Auto Maintenance

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How to Replace a Vapor Canister Purge Valve

It's an integral part of the EVAP system.

Easy Tips and Tools for Cutting an Exhaust Pipe at Home

You can do this safely with the right equipment.

7 Signs of a Bad Clutch Master Cylinder

Look for these key indicators.

Symptoms of an Exhaust Leak in Your Car Engine

Strange smells, smoke, or liquid can indicate danger.

What Is a PCV Valve and How Do You Replace One?

It's also known as a crankcase breather.

How to Adjust a Vehicle’s Shift Linkage

You might have to adjust your shift cables.

What to Do When the Coolant Reservoir is Overflowing or Damaged

If it's just a cracked container, you can fix it yourself.

How to Repair and Replace a Clutch Master Cylinder

A faulty clutch cylinder is a safety issue.

Common Electric Car Maintenance Issues

They don't need gas, but they still take TLC.

Low Clutch Fluid Symptoms

Checking for low clutch fluid with a dipstick is easy; however, there are other signs of low fluid you might see while driving.

How to Install Truck Body Repair Panels

It's an expensive repair in a shop.

How to Remove and Repair Auto Body Rust

Auto body rust can cause permanent damage to the bodywork.

How to Repair a Bent or Dented Chrome Bumper

Save money instead of getting a replacement.

How to Install a Relay with HID Headlights

You may be tempted to use an automotive electrician but you can DIY it.

How Long Do Glow Plugs Last in a Diesel Car?

Do you know when you need to replace the glow plugs in your car…and if they’re already due?

4 Warning Signs of a Bad Oil Pressure Sending Unit

A bad oil pressure sending unit will give false oil pressure readings. Learn what to check for so you know what to repair.

How Effective Are Head Gasket Sealers?

Engine block sealer can be an affordable temporary fix.

How to Pick Automatic Car Door Locks

If you've ever locked your keys in your car you should know.

5 Signs of a Faulty Cold Start Injector

Check these if you're having trouble starting in the cold.

5 Signs of a Bad Transmission Pump

Ignoring these can get expensive fast.

How to Install a Bumper Winch

Whatever type of vehicle you drive, if you go off-road you need a bumper winch.

How to Remove and Replace a Crankshaft Pulley

With the right tools, you can do this in an hour or two.