General Car Repair

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What to Do If Someone Stole Your Hubcap

It's not a critical part, but you'll want to replace it.

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Blown Head Gasket Symptoms

Prevention is the best medicine.

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Best Products for a Quick, DIY Leather Seat Repair

A simple cleaning might be all you need.

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How to Fix a Tire with a Tire Patch

It's an inexpensive procedure, but you can do it yourself.

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Post Road Trip Maintenance—What to Check After a Long Drive

Stay ahead of potential danger or expensive repairs.

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Troubleshooting a Stuck Radiator Thermostat

There comes a time when your radiator thermostat fails and needs immediate attention.

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ABS Brake Repair: What to Do if the ABS Light Stays On

A light might have nothing to do with your car's ABS system.

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All about Brake Rotor Replacement

Don't put the brakes on this DIY repair.

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Tire Sidewall Repair Basics

Should you repair your tire's sidewall yourself?

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What Are the Different Types of Power Door Lock Actuators?

Power door lock actuators usually operate via key or keypad.

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Top 3 Causes for Engine Stalls

There are several situations in which an engine can stall.

A car engine
How to Replace an Engine Head

Get your head on straight with a few pointers.

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Transmission Belt Keeps Coming off Pulleys

When riding mowers grind to a halt, this might be the issue.

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Installing New Brake Pads and Rotors

Replacing worn-out pads is a safety priority.

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How to Repair a Blown Head Gasket

Repairs are a big job.

Brake pads.
How to Install Ceramic Brake Pads

Ceramic brake pads do well over time.

car Transmission
How to Find Transmission Repair Manuals Online

The Internet has made it easy to find repair manuals.

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How to Make a Car Kit

Collect these items to keep your car clean and functional.

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Brake Problems: How to Repair a Brake Pad Power Boost Unit

When it comes to brake problems you are going to want to take care of them as quickly as possible.

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Repair Radiator Hose: How to Replace a Radiator Hose Adaptor

Find the leak, repair the leak. That's easy.

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How to Do a Brake Line Repair

Brake lines can deteriorate in time, requiring you to do a brake line repair.

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Troubleshooting Squeaky Brakes

The sound of squeaky brakes can be very concerning.

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How to Repair or Replace a Water Outlet Cap

A water outlet cap is a piece that is found on a boat.

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How to Remove Front Disc Brakes

All cars manufactured in the last few decades have front disc brakes.

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How to Replace Rear Brake Shoes

Most cars use rear drum brakes, which are operated by rear brake shoes.

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Comparison: OBDI and OBDII Explained

OBDII or On-Board Diagnostics stands for a testing methodology used for all cars.

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4 Tips on Choosing High Performance Chips

High performance chips aren't as glamorous as adding a racing stripe to your car, but they could be.

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How a Car Ignition System Works

You probably rely on your car for transportation, but do you ever consider its ignition system?

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Parking Brake Repair Basics for Automatic Transmission

Many car owners are good about getting the brakes inspected and routine maintenance done.

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Dodge Brake Repair: 4 Tips for Improving Dodge Brake Performance

If it's time to do some brake repair on your beloved Mopar vehicle, then you should do it right.

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How to Properly Diagnose a Brake Problem

Automobile brake problems are among the most important of factors to be fixed immediately.

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Tempered Glass

Tempered glass is also called toughened glass.

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What are some signs of a slipping transmission?

No one wants an auto repair expense caused by a slipping transmission.

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How to Replace the Shocks and Struts in Your Vehicle

Most vehicle owners do not really know the difference between shocks and struts.

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3 Tips for Reducing Radiator Cap Pressure in Hot Weather

Radiator cap pressure is something to keep an eye on to ensure that your car is not overheating.

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Painting Brake Calipers

Jazzing up your car by painting brake calipers is very cool and can be done in an afternoon.

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Tire Alignment Costs: What You Can Expect

Tire alignment costs are just another one of the many expenses that you will have to deal with.

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What are Transmission Repair Kits?

If you have a problem with your transmission you can opt to buy a transmission rebuild kit.

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The Difference between Automatic and Manual Transmission

The obvious differences between an automatic transmission and a manual transmission are several.

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3 Most Popular Transmission Repair Kit Brands

When you buy a transmission repair kit, select one of the finest quality.

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Plastic Radiator Repair: How to Repair a Plastic Radiator Tank

Plastic radiator repair is something that you will have to do carefully.

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Does an Electric Cooling Fan Really Save You Gas?

An electric cooling fan can be added to your car to make it run much more efficiently.

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Using a Brake Flaring Tool

A brake flaring tool can help you to get a better connection.

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Troubleshooting Pulsing Brake Pedals

A pulsating brake pedal signifies worn out brake parts or loosening brake parts.