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whether you have a car, motorcycle or truck, keep your vehicle running smooth and looking good with these helpful auto repair and paint job tips, projects and products.

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how to safely transport your sauna

learn how to disassemble your portable sauna and take it to the next stop.

how to jump start a car using jumper cables safely

dead or weak battery? you probably need a jump start. follow these easy steps to learn how to jump start...


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upgrade your garage with this family handyman approved dewalt socket wrench set

if you're like me and would rather diy your car or small engine maintenance, check out this compact and durable...


car won’t start – troubleshooting & how to fix

car won't start? it may just need a good smack.


this family handyman approved cordless vacuum is a must-have for parents and pet owners

you know how annoying it is to drag out your full-sized vacuum to deal with every little a sprig of...

why won’t my battery jump?

your car is dead. you try to jump-start the battery, but nothing happens. is it the battery or something else...


how to replace traditional gaskets with chemical gaskets

if you can't locate a ready-made pre-cut gasket, chemical gasket makers can easily get you out of a bind.

chemical sealants are replacing traditional gaskets

chemical and gasket sealants have replaced many traditional gaskets and seals in our cars and homes. here's what you need...


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bugs, tar and big globs of bird poop are no match for this foaming cleaner

we all know that familiar splat of a bug hitting your windshield at 70 miles per hour. the next time...


what do car trouble codes really mean?

your vehicle has a problem if the check engine light (cel) glows. diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) stored in the computer...


best car code readers and scan tools

a glowing check engine light (cel) usually means your vehicle has a problem. a scan tool or code reader can...

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no job is too tough for family handyman approved grime hand soap

a fiercely degreasing hand soap that's still gentle on your skin?  give this family handyman approved grime hand soap a...


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brighten up any project with 2022年世界杯中国小组赛积分 approved nebo omni 2k work light

looking for an addition to your toolbox that shines? try the compact, bright and long-lasting nebo omni 2k work light.


4 portable car heaters to have on hand for emergencies

if your car's heater isn't meeting your needs, or you want to be prepared for emergencies, a portable car heater...


a family handyman approved father’s day gift guide

struggling to find the right father's day gift for your dad? check out these family handyman approved products any diy...


12 best car floor mats to upgrade your ride

the best car floor mats save your auto's interiors and make cleaning a breeze.

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family handyman approved: armor all wash & wax

if you're looking to polish up your car quickly and easily, give 2022年世界杯中国小组赛积分 approved armor all ultra-shine wash...


we tried dry shine’s ultimate shine to gloss up a filthy truck

we tried this ultra-glossy, anti-static and uv-protectant automotive cleaner on everything we could find on my filthy pickup.


11 best oil funnels for diy oil changes

using the correct type and shape oil funnel helps avoid cleaning up a greasy mess when changing motor oil yourself.


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these stylish and tough stoggles safety glasses are family handyman approved

whether you work in the trades or you're a diy enthusiast, safety glasses are an essential tool. recently i picked...


24 best car accessories you’ll use all the time

we found the best car accessories for every type of driver, so you can keep your ride tidy, clean and...


we tried amazon’s best-selling microfiber car cloths

the internet is obsessed with these reusable car cleaning towels, so we tried them. spoiler alert: they're worth every penny.


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2022年世界杯中国小组赛积分 approved ryobi cordless tire inflator is a worthy addition to your garage

air compressors require a lot of work if you only need them for a minute or two to top off...


8 best carport kits

keep your car safe from the elements with a carport kit. they're available in a range of sizes, and most...

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what to do if your car won’t start

before you call a tow truck, it's worth trying a few of these tips to get your car up and...


this car vacuum has more than 119,000 5-star amazon ratings

check out this portable, inexpensive thisworx car vacuum, an amazon no. 1 best seller.


8 best dog car seat covers for easier cleaning

dogs love car rides but can be messy passengers. our pet expert recommends these dog car seat covers to keep...


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can you fix a car battery terminal with a zucchini?

a deteriorated battery terminal post usually means you need a new battery. is this hack a viable alternative?


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what to know about uneven tire wear

driving on unevenly worn tires is dangerous! learn about the common (and preventable) causes.


the best portable air compressors

our favorite air compressors for whatever your pneumatic needs may be.