Driving Like This Will Destroy Your Car

  • Published: 25 May 2019
  • Driving Like This Will Destroy Your Car, DIY driving hack and car repair with auto mechanic Scotty Kilmer. Car life hacks. How to drive a car to make it last as long as possible. Car destroyed by driving only short distances. Why not to drive a car only short distances all the time. Driving tips and habits to make your car last. Car maintenance fails. Car advice. DIY car repair with Scotty Kilmer, an auto mechanic for the last 51 years.

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  • Scotty Kilmer
    Scotty Kilmer   4 weeks back

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    5. Ratcheting Wrench Set: https://amzn.to/2BQjj8A
    6. No Charging Required Car Jump Starter: https://amzn.to/2CthnUU
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    ⬇️ Things used in this video:
    1. Common Sense
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    • Scraplife 24/7
      Scraplife 24/7  3 weeks back

      drshrimp Puertorico all wheel drive Prius 🙄😱
      Too much stuff to go wrong

    • Scraplife 24/7
      Scraplife 24/7  3 weeks back

      Andrew Nunez wipe the area down with shop rags etc to determine the source area.
      Could be your mechanic didn’t really repair correctly

    • Scraplife 24/7
      Scraplife 24/7  3 weeks back

      Kam Alan 😱

    • Scraplife 24/7
      Scraplife 24/7  3 weeks back

      Scotty Kilmer top gear lost me long ago with the constant bashing of American made cars 🚗

    • Joshua Turner
      Joshua Turner  4 weeks back

      How do u feel about cars that don't have fuel filters now

  • Master flippa401
    Master flippa401  2 weeks back

    Me : I'm going to get a car wash

    Scotty: don't ,it can damage your engine 😭😂😂😂

    • Rodger Bruce
      Rodger Bruce  3 weeks back

      Video below yours guy blew engine in Toyota prius by using nitrous. I'm guessing. You don't recommend that :)

      • Alexander Zhukov
        Alexander Zhukov  3 weeks back

        White stuff on the oil cap is an emulsion of oil and engine coolant. Get the head gasket changed immediately!

        • Keith Bond
          Keith Bond  3 weeks back

          5:20 LOL.. I've said it before, I'll say it again.. The video editing is brilliant 🤣

          • Eddie Lombard
            Eddie Lombard  3 weeks back

            I have a 2008 Ford focus. I have a message coming up saying tire pressure sensor fault. What can I do to fix it?

            • James69
              James69  3 weeks back

              When you run the AC while driving, and the park your vehicle does it suppose to leak water underneath?

              • Lace King
                Lace King  3 weeks back

                Yep. No worries. That condensation is supposed to happen. If you're the nervous type, take a piece of plain white paper and set it on the water. Make sure the fluid is clear (or very close to it if you're parked on an oily surface) and that it isn't trans fluid, coolant, or oil. Water=100% normal (just like the water that drips from a window unit AC).

            • Gennymok Moku
              Gennymok Moku  3 weeks back

              Scotty please I need your advice in buying an suv infinity 37 or 50, Lexus GX and 4Runner 2010 , Mecedez ml 350 or 550 so which can I buy

              • Ricardo Rodrigues
                Ricardo Rodrigues  3 weeks back

                So do driving short distances destroy a car?

                • Trump Jong Un
                  Trump Jong Un  3 weeks back

                  Scotty's wife: "i go shopping, i take your Celica"

                  Scotty: "no you don't"

                  Wife: "but my Lexus is low on gas, why i can't take it?"

                  Scotty: "It will destroy my car"

                  Wife: "But..."

                  Scotty: "WALK !"

                  • Lalo Eastside
                    Lalo Eastside  3 weeks back

                    Me: Starts a brand new car still on the lot for a test drive
                    Scotty: Hear that sound, that's from seconds of wear and tear. It's gonna get worse. Let's go to the used car lot, they have a 94 Celica with only 250k miles.

                    • Charles Cox
                      Charles Cox  3 weeks back

                      I miss car talk. Your channel helps fill in that gap. If you pass away, who would you suggest I subscribe to for automotive tips and knowledge? If you are addressing to do so now, could you at least specify it in your will?

                      • Joshua Felty
                        Joshua Felty  3 weeks back

                        I am thankful that my 1998 Subaru Legacy wagon has a fuel filter under the hood. That was one of the first things I changed on the car and had 164000 miles 5 years ago now it's up to 204000 miles. I'm the second owner of the car and I'd also like to do a video on it but I just never got around to it

                        • Md.Mahbubul Islam
                          Md.Mahbubul Islam  3 weeks back

                          How's your thumb, Scotty?

                          • Luiso AR
                            Luiso AR  3 weeks back

                            Scotty you are right!
                            I rather use it than lose it! 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

                            • Saad Shaikh
                              Saad Shaikh  3 weeks back

                              Scotty, Can the whining noise be because of the conductor plate which mercedes used in their 722.6 transmissions


                              • Ajayi Kayode
                                Ajayi Kayode  3 weeks back

                                Grand Pa you doing a great Job there Sir. Much respect.

                                • Mike Smith
                                  Mike Smith  3 weeks back

                                  I don’t exercise anymore; just listening to this lunatic raises my heart rate as good as a 20 minute work out. What the hell is he taking? Love him btw!

