Did you know that cooling system failure is one of the main causes of roadside breakdown in Canada? Looking at just the drive belt isn’t the answer—the entire accessory belt drive system should be inspected. Here’s how.
Are your vehicle headlights dim or burnt out? These step-by-step instructions from the experts at NAPA Canada will show you how to replace headlights, bulbs and fuses.
Although changing brake pads is a job most vehicle owners leave to the pros, it is possible to do it yourself—provided you have the proper tools, equipment and expertise. Here’s what you should know before you attempt to replace disc pads.
Has your vehicle been overheating lately? You could call your mechanic and pay for an expert diagnosis, or you could replace your thermostat yourself with the help of these step-by-step instructions from NAPA Canada.
We all know our vehicles need an oil change and oil filter replacement every three months or 5,000 kilometres (whichever comes first). Here are four things you probably *didn’t* know about this essential element of car maintenance.
Although most hoses are basically installed the same way, these step-by-step instructions from the auto experts at NAPA Canada will make the process even easier for you.
The air filter and positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valve are important parts of your vehicle’s fuel system. Armed with these expert tips, you’ll be able to replace your air filter in a matter of minutes.
Checking your brakes can go a long way toward keeping you safe and improving the longevity of your vehicle. Here’s how to check one of your car’s most important safety systems.
Don’t let the winter weather catch you and your car by surprise. To make sure you’re prepared, check out these handy tips from the auto experts at NAPA Canada.
Changing your windshield wiper blades is not as difficult as it may look. Make sure your wipers always provide maximum vision while you drive with these step-by-step instructions from the auto experts at NAPA Canada.
It has nothing to do with drinking icky warm water.
To keep your vehicle running smoothly, it’s essential to check the fluids regularly. Armed with these auto pro tips, you’ll be able to check everything from brake fluid to transmission fluid in a matter of minutes.
We know, it’s cold. Here’s how to do the job quickly.
Stubborn bumper sticker? Squished bugs? Here are remedies for removing stubborn stick-ons using things you already have around the house!
There are many ways to use an air compressor—all you need to do is think outside the box. Whether you’re sandblasting your house’s siding or pumping up some pool rafts, air compressors are a must-have for any garage.
Got a flat? You could call for roadside assistance, or you could change a flat tire yourself with the help of these step-by-step instructions from the auto experts at NAPA Canada.
Be prepared for breakdowns and roadside car problems like flats, dead batteries, fender benders and mechanical trouble with this handy guide to emergency maintenance for the typical car owner.
Want to check oil like a real mechanic? Here are six things the pros know to look for after popping the hood of your car.
No car wash handy? No problem! Here are five ordinary household items that can help keep your car sparkling clean all year round.
Considering changing your car battery yourself? The auto experts at NAPA Canada share 12 invaluable tips for the home mechanic.