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The YouFixCars.com Car Repair Blog for DIY Auto Repairs

Image of auto repair mechanic The car repair blog is here for you. This is the area that will display new posts to the you fix cars website. View information about DIY auto repairs, diagnostic troubleshooting, test procedures and factory issued technical service bulletins.

Being a Mechanic for 27 years has left me with a bad back but has provided lots of information to share. Browse through my personal insider tips, unique car repair advice and online automobile resources. I only talk about things that I have tested or used myself. Modern cars are hard to work on but the Web based tools available today can help reduce the pain.

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Even though cars are complicated today some repairs like replacing air filters and wiper blades are easier on modern automobiles then the old ones. With do it yourself auto repair increasing in popularity I hope you'll find this site an interesting resource worth sharing.

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Common Rear Differential Problems and Maintenance Tips

The rear differential can be a source of noise and vibration. See how to diagnose differential noise and positraction problems at home.

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Automotive Special Tools for Car Repairs at YouFixCars.com

Why automotive special tools can be required to complete specific auto repairs. Mechanic shows you where to get these special tools cheaper.

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Diagnose and Repair Map Sensor Issues at YouFixCars.com

Map sensor problems can turn on check engine lights and cause lack of power. See diagnostic and repair tips for common map sensor problems.

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YouFixCars.com has Do-it-Yourself Car Repair Manuals Online

Watch the DIY car repair manuals video demo. See how to fix cars with factory schematics. Mechanic shares tips on how to use service manuals.

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Solving Air Conditioning Electrical Problems - youfixcars.com

Common automotive air conditioning electrical problems discussed. Mechanic explains why some AC problems can be solved without new parts.

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Check Engine Lights and O2 Sensor Codes at YouFixCars.com

O2 sensor codes are often misdiagnosed and good oxygen sensors replaced. Master mechanic gives you an example where o2 codes lead to a cheap repair.

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Procedures for Oil Pressure Testing at YouFixCars.com

Oil pressure testing is a good way to check the internal condition of your engine. Mechanic explains the procedure and possible causes of low readings.

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The Charging Car AC Guide from YouFixCars.com

Charging car ac correctly can not only provide the coldest air output but can protect the system from damage. See the problems with just adding Freon.

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Diagnose Blower Motor Problems on YouFixCars.com

Find replacement blower motors and resistor blocks. Learn to diagnose and repair common blower problems. Component locations and repair diagrams.

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How Automobile Air Conditioning Works on YouFixCars.com

Automobile air conditioning components explained. Learn about the diagnosis and repair of compressors, condenser, accumulator, evaporator and orifice.

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Get the Most from a Car AC Recharge at YouFixCars.com

Learn about car ac system recharging at home. How to recharge a car air conditioning system and the tools required so the repairs last.

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Common Auto AC Repair Problems at YouFixCars.com

Auto AC repair can be challenging for even the most experienced. See mistakes that can cause repeat failures in car air conditioning systems.

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Laptop Automotive Scanner Reviewed by YouFixCars.com

See a new USB laptop automotive scanner screen shot and feature list. Ease of use and diagnostic capabilities reviewed by master car mechanic.

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Auto Repair Videos for Driveway Projects on YouFixCars.com

Can auto repair videos help you fix cars at home? Car mechanic provides many short videos about a wide variety of DIY auto repair subjects.

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Training Material to Learn Auto Repair from YouFixCars.com

Learn auto repair with a Master Technicians proven resources. Perfect for the do it yourself car mechanic or automotive student in training.

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