General Car Repair

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Troubleshooting a Blown Head Gasket

Stay safe by knowing the signs of a blown head gasket.

6 Warning Signs of Brake Problems

Brake problems can be deadly if not fixed promptly.

How to Rebuild a Wheel Cylinder

When the wheel cylinder is replaced, the leaks will stop.

Rear Brake Repair: How to Prevent a Squeaking Noise at Low Speed Stops

Rear brake repair is an inevitable part of vehicle ownership

How to Remove an Idler Arm

The idler arm keeps your steering gear working efficiently.

Troubleshooting a Squealing Power Steering Pump Noise

Power steering pump noise can signal that something is wrong

How to Replace a Tail Light Bulb

Don't fork out big bucks to a mechanic. Replace it yourself!

How a Cooling System Water Pump Works

Cooling system water pumps are important parts of a vehicle.

How to Clean Your Car Cooling Fan

Your car cooling fan performs a very important job.

Top 3 Causes for Engine Stalls

There are several situations in which an engine can stall.

Benefits of Upgrading to High Performance Headers

High performance headers aren’t just for your style.

How to Install a New Car Radio

While installing a new car radio probably seems like a complicated process at first glance, when you break it down it’s a simple project.

Tips for Jumping Your Car

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How to Repair a Car's Hail Damage with Dry Ice

Hail damage to your car can be fixed with a mix of extreme cold and heat, This cause the metal to contract

Tempered Glass

Tempered glass is also called toughened glass. Tempered glass has been processed by intense heating and

Coolant Oil

Having a coolant oil mixture can be a serious problem in a car. A coolant oil mixture is what happens

How to Remove a Brake Backing Plate

To repair brakes, you need to remove the brake backing plate

How to Repair a Broken Radiator Thermostat Sensor

Radiator thermostats help ensure the engine doesn't overheat

How to Replace Brake Lining Rivets

Brake lining undergoes a lot of wear and tear.

How to Install a Rebuilt Brake Booster

For some cars, a rebuilt brake booster may be needed.

Replacing Hydraulic Lifters

Hydraulic lifters can begin to fail through normal use of a vehicle.

How to Use a Tire Repair Kit

A tire repair kit is a valuable emergency item.

How to Repair a Fuel Cap

A fuel cap for an automobile is made of metal or plastic. It secures the entry to the fuel tank.

How to Remove an Ignition Lock Cylinder

Most vehicles are fitted with a removable ignition lock cylinder.

5 Pros and Cons of Purchasing Remanufactured Transmissions

Re-manufactured transmissions have a variety of benefits.

Signs of a Failing Spark Plug

A spark plug is a vital part in a car's electrical system.

11 Essential Gadgets for Auto Tool Kits

Keep the essentials close to handle car repairs.

Installing a Brake Proportioning Valve

A brake proportioning valve helps ease up on the pressure.

DIY Crankshaft Repair Tips

Crankshaft repair requires significant work.

Replacing Car Door Weather Stripping

Weather stripping is an essential element of the car.

Dismantling a Hydraulic Cylinder

A hydraulic cylinder is used in many mechanical applications

How to Adjust Brake Pedal Height

Stopping your car too soon or too late can result in serious injury.

Brake Master Cylinder Repair

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

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.

How to Adjust a Caliper Piston

When you are changing your brake pads, you will inevitably have to adjust your caliper piston to make

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

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.

How to Replace Front Coil Springs

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

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.

Power Door Locks vs. Manual Door Locks: Pros and Cons

Power door locks are an improvement of the manual kind. They will normally have the same appearance and