Guide to Subwoofers for Car Stereos

Car audio subwoofers can easily make one of the most drastic impacts to your car audio system. Even adding a subwoofer set up to a stock car audio system improves the performance and range of the system, often people will stop at just that. Even simple plug in powered subwoofers …

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Auto Repairs how to Replace a Fender

Replacing a fender is a relatively straightforward and simple job if you have the right tools. If you have an old car or are very, very lucky the fender may be bolted on. If so the job is made fairly easy. First it will probably be necessary to remove the …

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How to detect master cylinder brake problems

Your car’s breaking system contains several parts that helps it function safely. The master cylinder is the heart of the breaking system. Your heart pumps blood to the brain. Likewise, the master cylinder pumps fluid to your car’s braking system at the wheels. The master cylinder is attached to a …

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Tips for Safe Driving after Dark

 Driving in the dark can be quite unnerving for a car driver doing it for the first time, most of the time the new motorist will have been learning to drive during daylight hours. One of the first aspects of driving in the dark comes apparent on that first dark …

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Should you Buy new or used Cars

It’s hard to remember when there has been a better time to consider a used car instead of a new one. The record number of new cars and trucks sold by automakers in recent years, fueled largely by extremely attractive rebates and low- or no-interest financing, has created an overabundance …

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2010 Sportback Ralliart

What do the 2010 Mitsubishi Ralliart, along with the Honda Civic Si, MazdaSpeed3, and the Subaru WRX all have in common?  Could it be that they are all Japanese import tuners?  Could it be that they all have 4-cylinder engines which produce just over 200 horsepower?  Or could it be …

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What happens when a Car or Truck Backfires

Backfires in a vehicle happen for several reasons. Most are easily resolved with tuning, but some require the replacement of failing units. I will go over some of the major causes of this backfire below: CONDENSATION Backfire can often times be caused within our fuel tanks. The reason being that …

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Web Sites for Researching a Car Purchase

Buying a new or used vehicle can be an overwhelming task. Fortunately, the wealth of information available on the Internet can help take the mystery out of selecting the right vehicle for you and your budget. Here are a few tips and web sites I found useful before I purchased …

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Driving Etiquette while Merging

Proper driving etiquette helps keep you and other drivers safe, especially while merging into traffic. In general, drivers should remember that visual communication with others, defensive driving, and using signals and mirrors helps keep you safer, especially when merging during crowded conditions. You should also be aware not only of …

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