Watch A Cherished Ferrari F40 Get The Ultimate Detailing Makeover

While my first love was the Ferrari 288 GTO, the F40's arrival hit me with the boost pressure of a thousand suns. But actually owning such an exotic motoring icon means caring for the paint job in ways most car owners would never dream. Watch how it's done. » 1/21/15 1:49pm 1/21/15 1:49pm

Fixing Chips In A Car's Paint Is Easier And Harder Than You Think

Every time you head out for a drive, there's a risk that errant rocks — known by persnickety car owners as "those lousy earth snots" — kicked up by other cars, will rain down and chip your paint. Here's how to fix the chips. » 8/15/13 9:26am 8/15/13 9:26am

Learn To Fix A Dent From An Automotive Jedi Master

Dents and dings caused from daily driving are the source of many nightmares for car enthusiasts. George Gjokaj is really good at bending and shaping metal. He also has a placid mien that could shame an owl. Or that green guy with the ears and the light saber. » 8/08/13 10:56am 8/08/13 10:56am

This Is How You Detail Your Car's Interior

It's reasonable to assume cars have both interior and exterior surfaces that need to be cleaned. The exterior encompasses everything to the north of the inside, and the interior comprises everything to the south of Clifton, New Jersey. Following along, so far? Good. » 8/01/13 1:17pm 8/01/13 1:17pm

The Five Tools You Need To Detail Your Car Like A Pro

Remember when the cutting-edge of automotive care was the brushless car wash? (Don't tell Larry I said that.) But when it comes to high-end car detailing, it's really just a few tools that have changed how modern car detailers clean, protect and restore a car's finish. Here they are. » 7/17/13 3:32pm 7/17/13 3:32pm

Here's How To Buy Your Dream Car, Fearlessly

What's the most overlooked part of buying a used car? If you ask Larry Kosilla, it's the pre-purchase inspection. Many a heartache could have been prevented, but for a proper, emotionless look-see before signing the check. Here's how to do it right. » 7/03/13 12:23pm 7/03/13 12:23pm

Look What Larry Kosilla Did To My Headlight Lens

Aside from famine, pestilence and war without end, there's nothing worse than a yellowy headlight lens. Check out what a pro detailer can do in 10 minutes. No toothpaste required. » 5/07/13 3:35pm 5/07/13 3:35pm

The Nerd's Way To Bring A Car's Crapped Up Paint Back To Life

Did you know you can bring a car's paint back to its original color and lustre with a little skill, knowledge, high-tech gadgetry and elbow grease? Paint correction is one of the most difficult, but most satisfying detailing skills to master. Especially on a 1958 Porsche Speedster. » 4/05/13 1:30pm 4/05/13 1:30pm