Maintenance

Get advice on how to help keep your car looking like it just rolled off the lot. Learn how to give your car an oil change, fix car paint, install new accessories and replace your car battery and windshield—without the aid of a mechanic.

How to Replace a Car Antenna

Got a bent or broken car antenna? You can easily fix both pillar-mount and fixed-mast antennas for less than $20...


Replacing a Car Thermostat: Step-by-Step Instructions

Replacing a car's thermostat (or T-stat) is an easy and inexpensive repair. In most cases it will cure an overheating...


4 Car Repair Scams to Watch Out For

Avoid being overcharged for a service you don't really need. Here are four car repairs you absolutely must drive away...


5 Easy Ways to Dispute Your Mechanic Bill

Worried about getting a bloated bill for your auto repairs? Here's advice on how to reduce your auto mechanic bill...