How to Start a Car by Removing the Key Cylinder?

Answer Starting a car by removing the key cylinder is an illegal act if the car is not yours. However, there may come a time when, for whatever reason, you need to do just that. Perhaps you lost your key,... Read More »

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How to Bleed the Master Cylinder Without Removing it From a Car?

Bleeding the master cylinder and brake lines is the process of removing air from the hydraulic lines. Brake bleeding is one of the most important things you can do to ensure the proper operation of... Read More »

Removing a Broken Manifold Bolt From a Cylinder Head?

The El Camino is a coupe utility vehicle formerly produced by Chevrolet. The El Camino features a fuel-injected engine system that relied on a coolant temperature sensor. The coolant temperature se... Read More »

Tips for Removing an Aluminum Cylinder Head Valve?

Aluminum heads have their own quirks when it comes to servicing them. Since aluminum heads have been designed for their light weight and heat dissipating qualities, they have a tendency to expand a... Read More »

Tips on Removing Valve Guides for an Aluminum Cylinder Head?

Valve guides in an aluminum cylinder head eventually wear out, leading to excessive oil burning. Oil leaks down the space between valve shaft and guide. Furthermore, a worn guide puts excessive sid... Read More »