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Auto AC system
Air conditioner (A/C) problems are frustrating to many car owners. For one, they never seem to happen (get noticed) until it's hot and you want the co...
Serpentine Belt (GM 8cyl)
Pulleys have recently been much on our minds. We recently talked about how to remove a crankshaft pulley and reasons you would need to remove that pul...
Mechanic Under Car
Commercial drivers (those holding a CDL) are very familiar with the vehicle inspection test given to all new applicants for a commercial license. It's...
Crankshaft Pulley (stock)
In our forums, after I'd posted an article detailing simple ways to remove a crankshaft pulley, mechanic Big Block 409 challenged me to follow on that...
A relatively common "side-effect" of replacing a battery and/or alternator in a car is to have the voltage (battery) warning light come on. This is es...
Many states have safety and/or smog inspections that vehicles are required to pass on a regular basis in order to qualify for legal registration to op...
Crankshaft Pulley (stock)
We recently had someone in the forums ask about changing out a crankshaft pulley. She was working on a 1999 Chrysler LHS, but the procedure for remova...
Shocks and struts are something that most DIY mechanics have heard of, but not all fully understand what they are or why they're important. It's not u...
Turn signal circuit
In our forums recently, a user with a 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee has a problem with turn signals. Those problems are odd (read them here), but diagnosin...
Windshield washer system on Hudson Jet
Every so often, windshield washer problems crop up in our forums. Sometimes, they're just leaking somewhere, as someone with a Jeep Liberty brought up...