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  • How To Unscrew the Oil Filler Cap

    Changing the oil filler cap is part of the process in changing engine oil in motorcycles and automobiles. Here’s how to unscrew the oil filler cap.
  • How To Make an Electric Car

    There are three ways to own an electric car. YBuy one, build one from scratch, or convert your current car. If you would like to make an electric car, we have a few...
  • How To Measure Pressure

    Pressure is defined in physics as the amount of force in a given area as applied to an object, with the direction of the force perpendicular (at a 90 degree angle) to...
  • How To Choose Car Lubricants

    Lubricants keep the engine from rusting, control engine friction, protect the main oil, and keep your pistons cool. How do you choose which car lubricant is best for...
  • How To Compare Different Automotive Paints

    Whether you've decided to paint your own car or are asking a professional paint shop to give your car a new color or coat of paint, you need to compare automotive paints.
  • How To Install an Automotive Security System

    You have purchased your very own car alarm or automotive security system. Before you begin installing the unit in the car by yourself, be sure to keep a few things in...
  • How To Change Car Filters

    Car experts recommend that you should change your car's air filter once every fifteen thousand miles.
  • How To Replace Mitsubishi Car Parts

    That simply means going as fast as the car can go. Replacing a Mitsubishi’s car engine does not necessarily mean going to a Mitsubishi car dealer. Here are tips to...
  • How To Find Reliable Car Electronics

    Reliable car electronics can be found in several ways: through Internet searches, word-of-mouth, checking classified ads, browsing online shops and shopping around.
  • How To Find Cheap Suzuki Car Parts

    There are a lot of ways to find cheap Suzuki car parts, but you need to find cheap parts that are of high quality, in good working condition and durable.
  • How To Choose the Best Automotive Paint for Your Car

    If you've decided to try the do-it-yourself approach when it comes to painting your car, you need to understand that this is a very exact process. You don't want to go...
  • How To Hardwire an LED Bar in Your Car

    It is easy to hardwire an LED bar into your car to get a great custom look on your ride.
  • How To Get the Best Car Security

    Does the thought of someone stealing your car scare you? Then it's time you considered getting some security for your car. Read this article to find out how!
  • Make a 383 Stroker from a Stock 350

    Converting a 383 stroker from a stock 350 on an automobile will give you more horsepower and torque.
  • Safely Polish Your Car by Hand or Machine

    You can't take your dream girl on a date in a dirty car! Learn tips on polishing your car by hand or machine and let your car shine when you pick her up on time.
  • How To Wire Your Car for Trailer Lights

    Before wiring your car for trailer lights, it is better to check if you will need to set trailer brakes too. Some trailers which weigh over 1,500 lbs need brakes. Use...
  • How To Buy Used Auto Parts

    The idea of using second hand auto parts is the last thing to do for some. There is a possibility of risking the performance of the car. The used auto part may affect...
  • How To Use a Test Light

    A test light is one of those simple electronic testers. This device determines the absence or presence of voltage in other equipments. The test light is composed of an...
  • How To Replace Your Flasher Relay

    Flasher relays are controllers for hazard signals and turning signals. Learn how to replace them.
  • How To Add Night Vision to Your Car

    Night vision is a feature that most luxury car models now offer as an add-on, but with the proper technical knowledge one can attain similar results using the same...
  • How To Get a Customized Car Interior: Customize Your Car

    So you've got a car you want to make all your own. It could be a vintage hand-me-down from gramps, your modest semi-used starter, or even that hot new import you had...
  • How To Make Leather Seats for a Car

    You have a great car, but you're unhappy with the seats. You want to make new leather car seats. Sure, it sounds like a good idea, but do you really know what you're...
  • How To Make Flames Come Out Of Your Exhaust

    Emitting flames from an automobile’s exhaust may be against some legal ordinances, so please stay street legal and check with your local authorities before you...
  • How To Cool a Car Without an A/C

    Air conditioning is a very nice thing to have in your car but some cars, for one reason or another, don't have air conditioning and that's when it becomes crucial to...
  • Making Custom Auto Body Kits: Car Body Parts and Kits

    A car body kit allows you to customize your own car to make it look sleek and unique. There are plenty of off the shelf options available for most car models. However,...
  • How To Build a Rat Rod

