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Car maintenance projects and tips to help you keep your vehicle running smooth.
13 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Car
Put the brakes on these all-too-common mistakes to help keep your car on the road and out of the shop.
The Difference Between Green and Orange Antifreeze
Change Your Car’s Transmission Fluid
How to Replace Battery Terminals
Fix Car Dents Yourself
How to Clean a Throttle Body
Car Maintenance: Air Filter Check & PCV Valves
Evaluate your own air filter and PCV valve
How to Change Air Filter
Do this 10 minute job yourself and save $30
How to Change Coolant
Let our auto repair expert save you big bucks and show you how to change your own coolant.
Car Heater Blowing Cold Air? Check the Blend Door Actuator
As long as your engine is running, there's heat to be had. Try recalibrating the...
How to Change Oil for a Lawn Mower
The Family Handyman automotive expert, Rick Muscoplat, will show you how to change lawn mower oil.
Car Maintenance Basics EVERYONE Should Know
You don't need to be a professional mechanic to own a car, but the following...
How to Clean and Restore Car Headlights
Learn how to restore car headlights. This inexpensive fix will immediately brighten your nighttime headlights.
Car Interior Repair: Helpful Tips for Restoring Your Car’s Interior
Make your car new inside again with these car interior repair tips.
How to Jump Start a Car Safely
Learn how to jumpstart a car safely. Follow these four simple steps to make good,...
Best Car Cleaning Tips and Tricks
Simple ways to get your car clean and looking almost brand new!
Improve Car Heating and Cooling by Replacing Your Car Cabin Air Filter
Improve your car's cooling and heating and save $70!
How to Replace Spark Plugs
Save big on car maintenance costs by changing spark plugs yourself!
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Warm Up Your Car In The Winter
The age-old wisdom of warming up your car in winter before you drive away could...
Car Battery Care
How to care for your car battery
The 12 Worst Car Tips Mechanics Have Ever Heard
Auto repair experts share hilariously bad—and downright dangerous—money and time-saving secrets that will...
Spruce Up Your Car: How to Install Seat Covers
Make your car's interior look fresh and new with some seat covers
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What You Need to Know to Adjust a Spark Plug Gap
Be sure to set and adjust the spark plug gap for your particular engine!
How to Clean an Engine
Add resale value to your car by keeping your engine clean.
How to Replace Windshield Wipers: Windshield Wiper Arm Replacement
Make sure your wipers wipe your windshield completely. You may need to replace your windshield...
How to Change Wiper Blades in 3 Steps
Stop the streaks and chatter and get back on the road-safely! Read on to learn...