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Steven Cole

Steven Cole

I have been called a jack of all trades and a master of none. Love to tinker with just about anything. If it needs to be fixed I will try and repair it. I am a middle aged nerd who likes to joke around and work on cars, computers and houses.

how to fix scratches on a plastic dashboard

How to Fix Scratches on a Plastic Dashboard Anyone who has ever owned a vehicle with a plastic dashboard knows how easy it is to scratch. If this has happened to you, you might be in luck. Below are three different ways you might be able to fix scratches in …
how to use a fuel pressure tester

How to Use a Fuel Pressure Tester Fuel – it is the juice that makes your car go. But did you know the pressure it is delivered at matters? Below, we talk about why fuel pressure is important, what fluctuations may mean, and how to test it. Why Fuel Pressure …
keep an eye out for deer crossing the road

Do Deer Whistles Work On Cars? If you’ve ever had a motoring accident involving a deer, you’ll know how damaging it can be. Over the years, there have been numerous different approaches employed to try and reduce the potential for collisions on country roads. That includes putting up fencing to …
Georgia State Route 285

Are Radar Detectors Legal in Georgia 2018? Do you enjoy living life in the fast-lane? Many Americans love speeding down the country’s highways and byways. It’s as American as apple pie. However, law enforcement doesn’t share your view. They don’t see it that way. We’re sure you’ve experienced that sinking …
A Guide to Removing Scratches from Black Plastic Bumpers

A Guide to Removing Scratches from Black Plastic Bumpers Black plastic bumpers are a common feature of cars, boats, and motorbikes. Black trim is a popular option due to its versatile nature; it blends well with the color scheme of any vehicle, and it’s a cheap, effective means of protecting …
Ultimate Guide For Best Jumper Cable: 5 Best Models For 2018 Included

Ultimate Guide For Best Jumper Cable: 5 Best Models For 2018 Included All car drivers know that a battery on their vehicle may fail at any given moment. Yes, if the warranty is still active, a battery will be replaced, but what to do until then? In early days, push-start …
how to drain excess oil from car

How to Drain Excess Oil From Your Car Doing work on your own car may sound like an impossible job if you’ve never done it before, especially when it comes down to a task like changing your oil. Well, I am here to tell you my friends that it absolutely …
Are radar detectors legal in New Jersey?

Are Radar Detectors Legal in New Jersey? A radar detector is an electronic gadget used by drivers to identify if their speed limit is being observed by police or traffic enforcement using a radar speed gun. These radar detectors help drivers lower their vehicle’s speed so that they don’t get …
Will WD-40 Damage Car Paint?

Will WD-40 Damage Car Paint? Not to honk my own horn here, but I bought my first car myself when I was 21 years old. It was a nice car too: a BMW 2 Series Coupe. I had been working since I was 15 years old, and I saved any …
How to clean windshield wipers with vinegar

Keep Your Wiper Blades Clean with Water and Vinegar Despite the rainy morning encouraging you to stay in bed, you get up on time and start your morning commute. It looks like you’ll slide into your morning meeting with the boss right on time. Success! Your commute includes a stop …