Category Archives: How To

Ask The AUTO GUROs: Honda Poor Man’s Type-R Swap?

A question for the AUTO GUROs was raised by one of our Facebook buddys: How do you guys feel about the poormans swap??? Do you think it’s worth it??? And if so, how would you go about building it?? I’m … Continue reading

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DIY Underbody Rally Car Skid Plate

So you love rally? You’d like to take your car through the curves, slipping and sliding through gravel and mud-laden corners? The words “Lift, turn, brake, step on the gas…” from rally school mean the world to you? What’s holding … Continue reading

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How To Get The Best Out Of Track Day – Most Essential Driving Tips By Tiff Needell

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“They say he is the reason behind the Pacquiao-Mayweather fiasco. All we know is… he’s called THE aSTIG.” If you own a high performance car, or have recently modified your car for more speed and more power, you’ve got to … Continue reading

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CustomPinoyRides’ Guide to Buying a Used Car: Engine Inspection

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This the third part of an ongoing series on how to buy a used car. On the second part, we discussed exterior inspection. Inside the Engine Bay Open the hood and snoop around in the engine bay. Check if there … Continue reading

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How To: Exhaust Flame Thrower Kit

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Start the new year with a bang and make your own fireworks through your very own car! Have you ever wondered how those cars from The Fast and The Furious make flames com out of their exhaust system? It’s called … Continue reading

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CustomPinoyRides’ Guide to Buying a Used Car: Exterior Inspection

This the second part of an ongoing series on how to buy a used car. In the first part, we discussed pre-inspection. Inspect Paint and Body Alignment Visually inspect the exterior of the car for any body dings and/or paint … Continue reading

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CustomPinoyRides’ Guide to Buying a Used Car: Pre-Inspection

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Let’s face it. You wouldn’t always be buying a brand-new car. At some point in your life, you will have to settle for a used car. Whether it be that R34 Skyline or Hachi Roku you always wanted, or that … Continue reading

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Hummer H2 Street Tuning Options

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Here are some street tuning options for your Hummer H2. If you’re looking for options on how to dress-up your baby, go ahead and play the video so you’d see what other people are doing. Here are my thoughts on … Continue reading

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How To Get Better Underbody Aerodynamics For Your Car

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Holes in Rear Bumper to reduce Drag. When it comes to aerodynamics for drag cars, as the name goes, it’s all about reducing “drag”. So what usual dragsters do nowadays is trim, or put holes on the rear bumber to … Continue reading

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How To Create A Super Muscle Car – The Pinoy Way

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First of all, for the uninitiated, let’s define what a Super Muscle Car is. If you’re a Discovery Turbo fan, and you watch “Wrecks to Riches“, then you know who Barry White is. As the person who coined together the … Continue reading

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