Winter weather can take a toll on vehicles, but with with a few squirts of lubricant, you can keep the moving parts working properly. Here are five spots in particular that need grease.
The first step in repairing an inoperative car horn is to identify the source of the problem. Here’s how.
Get rid of annoying squeaks in your car by spending 10 minutes lubricating car locks, hinges and latches.
Extend the life of your engine and save money by changing your car’s transmission fluid on your own.
Read our expert oil changing tips and learn how to change your car oil yourself in just minutes. Brushing up on DIY car maintenance will save you money and extend the life of your car.
If you ignore chips and dings in your car’s paint, they’ll turn into a much bigger problem: Rust. Here’s how to repair those irritating little imperfections before it’s too late.
Save money on your next oil change by checking the air filter and PCV valve yourself. Here’s how to tell if you need new ones.
Automotive experts share 13 tips on how to keep your car clean and looking as good as new.
Learn how to jump-start a car with a booster pack instead of jumper cables.
Ever found yourself stranded with a weak or dead car battery? You can jump-start your vehicle safely in a few minutes if you follow these simple steps.
If you ignore rust spots on your car, they’ll spread and turn your sheet metal into Swiss cheese in no time. However, if you deal with rust early, you can stop it from spreading and squeeze a few extra years out of your vehicle. Here’s how!
Learn how to fix car dents in a few simple steps and save hundreds of dollars over body shop prices.
Use these simple tips to repair torn weather stripping on car doors quickly and easily. Plus, learn about a simple application treatment to prevent further damage in the winter months.
Diagnosing many car problems is easier with an automotive or mechanical stethoscope-a tool that lets you hear inside the car’s engine. Here’s how you can use one to diagnose trouble with your vehicle.
Keep your car battery working at peak performance (and avoid an expensive service charge) with these tips for a 10-minute seasonal car battery check-up.
If you go through the trouble of detailing your aging car, sooner or later the rusty wheels are going to bug you. Here’s how to refinish the wheels so they look new again.
Is your car’s oil all black and gunky? Better change it now. Here’s how to choose the right engine oil and oil filter for your vehicle.
Automotive electrical problems might seem insurmountable, but they’re not. All you have to do is locate where the current stops flowing, which is easy with today’s tools. Here’s how to fix automotive electrical short circuits.
Is your car or truck’s engine a greasy mess? Don’t really know how to clean an engine? Follow these simple steps to make your motor as shiny and clean as it was when it rolled off the assembly line.
Got a bent or broken car antenna? You can easily fix both pillar-mount and fixed-mast antennas for less than $20 in parts. Here’s how!