Performance Exhaust Systems - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Everything you need to know about exhaust systems is explained on this episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV! We explain what exactly a cat-back exhaust system is, we explain why buying an exhaust system is Step 1 for improving performance, and we give information about how to make a buying decision from all the brands we carry here at Andy's.
In this FAQ video, we give you the basics of how to adjust the damping and rebound of a coilover suspension.
*At 0:16, we get right into it and talk about adjustment knobs and Allen-head adjustment screws.
*At 1:18, we talk about how to set your initial adjustment on your coilovers.
*At 1:36, we talk about the next step of actually tuning your suspension for your needs.
In this video, we show you a typical installation of aftermarket gauges into a diesel truck. Highlights include:
*At 0:36, we tell you which gauges we chose for our installation, and why.
*At 2:22, we get started with the installation of our gauges, beginning with our exhaust gas temperature gauge sending unit.
*At 3:53, we begin the installation of our transmission temperature gauge sending unit.
*At 4:55, we install our boost gauge sending unit
*At 6:50, we run our sending unit wires inside the cab of the truck so that we can hook up our gauges.
*At 8:50, we show you how to tie your gauge wiring into your fuse block.
At 12:45, we install our GlowShift gauge pod.
*At 14:00, we finally hook up the gauges themselves.
*At 14:42, we turn on our new gauges for the first time!
Keeping all four tires on the ground is important for safety, and in this video we show you how to tell when your shocks or struts are no longer doing their jobs. Highlights include:
*At 0:14, we show you the quick and easy way to tell if your shocks or struts are blown.
*At 0:35, we show you other indications of worn-out shocks and struts.
In this video, we tell you about the gauges that we installed in our project Integra. Highlights include:
*At 0:59, we talk about the specific gauges we chose and why.
*At 1:46, we talk about gauge accessories, such as sandwich adapters for oil lines.
*At 2:36, we begin our gauges installation.
*At 3:25, we install some gauges in our GlowShift gauge bezel.
*At 6:12, we show you how we installed our boost vacuum gauge's sending unit under the hood.
*At 7:12, we install our oil filter sandwich adapter so that we can get an accurate oil pressure and temperature reading.
*At 10:10, we install our water temperature sending unit.
*At 15:20, we show you the results of our efforts - a slew of new performance gauges!
Simply put, your body kit will NOT come painted. In this video:
*At 0:15, we explain how your body kit will arrive, and what kind of prep work you will have to do before installing your new body kit.
*At 0:37, we tell you what to expect when ordering carbon fiber body parts.
In this video, we show you how to change the height adjustment on a typical set of coilovers.
*0:15, we talk about the types of height adjustments that can be made.
*At 1:10, we show you how to physically adjust the hardware to change the height of your coilovers.
In this video, we explain the fundamental differences between shocks and struts by showing you how each of them work.
*At 0:18, we explain what shocks and struts actually do.
*At 0:28, we give you an overview of strut style suspensions.
*At 0:58, we explain the placement and function of shocks compared to struts.
In this video, we go over the ins and outs of aftermarket gauges. Highlights include:
*At 0:38, we explain why aftermarket gauges are usually more accurate, and therefore more useful, than factory gauges.
*At 0:48, we talk about air/fuel ratio gauges.
*At 2:14, we talk about boost gauges.
*At 2:30, we tell you about boost vacuum gauges.
*At 2:42, we go over fuel pressure gauges.
*At 2:56, we talk about oil pressure gauges.
*At 3:07, we talkabout oil temperature gauges.
*At 3:28, we tell you about water temperature gauges.
*At 3:40, we talk about tachometers.
*At 4:02, we talk about voltmeters and amp gauges.
*At 4:28, we go over exhaust gas temperature gauges.
*At 4:44, we offer our opinion of the most critical gauges to get for your vehicle.
*At 5:08, we tell you about the different types, styles and sizes of gauges available, including mechanical, electric, analog, and digital.
This FAQ video will show you how to adjust the spring preload on your coilover suspension.
*At 0:15, we explain what preload is and why you would want to adjust it.
*At 2:14, we show you how to actually change the preload.
So why do you need a transmission temperature gauge? Watch this video to find out! Highlights include:
*At 0:15, we explain the different situations in which you may need a trans temp gauge.
Headers - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Check out this episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV where we explain all the basics about headers. In the video, we explain why headers open up horsepower gains and explain the difference between different types of headers. We also show how to install headers and then show the resulting horsepower gains with our dyno run results!
