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Engine mount replacement

Mountings on a longitudinal engine. A typical rubber front mounting on a longitudinally mounted ...

How to remove a cylinder head

Remove the air cleaner: on some cars there may be pipes from the emission-control system fixed t...

Checking and replacing starter-motor brushes

Unscrew and pull out the two long bolts to release the endplate; pull out the armature. Undo two...

Removing and grinding valves

Compressing a valve spring. Removing the collets. Good engine performance depends on valve condi...

Smoothing out a dent

The best way to treat a dent is to raise the metal almost to its original level, then to...

Replacing core plugs

Core plugs are also known as expansion plugs, welch plugs and sealing discs - a point to remember...

Replacing a water pump

Parts which you may have to remove. On some cars you must take out the radiator to reach the...