FCP Euro's DIY Blog

Bill Petrey

Bill is an ASE certified technician and Senior Sales Associate at FCP Euro. He can be reached at billp@fcpeuro.com

Recent Posts

Using and Understanding Anti-Lock Brakes

Posted by Bill Petrey
on Oct 6, 2014
You, a patchy icy road, and your car. There's only one brake pedal for four wheels, how do you stop as safely as possible?... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

P1 Volvo S40 HID Headlight Bulb Replacement DIY

Posted by Bill Petrey
on Aug 6, 2014
Changing a P1 S40 headlight is simpler (and cheaper!) than you might think. My friend was actually quoted $285.00 for the light bulb and the ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

How My Audi Drove Me to Drinking

Posted by Bill Petrey
on Feb 17, 2014
I've done many interference timing jobs, from Japanese to European vehicles. I've also been working on cars since I was five, trying to ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous

Learn to DIY: Brakes

Posted by Bill Petrey
on Feb 7, 2014
So you want to try and tackle the front brakes on your own? This is a good learning experience for the beginner to get their feet wet. Best ... Read more

Topics: Miscellaneous, Do-It-Yourself