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How to Use Audi Park Assist
Audi Park Assist is an advanced parking technology that can steer your car into parallel or perpendicular parking spots. Here is how you use it.
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David Ghanizadeh-Khoob
Jan 06, 2023
Honda Civic Steering Wheel Size 2013
The 2013 Honda Civic has a 14-inch steering wheel diameter with a 4-inch grip circumference—13” to 15” covers should fit.
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Shannon Fitzgerald
Dec 09, 2022
How to Use Apple CarPlay on a Ram 1500
Apple CarPlay has been a standard feature on the Ram 1500 (and all other models) produced since 2018. Here’s how to turn it on!
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Pat Roache
Dec 09, 2022
Can You Get Apple CarPlay on a 2018 Infiniti Q50?
The 2018 Infiniti Q50 does not support Apple CarPlay, but it does come with Bluetooth connectivity for hands-free usage and audio streaming. Learn more here!
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Pat Roache
Dec 09, 2022
How to Upgrade Your Tesla Model X Sound System
A Tesla Model X sound system upgrade can improve your driving and listening experience, but it could come at the expense of increased insurance payments.
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John Davis
Nov 30, 2022
How to Upgrade Your Tesla Model S Sound System
A Tesla Model S sound system upgrade can drastically improve your driving experience—but it could also raise your insurance rates.
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John Davis
Nov 23, 2022
Can You Get Apple CarPlay on a 2017 Nissan Rogue?
The 2017 Nissan Rogue did not offer Apple CarPlay, but it did come with standard Bluetooth audio streaming and certain hands-free device functions.
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Pat Roache
Nov 14, 2022
Can You Get Apple CarPlay on a 2018 Lexus RX350? 
Apple CarPlay did not come on the 2018 Lexus RX 350, but you can still connect your iPhone with Bluetooth or Siri Eyes Free.
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Pat Roache
Nov 14, 2022
What Does a Car Subwoofer Do?
Ever wondered what the point of a subwoofer is in a car? Wonder no more! (Hint: it’s all about that bass.)
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Cameron Thiessen
Nov 07, 2022
Chrysler 200 Radio Replacement
To replace the radio in your Chrysler 200, remove the bezel and mounting screws, then slide out the radio.
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Patrick Price
Oct 21, 2022
How to Measure a Truck Bed
To measure your truck bed length, start at the inner wall of the bulkhead and end at the inner wall of the tailgate. Here’s what else you need to know.
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Natalie Todoroff
Oct 18, 2022
Nissan Altima Radio Replacement
Looking to upgrade your Nissan Altima’s sound system? We’ll show you how to remove the OEM stereo in three easy steps!
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Natalie Todoroff
Oct 18, 2022
Toyota Tundra Radio Replacement
Want to do a Toyota Tundra radio upgrade but don’t know where to begin? We’ve got the intel on how to remove your OEM radio and the best aftermarket upgrades.
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Natalie Todoroff
Oct 18, 2022
How to Upgrade Your 2016 Mercedes C-Class Standard Sound System
Installing a new 2016 Mercedes C-Class Standard sound system is a serious upgrade for your driving experience—but it could also raise your insurance costs.
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Katherine Duffy
Oct 17, 2022
2018 Jeep Compass Radio Replacement
Want to DIY your 2018 Jeep Compass radio replacement? Look no further for instructions and recommendations for replacements.
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Andrew Hobson
Oct 17, 2022
2014 Toyota RAV4 Radio Replacement
Want to replace the radio in your 2014 Toyota RAV4 yourself? We have your back with all the instructions and recommendations you need.
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Claire Beaney
Dec 23, 2022
2007 Toyota Camry Radio Replacement
If you’re going to replace the radio in your 2007 Toyota Camry, you’ll need to disassemble a good portion of the front dash—Jerry is here to show you how!
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Patrick Price
Dec 16, 2022
2014 Toyota Corolla Radio Replacement
Replace the radio in your 2014 Toyota Corolla by removing the radio trim panel, unscrewing four 10mm bolts, and unplugging six electrical connections.
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John Davis
Dec 23, 2022
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Radio Replacement
Do you want to DIY your 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee radio replacement to save money? We’ve got you covered with instructions and hot savings tips.
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Talullah Blanco
Jan 02, 2023
2015 Jeep Wrangler Radio Replacement
In need of a 2015 Jeep Wrangler radio replacement? Jerry is here with this helpful guide to explain the process.
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Matt Terzi
Dec 24, 2022
How to Upgrade Your Toyota Tacoma Sound System
Upgrading your Toyota Tacoma sound system can have a huge impact on your diving experience but can raise your insurance premiums. Here’s what to know.
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David Ghanizadeh-Khoob
Dec 30, 2022
Your Child's Car Seat May Contain Toxic Chemicals
Did you know that over half of child car seats contain toxic chemicals? Find out what you can do to protect your child’s development and overall safety.
