2016-12-08T11:01:28ZCheck 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZThere are many steps in installing a new distributor, but you can do it easily at home with the right guidance and careful planning.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZCan 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZA 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZThis 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZIt'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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZIf 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZYou 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZIf 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZThere 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZKeeping 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZWhat 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZIt 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZWhat 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZTroubleshooting a misfire can be tough, but this checklist will help you narrow it down. Check it out, and save some money on diagnostics.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZWhat 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZThe 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.
2016-12-08T11:01:28ZWhy 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!