How to Tighten a Loose Gear Shift?

Answer Once a gear shifter becomes loose, it cannot be tightened. The lower gear shifter bushing will have to be replaced to remove the looseness of the gear shifter. The gear shifter is connected to the ... Read More »

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Is it ok for me to shift from 3rd, 4th and 5th gear straight to 1st gear?

So long as your speed will not be in excess of the engines RPM limit, as in 1st gear most engines will reach the limiter at around 25-30mph, but I recommend you do not select first until you are be... Read More »

How to Manually Adjust & Tighten the Shift Knob on a 2005 Saturn Vue?

The 2005 Saturn VUE, like most other vehicles, has a shift knob attached to the gear shift shaft. This knob is held in place by a metal clip that is hidden behind a panel. If the gear shift knob is... Read More »

How to Tighten a Loose Washing Line?

There is no reason why your droopy washing should rub against the lawn, road, or balcony. If the time has come to fix the line and keep it taut, please continue reading for some suggestions.

How to Tighten a Loose Wooden Dowel Pin?

Wooden dowel pins are used in construction, furniture making and craft projects to join two pieces of wood together in place of more noticeable fasteners, such as screws or nails. Over time, it is ... Read More »