FCP Euro's DIY Blog

Here's What Happened At FCP Euro In 2017

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jan 17, 2018
Time flies when you're having fun and this year, we're not sure where the time went. ... Read more

Topics: Culture, Video

How To Replace The Low-Pressure Fuel Line On A BMW N54

Posted by Gareth Foley
on Jan 15, 2018
Spoiler alert, this job isn't that hard to complete. Cure that pesky 29F3 code.  ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Replace The Battery In A BMW Key FOB

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jan 12, 2018
This might be the easiest BMW DIY you'll ever do. ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Do-It-Yourself, Video

Car Control Should Never Be a Negotiation

Posted by Michael Hurczyn
on Jan 9, 2018
Uneven road surfaces—they do a number on your car's suspension and, over time, those components wear out. That's where Lemforder comes in.... Read more

Topics: Do-It-Yourself

How To Choose Oil For Your Oil Change

Posted by Dave Greco
on Jan 8, 2018
  Oil changes are easy—drain the old stuff out, and put the new stuff in. But what kind of stuff are you putting in? What weight? What type? ... Read more

Topics: Do-It-Yourself

Seven New Year's Resolutions You'll Actually Keep

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Jan 5, 2018
    Every year, we make resolutions that rarely last beyond the end of January. This year, we're helping you focus on the resolutions that ... Read more

Topics: Video

How To Replace The Mass Air Flow Sensor On A Volvo (2000-2010)

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Jan 5, 2018
If your check engine light is on and your Volvo is experiencing some trouble running, it may be time for a new Mass Air Flow Sensor. The ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How to Replace & Bleed a Power Steering Rack

Posted by Michael Rivera
on Dec 30, 2017
Thanks to its compact design and relative mechanical simplicity, hydraulic power steering rack and pinions are found in most current ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

How To Change The Oil On A BMW F30

Posted by Gareth Foley
on Dec 22, 2017
If you've changed oil on any vehicle, you already know the drill. N20 and N26 engines used in the F2X and F3X cars predominantly feature a ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Replace The Front And Rear Brakes On A Volvo S60/V70 R Model

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Dec 18, 2017
The "R" model utilizes Brembo's fixed calipers, rather than the "floating" design used on inferior models. ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Replace The Cabin Air Filter On A P2 Chassis Volvo

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Dec 17, 2017
One of the most commonly overlooked maintenance items on your Volvo is its cabin air filter. The cabin air filter ensures that the air that ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Replace A Fuel Filter On A P2 Chassis Volvo

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Dec 16, 2017
When it comes to a routine tune up, we all automatically think about the ignition components such as new spark plugs, ignition wires, a new ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Replace A BMW E46 Control Arm

Posted by Michael Roselli
on Dec 15, 2017
A control arm is one of the most important components on your suspension. Learn how to replace it here. ... Read more

Topics: BMW, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Replace The Rear Shocks And Mounts On A Volvo S60

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Dec 14, 2017
  As your vehicle ages, its suspension components wear out which can cause noise over bumps, poor handling, uneven tire wear, sloppy ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video

How To Improve The Look And Function Of Your Early Model P2 Volvo Wipers

Posted by Jay VanGorden
on Dec 13, 2017
If you own a pre-2005 Volvo P2 chassis model, simply put, your wipers can use an upgrade. The wipers on your car use the earlier outdated ... Read more

Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video