AUTOMOTIVE HELL 2
And while I think of it, I can recall my first car. A Ford Mercury. There wasn't much wrong with it. Though, several months later the regrooved tires fell apart while I was on the New Jersey Turnpike, and it was only then I discovered the jack wasn't...well, there were three parts, but none of the parts fit one another.
First lesson: check the trunk and see what's missing..