                                  • Gaspar Ortega
                                    Gaspar Ortega  3 weeks back

                                    Great Info Scotty
                                    Wished you lived in Riverview Florida !

                                    • Jackson Roberts
                                      Jackson Roberts  3 weeks back

                                      what happened to your thumb

                                      • McDonald Trump
                                        McDonald Trump  3 weeks back

                                        4 cylinder Tacoma, a little weak but overall very reliable. Had for 9 or so years literally had 0 problems. Good truck.

                                        • MY A36 K23
                                          MY A36 K23  3 weeks back

                                          who tf asked if he still worked on cars smh

                                          • life sucks
                                            life sucks  3 weeks back

                                            0:56 my grand caravan did that just added power steering fluid good as new

                                            • Jim Stadler
                                              Jim Stadler  4 weeks back

                                              Have driven about 3 or 4 thousand miles a year in the past on synthetic oil, never got white buildup on the oil filler cap

                                              • Mark
                                                Mark  4 weeks back

                                                Charge LESS? Now that's different!

                                                • Xeuzst
                                                  Xeuzst  4 weeks back

                                                  Hi Scotty. Opel Corsa 2006 1.4 petrol 16V . When i turn on the car a rattling noise start coming out of the engine, the noise start dissapearing as the engine heats up but is always there. What could it be? Hydrolifters?

                                                  • Jesse
                                                    Jesse  4 weeks back

                                                    I have a whinning noise in the rear of my 97 mustang. Any ideas? It sounds like its coming from the gas tank

                                                    • Richard
                                                      Richard  4 weeks back

                                                      Scotty: Your car will destroy your wallet!

                                                      • Bryan
                                                        Bryan  4 weeks back

                                                        you the goat scotty

                                                        • cisco cipriano
                                                          cisco cipriano  4 weeks back

                                                          “Ill pick the 4 banger” 😂🤣💀

                                                          • Platypus Alex
                                                            Platypus Alex  4 weeks back

                                                            Hey Scotty I'm thinking about getting a 2002-4 lexus is300 with a manual transmission and 200,000 km. Would this be a better choice than the a is250 also with a manual transmission and 150k km. I've heard that they have gdi problems in the newer engines.

                                                            • james adams
                                                              james adams  4 weeks back

                                                              Hey I got a question. I have a 2000 Cadiliac deville Dhs. I replaced the fuel pump and the starter and replaced the radiator. But when I start my car it will shake. Then cut off. But after I restart the car. It starts right up and drives fine. What is going on. And it also tells me. Service electrical system.

                                                              • Twobarpsi
                                                                Twobarpsi  4 weeks back

                                                                1:05 Seals can whine????? I don't think so Scotty.

                                                                • rjskoko
                                                                  rjskoko  4 weeks back

                                                                  Another possible cause is a thermostat stuck open--the engine may not heat up enough to cause all the water to evaporate. If the vehicle never warms up or takes forever to warm up, check that out.

                                                                  • Matthew Ammendolia
                                                                    Matthew Ammendolia  4 weeks back

                                                                    I was curious about the fuel filter thing. Brought my dad’s 2012 Santa Fe to local Hyundai dealer and asked if we needed to change the fuel filter since it was at 135000 km and was never changed and the advisor said “no, since they’re in the fuel tank they should last the lifetime of the vehicle” ...

                                                                    • Third Star
                                                                      Third Star  4 weeks back

                                                                      Scotty! SELL THOSE PILLOWS

                                                                      • Alex Ulmen
                                                                        Alex Ulmen  4 weeks back

                                                                        Why would someone ask if Scotty still fixes cars?

                                                                        • Craig Sekowski
                                                                          Craig Sekowski  4 weeks back

                                                                          Love your show Scotty!!!

                                                                          • Jim Hill
                                                                            Jim Hill  4 weeks back

                                                                            What exactly does the title of this video have to do with the content???

                                                                            • king bibibear
                                                                              king bibibear  4 weeks back

                                                                              Get great credit, get a new car with a great warranty and trade it when it gets to around 44k miles, repeat because cars will always cost you money anyways, might as well keep them fresh.

                                                                              • David Gigac
                                                                                David Gigac  4 weeks back

                                                                                Love, love, love your videos...I have a friend, everytime he gets a new car I end up getting a new service manual...he can never remember "lefty loosey, righty tighty"...

                                                                                • HECKproductions
                                                                                  HECKproductions  4 weeks back

                                                                                  my 93 opel astra always had more fuel in it after driving in winter cause the fule warmed up and expanded

                                                                                  • Rafael
                                                                                    Rafael  4 weeks back

                                                                                    Do Diesel engines also suffer the same woes from driving short distances?

                                                                                    • ip man
                                                                                      ip man  4 weeks back

                                                                                      Scotty , you the man......!

                                                                                      • Chris Mausolf
                                                                                        Chris Mausolf  4 weeks back

                                                                                        I hate you.

                                                                                        • John Smith
                                                                                          John Smith  4 weeks back

                                                                                          Scotty, I love your videos... bur come on man, buy a 4 cylinder tacoma? Didn’t you just tell us not to get the 4 cylinder tacoma a few videos ago?

                                                                                          • Pedro Matias
                                                                                            Pedro Matias  4 weeks back

                                                                                            Scotty are you a veteran?

                                                                                            • Mop stick Entertainment

                                                                                              Hey Scotty I bout a bus pass for 2 bucks u think it's a good deal?