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AutoAnything's Installation Guides

May

2012

How to Install an Air Suspension Kit

When it’s time to take command of your suspension system, whether for cool style or for hauling and towing, nothing gives you control like an air suspension kit. And, if you’re wondering how to install air suspension kits, you’re in the right place.

April

2012

How to Install Exhaust Headers on Cars, Trucks & SUVs

Looking to put some real bark in your mean machine’s bite? The easiest and most popular way is with a cat back exhaust system from Flowmaster or Magnaflow. But, when you want the real power rumble, a few pipes, a muffler and some exhaust tips aren’t going to cut it—it’s time to install some headers. And, if you’re wondering how to install exhaust headers, read on.

April

2012

How to Install Brake Pads

Here’s the skinny on everything you need to know to perform an easy at-home brake pad installation yourself.

April

2012

How to Install an Air Horn

Installing an air horn is a simple task that can be completed in your own driveway. Before you begin, however, you’ll want to read this article to get an idea of just what the job entails

Mar

2012

How To Install Brake Rotors

Read more to find out what rotors are best for you, and pointers for installing them yourself.

Mar

2012

How To Install Brakes

Don’t give in to the high dealership or auto body prices when you can get the highest-quality brakes for rock bottom prices at AutoAnything.

Mar

2012

How To Install a Cold Air Intake

Discover massive gains in power, torque and fuel efficiency when you install a cold air intake on your ride. And, when you follow our simple directions, you can easily complete the installation yourself.

Feb

2012

How To Install a Trailer Hitch

There’s a right way and a wrong way to do just about everything. If you’re thinking about mounting your own trailer hitch, here’s where to start.

Feb

2012

How To Install Seat Covers

Check out this quick how-to guide for installing seat covers. They're a lot easier to install than you might imagine.

Feb

2012

How To Install an Exhaust System

If the installation sounds like a lot to bite off, check out this easy-to-digest guide on how to install an exhaust system.

Feb

2012

How To Install Mud Flaps

Rooting around in the mud is natural for most mammals, including people. Nothing beats the squishy feeling of stepping in earth gravy, except the sensation of driving over it on a reckless off-road adventure. Before you strike out, be sure to stock up on a set of mud flaps. Here's a quick guide on how to install these essential auto accessories.

Jan

2012

How To Install Running Boards

Here are some general instructions for installing running boards on your vehicle.

Jan

2012

How To Install Nerf Bars

Here's a quick 3 step how-to guide on installing nerf bars on trucks and SUVs.

Jan

2012

How To Install Fender Flares

Add stylish protection to your ride when you set it up with fender flares from AutoAnything. When it comes to fender flares, we sell the best brands at the lowest prices. And, you can install them yourself in just minutes, saving even more money.

Jan

2012

How To Install a Tonneau Cover

When it comes to protecting your payload, a tonneau cover is just what you need. Available in several different styles, tonneau covers keep your tools and gear safe from weather damage and conniving thieves. And, they’re easy to use. Check out these instructions for a quick and easy self-installation.

Dec

2011

How To Install Brush Guard

Set your front end up with armor-like protection when you install a brush guard. Designed to protect your headlights and hood from whatever comes their way, brush guards help keep your ride looking pristine. And, when you learn how to install it yourself, you get the maximum protection at a minimum cost.

Dec

2011

How to Intall a Steering Wheel Cover

Thanks to constant use, one of the first places in your interior to get gummed up and to show wear and tear is the steering wheel. Even after cleaning, it’s hard to cover up that black hand goo and any wear spots. So what’s a discerning driver to do when faced with the grungy steering wheel? Cover it, that’s what. And, if you’re wondering how to install a steering wheel cover, you’re in the right spot.

Dec

2011

How To Put On a Car Cover

With these simple instructions, you can have your car covered in a matter of minutes.

Dec

2011

How To Install a Truck Tool Box

Keep your tools organized in the bed of your truck when you install a truck toolbox. A great addition to your truck bed, truck toolboxes make it easy to access your tools whenever you need ‘em. And, you can install it yourself in just a few easy steps.

