Brake Spring Removal?

Answer Brake springs retain rear brake shoes to the backing plate and their removal requires both finger and hand dexterity. Tools to assist the would-be mechanic are available quite cheaply at almost any... Read More »

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Brake Spring Removal Tools?

Performing your own car maintenance can save you money. So much so that you can justify doing a few extra activities. Besides changing your own oil, changing brake pads and rotors is another projec... Read More »

Valve Spring Removal Tool?

Every automobile mechanic has one or more valve spring removal tools in his toolbox. The valve spring is a coil spring that keeps a cylinder valve closed until it is opened by a lifter. A valve re... Read More »

Ford Explorer Spring Removal?

The coil springs on a Ford Explorer help support the weight of the vehicle. They are also an important part of the Explorer's suspension. The Explorer's springs are attached to the shock absorbers ... Read More »

Chevy Truck Hood Hinge Spring Removal?

When doing serious maintenance or rebuild work on your Chevy truck, sometimes you find the spring hinge just doesn't do the job as well anymore. You open the hood and its weight causes the hinge to... Read More »