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Whether you have a car, motorcycle or truck, keep your vehicle running smooth and looking good with these helpful auto repair and paint job tips, projects and products.

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Car Horn Repair Tips

Car horn not working properly? Here's how to troubleshoot and pinpoint the problem.

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This DIY Car Maintenance Task Could Prevent a Serious Breakdown This Winter

Don't get stuck on the side of the road this winter because of an issue you can prevent. Check out...


Car Heater Repair Tips: Fixing a Blower Motor

Restore multiple speeds with a simple replacement part


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11 Pickup Truck Bed Hacks

Give the bed of your pickup truck a little TLC for easier storage, loading, unloading and overall fun with these...


Screws: How to Loosen a Stuck Phillips Screw

Conquer stripped-out Phillips screws

Tips for Selling Your Car

Tips for getting the most for your car when you sell it yourself


Tips for Car Stereo Repair

Remove your broken radio and send it in for repair


Motorcycle Safety

Six simple tips to help you ride your motorcycle more safely


11 Great Tips for DIY Car Body Repair

Do you prefer to work on your car yourself? Do you like the idea of being able to fix a...


Boat Maintenance Tips

One of the most important boating skills you will ever learn is proper boat maintenance. A boat is not like...


13 Signs Your Car is About to Die

Maybe you love your old car—or the fact that it is paid off. Either way, there comes a point when...


Tips for Safely Hauling Stuff

These useful devices will help to protect your cargo and the drivers behind you when hauling stuff from place to...


Clever Lug Wrench Tip

No more scrambling for the right socket

These 9 DIY Car Care Tips Are Essential for Spring

April showers bring May flowers, and a whole list of car troubles if you're not careful. Be sure to run...


Winter Car Tips: 12 Things You Should Always Have in Your Car During the Winter

Winter driving can be nerve-racking and often dangerous. If you're heading out into the snow and ice, here are 12...


How To Avoid These Common Car Failures This Winter

There’s nothing more depressing than hopping into a car on a blistery cold morning to find out that something isn’t...


12 Automotive Handy Hints

Working on a vehicle can be intimidating for non-mechanic types, but some tasks are very easy to do yourself. The...


11 Tips for Keeping a Clean Car

Keeping your car clean can be difficult. There are dirt roads, messy trees, pet hair and food crumbs. Here are...


New Winter ‘Flash Freeze’ Is Coming – Here’s How To Prep Your Car & Home

With snow on the way and temps dropping, it's a good idea to brush up on winter basics.


10 Best Practices for Cold Weather and Winter Driving

When cold weather approaches, prepare yourself for cold weather and winter driving with some of these tips.


Must-Know Garage Storage Tips for Weekend Mechanics

Whether your garage could be confused with a Nascar trailer or you just like to change your brakes, these tips...

Learn how to fix an automotive dent from 3M and Chip Foose

Chip Foose is a world famous car renovation expert and the host of Velocity TV’s “Overhaulin.” The experts at the...


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...


Hack Your Car Top Carrier: Loading Tips and Safety Smarts

Getting building materials home from the lumberyard or home center is easy if you own a pickup truck or a...


What to do If

Expert advice on what to do if a dashboard warning light appears, plus how to prepare for and prevent other...


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Learn About Tires

There's more to tires than meets the eye


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Painting Tips: How to Paint Faster

Professional secrets for a speedy, great-looking job