Saturday Mechanic

6 strange car sounds you shouldn’t ignore

Don’t just turn up the radio to drown out the noise. Here are six strange car sounds that demand prompt attention...

How it works: diagnostic scan tool

The diagnostic scan tool is the first step in diagnosing modern automotive troubles. Here's how it works...

Home electric vehicle charger basics

With the likelihood that electric cars will gradually grow in popularity, here are the key home electric vehicle charger basics...

How to install bluetooth in any radio

Stream music through your radio and keep that original-equipment look for less than the cost of a new receiver. Here's how to install bluetooth in...

Light the way. Say goodbye to inadequate under-car lighting

Spend any amount of time crawling around and under cars and the challenge of getting enough light to see what you’re working on becomes tiresome....

Springclean your car

Springclean your car

A good springcleaning takes only a few hours and will make your car much more pleasant to drive. Plus, it’ll prevent long-term problems....

Changing the differential oil

You change engine oil every few thousand kilometres, but have you ever even looked at your differential?...

How to replace a halfshaft

How to replace a halfshaft

It sounds like a complicated part in a hard-to-reach spot, but halfshafts are actually easy to replace...

There will be rust

There will be rust

The metal-munching menace can turn any vehicle to dust in time. Here’s how to fight corrosion and win....

Revamp your ageing car radio

Car radios used to just play music. Now they are the easiest way to drop high-tech functionality into almost any vehicle...

A field guide to scrapyards

A field guide to scrapyards

How to use your local car graveyard to find cheap parts and get a good education in the process....

How to replace your car’s window glass

Petty car theft often means broken side glass. Repairing the damage yourself is one way to ease the loss....

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