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How to Read the Ammeter on a Golf Cart

Golf carts are an eco-friendly means of travel that are used on golf courses and as recreational transportation. The first electric golf cart was made in 1932, but they did not become widely used until 20 years later. Electrically powered carts have an ammeter that displays how much of the battery i

How to Bleed Abs on a Subaru Outback

The Subaru Outback's hydraulic braking system requires the occasional purging of the DOT-3 fluid used to apply pressure to the friction surfaces. This fluid can be bled from the lines one wheel at a time, in an alternating pattern, by the average backyard mechanic in one hour.

How to Replace an Auto Battery

Replacing a dead car battery is one of the simpler tasks in auto repair and doing so yourself will save you from being presented with an unnecessary and unreasonable garage bill. If the battery is particularly old, you may need to engage in some straightforward scrubbing of cable clamp ends, but eve

How to Remove a Jeep Luggage Rack Cross Rail

Removing the cross rails on the Jeep luggage rack is a job that can be done in just a few minutes. The cross rails of the Jeep luggage rack slide along the side luggage rails when not locked down, allowing you to position them where you need them. You can remove the cross rails by sliding them off t

How to Replace a Lug Bolt

The tires on cars and trucks are held on with lug nuts. These attach to lug bolts, which are the studs the wheel is mounted on. The most common number of lug bolts per wheel on cars is four or five. When one of these bolts is broken or stripped, it must be replaced as soon as possible to maintain t