How to tint windows

More and more top-of-the-range cars are being fitted with tinted windows as standard. Tinted win...

How to install an oil temperature gauge

The working temperature of your engine is normally kept to an optimum level by the cooling syste...

Fitting a towing socket

A caravan or trailer must, by law, be fitted with certain warning lights. These are wired up to ...

Installing a turbocharger

There are two main ways to get more power from a car's engine. The first (and until recently the...

How to add extra car speakers

The standard twin-speaker car stereo system has one obvious drawback. If you mount the speakers ...

How to fit an oil radiator

The oil in your engine needs to be kept at an optimum temperature so it can still carry heat...

Fitting vehicle deadlocks

One of the main reasons why so many cars are stolen is that a thief, even if inexperienced, can...

Installing central locking

Car theft or car break-ins are always a worry to the motorist and it is wise to take every...

Fitting a brake light warning system

Brake lights are a vital warning signal to other road-users and a legal requirement, so you need...

Adding reversing lights

Reversing is one of the most difficult manoeuvres you can perform with your car, especially at n...

Installing window blinds

As well as improving the look of your car, rear windscreen blinds have a number of practical ben...

Fitting an electric fan to a side radiator

Fitting an electric, thermostatically controlled fan in place of the mechanical, engine-driven t...

Installing a car graphic equalizer

No car is acoustically perfect. This can mean that your stereo system does not sound as good in ...

Fitting a sunroof

Fitting a sunroof brings extra fresh air and light inside the car, making driving more of a plea...

Converting an automatic choke to manual

Most new cars are fitted with an automatic choke rather than a manual one. The choke automatical...

Trimming wheels

The original wheels fitted by your car manufacturer may be rather plain or they may have become ...

Installing a cigarette lighter socket

Although you may not smoke, fitting a cigarette lighter inside your car could be more useful tha...

Fitting an electric fan to a car

All cars have a fan to help cool the coolant as it passes through the radiator. On most cars,...

How to fit a bodykit

One way of changing your car's appearance is to fit a front or rear spoiler. These can also redu...