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DIY | Guide to Common Automotive Electrical Connections

DIY | Guide to Common Automotive Electrical Connections

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https://youtube.com/watch?v=QKLsTnKVTEYAre you struggling to make ends meet… in your electrical system? Stripping and connecting wires can be messy and confusing, but this week Hagerty’s Matt Lewis shows you how to do it quickly and neatly. Using an auto-stripper and a crimper provides a tidy way to join two wires with both barrel and bullet connectors, and Matt explains where to employ each. For areas that require a stronger connection, he demonstrates how to fuse the wires with a soldering iron. Learn to safely connect your switches and ignition so you can get back on the road in no time. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel! | http://bit.ly/2iooBxJ LIKE us on FACEBOOK | https://www.facebook.com/HagertyClassicCars/ FOLLOW us on TWITTER | https://twitter.com/hagerty FOLLOW us on INSTAGRAM |
DIY | Ins and Outs of Automotive Fuses

DIY | Ins and Outs of Automotive Fuses

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https://youtube.com/watch?v=gE1iNeq9I0IAre you reluctant to poke around your car’s fuse box? By design, those multi-colored cartridges constitute the weak links in your electrical system. If something goes haywire, they’ll fail before the rest of the circuit, preventing further damage to your car—or worse, electrical fires. But not everyone thinks to check if they are functioning properly. Hagerty’s Matt Lewis teaches you the simple procedure using the handy-dandy multimeter. And if one is unavailable, he shows you a quick visual test to make sure your wiring is protected. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel! | http://bit.ly/2iooBxJ LIKE us on FACEBOOK | https://www.facebook.com/HagertyClassicCars/ FOLLOW us on TWITTER | https://twitter.com/hagerty FOLLOW us on INSTAGRAM | https://instagram
Specialty Tools for Automotive Repair Designed and Manufactured by Kent Bergsma

Specialty Tools for Automotive Repair Designed and Manufactured by Kent Bergsma

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https://youtube.com/watch?v=AYKYQoLM84gIn this video Kent with share some of the tools he makes and sells why they came about. All are hand made in his own shop. www.mercedessource.com Link to diesel valve wrenches: https://mercedessource.com/store/search?keys=diesel%20valve%20wrenches Link to water pump tool: https://mercedessource.com/store/search?keys=water%20pump%20tool Link to oil cooler hose wrench set: https://mercedessource.com/store/search?keys=oil%20cooler%20hose Link to fuel tank screen socket: https://mercedessource.com/store/search?keys=fuel%20tank%20screen Link to glow plug reamers: https://mercedessource.com/store/search?keys=reamer Link to injection timing drip tube: https://mercedessource.com/store/search?keys=drip%20tube Link in fuel injector pressure testers: http...
DIY | Multimeter basics for automotive use

DIY | Multimeter basics for automotive use

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https://youtube.com/watch?v=c9KNAIjoEYsDoes the wiring in your classic car look like a plate of spaghetti? Wiring is something many owners are scared of, but we are here to help. Prepare to dive into electrical projects by getting familiar with a multimeter. This simple and affordable tool can be your lifeline in solving electrical problems for vintage rides. Hagerty’s Matt Lewis talks you through how to troubleshoot electrical gremlins like a professional by testing for voltage, ohms, and amperage. Hopefully this will spark your motivation! Subscribe to our YouTube Channel! | http://bit.ly/2iooBxJ LIKE us on FACEBOOK | https://www.facebook.com/HagertyClassicCars/ FOLLOW us on TWITTER | https://twitter.com/hagerty FOLLOW us on INSTAGRAM | https://instagram.com/hagertyclassiccars/ Check
Automotive Electrical System Basics – EricTheCarGuy

Automotive Electrical System Basics – EricTheCarGuy

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https://youtube.com/watch?v=hAjM9Gk63M4Automotive Electrical System Basics - EricTheCarGuy http://www.ericthecarguy.com/ http://www.bbbind.com/ This one covers the basic components of the electrical system and gives a general overview of their function. We have to start somewhere so we'll start here. --- Click below and Stay Dirty Visit me at EricTheCarGuy.com http://ericthecarguy.com/ Visit EricTheCarGuy Forum http://www.ericthecarguy.com/forum/default.aspx Visit my Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/EricTheCarGuy --- Stay dirty ETCG