The Super Hacky Oil Pan Emergency Repair Fix

Out of the four cars I own, there's only really one that can be considered "modern," and next year it'll be old enough to get Bar Mitzvah'd. Still, I have a kid now, and that means I really should have at least one car with some airbags and actual room to haul him and his stuff around. That car is a 2000 VW Passat… » 8/23/12 4:00pm 8/23/12 4:00pm

How To Do Your Own Frame Repair And Why You Probably Shouldn't

Fender benders are an unpleasant reality of motor vehicle operation. Sometimes, when the damage goes deep enough, it can render your car unusable. But even though some crash damage can't be fixed without major repairs — or at all — some can be fixed using a bit of good old fashioned ingenuity. » 8/10/12 5:30pm 8/10/12 5:30pm