Automotive Tips

Is it a Good Idea to Loan Your Tools?

Brian Eslick from How to Automotive http://www.howtoautomotive.com/ talks with you about loaning tools and gives you some tips. Loaning your mechanics tools is common. As a professional, I have loaned out many tools. With good and bad results. If you're going to loan tools out I recommend that you set boundaries.

How to Automotive Tip for a BMW Starter Problem Fix

Brian Eslick from How to Automotive http://www.howtoautomotive.com talks with you about BMW starters having an intermittent no start. Possible causes: These aluminum torque-to-yield or "stretch" bolts are uncoated as supplied from BMW. Coated bolts interfere with the grounding of the starter, causing the no-start situation.

How to Replace the Rear Coolant Flange and Heater Hoses on a 2004-2008 Audi A4 B7 2.0t FSI

Brian Eslick from How to Automotive http://www.howtoautomotive.com takes you step-by-step through the process of replacing the rear coolant flange, heater hoses and temp sensor on a 2004-208 Audi A4 B7 with the 2.0 FSI engine.

Tip on How to Remove Crank and Cam Seals

Brian Eslick from How to Automotive http://www.howtoautomotive.com takes you step-by-step through the process of removing oil seals like a crank and cam seal on cars and trucks. The way it's done is by screwing in a self-tapping screw into the seal and using pliers to pull the screw and seal out.