I feel the question is on-topic, and should be allowed, but I am not willing to simply reverse another mods decision without some input from him and or the community.
The faq states
What kind of questions can I ask here?
Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair -
Stack Exchange is for mechanics and
DIY-enthusiast owners of cars, trucks,
which could stand to be more specific, but based on the current faq would be a valid question.
The faq also states
What kind of questions should I not
You should only ask practical,
answerable questions based on actual
problems that you face. Chatty,
open-ended questions diminish the
usefulness of our site and push other
questions off the front page.
The question also passes these requirements as well
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