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Vehicle Suspension - Bump, Rattle, and Roll

Maintenance
Auto suspension is often the tell-tale trademark of a economy car. You feel every little bump in the road. On the other hand, that Lincoln Towncar just sails right over even the roughest terrain. The difference? The quality of the suspension system, or at least the shape the suspension system is in.
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How to Change the Fuel Filter on a 99 Bonneville

Maintenance
The fuel filter on your '99 Bonneville over time clogs up from dirt and rust that it filters out of the gasoline. Solely dependent on the fuel quality of the service station you visit most often, the fuel filter should last 30,000 miles or more. A damaged fuel filter starves the engine of the necess
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What Are the Causes of Fouled Spark Plugs on a Honda 400EX?

Maintenance
Spark plugs foul when something interferes with or blocks the firing process. This normally occurs when a foreign substance saturates or clogs the firing end of the spark plug, causing a short or misfire. In 1999, Honda introduced the Four Trax 400EX all-terrain vehicle, also known as the TRX400EX.
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How to Change the Oil in a 2003 Chevy Silverado

Maintenance
Changing the oil in a 2003 Chevy Silverado is important to properly maintain the vehicle in accordance with the Chevrolet maintenance schedule. When you perform an oil change, old engine oil is drained and refilled and a new oil filter is installed. This ensures that the oil entering the engine is c
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How to Change a Sonata Alternator

Maintenance
If the alternator on your vehicle goes out, you wont be able to keep your battery charged for long. The Hyundai Sonata has fairly easy to access alternator, and changing it doesn't take that long. The following tutorial is applicable to Hyundai Sonatas equipped with either the 2.4L four-cylinder eng
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How to Disable a Mustang's O2 Sensors

Maintenance
The O2 sensor measures the amount of oxygen contained in the exhaust emissions of your Mustang. O2 sensors are used to maintain the best fuel economy, lowest emissions, and greatest power while maintaining emission standards. When a car runs lean on fuel, exhaust temperatures will rise and your veh
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VW Passat Brake Replacement Instructions

Maintenance
Volkswagen maintains its reputation for safety by engineering its cars and SUVs to exceed every government standard for braking. While the design of the safety components is an important step in maintaining that reputation, so too is the proper use and maintenance of those components. In the case of
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How to Effectively Replace the Auto Glass of the Most Luxurious Cars in the World

Maintenance
As expensive or as luxurious as your car may be, you will never know when you will find yourself in an accident where your windshield or you window ends up broken. When this occurs, you will need someone to help with your auto glass replacement needs. This is where an auto glass repair and replaceme
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How to Remove Water Spots from Auto Paint & Glass

Maintenance
Water spots will quickly develop on your automobile's exterior when you place your car in the direct path of a sprinkler, garden hose, or similar source of hard water. Hard water contains high levels of lime or calcium, which are both alkaline-based, and will spots your car's paint and glass. One in
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How to Lubricate the Hood Latch in a Dodge Ram

Maintenance
The Dodge Ram is a full-sized pickup that's been hauling payloads, recreational vehicles and people for nearly 30 years. Because it's often used as a work truck, it's exposed to extremely dirty driving conditions, so it's important that you clean and lubricate your 1981 and newer Dodge Ram's hood la
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How to Get Black Streaks Off of a Horse Trailer

Maintenance
Whether you own horses for equestrian shows, or for racing -- if you have to transport your animal -- you own a horse trailer. Keeping your horse trailer clean is not always an easy task. Asphalt tar can really stain the sides of your trailer badly. If they are not dealt with quickly, they can damag
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How to Replace the Temperature Probe on a 1998 SE Goldwing Motorcycle

Maintenance
Typical of many cruiser motorcycles, the temperature probe on your 1998 SE Goldwing is another of those hidden components. The probe, or heat sensor, threads into the bottom of the left radiator and is protected by a skid plate. Depending on the trim package, removing the skid plate provides access