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Category "Maintainence"

How to change a tyre?

How to change a tyre?

You can learn how to change a flat tire safely in your car and stop spending money and time in emergency road service. This guide shows you the step by step proper procedure to lift your vehicle and install the new tire in minutes.
A guide to AC Delco oil filters

A guide to AC Delco oil filters

Built with a patented element for high filtering capacity, AC Delco filters can give your engine the protection it needs for free-trouble performance and a longer service life. Give your engine a quality oil change the next time with the help of this guide.
A guide to windscreen chip repair

A guide to windscreen chip repair

You just discovered a tiny chip on the windscreen of your motorcar. Do not ignore it. It can seriously compromise your safety. Read this article to get the facts about the chip on your car windscreen, save money on high repair costs and yourself from trouble down the road.
How to choose the best automotive floor jacks

How to choose the best automotive floor jacks

One of the most basic necessities in any garage environment, be it professional or amateur, is a decent quality automotive floor jack. The benefits these offer in terms of speed, safety and flexibility cannot be underestimated. Which style of operation, design, size and strength to choose can be confusing so here is a little help.
A guide to mobile tyre fitting services

A guide to mobile tyre fitting services

As the owner of a car, you are perhaps aware of the significance of your car being fixed with good-quality etyres to make sure that you remain safe on the road at all times. With the current climate, it would be tempting to avoid changing your old etyres to make sure that you do not spend money unnecessarily. However, good tyres in UK are vital for your car especially if your brakes are not working so well. This article provides a guide to mobile tyre fitting services.
Diagnosing auto transmission problems

Diagnosing auto transmission problems

Transmission or gearing problems are one of the hardest and most expensive issues to fix in a car. Such is the difficulty of the work involved that most home mechanics rarely take on a transmission repair job by themselves. If your car is not going into gear, slamming or suddenly grinding, most likely it's suffering from transmission issues. Thankfully, diagnosing gearbox problems in cars is far easier than fixing them.
How to paint a car?

How to paint a car?

Whether you wish to touch up the details in your car's body work, or wish to cover that unsightly chip in the paintwork, going to a pro body shop for a simple painting job can be expensive. Another alternative is to learn painting and body repair skills. This article provides you with tips on how to paint your car.
The advantages of NGK iridium spark plugs

The advantages of NGK iridium spark plugs

NGK iridium plugs are commonly used for increasing the efficiency and performance of machines. Generally, the power that comes from restored efficiency is minimal. However, with NGK iridium plugs, you can expect more efficiency than the rest IR plugs. Some of the best-known IR plugs are NGK,Denso,OWS,HKS,etc. They are expected to be cleaned with cleaning machine and not emery paper.
What happens in vehicle inspections

What happens in vehicle inspections

During vehicle inspections, the job of the vehicle inspector is to make sure that there are no fuel leaks that could be a danger to the general public. If there are any faults during this brief inspection, they will need to be fixed before the inspection can proceed. If you pass the brief visual inspection, you will then need to present the inspector with your vehicle registration. This article provides a guide to vehicle inspections.
A guide to auto repair shop software

A guide to auto repair shop software

Parts inventory, work orders, labour workflow, shop administration - there are many components to your auto repair shop that you need to manage. Choosing the right repair shop software however, can ease your workload. This easy-to-use free guide will help you to sort through the myriad of choices and make the right decision to find the software that you need for your shop.
How to find cheap Haynes car manuals

How to find cheap Haynes car manuals

It seems that, whenever we buy a second-hand car, our first task is to buy the appropriate car manual to go with it. It matters not that we'll probably never use it, we still buy it and leave it on the shelf gathering dust. If you are an avid DIY mechanic, though, these are invaluable tools. So, where do you go to find a cheap one?
How to change car oil

How to change car oil

Just how easy is it to change your car's oil? A garage will do it for you, even firms like National Tyres UK offer auto care services. These options come at a price, however, so why not do the job yourself? Not only does this save you money, but you also know the job has been done properly.
Using a hydraulic lift table

Using a hydraulic lift table

When it comes to raising a platform, scissor lifts, especially hydraulic scissor tables come in handy for workers. This hydraulic table or hydraulic platform is used to ensure that overhead jobs are safer. The scissor tables are made of scissor legs, hydraulic platform and lower frame which make lifting heavy items easy and secure while eradicating any chances of unwanted incidents. The hydraulic table helps to place items at a convenient height for workers and users in industries such as metal working, printing and publishing, carpentry and heavy machinery transportation to make use of.
How to get a Nissan courtesy car

How to get a Nissan courtesy car

While your vehicle is being repaired or serviced by an authorised dealership, Nissan will do everything to make sure that you remain mobile. Nissan will provide you with a courtesy Nissan until genuine Nissan parts can be found to repair your vehicle. Keep in mind that Nissan will make an effort to meet your requirements. However, Nissan cannot guarantee that courtesy cars will be available. They do have the right to make alternate suggestions to keep you mobile. This article provides a guide to getting a Nissan courtesy car.
How to detail a car

How to detail a car

You can grab a bucket filled with soapy water, a sponge, some car wax and make your car look clean and nice. However, to make your car shine and really stand out, you will have to detail your car. Follow this guide to bring out the showroom pride on your car like a professional.