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The Latest AutoAnything Automotive News

Dec

2013

Skyjacker Hydro vs. Nitro Shocks

Want to know which shock is better: Skyjacker Hydro or Nitro? If so, we have the answer in this off-road shock absorber review.

Dec

2013

Saris vs. Inno: Which Bike Rack is Best?

Learn the main differences between Saris and Inno bike racks to help determine which is right for your needs.

Dec

2013

Saris vs. Thule: Which Bike Rack is Best?

Learn the main differences between Saris and Thule bike racks to help determine which is better for your needs.

Dec

2013

What Are Wheel Locks

What is a Wheel Lock & What Types of Wheel Locks are Available for Cars, Trucks & SUVs.

Nov

2013

Saris vs. Yakima: Which Bike Rack is Best?

The key differences between Saris bike racks and Yakima Bike Racks to help you determine which one is better for you.

Nov

2013

How to Choose the Best Off-Road Seat for your Dune Buggy, Sand Rail, or UTV

Picking the best off-road seat for your racer requires more than a trip to the junkyard with a wrench. In this guide, we tell you what to look for in a good off-road seat and why you need the sporty safety and high quality that you can’t get from salvaged bucket seats.

Nov

2013

Lowering Springs vs. Coilovers

When it comes to slammin’ your ride to the floor you’ve got 2 choices: lowering springs or coilovers. Get the down-low on which one is right for your ride in our comparison of both lowering styles.

Nov

2013

What Are Coilovers?

When it comes to lowering your car, you need the right accessories to avoid a bumpy ride. A set of coilovers are sure to do the trick and you can learn all about them in our informative article: What are Coilovers.

Nov

2013

Anatomy of a MasterCraft Seat

When it comes to your ride, you bolted on the best. But, what about your back side? If you’re shopping for a racing seat, cover your behind and check out our overview of MasterCraft seats first!

Oct

2013

How to Clean Wheels on a Car, Truck or SUV

Step-by-step instructions and supply list for cleaning your vehicle’s wheels at home.

Sep

2013

Flowmaster Pro Series Exhaust System Product Overview

Want tough sounding pipes under your ride without the interior resonance to go with it? If so, check out our overview of Flowmaster Pro Series exhaust systems.

Sep

2013

Ceramic Coating vs. Exhaust Wraps: Which Improves Horsepower the Best

Find out what’s better—ceramic coating or exhaust wraps. Both add horsepower to your ride, but only one can be crowded, “The King of Cool” for your vehicle.

Aug

2013

How to Determine the Right Gears for Your Truck

Install the best fitting ring and pinions to your rig by using our interactive calculator.

Aug

2013

What to Look for in a Performance Radiator

Learn how to keep your engine cool with a performance radiator.

Aug

2013

What are the Different Types of Exhaust Tips & What Do They Do?

Read how to find the perfect tip to match your car’s pipes. Whether you have a trick truck or a classic cruiser, we highlight the tips that fit them best.

Aug

2013

BMF vs. RBP Wheels: Who Makes the Best Rims for Your Ride?

The main differences between BMF wheels and RBP wheels & which ones are better for your truck or SUV.

Aug

2013

Flowmaster Muffler Comparison Guide

Find the Perfect Flowmaster Muffler Tone for Your Ride

Aug

2013

PVD Wheels Explained: Why PVD is Better Than Chrome for Your Rims

The pros & cons of PVD wheels & chrome wheels, and why PVD is better

Aug

2013

Flowmaster American Thunder Product Overview

Add classic growl and performance to your modern muscle car.

Aug

2013

Flowmaster Outlaw Series Product Overview

Take the checkered flag by force with a Flowmaster Outlaw Series exhaust system

Aug

2013

Glass Pack vs. Chambered vs. Turbo Mufflers: What Sounds Best & Why?

Find out Which Muffler is Best for Your Ride—Glass Pack, Chambered or Turbo.

Jul

2013

How to Select a Catalytic Converter for Your Vehicle

Learn what it takes to pick your car or truck's perfect catalytic converter.

Jul

2013

How to Choose Wheels for Your Vehicle

How to properly measure your vehicle’s wheel-size requirements for aftermarket rims.

