How Long Does an Oil Change Take?

How Long Does an Oil Change Take?

Oil is the lifeblood of gasoline powered engines. Thus, all car owners with an internal combustion engine must get an oil change after driving...
How to Start a Car with a Bad Ignition Switch

How to Start a Car with a Bad Ignition Switch

Have you ever gotten into your car, turned the key, and nothing happened? Most people would think that the battery is dead. There are...
How to Put Spark Plug Wires in the Correct Order

How to Put Spark Plug Wires in the Correct Order

Have you ever decided to give your car a tune up yourself only to find that the spark plug installation is confusing? Spark plugs...
Oil Drain Plug Stuck

Oil Drain Plug Stuck? Try These Fixes

Having your vehicle serviced regularly improves performance and extends the life of the car. Getting an oil change means the oil drain plug must...
How to Dispose of Old Gas

How to Dispose of Old Gas

That old gasoline in your gas can (view on Amazon) has been there for an entire year. Or maybe that old car that will...
How Long Does an Oil Change Take?

Can You Use 10w30 Instead of 5w30?

Every car with an internal combustion engine needs oil. If you change your own oil, you already know that different vehicles require different types...
Can You Put Too Much Oil in Your Car

Can You Put Too Much Oil in Your Car?

Have ever been in a do-it-yourself mood and decided to change your own oil? You went too heavy on the oil and now, you’re...
Lean vs. Rich Fuel Mixture

Lean vs. Rich Fuel Mixture (What’s the Difference?)

For optimal performance in the engine, a critical balance must be reached between air and fuel mixtures when your engine is running. Too high...
Do You Check Transmission Fluid When Hot or Cold?

Do You Check Transmission Fluid When Hot or Cold?

Even the nicest cars can break down without the right fluids. Transmission fluid serves very important purposes including the protection of the manual and...
Does Prestone Antifreeze Contain Silicates?

Does Prestone Antifreeze Contain Silicates?

Seems like almost everyone has had one of those yellow jugs in the trunk of their cars just in case steam or something green...