How to Tell If a Truck Bed Is Overloaded?

Answer Overloading a truck can be dangerous. With a load beyond its capacity to handle, a truck will brake and steer incorrectly. If the load is badly distributed it may also tip over the vehicle. Beyond ... Read More »

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How to Tell If a Tie Rod Is Bad on a Ford Truck?

Ford has used two varieties of tie rod over the years: the standard bronze-bushed, ball-and-socket tie rod and the rubber-injected ball-and-socket on some pickups made in the 1990s. If you notice l... Read More »

How Can I Tell If My Truck Heater Core Is Bad?

Heating systems are very simple compared to AC systems; after all, getting air hot is easy when you have a big thermal conversion engine not six inches away. Heater cores are the last link in your ... Read More »

How to Tell If a Chevy Truck Has Positraction?

Both rear wheels of a Chevy truck with positraction (also called limited slip) will rotate when the truck is in gear. This means that there will be greater traction in all environments, as both rea... Read More »

How Can I Tell What Year My Chevy Truck Is?

When purchasing a used or a classic car, in many cases the manual or other paperwork that originally came with the car may be lost. The year when the truck was manufactured is usually mentioned in ... Read More »