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2 Reasons To Let A Professional Install Your Car Stereo

Posted by on Aug 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Reasons To Let A Professional Install Your Car Stereo

Replacing your stock stereo is a great way to improve the experience of listening to music in your vehicle, but you will want to avoid installing a new system on your own because of the many things that can go wrong. By having a professional install your new car stereo, you will be able to avoid interference and power issues. Avoid Interference One of the most frustrating things that can happen when you install a new car stereo is that you end up hearing distorted audio. Distorted audio can cause your music to sound like it is coming from an...

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How To Replace A Leaking Water Pump

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Replace A Leaking Water Pump

A problem with the engine cooling system in an automobile is not usually noticed until the temperature sensor alerts the driver. Overheating can be caused by several conditions, but a leaking water pump is indicative of a failing pump. Vehicle owners who need to replace a water pump are able to make a more informed decision by understanding the repair process. The water pump mounted on the engine in your vehicle should normally have a dry exterior. Engine coolant has a green color, and any liquid leaking from the pump is escaping through a...

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3 Reasons To Buy A Newer Car For Your Teen

Posted by on Jul 8, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Reasons To Buy A Newer Car For Your Teen

If you are looking to purchase a vehicle for your teenager, you might be looking at old clunkers. It seems to make sense to purchase an older, not-so-nice car for a teen who can’t help pay for it and who doesn’t know much about driving, but this often isn’t the best choice. In many cases, it really is better to buy a newer-model car for your teen, even if it does cost more. These are a few reasons why.   1. Safety Teen drivers are more likely to wreck than older, more experienced drivers. Although this might seem like a...

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A Simple & Effective Guide To Prevent Brake System Failure

Posted by on Jun 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on A Simple & Effective Guide To Prevent Brake System Failure

Your brakes are one of the most important components in your vehicle and requires your attention from time to time. But how should you take care of your brake system? The following guide is a simple way to maintain your brake system, which will also help prevent it from failing prematurely. Pay Attention To Your Driving Habits Consider the following each day you drive: Weight The weight of your vehicle affects how much brake power you need. Check the plaque under the door on the driver’s side to see just how much weight your...

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What You Should Know About Cleaning Your Fuel Injection System

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on What You Should Know About Cleaning Your Fuel Injection System

With so many moving parts, there are many things that can go wrong with your car. If your vehicle is having trouble starting, hesitating, or guzzling fuel, don’t run to your closest toyota repair shop just yet, consider cleaning the fuel injection system on your vehicle yourself. For proper combustion, your car’s engine needs a certain amount of fuel. The fuel injection system on the engine is responsible for delivering that fuel in the right amount and at the right time. Unfortunately, the injectors can get dirty, which can...

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Tips For Diagnosing Engine Piston Damages

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Diagnosing Engine Piston Damages

There are few things as frustrating as knowing that your car’s engine is damaged, but having no idea what caused the damage. Knowing the cause of damage can help you not only to prevent it, but also to have some peace of mind. Piston damage is one of these frustrating engine problems; here are a few diagnostic tips that can help you understand why your engine’s piston is damaged: Scuffed Piston Normally, the piston does not come into direct contact with the engine cylinder. Both of these parts of the engine are metallic, and such...

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How To Wax Your Car

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You bring your car to the local carwash every other week like clockwork, but is this enough? If the paint on your car is starting to lose its luster, it is probably because you haven’t gotten it waxed in a while. Here are some tips for waxing it yourself if you don’t want to bring it in to a professional. Wait for the Right Conditions Before you start waxing your car, there are a few preparation steps you need to follow. First of all, you should only wax your car in a shady area. If you try to wax it in the blazing hot sun, it...

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How To Use The Gravity Method To Bleed Your Brake Lines

Posted by on Apr 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

One problem that people have when they work on their car brakes when they are alone is how to bleed the brakes without help. You typically need someone to sit in the car to pump the brakes to get the air out of the brake line while you close the bleeder valve. However, most home Do-It-Yourselfers don’t always have the luxury of someone sitting around waiting to help you with your car repair projects, so you have to learn to do some things on your own. Here is how you can bleed a brake line without any help using the gravity. You Will...

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Two Tips To Ensure Your Experience Buying A Used Car Goes Smoothly

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Investing in a car is a major commitment on almost anyone’s behalf, and it is important for people to get the best value for this money. To this end, used cars can be an excellent way of ensuring that you have access to reliable transportation without being forced to go far over your budget. However, if you have never purchased a used vehicle in the past, following these two tips can help you avoid some routine problems that may arise.  Avoid Buying From Individuals When people are shopping for used cars, it is not unusual for them...

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Add Functionality To Your Rig

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You are the type of guy who does not go for the flashy custom modifications that other lesser men bolt on to their trucks. If you are going to make a change to your truck, you are going to go with equipment that is tested and adds some functionality that is not available with the stock options. Here are some custom truck parts that will transform your pickup into an unstoppable force: 1. Armor. You can never go wrong with custom bumpers, skid plates, and rocker protection. For bumpers, look for designs that increase ground clearance, approach...

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