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How to Adjust a Turbonetics Wastegate

How to Adjust a Turbonetics Wastegate

Turbonetics has made a name for itself by producing high-quality turbocharger kits and accessories that are both reasonably priced and easy to use. Adjusting a Turbonetics wastegate is a simple procedure that will allow you to increase or decrease the amount of exhaust going into the turbo for more ......[Read More]
How to Customize Car Hoods

How to Customize Car Hoods

The hood on your automobile is likely one of the first parts of your car people notice. That is why most classic and high-end cars pay close attention to the details of their hoods. A custom hood can define the "attitude" your car displays to the world. From purely decorative hood accoutrements to f......[Read More]
Car Shows in Western Massachusetts

Car Shows in Western Massachusetts

Car shows are very popular in Western Massachusetts.classic car image by itsallgood from Fotolia.comWestern Massachusetts has dozens of auto shows throughout the year. The region hosts everything from antique car shows to car shows for charitable benefits. Western Massachusetts car shows.........[Read More]
Famous Car Designers

Famous Car Designers

The art of designing an automobile requires the consideration of an automobile's functioning capabilities and aesthetic qualities. Some of the most famous car designers have mastered that tight-rope walk, churning out cars that remain revolutionary in their features as well as eye.........[Read More]
How to Restore Cracked Car Window Rubbers

How to Restore Cracked Car Window Rubbers

The rubber tubing element found along the window of your car is more commonly known as weatherstripping. This material keeps air, moisture and the rest of the outside elements from leaking into the vehicle. Keeping your weatherstripping intact is crucial to keeping your air conditioning and heat run......[Read More]
How to Remove the Roof Rack on a 2002 Odyssey

How to Remove the Roof Rack on a 2002 Odyssey

The 1995 model year marked the release of the first ever Honda minivan, the Odyssey. In 1999, Honda redesigned the Odyssey, giving it sharper body-lines and a new headlight design. This body design lasted through the 2004 model year. The 2002 Odyssey came in three trim levels: LX, EX and EX-L. The E......[Read More]
How to Install a Wrangler YJ Body Lift

How to Install a Wrangler YJ Body Lift

A body lift will allow you to install larger rims and tires on your Jeep Wrangler. A body lift raises only the body of the vehicle, so the stock handling and ride remain. Body lifts are less expensive than traditional suspension lifts and are more easily installed. Eleven body-lift spacers are insta......[Read More]
How to Install an OEM Aero Kit in a 2003 Honda Accord

How to Install an OEM Aero Kit in a 2003 Honda Accord

Many drivers seek a way to improve the look of their vehicles. One of the most effective ways of doing so is to purchase an Aero Kit, which will give your car a bolder, more aggressive look as well as help to improve high speed stability in performance vehicles. OEM Aero Kits are mounted onto the ve......[Read More]
How to Remove the Stick Shift Console in a Hyundai Sonata

How to Remove the Stick Shift Console in a Hyundai Sonata

The shift stick console on Hyundai Sonata vehicles is designed to be easily accessible. While it does not fit this description completely well, it is quite accessible compared to the consoles in some other vehicles. Whether you're replacing the console assembly or simply opening the console to acces......[Read More]
PM 554 Exhaust Tips

PM 554 Exhaust Tips

The PM 554 exhaust tip is made by Pilot Motorsports. Like any chrome exhaust tip, the Pilot Motorsports PM 554 tip is a great addition to almost any vehicle, particularly if the exhaust does not already have a chrome tip. Installing one of these tips is easy and inexpensive and results in a better-l......[Read More]
How to Fit a Strut Bar

How to Fit a Strut Bar

A strut bar is a simple device that reduces unwanted flex from the tops of a car's shock towers during cornering. The strut bar is a bar that is bolted to the tops of the shock towers and serves to brace the shock towers. The reduced flexing and twisting that the chassis experiences translates to mo......[Read More]
How to Install a Rumble Bee Hood Scoop on a Dodge Truck

How to Install a Rumble Bee Hood Scoop on a Dodge Truck

Install a Rumble Bee Hood Scoop to customize any Dodge Ram to look like the Hemi powered Rumble Bee Ram. The Rumble Bee mixed classic image with advanced power to capture the Hemi mystique in a Mopar truck. As the new look was unveiled, Ram truck owners began to make modifications to their own Dodge......[Read More]
How do I Remove Bulbs in '99 Ford Expedition Running Boards?

How do I Remove Bulbs in '99 Ford Expedition Running Boards?

The 1999 Ford Expedition has lights installed on the running boards to help provide better visibility when entering or exiting the truck. The lights are designed to come on when the door opens. The bulbs do eventually burn out and need to be replaced. Removing the bulbs are also necessary when remov......[Read More]
Safety of a Diesel Programmer

Safety of a Diesel Programmer

Car enthusiasts enjoy altering and enhancing their vehicles, from the outside look to the engine performance. If an engine is diesel-powered, there are aftermarket diesel programmers that can be purchased to strengthen overall driving safety.......[Read More]
How to Install an Intercooler on a Turbo I Engine

How to Install an Intercooler on a Turbo I Engine

To increase the horsepower on a vehicle, you must either install a larger engine or burn more fuel in your existing one. An aftermarket turbocharger or supercharger that uses forced induction compresses the air before it enters your engine, thus injecting more oxygen. This process allows your stock ......[Read More]
How to Drill & Tap for a 1/4-20 Bolt

How to Drill & Tap for a 1/4-20 Bolt

Drilling and tapping a hole in thicker gauge metal is a fundamental part of fabricating metal. Using the optimal drill bit is imperative in producing a functional and strong final tapped hole. If the drilled hole is too small, the bolt will be hard to thread. This can result in damaged threads on t......[Read More]
Types of Rally Cars

Types of Rally Cars

Rally cars race on both private and public land.rally image by Didier Weemaels from Fotolia.comRally car racing is distinguished by its racetrack format of checkpoint to checkpoint rather than a circuit, and a race may take place on either public or private lands. All rally cars are.........[Read More]
Hitch Installation Instructions for a Jeep

Hitch Installation Instructions for a Jeep

Adding a trailer hitch to your Jeep will increase its capabilities. With a trailer hitch, you will be able to haul cargo on a flat trailer, tow a boat or provide a place to attach a cargo holder. Most trailer hitches cost $40 to $100 for a frame-mounted setup. Attaching the trailer hitch to the fram......[Read More]
Ideas on Organizing a Car Show

Ideas on Organizing a Car Show

Millions of people attend and enjoy car shows every year. Car clubs, nonprofit organizations and even cities put them on. Some are small events tailored to a certain group, and others are huge all-day affairs.......[Read More]
How to Install a Timer in an Audi Turbo

How to Install a Timer in an Audi Turbo

Installing a turbo timer on your turbo-charged Audi is a prudent step to take in order to help keep the turbo operating efficiently. After your car has been running, the turbo can become hot. Without a turbo timer, the turbo's cooling sources are abruptly stopped when the car is turned off. A turbo ......[Read More]