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Elaine Duvet
Sep 16, 2022
Toyota Tacoma Power Steering Fluid
If you own a Toyota Tacoma, its power steering fluid needs to be changed every 3 to 4 years, or every 40,000 to 80,000 miles—click here to learn how.
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Andrew Biro
Dec 30, 2022
The Best Jeep Spare Tire Covers
Is a cover for your spare tire really necessary? You betcha. Complete the look of your rugged adventure mobile with durable and affordable Jeep spare tire covers.
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Elaine Duvet
Sep 02, 2022
Why Is My 2018 Jeep Compass Backup Camera Not Working?
Having problems with the backup camera in your 2018 Jeep Compass? Find ways to troubleshoot the issue yourself and save money on a mechanic here.
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Kathryn Mae Kurlychek
Jan 02, 2023
Why Is My 2017 Honda Accord Backup Camera Not Working?
Has the rear camera on your 2017 Honda Accord stopped working? It could be the software, wiring, or another issue—Jerry is here to help you troubleshoot.
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Patrick Price
Dec 22, 2022
How to Find a 2007 Acura MDX Radio Code
To find your 2007 Acura MDX radio code, check your glove compartment—then get ready to press some buttons.
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Kara Vanderbeek
Nov 22, 2022
The Best Mud Tires for Your Car
Nitto Trail Grappler M/T, General Grabber X3, and Firestone Destination M/T2 are just some of the best mud tires available for your car.
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Claire Beaney
Dec 20, 2022
How to Find a 2006 Acura TSX Radio Code
If you’ve had a recent car battery replacement, your 2006 Acura TSX may require a radio code before you can get back to groovin’.
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Abbey Orzech
Nov 22, 2022
How to Find a 2013 Honda Fit Radio Code
Looking for your 2013 Honda Fit radio code? We’ll cover all of the ways to find it in this article.
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David Ghanizadeh-Khoob
Nov 23, 2022

All Questions on Car Accessories

How do you delete Bluetooth devices from your 2017 Honda Civic?
I really want to take care of my car, so I’d like to start by getting some of the smaller details in order. What’s the best way for me to delete unwanted Bluetooth devices from my 2017 Honda Civic?
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Joshua Levy
Dec 17, 2021
How much is a new car key?
My boyfriend and I have decided to be a one-car household to cut back on our emissions output. Since I have the newer car, he decided to sell his. We need a second set of keys for the car. How much will a new key cost?
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Chloe Jenkins
Nov 16, 2021
How do you make a car with paper that moves?
My nieces and nephews are over, and they want to build paper cars. How do we make a car that can actually move with paper?
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Jason Tushinski
Mar 24, 2022
What is a torque wrench calibration tool?
Over the past year, I’ve been learning to work on my truck. When I was talking to a friend who’s a professional mechanic, he told me to calibrate my torque wrench every so often. What is a torque wrench calibration tool? Should I buy one?
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Rachel Rigolino
Apr 04, 2022
How do you open a BMW X3 trunk with a dead battery?
Is there a way to open my BMW X3’s trunk with a dead battery? My battery died at work and I wanted to get some stuff out of the back. I can’t figure out how to open the back door without a functional battery.
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Liz Jenson
Jan 11, 2022
How do you replace a Honda key fob?
I’ve noticed that the key fob on my Honda Insight has been acting a bit dodgy lately. My mechanic says I just need to replace the battery, but I’m not so sure. How can I get a new Honda key fob?
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Eric Schad
Dec 28, 2021
How do you program a 2003 Honda Civic remote?
What do I need to do to program my 2003 Honda Civic remote? I’m not sure how to make it work, but it would be really convenient if it did! I usually have to carry my son out to the car, so it’s hard to unlock the door with him in my arms.
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Liz Jenson
Jan 03, 2022
What are the best LED driving lights?
Which brand of LED headlights will work best for my car? I want to get LED headlights because they’re so much brighter, but I’m not sure which brand of LEDs is best.
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Liz Jenson
Mar 17, 2022
How can I repair car seat fabric?
I bought a conversion van to convert into a camper and would like to save the bench seat in the back. Sadly, it has a small rip in the corner. How can I repair car seat fabric?
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Shannon Martin
Nov 08, 2021
Are driving gloves worth it?
I bought a used Porsche Boxster on the cheap and it’s definitely an investment I’ll never regret. The other day, I found a group of Porsche enthusiasts in my city and met up with them. They told me to purchase a pair of driving gloves, but I’m apprehensive. Are driving gloves really worth the cost?
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Eric Schad
Apr 01, 2022
Can you wrap a minivan?
This might be a silly question, but are minivan wraps a thing? I might be stuck with a “mom car,” but at least it can be a *cool* mom car!
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Heather Bernhard
Apr 01, 2022
Does a Galaxy S9 have driving mode?