Dec

2011

How To Install a Vent Visor

When you want to let fresh air into your vehicle without getting buffeted by gale force winds, there’s only one product to go for—vent visors and window deflectors. Learn how to install window visors with this helpful guide from AutoAnything.

Nov

2011

How To Install a Bike Rack

You’re in luck, because the aftermarket is stacked to the racks with bicycle racks designed to get it there in one piece. But, with so many brands and varieties, a lot of people are left to wonder how to install a bike rack.

Nov

2011

How to Install Truck Bed Liners

Protect your truck bed and prevent your cargo from sliding around when you set your rig up with a truck bed liner. Check out this article to find out just how easy it is to give your truck bed the protection it needs.

Nov

2011

How to Install a Flowmaster Exhaust System

When it’s time to put some more bark into your ride’s bite, it’s time to install Flowmaster exhaust systems. And, not only is AutoAnything the place to get your Flowmaster exhaust, we’re going to give you a quick tutorial on just how to install a Flowmaster Exhaust System.

Nov

2011

How To Install Brake Lines

Anytime you’re doing a brake job, it’s recommended that you swap out more than the brake pads. Often times the rotors need replacing, or at least resurfacing, and other components can show wear and tear, too. And though brake lines rarely need replacement during routine maintenance, upgrading to a set of stainless steel brake lines is highly recommended. After all, you’re down there anyway. And, though you may think a brake line is a brake line is a brake line, nothing adds a serious dose of pedal punch like a set of performance brake lines.

Nov

2011

How To Install A Superchip In Your Pickup Truck

Thanks to the massive popularity of Superchips, we often get asked questions about how to install power programmers. So, we put this helpful article together to answer your install questions

Oct

2011

How To Install A Bully Dog Tuner

If there’s one name synonymous with truck performance and power, it has to be Bully Dog Performance. In fact, with the insane horsepower (or is it dog power) and torque gains delivered by Bully Dog chips and performance tuners, they give a whole new meaning to the term, “in the dog house!

Oct

2011

How To Install Thule Chains

When the weather outside is frightful, installing snow chains is not delightful. Of course, the only time you need the friggin chains is during inhospitable conditions. The best way to get yourself back in the car pronto is to know how to handle your Thule tire chains before you’re caught in a storm. So, is the weather nice where you are? Are you inside? Good. Now’s the perfect time to learn!

Oct

2011

How To Install Brakes On a Honda Accord

There’s one problem that’s plagued racer boys, grandmas and grad students alike for years: how to install brakes on a Honda Accord? Since this most versatile of Honda cars appeals to so many walks of life, we’ve compiled some information on just that.

Sep

2011

How To Install Bull Bars

The enormous popularity of SUVs, coupled with the constant threat of urban-born dings and dents, has many drivers looking to bull bars and brush guards for full-frontal protection. Which is probably why my readers always ask us how to install bull bars?

Sep

2011

How To Install A Hypertech Chip

If you came here looking for information and tips on how to install a Hypertech Chip, congratulations! You’ve hit the jackpot.

Sep

2011

How To Install A Trailer Hitch Ball on a Truck

The AC/DC smash hit “Big Balls” was a shining example of how double entendre can mesmerize a nation of young radio listeners. So, it’s no wonder that there’s now a nation of former radio listeners turned devoted caravaners wondering about how to install a trailer hitch ball.

Sep

2011

How To Install Gibson Tips

Since tips are the only visual sign of an upgraded exhaust, it’s no wonder that tips are on the tip of everyone’s tongue, which why we wanna talk about how to install Gibson tips.

Sep

2011

How to Install BedRug Bed Liners in a Few Easy Steps

Offering an entire lineup of bed protectors, from the full-blown BedRug Truck Bed Liner and BedTred Pro to the easy-to-use BedRug Bed Mat and Van Mat, BedRug is serious about protecting your bed. Of course, like most truck bed accessories, you may be wondering how to install BedRug liners. Let’s take a closer look at the process.

Sep

2011

How To Install Fender Flares F150

To make your Ford really stand out from the highway herd, how many pieces of flare does it take? The answer is four. Because, unlike that annoyingly-happy waiter’s sauce-spattered apron which requires at least 16 pieces of flare, your F150 already looks good, and 4 fender flares would make it look better. Which brings us to the question: How to install fender flares on a Ford F150?

