Airbags are an important safety feature on today"s automobiles.airbag image by Dimitar Atanasov from Fotolia.comFor automakers, safety is a priority, and according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, airbags significantly increase automobile safety. Every new car, including the...
The GMC 6.5 Turbo refers to a line of engines made by General Motors for pickup trucks they made starting in 1982. These lines of trucks were used primarily for hauling and towing. The engine was a V-8 Diesel. The turbocharged engine allowed for increased torque output. This is a common way for manu
The Volkswagen Beetle is a successful and cult car model from the Volkswagen auto company. While the original Beetle car model was discontinued in 2003, the new Beetle model is still being manufactured as of 2010. The new Beetles, as well as the original Beetles, should be properly maintained and re
Welding a panel patch to a vehicle is a challenging process that takes both time and skill. The process should only be undertaken by someone with welding experience. Safety is an important issue with welding, because the hot metal can cause serious burns to skin. Even looking at a hot welding iron c
An excessively worn control arm bushing can lead to damage to other suspension components, as the bushing softens the contact between the control arm and vehicle frame. On a 2002 Pontiac Grand Am, a hydraulic press is needed to replace the control arm bushings. However, the entire control arm can be
Cracked or broken auto glass can be a major safety hazard. Getting it repaired right away can help save drivers a lot of money and ensure their safety on the road.
Refrigerators are not the most complicated appliance in the house, but it still takes a lot of parts working together perfectly to keep your food cold. If one of those parts breaks down, or begins to, you may start to hear new noises from your refrigerator. Fridges make some noise during regular ope
Mercedes power windows are more convenient than their manual windows when they are working properly. But, unlike manual windows, Mercedes power windows are privy to electrical difficulties that can impede their functioning. The most detrimental difficulty that a power window can experience is the br
Replacing main bearings is a critical part of any engine rebuild. They are usually replaced along with other internal parts while the engine is out and completely disassembled. This allows for a complete inspection of the crankshaft journals around which the bearings sit, as well as the opportunity
NEW YORK Frank Chirkinian, the longtime golf producer for CBS Sports who helped turn the Masters into one of the most watched events in sports television, has died. He was 84. Chirkinian died Friday at ...
If you love basketball, you're surely going to be looking for ways to improve your game. Yes, no one was born perfect, if you take a look at some of the best basketball players out there you would notice that they've all strived really hard to reach the levels of success that they've
Every character in "Sacred 2" is limited to having a maximum of 10 different skills. Unlike combat arts, most of the skills available for every character are the same. Every skill has its own purpose, but four of the skills are useful for every class and playing style. Each skill is...
With so many online poker sites nowadays it's hard to decide which is best for you.
Can you believe that out of desperation to find out how to fix the Xbox 360 red ring of death so many gamers are resorting to some really counter productive methods? With this article i hope to shed some light on this method that is floating around which promises to repair your Xbox 360, but in real
If you are already a big fan of Texas Hold'Em then you should know that Omaha Hold'Em is very similar. The game is just as easy to understand and just as easy to play. There are people that believe Omaha Hold'Em to be a difficult game. They are very much mistaken as you will soon see.
If you are a sports enthusiast or you love sports, you can learn to make money betting on sports even if you only watch the game at home. In fact, sports betting is one of the ventures that you many people go for to make extra cash, whether online or at the site of the game.
A survival kit will help you survive being lost in the desert until help arrives.desert plants image by Carol Tomalty from Fotolia.comWhen you plan a hiking trip through the desert, the last thing you may expect is to get lost or trapped in an emergency situation. Although you will...