A guide to car maintenance – instructions, schedules, checklists

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Car maintenance: detailed step-by-step instructions and video tutorials
You’ll find several thousand manuals and hundreds of car maintenance recommendations together in one place. They are all created by professional car mechanics and are available free of charge. Select the required procedure from the list and specify the vehicle make and model, use the search function, or check our universal tutorials. You’ll find all the information you need for a DIY car service.
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Brake Pads
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    How to change rear brake pads VW GOLF 6 (5K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake pads MINI COOPER 1 (R50, R53) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change front brake pads on TOYOTA LAND CRUISER PRADO 3 (J120) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake pads on VW PASSAT B6 (3C5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change front brake pads / front brake pad set on AUDI A6 (C6) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake pads on AUDI A4 B8 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake pads / rear brake pad set on VW GOLF 5 (1K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake pads on AUDI A3 2 (8PA) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Brake Discs
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    How to change rear brake discs / rear brake rotors on VW GOLF 6 (5K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake discs / rear brake rotors on MINI COOPER 1 (R50, R53) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change front brake discs / front brake rotors on VW GOLF 6 (5K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change front brake discs / brake rotors on Audi A4 B8 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake discs / rear brake rotors on RENAULT MEGANE 2 (LM) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change front brake discs / front brake rotors on VW GOLF 4 (1J1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake discs and brake pads on FORD FOCUS 2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change rear brake discs / rear brake rotors on OCTAVIA 1Z5 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Spark Plug
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    How to change spark plug on VW POLO 4 (9N) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on NISSAN QASHQAI 1 (J10) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on VW GOLF 4 (1J1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on BMW 3 (E46) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on MERCEDES-BENZ A160 (W168) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on VW GOLF 6 (5K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on OPEL ASTRA G CC (F48, F08) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change spark plug on LEXUS RX400h 2 (XU30) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Air Filter
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    How to change air filter on BMW 3 (E46) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on PEUGEOT 308 I [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on MINI COOPER 1 (R50, R53) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on PEUGEOT 208 1 (CA_,CC_) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on BMW E60 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on VW POLO 4 (9N) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on AUDI A4 B8 Saloon  [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change air filter on BMW 3 (E46) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Fuel Filter
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    How to change fuel filter BMW 3 (E90) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter RENAULT MEGANE 2 (LM) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter VW POLO 4 (9N) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter BMW X5 (E53) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter RENAULT SCENIC 2 (JM) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter PEUGEOT 206 1 (2D) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter VOLVO V50 1 (P12) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change fuel filter VW GOLF 5 (1K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Pollen Filter
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    How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on AUDI A6 (C6) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on AUDI A3 2 (8PA) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter on FORD FOCUS MK2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on RENAULT MEGANE 2 (LM) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on PEUGEOT 208 1 (CA_,CC_)  [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter on VW CADDY 3 (2KB) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on NISSAN QASHQAI (J10, NJ10) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on VW POLO 4 (9N) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Poly V-Belt
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    How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on RENAULT SCENIC 2 (JM) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt on FORD FIESTA V JH, JD [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on OPEL CORSA C (F08, F68) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on MERCEDES-BENZ B200 (W245) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on FIAT DOBLO 1 (223) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on SKODA FABIA 1 (6Y5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on VW GOLF 4 (1J1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change serpentine belt on OPEL CORSA D [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Gearbox Oil and Transmission Oil
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    How to change transmission oil / gear oil on OPEL ASTRA G CC (F48, F08) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change transmission oil / gear oil on SKODA FABIA 1 (6Y5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change transmission oil / gear oil on VW TRANSPORTER 4 (T4) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Engine Oil
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    How to change the engine oil and oil filter on a car |Tips from AUTODOC
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    How to change oil filter and engine oil on VW GOLF 7 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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    How to change Engine Oil and Oil filter on VW GOLF 5 TUTORIAL | AUTODOC
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    How to change engine oil and oil filter on RENAULT SYMBOL/THALIA 1 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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Power Steering Fluid
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    How to change steering rack boot PEUGEOT 407 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
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