Ask Ronny | Ronny's Garage

In addition to his shop services, Ronny's Garage owner Ronny Shaver assists luxury classic and collectible automobile owners with technical answers covering their pre-war and post-war era cars. As the Technical Chairperson of the Rolls-Royce Owners' Club of Southern California, many Rolls-Royce and Bentley owners rely on Ronny for service, repairs, restoration and advice about their "Proper Motor Cars" (PMC's).

If you have a question about service, maintenance or restoring your classic luxury car, or just need some good advice, contact Ronny. Ronny also contributes articles for Rolls-Royce and Bentley owners, publishes informative, how-to videos, and articles of interest to buyers and sellers of fine and distinctive classic cars and luxury marque collectors such as those linked below.

Ask Ronny Articles

  1. My Bentley S3 Runs Poorly and Won't Start When Hot
  2. Why Can't I See My Silver Shadow Brake Fluid Levels?
  3. Are my brake pumps working?
  4. Technical Topics
  5. To Buy or Not to Buy?
  6. Why Does My Silver CloudII Engine Smoke and Knock Badly? part2
  7. Why Does My Silver CloudII Engine Smoke and Knock Badly? part1
  8. Where Is My Coolant Disappearing To?
  9. Where Should My Oil Pressure Gauge Indicate?
  10. Summer Time Blues Your Cooling System
  11. Should I Have My Car Painted How Much Will It Cost?
  12. Why Should I Pay For A Pre Purchase Inspection?
  13. Why Is My Steering So Difficult?
  14. Should I Convert My Car To A Convertible?
  15. How Do I Take Care Of My Leather Interior?
  16. To Restore Or Not To Restore
  17. Common Silver Spirit Spur Bentley8 Mulsanne Issues
  18. My 1965 Bentley Continental S3 Stinks While Running Will A Catalytic Converter Correct This?
  19. Where Can I Find The Vent Window Seals For My Silver Cloud or Bentley S?
  20. Where Can I Find Window Channeling For My 1939 Wraith?
  21. Common Silver Shadow And Corniche Issues
  22. How Do I Get The Side Moldings Off My Silver Cloud?
  23. Do My Silver Cloud Shocks Need Replacing?
  24. Why Does My Early Post war Car Overheat?
  25. Pre event Safety Checklist
  26. What Is A Brake Servo and How Does It Work?
  27. Why Does My Mineral Oil Hydraulic System Car Ride So Hard In The Rear?
  28. What Is The Bijur System and How Do I Use It?
  29. Common Silver Cloud Issues
  30. Common Silver Spirit Silver Spur Issues
  31. Why Is My 1985 Corniche So Hard To Start When Warm?
  32. Pre purchase Road Test
  33. Is Your Silver Cloud Wandering?

See Our Favorites for Restoration Project Examples.

See Our Video section for How-To Service Your Roll-Royce or Bentley Videos.

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