How To Revive Old Power Tool Batteries

Reviving old power tool batteries is something we all want, and need to do. These batteries are very expensive and tossing them away can be even more expensive.   There is a life span of these batteries, however we very seldom get to use them for that entire time. When charging and killing these batteries over and over… Read More »

Top Ten Must Have Tools For Mechanics

Being a mechanic and buying tools is a never ending process.   Many think that like many other trades a few tools are bought and that is it. In reality, which many beginner mechanics will find is that after the basic tools are bought there is always one more tool needed.   For example VW Passats use a… Read More »

Automotive Computer Overview Vehicles Pre-1995: Part 1

Among the different car manufacturers, vehicle models, and years, made before 1995 there are many different computerized engine control systems. Although there are significant differences between the various systems, when compared they are actually more alike than different.   COMMON FEATURES Computers The comprehensive automotive computer is a small, highly reliable, solid-state digital computer protected inside a metal… Read More »

Basic Automotive Air Condition Theory

  This is an introduction to the basics of automotive air conditioning service and repair. The place to start, of course, is with the basics – and in air conditioning, it is extremely important that you understand the principles behind what makes an air conditioning system work. This basic knowledge will be applied throughout all phases of air… Read More »

Automotive Air Conditioning

Refrigeration and air conditioning are not discoverers of the twenty first or even the twentieth century. Simple forms of refrigeration and air conditioning were in use twelve thousand years ago.   Although these early systems were crude by today’s standards, they served the same purpose as modern units.   Many aspects of modern life were made possible only… Read More »

How To Change a Air Filter for a (2000-2005) Dodge Neon

Replacing the air filter on a 2000-2005 Dodge Neon is supposed to be done ever 30,000 miles according to the manual. Of course if you live in a dust filled environment changing more often is likely best.   Replacing the air filter is a easy job that most anyone can do.   The only real requirements is a… Read More »

Our Picks For Best Rims For a Dodge Challenger With Pictures

Owning a Dodge Challenger is sweet with its aggressive look and sound it is a definite head turner.   So what could be better than a stock Dodge Challenger?   Aftermarket items such as rims that personalize it to your personality.   Here is our picks for the best rims available with pictures.   Our Picks For Best… Read More »