DIY, remove the front door panel on Nissan Altima 1998-2001

Do it yourself, remove the front door panel on your Nissan Altima, the model produced in the years 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001. You will require a flat blade screwdriver and a Phillips screwdriver. The removal process is quite simple and you should be able to do it in less than 20 minutes.    …

DIY, change the rear door panel on Ford Escape 2001-2004

Do it yourself, change the rear door panel on your Ford Escape, the model produced between the years 2001 and 2004. You will need a flat blade screwdriver and a Phillips screwdriver for this replacement. You should be able to remove the door panel quite easily, in less than 15 minutes.      In the…

How to change the blower motor on Ford Escape 2001-2007

Do it yourself, change the blower motor on your Ford Escape, the model made in the years 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007. This repair is quite simple, but it will take you about half an hour. The hardest part of the replacement is actually the working position. You will have to get…

How to change the tail light on Ford Escape 2001-2007

Do it yourself, change the tail light assembly on your Ford Escape. This replacement procedure is similar for models produced in the years 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007. For this repair you will only require a Phillips screwdriver and probably less than 15 minutes of your time.      After you open…

DIY, change the back door support struts on Ford Escape 2001-2007

Do it yourself, remove and replace the back door lift support struts on your Ford Escape, the model made between 2001 and 2007. If the support struts on your car have gone bad, you can service them very simply. The replacement will require a flat blade screwdriver, new struts from your hardware store and about 10…

How to change the tail light on Toyota Tacoma 2005-2012

Do it yourself, change the tail light assembly on your Toyota Tacoma. The procedure we show you is the same for Tacoma models manufactured between the years 2005 and 2012. You will require a 10 mm wrench or a socket with a ratchet and a new tail light from your auto parts shop. You should be…

DIY, change the tailgate support cables on Toyota Tacoma 2005-2012

Do it yourself, change the tailgate support cables on your Toyota Tacoma, produced between the years 2005 and 2012. To do it, you will need a T40 torx bit with a wrench and something to support the tailgate when you remove the cables, maybe a second person. You can replace both the cables very easily,…

DIY, remove the rear door panel on Saab 9-3 2003-2011

Do it yourself, replace the rear door panel on your Saab 9-3, made between the years 2003 and 2011. You can do it with a flat blade screwdriver, a T30 torx bit socket with a ratchet and an extension and a putty knife. The removal process only, will probably take you less than half an…

How to change the tail light on Saab 9-3 2002-2014

DIY, change the tail light assembly on your Saab 9-3, the model produced from the year 2002 until 2014, when the car manufacturer stopped producing it. You will require a flat blade screwdriver and a 10 mm wrench, or a socket of the same size. The whole process will not take you more than 20…

How to change the blower motor on Mercury Grand Marquis

DIY, change the air conditioning and heater blower motor on your Mercury Grand Marquis. The replacement procedure will require an 8 mm socket wrench and less than half an hour.      The blower motor on this car is located inside the engine compartment, on the passenger’s side and is basically secured by four bolts,…