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Road Trip Checklist

Are you getting ready to head out on a vacation or other road trip? Take a little time before you go to make sure your truck or car is as ready to hit the road as you are.

Grapple Trucks: An Introduction

Grapple trucks are commonly used by municipal sanitation or public works departments, and by waste collection companies. The Grapple truck is the perfect fit for picking up bulky waste, brush and debr

Terms for Car Parts

One day you may need to jump start your car's battery.dead battery image by Katrina Miller from Fotolia.comThere comes a time you may need to know the correct name of a certain part in your car, which will help you communicate with a service professional or someone who is learning how to...

ATV Trails in Knott County, Kentucky

The small region of Knott County, Kentucky, covers only 353 square miles, of which only 1 square mile is water. The proliferation of Elk and other wildlife in the area have led to the county becoming one of the primary tourist locations of Kentucky; the county is known as having one of the largest

My Impala Won't Start

There a number of things that could cause a Chevy Impala to not start. With modern cars, the most common reason is a dead battery. But there could be more complex problems as well. Typically, in a well maintained vehicle the problem will be in the electrical system. If your car has not been maintain

Harley Davidson Rain Gear - Because Riding Wet Sucks!

There is nothing more liberating than a ride on a motorcycle.Nothing can beat the feeling of extreme freedom you get with the wind blowing back your hair and the sun shining on your face.Just like life though, riding outside means you will encounter the occasional rain shower.Riding in the pouring r

Road Trek Camper Van

Road trek camper van has all the comforts of home. Whether you're heading cross-country or cross-town you can have all the comforts of a home: change room, kitchen, living room and bedroom. You have a

1970 Camaro 350 Turbo Fire Information

The 1970 Camaro 350 Turbo Fire is part of an option performance Super Sport package that came equipped with a 350 cubic inch V-8 engine and special accents and accessories. The 1970 model was the first of the second-generation Camaros produced by Chevrolet, a division of General Motors. A limited nu

Main Parts of an Engine

Without the major engine parts the minor components would not engine image by itsallgood from Fotolia.comThe automobile engine has various major and minor components that work in synchronization with each other to complete an internal combustion firing cycle. The main parts...

2007 HD Engine Specifications

The HD name has been used on Chevrolet 2500 and 3500 pickups since 2001. The acronym, HD, stands for Heavy-Duty. This means that the truck is built to perform to higher standards than other Chevrolet trucks. These trucks typically tow more, haul more and can stand up to more abuse. In...

2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo Fuel Pump Problems

Jupiterimages/ ImagesJeep issued a recall on the 2000 Grand Cherokee Laredo in 2005 for fuel pump problems, according to Internet Auto Guide. Not a widespread recall, it only affected a few Laredos, but other fuel pump problems have arisen for some 2000 Jeep owners. The...

Mazda Ryuga Concept - Interior

A photo gallery with pictures of concept cars and trucks that were shown at the 2007 North American Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Auto Show is always an excellent place to see all types of new vehicles, concepts and productions.

How do I Modify a Buick Gnx?

The Buick GNX is one of the more rare and desirable cars to own from the 1980s. Dropped from production because its performance actually bested the Chevrolet Corvette in 1987, the GNX is one of the rarest "muscle" cars available. An extremely valuable collector's car today, an owner of one of the 54

Tools Needed to Replace Brake Pads

You'll need a flat-blade screwdriver to help pry off the old brake pads.Jupiterimages/Comstock/Getty ImagesEvery car wears down its brakes at some point, requiring the installation of new pads. Quite a few auto shops offer discount brake jobs, but you may not like idea of cheap brake pads...