Basic Car Maintenance Rules (Part 1)

Maintaining your car requires time and knowledge. Some of the most common issues with your car can be fixed quickly and by yourself. Here are some maintaining tips.

Changing Oil

Changing your car oil is one of the basic skill you should have. Drain the oil by removing the oil drain plug, unscrewing the oil filter and emptying it, pouring fresh new oil, and putting the filter back again.

Scratch Removing

After determining the depth of the scratch, sand and clean the area. You can then apply rubbing compound, polish it and wax to seal the repair.

Replacing Wipers

Windshield wipers are important elements of a car. Replacing them often ensures optimal performance. Remove your old wiper blade, line the new one and push it tightly. Done!

Changing Flat Tires

To prevent the risk of a flat tire while driving, make sure to change them regularly. Loosen the lug nuts and lift the car off the ground. Remove the old tire to replace it with the new one and finally make sure the lug nuts are tight. Simple.

Replacing Headlight and Taillight

Remove the screws connecting the headlight frame to the bracket to disconnect it from the electrical connector. Remove the defective bulb and replace it with a new one. Put everything back together and you’ve got a brand new headlight.

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