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Installing Screw-In Dirt Bike Tire Studs

Screw-in tire studs for dirt bikes greatly increase traction on any terrain particularly ice, snow, and mud. Read on for three simple installation steps that will...

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Why Do-It-Yourself Transmission Repair Jobs Are Not A Good Idea

Why Do-It-Yourself Transmission Repair Jobs Are Not A Good Idea

Some people believe that they are capable of conducting their own transmission repair jobs. However, this isn't generally a wise decision.

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The earliest vehicles invented did not have windshields; people simply wore goggles whilst driving to protect their eyes. Things quickly moved on as it became obvious that protection from the

By: Alan Trotter l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012

Some people believe that they are capable of conducting their own transmission repair jobs. However, this isn't generally a wise decision.

By: Anna Woodward l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012

If you've recently been involved in an auto accident, then getting your car fixed right away should be your first priority. Repairs to a vehicle can take some time, so it's important for you to get

By: Sam A Stout l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012

While many of us are aware that there are things you should do if you find yourself in a driving emergency such as a skid, loss of steering or a sudden puncture in one of your car tyres, how many of

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012

Choosing new car tyres is something that many of us leave to the last minute, which leads to a rushed decision. Either we go with what we know and stick the same original equipment tyres on again,

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012

Read this article to learn about information and tips on repairing dents in a car without the need to repaint. It is not always viable to do this but it can be a good choice in some situations.

By: Dan Lenson l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012

There is nothing more frustrating than falling victim to a falling piece of debris when you are driving on the road. Just because your auto glass is designed to shield you from debris does not mean

By: Keith Goodroe l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012

Most of us have heard of catalytic converters and know vaguely that they filter the exhaust fumes to reduce the number of harmful compounds that are released into the environment. Many of us will

By: Harry Coombes l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012

Ever looked at your vehicle's windscreen and noticed unexplained marks and scratches? Here we discuss some causes that may be the problem and how to prevent them from happening in the future.

By: Roland William O'Donnell l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 30, 2012

Winter is notorious for causing wear and tear on your car, but summer can be just as brutal. The increase in temperatures during the summer can be detrimental to many of the systems in your car. If

By: Jack M Clifford l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 30, 2012

It's that awful time for car owners, your car's paint is damaged and you need some automotive paint repair done to get it back to like new. Maybe you were in a low impact collision, scraped the door

By: Anna O Sullivan l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 29, 2012

You may need to have some dent repair done to your vehicle for any number of reasons. There could be something unavoidable like a late night hail storm. You could have backed into a post at low

By: Anna O Sullivan l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 29, 2012

I don't know about you, but before I knew much about car tyres, I didn't really think it mattered much which rings of black rubber I chose to fit to my car. Depending on my current finances I would

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 27, 2012

If you haven't heard about the upcoming change to the tyre labelling laws, then you obviously haven't been spending as much time reading and thinking about tyres as I have! In November it will become

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 26, 2012

A safe windshield replacement and installation is required to get back quickly on the roads. And the success of glass replacement is solely on the hands of professional auto glass service providers

By: Jason Ean l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 26, 2012

A crack or chip in a windshield can often be replaced with do-it-yourself kits. With a little care, this can fix the windshield as well as a professional. On the other hand, a mistake when using a

By: Robert C Wilson l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 25, 2012

A camper trailer can provide some of the best family holidays and give you real freedom to go wherever you want and to stay wherever you want without spending a fortune on hotels and transport. Quite

By: Rusty M Theron l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 24, 2012
C N Scott

Screw-in tire studs for dirt bikes greatly increase traction on any terrain particularly ice, snow, and mud. Read on for three simple installation steps that will take you from slipping to gripping

By: C N Scott l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 24, 2012

The gases that are released by the car's exhaust system are toxic, and harmful for health. As a matter of fact, the discharge of these burnt gases from the car is necessary to keep the car in an

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012

Preventive and scheduled maintenance help hold the value of the car. This is necessary if you are planning to resell your vehicle in the future. The less problems your car has, the higher the amount

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012
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C N Scott

Screw-in tire studs for dirt bikes greatly increase traction on any terrain particularly ice, snow, and mud. Read on for three simple installation steps that will take you from slipping to gripping

By: C N Scott l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 24, 2012 lViews: 98 lComments: 0

Some people believe that they are capable of conducting their own transmission repair jobs. However, this isn't generally a wise decision.

By: Anna Woodward l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0

While many of us are aware that there are things you should do if you find yourself in a driving emergency such as a skid, loss of steering or a sudden puncture in one of your car tyres, how many of

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0

Read this article to learn about information and tips on repairing dents in a car without the need to repaint. It is not always viable to do this but it can be a good choice in some situations.

By: Dan Lenson l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0

If you are like most normal drivers, then you've probably notched up a few kilometres in your diesel car or truck. This means it is probably time for some diesel injector servicing and cleaning to

By: Karl Rooney l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0

There is nothing more frustrating than falling victim to a falling piece of debris when you are driving on the road. Just because your auto glass is designed to shield you from debris does not mean

By: Keith Goodroe l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

If you've recently been involved in an auto accident, then getting your car fixed right away should be your first priority. Repairs to a vehicle can take some time, so it's important for you to get

By: Sam A Stout l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Safety Restraint Systems in automobiles have become a norm in almost all countries. The organizations dealing with public safety realized the importance of having some safety measures within

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Most of us have heard of catalytic converters and know vaguely that they filter the exhaust fumes to reduce the number of harmful compounds that are released into the environment. Many of us will

By: Harry Coombes l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

The earliest vehicles invented did not have windshields; people simply wore goggles whilst driving to protect their eyes. Things quickly moved on as it became obvious that protection from the

By: Alan Trotter l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

You may need to have some dent repair done to your vehicle for any number of reasons. There could be something unavoidable like a late night hail storm. You could have backed into a post at low

By: Anna O Sullivan l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 29, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0

Choosing new car tyres is something that many of us leave to the last minute, which leads to a rushed decision. Either we go with what we know and stick the same original equipment tyres on again,

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0

Ever looked at your vehicle's windscreen and noticed unexplained marks and scratches? Here we discuss some causes that may be the problem and how to prevent them from happening in the future.

