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How To Check Dipstick & Engine Oil - EASY
Step by step process of how to check your dipstick and monitor the engine oil in your car to keep the oil level optimal and your engine running pristine! Also a full explanation of the vehicle monitoring system on the dashboard of your car. Don't forget to like and subscribe if this video has helped you!
How To Change A Flat Tire (Step By Step)
Troy Singleton shows you how to how to replace a flat tire with a spare tire on a Chevy HHR. The technique shown in this demonstration is the same with all cars. For more DIY car videos like this one, please leave a comment below on what you would like to see in the future! Also, don't forget to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE for more professional how-to tutorials from Sinclair College!
How To Check Tire Pressure In The Winter
TPMS light come on? Don't ignore it! Cold weather can affect your tire pressure, thus dropping your tire PSI down below a drivable level. In this video Justin Morgan teaches you how to check and fill your tires in order to get them back to optimal driving pressure. Don't forget to like and subscribe if you found this video helpful!
Signs You Need To Replace Your Key Fob Battery
What do you do when your fob battery dies? Can you still get into your car? Watch this video!
Sinclair College's Award Winning Automotive Technology Program
Justin Morgan, Chairman of Sinclair College's Automotive Technology program, talks about why Sinclair College was ranked as the best school in the nation for automobile tech education. For more information on our automotive tech program, please visit our website: http://www.sinclair.edu/academics/divisions/sme/aut/
Small Block Ford Preparation for Rebuild | Engine Masters Challenge Pt. 4
The block is cleaned, deck height is set and squared, and we are almost finished with the rebuild of this engine! This is another episode of our series Engine Masters Challenge. Check it out as the guys use special machinery and get their hands dirty as they continue to work on this engine!
Enrollment For Sinclair College's Automotive Program
To learn more, visit: http://www.sinclair.edu/academics/divisions/sme/aut/
When it comes to purchasing a used car, DON'T GET RIPPED OFF!!! The damage on a vehicle should be reflected in the price, here are the main signs that your vehicle has been damaged and how to spot them before making a purchase.
How To QUICKLY Escape From a Locked Trunk
Hopefully you have never been locked in a trunk, but Troy has, and he is here to tell his story and how you can escape safely and efficiently with as little effort as possible!
How To Properly Winterize Your Vehicle | Sinclair College
Justin Morgan shows you how to winterize your car at Sinclair College! Things discussed in this tutorial: windshield solvent, wiper blade replacement, tread depth (with a gauge), checking coolant with a hydrometer, and tire pressure. Don't forget to like and subscribe for more automotive tech videos from Sinclair College!
Small Block Ford Preparation for Rebuild | Engine Masters Challenge Pt. 3
After the block comes out of the oven, you want to clean the parts thoroughly. This is another episode of our series Engine Masters Challenge now, with a little engine masters' magic, it looks brand new! Check it out as the guys start to get their hands dirty and get this project underway!
Small Block Ford Preparation for Rebuild | Engine Masters Challenge Pt. 6
In this episode, the guys record the final measurements for their rotating assembly, & this will help balance the crank shaft. The process is going great so far, and we will reach the part of the process where we piece the engine together!
Engine Masters Challenge Wrap Up
Hot Rod’s Engine Masters Challenge has officially ended with Sinclair placing 3rd in the American Muscle Class! Blaine is here to get us caught up on the competition and give the final recap of our series! We thank all parties involved in making this series possible! Congratulations to our team for placing 3rd in the competition!
Small Block Ford Preparation for Rebuild | Engine Masters Challenge Pt. 5
Included in this episode, the guys finish the process to complete the cylinder block and cut the valve seats for the engine. This helps increase airflow throughout the engine, and this gives the engine more horsepower! This engine in coming together!
Small Block Ford Disassembly | Engine Masters Challenge Pt. 2
Watch the boys tear into a small block ford engine to rebuild it for the Engine Masters Challenge in coming up in October! We conclude this episode by cooking the engine in a thermal oven to about 700 degrees fahrenheit to dissolve any residual grease or oil that may have been caked on from its previous life. Don't forget to like and subscribe for more of our engine masters rebuild series!
How To Properly Install a Child's Car Seat
According to NHTSA, 3 out of 4 car seats are installed incorrectly. Check out https://www.nhtsa.gov/equipment/car-seats#inspection-inspection to find the right car seat for your child. In this video, Troy Singleton talks about car seats and the proper way to install a car seat with a seat belt. convertible seat, latch system, seat belt
How to Properly Use Tie Downs (Ratchet Straps, Pull Straps, Bungee Cords)
It is crucial to make sure that your property is secure when moving it! Watch closely, as Professor Troy Singleton demonstrates step by step how to securely tie down your belongings to your car. Professor Singleton will discuss the different types of straps and methods of tying that you can use to secure your belongings.
Sinclair's Mopar Career Automotive Program
Get your degree while you get paid with Sinclair's Mopar CAP program! We offer a study/internship program that gives on the job training to automotive technicians for employment at Chrysler Group dealerships. Spend 8 weeks on the job and 8 weeks in the classroom, through 5 semesters. Students will end with a paid internship, degree, and the best on the job training!
How To Check Your Cooling System Step By Step
It is important to perform routine maintenance on your car, so Delaney is going to show you how to use the specific tools to test the freezing point of engine coolant, the mixture of water to coolant, and it's pH. Delaney will demonstrate step by step how to test and change the cooling system. We also include the type of coolant you can use! Follow this step by step process from home and learn how this small step can be a great benefit to your car!
Used Car Test Drive | Tips and Red Flags
This is the 3rd installment of what to look for when purchasing a used car. Please check out our previous two videos for a full run through of things you should know before making a purchase!
AC Smell Bad? Replace Your Cabin Air Filter in Just 5 Minutes - Here's How!
Justin Morgan shows you why your A C smells so bad and what you can do to replace it!
How To Jump Start A Car Battery
Justin Morgan from Sinclair College explains how to charge a dead automobile battery. This tutorial is the same for all cars, however be careful of how you connect the terminals! Watch this demonstration for the full explanation. Also, if there are any other DIY tutorials that you would like to see, please let a comment below and we will show you how it's done! Don't forget to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE to our channel if you liked this video!
Car Repair Servicing Explained By Professionals |  What To Look For
Don't get ripped off! Learn what questions to ask your mechanic or dealership when servicing your vehicle to prevent being overcharged. You should always know what to expect when dealing with a vehicle repair service. Check out this comprehensive guide from real car professionals who have seen and heard it all!
Small Block Ford Preparation for Rebuild | Engine Masters Challenge Pt. 7
We are almost finished with the engine build, as the guys record final cylinder head flow measurements and later install valve springs. Airflow is really important, so the guys will need to figure out exactly how much air that can flow in and out of the their engine.
5 Things To Look At Before Buying A Used Car
Justin Morgan talks about how to purchase a used car and what to look for when negotiating with either a private dealer or a local dealership.
Car Hacks Most People Don't Know About!
Learn what cars are cable of with push to start and remote unlock without an unlock button! Most of these features work on newer model cars only. Also learn what to do when your push to start doesn't work!
How To Easily Replace A Broken Headlight/Taillight
Don't get pulled over! Learn how to replace your head/taillights step by step, what indicators to look for on the dashboard and different laws that deal with your car's exterior lighting system! Important features to include in your car's scheduled tune-up are the maintenance of your headlights and taillights, hazard lights and turn signals. Make sure you know how to replace that dead bulb before it's too late!