I just saw that I can buy a brand new Galaxy S9 at Boost Mobile for $1 a month over two years. It seemed like a steal since I use Boost anyways. I know the phone is a bit outdated, so I just want to make sure it has drive mode so I’m not tempted to check my phone behind the wheel. Will my new Galaxy S9 have driving mode?
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Eric Schad
Mar 17, 2022
How do I reprogram my Prestige car alarm remote?
My wife got me a Prestige car alarm for my birthday. But four months later, the remote seems to be on the fritz. How do I reprogram my Prestige car alarm remote?
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Chloe Jenkins
Nov 25, 2021
How do you stop a car alarm?
How do you turn off a car alarm that won’t stop going off? Someone hit my car and my alarm has been going off for three straight minutes. I have no idea what to do!
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Joshua Levy
Oct 26, 2021
Does the Toyota Tacoma come with a blind spot mirror?
I’m currently on the hunt for a new car, and I’m interested in a Toyota Tacoma. I want out of my new car is a blind spot mirror. Does the Toyota Tacoma come with a blind spot mirror?
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Kevin Martinez
Mar 07, 2022
How do you program a Toyota Sienna remote?
I recently got a second key fob for my Toyota Sienna and I’m struggling to figure out how to get it to work. How can I program a key fob for my Sienna?
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Chloe Jenkins
Jan 06, 2022
How do I get driving directions on my iPhone?
I know that I can get driving directions on my new iPhone, but I can’t figure out how to do it. How do I find directions on my iPhone?
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Liz Jenson
Mar 14, 2022
Can you wear socks with driving loafers?
I just bought a new pair of driving loafers that I think look good, but my girlfriend makes fun of me for wearing white socks with them. Is it okay to wear socks with driving loafers?
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Holden Easterbrook
Feb 08, 2022
How do you erase codes on a Honda HomeLink?
Tomorrow, I pick up my new Honda Ridgeline Sport and trade in my old Honda CR-V. I want to reset my Honda HomeLink so it can’t access my gate or garage. What’s the best way to erase the codes in my Honda HomeLink?
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Jack Walsh
Dec 27, 2021
How do you make a drift car in Gran Turismo 5?
I can’t figure out how to make a drift car in Gran Turismo 5 and it’s driving me crazy! Normally I don’t look online for stuff like this, but I’m so confused. Can you help me?
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Liz Jenson
Mar 21, 2022
Are seat covers worth the money?
I just got a brand new Lexus SUV. I love my car and really want to keep it clean. There’s just one problem: I have three kids. I’ve considered investing in seat covers, but I’m not sure they’re worth it. Are they?
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Melanie Johnson
Feb 28, 2022
How do I permanently turn off driving mode on an iPhone?
I’m an Uber driver and my iPhone automatically goes into Do Not Disturb mode when I’m driving. It’s super annoying and I want to disable it. How can I permanently disable driving mode on my iPhone?
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Eric Schad
Apr 01, 2022
How can I start a car without a key fob?
Can I start a car if the fob isn’t working? My electronic car key was working fine yesterday, so I’m confused why it’s not working today.
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Phoebe Mah
Nov 12, 2021
How do I use remote start with a 2018 Honda CR-V?
I just bought a Honda CR-V from a private seller and he told me something about being able to remote start the car. How can I use the remote start feature on a 2018 Honda CR-V?
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Chloe Jenkins
Dec 30, 2021
How much does car alarm installation cost?
I'm worried about my car getting stolen. I think I want to update the alarm. How much would installing a new alarm cost?
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Will Baldwin
Oct 29, 2021
How do you connect a phone to a 2015 Honda Civic?
I just bought myself a used car. I’m about to go on a road trip to Connecticut. Unfortunately, I’m struggling with the whole Bluetooth connection, so I won’t be able to play my music! What’s the best way to connect my phone to a 2015 Honda Civic?
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Joshua Levy
Dec 10, 2021
Does the Volvo XC40 come with blind-spot monitoring?
I’m currently searching for a new car, and I stumbled upon the Volvo XC40, and I love it. The only thing is, I want a car that comes with blind-spot monitoring, and I wanted to know, does the Volvo XC40 come with blind-spot monitoring?
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Kevin Martinez
Nov 22, 2022
How can I use my Ford Ecosport’s cooled glove box?
How do I use the cooled glove box in a Ford Ecosport? I’m going on a road trip soon, and I heard this feature can keep snacks and drinks cool.
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Hana Sabah
Dec 10, 2021
How do you install a roof rack on a Honda CR-V?
My mom’s helping me move to college next weekend, and she said I had to install a roof rack on our car so we can fit all my stuff. What’s the best way to install a roof rack on a Honda?
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Joshua Levy
Dec 08, 2021
How do you change the clock in a Honda Accord from 2009?
I was out of the country for a couple of months and have just gotten my car back from storage. The first thing I noticed was the time is completely wrong. How do I change the clock in a 2009 Honda Accord?
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Chloe Jenkins
Dec 08, 2021

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