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You Should Know What the Numbers on Your Tires Mean

There's more to those numbers than meets the eye. Here's what those numbers on your tires mean—and why knowing them is essential for car owners.

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How to Unlock a Car Door Without Your Keys

The next time you lock your keys in the car, you’ll want to try these genius tricks.


Last Chance to Save Big on Amazon Prime Day Deals

Today is the final day to save on the best deals for DIYers


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Best Rust Remover Products for Your Car

Have some ugly rust on your vehicle? With the right product, you can tackle that fix yourself.


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10 Vintage Trucks That Never Went Out of Style

These classic trucks are still seen on the road today. Their old age and storied pasts make them all the...

What to Do if Your Catalytic Converter Is Stolen

Catalytic converters are an increasingly popular target for thieves looking to make a quick chunk of change. Here's what you...


Cool Auto Shop Tools You Need

A garage mechanic's wish list: all the tools you could ever need (and want) in your shop for car maintenance.

10 Most Common Uses for a Pressure Washer

Got a pressure washer collecting dust in your garage that you're just not sure what to use for? Here are...


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20 Bad Auto Habits Your Mechanic Wants You to Stop Doing

Keep your mechanic happy by not doing these things to your vehicle.


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Are Snow Chains Right for Your Vehicle?

If you live where winter brings snow and ice, snow chains on your tires can make driving safer. Here's what...


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What Oil Does My Car Need in Winter?

Colder temperatures can change how well motor oil keeps your engine running. You may need to change the oil to...

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8 Best Car Dog Barriers

If your dog can't sit still in the car, a dog barrier will ensure they don't end up in your...


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6 Prime Day Products to Help Us Weather the Winter

Winter is right around the corner. These Prime Day products will help you prepare for the snow and ice.


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What’s the Big Deal About Liquid Glass Car Polish?

Liquid Glass has been revered among car enthusiasts for producing a long-lasting paint shine with minimal effort. But is it...


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Best Car Stain Removers for 2020

Got some ugly stains on your vehicle's carpets or upholstery? Learn all about car stain removers and eight of the...


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Why Isn’t My Car AC Blowing Cold Air?

You're stuck in traffic on a hot day and warm air is coming from the vents. Not good. Here's why...

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6 Best Oil Filters for Your Car

Need to do an oil and filter change on your vehicle? Wondering which oil filter to buy? Learn about six...


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What Type of Oil Does My Car Need?

With so many options, choosing the right motor oil can be bewildering. We cut through the confusion to help you...


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Best Car Scratch Removers and Kits for 2020

Want to remove scratches from your vehicle's paint? Learn all about six of the best car scratch removers on the...


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Best Car Polish and Wax Buffers for 2020

Waxing a car is often seen as a slow, arduous process, but it doesn't have to be. These six great...


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Best Car Wash Kits for Interior and Exterior Cleaning

Love a clean car? These DIY car wash kits help you achieve that showroom-like sparkle and shine.


Basic Finish Nailer Tips

Get the most out of your pneumatic trim nailer.


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Using a Diagnostic Car Code Reader

Unravel the mysteries of the “Check Engine” light with a car code reader.


Retire Your Old Automotive Test Light

Replace your incandescent test light with a digital LED test light

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Simple Ladder Transportation

Get longer items hauled securely and save room in the bed of your truck


Automotive Tool Improvement

My oil filter removal tool would slide around and not grip the oil filter.


8 Mechanic’s Tool Tips for DIYers

It's not only about having the right tools. These tool tips can show you when, where and how to use...


Car Accessories: DC/AC Inverter

Cigarette lighter chargers explained


Diagnose Car Problems With a Stethoscope

Is there a doctor in the car?


Top Auto Mechanic Tools

Pros pick their top automotive tools that pay off in performance and time saved