Fiberglass vs Urethane Body Kits - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Check out this episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV where we explain what the difference is between fiberglass and poly-urethane. Most body kits are made out of one or the other, and we give you every insight you'll need in order to make an informed buying decision. Check it out!
Spark Plug Wires - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Check out this video where we explain how spark plug wires work on Andy's Auto Sport TV!
Tail Lights - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Everything you need to know about tail lights is explained on Andy's Auto Sport TV!
Short Ram vs Cold Air Intake Kits: Which to Choose? Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Explanation of the Difference Between Cold Air Intakes and Short Ram Intakes on Andy's Auto Sport TV
C.A.R.B.-Approved Performance Parts in California - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
For California Residents: Andy's Auto Sport TV Explains Everything You Need to Know About CARB Certification
Fuel Doors - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
In this Andy's Auto Sport Short, we show you how quick and easy it is to upgrade your ride with an aftermarket fuel door. Video highlights include:
*At 0:20, we discuss the various finish options available.
*At 0:34, we talk about another option - fuel door skins.
*At 0:48, we discuss the Allsales Manufacturing fuel door we are about to install on our F250, as well as fuel door security.
*At 1:00, we install our AMI fuel door on our project Ford F250.
Mirrors - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
In this episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV, we feature different types of aftermarket mirrors, from OEM-style replacements to towing mirrors and sport mirrors. Video highlights include:
*At 0:34, we go over the different mirror options available to you depending on your type of vehicle.
*At 1:55, we install a set of D-Lab OEM-style replacement mirrors on our project Acura Integra.
*At 3:19, we install a set of extendable towing mirrors from CIPA onto our project Ford F250.
*At 5:46, we install a set of Street Scene signal sport mirrors on our project Chevy C1500.
Sidesteps - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
In this video, we'll explore the different types of sidesteps available for your truck or SUV, as well as the benefits of each. We also install a set of AMP Research power retracting PowerStep running boards. Video highlights include:
*At 0:36, we talk about tubular nerf bars and their variations, including cab-length and wheel-to-wheel lengths.
*At 1:10, we talk about single side steps and what "universal fit" means.
*At 1:25, we explain what running boards are, as well as the various finishes available.
*At 1:44, we introduce AMP Research's amazing retracting PowerStep running boards, and install them on our project Ford F250.
*At 7:27, we show you our new AMP Research PowerSteps in action and explain its features.
*At 8:23, we talk about what to look for and expect when shopping for sidesteps on AndysAutoSport.com.
Mass Air Flow Sensors - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
On this episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV, we explain all the basics about mass air flow sensors and what you need to know about them!
Strut Bars - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
Strut Bars Overview on Andy's Auto Sport TV
Antennas - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
This Andy's Auto Sport Short explores your aftermarket antenna options, from short and stubby to polished and elegant. In this video, you will see:
*At 0:20, we talk about the benefits of a custom aftermarket antenna.
*At 0:39, we compare the reception of a factory antenna with that of a custom aftermarket antenna.
*At 1:08, we show you how to shop for antennas here at AndysAutoSport.com.
*At 1:20, we install an AMI antenna on Project TransPhat.
Headlights - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
This episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV explains everything you need to know about headlights! We do installs in the video that include halo style headlights, LED headlights, and projector headlights.
Lowering Springs vs Coilovers -- Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
This is an Andy's Auto Sport TV episode that explains: **The difference between coilovers and lowering springs. **Whether you need to replace your shocks when you lower your vehicle. **Whether you need to buy an alignment product when you lower your vehicle. **Which different types of adjustability that coilovers feature.
Catalytic Converters - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
This is an Andy's Auto Sport TV episode where we break down the basics of catalytic converters. We explain the difference between a direct-fit bolt-on catalytic converter and a universal weld-on catalytic converter. We also go over the benefits of getting a new cat, and we even do an installation to show what's involved.
Aftermarket Grilles and Grille Inserts - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
This is an Andy's Auto Sport TV episode where we give you all the basics to help you choose what kind of grille to buy. We explain the difference between cut-out grilles and bolt-over grilles. We also talk about grille shells, and we show installation examples for each one.
Short Shifters - Presented by Andy's Auto Sport:
This is an episode of Andy's Auto Sport TV that explains all the basics about short shifters. We explain what exactly a short shifter does and why it's beneficial to have. We also explain what a short shift adapter is and how it differs from a short shifter. In the back half of the video we do a pair of short shifter installations so that you can get a feel for what's involved.