Safe Driving & Driving Test Techniques : Cars & Vehicles
The 2007 Ford Mondeo comes equipped with the Belt-Minder seat belt alert system. This system sounds a chime and illuminates the seat belt safety signal on the dashboard of your vehicle if it senses any front seat passengers in the vehicle without their seat belt on while the vehicle's engine is on.
The words gunwale and bulwark sound like they may refer to something similar. Both are types of reinforcement involved in defense. While the words may seem similar, gunwale and bulwark have very different meanings.
With increasing population and development in the field of technology the demand for new brands of car is increasing tremendously. The various car models are available in all price ranges and each of them has ...
When using a tow chain, you will need at least two people. Since the vehicle being towed is not on a rack, that vehicle will need to be controlled with a driver. The vehicle being towed must be able to shift into neutral and have working brakes in order to be towed. Connecting the two vehicles toget
Motorcycle safety course is all about teaching the fundamentals of safe riding in a motorcycle. Motorcycle safety is of paramount importance as small mistakes can turn fatal. Not only newbie drivers but experienced drivers also ...
Seat belts are there for a purpose, and should really be worn at all times. However, having an alarm go off if you have not clipped your seat belt in after five seconds can feel like being a child again. One way of permanently disable the alarm is to cut the wires attached to your seat belt buckle.
Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesThe 1970s started the transformation of many muscle cars into sedans and family cars because of tighter federal laws, stricter emission standards and higher insurance costs. Chevrolet was one of the leading manufacturers of muscle cars that were...
Posi-Track is a shortened generic term for the GM-branded name "Positraction." It is a type of limited slip differential. To understand how limited slip differentials or LSD works, you must understand how a differential works, and how it relates to torque. In basic terms, a differential takes the po
The 2002 Volvo S80 features a keyless remote that allows the owner to lock and unlock the vehicle from afar as well as open the trunk. There are situations, however, such as when the battery of the vehicle is dead, in which the keyless remote will not work. In these cases, the owner may access the t
Jeep Wranglers are a fun and exciting vehicle to have a 4-wheel drive experience. While taking a vacation or trip and using a recreational vehicle for overnight stays, having your Jeep Wrangler with you will allow you to run into town while keeping your RV hooked up at your camp site. Proper towing
Painting the tailgate is one way to add value and appeal to any truck on the road. The Ford F-350 is no different. While the Ford is an extremely large truck, painting its tailgate follows the same principles as painting any other tailgate. With the proper materials and help, this job can be accompl
National Recreational Vehicles, or NRV, made the Sea View line until production ceased -- in favor of the Sea Breeze LX marque -- in 2001. These RVs were primarily powered by a Ford V-8 engine until the 2009 year-model, and thereafter by a Ford V-10. The Sea View had a good reputation for build qual
Steep mountain roads often have beautiful views but also hold serious hazards for divers. Keeping a manual transmission car under control takes skill and practice. Learning the techniques for driving down a long mountain incline saves wear and tear on the brakesand engine and, most importantly, gets
Repairing the clutch on a 1993 Ford Ranger pickup requires replacing the clutch disc, which is located under the bell housing of the transmission. It is necessary to remove the transmission to complete this repair. Removing a transmission requires a number of tools and can be challenging for beginne