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Wednesday, April 14, 2010

How to Winterize Your Car

While most people think to winterize their homes when the frost season starts to approach, many people do not think of their vehicles.  Believe it or not, there are many negative impacts that the cold can have on your car, from reduced tire pressure to frozen oil.  This article aims to help show you a few tips to help you prepare your car for winter.  Following these simple tips is easy and inexpensive and can help save you major repair costs or even prevent an accident.



Friday, March 12, 2010

How to Install Brake Pads

When your brakes are starting to make noise every time you stop your car or you find that your brakes are simply not working as well as they ought to, it is time to change your brake pads.  Changing the pads before they become too worn is important to preventing accidents.  While paying a mechanic to do the job for you may seem like the easiest way to get the job done, you might be surprised to learn how easy it can be to change the pads yourself.



Monday, February 22, 2010

How to Fix a Scratch On Your Car

It happens to everyone at some point.  You come out of the grocery store or leave your child’s school, only to find that your car has a new scratch.  While exceptionally frustrating, you might be surprised to learn that you can likely fix the problem yourself for a great deal less than you would be charged if you took your car to an auto body shop.  Today we will look at what it takes to repair a scratch on your car.



Sunday, February 21, 2010

How to Change a Headlight

When a headlight goes out on your car, it can be quite frustrating.  For many people, the first sign that a headlight has gone out doesn’t occur until you see a flash of blue lights behind your vehicle.  Checking your headlights is important, and replacing a burned our bulb as soon as possible is crucial.  Don’t spend a small fortune to pay your mechanic to do the job, however.  Your headlights can be replaced inexpensively and quickly right at home, and in many cases you will not even need a single tool to get the job done.



Tuesday, August 25, 2009

How To Make Your Tires Shine Like New



Wednesday, August 20, 2008

How To Change Your Own Oil