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  • 4 Fun Ways To Upgrade Your Truck


    Aftermarket parts are not just about fixing up your car when it is broken down. Aftermarket parts are also about upgrading your car and customizing it. Here are a few fun ways that you can upgrade and tune your car. #1 Big Brake Kit If you want to have some fun while adding some function to your vehicle, consider installed a big brake kit. Big break kits go well with larger tires.
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  • Making Repairs To An Old Vehicle


    Sometimes people desire to keep their vehicles no matter how old they become, even if they need to be repaired to be fully functional. The reason why is because a vehicle can have a lot of sentimental value if it was presented as a gift or used for taking family vacations and creating memories. If you have such a vehicle that you desire to start driving again, it can likely be repaired and made to work as good as new.
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  • Good, Better, Best: How To Choose A Replacement Engine For Your Car


    If you need a new engine in your car, but you can't afford the high cost of a new one, it's time to start weighing your options. Your car's engine may have gone out, but that doesn't mean you need to go to the dealership and spend an exorbitant amount of money on a new one. You actually have three other options available to you, which go from good to best on the ratings scale.
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  • Dashing Through The Snow? Spare Parts To Have In Your Trunk When You're Taking A Winter Road Trip


    If you're going to be doing a lot of traveling this winter, it's time to get your car prepared for the adventure. The first thing you need to do is get an oil change on your car. You'll need to change to a winter-grade oil so that your engine doesn't get all gummed up when your summer-grade oil thickens up on you. The next thing you'll need to do is stop by the tire shop and have winter snow tires installed on your car.
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  • Troubleshooting Common Causes Of Vehicle Vibrations


    If all of your vehicle's systems are in good condition, you shouldn't be able to feel the roughness of the road, and you definitely should not be feeling any sort of shaking while driving. However, these are two of the most common problems that can manifest in your car, since they can be caused by different types of wear and damage to multiple different systems within your vehicle. Understanding how to identify what is causing chronic vibrations while driving can help you fix the problem faster.
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  • 3 Strong Signs Something Is Up With Your Vehicle's Brakes Lines


    Your vehicle's brakes are key to keeping you safe on the road. When your brakes start to go, you are no longer safe on the road. Your brakes are a complex system with many moving parts. There are lots of signs, other than the grinding of metal on metal, that your brakes may give you when they need a little service and attention. #1 No Resistance When You Put on Your Brakes
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  • Signs You Should Replace Your Truck's Shocks Before You Go Off-Roading


    If you enjoy taking your truck off-road, the stress and strain of driving over rocks, banks, and other rough terrains can take its toll on your shocks. Whenever you go out driving your truck, keep a lookout for the following signs that you should replace the shocks before your next outing. The Front End Nose Dives When You Hard Brake One of the first signs you may notice when your shocks are failing is the way your truck behaves when you hard brake to come to a complete stop.
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  • Sourcing Auto Parts For An Old Car You Want To Fix Up


    Fixing up an old car can be a fun hobby and a way to get an inexpensive extra car for the family. You'll probably need to source spare parts to do the job, so knowing where to find auto parts will help. Here are a few things to know about finding parts for older cars. Exotic Car Parts May Be Hard To Find If you haven't bought the car you want to fix up yet, then the first thing to consider is how easy it will be to find parts.
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  • Time To Junk Your Car? Key Considerations


    If your old car is in bad shape and more trouble than it's worth, it could be time to sell it for parts -- this is also known as junking it. This isn't necessarily a great option, but in some cases it might be your best choice. Here are several key points to keep in mind if you ever find yourself in this situation. No Buyers If the car is operable then your best option is to sell it to someone who needs a cheap automobile for transportation, if possible.
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  • 3 Keys For Automobile Care


    When you are thinking about ways that you can fix your vehicle, there are some staple forms of maintenance to stay on top of. The more that you look into keeping your automobile clean, well-tuned, and repaired, the easier it'll be to get great performance out of your car as a whole. To this end, keep reading and use the following strategies so that you are in good hands.  Keep your fuel injectors in great condition
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