Is auto repair something you have thought about tackling yourself? It might seem hard to fix a car, but after you accomplish it you will feel quite proud of yourself. You can make your car last longer and save money. Read the following tips to see how you can do-it-yourself and enjoy repairing your own vehicle.
There are many how-to videos that you can turn to for auto repairs. Everything from a simple tire change to changing your fuel filter can be found in video form. These videos will take you through each step in making the repair and will save you the time and the cost of taking it to a mechanic.
Check your radiator frequently. Let the car idle for a short period first, but only long enough to let the fluid circulate. Do not lift the radiator lid when the engine is running or if it is too hot. Look at the coolant you have in your radiator by checking it with a dipstick but remember that coolant usually needs to be mixed with water before putting it into your vehicle.
It is important to maintain the level of your brake fluid. The brake fluid compartment is …