A headlight bulb in a G6 may fail for several reasons, such as moisture buildup, age, or front end damage to the vehicle. Replacing a damaged bulb should be a priority to ensure your safety when driving. The process of replacing a headlight in a Pontiac G6 can be a little trickier due to the snug-fi
Daytime running lights (DRL) are a subject that brings up a lot of controversy. There are studies that "prove" both their effectiveness in reducing daytime driving accidents and those that "prove" they are ineffective. In many states and countries vehicles are required to have daytime running lights
Having the need for transmission repair does not necessarily mean that you will need a new one. Go to the right shop and they will give you the services you need.
Your car's mass air flow meter is necessary to the proper functioning of your vehicle's computer system. A dirty mass air flow meter will prevent your car from knowing how much gas you need in your fuel injection system. It works by measuring the air flow in the engine compartment against a heated w
It was one of those miserable wet days, you know the sort. The rain is pouring, the wind is howling and its dull and dark outside. A day for being sat inside beside the fire, all cosy and warm.
After draining and replacing coolant, whether for a coolant flush or for leak repair, it is important to bleed air from your car's coolant system. The 2000 Dodge Neon has a self-bleeding system, which means you don't need to operate any bleeder valves to get the air out. Excess air is automatically
Snow can be fun to play in and relaxing to watch come down and settle on the ground, but tends to be neither when a driver has to hit the road in it. Snow tires are designed to help cars take on the slippery, icy and cold conditions of snow-covered roads.
The 1988 Mercury Sable has an electric fuel pump located in the fuel tank, and replacing pump entails dropping the fuel tank itself. The nice thing about this pump is that it can be replaced independently. Many other Ford products have a much more expensive module, which incorporates the pump and fu
The window motor on the 1996 Honda Accord receives an electrical signal when the switch is depressed. The motor then activates and either raises or lowers the window, depending on which way you pressed the switch. Over time, the window motor can weaken and it may start to raise or lower the window s
The exhaust on a car is perhaps the most easily noticed part when it goes bad: either the car stops working due to a clogged catalytic converter or it becomes very loud because the muffler has a hole in it (or something similar). Replacing the exhaust on a car or truck is simple and can be carried o
Chrysler's Stow-N-Go seating system folds the second and third-row seating into the floorboard, which can give the van the appearance of a cargo vehicle. Once you get the hang of it, operating the Stow-N-Go system is straightforward. If your Chrysler van with Stow-N-Go has a power-operated third-row
The battery plays a crucial role in the charging system of a BMW. It's a storage point for the electricity in the car, and on the receiving end of the power created by the alternator. This power is called upon mostly when starting the car, when the starter motor takes that electricity to turn over.
The Lexus GS300 is equipped with all-wheel anti-lock disc brakes. Toyota recommends that you replace the brake pads every 50,000 miles. The front brake pads tend to wear out faster than the rear pads. Listen for the grinding and/or squealing from the brake pad wear indicators to determine when to re
With distinctive styling and body design, the Mazda Miata is a small sports convertible that holds two passengers. Although the Mazda Miata has been manufactured for over 20 years, whether you own an older model or a newer one, the Mazda can still have a new look to it. To do so, the Mazda top of th
Camouflage is a good color for a truck for several reasons. Camouflage coloring hides imperfections in the body of the truck, it hides dirt and dust build-up and it can hide the truck if you use it for hunting. Camouflage also customizes your entire vehicle, making a statement about you and your sty
The sway bar on a car or truck is designed to tie together the corners in a suspension. If you lean hard into a right hand turn, the sway bar translates that movement into the left corner and keeps the wheels planted on the ground. These bars run across the width of the car or truck and are mounted