Most of the last 37 years in auto repair I’ve used Ingersol-Rand impact guns. A few years back I bought an 18-volt cordless impact from Matco Tools. It was very impressive. And very expensive. After about a year and a half, I had to have it rebuilt. Recently I got a new Dewalt 20-volt 1/2 […]
This tool is so small you can put it in your glove compartment. I bought one of these for my kids to keep in their car so they never have to worry about a dead battery. I’ve been using one of these portable jumpers in my shop for a year now and I’m totally amazed […]
My wife asked me the other day if I had ever posted about all weather floor mats. Well, no.
Testing Studless Ice & Snow Winter Tires for Crossovers and SUVs Every year Tire Rack does winter tire comparison testing on ice and snow. This year they tested three different brands all installed on a 2016 Porsche Cayenne. Personally, I wish they had used a more typical daily driver instead. I mean, how many people […]
Top 3 Winter tires for 2014 | Passenger Cars – The numbers are compiled from actual user reviews. Performance Winter / Snow Pirelli Winter Sottozero 1 100% 8.6 8.7 9.0 8.5 8.8 8.5 8.7 8.2 8.1 8.6 8.3 8.2 726,386 Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D 2 100% 8.8 8.7 8.8 8.3 8.5 8.3 […]
This 2014 Chevy Silverado came in for an alignment with new Pro Comp Extreme MT2 35×12.50×20’s installed on Pro Comp wheels with what else? A Pro Comp 6 inch lift kit. After the alignment I went for a test drive. The truck rode very smooth and the handling was crisp. But road noise was an issue […]