Headlamps are a crucial component of your Ford F-150. The headlamps are an important safety feature as they allow the driver to have increased visibility in evening hours or bad weather conditions. It"s important to replace a broken or burned out headlamp immediately to prevent a traffic violation o
Thermostats control the flow of coolant through your Lincoln Mark 8"s engine. The coolant only circulates when the engine"s internal temperature reaches about 210 degrees F, after which the running temperature of the engine is maintained. Sometimes thermostats will fail and will need to be replaced
ATVs, also known as all-terrain vehicles, are used by hunters and other outdoorsmen to traverse through wooded areas and other difficult terrain. One of the most important components of an ATV is its wheels. ATV wheels are designed to handle off-road terrain. Because of this, it is important that yo
Eventually, every Honda owner will pull out of his driveway and see a small puddle of oil where his Honda was just sitting. Usually, this means the oil pan gasket has sprung a leak. This issue is not Honda specific but more age related. All vehicles start to leak oil from the gasket once it ages. Th
Changing a Ford Freestar"s oil takes less than an hour and saves the cost of a commercial oil change. With auto manufacturers recommending an oil change every 3,000 miles to keep your engine running smoothly, the savings quickly add up for anyone doing a moderate amount of driving. Savings grow even
Ford produced the Y-block series of engines from 1954 through 1964. The eight-cylinder engines were used in pickup trucks, passenger cars and in the Thunderbird. A total of five different engine displacements were available with the Y-block configuration: the 239, 256, 272, 292 and the...
Removing wheels on a vehicle for the most part is quite simple: remove the lug nuts and pull the wheels off. Unfortunately, what is designed to be simple doesn"t always work to the owner"s advantage, especially with car thieves running around looking for prized rims. American Racing Wheels helps cus
What is the one thing that can nearly instantly improve your street appeal when improving your ride? (Hint: it's in the title). These days, you can spend a fortune on rims... and for good reason. Here are two reasons why you should consider upgrading your standard rims.
Starting in 1973 with GM, manufacturers began installing exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) systems in vehicles to improve the quality of their exhaust gases. While individual components of EGR systems vary, every EGR-equipped car (including the "91 Dodge Stealth) has an EGR valve.
The disc brakes on your motorcycle are likely a caliper and piston design. Most motorcycles use this design because of its superior braking and clamping power over drum-style braking systems. Because motorcycles only have two wheels, you need the best possible braking system on your bike. However, e