I had once ridden down to South California from the Bay Area on my Honda CBR600F4. After parking on some hot asphalt, I realized why it’s important to own a motorcycle kickstand support.
Here is yet another spectacular animation showing how a supercharger works vs how a turbo works. If it’s been hard for you to picture the inner-workings of a turbo or supercharger, you’re not alone. I’ve always struggled to understand the internal mechanics and these animated infographics help solve that issue.
Ask anyone who has seen a motorcycle zooming between cars in traffic and you will hear two sides: that lane-splitting is safe, and lane-splitting is dangerous. Here are my thoughts on whether or not motorcycle lane splitting is safe or dangerous.
The animated infographic visually shows how a car engine works step by step. The very talented Jacob O’Neal researched, wrote, and designed this graphic.
The 2006 Lexus IS350 is outfitted with a tire pressure warning system, which detects low tire pressure and displays a warning on the multi-information display. Once the tire pressure has been fixed, then the Tire Pressure Warning System will need to be reset with this procedure.
The oil change is the bread-and-butter of car maintenance. Engine oil does two things: it helps reduce friction of moving and rubbing internal components by lubrication and it helps absorb heat that is generated from these moving parts. Here’s my procedure of replacing the oil and oil filter including some helpful tips I’ve learned along the way.
When upgrading the stock 4th generation 4Runner head unit, you can use other Toyota head units, aftermarket head units, or even Scion head units. Since I’m an fan of using OEM parts for upgrades, I started with a Scion T1806 and then moved on to a T1814…
High mileage 3rd generation Toyota 4Runners are notorious for having excessive throttle play. This is a result of excessive slack in the throttle cable, which directly affects throttle response. Doing a bit of easy maintenance here can produce some quick results and easily revive your 3rd gen 4Runner!