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How to Remove the Top on a 1997 Jeep Wrangler

Removing the factory top from your 1997 Jeep Wrangler will give you that open-air feel when driving. With the doors off as well, it is truly a unique feeling. Removing the top only takes a few minutes, but the top is heavy, so it is wise to use an assistant in order to avoid damage to the top or inj

How to Replace a Volvo 850 Headlight

The Volvo 850 was a compact executive car made by Volvo between 1992 and 1997. When a Volvo 850 headlight burns out, it must be replaced. A variety of things can cause a headlight bulb to fail, though the most common are an electrical short or regular use. Replacement headlights are available for yo

Benefits Of Changing a Cabin Filter In Your Car

Most vehicle owners understand the importance of changing the oil to keep the engine running smoothly to prevent incurring high repairing costs. However, most owners fail to appreciate the importance of undertaking other maintenance works to prevent breakdown of their vehicles. One of these importan

How to Replace the Tie Rod on a 2000 Audi A4

Replacing a worn tie rod end on your 2000 Audi A4 will prevent uneven tire wear and loose steering; but more importantly, it will prevent the tie rod end from breaking away from the spindle, causing you to lose steering control of your vehicle. You can sometimes hear a clunk when you turn the wheel

How to Adjust the Parking Brake on a '98 Blazer

If the parking brake on your 1998 Chevy Blazer isn't doing its job or is creating noise when you drive, you may need to adjust the parking brake. This can be a challenge, especially if you routinely park the vehicle outdoors, because the adjuster on the 1998 Blazer is prone to rust. Even if this is

How to Replace a Fuel Filter in a 1997 Escort

A fuel filter helps keep your engine clean by collecting impurities from the fuel tank. You should change the fuel filter in your 1997 Ford Escort about every 30,000 miles, although you can change it more often. The fuel filter on this vehicle is accessible from inside the hood, so it is easier to c

How do I Replace Windows in a VW Bettle?

If a window in your Volkswagen Beetle becomes damaged, it can put your vehicle at risk of further damage or even theft. To avoid more problems, you should replace the window as soon as you notice that it has become damaged. You can pick up a replacement window for your Beetle from your local auto-pa

How to Install a Battery Tender

A Battery Tender is a battery charger that maintains your battery's peak charge when the battery is in storage or not used for extended periods of time. Battery Tenders can be used for your motorcycle, boat, lawn mower, tractor or even your automobile. Battery Tenders come with an easy plug-in metho

How to Remove the Door Glass of a 1978 Ford

You can remove the door glass from your 1978 Ford right from home, in the process saving yourself a bit of money on repair bills. You may need to remove damaged glass in order to replace it or repair it, but regardless of the reason, you must take care not to cut yourself during the process. You onl

What to Do for an HHO Alternator Problem?

HHO generators (hydrogen-hydrogen-oxygen generators, a.k.a. oxy-hydrogen generators, hydrogen boosters and hydrogen booster cells) are a hotly debated add-on popular with many garage tinkerers. While HHO boosters can indeed increase fuel mileage by splitting the water molecule into its component ato