Steps for Replacing a Car Door

It is a safe bet that a large percentage of people reading this article have had a dent in their car door at one time or another. How could you not?  From car accidents to careless people opening their door to wide in a parking lot, to runaway shopping carts at the local grocery store,…

Replace Auto Body Parts Yourself

So, you have decided to give it a go.  Car repair costs have skyrocketed and you simply cannot afford to let a mechanic replace those auto body parts for you.  It is now time for you to learn how to do some do-it-yourself car repair.

But where to start? How to start?  How do you go from zero knowledge about auto body parts to knowing enough to replace them?

Simple!  You learn by trial and error like the rest of us did.  And in the world of online information, you can easily find out how to replace an auto body part with a simple click of your computer mouse.  Seriously!  It is not that difficult.

A List of Body Parts For Your Vehicle

Consider this a primer for people who don’t know much about vehicles.  You know how it is, right?  You’re standing around the water cooler at work, and somebody mentions that there is a great sale on body parts at the local salvage yard, and you don’t have a clue what they are talking about.  Well,…

Soft Tops On A Summer’s Day

I was thinking of a song by Jim Croce where he talks about some guy driving a “drop down Cadillac.”  He was, of course, talking about a convertible and the drop down roof or top, and that is the subject of our article this morning. The convertible roof is known by several names:  drop-head coupe,…

What Is A Spoiler?

What is a spoiler?  Most drivers have heard of them; without a doubt all drivers have seen them; but do most drivers know what they are? A spoiler is an item on your car that reduces air drag and increases fuel efficiency.  It all has to do with air resistance.  When air pushes against your…