Sep

2011

How To Install Brush Guard On Chevy Silverado

Learn how to install a brush guard on your Chevy Silverado with this helpful article from AutoAnything.

Sep

2011

How To Install A Cold Air Intake On A Mustang

Wanna whip some wild horsepower into your tame pony? The best place to start is with the free-breathing power of a cold air intake system. And, if you’re looking for some pointers on how to install a cold air intake on a Mustang, read on.

Aug

2011

How To Install A Cold Air Intake On A Dodge Ram

Looking to ram power-producing cold air right down your Dodge Ram’s gullet? Then start with the free-breathing firepower that a cold air intake system delivers. And, if you’re looking for some key points on how to choose and how to install a cold air intake on a Dodge Ram, start here.

Aug

2011

How To Install Magnaflow Exhaust System

Looking to put a little more rumble in your ride? If so, you’re in the right place because not only is this the place to get your Magnaflow exhaust system, we’re gonna give you a quick overview on how to install a Magnaflow exhaust system!

Aug

2011

How to Install All Weather Floor Mats in Cars, Trucks & SUVs

Whether you’re a hot rodder, a speed freak or a common commuter, one of the most popular interior upgrades is a set of all weather floor mats. After all, though everybody loves their car for different reasons, nobody wants to track mud and crud onto their vehicle’s carpets. So, here’s a quick tutorial on how to install all weather floor mats.

Aug

2011

How to Install a Dashboard Cover

Whether you’re looking to upgrade a battle-worn dashboard, add some plush protection to your interior—or both—a dashboard cover is the best way to do it. Not only do dash mats cost far less than a replacement dash, the installation is much easier, too. And, since it doesn’t require professional installation, lets talk about how to install a dashboard cover.

Aug

2011

How to Install a Chrome Door Handle on Your Car, Truck or SUV

There are car accessories for everyone. Some folks lean toward custom dash covers for cars while others prefer to add some bling with chrome accents. If you’re more in the mood for some shining, you’ve come to the right place.

Aug

2011

How to Install a Dash Kit

Nothing screams used car like a faded, cracked and warped dashboard. But, when you set your ride up with a new dash kit, you can revert your vehicle into a stylish, clean new car.

Aug

2011

How to Install a Back-up Sensors Kit & Backup Camera on Your Car, Truck or Van

Read the following article with instructional videos on how easy it is to install backup sensors and cameras and find out about their multiple benefits. You'll probably end up thinking that every vehicle should come with them straight from the manufacturer's lot.

Jul

2011

How to Install Turn Signal Side View Mirrors on Your Car, Truck, or SUV

You’ve finally given in and upgraded to safer and more stylish turn signal mirrors. But, what do you do next? Read this guide to help you better understand how to install your fashionable new side mirrors.

Jul

2011

How to Install Bilstein Shocks & Struts

Whether you’re just getting around to purchasing new shocks, or you’ve had a pair that you’ve been meaning to install, we have all the information you need when it comes to successfully (and easily) installing your new Bilstein shocks.

Jul

2011

How to Install a Rear Spoiler

Installing a rear spoiler is a task that seems difficult, but can actually be done easily right in your own driveway. Don’t believe it? Check out this article to see just how easy it is to give your ride the look you want.

Jul

2011

When is it Time to Change Your Air Filter?

Knowing when to change your air filter is important in order to ensure that your engine is performing at its best. But, how do you know when it’s time to chuck your old filter and install a new one? Check out this article for all the info you need to know when it comes to changing your air filter.

Jul

2011

When is it Time to Change Your Brake Pads on Your Car, Truck, or SUV?

When it comes to keeping up on your vehicle’s maintenance, you don’t want to forget about your brake pads. Because they play such an important role in your ride’s stopping abilities, you need to change your brake pads as soon as they need it. But, how do you know when they need to be changed? Check out this article for everything you need to know when it comes to recognizing the warning signs.

Jul

2011

When is it Time to Change Your Oil & Oil Filter

People are constantly asking us how often they should change their oil and oil filter. While this figure will vary depending on the vehicle, the oil and the type of driving, we have all the information you need to ensure proper vehicle maintenance.