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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Screws: How to Loosen a Stuck Phillips Screw

Conquer stripped-out Phillips screws

Top ATV and Motorcycle Repairs

DIY fixes to keep your toys running

Trouble Starting the Car? Replace the Coolant Temperature Sensor

Visually inspect the engine coolant sensor because it may not set off a trouble code.

Selecting a Tow Hitch

How to find the correct drop or rise height before choosing your new tow hitch ball mount

Tips for Selling Your Car

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

How to Find a Vacuum Leak

Find a vacuum leak with this easy technique

Replace the Gas Lift on Your Car’s Hood

Avoid lift problems with this quick fix

The Family Handyman learns how to use automotive tape from Chip Foose

The Family Handyman learns how to use automotive tape from Chip Foose, host of Velocity TV's "Overhaulin."

Pickup Trucks: How to Transport Things

Get all your building materials home safe

Winter Motorcycle Maintenance – Put Your Bike to Bed for the Winter

Save big $$ by winterizing your motorcycle yourself

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When to Change Car Air Filter

A dirty air filter can decrease your gas mileage by almost 10%.

Sturdy Car Trash Can

Keeping your car clean can be difficult. There's likely trash on the cars floor so toss out any wrappers, bottles...

Trailer Lights That Always Work

LED lights and individual grounds make trailer lighting dependable

How to Repair a Car Heater Hose

A heater hose repair kit is great insurance against roadside disaster

Prevent License Plate Theft

Use special screws to prevent plate removal

How to Repair Fiberglass

Fix boats, personal watercraft, even truck toppers with these fiberglass repair tips. Do it yourself and save thousands.

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How to Recharge AC

Recharge your A/C in 30 minutes with a special recharging kit

How to Replace Sway Bar End Links

Replace stabilizer parts until you find the noisy culprit!

Install New Car Carpet

Replace the dirty, old carpet in an afternoon

Remote Starter Installation

Remote starters are convenient, inexpensive and easy to install. Learn about remote start installation here.

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How to Change a Car Battery

Here's what you need to know about car batteries and how to change them.

Tips for Car Stereo Repair

Remove your broken radio and send it in for repair

How to Replace a Car Antenna

Repair most auto antenna types yourself for less than $20

Utility Trailer Upgrades

Upgrade taillights, tow balls and connections, tie-downs and more

Replace Side View Mirror Glass

Replace a broken mirror quickly and easily and save the cost of a shop repair

How to Splice Automotive Wires

Use a professional tool and moisture sealant for first-class results

How to Test an Ignition Coil

Test the ignition coil quickly and easily with a simple ignition system tester