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How to replace a car thermostat

Locating the thermostat If the engine warms up very slowly, or never reaches normal temperature,...

Engine oil pump replacement

Externally mounted pump Multi-lobe rotary pumps are the most common type of oil pump. Externally...

Replacing gaskets and oil seals

Gaskets and oil seals should be replaced if worn or leaking, or whenever removed during servicin...

Replacing core plugs

Core plugs are also known as expansion plugs, welch plugs and sealing discs - a point to remember...

Checking and replacing a fuel sender unit

Sender unit Some sender units have a bayonet fitting with lugs in the flange. Petrol tank The ta...

Replacing a water pump

Parts which you may have to remove. On some cars you must take out the radiator to reach the...