Car Maintenance: Make Your Tires Last
One of the most critical maintenance chores for cars is checking the tires regularly. You'll save money and extend the life of your tires.
Learn About Tires
Ever heard of tire pressure sensors? Or directional tires? Learn what they are and why they're important, along with other facts, tips and…
Do it right. Do it yourself.
The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.
Truck & SUV Tire Buying Guide
Replacement light truck (LT) tires are expensive, so it pays to shop several tire stores and online sellers for a good deal. Photo: Getty…
Snow Tires vs. All Season Tires
Snow tires outperform “all-season” tires under snowy and icy conditions. They’ll give you better traction, more stability in…
How to Buy Tires
When buying tires do your homework. Consider your priorities like traction in snow and rain, tread wear rating, noise, handling and other key…
Service Your Spare Tire Carrier
Loosen and lubricate a corroded spare tire lift so you can get to your spare tire when you need it.
Fix a Flat Survival Guide
Even if you know how to change a flat tire, chances are pretty good you'll run into problems you're not prepared for. Flat tire repair is never…
Fix a Leaking Tire Valve Stem
Fix a leaky tire valve in five minutes using an inexpensive valve core tool and replacement cores.
Change a Tire: Two Jacks Make it Easy
Lift your trailer wheel by pulling it onto these jacks. It's quick and easy. No moving parts.
Buying a Car Jack and Jack Stands
Buy the semi-pro quality jack and jack stands for strength, safety and easy operation. They're well worth the small extra investment.
Car Repair: Car Jack Safety
Learning to properly jack up and support your car or truck before you start doing your own oil changes or making repairs is vital to your…