To prevent doors, trunk, and hatch-back, from freezing shut this winter; follow this easy task on all rubber seals.
Quick clean interior of your car or truck. Be sure to test spot interior with the spray on window cleaner so as not to remove color or finish.
Helping your buddy jump start his car? Are you sure you know how?? Caution: Even when following the proper connection procedure, damage to the electronics in both cars can occur. Use this procedure at your own risk. Quick tip: Most of the time, battery connections can be found under the hood of the car/truck you… Read more »
Our cars have changed from end to end. No chrome bumpers, thinner side glass, and “smaller” every where you look. These are just the facts to improve fuel economy and emissions. So what does this have to do with gasoline? If your car has the little green leaf, E85 compliant, flex fuel., or indicates ethanol… Read more »
On my plane ride home from Texas, I met a nice gentlemen from Pittsburgh. It didn’t take long to discover he too was a car guy. As we exchanged stories, one of his caught my attention. His daughters / boyfriend had filled her gas powered car with diesel fuel. This is the Diesel Fuel… Read more »
Have you ever wondered “Why me”. Thousands of people fly every day with little or no issues, not a home boy like me. I won’t go into the details of the trying day, but each issue was solved as it occurred. Some wringing of the hands here and there but, I made it to the… Read more »
” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] OK, maybe a break down is not the correct wording compared to what actually happened. A stranger could not get their 2009 Chevy Impala out of park. So what would you do if this happened on your car? Before I get to the repair, let me give you a short version… Read more »
Broke down close to home is irritating enough, being miles from home; Down right scary. Thank goodness for cell phones. We can make calls to receive assistance. Lets skip ahead, and say we already have a repair estimate in our hand. The Estimate is $2,000.00 to get us back on the road…. OUCH!!! One thing… Read more »
Lets start with windshield rake. On the 1996 F150 below, the windshield is rather erect with some rake. On the vehicles above, the windshield is raked considerably. On my 1996 F150 Truck the air tends to slam into the windshield, the aggressive rake on the other autos allows the air to flow over the car… Read more »