Servicing & Mechanical

Checking and Adjusting a Drive Belt

Inspecting a drive belt for damage and correct tension.

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking and Changing an Air Filter

Ensure your engine remains free of dust and insects

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking and Replacing a Radiator Hose

Could a damaged or worn hose be causing your coolant leaks?

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking and Topping Up Engine Oil

Keeping your oil at the correct level is vital for long engine life

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking Brake Components

Keep your vehicle safe by periodically checking your braking system.

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking Drum Brakes

Not to be forgotten, drum brakes are commonly fitted to the rear of older vehicles

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking Gearbox-Transmission Oil

Low oil level can cause poor shifting and lead to extensive damage

Servicing & Mechanical

Checking Shock Absorbers

Shock absorbers play a vital part in your vehicles safety and control.

Servicing & Mechanical

Easily Grease your Bearings Bearing Packer

Packing bearings with grease isn't difficult. Find out how!

Servicing & Mechanical

Honing an Engine Cylinder - ToolPRO Engine Hones

Engine Cylinder Hones are a must have tool for de-glazing bores, and achieving a top notch results from your rebuilt engine

Servicing & Mechanical

How Do I Know I Need a New Timing Belt?

If there is an issue with your timing belt, it’s very important that you have it replaced immediately.

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Change Oil & Filter

This guide will help you complete the job correctly and safely

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Lap Valves or Re-Seat Valves

Valve lapping is an essential part of an engine rebuild, here's a handy guide to help

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Perform a Leak Down Test

A cylinder leak down test can pinpoint a range of serious faults in your engine

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Perform a Oil Pressure Test

Make sure your oil pressure is optimal before you go on any long drives

Servicing & Mechanical

Reading a Check Engine Light

Find out the meaning behind your check engine light

Servicing & Mechanical

Removing a Harmonic Balancer

Removing it doesn't have to be difficult. Here's how!

Servicing & Mechanical

Removing Ball Joints - Ball Joint Separator

Separating ball joints/tie rod ends has never been easier!

Servicing & Mechanical

Removing Carbon Deposits and Sludge Build Up

Clean the inside of your engine and ensure its health and longevity

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing a Clutch

A worn clutch is one of the more complex home mechanic tasks, but can be completed in under a day

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing a Drive Belt

Save on costly mechanic bills by replacing your own drive belt

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing a Thermostat

Check out our simple DIY guide to replacing a thermostat.

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing Brake Fluid and Bleeding Brakes

Fresh fluid is crucial to correct brake feel and operation

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Replace Brake Pads

It is important to follow to correct procedure when replacing brake pads

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing Brake Rotors

Step-by-step replacement of your worn brake rotors

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing Contact Breaker Points

Changing your contacts will keep your car running and ensure correct ignition function

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing Shock Absorbers

Shock absorbers play a vital part in your vehicles safety and control

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing Spark Plugs

A crucial element for optimal engine performance

Servicing & Mechanical

Replacing Vehicle Coolant

Ensure your cooling system is operating efficiently

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Perform a Radiator Pressure Test

If you're planning a road trip or a regular service, check your cooling system before it leaves you stranded

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Tune your Ignition

Accurate ignition timing in your vehicle is important for economy and power

Servicing & Mechanical

How to use a Pitman Arm Remover

Here is a simple step by step guide to removing a pitman arm

Servicing & Mechanical

Lubricating Suspension

Ensure your suspension is functioning smoothly

Servicing & Mechanical

Using A Engine Compression Tester

A simple test which can aid spotting an engine problem early

Servicing & Mechanical

Using Feeler Gauges // ToolPRO Feeler Gauges

Need to accurate measure gaps and tolerances? Check out how to use a feeler gauge set.

Servicing & Mechanical

How to Change Diff Oil

Changing Diff Oil is an easy process, check out this great step by step guide to see how.

Servicing & Mechanical

Signs Your Brakes Need Replacing

In this article, we will highlight a few of the most common signs that your brakes may need replacing

Servicing & Mechanical

How To Use Tie Downs Safety

Here’s a simple guide to using tie down straps the right way

Servicing & Mechanical

How To Use Grease Guns

Here’s a simple guide on loading, operating and maintaining a Grease Gun Range

Servicing & Mechanical

Understanding Ultra High Frequency Radio

This is a guide to teach you everything you need to know about UHF Radios

Servicing & Mechanical

Basic Guide To Removing An Engine

Here is a basic guide to removing and engine and what you'll need

Servicing & Mechanical

How to use a clutch alignment tool

Alining a clutch can be done a lot easier with a clutch alignment tool

Servicing & Mechanical

How to use a valve spring compressor

Replacing valves can be done easier with a valve compressor tool

Servicing & Mechanical

How to use coil spring compressors

Replacing coil springs can be done easier and safer with coil spring compressors