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Scraped Bumper? You Can Fix that!

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

Check out how we repaired this plastic bumper for less than $100. It was torn, scratched and had multiple holes in it. The result was a superb value for the cash outlay.



Getting a Tahoe V8 Distributor Right

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

There are many steps in installing a new distributor, but you can do it easily at home with the right guidance and careful planning.



Can You Use ATF in a Manual Transmission?

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

Can you use automatic transmission fluid in a manual transmission? A Ford pickup owner asks, and here is the answer for what is recommended and why.



How To Replace an In-Tank Fuel Pump

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

A bad fuel pump can cause all kinds of problems in your engine. Replace your in-tank fuel pump easily and save big money. This step by step will help you out.



Where Can I Find the Fuses in My Volkswagen...

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

This is a fuse location map with amperage and other important information about fuses for your Volkswagen Jetta 1999 and newer. It shows things like brake lights, headlights, turn signals, etc.



Terms and Definitions Used in Auto Electrics

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

It's important to be familiar with the jargon of electrical systems before you dive in with your test light. Here are some of the most commonly referred to terms to help you understand automotive electrical systems and continue to learn and troubleshoot problems.



My Engine is Hissing

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

If your engine is making a hissing sound that you feel is abnormal, a careful inspection can help figure out the cause. Don't wait until it's too late.



Cheap Tools You Need!

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

You won't realize how useful one of these under $25 tools can be until you need it. Six tools every DIY mechanic should own for working on your car.



How to Winterize Your Car or Truck

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

If your car will be sitting out the winter months, be sure your fuel system doesn't get gummed up by giving it a proper once over before you put it into storage. Ethanol pumped fuel can do real damage to your engine in just a few months.



How to Add Brake Fluid

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

There are a few tips you need to know before you check your brake fluid or add a little to the top. Your brakes are sensitive and you could screw things up if you aren't careful. Don't skimp on the maintenance side of your brakes. We'll help make it easy.



How To Check Your Coolant Mixture Percentage

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

Keeping a proper coolant mixture is vital to your car's health. Antifreeze should be close to 50 percent mixture. You can test your coolant mixture easily with an inexpensive coolant mixture tester that can be bought at any auto parts store.



What is a Line Wrench?

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

What is a line wrench? It's a very handy tool when you are working with fuel lines, brake lines, or any other tight squeeze line situation.



How Does Fuel Injection Work?

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

It helps to understand fuel injection if you want to work on or just better understand how your car runs. Check out this description on what a fuel injection system is and does and you'll never be in the dark.



Car Won't Start - Bad Starter or Ignition Switch?

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

What is the cause when you replace the battery and your car still won't crank? How to troubleshoot between a bad starter and a bad ignition switch.



Troubleshooting Engine Misfires

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

Troubleshooting a misfire can be tough, but this checklist will help you narrow it down. Check it out, and save some money on diagnostics.



The Difference Between Snow Tires and Summer...

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

What is the difference between a snow tire and any other tire. Can I use my all season tires for winter? The snow tire vs all season tire debate shouldn't even be happening. Look at the difference between snow tires and regular tires and you'll see why you should put snow tires on your car if you live in a snowy climate.



Can I fix my front bumper?

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

The decision to repair your vehicle after an accident is tough. Keep these factors in mind to help you decide whether a home repair is right for you.



How Does a Diesel Engine Work and Why is it...

2016-12-08T11:01:28Z

Why is a diesel engine more efficient than an equivalent gasoline engine? What is a turbo diesel? There are a lot of physics in the answer to these questions, but I'll skip the high tech talk and give you the quick and easy explanations. It's interesting!