1968 Dodge Charger Restoration on the Cheap: #4

It has been awhile since I have updated the progress on the 68 Charger project so I thought I would update the status.   I finally got the 360 bolted up with the Headers which was a pain.   I used the electronic ignition from the donor truck along with the wiring harness to fire it up.  … Read More »

Our Picks for Best Portable Jump Starters of 2016

Portable car battery smart jump starters have become popular in recent years.   Smart jump starters are a great item in a emergency when a battery has lost its charge.   Modern day devices from smartphones to laptops can drain a battery leaving a user in need of a jump which makes emergency jump kits a good item… Read More »

Our Picks for Best Bike Rack for a SUV 2016

Getting the best bike rack carrier for your SUV is not difficult especially with the many available.   There are three types of bikes racks Roof Racks, Hitch Mount Racks, and Trunk Mounted.   Roof Racks Roof racks are a good option but do have a few negatives.   First they add height to a SUV making them… Read More »

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 »