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How to jack up a car video.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Use a Car Jack


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to jack up a car safely with the right tools and technique

A man checks performs different fuel injector tests on his vehicle.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Test Fuel Injectors


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

You don’t have to be a mechanic to find out if your car has faulty fuel injectors. Try these simple tests using low-cost tools.

A person welding stainless steel
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Weld Stainless Steel


Difficulty Advanced
Time 2-4 hours

Master stainless steel welding with this guide

A video on how to rotate tires.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Rotate Tires


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn to how to rotate tires and ensure even wear where the rubber meets the road

A person washes the exterior of a car with a sponge.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Detail a Car


Difficulty Beginner
Time Over 1 day

Clean, restore and finish your car's interior and exterior so it looks like new

A person welding metal
BUYING GUIDE

Welding Tips: How to Prep for Any Welding Project


Learn how to start welding or improve your skills with these welding tips from The Home Depot

Exposed brakes on a vehicle
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Bleed Brakes


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to bleed breaks on your car with this simple guide

Watch this video to discover how to flush a radiator.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Flush a Radiator


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to flush your radiator to keep your car working and in good shape

A close up of spark plugs
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Change Spark Plugs


Difficulty Intermediate
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to change spark plugs in just a few simple steps

a car with the hood open
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Jump-Start a Car


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn all the steps to jump-starting a car

A video demonstrates how to clean headlights using toothpaste.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Clean Headlights


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Use this guide to learn more about how you can quickly clean your headlights
How to charge a car battery video.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Charge a Car Battery


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Recharging a car battery is a breeze with the right car battery charger
Video of man changing windshield wipers on a vehicle.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Change Windshield Wipers


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Replacing old, worn windshield wipers is quick and simple
A video reveals the steps for changing a flat tire.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Change a Tire


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to change a tire so that you can replace tires in an emergency
A video details how to change a car battery.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Change a Car Battery


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Get moving again with a quick auto battery change
A person changing oil on a car.
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Change Oil


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to change oil in your car and save a trip to the auto shop
Ethanol Fuel Cleaning  - Ethanol Fuel Cleaning Engines
BUYING GUIDE

Types of Ethanol Fuel Cleaning Products


Keep your outdoor equipment running smoothly with proper maintenance
A video outlining how to check transmission fluid.
PROJECT GUIDE

Checking Transmission Fluid


Difficulty Beginner
Time Under 2 hours

Learn how to check your transmission fluid quickly and effectively
A video details the different types of utility trailers.
BUYING GUIDE

Types of Trailers


Haul oversized appliances and outdoor power equipment with your own utility trailer
auto care
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Take Care of Your Car


Difficulty Intermediate
Time 2-4 hours

Learn basic car maintenance projects to save time and money
A person changing brake pads
PROJECT GUIDE

How to Change Brake Pads


Difficulty Advanced
Time 2-4 hours

Learn how to change brake pads on most cars