence broken..
Replies: 2
Views: 1998

Re: 09 fog light lence broken..

Sorry LENS LOL...
by metaxa44
Tue Aug 11, 2015 2:12 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: 09 fog light lence broken..
Replies: 2
Views: 1998

09 fog light lence broken..

Where can I find replacement lence for my 2009 vibe???
by metaxa44
Mon Apr 27, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Funny noise when turning off engine..
Replies: 3
Views: 675

Re: Funny noise when turning off engine..

I did check the air filter box , and everything looks fine..
by metaxa44
Sun Apr 26, 2015 4:34 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Funny noise when turning off engine..
Replies: 3
Views: 675

Funny noise when turning off engine..

After i changed air filter a month ego i been hearing this funny noise when turning off engine..
Sounds like a big sigh, or air gargling ..
by metaxa44
Thu Apr 23, 2015 11:17 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Widest 16" tires..
Replies: 3
Views: 559

Re: Widest 16" tires..

I will need tires at the end of this summer so,I just wanted to make the car look a little more muscular...
by metaxa44
Wed Apr 22, 2015 5:24 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Widest 16" tires..
Replies: 3
Views: 559

Widest 16" tires..

What is the widest I can go on the 16" tire ,with out changing the recomended diameter of the tire??
by metaxa44
Sat Feb 21, 2015 4:55 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Price of a new key for 09 Vibe ...
Replies: 8
Views: 1023

Re: Price of a new key for 09 Vibe ...

Yeah rust proofing is a good thing .. I use Krown , but I only do it for the first 4 years... I got the key done , but the funny thing is on the phone they quoted me $80 for the key and $60 to program it and when I went to the dealer two weeks later they said $100 for programing.. I told them what w...
by metaxa44
Tue Feb 17, 2015 7:42 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: It is very cold ...
Replies: 2
Views: 661

Re: It is very cold ...

Hi Jay,

After that episode everything back to normal...
It must have been that real cold night..
Anyways I can hardly wait for warm weather...

I am actually surprised what You said , I figured the the Diesel Jetta is way better car than the Vibe...
by metaxa44
Fri Feb 13, 2015 10:52 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: It is very cold ...
Replies: 2
Views: 661

It is very cold ...

This morning it was - 25 C in Markham..The The car started ok , but my check engine light, the vehicle stability control light and the traction control system light all came on simultaneously and stayed on. When I left from work this afternoon everything back to normal... Never happened before, wond...
by metaxa44
Sun Jan 25, 2015 4:56 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 2009 Vibe bug deflector for sale...
Replies: 0
Views: 654

2009 Vibe bug deflector for sale...

Bug deflector for sale , fits 09, 10 Vibe..
by metaxa44
Sun Jan 25, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 2009 base rear spoiler for sale..
Replies: 0
Views: 568

2009 base rear spoiler for sale..

Spoiler for sale from a red 09 base Vibe...
by metaxa44
Wed Jan 07, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Price of a new key for 09 Vibe ...
Replies: 8
Views: 1023

Price of a new key for 09 Vibe ...

I had to get one new key for my Vibe and it cost me $145 with tax included in my local Chevy dealer ..
I could have done it from Kijiji for a $100 , but figured if there is a problem the dealer will be a safer bet...
Was $145 too much or reasonable price???
by metaxa44
Sun Dec 21, 2014 7:43 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Mixing different brand of motor oils..
Replies: 10
Views: 838

Re: Mixing different brand of motor oils..

Thanks...
by metaxa44
Sat Dec 20, 2014 10:16 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Mixing different brand of motor oils..
Replies: 10
Views: 838

Mixing different brand of motor oils..

Can you mix different brand motor oils ???
by metaxa44
Sun Oct 26, 2014 10:35 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: New member from Manitoba
Replies: 9
Views: 890

Re: New member from Manitoba

Wellcome to GenVibe , good luck with your car...
Your Vibe looks nice..
Looks like You like to tinker with cars ,You did a great job on your truck too..
by metaxa44
Thu Oct 23, 2014 3:57 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Painting roof rack...
Replies: 6
Views: 811

Re: Painting roof rack...

Thanks Vibenvy,

I like the spoiler on it too..
I parked beside another red Vibe the other day , and could not stand not taking a picture..LOL...
by metaxa44
Sun Oct 12, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: profile picture or avatar?
Replies: 4
Views: 765

Re: profile picture or avatar?

Hi Joatmon,

I do not get it ..
I tryed and I got a picture sized so it works , but the quality of the picture sucks..
What Am I doing wrong??
See What You think , Your job looks sharper..
I like the one with both of my cars together , but I think it is so small nobody can see it..
by metaxa44
Sat Oct 11, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: profile picture or avatar?
Replies: 4
Views: 765

Re: profile picture or avatar?

