Strange Car Sounds—And What They Could Mean
Your car is always giving you feedback, but are you listening? An auto repair shop owner and licensed auto service technician describes common car sounds, and reveals what they could possibly mean.
20 Essential Tools Every Car Mechanic Needs
If you're doing car repairs, you need these items in your toolbox.
How to Recharge a Dead Car Battery Quickly—and Safely
We break down the right method to use depending on the situation.
What to Do When Your Car Won’t Start
Try these troubleshooting tricks before you call in the tow truck.
Why Does My Steering Wheel Shake?
Modern vehicles are designed to drive smoothly, even on not-so-perfect road surfaces. Although some vibrations when driving can be normal,...
How to Repair Car Paint: A DIY Fix for Chipped, Scratched and Flaking Car Paint
Our guide will show you how to remove and repair flakes, chips, dents, dings and scratches on your car's finish...
What You Should Know About Car Wax
If you've never waxed your car before but are interested in giving it a try, here's what you need to...
The Best Do-It-Yourself Solutions For Scratched Car Paint
Car paint gets marred all too easily, but you can easily repair scratches yourself (provided they're shallow) with polishing compound,...
Try This Simple Hack and You’ll Never Miss Another Oil Change
Can't remember when your car had its last oil change? This hack can help!
What Most People Don’t Know About Car Bumpers
Wondering exactly what a car bumper is and how it works? There's more to it than you might think! Here's...
9 Things That Can Happen to Your Car When You Don’t Drive It
If you haven't picked up your car keys in a while, you should be aware of these nine things that...
These Cleaning Tricks Will Leave Your Car Looking Like New
Automotive experts share 13 tips for a car so clean, it'll look like you just drove it off the lot.
5 Clever Car Organizing Tips You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner
Is the interior of your car basically a junk drawer on wheels? Here are five quick and easy car organizing...
Weird Car Features Most People Don’t Know About
You might be missing out on safety lights, extra storage and more.
13 Car Washing Tips the Pros Don’t Want You to Know
Want to get your car gleaming—without the professional price tag? Try these secrets to get that fresh-from-the-car-wash feel right at...
How to Fix a Burn Hole in Car Upholstery
Wondering how to repair those ghastly cigarette burns in your car seat? We’ve got you covered.
Should You Be Worried About Old Gas in Your Tank?
Exactly how much impact can old gas in your tank have on your car's performance? Our automotive experts weigh in.
Check Out This Incredible Camper Trailer Makeover
After almost 50 years of exposure to the sun, snow and rain, every exterior surface of this camper trailer needed work.
The Pros and Cons of Different Types of Car Washes
When you just can’t do it yourself, there are plenty of ways to get your car washed. Whether your ride...
How to Check Tire Pressure
Learning how to check tire pressure is easy and inexpensive. Make it a part of your monthly maintenance routine in...
What to Do If Your Car Shakes When Braking
Sometimes cars shake when you brake. And while pulsating while braking is usually an easy fix, any issue with a...
What Is a Brake Caliper—And How Do You Tell If It’s Damaged?
If your car is equipped with disc brakes, brake calipers are critical to slowing and stopping your car. Here's what...