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Is Walmart’s Super Tech 50/50 Antifreeze Coolant any good even though it’s cheap?

If you're looking for a deal on top-off Antifreeze, here's my opinion on Super Tech's often cheaper Prediluted 50/50 extended life...

Mechanic uses power drill on regular scissor jack for this genius reason

Many DIY mechanics found that the easiest way to raise and lower your car on a budget is combining a power drill...

RVS Technology has a Honda Civic running with no oil for 1,800 miles and...

RVS Technology is replicating a radical experiment their parent company in Europe performed, running a car without engine oil for as long...

Race car driver suffers broken bones after improperly mounting fake Sabelt Race harness from...

This race car driver cheaped out on harness belts and paid the price when they failed in a crash.

Mechanic drills a hole in a penny for this genius reason

If you're ever in a pinch and need a temporary washer, what you need might be in your spare change.
Enertwist

Enertwist 1/2 inch impact, the electric impact Harbor Freight doesn’t want you to know...

Harbor Freight doesn't want you to know that the Enertwist 1/2 In. Electric Impact is pretty much the same as Bauer's 1/2 in. heavy...
crayon smell Mercedes BMW VW Volvo SAAB

Why does my BMW, Mercedes, Volvo, SAAB or Volkswagen smell like crayons?

If you've noticed a crayon-like chemical smell in your Euro model car, this is exactly what it is and what you can do about...
Prius Catalytic converter theft

Inexpensive DIY methods to prevent catalytic converter theft

An uptick in catalytic converter thefts has a lot of street parkers concerned. Here's how to prevent a catalytic converter theft from happening in...
E36 radiator cap fail

BMW E36 owner pops radiator cap off too soon, gets second degree burns

If you need a visual reminder why you probably shouldn't open your radiator cap when your engine overheats, learn a lesson from this BMW...
Oven Cleaner clean car parts

Is oven cleaner safe to clean and degrease car parts with?

Oven Cleaner is an effective car parts cleaner but here are some potential dangers and safety tips you should know before attempting to clean parts with...