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The best place to get truck parts and accessories

The best place to get truck parts and accessories

Whether you are involved in trucks for a hobby or for work, knowing where to get truck parts and accessories is vital to making sure that your vehicle is in the best condition possible, and that you have the necessary kit to deal with any issues. This article looks at some of the places, both online and offline where you can buy truck parts and accessories.
How to install a capacitor?

How to install a capacitor?

A capacitor is a device that is used in car stereo systems. It acts as a buffer between the car's power supply and its external amplifiers. Capacitors store the power received from the amplifiers for specified times, such as periods when the volume is turned on high. Capacitors improve audio quality, and reduce problems like dimming headlights. Learn how to install them in this article.
What is an auto rotisserie?

What is an auto rotisserie?

When you think of rotisserie, you are probably like most people who think of rotisserie chicken or the culinary equipment used to cook chicken or meat while twirling it. However, an auto rotisserie or a car rotisserie, is a different kind of twirler. Instead of cooking chicken, they are heavy duty rotisserie used to twirl vehicles over while they are being worked on. Learn more on auto rotisserie in this article.
How to wash a car properly

How to wash a car properly

This is one of the best ways to spend your Saturday morning and get your weekend to a good start. Washing your car properly will not only make you feel good, but will also provide a longer service life to your car's finish and keep it shining wherever you go. Start with these simple steps now.
Where to buy Honda body kits

Where to buy Honda body kits

Do you own a Honda car? Are you wondering where you can find body kits for your Honda? If that is the case, you don’t have to spend your time searching, visiting retail stores and browsing through hundreds of magazines and websites. Read the following article and find out all the interesting facts that you need to know about buying Honda body kits in UK.
Tips on maintaining auto carpet

Tips on maintaining auto carpet

Just as you maintain clean the outside of your motorcar, you need to maintain the interior, specially your automotive carpet where liquids, food, dirt and smells like to make their home. Sometimes, however, you need more than just vacuuming and washing your carpet. Follow this simple guide to keep your automobile carpet looking and smelling good all the time.
How to perform a motorcycle oil replacement

How to perform a motorcycle oil replacement

In order to prolong the life of your motorcycle, an oil replacement is recommended at least every 3000 miles. This will undoubtedly boost the motorcycle's engine life, and keep your motorcycle purring like a kitten. For the less astute, here's a simple guide to changing the oil in your motorcycle. It's not as hard as you think.
A guide to figuring out how to fix my car

A guide to figuring out how to fix my car

I've been involved with car auto mechanics for many years, and I've lost track of the number of times friends have asked " what is wrong with my car?". Well automobile maintenance and automotive repairs are not that daunting. This article gives an overview of car troubleshooting, and a brief DIY car repair guide.
How to buff a car?

How to buff a car?

To many of us, a quick car wash at the local garage is enough. Some, however go that little step further and buff their car to a brilliant shine - getting this done by a professional can be expensive. But with the right know-how and the correct equipment, it's not difficult getting that perfect gloss on your car. This guide will explain how to wash, how to polish and how to buff a car.
The common diesel engine part faults

The common diesel engine part faults

One of the common problems of diesel powered cars is the difficulty in starting the diesel engines and the feeling as though the car has lost its power. If you are facing these issues with your diesel engine, do not worry because there are some easy ways for you to solve these issues with your diesel engine car.
How to fix a flat tire

How to fix a flat tire

For drivers, fixing a flat tire can be a very common problem but for first time drivers, this may seem like a daunting feat. Fixing a flat tire is quite simple once you get the hang of it. Let's learn in simple steps how to change a flat.
How to use an engine compression tester

How to use an engine compression tester

Is the intake or exhaust manifold in your car producing a loud popping noise? Do you see a dense cloud of blue-gray smoke coming out of the tailpipe of your vehicle? Is your motor vehicle idle too rough? Low engine compression may be the cause of your problem. Learn how to perform a compression test to diagnose the mechanical condition of your car now. This guide will help you to use a petrol engine compression tester.
Where to buy Ford Fiesta car parts

Where to buy Ford Fiesta car parts

Do you own a Ford Fiesta? Are you wondering where you can find car parts for your favourite Ford car? In that case, you don’t have to spend your time searching, visiting retail stores and browsing through magazines and websites. Read the following article and find out all the interesting facts that you need to know about buying Ford Fiesta car parts.
How to perform a transmission oil change

How to perform a transmission oil change

If you drive an automatic car, there is a tendency to ignore that most technical of components, the gearbox. Performing an automatic transmission flush and oil change is not as daunting as it seems, although it is a little more than a simple auto maintenance. Here is an easy-to-follow guide to help you service most auto boxes.
A guide to auto window repair

A guide to auto window repair

Auto windows and windscreen glass repair and replacement can be a technical job in a modern vehicle. New bond-style car auto wind shields make this a very difficult task for the amateur. In this article, we will try to cover in brief all the types of situation that you are likely to encounter.