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Electric Car Battery Problems and Resolutions

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 23:51
Some electric car battery problems are not always apparent, while others — like range anxiety — are at the forefront of EV owners' minds. The post Electric Car Battery Problems and Resolutions...

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Sweet Finishes Eighth at Fulton Speedway

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 21:12
Brad Sweet and the No. 49 Ollie’s Bargain Outlet / NAPA AUTO PARTS team captured an eighth-place finish on Saturday night at Fulton Speedway in Fulton, N.Y., but it wasn’t the finish the team was...

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Elliott, SunEnergy1 Team Collect Runner-Up Finish at Charlotte

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 16:49
Chase Elliott and the No. 24 SunEnergy1 team continued their strong start to the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Sunday afternoon at Charlotte Motor Speedway with their third runner-up effort in four...

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5 Air Compressor Uses for Your Car

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 19:06
While there are many tasks around the house that benefit from compressed air, there are lots of air compressor uses that are car specific. The post 5 Air Compressor Uses for Your Car appeared first...

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How to Use a Compression Tester

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 17:11
Low compression poses a serious risk to your vehicle's engine. Here's a look at how to diagnose the issue with a compression tester. The post How to Use a Compression Tester appeared first on NAPA...

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How to Talk to a Mechanic About Your Brakes: 3 Tips

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 18:31
Learn how to talk to a mechanic about your brakes with these three easy tips. The post How to Talk to a Mechanic About Your Brakes: 3 Tips appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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Combustion Problems: How Big an Issue Is Detonation?

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 22:19
Engine knocking could be perfectly normal, or it could indicate a potentially catastrophic issue. Either way, combustion problems should never be ignored. The post Combustion Problems: How Big an...

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7 End-of-Summer Car Care Tips in Time for Fall Car Care Month

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 23:38
October is National Car Care Month, so here are 7 end-of-summer car care tips to keep you and your car safe this autumn and winter. The post 7 End-of-Summer Car Care Tips in Time for Fall Car Care...

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Know-How Notes: How to Use 3M Intake System Cleaner

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 20:13
Engines are dirty. Everything about them involves an accumulation of dirt, grit, carbon, and gunk on every component. While that can be tolerated on the outside, it does not work so well on the...

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Sweet Scores Three Top-Ten Finishes at Williams Grove

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 23:29
Brad Sweet and the No. 49 team captured three top-ten finishes–including one top-five–in three nights of World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series racing at Williams Grove Speedway in...

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Prestone – Ringbrothers Custom 1972 AMX Javelin Build: Part 4

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 23:17
The Ringbrothers and Prestone are getting into the guts of the 1972 AMX Javelin build. In this video Mike Ring talks about the heart of the build, a Dodge Hellcat engine sporting a prototype 4.0L...

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Elliott Advances to Round of 12 after Runner-Up Finish at Dover

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 22:30
Chase Elliott led a career-high 138 laps on his way to a second-place finish Sunday at Dover International Speedway. With the finish, Elliott and the No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS team advance to the Round...

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Capps Makes It Two Straight with Eighth Win of 2017 Season

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 20:33
Reigning world champ Ron Capps and the NAPA Brakes Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car team won Sunday for their second NHRA Mello Yello title in seven days with crew chief Rahn Tobler at Gateway Motorsports...

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Gilliland Takes Runner-Up Finish at Meridian

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 17:28
Bill McAnally Racing drivers continued their season-long dominance of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West on Saturday night at Idaho’s Meridian Speedway. All three drivers ran up front and were in...

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Gilliland Sidelined Early in K&N East Finale at Dover

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 17:09
A flat tire and contact with the wall at Dover International Speedway on Friday sidelined Todd Gilliland and ended his bid for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East championship. Gilliland, who had an...

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How to Fix a Squeaky Door Hinge

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 19:28
Don't let a squeaky door hinge get you down. Here's the simple fix. The post How to Fix a Squeaky Door Hinge appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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5 Common Towing Mistakes

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 17:26
Stay prepared with this quick guide to avoiding the most common towing mistakes. The post 5 Common Towing Mistakes appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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What Is High-Mileage Oil?

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 17:20
Do you need high-mileage oil for your car? Find out if it's time to make the switch. The post What Is High-Mileage Oil? appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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How to Refill Diesel Exhaust Fluid: 4 Easy Tips

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 23:05
Wondering how, why and when to refill your diesel exhaust fluid? We've got the answers. The post How to Refill Diesel Exhaust Fluid: 4 Easy Tips appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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Fall Driving Hazards: What to Watch Out For

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 21:27
That striking foliage that spurs long autumn drives is actually one of the top fall driving hazards when wet. Here's how to stay safe on the road in fall. The post Fall Driving Hazards: What to...

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