Questions tagged [scope]

How this site should be used; whether a given subject is on topic, etc.

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Trivia questions

Are trivia questions off topic? This newest question about BMW cruise control led me to wonder.
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Are automotive engineering question on-topic?

I wanted to ask "is there a technical reason why an electric vehicle could not be made with a manual transmission (stick-shift)?" - would this question be on-topic? This site feels like the closest ...
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Does this Question Pass Muster?

I'm looking at this question which asks us to find them a manual online. Should it be allowed on the site? My feeling is no, but I want your opinion.
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Are questions about the longevity of a particular make/model on topic?

I am considering purchasing a high mileage car and thought about asking if this particular make/model/year is generally known to last more than X miles. Would that type of question be on topic here?
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Can I ask about whether a solution is possible in car transmission?

I want to ask whether a given solution is possible or no, I don't have an issue with my car, I just to ask if a given solution to a theoretical problem is possible or no. Thanks
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Would it be off topic to ask about manufacturer's warrantees?

I'd like to post the following question, but I'm not sure if it would be considered off topic or not, so I'm putting it here first to see and if I get the thumbs up will post on main: I'm looking ...
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What is our stance on questions about asking about datasets?

What is our stance on questions about asking about datasets? Are they on-topic or off-topic? Example: Subject: Dataset of cars with required steering effort I am looking for a data set ...
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What is our stance on questions about asking about improving a motor vehicle?

What is our stance on questions about asking about improving a motor vehicle? Are they on-topic or off-topic? Example: Subject: Aside from tinting windows, is there any other way to protect a car ...
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Are questions about electrical scooters (e.g. M365) on-topic on this site?

I want to ask a question about the maintenance of an electrical scooter and I want to know if this is on-topic in this community. This is the closest community I could find to ask about this, that's ...
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Let's make a question template for repair-quote consultation

Motivation Many moons ago, I took my vehicle to the dealership to diagnose an electrical gremlin. They recommended a rather expensive repair - replace the fuel pump - which did not fix the issue at ...
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Can modifications be included in the title for this site?

I believe more viewers would be drawn to this site if you added modifications in the title. How is a decision like this made? Motor Vehicle Maintenance, Repair & Modifications. Are vehicle ...

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