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This cleaning gel is the bestselling car detailing product on Amazon

Have you ever used a detailing tool that looks like Flubber?

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Ford Ranger steel bumper, more off-road parts coming soon from ARB

It doesn't interfere with any Ranger driver assist systems

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2020 Chevy Silverado gets ZR2-style upgrades for offroad racing

We wouldn't be surprised if some parts become available to customers

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Germany's Continental to cut thousands of jobs and close plants

Supplier sees slowdowns ahead

German automotive supplier Continental AG on Wednesday said it would cut jobs and close plants over the next 10 years as it faces a slowing global auto sector. The program will result in costs of around 1.1 billion euros (972.9 million pounds), which will mainly be incurred between 2019 and 2022, the company said after a meeting of its supervisory board. The slowdown in the auto sector has prompted profit warnings from various suppliers, including Continental, in recent months.

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2020 Land Rover Defender has accessories your dog will enjoy

It doesn't surpass the Honda Element Dog Friendly Edition, but it's pretty good

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Symptoms of a bad or failing ignition switch

Here's what you should be looking for

Some symptoms of a bad ignition switch include the car stalling while driving, starting then suddenly stalling and accessory power problems

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Symptoms of a bad or failing serpentine/drive belt

This is what you should look out for

Some symptoms include a squealing noise from the front of the vehicle, power steering not working, engine overheating or cracks and wear on the belt itself.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing steering rack/gearbox

Look out for these things

The steering system utilized in many modern cars is a rack and pinion steering system.

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Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Serpentine/Drive Belt

This is what you should look out for

The serpentine belt, also known as the drive belt, is a belt on a car engine that works with the idler, tensioner, and pulleys inside the accessory drive belt system.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing power steering pump

Here's what you should be looking out for

The power steering pump directs fluid from the reservoir into the steering gear, which applies the correct amount of pressure to turn the wheels smoothly.

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Symptoms of bad or failing intake manifold gaskets

This is what you should be looking out for

The intake manifold gaskets are some of the most important gaskets found on an engine.

Porsche's 'Brand Protection Officers' collected 200,000 counterfeits last year

They track down fake car parts and merchandise ... even fake Porsche-brand ED pills

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Here's what you should be looking out for

Here's what you should be looking out for

The symptoms include things like a whining noise when turning the wheel, the steering wheel being slow to respond, a stiff steering wheel, squealing noises on start up and groaning noises.

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Symptoms of bad or failing intake manifold gaskets

This is what you should be looking out for

Some symptoms of a bad intake manifold gasket include engine misfires, decrease in performance, coolant leaks or the engine overheating.

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Amazon’s auto ambitions: Taking a look under the hood

Virtually everything short of building a car

Amazon.com Inc is expanding its transportation prowess to do virtually everything short of building a car. While Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has said little publicly about the company's ambitions in the sector, the strategy is aimed at leveraging Amazon's strengths in logistics, cloud computing and digital services together with new interests in related fields from robotics to manufacturing, according to more than two dozen people, including Amazon executives and industry executives famil

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This massive vintage car yard sale is your museum (or junkyard) starter kit

73 classics — most of them Italian — are priced at $250 each

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Symptoms of a bad or failing brake master cylinder

Here's what you should be looking out for

The brake master cylinder is one of the most important components found on modern car braking systems.

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Symptoms of a bad or failing brake master cylinder

Here's what you should be looking out for

Some symptoms of a failing brake master cylinder include abnormal brake pedal behavior, contaminated brake fluid and an illuminated check engine light or brake light.

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