Auto | Under the Hood | Aftermarket Accessories & Customization

Aftermarket auto accessories and car customization can change your car from a boring, stock model to a head-turning street machine. Read about accessories and customization in these articles.

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Why are thieves looking for suction cup marks on your car's front window?

One of the first things a car-theft expert will advise you to do is to clear out any trace of gadgets and accessories that might be resold easily. But can suction cup marks on your windshield attract thieves, too?


Top 10 Car Audio Components

Top 10 Car Audio Components

Performance car audio components can help make your old jalopy into something special. Read about the top 10 pieces of car audio equipment. See more »

Are you ready to compete in a car audio competition?

Are you ready to compete in a car audio competition?

Are you ready to compete in a car audio competition? Read about car audio competitions at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Is a tracking and recovery system for your car worth the cost?

Is a tracking and recovery system for your car worth the cost?

Is a tracking and recovery system for your car worth the cost? Read about auto tracking and recovery systems at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What's the correct way to lower your car?

What's the correct way to lower your car?

What's the correct way to lower your car? Read about the safe, correct way to lower your car at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Top 10 Ways to Lower and Lift Your Car or Truck

Top 10 Ways to Lower and Lift Your Car or Truck

There are several common ways to raise or lower your vehicle profile. Check out the top 10 ways to lower and lift your car or truck. See more »

Should you lower or lift it?

Should you lower or lift it?

Should you lower or lift it? Take this quiz to help figure out if you should lower or lift your vehicle. See more »