My new car (collecting soon) doesn't come with the tinted windows at the passengers seats.

I intend to get it done.

But is it advisable to get it tinted?

The reason I ask is my PI said bet...

19 Mar 2007
Evan Tinted as in solar film? Usually the workmanship is pretty good. If there are still bubbles or uneveness after about 5 days, the workshop should give you the assurance that you can return to have i...
19 Mar 2007
ztcc78 its 70% front 50% driver & 30% rear visibilty..
so you just tell shop 30,50,70 tinted they shld knw
20 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by Char:
People apply solar film for heat rejection and/or privacy. Tinting is acceptable if it is done within LTA requirements. Something like 70% front and 30% rear visibi...
21 Mar 2007
tatoo Bro,

Look for Trent at Tinsy cool...he is the owner.

Prices are good and quality is also good.

Ger@
21 Mar 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by NewCarDriver:
But is it advisable to get it tinted?

As there maybe some areas that you will see uneven.

Is all the tinting jobs done by workshop really not up to q...
22 Mar 2007
Maroon9 alot of new cars now comes with solar film when delivered wad..
vKool will be a reliable brand
23 Mar 2007
PRODRIVER Pls dun have ur solar films installed at SILENT.... Their workmanship..erm...is not professional at all..(no offense).. I heard Llumar solar films r good & also some singapore police cars have Llum...
25 Mar 2007
The last round for Feb COE price is S$5k plus but now the 1st March COE has gone up to above average at S$12k plus. Many were expecting it to be S$8 to S$10k but...

Do you think that COE price w...

9 Mar 2007
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by NewCarDriver:
The last round for Feb COE price is S$5k plus but now the 1st March COE has gone up to above average at S$12k plus. Many were expecting it to be S$8 to S$10...
9 Mar 2007
neutral The rise is becos of many bookings due to the sudden drop of COE to S$5K and announcement of reduced COE. I think it will maintain for a while before it will drop again.

See how it goes in 3 mon...
9 Mar 2007
bkgtoyotaaxio Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
The rise is becos of many bookings due to the sudden drop of COE to S$5K and announcement of reduced COE. I think it will maintain for a while before it will dro...
9 Mar 2007
ztcc78 Quote:
"Formerly posted by bkgtoyotaaxio:
just spoke to sales person...alamak .. he says coe latest bidding 12602 ... mati la I the otherday for axio was 5K .. now maybe have to pay like 9-10k....p...
9 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver First, clap your hands twice, then put them in a praying position, then stamp your right feet three times, and look up at the sky! You should slowly make some numbers, which will be the COE for nex...
10 Mar 2007
steven_VW Quote:
"Formerly posted by NewCarDriver:

Do you think that COE price will go up again or maintain at this rate? or maybe will come down a bit?

"

Will COE go up? Very good question. It...
10 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by steven_VW:
[QUOTE]Formerly posted by NewCarDriver:


COE, like stocks market, its very unpredictive. Simple reason, when you see COE is freaking low then you go in, yo...
21 Mar 2007
steven_VW I think the ultimate winner is the garment.

Why? because when they annouce less COE quota, the COE price shoot up like today's 21 March 2007.

But if you calculate the amount they made from th...
21 Mar 2007
NothingToDo Sure go up one.... maybe until 18K ..... and stay and hover around for some time..... don't buy don't buy..... next round COE already confirm cut liao... don't buy lah....

But can U tahan or no...
23 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by NothingToDo:
Sure go up one.... maybe until 18K ..... and stay and hover around for some time..... don't buy don't buy..... afford... unless.... hmm.. "

So you are sa...
23 Mar 2007
Mitsubishi today announced plans to unveil the 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer at the Detroit auto show in January. Designed at Mitsubishi Motors studios in Europe and Japan, the Lancer sports sedan shares ...

13 Nov 2006
triggerpuff A photograph purportedly of the production 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer surfaced online yesterday on various online discussion forums, such as the NASIOC community. The car was apparently spotted somewhe...
15 Nov 2006
neutral What a waste, the picture is not so clear to see the real design.
16 Nov 2006
triggerpuff There were some computer generated ones, which reveals that the rear looks like the IS250's one. But we shall wait and see... more pictures and better quality ones expected to come out soon...
16 Nov 2006
accyt1978 the back looks abit like alfa romeo...
italian chic... hahaha
17 Nov 2006
mdhisham Very impressive from the outside & inside
You might want to view the clip here
22 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by mdhisham:
Very impressive from the outside & inside
You might want to view the clip here"

Impressive web site.

