Maintenance Articles

How to Replace the Oxygen Sensor in a Jetta

Replacing the oxygen (O2S) sensor on your Volkswagen Jetta is a simple process. Wear long sleeves and working gloves if necessary to prevent skin ...

1994 Kawasaki Ninja Zx6 Won't Start

The Kawasaki ZX-6 has been a mainstay in the Kawasaki line of motorcycles for some years. It still carries the name Ninja, which it had in the 1980s. ...

Chevy Equinox Heater Problems

The Chevrolet Equinox was introduced to the public in 2005. The most frequent complaint about the 2006 Equinox is the climate control unit is not ...

How to Repair a 2000 Toyota Camry EGR Valve

The exhaust gas recirculation valve, or EGR valve, works by sending a portion of the engine emissions back through the intake manifold, thereby ...

How to Remove a Wheel Cover or Hub Cap From a Subaru

When it comes time to perform work on the suspension or tires on your Subaru, you're going to have to take off the wheels first before you get ...

How to Change the Low Beam Headlight in A Hyundai Sonata

The Hyundai Sonata has a composite headlight assembly. One bulb is for high beams and the other is for low beams. The low beams are located below the ...

How to Measure Gear Backlash

Within a differential are two gears, a ring gear and a pinion gear. When the vehicle's driveshaft turns, it rotates the pinion gear. The pinion ...

Types of Vehicle Coil Springs

Most modern light vehicles employ coil springs in their suspension systems. A coil spring, known also as a helical spring, is a mechanical device ...

How to Remove a License Plate Holder

License plate holders are an inexpensive way to personalize a vehicle. Many drivers frame their license plates with holders that display their ...