By: Roland William O'Donnell l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 30, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

Preventive and scheduled maintenance help hold the value of the car. This is necessary if you are planning to resell your vehicle in the future. The less problems your car has, the higher the amount

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

A camper trailer can provide some of the best family holidays and give you real freedom to go wherever you want and to stay wherever you want without spending a fortune on hotels and transport. Quite

By: Rusty M Theron l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 24, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

The gases that are released by the car's exhaust system are toxic, and harmful for health. As a matter of fact, the discharge of these burnt gases from the car is necessary to keep the car in an

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0

I don't know about you, but before I knew much about car tyres, I didn't really think it mattered much which rings of black rubber I chose to fit to my car. Depending on my current finances I would

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 27, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0

Winter is notorious for causing wear and tear on your car, but summer can be just as brutal. The increase in temperatures during the summer can be detrimental to many of the systems in your car. If

By: Jack M Clifford l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 30, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0

It's that awful time for car owners, your car's paint is damaged and you need some automotive paint repair done to get it back to like new. Maybe you were in a low impact collision, scraped the door

By: Anna O Sullivan l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 29, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0

A safe windshield replacement and installation is required to get back quickly on the roads. And the success of glass replacement is solely on the hands of professional auto glass service providers

By: Jason Ean l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 26, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
1 2|  

Some people believe that they are capable of conducting their own transmission repair jobs. However, this isn't generally a wise decision.

By: Anna Woodward l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0

A crack or chip in a windshield can often be replaced with do-it-yourself kits. With a little care, this can fix the windshield as well as a professional. On the other hand, a mistake when using a

By: Robert C Wilson l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 25, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0

While many of us are aware that there are things you should do if you find yourself in a driving emergency such as a skid, loss of steering or a sudden puncture in one of your car tyres, how many of

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0

Choosing new car tyres is something that many of us leave to the last minute, which leads to a rushed decision. Either we go with what we know and stick the same original equipment tyres on again,

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0

I don't know about you, but before I knew much about car tyres, I didn't really think it mattered much which rings of black rubber I chose to fit to my car. Depending on my current finances I would

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 27, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0

If you haven't heard about the upcoming change to the tyre labelling laws, then you obviously haven't been spending as much time reading and thinking about tyres as I have! In November it will become

By: Mark Needham l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 26, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0

Read this article to learn about information and tips on repairing dents in a car without the need to repaint. It is not always viable to do this but it can be a good choice in some situations.

By: Dan Lenson l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0

The earliest vehicles invented did not have windshields; people simply wore goggles whilst driving to protect their eyes. Things quickly moved on as it became obvious that protection from the

By: Alan Trotter l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

The gases that are released by the car's exhaust system are toxic, and harmful for health. As a matter of fact, the discharge of these burnt gases from the car is necessary to keep the car in an

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0

Preventive and scheduled maintenance help hold the value of the car. This is necessary if you are planning to resell your vehicle in the future. The less problems your car has, the higher the amount

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

Safety Restraint Systems in automobiles have become a norm in almost all countries. The organizations dealing with public safety realized the importance of having some safety measures within

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Whether your car needs servicing and/or replacement of components, it is best to have it done by a professional. Professionals can check for items such as the engine condition, condition of the

By: Mark Maitland-Smith l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 34 lComments: 0

If you've recently been involved in an auto accident, then getting your car fixed right away should be your first priority. Repairs to a vehicle can take some time, so it's important for you to get

By: Sam A Stout l Automotive > Repairs l Aug 01, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Ever looked at your vehicle's windscreen and noticed unexplained marks and scratches? Here we discuss some causes that may be the problem and how to prevent them from happening in the future.

By: Roland William O'Donnell l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 30, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

If you are like most normal drivers, then you've probably notched up a few kilometres in your diesel car or truck. This means it is probably time for some diesel injector servicing and cleaning to

By: Karl Rooney l Automotive > Repairs l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0

There is nothing more frustrating than falling victim to a falling piece of debris when you are driving on the road. Just because your auto glass is designed to shield you from debris does not mean

By: Keith Goodroe l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

It's that awful time for car owners, your car's paint is damaged and you need some automotive paint repair done to get it back to like new. Maybe you were in a low impact collision, scraped the door

By: Anna O Sullivan l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 29, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0

You may need to have some dent repair done to your vehicle for any number of reasons. There could be something unavoidable like a late night hail storm. You could have backed into a post at low

By: Anna O Sullivan l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 29, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0

Most of us have heard of catalytic converters and know vaguely that they filter the exhaust fumes to reduce the number of harmful compounds that are released into the environment. Many of us will

By: Harry Coombes l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 31, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

Winter is notorious for causing wear and tear on your car, but summer can be just as brutal. The increase in temperatures during the summer can be detrimental to many of the systems in your car. If

By: Jack M Clifford l Automotive > Repairs l Jul 30, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
1 2|  
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