Archive for July, 2018

Floor It Auto Carpet and Flooring

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Car floor mats, Sound deadeners, Vehicle sound deadeners

The United States has one of the largest automotive markets in the world and is home to many global vehicles and auto parts manufacturers. Each vehicle has its own look and sometimes, that look isn’t right for everyone. What if that used SUV is perfect for the family but the trunk carpet is dirty or discolored? What if you’ve purchased an old school you’ve dreamt about but the flooring is a bit tattered? The carpet and flooring of all vehicles are important in maintaining a clean, unique or classic look and should be considered when restoring, replacing or purchasing a vehicle.

Replace Auto Carpet if 10 years or Older

Americans spend an average of 87 minutes a day in their cars. With so much time in the car, your vehicle is exposed to some pretty messy situations; mud from soccer cleats, juice from sippy cups, mud from rain and much more. Car carpets can get pretty nasty over time

DIfferent Types of Car Lifts and Their Pros and Cons

Written by cartalk on . Posted in Autel ms908p, Quickjack bl 5000

There are a number a different car lifts available to the amateur car mechanic. As you talk to tool distributors, it can be hard to decide the best lift for your needs. Do you want a Quickjack BL 5000 or a QuickJack BL 5000slx? What about the Quickjack 7000? Do you have a use for the Ranger motorcycle lift? What about the standard two-post workhorse? Here’s a quick rundown of some car lifts and the pros and cons of each.

Two-Post Lift

What Is It?

The two-post lifts are still the staple in the commercial automobile industry. They offer excellent access to the undercarriage and are able to go up enough that the mechanic can sit or stand. The typical two-post lift can handle