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Video: Troubleshooting a Dead Spot on a Throttle Position Sensor with an Electrical Sweep Test

Most (if not all) cars with any form of computer engine control rely on some sort of a throttle position sensor. In fact, TPS units began appearing on vehicles several […]

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Video: What’s the Difference Between a Good Shock & a Blown Shock

Last week, we ran an article on strut/shock assemblies, in which we describe a few ways to tell if your shocks or struts are bad. Understanding how to spot signs […]

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Video: Ensure Leak-Free Flare Fittings in Your Vehicle Plumbing by Inspecting Your Flare Seats First

Flare fittings are often used in high pressure plumbing applications, where sealing and reliability are critical. So it’s probably no surprise that flare fittings are common in vehicle brake and […]

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Video: How to Remove Overspray without Damaging Your Car or Truck’s Paint—No Polisher Required

Whether it’s from the factory or a neighbor’s sloppy rattlecan aim, overspray can make a good paint job look rough and dull. And while back in the day, removing overspray […]

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Video: Tips to Removing Valve Springs While the Cylinder Heads are Still on the Engine

Replacing valve springs is absolutely one of those jobs where you need the right tools to do it properly. But beyond that, there is a technique involved and watching the […]

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Video: How to Clean (& Sanitize) Your Power & Hand Tools

Our tools put up with a lot. They get dropped off ladders, thrust into scorching engine bays, and dunked in an chemical crucible of grease, muck, and goo. That means […]

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Check Out These Amazing Lincoln Mercury Mustang Styling Concept Photos from 1962

The Ford Mustang enjoyed its 57th birthday this past week, commemorating its debut at the World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York on April 17th, 1964. And to celebrate the […]

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Video: How to Tell if You Need to Replace Your Vehicle’s Air Filter

Regularly inspecting and changing your car, truck, or SUV’s engine air filter is an essential (yet often overlooked) bit of vehicle maintenance. That’s because, unlike some other regular wear items […]

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Video: Tricks & Tools to Pressure Lube a Modern Engine

Recently, we ran an article on knowing the difference between oil pump primers. While the story focused on earlier V8s with distributor-driven oil pumps, we also touched briefly on modern […]

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Video: How to Diagnose & Fix Engine Belt Chirp or Squeal

Engine belts don’t go gentle into that good night. They squeal and chirp as they wear, giving you an annoying audible warning that something’s amiss under your vehicle’s hood. Yet […]