What Is the Pad on the Inside of a Car Hood For?

Answer Heat is generally bad for engine performance and longevity, which might make insulating the hood seem like a bad idea. However, there is some solid logic behind this seemingly strange insulation.Ty... Read More »

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How to Open a Hood on a Geo Tracker When the Hood Latch Cable Is Broken?

The hood latch cable on a Geo Tracker is made from braided steel wire. This cable runs through a piece of small-diameter plastic conduit and terminates at the hood latch release lever inside the ve... Read More »

How to Open the Hood of a Ford Explorer With a Broken Hood Cable?

The hood cable in a Ford Explorer runs from the hood latch to the hood release lever, inside the vehicle. This cable connects the interior hood release lever to the hood latch underneath the leadin... Read More »

I burned the inside of my arm on the inside of the oven door, what can I put on it to releive the pain?

DO NOT put butter or oil of any sort on your burn. The only thing you should be doing is soaking it in as cold a water as you can stand. Keep it soaking - if it's in an awkward place (above the elb... Read More »

What is a fume hood?

A fume hood is a device that is located against the wall of the chemistry lab. It allows you to use harmful chemicals without breathing in the dangerous fumes. Many chemistry experiments need to be... Read More »