RSSArchive for February, 2010

How to Tune VW (Volkswagen)

How to Tune VW (Volkswagen)

Volkswagen (VW) was originally founded in 1937 by the German Labour Front and it is one of the oldest auto industry brands existing in the world today. The brand focuses on cost-effective cars rather than vehicles that are speedy. However, it never means that VW cars are not suitable for efficiency and speed. Polo and […]

How to Tune Toyota Car

How to Tune Toyota Car

Toyota is one of the leading Japanese car manufacturing companies in the world. Since its establishment in 1937, it has manufactured a variety of cars varying in performance, class and even price. Car tuning is a good way for modifying looks and performance of a car but it asks for a huge amount of money […]

How to Install a New Fuel Tank

How to Install a New Fuel Tank

The fuel tank is important although it is dangerous especially if the fuel tank is located where it can be easily damaged or if it is poorly made or is already flawed. Nowadays, vehicles have their fuel tanks located in a place where they are not vulnerable to damage that can be possibly caused by […]

How to Use Hair Plugs to Repair Tires

How to Use Hair Plugs to Repair Tires

Using plug method to repair tires is something mysterious. Seeing it installed for the first time brings a feeling of amazement. One gets amazed that it holds air but at the same there is a doubt if it will last more than a couple of days. A fact is that a proper tire repair will […]

How to Replace Turn Signal Relay

How to Replace Turn Signal Relay

The easiest systems in the car to troubleshoot are the turn signals. The signal flashers will either work or not. Troubleshooting the turn signals is not very difficult. If the turn signals stop working, it may be either rapidly blinking or coming out without blinking or it may be doing nothing at all. These symptoms […]

How to Replace a Blown Automotive Fuse

How to Replace a Blown Automotive Fuse

If one is driving at night and suddenly finds that the moonlight is navigating, the last thing that one would want is getting stranded in the dark. If the person is luckily automotive empowered, that one will know how to make things right when they go wrong. If the headlights are out, then there are […]

Guide to Wiring Basics – Crimping and Stripping

Guide to Wiring Basics – Crimping and Stripping

Stripping the wires For making an electrical connection, a part of the rubber insulation present at the wire’s end has to be stripped away. It will be good to use a stripping tool for this purpose, the end of the wire about the size of ¼ inch has to be placed into a hole and clamped […]

Guide to Changing the Fuel Filter

Guide to Changing the Fuel Filter

Things needed: New fuel filter New fuel line washers Rags Open end wrenches Eye protection A fuel filter is one of the part of engine that will cost as less as twenty dollars but will protect the engine from damage worth thousands of dollars if it is changed regularly. A fuel filter protects some of […]

How to Remove a Stripped or Screwed Screw

When a person realizes that the head of the screw has been irreversibly mangled, then it has to be taken out. This was the real reason that had got one into a mess initially. For this purpose, any type of drill can be used. A drill bit that has a diameter with enough size to […]

How to Replace the Headlight Bulb

How to Replace the Headlight Bulb

In case one forgets to occasionally check the car’s headlights, a fleet of black and white cruisers will happily do it. Although they are a bit expensive and that can end up in a court with the picture of one’s car. If one is active than the front of the car can be observed otherwise […]