Jean-Claude Landry

Jean-Claude Landry
Jean-Claude is the editor at eManualOnline.com and webmaster of TheMechanicDoctor.com. He has been a certified auto mechanic for the last 15 years, working for various car dealers and specialized repair shops. He turned towards blogging about cars and EVs in the hope of helping and inspiring the next generation of automotive technicians. He also loves cats, Johnny Cash and Subarus.

When Should You Junk Your Car?

Pile of junked cars

So you own a somewhat aging car, you don’t like it as much as you used to and you are wondering if selling it to a scrapyard would be your best option? In this article, we will try to answer most questions car owners may have when it’s time to …

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Valve Cover Gaskets: Everything You Need To Know

Valve cover gasket

With all the recent innovations in automotive technology, it’s sometimes hard to keep track of all the new features manufacturers add to engines every year. However, some important parts stayed mostly the same for the last couple of decades. The valve cover gasket is one of them. The fact that …

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13 Best Tips for Driving in Winter

Multiple cars stuck in a traffic jam in the winter

Winter is the most challenging season for car drivers. Weather conditions keep changing and the risks associated with winter driving increase pretty quickly. The best way to arrive in one piece at your destination is always to adapt your driving style to the road condition. Being prepared to face various …

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A Guide to Buying the Best Car Battery

Without the battery, modern cars wouldn’t be able to start. Unfortunately, batteries are not always reliable and are one of the most frequently replaced parts on cars. Whenever your battery fails and needs to be replaced, there are many different battery choices available to you. To help you choose the …

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The Top 15 Most Frequently Replaced Auto Parts

Even though major car brands all have their differences, most cars are designed and built using the same fundamental working principles. This also means that most vehicles tend to have the same problems as they age. Yes, different powertrain configurations, special safety features, and brand-specific equipment may bring different car …

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