Yes, the rear looks like Alpha Romeo model many ma...
22 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver btw it's a 2.0 engine.
so not sure whether there's a 1.6 to fill up the Singapore market.

22 Mar 2007
mdhisham wish could own one in future
22 Mar 2007

7 Mar 2007
This is an open discussion for the news Is Your Latio Killing You?

"Environmental concerns these days have created such a big fuss. And when you zoom in on the details, it seems that drivers are n...

21 Mar 2007
azfar woah..if that's toxic, auto journos like me who test drive cars are at risk! considering we test drive different cars with different interiors, and we spend quite a fair bit of time inside the car....
28 Mar 2007
domino88 I remember my uncle always told me not to step into the car when it is hot under the sun. Open the doors to let some fresh air before it is safe to drive.

Older more toxic cars did not kill man...
28 Mar 2007
azfar but on another note, HOW COME NO MANUAL LATIO FOR OUR MARKET?!
28 Mar 2007
domino88 Maybe demand low due to our traffic condition. I've been driving manual cars till I get this Latio. Traffic jam is a killer.
28 Mar 2007
atht71 Quote:
"Formerly posted by domino88:
Maybe demand low due to our traffic condition. I've been driving manual cars till I get this Latio. Traffic jam is a killer."
Totally agree. Also same as you b...
29 Mar 2007
azfar looking at an auto for my next car too,actually..haha!
30 Mar 2007
i remember reading somewhere in tis forum, someone has lobang...juz wanna find out if its true that now have got to wait for a few months...

18 Mar 2007
Evan Wait lor. you buy now, then both we get at the same time!
19 Mar 2007
Skye I suspect some PIs actually have existing stock. Try calling them?
19 Mar 2007
missy Quote:
"Formerly posted by Eber:
Wait lor. you buy now, then both we get at the same time! "

hahaha sorry eber...i m not the one getting a new car...i still like my gd old ignis
19 Mar 2007
missy Quote:
"Formerly posted by Skye:
I suspect some PIs actually have existing stock. Try calling them?"

tats y i suspect the PI dealers in our forum might hv...so i asking now. been to two PIs...tw...
19 Mar 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by missy:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by Skye:
I suspect some PIs actually have existing stock. Try calling them?"

tats y i suspect the PI dealers in our forum might hv...so ...
22 Mar 2007
missy Quote:
"Formerly posted by NothingToDo:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by missy:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by Skye:
I suspect some PIs actually have existing stock. Try calling them?"

tats y i suspect th...
23 Mar 2007
NothingToDo :mad1:

Try this link, most if not all PI listed here.

http://www.???.com/new_cars/honda.php
23 Mar 2007
CarExpert73 You can try calling BHP Motors to enquire. he is my friend, I saw a stream over at his place when i went last evening. hope this helps.

derrick 9221 1119
26 Mar 2007
missy oh oh...too late...bot liao...collection mid april...
why din u come in earlier
26 Mar 2007
CarExpert73 Quote:
"Formerly posted by missy:
oh oh...too late...bot liao...collection mid april...
why din u come in earlier "

oh, im new in this forum n moreover i dun have time til i got chicken pox lat...
30 Mar 2007
Hi guys, new to the forum and need views on these 3 cars on regards to their FC, pricing and drive

would appreciate anything.. Smile

my main concern is FC though, don't wanna waste so much mo...

18 Mar 2007
iNDS bro go for "Latio"
they have wat u wanted gd price,gd FC,gd space...bla bla bla....
19 Mar 2007
akira Hi, have driven all 3 cars. The VTEC engine in the City and airwave is the same engine, and note that it's a VTEC and not a 'i-VTEC' engine. Meaning, it's still the raw VTEC of yester-year, very mu...
19 Mar 2007
ralliart99 Quote:
"Formerly posted by akira:
Hi, have driven all 3 cars. The VTEC engine in the City and airwave is the same engine, and note that it's a VTEC and not a 'i-VTEC' engine. Meaning, it's still th...
19 Mar 2007
akira Welcome bro, just hope u get the ride u really like
19 Mar 2007
atht71 I things good about Tan Chong workshop. If they did not do a good job you can complian and complian way up to the head of dept and they will service you like king giving you replacement car and suc...
19 Mar 2007
domino88 Tan Chong indeed gives good service. Most people that do not know much technical stuff will complain Tan Chong took too long to service the car.

