Maintenance Tips, Tricks And Hacks For Your Vehicle

Category: Repair Hacks

  • 5 Common Electrical Problems Caused By Aftermarket Radio

    5 Common Electrical Problems Caused By Aftermarket Radio

    Installing an aftermarket radio in your car can lead to a variety of electrical issues. But what exactly are those problems, and how can you fix them? In this blog post, we’ll cover five of the most common electrical issues caused by aftermarket radios and offer tips on how to avoid them occurring in the…

  • How To Protect The Undercarriage From Salt

    How To Protect The Undercarriage From Salt

    In the wintertime, cities often use salt to help melt ice and snow on roads. Unfortunately, this same salt can also do significant damage to a car’s undercarriage. Over time, salt corrodes metal parts leading to rust or other issues; additionally, salt damages rubber and plastic components as well. So how can you protect your…

  • Is Your Theft System Lighting Up While Driving? Here’s What to Do

    Is Your Theft System Lighting Up While Driving? Here’s What to Do

    If you’re like most drivers, you probably don’t know what to do when your car’s theft system starts flashing. This can be a very scary experience because your vehicle could either not start at all, or shut off while mid-driving. In this blog post, we will discuss what to do when your theft system light…

  • How Do You Replace a Headlight Housing? (With Pictures!)

    How Do You Replace a Headlight Housing? (With Pictures!)

    Are your lights getting cracked and are getting full of water when it rains? Today I’m going to show you how to replace a headlight housing on your car. Modern headlight assemblies are much more complex than old cars. They come in sections, so you have to take a whole bunch of stuff off in…

  • How To Disconnect a Car Alarm That Keeps Going Off

    How To Disconnect a Car Alarm That Keeps Going Off

    In this article, I will show you how to disconnect a car alarm that keeps going off. This method will work for both factory and aftermarket car alarm systems. Please follow my steps in order and do not skip a step. Key Takeaway Why Do We Need Car Alarms? Car alarms are commonly used in…

  • How To Helicoil Damaged Spark Plug Threads

    How To Helicoil Damaged Spark Plug Threads

    As you replace spark plugs over time, the aluminum threads that secure them become worn. This occurs because spark plugs have metal heads and as you tighten them, it starts pulling threads out of their aluminum heads. When your spark plug threads become damaged, they are no longer secure and may wobble when you start…

  • Is It Safe To Drive a Car With a Rusted Frame

    Is It Safe To Drive a Car With a Rusted Frame

    If you are underneath your car and you see a lot of rust on your car frame, you should be worried. The first thing that comes to mind is: Is it safe to drive a car with a rusted frame? Key Takeaway Is It Safe To Drive a Car With a Rusted Frame Driving a…