Car Care & Maintenance
Knowing When Its Time to Get Repairs Done On Your Car
Cars can come in all different shapes and sizes, but there are a few universal signs that it's time to see a professional. Here are some tell-tale signs you may need to get repairs done.
Check Engine Light : Peugeot 3008 Service Light Reset.
Check engine light to reset the service light of a Peugeot 3008 was written to help owners who's service light has illuminated and they need it turned off.
Bluedriver Tells You What Your Car Wants You To Know
Maintaining a car's health is simplified if you can see "beneath" the hood. BlueDriver does just that so you know what is going on
Restore Your Headlights in 30 Minutes or Less
My 2008 Ford Edge headlights were cloudy and hazy! After a quick search online for replacements, I quickly found it was time to restore them or spend $500 to replace them. Follow along as I detail a quick, inexpensive process to get your headlights looking like new again without replacing them.
How To Hand-Wash Your Car & Get Those Performance Brakes Clean
How to wash your own car the smart way and get it showroom ready. Particular attention to problem areas like wheels, tires, performance brakes, and windshield
10 Basic Car Maintenance Tips for Beginners
The longevity and performance of a car depend on how well you take care of them. A car can last you a very long time if you make sure that you keep up with its regular maintenance and fix any minor issues as soon as you see them. Here are car maintenance tips to help you out.
9v Battery Current Test - How Many Amps Can a 9v Supply?
There are many articles on batteries that talk about how long they last but I've yet to find one talking about how many amps they can supply for high drain applications. For the first time, I conduct scientific tests on 6 different 9v battery brands and chemistries to settle the matter!
Avoid AutoAssure, LLC at All Costs!
Scams and Ponzi schemes are widespread throughout the world. However, one never knows what it is like to have an unpleasant encounter with one of them until that person or that person’s loved one has gone through that experience himself or herself. Nowadays you can never be too careful.
DIY Transmission Fluid Change
Car maintenance is necessary to ensure your vehicle is in tip-top condition. Cars are made up of many parts and one of the common components that are often neglected would be the gearbox. Some car owners fail to perform routine checks on their vehicle and risk spoiling the car in the long run.
Top 10 Best Budget & Cheap Bead Rollers for Novices & Professionals
The list below comprises bead rollers offered by major sheet metal fabrication equipment manufacturers.
Mobile Auto Wash and Detailing Prices – The Most Common Price Range to Have Your Car Washed and Detailed at Your Home
Mobile car washing services are on the rise. Find out what it costs for convenience. This article shows the common price range for mobile car washing and detailing services.
Is Aion Plas Chamois the Holy Grail of Drying Towels?
Is Aion Plas Chamois really a dream come true when it comes to drying a car after a wash? In this article I was able to compare Aion Plas Chamois with Clean Cham, a cheap alternative.
Secondary Transmission Filter and Cooler to Prevent Transmission Problems
Trying to prevent a transmission problem from starting. There are some easy modification that can be done to further extent the life of a transmission.
Zaino Z8 Spray Seal Review and How to Use it Properly
Zaino is a well known company that manufactures high quality products used mainly for showroom cars and for people that want that ultimate wet shine for their car. Let`s see what Zaino Z8 can do
Car Maintenance For Non-Car People: 4 Easy Things You Can Do Yourself
Knowing a little about your car is a needed life skill, similar to basic computer ability. Here are the basics to watch so you can either fix simple situations or know to take your car for help.
Pre-Winter Car Care
Driving in winter weather can be incredibly demanding on both you and your car, especially when navigating through snowstorms and icy terrains. But being proactive with you routine vehicle maintenance can help avoid the extra stress and get through winter driving safe and sound.
How to Remove Rust from Chrome Trim and Fenders on Your Car or Truck
Learn how to clean a polish chrome surfaces and how to remove rust. Chrome is a shiny surface that has been plated for the shine and durability it provides.
BMW Cabin Air Filter Change - BMW X3 | How To Guide
A quick do it yourself guide for finding the location of and replacing the cabin air filter on BMW X3 models. Includes easy links to ordering high quality inexpensive cabin air filters online.
Brake Pad Replacement - Fiat Grande Punto 1.2 2006 - 2009
Learn how easy it is to replace the front and rear brakes of your Fiat Grande Punto 1.2 2006 - 2009 Model.
3 Easy Steps To Bring Your Car's Headlights Back To Their Original Beauty
By following these 3 simple steps using a few very common household products, you too can enjoy the look of new headlights on your automobile. The best part is, it will only take about 10-20 minutes, and cost you almost nothing to do.
How to clean your tires and rims, and keep them clean
Here you will learn the tips and tricks to clean your rims and make them shine nice
Consumer Guide: Automatic Transmission Care & Fluid Flush Service
The ubiquitous automatic transmission is something that most of us take for granted in our daily routine, often leaving it negelected and misunderstood. Being complicated with many internal parts, it is one of the most expensive components to repair...
Transmission Rebuild 101: Words From A Shop Manager's Perspective
Wanted to write about the Transmission Industry...and realized from experience that most people aren't too acquanted with it. So, I started writing it from the view of behind the service desk...to hopefully bring all readers up to speed of what to expect as they roll in to their local Transmission shop.
BMW Indicator Lights
As an employee of BMW for over ten years now, I have noticed time and time again that customer satisfaction would be greatly increased if we were to educate our customers on some of the basic warning symbols in their vehicles. Along with knowledge...
Engine Oil Stop Leak -- Types of Oil Leaks
A good automotive tip for older engines is to try some engine oil stop leak. This is especially true in certain states. States like California, where I live, have very strict emissions laws, and oil leaking into the fuel mixture for combustion can...
The Big Money Maker for Today's Automobile Dealers - Auto Service
Read this true incident that could happen to you when you take your car in to a Dealers Service Center. Beware of their process of pulling parts off of your car and pressuring you into having extra work performed that you did not plan on doing. It is the new way to make extra money in service shops.