Brake Bleeder

What is Brake Bleeding? “Brake bleeding is the procedure performed on hydraulic brake systems whereby the brake lines (the pipes and hoses containing the brake fluid) are purged of any air bubbles. This is necessary because, while the brake fluid is an incompressible liquid, air bubbles are compressible gas and their presence in the brake system greatly reduces the hydraulic pressure that can be developed within the system.” -Wikipedia, Brake Bleeding, July 2006 To purge the brake lines, and all pipes and hoses associated with those lines, on any hydraulic brake system, you’ll need a good brake bleeder in order

Automotive Mechanic Training More Popular Than Ever With High School Graduates

Americans have always been obsessed with cars. Drivers want to own the latest models with the latest features and are willing to pay top dollar for them year after year. NASCAR has become a very popular sport with the youth of our country and older generations as well. Collectors have a passion for restoring, buying and showing muscle and sports cars of the past, and auctions devoted to the hobby are regularly held all over the United States. Street racing has been glorified on film in recent years, though one needs only to look back over our cinematic past to

Luxury Family 7 Seater Cars – Top 5

Having a family and kids usually means you will need a larger vehicle, such as a 7 seater.  If you’re a lover of powerful luxury cars, then back in the days it would mean that you’ll probably have to make the sacrifice of giving up your luxury car to go for a boring 7 seater.  But luckily as 7 seater family cars have evolved, manufacturers have added power and luxury to the 7 seater vehicle categories.  Below I’ve listed five of my favourite luxury family 7 seater cars. 5 – Mercedes Viano The Mercedes Viano, it’s actually been around the

TV Car Commercial Songs

Ever see a TV car commercial and wonder what the song was? I have and I know you have too! The song may be catchy, a great cover or for whatever reason you have to know the song and probably run out to buy it. I’ve searched myself for these songs and had a hard time hunting them down. Therefore, I’ve decided to share my findings with you so we can all stop wracking our brains trying to figure out the song title and artist.The Hummer TV commercials all feature original song compositions just for the commercials. So you can’t

Car Driving Tips

Today, most of the teens have become reckless when it comes to driving. They seem to believe in the speed to forget the fact that they are risking their lives, while you do so. A significant number of young people meet daily with accidents by careless driving. If you are a parent with a child, a teenager is soon to meet, at the age of seventeen, you should become aware, and make sure your child goes in the right way. Here are a few tips for your child to follow, in order to avoid accidents and ensure safe driving. Car

Road Safety

Safety on the roadways is a continuing conversation across the country. Highways, as they become more and more crowded, become more and more dangerous because of high speeds and large amounts of volume. Fatal accidents on the roads have become all too common over the past handful of decades and have taken the lives of many people from as young as infants to as old as senior citizens. Road safety is the key component of any driver’s education course as well as the main concern for parents of new drivers. If drivers follow these 10 road safety tips then everyone

How to Import Cars From Japan Into Canada

Anyone can now import cars from Japan into Canada. Due to its reputation of low cost and high quality goods, vehicles from Japan are selling like hot cakes. Make sure to do all the possible research and background check before importing a car. Here is how to do the deal. In as much as you would like to deal to be done and over it, always be vigilant in making any purchase. Just a like saying goes, ‘Caveat Emptor’ which means ‘let the buyer beware. To prevent hassles in your car purchase, do research to save your hard earned cash.

Learn How to Remove Dents on Your Car the Paintless Way

The ding, the dent, the impression, all of these conjure up horrible images of the collision while thinking of how much this is going to cost you, but, in reality, for the most part, these dings, dents and impressions all have one thing in common – they can be fixed without the expensive paint jobs. Whether it’s the dips from hail, to dings from runaway shopping carts or opening car doors, small, cosmetic blemishes can be repaired in a matter of minutes, when done by a well-trained, skilled professional. Understanding the process will help you to know what to look

Handicap-accessible Cars: Empowering the Mobility-challenged

We have certainly come a long way when it comes to empowering mobility-challenged people, which includes the wheel-chair bound, paraplegics and the elderly. Indeed, modern technology has provided new ways in which the physically handicapped can lead lives less encumbered by their limitations. And in the case of handicap-accessible vehicles, there have been some significant improvements in the last decade. Through the years, we have seen numerous types of handicap vans, which are also called wheelchair vans or wheelchair conversion vans. They usually come with all kinds of modifications, depending on the user’s specific needs. Handicap vans can be generally

1968 Chevy Camaro Disc Brake Swap Part 1

What better way to get your Muscle Car to stop than with a set of disc brakes. Lets Get This is Thing To Stop! Our project car this time is a Classic Muscle Car: The 1968 Chevy Camaro. Although some came through with factory front disc brakes, our car was originially a six cylinder converted into a V8 and unfortunately a four wheel drum car, but dont let this bother you. its really no big deal. How Much You Spend Dictates How Well You Stop! As much as we preach about not having to spend tons of money on your