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Today: What's a CHMSL and How Do We Fix It?

09.04.2014
The upper light cover on the back hatch of Brenda's Subaru Outback needs to be changed, but Brenda can't figure out how. This is the only fixture not covered by the owner's manual. Learn what's special about this particular light, and what any of this has to do with acronyms right here. 

Today: The Right Tool for Mounting Tires?

08.12.2014
David goes through a lot of tires, so he mounts them himself using a lug wrench. He's ready to upgrade to the right tools, if the right tools are $50 or less. Tom and Ray say $50 isn't going to get him what he needs. Find out what's involved in mounting a tire, right here. 

Hali's '68 Chevy and the Bad Carburetor

07.01.2014
The carburetor on Hali's '68 Chevy pickup truck is spewing gas, but she can't find a mechanic who can help. The oldest mechanic she knows advised her to tap it with a hammer (which fixed the gas leak) but is officially retired, so can't help her rebuild the carburetor herself as she had hoped. Read Tom and Ray's suggestions for Hali, right here. 

Homemade Handcart - Easy as a Day at the Beach

08.15.2013
Tom Bodett employs Einstein's little known law to his advantage: For every stupid product design there is an equal and opposite homemade solution.

Life at the Workhouse

06.14.2012
Tom Bodett on power tools, a guy's workshop -- and the fine line between work and play for the DIY'er.


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