    Nothing feels as great as the wind in the air and the pedal to the metal. Speed is a drug that you just can’t have enough of. The feelings that you get as you speed...
  • How To Convert Your Car to Natural Gas

    Run you car on cleaner fuel
  • How To Be a Successful, Sexy Pit Chick

    Your husband has decided to move his motorcycle street-riding to the racetrack and now you are left wondering where you fit in. By becoming the main crew chief and pit...
  • How To Cook Food on Your Car Engine

    You may be wondering why anyone would want to grill food on a car engine. I say, why wouldn't you?
  • How To Compare Car Stereo Reviews

    So you have decided that the stereo that came with your vehicle just ain't cutting it anymore and it's time to explore your options. These days, there is a wide...
  • How To Find and Use a Car Power Adapter

    Development of car power adapters has kept pace with the development of portable electronic devices, so the world of car power adapters has grown immensely in just the...
  • How To Troubleshoot Car Stereo Speakers

    For some of us, the car stereo is the most important electronic device we use all day. Maybe it is starting out the day with last night's scores or traffic updates,...
  • How To Troubleshoot Car Amplifiers

    You are driving down the road listening to some sweet Yanni tunes when all of a sudden his awesomeness is disturbed by scratchy pops and hisses! Well this simply will...
  • How To Use a Radar Detector

    So you got yourself a nice new radar detector and you are ready to drive fast. Problem is, you don't know how to use the thing. Radar detectors are actually simple...
  • How To Buy a Radar Detector

    Everyone who has ever been pulled over and ticketed for speeding has probably had the same thought: I wish I had a radar detector. Even though there is a common...
  • How To Get Car Stereo Installation Training

    So you want to be a car stereo installer? You watch Pimp my Ride and get all jazzed up by the awesome systems they put in the cars and think to yourself, That looks...
  • How To Buy Car Stereo Amplifier Equipment: Car Sound Systems

    Car stereo systems come in all shapes and sizes but have basically the same three components -- a radio, an amplifier and speakers. If you want to make your system...
  • How to Tell if Your Car Speakers Are Blown

    Your car stereo is one of those things that you take for granted until something goes horribly awry. When you get in your vehicle you expect to be able to turn it on...
  • How To Remove Car Stereo Systems: Speakers and Wiring Harness

    Many people have found that it's easy and relatively inexpensive to upgrade sound components in their cars. Head units, or stereos, are the most common component to be...
  • Car Stereo Amplifier Installation: Car Audio Systems

    Installing a new car amplifier is a great way to upgrade your car sound system. Amplifiers take a small electrical signal to make a big signal. The big signal makes...
  • How To Buy Car Stereo Systems and Equipment

    Your car stereo system is made up of several components that work together to produce either crystal-clear highs and big thumps or muffled noises and barely audible...
  • Determining What Stereo Speakers Fit Cars

    You have several options to learn what speakers fit your car. As you may know, cars usually come equipped with several different speaker sizes depending on their...
  • How To Find Replacement Speakers for Your Car Stereo

    Maybe you've blown your car stereo speakers, or maybe you're just ready to upgrade your puny factory-installed sound system. Most experts agree that factory-installed...
  • Car Stereo Installation: Wiring Harness Instructions for Stereos

    Replacing an old stereo is a great job for the do-it-yourselfer, whether you want to upgrade your existing system or make a repair. You can save a few dollars on...
  • Car Windshield Wiper Replacement: Arms, Blades and Blade Refills

    It's probably a good idea to check your car windshield wipers every six months so you won't encounter windshield wiper problems. You probably won't want to wait until...
  • How To Replace a Starter

    Changing a starter can be a difficult, time consuming job. If you're confident that you're able to change the starter yourself, read on! You should check several other...
  • How To Buy Brakes

    Brakes are the single most important safety system in cars. It may be annoying when an engine quits or won't start, but it's a huge deal if the brakes fail. ...
  • How To Evaluate Portable Car DVD Players

    Portable DVD players let you take your entertainment with you almost anywhere you go.  The dreaded 6 hour family trip doesn't have to be miserable any more. Now you...
  • How To Choose Head Units

    A head unit is also often called a CD receiver.  Some people may even just call it a radio.  In any case, your head unit changes your music from radio waves and...
  • Installing Car Stereo Speakers: Sound System Installation

    Factory speakers are usually the weakest component of car stereo systems. In the quest to improve sound quality, many car owners will replace their head units but...