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The fuel filter on the 2002 Ford Excursion is located in the fuel condition module. The module also contains the water separator and the fuel pump. Before replacing the fuel filter, drain the water separator via the drain valve on the bottom of the fuel/water separator. Like other filters, the fuel
Wiper blades are sized in inches and finding the standard measurement of your blades is easily accomplished. Wiper manufacturers frequently have sizing guides on their websites and auto parts stores and discount retailers often provide sizing catalogs in their windshield wiper department. If you do
The OMC Cobra is a stern drive motor boat. The OMC Cobra was introduced in 1985 following the open market availability of expired Volvo Penta patents which had previously restricted the use of specific parts and designs. In 1989, a full recall of the OMC Cobra line was performed to replace shift cab
A business must be long-sighted. If not, the business is not going anywhere. Conceptualizing a logo for your junk car shop is a way of investing in the future of your shop. Since this is an investment, you should not treat this lightly.
The 1990 Geo Metro was a combined effort of Suzuki and General Motors and sold in the U.S. from 1989 until 2002. The car features a 1.0-liter inline three-cylinder with a claimed 38 miles to a gallon of gas. The engine made just 55 horsepower and was by no means fast. The brakes are small and featur
A low radiator coolant level is a death sentence to your car's engine. Coolant keeps your car's engine from overheating during the warm months and keeps it from freezing during the cold months. If your car doesn't have enough coolant, the engine has to work harder. This leads to added pressure on th
The vast majority of Ford Focus vehicles need their air filters changed at regular intervals. This is a part of regular maintenance for almost any motor vehicle. You may occasionally encounter a Ford Focus with what was intended to be a lifetime air filter. If you're not sure which your vehicle has,
The 1999 BMW 528i is part of the E39 generation of the 5-series, a four-door luxury sedan. The E39 is a very popular car thanks to its appearance, its performance and its high-end German engineering. Like any car, the 5-series should be properly and regularly maintained in order to keep in on the ro
Chevrolet Cavaliers equipped with electronic fuel injection utilize a high pressure electric fuel pump mounted inside the gas tank. Fuel is pumped to the engine and whatever is unused is returned to the gas tank through the fuel return pipe. The fuel pressure regulator is mounted between the fuel re
Wheels have come a long way from the stereotypical stone wheels of the cave man; though the actual first recorded use of wheels was on chariots in 3500 BC. From wood to iron rims to steel, the aluminum rim first came into everyday use in the 1900s, when wheel history changed forever. According to Ca
The front wheel bearings on your Chevy Silverado are mounted on the wheel hub as an assembly. If the wheel bearings are damaged, you need to replace the assembly as a single unit. This means you will not have to use special tools for the job. The bearings come pre-packed with grease and sealed from
One should make sure that the automatic transmission is in the correct gear and the clutch on a manual transmission is completely depressed. If the car doesn't make a noise when it is started, check the battery terminal connections and then look for other loose connections in the ignition syste
The 1971 Stingray came in 10 color options.corvette image by Julianna Olah from Fotolia.comThe Corvette Stingray is the only American-made sports car to have celebrated its 50th birthday. First produced in 1952, the Stingray marked its 25th year in 1978 by performing as a pace car for the...
A 1997 Chevrolet Lumina has a computer at the heart of its second generation On-Board Diagnostic system. This computer is also called a powertrain control module, and it monitors functions within the engine and the fuel systems. When a malfunction occurs, the PCM catalogs it by generating an alpha-n
Rust is a devious problem when it comes to cars. It can be hard to detect and, if left unchecked, can cause major headaches down the line. Rust can ruin paint and metal and is costly to repair. Finding rust on a car takes more than simply a cursory inspection, but rust can be detected with the right
Chrome diamond plate is commonly used to manufacture automotive accessories, from mud flaps to running boards and toolboxes. Diamond plate is a durable and attractive material that is well-suited to a variety of vehicles. Taking care of diamond plate is essential to maintaining its appearance. Routi
Mazda cars are known for their sleek style and class. The exterior and interior of each Mazda car is of top-quality. Find SUVs, trucks, sports car and family cars that you're certain to adore. The stability and strength of the driver train, the efficient safety features, and the sensible prices
Replacing the springs and shocks on an older BMW 3 Series like the E30 is one of the best ways to make it feel like new again. Old, worn-out shocks ruin the ride and handling of a car. When replacing the shocks, it is also easy to replace the springs for some stiffer ones that will improve your car'