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How to add extra car speakers

The standard twin-speaker car stereo system has one obvious drawback. If you mount the speakers ...

Checking hoses and the radiator cap

The parts of the cooling system most likely to give trouble are water hoses. Age and the movement...

How to tint windows

More and more top-of-the-range cars are being fitted with tinted windows as standard. Tinted win...

Repairing an electric window

Electric windows are being fitted to more and more cars as standard equipment, while conversion k...

Painting a car

Small chips and blemishes are best repaired with a can of touch-in paint and a brush. For larger...

Applying underbody sealant

On a fairly new car, covering the underbody with sealing compound will discourage corrosion. It c...

How to replace an exhaust

A damaged or worn exhaust system allows waste gases from the engine to escape before they have p...

Fitting new high-tension leads

The high-tension leads from the coil to the distributor and from there to the plugs may start to...