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Car Smell
Auto PartsTech Tips

You can often tell there’s something wrong with your car by a change in how it handles or how it sounds. One of the most overlooked methods to diagnose a problem is odor. Sometimes, when your car exhibits a smell that it didn’t before, you’re seeing (or in this case,

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Auto PartsTech Tips






Although you drive with all four wheels on the ground, there are times those wheels will have to be off the ground. Whether you’re doing repairs in the driveway, changing a tire on the side of the road, or putting the car on a four-post lift for heavy underside repairs,




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Auto PartsTech Tips






One of the most commonly-neglected maintenance items I see on older cars is fuel lines. This isn’t a job that’s usually included in the factory-recommended maintenance schedule. Maintenance items are usually limited to wear-and-tear items, such as brake pads and tires. Unfortunately, very few people think of  fuel lines in terms




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Side Air Bags
Auto News






As part of its mission to prevent deaths related to rollovers, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has recently announced the approval of the regulation that aims to increase safety standards through compeling automakers to install better side airbags, particularly for vehicles 10,000 pounds or less.  The first phase




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