Jul

2013

The Flowmaster Force II Cat-Back Exhaust System Review

Bolt on a Flowmaster Force II exhaust system for extra performance without ear-splitting noise

Jul

2013

How to Select the Right Carburetor for Your Ride

Bolt the perfect carb to your classic or custom car using our interactive calculator.

Jul

2013

Differential Cover Installation Instructions & Torque Specs

Use our Differential Cover Installation Instructions & Torque Specs guide to guarantee a leak-free fit.

Jul

2013

What are the Types of Drivetrains & How Drivetrains Work

Unlock the mystery of how your radical ride puts its power to the pavement.

Jul

2013

Are Power Slot Rotors Now StopTech Rotors?

Power Slot Brake Rotors’ name has changed to StopTech Sport Rotors, but they are still the same high-performance brake product.

Jul

2013

Black Wheels & Custom Rims for Cars, Trucks & SUVs

Black wheels and custom rims add unique style to your ride with a wide variety of design and size options.

Jun

2013

Chrome Wheels & Custom Rims for Cars, Trucks & SUVs

Find out what custom rims or chrome wheels can do for you. Don't forget to check out our selection of rims and wheels for your vehicle.

Jun

2013

Truck Rims & Custom Off-Road Wheels

Find out what aftermarket steel or alloy wheels can do for you. Don't forget to check out our selection of black or chrome rims for your ride.

Jun

2013

Top 10 Brake Pads: The Best Brands & Types of Performance Pads

Find the best brands & types of performance pads for your ride with our Top 10 Brake Pads list

Jun

2013

Top 10 Power Programmers & Performance Chips

Become the horsepower whisperer with our list of the Top 10 Programmers & Chips

Jun

2013

Prestige vs. Bushwacker Fender Flares

Learn about the differences between Prestige Fender Flares and Bushwacker Fender Flares in terms of installation, styling and longevity.

May

2013

Top Ten Exhaust Systems

Add power and passion to your wheels with a performance exhaust system. For the right pipes for your ride, check out our top ten exhaust systems.

May

2013

The Best Tonneau Covers for Truck Cargo Management Systems

Learn the differences between five tonneau covers that work with your cargo management system.

Apr

2013

Flowmaster Muffler Compare Chart

Compare each type of Flowmaster Muffler to find the right tone that suits your needs.

Apr

2013

AVS vs. EGR: What’s the Best Deflector for Your Car, Truck or SUV

Learn the benefits of bug deflectors and window deflectors. And, the differences between AVS and EGR – two popular deflector brands.

Mar

2013

3M Clear Bras vs. Husky Clear Car Bras

Learn the benefits of clear car bras and the difference between 3M clear bras and Husky clear bras

Mar

2013

Top 5 Performance Modifications for Under $100

Modifying your car’s performance and look is easy with the huge selection of products under $100 at AutoAnything. Learn about some of the best ones in this article.

Mar

2013

How to Choose the Best Intake for Your Muscle Car

A muscle car just doesn’t live up to its name when it fails to achieve the edge on power and performance, or in other words, it lacks valuable “muscle”. So, when you’re looking for major power boosts and performance increases, look no further than a top-performing cold air intake.

Mar

2013

Square Bar vs. Round Bar vs. Aero Bar: What’s the Best Roof Rack Style?

Learn the difference between square, round and aero shaped roof rack bars, and find out what one is best for you.

Feb

2013

How a Grille Guard will Protect Your Vehicle from Rogue Deer & Other Road Hazards

In order to decide which grille guard is best for your vehicle, you need to understand just how grille guards provide the protection you need. We have all the info you should know before making your buying decision.

Feb

2013

How to Install a Hitch Step on Your Truck or SUV

Installing a hitch step on your truck or SUV is a simple task that can be completed in a matter of seconds. We have everything you need to know when it comes to choosing the right hitch step for you and installing it yourself in your own driveway.

Feb

2013

The Cost of a Fuel Pump

If you think the price of pumping fuel is crazy, you probably haven’t seen the cost of a fuel pump lately. But, if this costly little component has left you reeling in horror, we have a few pointers to help cushion the high-cost fuel pump blow.

