Originally Posted by chromius
Sorry, you're right. What I meant to say, was that I went in to get it checked and fixed, and they told me all it required was a hug. So I hugged it, and the check engine light went out. They also gave me a free lolly pop.
Seriously though, hugging your car helps. If I even *say* something bad about my car in earshot it screws up. I say nothing but good things and it treats me well.
If I sit in the garage and smile at it for a while, the next days ride is always amazing.