I used this location previously and had great experiences however this morning was treated quite unprofessionally over the phone by Charles. When I came in the mechanic help me make sure that that was not going to happen, and since I was only up on the rack for 15 minutes and couldn't do what I wanted to do, they didn't even charge me. I created and printed a Google Doc that I could access on my phone, if the printout got messed up that had all the steps illustrated for the jobs I had laid out. One way or the other my hands are usually covered in grease and oil. Did control arms on my Explorer 17 years old, original parts ; was great to have a tech there to lend a hand with stuff that was out of my comfort zone. Each bay has a huge chest of tools that the customer can use to work on their vehicle. A funnel is a funnel, right? Came here yet again and again have not been disappointed.
Best kept secrets about your car. Get out your C-clamp and put the end with the screw on it against the piston with the other end on the back of the caliper assembly. You can find similar tools at your local auto store and that should work just fine as well. He's watched hundreds of videos applicable to various repair jobs. If your check engine light goes on you would plug this in, read the code, type that info into Google along with your make and model and find a solution posted by someone with the same issue. Will definitely be back to do all my future repairs that I can actually do. And I want to point out that this book has one of the best quality-price ratio between all the books in this list with over 400 pages for under 20 dollars! I will not be returning to this business after Charles' rude remarks and I am disappointed I've recommended this shop to so many friend in my car community.
Tools are an investment and there is a lot of value in getting the right tool from the start! Craig answers all your questions, is helpful in pointing things out, and pays close attention to detail. This series is super comprehensive and contains pretty much all you need to know about auto mechanics. Note that most of the time is better to buy a set that contains the socket that you need instead of buying that socket by itself. It is way more complex than the previous ones, though, but deeply covers all areas of automotive service. Use these any time you work on a car.
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Great place to do business. Never any sponsored content, just the truth about everything! This is a must while working on some cars. For extra savings in the long run, you can extend the life of your new air filter by hitting it with some compressed air to clear out any debris. This is also called a star bit set and can be found on the majority of cars. Seriously, this is really next-level stuff but I decided to include it here because I know some of you out there will want to read this. Locate the fuel pump fuse on the fuse box. Instead of focusing on each system, this one describes the 250 and how they work.
If I could only buy one, I would buy the breaker bar but I like having a separate lug wrench as well. Manufacturers usually set a replacement interval for fuel filters, though the period can vary widely. I have a and a and these should cover most auto jobs requiring a socket. Do not remove all of the wires at once. Make a note of which way the filter faces.
It will cost more but it will be a much better value on the per socket basis. Old coolant is fatal, but its sweet taste can be enticing to pets. The instructions are not great as they can be vague and hard to follow. Or show off your own car mod on Wednesdays. It has a large spout that is offset and a shape that allows you to quickly dump a quart of oil, leave the bottle upside down to drain into the engine while you are opening the next bottle. Do you have any other auto repairs that you complete on your own? This hand cleaner pump is always within reach and it gets 90% of the nasty stuff off within seconds. Park, wait for it to cool, and then get started.
With this holder I can grab what I need by quickly finding the size stamped right on the holder itself. Changing your oil is the dirtiest job on the list, but it might be the most rewarding too. This particular model is what I use and it saved me hundreds of dollars already. Scotty Kilmer is a participant in the Amazon Influencer Program. I am looking forward to coming back to this place to do my future work for my car because I did not get to finish all my work on this visit and love supporting this place.