Feb

2013

How to Clean All Weather Floor Mats in 6 Steps

Learn how to clean your all-weather floor mats – a quick and easy solution to protecting your car’s interior.

Feb

2013

How to Clean an Air Filter in 7 Steps

Learn how to clean oiled and non-oiled car air filters with this step by step guide.

Feb

2013

Thule Cargo Box Comparison Guide

It’s no fun to start off a trip in an overly-packed car. That’s where Thule cargo carriers come in. Thule helps you get your luggage, gear, or whatever else you’re packing out of the car and onto the roof. Made of high-quality ABS material, these cargo boxes are built to protect and last. The hardest part about Thule cargo boxes? Choosing the right one.

Feb

2013

Rubber Truck Bed Liners vs. Roll-on Bed Liners

The difference between rubber truck bed liners and roll-on or spray-on bed liners.

Feb

2013

How to Install a License Plate Frame on Your Car, Truck or SUV

Learn how to add one to your ride in 3 easy steps.

Jan

2013

What is the Best Vinyl Tonneau Cover for Keeping Water Out?

Don’t let the rainy days get you down. Keep your gear dry by setting up your rig up with the protection of an excellent vinyl tonneau cover. Want to know which vinyl cover offers the best protection? Read on, for we have that information and more right here.

Jan

2013

How to Install Mud Flaps on Your Jeep

The only time mud starts slinging worse than a county-supervisor political campaign is at a Jeep Jamboree. Once these 4-wheelers and their fun-loving drivers start hitting the bogs, the mud is guaranteed to fly. And, that begs the question: how to install mud flaps on a Jeep?

Jan

2013

Bumpers vs. Bumper Covers: What's Best for Your Vehicle?

Want to know a little secret? Bumpers and bumper covers are not the same thing. In fact, they’re quite different. So, if you’re trying to decide between the two, take a look at this article so you know which one is best for your particular needs.

Jan

2013

How to Choose the Best Spark Plug Wires

Do performance spark plugs really boost horsepower and MPGs? They sure do. Find out just how they work to deliver the results you’ve been looking for, and discover the best brands available for improving the ignition system of your vehicle.

Jan

2013

The Top 5 Mods to Upgrade Your Engine's Performance

There are dozens of modifications you can make to upgrade your engine’s performance. But, in order to get the biggest boosts in power and performance, you’ll want to start with these top five mods.

Jan

2013

How To Install a Catalytic Converter

If your cat gets old, you’ll want to replace it. If it’s just a crappy OEM model, you may want to upgrade to a catalytic converter.

Jan

2013

How to Clean a Tonneau Cover in 4 Steps

Cleaning a tonneau cover is a task that many people overlook. But, in order for it to provide long-lasting protection, you’ll want to follow these simple steps to give it the proper TLC it deserves.

Jan

2013

How to Increase Horsepower with an Air Filter

When you want to most out of your vehicle’s performance, you don’t want to overlook something as simple as an air filter. Performance air filters can actually improve your ride’s performance and increase its power. Check out this article to find out exactly how air filters work to deliver the results you want.

Jan

2013

What do Tire Chains Do: The Effectiveness of Tire Chains During Inclement Weather

You’re getting your ride ready for winter driving, but you’re having a hard time choosing new tire chains. Before you make an important decision like that, it’s key that you understand exactly how tire chains work. Check out this article for everything you need to know before making a buying decision.

Jan

2013

Install a Power Programmer in 4 Easy Steps

Thanks to huge gains in torque, horsepower, throttle response and mileage, a power programmer or performance chip delivers huge power bang for your hard-earned buck. Which makes them one of the most popular aftermarket upgrades for performance. And, due to this massive popularity, we often get asked questions about how to install power programmers.

Jan

2013

On a Strict Budget? How to Find Cheap Tonneau Covers at Discount Prices

Tonneau covers can cost thousands of dollars. But, if you know how to shop smart, you can find the best deals, allowing you to purchase a top-quality tonneau cover even on a super strict budget. Here’s how.



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