The Chevy Tahoe has come equipped with a keyless entry system since 1995. The system allows the driver to operate the trunks and vehicle doors from a distance with a remote control keychain. Remotes are programmed to each vehicle from the factory, and any replacement or extra remote must be programm
The exterior of your car or truck can look perfectly spotless, as if it were just driven off the lot for the very first time. However, you cannot be truly proud of your vehicle if the interior is stained. To have the entire package, you need to know how to properly clean the upholstery and carpet. W
Manufactured by the MG Motor Company and engineered by Honda, Rover 200 series vehicles were produced steadily from 1984 until the company went into administration in 2005. From 1996 on, the MG Motor Company offered keyless entry fobs for their Rover 200 series vehicles. If the battery in your Rover
A few common car radio installation questions and my answers. My car doesnt have an ISO connector as standard, is this going to be a problem?
The Infiniti FX was introduced in 2003 as a mid-size luxury sport utility vehicle (SUV), sharing the same platform as the Nissan 350Z, and utilizing a "cool fusion" design style that combined SUV and sports car elements, according to the auto experts at Cars Directory. The 2011 Infiniti...
An alternator isn't the most glorious accessory to an automotive engine, but it is one of the most consistently stressed ones. Alternators generally fail electrically before they do mechanically, but either kind of failure can still put you on the side of the road with a dead battery. Failure sympto
The stock stereo in some model years of Volkswagen Jetta was made by Monsoon, an aftermarket stereo brand. These stereos were considered to be an upgraded model from the factory stereo, and cost extra to have installed in the vehicle. Although this is a nice stereo, some people would like to upgrade
Many Kenwood car stereo systems now come with a built-in auxiliary (AUX) port. This port allows you to connect outside devices like MP3 players, CD players and even televisions and DVD players to the stereo system. However, many of these devices do not fit into the standard 3.5mm audio AUX port. Bec
The 2000 Pontiac Montana features a 3.4-liter six-cylinder engine. The battery is located in the engine compartment behind the passenger side headlight assembly. It fits snugly inside the engine compartment and requires the removal of a cross brace to gain access to the side-post battery. The batter
Always losing your smart phone in your car? Or just sick of your smartphone being unreachable when you need it the most? Or perhaps, you want to use it but cannot due to it living ...
The GMC Canyon came in base model trim with an AM/FM radio, or with a CD player that also featured MP3 connectivity and satellite radio. If you own a base model Canyon, one inexpensive way to upgrade the stereo is to buy the stereo that came with the higher-up trim level, at a wrecking yard. This sa
A review of the Escort 9500ix radar detector, Escort's top of the line dash mounted radar detector that includes GPS. With its GPS capabilities the unit is able to alert to photo enforcement cameras and also filter out known false alert locations.
Japanese cars, including those made by Toyota, Honda and Nissan, both in the US and in Japan, are supplied with radios. The default installation in new cars often includes a CD (Compact Disc) player as well. As an upgrade, it is possible to request a DVD (Digital Video Disc) player. The DVD player a
Car stereo installation is a complex procedure to follow and therefore, you should learn about some of straight facts right away before going for the real time installation procedures.
If you are considering buy a GPS system you need to do your research. There are many devices on the market, some better than others with more bells and whistles than you could imagine. Garmin is the market leader followed somewhat closely by TomTom.
The stereos available in 1994 for the Toyota 4Runner aren't very advanced when compared to the stock stereos of today's cars and trucks. That doesn't mean that you can't modernize your older truck with newer parts, as aftermarket stereos can be installed simply with just a few basic tools. Before yo
After you are excited to see your new and chic car, never forget to prepare a complete set of automobile accessories for your vehicle. Needless to say, with finest car accessories, you are able to ...
Editing your iPhone or smartphone contacts can help you improve access with the Ford Sync system. When it comes to most smartphones, the critical first step is entering the contact data correctly.
Deal Only with Quality ComponentsWhen designing and building a car audio system, it is important to deal only in brand-name components of proven quality. While inexpensive components may offer an attractive price point, the potential sacrifice in quality often leads to a sound output that...
If mobile electronics stores make you think of bass-blasting subwoofers and car stereos, you're still stuck in the last century! Today many mobile electronics specialists have branched out well past audio and into the realm of complete car customization. From aesthetic personalization like rims