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Your tires are literally the only things between your car and the hot asphalt, so it’s important to know what a safe tire looks like. Driving on bad tires puts you and your passengers at risk for accidents, slows down your fuel economy, and impedes your car’s handling. Check the Tire Wear The standard test […]

Have you purchased a new car only to discover you’ve had nothing but breakdowns, hassles, and unexpected expenses since you drove the vehicle off the lot? If so, you may be wondering if the lemon law can help you remedy the situation. All 50 states and the District of Columbia have lemon laws on the […]

Now that winter is gone and spring is on its way, it’s the time of year when you can actually go outside without getting blanketed by snow and able to walk without sliding down the sidewalk. There are many things that need to be thought about when making this seasonal transition, and getting your car […]

You probably know that you need to get your oil changed every so often and your tires rotated every six months. You may not worry too much about your brakes, but brake pads should be inspected for wear and tear every time your tires are rotated and replaced when necessary. If you’ve never had your […]

  Preventative vehicle maintenance is necessary to keep your car working in tip top shape, but there’s a fine line between safeguarding your investment and over-maintaining your vehicle to the point where you’re losing hundreds of dollars each year. When the mechanic starts to offer you additional services that go beyond the manufacturer’s recommended maintenance […]

Driving through historic Baltimore, Md., is both refreshing and educational. Take the time to stop by and view the amazing sites you’ll find, like the stunningly brilliant lighthouses. You’ll find several located just a few hours away from each other, making it possible for you to discover an array of breathtaking sights all in one […]

Even if you drive a car that boasts decent mpg, you probably still grimace when you pull up to the gas pump and see the price per gallon is approximately a pound of flesh and part of your soul. Fortunately, there are some easy things you can do to get the most out of every […]

You’re driving down the road when the dreaded engine light comes on. Your first thoughts are, “my engine is toast and I’m out thousands of dollars.” Before you cancel the summer vacation and start serving the kids beans for dinner, check for one of these simple, cheap fixes that are common causes for engine lights […]

Buying a car at an auto auction can be fun, and even a great bargain, but there are some tricks you need to be aware of. Most people aren’t aware of what to look for and how to approach an automobile auction. Here are some tips to make sure you come out ahead. 1. Find […]

Keeping your car safe means that you need to do what you can to prevent your car from getting stolen. There are a lot of ways to do this, from having a good security system to parking your car in the garage at night. Let’s take a look at some tips from the pros. Don’t […]