Automotive Basics

How To Use A Multimeter

How To Use A Multimeter ~ The digital multimeter is the go to tool for dealing with electrical problems in a car, and is the proper tool to measure voltage, current, and resistance. In fact, [Read More…]
How To Wire Hot Rod Turn Signals
How To & DIY

How To Wire Hot Rod Turn Signals

Wiring Hot Rod Turn Signals – Diagram See Also: How To Install Portawall White Wall Tire Inserts How to Build and Install Exhaust Flame Throwers MADHAMR – Rat Rod Spotted at the 2017 LA Auto [Read More…]
Hot Rod / Rat Rod Wiring Diagram
How To & DIY

How To Wire Your Hot Rod

Hot Rod Wiring – Diagram Please Note: This diagram was designed for 12 volt systems, but can also be used for 6 volt systems. If used for 6 volt, make all the wires heavier by [Read More…]
1946-53 American Classic Car Technical Sheets
Technical Info

1946-53 American Classic Car Technical Sheets

The following American Classic Car Technical Sheets show exploded views of all major body parts and the corresponding OEM part numbers and frame dimensions. 1946-49 models also include electrical wiring diagrams. This information is invaluable [Read More…]
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How To & DIY

How To Wire Hot Rod Lights

Wiring Hot Rod Lights – Diagram Wire hot rod lights? The one automotive job we all dread is the wiring. Yet, with help from this how-to book even the neophyte mechanic can install a wiring [Read More…]
Choose Fuse Amperage
Technical Info

Guide to Wires and Fuses

Wire Size vs. Amperage Wire Size: 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 Amperage: 35 25 20 15 7 5 3 Applications of Wire Wire Size 6-Volt Wire Size 12-Volt Item 8 10 Ampmeter gauge [Read More…]
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Alternator Wire Gauge Chart

Any time you upgrade your alternator you should strongly consider upgrading the gauge (size) of the wire that charges that battery as well as the fusible link in case of a short. Alternator Output (Amps) [Read More…]