Thanks Joatmon for the good explanation...
I will try it again..
My bigest problem is really to srink the picture to the right size , and I cannot even put the old one back...

Anyways thanks again and I will try again..
by metaxa44
Fri Oct 10, 2014 10:06 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: profile picture or avatar?
Replies: 4
Views: 765

profile picture or avatar?

I wanted to change my picture on my profile , i deleted my old one and not able to upload the new picture...
I do not remember how it goes..
can someone help me out???
by metaxa44
Fri Oct 10, 2014 9:28 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Painting roof rack...
Replies: 6
Views: 811

Re: Painting roof rack...

And here we go ,spoiler installed and I like it...
The job is a piece of cake....
i think the roof rack looks fine too..
by metaxa44
Thu Oct 09, 2014 6:37 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: immobilizer
Replies: 3
Views: 349

Re: immobilizer

I know I am going to be killed for this , but maybe it is a Diet Vibe ???
Makes You work out before You drive away???

Just kidding , sorry...
by metaxa44
Thu Oct 09, 2014 5:39 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Painting roof rack...
Replies: 6
Views: 811

Re: Painting roof rack...

Hi tpollauf , Thanks for the replay... You right , now I remember when I bought my car I had to order the roof rack extra.. I like roof racks , because sometimes I use it to carry pipes or step ladder on it... Anyways I got my spoiler on Tuesday and putting it on tomorrow morning with one of my Corv...
by metaxa44
Mon Oct 06, 2014 2:02 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Painting roof rack...
Replies: 6
Views: 811

Re: Painting roof rack...

?????
by metaxa44
Mon Oct 06, 2014 12:39 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???
Replies: 8
Views: 1310

Re: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???

Thanks , 1967..
by metaxa44
Sun Oct 05, 2014 5:50 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???
Replies: 8
Views: 1310

Re: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???

Wow nice photoshop job Blanco , I just ordered the Gt spoiler too.
You think You could do a painted black roof rack on my car???

Thanks...
by metaxa44
Sun Oct 05, 2014 4:08 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Painting roof rack...
Replies: 6
Views: 811

Painting roof rack...

I just ordered a Gt spoiler for my 09 base ..
I am thinking to take the roof racks off and paint them black too..
Anybody painted there roof racks , any pictures ???
Anybody ever take them off , instruction how to do it ???

Thanks...
by metaxa44
Fri Sep 05, 2014 6:13 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: jacking up one side of the car..
Replies: 1
Views: 896

jacking up one side of the car..

can You jack up the car in the middle so both tires could be in the air on one side???
by metaxa44
Mon Sep 01, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???
Replies: 8
Views: 1310

Re: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???

Yeah it looks little off, but what if keep the bottom lip red..
by metaxa44
Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:49 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???
Replies: 8
Views: 1310

Re: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???

What do You think ???
by metaxa44
Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:47 am
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Carbon fiber wrap on front end???
Replies: 8
Views: 1310

Carbon fiber wrap on front end???

I am thinking to wrap the front of the car...
Carbonfibre on hood and bumper..
Anybody done this???
by metaxa44
Sat Jun 07, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: 09-10 Vibe Rear Bumper Protector (Bushwacker vs. Toyota OEM)
Replies: 2
Views: 978

Re: 09-10 Vibe Rear Bumper Protector (Bushwacker vs. Toyota

Hi,
How did the Toyota bumper cover fit???Does it looks nice???
Why not getting Vibe one from GM??

Thanks...
by metaxa44
Wed May 07, 2014 4:23 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: Struts bar on 09 base...
Replies: 5
Views: 771

Re: Struts bar on 09 base...

Thanks guys...
by metaxa44
Wed Apr 30, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: Struts bar on 09 base...
Replies: 5
Views: 771

Re: Struts bar on 09 base...

Thanks KITT..
by metaxa44
Tue Apr 29, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: Struts bar on 09 base...
Replies: 5
Views: 771

Struts bar on 09 base...

Hi, Is it a good improvement to intall a struts bar on a 09 base 1.8L Vibe ??? Should I do the brear one too??? Is it possible to do it with out removing winshield wiper assy ??? What makes are reccomended??? Where is a good place to get it ??? I am on Ontario so would be nice to know a supplyer up ...
by metaxa44
Sun Apr 20, 2014 5:43 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Rattle Can Painted Hitch and Roof Bars
Replies: 7
Views: 825

Re: Rattle Can Painted Hitch and Roof Bars

Looks cool with the black rack , but love to see a pick on how the original look in black...
I was thinking to paint mine black too...
by metaxa44
Sun Apr 20, 2014 1:51 pm
Forum: Canada - Ontario
Topic: Ontario Roll Call
Replies: 98
Views: 20568

Re: Ontario Roll Call

2009 red base in Markham...

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