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1988 Dodge D100 Remove Ignition

The ignition switch on your 1988 Dodge D100 pickup truck is buried deep inside the steering column. To gain access to it, you will need to disassemble several components. Laying down components in order as you remove them will make it easier for you...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Mar 15, 2016

1987 Toyota 4Runner Install a Fuel Filter

The Toyota 4Runner has been an incredibly popular vehicleover its production run. And while the 4Runner is not the most fuel efficient vehicle around, it can return pretty good MPG if it is tuned up regularly and properly maintained. Part of that mai...

How to Replace Rear Wiper Blades

Windshield wiper blades are necessary in rainy weather. The process of changing a rear windshield wiper blade takes an average of 30 minutes and should be repeated annually along with replacing the front windshield wiper blades. If they are not repla...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Oct 17, 2015

How to Change the Axle Seal on a ’03 Jeep Liberty

The axle seal holds the differential fluid within the axle and differential. It provides a seal at the end of the axle shaft, allowing the shaft to turn with lubrication from the fluid. The seals can wear over time, allowing fluid to leak out of the...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Aug 14, 2015

How to Adjust Floats on a Edelbrock Carb

Edelbrock is an aftermarket manufacturer of high-performance automobile engine parts. The company was founded by Vic Edelbrock in 1938. Carburetors or “carbs”, are one of the products that Edelbrock builds that are popular among racing en...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Aug 13, 2015

How to Troubleshoot Heated Seats in a ’03 GMC Yukon

How to Troubleshoot Heated Seats in a 2003 GMC Yukon The GMC Yukon has many practical and luxury features that are offered in a number of option packages. Owners are glad they opted for heated seats when the weather turns frigid. If the heated seats...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Aug 12, 2015

How to Remove the Belt Tensioner on a 97 Buick LeSabre

The 1997 Buick LeSabre was equipped with a 3.8-liter V-6 that produced 205 horsepower. The 1997 LeSabre was part of the eighth generation of LeSabres, which spanned from 1992 to 1999. The tensioner on the LeSabre controls the amount of tension on the...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on May 16, 2015

La chanson du Vendredi #113

Bonjour à toutes et à tous ! J’espère que vous allez bien et que vous avez passé une agréable semaine, sous le soleil : il a même brillé dans le Nord. J’espère que votre week-end sera bon et que vous en profiterez un maximum. Pou...
by Songe d'une nuit d'été on May 15, 2015

How to Replace a Valve Lifter on a Vehicle

How to Replace a Valve Lifter – Hydraulic lifters are cheaper than the solid types, but perform poorly at high revs. Valve lifters are the actuators that open and close the valves on top of the engine, allowing the appropriate quantity of air i...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Apr 18, 2015

How to Install a Harley-Davidson Easy Effort Clutch Kit

The primary chain case is the chrome structure above the jiffy stand. Harley-Davidson’s Reduced Effort Clutch Kit, sometimes called “Easy Effort,” reduces the effort needed to squeeze the infamous Harley clutch lever by 30 percent,...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Apr 17, 2015

How to Install Circlip

Circlips are commonly used to secure piston pins in diesel and gasoline engines. Circlips serve a very important function in the industrial and automotive field. Circlips look like small wire rings. They have a section of the ring removed to allow th...

How to Install Front Wheel Bearings on a 04 Ford Ranger

The Ranger hit showrooms in 1983 as the baby brother in the F-series lineup. Originally, the similarities between the full-size F-series and the Ranger were obvious, but Ford separated the two in 1993. The 2004 Ranger came in four trim levels: XL, XL...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Mar 27, 2015

How to Remove Rusted Hydraulic Cylinder Pins

Remove rusted hydraulic pins with chemicals and elbow grease. Hydraulic pins are part of a high-pressure system in machinery used to transfer lubricating and cooling fluids through the system. On occasion, an ill-maintained engine or machine will sho...
by Auto Service and Repair Review on Feb 22, 2015

How to Install an Emblem on a Mercedes Hood

How to Install an Emblem on a Mercedes Hood – The hood emblem on a Mercedes-Benz is an iconic symbol for the vehicle. Unfortunately, it’s also a target for thieves, as some will want the emblem enough to take it. To maintain your Mercedes...

How to Change a ’94 Toyota Camry Rack & Pinion

The rack and pinion on a 1994 Toyota Camry is the steering system for the car. This rack has gears inside of it, and with every turn of the steering wheel, the rack and pinion setup wears down a bit further until eventually, you have to replace it. I...

How to Remove the Direct Injection Fuel Injector in an Isuzu 3.5L

The direct injection fuel injectors found in a Isuzu 3.5l engine take the fuel sent from the fuel pump to the cylinder head of the engine. These injectors can wear down and become less effective over time, and should that happen, the engine will run...

How to Change the Rear Brakes on a Toyota Corolla

Rear brake assembly – The rear brakes on a Toyota Corolla are drum brakes with shoes that are connected to the parking brake. As is the case with most cars, changing the rear brakes means working with multiple springs and levers along with the...

How to Replace the Rotors on a Nissan Frontier

Replacing the rotors on a Nissan Frontier is slightly more complicated than with other vehicles. The hub and bearing assembly is bolted to the brake rotor, so you must deal with it as well as the brake caliper. If you need to change one brake rotor,...

How to Plug an Air Leak in a Tire Valve Stem

A damaged tire valve can leak between 1 and 10 pounds of pressure a day. Tires often leak because of a leaky valve stem, which can release a small amount of air — a condition that worsens in cold weather. You may notice that one of your tires l...

How to Remove a Nail and Plug a Tire

Save money and fix that flat tire yourself. A flat tire can ruin any motorist’s day, especially when you’re in a hurry to get to work or you’re stuck in the middle of nowhere. Whatever the situation may be, a flat tire needs to be r...


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