Scratches, chips and other imperfections are just about unavoidable, but a careful repair job can be almost totally invisible. Here's how to fix a paint scratch on your car, step by step.
Why Transmission repair service important for your vehicle?
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Transmission Switch Issues to be Aware of
Being able to diagnose the types of problems that can occur with a transmission switch will not only help you to maintain your car, but also to save money. Being aware…Read more ›
This Is What Ford Factory-Inspired Electronic Music Sounds Like
Right now in Detroit, there are thousands of international visitors roaming the streets of downtown for Movement, the annual electronic music festival where dozens of DJs spin for three days straight. See, the Auto Show isn't the only big annual draw around here!
What Does a Muffler Do? Muffler Function, Maintenance, and Repair
What does a muffler do for your car? When do they need to be replaced? Here's a thorough explanation of your muffler and why it's so important.
Be sure to Get Pre-Trip Automotive Repair Tips by Auto Shop!
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What is a Serpentine Belt?
The serpentine belt connects the alternator, power steering, and A/C to the engine. Watch for warning signs to replace and avoid damage.
What Does the Check-Engine Light Mean?
Share That is a signal that the onboard diagnostics system (or OBD II) has detected a malfunction in the vehicle's emissions, ignition or fuel systems. It could be something as simple as a loose gas cap or something as severe as a faulty catalytic converter, so you shouldn't ignore it. All cars and light trucks have onboard diagnostics that are supposed to detect engine-related problems that affect the emissions control systems The check-engine light (typically a yellow or orange outline of an engine with the word "Check") should come on for a few seconds every time you start the engine with other warning lights. If it stays on, that means there is a problem. If the check engine light is flashing, that usually indicates a misfire or other serious issue, and it should…
How to Paint a Car the Right Away
If your car's paint is looking dingy and faded or you're just looking for a change of color, a DIY car paint job could save you thousands of dollars. Good prep work and being systematic in your approach will have your car looking like new in no time.
A Guide to Automotive Batteries
This guide is here to help you on your next trip to pick up a battery. You will learn which one to grab and which ones to leave on the shelf.