How to

Learn how to repair your car, about possible malfunctions and ways to take good care of yout vehicle.

In a car with a manual transmission, the clutch is a very important component as it connects and disconnects the drive shafts. Even under normal use, the lifespan of the...
by - September 19, 2018
The steering wheel of a car does lock in position as part of the design to make the vehicle safe. The steering wheel won't get lock unless the ignition switch...
by - September 6, 2018
Depending on the situation, you may need to switch between the high and low beams of the headlights. The headlamp dimmer switch is there to ensure that the correct beam...
by - September 5, 2018
Whenever your car battery dies in the middle of the trip, it becomes an emergency situation. However, you can revive your car battery by using jumper cables. Also called as...
by - September 5, 2018
Perhaps, nothing can beat a convertible – or cars which roof are removable or deployable – is delivering the joy of open-top drive and ride. Its occupants get to experience...
by - September 5, 2018
As much as you would want to stay within the comfort of your car, you also need to get out and do things that need to be done. To get...
by - September 4, 2018
Before you can drive your car, you have to insert the car key into the ignition switch and turn it accordingly. If the engine starts, you are now good to...
by - September 3, 2018
The air conditioning in your car employs four basic principles -- Evaporation, Condensation, Compression and Expansion – to work. To act on these principles are a number of important components...
by - September 3, 2018
The difficulty of driving through muddy roads is different for diverse types of vehicles. Some vehicles, especially those equipped with all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive systems and off-road tires, can...
by - September 3, 2018
There is one big role that the transmission plays in your car – to send power from the engine to the wheels. Also known as the gearbox, the transmission contains...
by - August 24, 2018
Spills are almost inevitable to happen inside your car, especially if you or your passengers are fond of eating and drinking in the cabin. These spills could include drips from...
by - August 23, 2018
The engine is probably one of the most complicated elements of your car. Its workings are more complicated than you may think. It features many parts, components and accessories, one...
by - August 23, 2018
One of the most important parts of any car is the engine. It is considered as the heart of the car, as it is responsible for bringing it to life....
by - August 22, 2018
When you are driving, you need to have a clear view of the road head. However, there are times when visibility is less than desirable, simply because condensation, frost or...
by - August 22, 2018
One of the vital parts of your exhaust system is the muffler. Located at the back or in the middle of the exhaust, the muffler is designed to lower the...
by - August 21, 2018
Primarily, motor oil is used to lubricate the engine, thereby reducing friction and wear of moving parts while cleaning the powerplant from sludge and varnish. In addition, motor oil improves...
by - August 21, 2018
It is already terrible to drive on bad roads, and it is equally dreadful to drive on misaligned wheels. Properly aligned wheels help ensure optimal levels of drivability. Aside from...
by - August 20, 2018
The parking brake is usually engaged when you need the car to be stationary in heavy traffic or in a parking spot. You are supposed to engage the parking brake...
by - August 20, 2018
Over time, you might have noticed that your car’s modern headlights have become foggy or cloudy and yellowish. Now, they don’t look as presentable as before. However, the round headlights...
by - August 20, 2018
A car needs fuel to get running fuel. Thus, no driver in his or her right mind would drive with no or little fuel left. You might get stuck in...
by - August 17, 2018