Firstly you need time for the engine to cool dow...
20 Mar 2007
ralliart99 having heard so much about tan chong motors gd servicing reputation

how much is the sports latio auto going for ?

if i have a nissan sunny for trade, will they give me better trade in pric...
20 Mar 2007
atht71 I think best for you to go down Tan Chong for the new price. The Price had been going up and down recently all because of the unstable COE. I Book my Latio Basic Nov 2006 and it was like $51k and P...
21 Mar 2007
Skye Quote:
"Formerly posted by ralliart99:
having heard so much about tan chong motors gd servicing reputation

how much is the sports latio auto going for ?

if i have a nissan sunny for trade,...
21 Mar 2007
domino88 If you like Latio and want a good trade-in price for your Sunny, just PM me. I can recommend you the sales consultant and used-car dealer at the same time.

If you want to consider Honda Airway...
21 Mar 2007
Hi,

anybody know if it is true that Honda will be producing this and if it is coming to Singapore??

16 Mar 2007
neutral The last time I checked on the Honda website, looks like they are phasing out the 1.7. The models available now are 2.0 i-VTEC and 2.4 i-VTEC. Not sure about the 1.8 version.

Perhaps a drop by t...
17 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver 3 persons sitting in the 1st row looks unique and feels warming.

The gear handle at the steering reminds me when my dad drove me around with his Ford Escort in the good old days - about 30 to 40...
17 Mar 2007
geek Saw the Edix at a PI showroom. Love the space and seating arrangements. SE said no 1.8, only the 1.7 and 2.0 available in SG.
Any bros driving the 1.7?? Heard the engine is loud and underpower.
W...
22 Mar 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by geek:
Saw the Edix at a PI showroom. Love the space and seating arrangements. SE said no 1.8, only the 1.7 and 2.0 available in SG.
Any bros driving the 1.7?? Heard the ...
23 Mar 2007
neutral I am driving the 1.7 Edix. The engine is loud initially that's why making the driver not to rev hard. If you rev like normal car, around 3000rpm, it should give you the power...if you rev it higher...
23 Mar 2007
Hi Guys,

need your expert advise. Which car should i consider? Any gd agt to recommend for FIT? What is the basic package (Acessories) i should look?
Any others i can ask for?

11 Feb 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by domino88:
Since this is your first car, do consider to buy from authorized agent.

Avoid this PI: "P_ _ _ _ _ _e" as my friend booked an Airway from them and they delay...
28 Feb 2007
toms Quote:
"Formerly posted by krazyguy_08:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig:
though i don't usually recommend(afterall, i'm helping them with free referals and i don't benefit), nevertheless here g...
8 Mar 2007
kittymeow Quote:
"Formerly posted by krazyguy_08:
Hi Guys,

need your expert advise. Which car should i consider? Any gd agt to recommend for FIT? What is the basic package (Acessories) i should look?
An...
8 Mar 2007
atht71 I always wanted to own a Honda. But all those Honda I want is bigger than my wallet .... still hoping to own a Honda in future ....
16 Mar 2007
domino88 The only Honda I've driven longer than test driving are City and Civic from the driving center. They are pretty good engineering work.

The Civic Type-R has got good overall reviews except for s...
16 Mar 2007
krazyguy_08 Guys, thanks for your valuable comments, will be going over to Agent rather than PI due to inexperenices lah. Any advise that i should look out or squeeze from the Agent.
17 Mar 2007
Skye Quote:
"Formerly posted by krazyguy_08:
Guys, thanks for your valuable comments, will be going over to Agent rather than PI due to inexperenices lah. Any advise that i should look out or squeeze f...
17 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by krazyguy_08:
Guys, thanks for your valuable comments, will be going over to Agent rather than PI due to inexperenices lah. Any advise that i should look out or squeeze f...
17 Mar 2007
kittymeow Jazz is a lovely car to drive around, versatile machine, FC is good, meow really missed it!! but if 1st time buyer and young driver, be prepared, insurance is the killer
19 Mar 2007
Dear all

I am buying my first car, and i reckon it to be a Toyota Auto Car.
Am 29 now.

1) May i know how much would my first year insurance be? Does it make a difference which insurer i bu...

5 Feb 2007
Hi. i'm new here. Anyone wanna group purchase Avante to get better freebies?

So far i've test drive toyota Axio and the rest. When my friend introduce me to Avante, I would instancely told him t...

