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Sniffing out a Bad Sensor

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 18:03
When that check engine light comes on, there's always a chance that you have a bad sensor on your hands, rather than component damage. The post Sniffing out a Bad Sensor appeared first on NAPA Know...

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Driving Tips to Save Gas Without Losing Your Cool

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 04:48
Heavy driving all summer long means your car will be put through its paces. The following driving tips to save gas encourage fuel efficiency. The post Driving Tips to Save Gas Without Losing Your...

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Prestone – Ringbrothers Custom 1972 AMX Javelin Build: Part 2

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 00:00
Work continues on the custom 1972 AMX Javelin at the RingBrothers shop in rural Wisconsin. If you aren’t up to speed on the project, you can check out the first video and get a little history...

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Failing Oil Pressure Sensor? Here Are the Warning Signs

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 00:45
A bad oil pressure sensor can be dangerous if left unchanged. Here are 3 signs that your oil pressure sensure is on the way out. The post Failing Oil Pressure Sensor? Here Are the Warning Signs...

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Sweet Finishes Top Five in Back-to-Back Nights

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 22:56
Brad Sweet and the No. 49 Ollie’s Bargain Outlet/NAPA AUTO PARTS team captured two more top-five finishes over the weekend at Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, S.D., and BMP Speedway in Billings,...

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3 Common Causes of Engine Overheating

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 21:17
Don't let an overheating car ruin your day. Here are the common causes of engine overheating issues and how to prevent them. The post 3 Common Causes of Engine Overheating appeared first on NAPA...

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Rossi Scores Sixth at IndyCar Return to Gateway

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 19:46
Alexander Rossi finished a strong sixth at Gateway Motorsports Park Saturday night, moving up to seventh in the Verizon IndyCar Series Championship. After a 14 year absence, Gateway Motorsports Park...

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Gilliland Edges Eggleston in Thrilling NASCAR Action at Douglas County Speedway

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 19:16
Todd Gilliland edged his Bill McAnally Racing teammate Chris Eggleston to win the Clint Newell Toyota 150 Presented by NAPA AUTO PARTS at Douglas County Speedway on Saturday. The pair waged a fierce...

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5 Labor Day Road Trips You Won’t Want to Miss

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 21:25
No matter where you live, Labor Day road trips are a last chance to get in an adventure with family or friends. Here's a look at 5 trips for your holiday. The post 5 Labor Day Road Trips You...

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Your Lawn Mower Won’t Start. What Now?

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 17:27
It's frustrating, but when a lawn mower won't start, it's most likely a simple maintenance issue you can repair yourself. Here's how. The post Your Lawn Mower Won’t Start. What Now? appeared...

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Highway Miles vs. City Miles: Does it Really Matter?

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 16:41
When it comes to maintaining or buying a used car, the importance of highway miles vs. city miles might surprise you. The post Highway Miles vs. City Miles: Does it Really Matter? appeared first on...

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What Happened to the Transmission Dipstick?

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 23:39
Many new vehicles are not equipped with an automatic transmission dipstick. Why not? Here's the real scoop. The post What Happened to the Transmission Dipstick? appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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Why Does An Accessory Drive Belt Fail?

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 23:54
Your engine's drive belt is tasked with a lot of responsibility, and it's no wonder that it won't last forever. Here's a look at how and why it fails. The post Why Does An Accessory Drive Belt Fail?...

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How to Dry Wet Car Seats: 3 Pro Tips

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 23:01
Wet car seats are an annoyance, but easy to deal with if you take the right steps. Here's a look at how to dry wet car seats. The post How to Dry Wet Car Seats: 3 Pro Tips appeared first on NAPA...

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Brad Sweet Scores Three Consecutive Top-Ten Finishes

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 17:51
It was a busy weekend for Brad Sweet and the No. 49 Ollie’s Bargain Outlet team, with three top-ten finishes in three nights in North Dakota. Sweet contended for the win on Friday at River Cities...

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Rossi Scores Podium Finish at Pocono

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 20:13
Alexander Rossi led 44 laps in the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway before crossing the finish line in third. Rossi started Sunday’s ABC Supply 500 from the sixth position and during Lap 1 jumped...

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Capps Sees Silver Lining to Early Loss at Brainerd

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 18:01
Reigning world champion Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car team lost Sunday in the second round to John Force Racing’s Robert Hight who was able to pass Capps’ Don...

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Elliott Finishes 18th after Late Spin at Bristol

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 17:26
Chase Elliott raced inside the top 10 for the majority of Saturday night’s race at Bristol until contact from a competitor sent the No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet spinning late in the race....

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JB Weld Buyer’s Guide

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 16:26
When it comes to repairing broken parts that are hard to find, expensive, or just need a minor fix, JB Weld is the go-to epoxy of choice. What started out as a simple method of cold welding in 1969...

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PZEV — What is it?

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:47
PZEV is a term describing partial zero-emissions vehicles. The label was developed in California, but such cars are available nationwide. The post PZEV — What is it? appeared first on NAPA Know How...

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