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Chevrolet Avalanche Features

General Motors' Chevrolet Avalanche is one of the company's premier luxury trucks with a buying price ranging from $35,725 to $48,865, according to U.S. News & World Report. With a number of innovative features that are standard in the Avalanche, the company is making steps to provide a...

How to Install a Key Tumbler for a '97 2500 Chevy Pickup

The ignition key tumbler on your 1997 2500 Chevy pickup is mounted on the steering column, to the right side. It allows the correct key for your pickup truck to operate the ignition switch and allow electrical current flow from the battery to the starter motor. After years of service, it is not unco

1987 Toyota Pickup Information

For the 1987 vehicle year, Toyota had two model vehicles that basically used the same mechanical setup: the Toyota Pickup Truck and the 4Runner Sports Utility Vehicle. The changes that were carried forward on these models were originally established in 1986 and continued in 1987 without any differen

Truck-Mounted Snow Blowers

Truck-mounted snow blowers affix to the front of a pickup or sport utility vehicle.Drawing power from the vehicle engine, a truck-mounted snow blower can eat a path 7 feet wide and 3 feet tall, throwing the snow 40 feet in any non-backwards direction.

Understanding Problems That Develop With Car Gearboxes

Unfortunately any vehicle can break down, it does not have to be an old car with a hundred thousand miles on the clock for a fault to develop. Car gearboxes are one area in which repairs can often need to be carried out. Without a working gearbox it would be impossible to drive a vehicle.

The Most Popular Aftermarket Truck Upgrades

What better way to add character to your truck than aftermarket accessories. A research by Specialty Equipment Market Association reveals that truck owners, on average, spent up to $1,831 on aftermarket accessories either to repair ...

Ford Automobiles of the 1920s

Ford was a popular automobile company in the 1920s.Jupiterimages/ ImagesThe 1920s were a landmark decade for Ford, seeing the company's Model T and other automobiles become vastly popular throughout America due to mass production on assembly lines. The last Model T was...

Where To Get Tow Truck Parts and Tow Truck Equipment

When it comes to owning a tow truck shop and being a tow truck operator, it is inevitable that your car carrier, wrecker or heavy duty tow truck will break a part or require a major overhaul at some point during the life of the vehicles. Due to the nature of these machines, your local parts store do

Economizing Moving Costs in Truck Rental

You need to rent a moving truck, van, or trailer when moving right? Truck rental depends on how much stuff you have to move with you. With this, always make sure that you anticipate possible problems that you may encounter. Here are some points to consider.