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,…

How to change the tail light on Mercury Grand Marquis 1998-2002

DIY, change the tail light assembly on your Mercury Grand Marquis, the model produced in the years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2002. This replacement will require an 11 mm wrench or a socket and probably a flat blade screwdriver. The process is simple and you can do it in less than half an hour.   …

DIY, change the side marker light on Mercury Grand Marquis 1998-2002

DIY, change the side marker light assembly on your Mercury Grand Marquis, the model from the years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2002. The replacement is quite simple and it will require a Phillips screwdriver, an 11 mm socket wrench and probably less than 20 minutes of your time.      You can start the repair after…

DIY, remove the rear door panel on Mercury Grand Marquis 1998-2002

Do it yourself, remove the rear door panel on your Mercury Grand Marquis, made between the years 1998 and 2002. You will need flat blade and Phillips screwdrivers for this procedure. The removal process is not that difficult and you should be able to do it in less that 20 minutes.      In the beginning,…

How to change the headlight on Mercury Grand Marquis 1998-2002

Do it yourself, change the headlight assembly on your Mercury Grand Marquis, the model produced between the years 1998 and 2002. The replacement process is quite simple. You will not require tools, just a new headlight and probably less than 20 minutes.      You can start above the headlights, by removing two clips that…

How to change the master window switch on Honda CR-V 2002-2006

Do it yourself, change the master window switch on your Honda CR-V, the car model made in the years 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. The only tools you’ll need for this replacement are a Phillips screwdriver and a flat blade screwdriver. The process is easy and it will probably take you less than 15…

How to change the glass of the side mirror on VW Jetta 1999-2005

DIY, change the glass of the side mirror on your VW Jetta, the model manufactured between the years 1999 and 2005. This is a very simple replacement, that will not require tools, just a new glass for the damaged mirror on your car and no more than a couple of minutes.      You will start…