My Sienna suffered from a broken garage door opener button recently, if you read my previous post, you would have known that I chose to use a portable garage door opener as my solution. It worked perfectly except that my
Why You Should Not Leave Your Garage Door Open
There are many stories about how unsafe the garage door could be. Actually if not careful, with some simple tool, it can be broke in within seconds as demonstrated in the following video. I implemented the zip tie protection in
How to Drive Legally in Texas with Visitor Visa (B1/B2)?
Many visitors to US have the need to drive on his own. This is especially true for western states where not much viable public transportation is available in most of the areas. However, it is a tricky question to answer:
What Do You Need To Know About Clean Diesel?
A couple of days ago, I watched a documentary that went viral in Chinese internet. The name of the documentary is “穹顶之下(Under the Dome)”, filmed by a famous Chinese TV reporter called 柴静 (Jing Chai). If you are concerned about
How To Plan Your First Ski Trip (Part 1): Getting There
We just came back from our first ski trip and it was a lot of fun. Here I want to share some of the points we pondered with when we planned our trip. 1. Fly or Drive The first thing
How To Donate Your Car Correctly
When you have an old car trying to get rid of, donate to a charity is a good option. Instead of selling the car and pocket some cash, you can donate it to support your cause. Giving is typically satisfactory.
How to Program Toyota OEM Remote Keyless Entry
Replace your remote keyless entry at dealership could easily cost you more than $100. But you have cheaper DIY option: typically you can buy OEM version of the keyless entry from ebay for much lower price and you can program
How to Turn Off the “Maint Reqd” Light on Toyota in 5 seconds
The car manufacturers are trying to make it easy for the owners to keep the car maintenance on schedule. They use a yellow light “Maint Reqd” (maintenance required) to remind us. Every several thousands of miles, the light will turn