27 Feb 2007
Interior:
1. Master lock, individual lock, child lock
2. Window lock, power windows (at driver side and at individual side)
3. Electric mirrors
4. Headlight switch, signal switch, high beam...

12 Dec 2004
Think i'm going to write a long story. or seek help from CASE or any kind soul who can offer advice on this matter. Sorry for my sub standard english

Went to Komoco showroom on sunday intending...

14 Feb 2007
steven_VW Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Steven, you should come here more often to render your professional assistance.



"

aiya, nothing lah, I also don't know everything one. some questio...
8 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Quote:
"Formerly posted by Hwheel:
Think i'm going to write a long story. or seek help from CASE or any kind soul who can offer advice on this matter. Sorry for my sub standard english

Confused...
10 Mar 2007
Hwheel Quote:
"Formerly posted by NewCarDriver:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by Hwheel:
Think i'm going to write a long story. or seek help from CASE or any kind soul who can offer advice on this matter. Sorr...
10 Mar 2007
Yo guys i need some help...
Looking for a car budget abt 50k..
can fit in 5 adults..
hopefully fc is good (if not nvm)

anyone can help?

2 Feb 2007
royloh2001 I'm considering Avante. Interested in group buy? Last week, Avante is priced at $53000. This week, they increasd to $55000 (with sunroof).

Engine is good. 120HP. about the same as civic.
Fuel c...
4 Mar 2007
NewCarDriver Why don't you consider Belta?
Quite good looking.
Made in Jeeppoon.
Will be getting popular in Singapore.
6 Mar 2007
royloh2001 I've seen Belta. Quite nice. But under powered. The price is about $55000 to $60000. rather high for a 1.3 car.
6 Mar 2007
triggerpuff All the Amazing Race contestants were driving the Belta in the show aired last night.
6 Mar 2007
Evan Quote:
"Formerly posted by royloh2001:
I've seen Belta. Quite nice. But under powered. The price is about $55000 to $60000. rather high for a 1.3 car."

hmm.. 55k for 1.3l is really on the high s...
6 Mar 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by royloh2001:
I've seen Belta. Quite nice. But under powered. The price is about $55000 to $60000. rather high for a 1.3 car."

My personnal view of Belta is for better F...
7 Mar 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by stinkray:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by devil1158:
How abt proton Satria?
any feedback?"

Bro,

Your budget is around $50+....can get reasonably good car.

IMHO :
L...
7 Mar 2007
mojo The Latio sports now come in a base version, without the bells and whistles, so it's only like 57,500. Sporty looks, huge leg room thanks to the extended wheel base. And you know when it comes to t...
16 Mar 2007
geek Agree, Shlphy does consume more FC because of its heavier body. An associate state it at abt 10 to 11 km/ltr. If FC is secondary consideration, this will be a good choice.

To squeeze 5 comfortab...
16 Mar 2007
royloh2001 Yo guys,

Sorry to interupt. Just asking if anyone interested in group buy Avante. I've a few in my group now. The more i have, the easier to bargain.

Although it's a Korean car but they have ...
21 Mar 2007
I'm very fortunate to try out the all New Corolla Axio 2007 (just launched in Japan) in Singapore.

I've rented this new car for entire 7 days for the CNY period and feel enjoyable on every minut...

25 Feb 2007
neutral Hi NewCarDriver, Thanks for the reviews. This is indeed good info for all car lovers. However may we request for your assistance to put it in the review section of this car?

http://www.oneshif...
26 Feb 2007
NewCarDriver Done so. BTW, I've just booked this car.
28 Feb 2007
iNDS Quote:
"Formerly posted by NewCarDriver:
I'm very fortunate to try out the all New Corolla Axio 2007 (just launched in Japan) in Singapore.

I've rented this new car for entire 7 days for the CNY...
3 Mar 2007
neutral Congrats brothers!! Hope to meet up with you guys when you get your rides.
3 Mar 2007
Hi. I planing to get a car but can't decide on the following car: Vios, Atlis, Latio, and Lancer. Can you guys help to provide some advice? I am looking at car with good Fuel Consumption. Was La...

15 Feb 2006
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by ztcc78:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by Ranchu:
jus test drive the Vios. Good. Can anyone tell be the difference for HUGO Optik and V-Kool? the sales guy offer me a V-kool (...
11 Sep 2007

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