Most care drivers do not bother or pay notice about the well being of their car. They take the poor thing for granted and since their car cannot speak, they hardly know when it is not healthy. As long as you are driving a car, there will be wear and tear, irrespective of the condition of the streets and how carefully you drive the same. Nothing is indestructible and each part of your car has a certain lifespan. When the lifespan of that part is over, it might last longer, but in most cases, it will not perfectly as it should. There are some experienced drivers who look out for and can feel the tell tale signs, but they are rare.
Most car owners just cannot gauge when their car parts are about to give way and by the time they realize it, it is too late. When the part finally does give way, these people are left high and dry in trying to get their cars fixed and spend astronomical amounts at the car service centers. This could have been avoided if the owners of such cars had taken preventive action and had replaced the parts of their car before it reached critical stage. In order to get the best out of your car, you should have a basic knowledge of its parts and know how to replace them. Though it is not possible for the normal person to know about all parts and when to replace them, they can, by all means, replace some parts.
People often say that they know that a part of their car needs to be replaced but they do not possess enough mechanical ingenuity to replace such parts. They should know that there are many sites on the net that will show you in details, using images, on how to replace certain parts of your car. There are also illustrated manuals available for the same and they are available in all leading bookstores. You should pay them a visit and purchase ones that are relevant for your car. Once you have done this, it is time to move on to the parts. Just search the Internet and you will find stores in your locality that specialize in car parts.
Such stores, apart from keeping parts for your car, also have expert mechanics that will guide you on how to replace the faulty parts of your car. You can also find the required instruments like wrenches etc. that will be required when you are changing the parts of your car. Take their assistance and expert guidance and change the faulty parts of your car. This is best done on weekends. If required summon one of your friends who is experienced in such stuff to help you out. Remember to get a special set of dresses that are specially made for performing such activities. This will ensure that you do not soil your day-to-day clothes.