General Car Repair

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How to Properly Dispose of Old Radiator Fluid

Disposing of old radiator fluid should be done carefully and thoughtfully. Follow any government rules,

How to Determine the Shelf Life of Car Antifreeze

Car antifreeze lowers the freezing point of engine liquids.

How to Replace a Power Steering Hose

The power steering hose is what pushes the power steering fluid from the power steering pump to the rack

Rack and Pinion Replacement Tips

The project can be done at home.

Front Brake Repair: How to Prevent the Caliper from Sticking

Sticking calipers can cause serious issues with your braking system.

7 Most Used Transmission Repair Tools

When you’re planning on making some repairs to your car's transmission understanding the various

Knowing When Your Radiator Needs to be Replaced

Replacing a car radiator can get expensive, so if you're having issues with your car overheating or if it's sprung a radiator leak, here are some pointers to make sure the radiator actually needs replaced.

How to Repair a Radiator Fan

The fan should be on the front or the back of the radiator, making it easier to access.

How to Repair a Brake Booster

be sure your ABS system is working by making sure your break booster is working. Here's how to repair the brake booster in your vehicle.

How to Flush a Rusted Radiator

An efficient radiator cools your engine by circulating coolant through its pipes.

How to Replace Brake Chambers

A car's brakes are vital, so keep the system working properly by replacing the brake chambers when they go bad.

Repair Radiator Hose: How to Remove Radiator Hose Clamps

If you are trying to repair a radiator hose, then you need to know how to remove the radiator hose clamps

Most Common Causes of a Damaged Car Radiator

A good car radiator is vital to the operation of your car.

4 Signs the Your Radiator Fan Belt Needs Replacement

The radiator fan has many important tasks and is a pivotal part of your engine.

What to Do if Too Much Water is Added to Car Antifreeze

Car antifreeze is something most people don't think about enough.

Brake Caliper Repair: How to Repair a Cracked Dust Boot

When you’re undertaking brake caliper repair, one thing you might encounter is a cracked dust boot.

Durability Comparison: Ceramic vs Semi-Metallic Brake Pads

Both types of pads can be used on most vehicles.

How to Replace Front Coil Springs

Installing replacement coil springs on your car requires the right technique and some specialist equipment.

How Leaf Springs are Re-arched

A sagging car can mean trouble, so learn more about how the leaf springs can be re-arched to fix the problem.

How to Change a Turn Signal Bulb

Fixing a burned out turn signal bulb is as much a safety concern as it is a monetary one.

How to Determine What Size Brake Rotors to Use in Your Car

One of the parts that you must replace in a car with lots of use is the brake rotors. The rotors are

How to Install Piston Rings

Installing pistons rings will not take too much time. It is relatively easy and can be accomplished at

Brake Master Cylinder Repair

The most common type of brake master cylinder repair is fixing a leak in the seals.

Diagnosing Common Brake Master Cylinder Problems

When you suspect your brake master cylinder is failing, you have to know what signs to check for.

How to Apply Aluminum Radiator Epoxy

Make sure your engine is cool before beginning.

How to Remove a Radiator Cap without Damaging Your Vehicle

It's important to remove the radiator cap properly to avoid personal injury.

Plastic Radiator Repair: How to Fix a Cracked Plastic Radiator

Why pay an auto body technician when you can fix your cracked plastic radiator yourself!

5 Signs Your Radiator is Leaking

As a vehicle owner, you can expect a radiator leak at one point or another.

How to Repair Power Steering Fluid Leaks

Don't spend a fortune fixing your power steering when some leak repairs can be done at home.

How to Perform a Brake Booster Push Rod Adjustment

Adjusting your car's brake-booster push rod isn't as difficult as it sounds. Just follow these four easy steps.

Brake Line Repair: When to Use a Compression Fitting

Although not typically advised, there are times that it is okay to use a compression fitting to repair a brake line.

How to Change the Interior Lights in Your Vehicle

A car’s interior lights can be found on the roof and door edges in cars.

How to Fix a Stuck Van Door Lock

Find out whether it is only one door that has a problem.

How to Fix a Power Window

The most common reasons for this problem are friction on the window seals/gasket and a worn regulator.

Lubricating Van Sliding Doors

The sliding doors of a van can easily become stiff.

How to Adjust Your Engine Timing

Optimize your engine's efficiency with an adjustment to the engine timing. The procedure takes patience, but it's simple.

How to Replace Piston Rings

Try your hand at replacing bad piston rings using this step-by-step guide.

How Does a Radiator Fan Work?

Not sure if you need a radiator fan? Knowing how they work should convince you of its importance.

Welding vs Bolting Your Car Muffler

Fitting a car muffler is one of the best ways to give your car some much needed extra power.

Car Door Hinge Work: Raise a Sagging Door

Replace that car door hinge before it causes bigger issues.