As long as a car owner isn’t in a hurry to keep up with the latest and greatest car models, there’s really no need to replace a car of a certain age if the driver doesn’t experience car troubles often. The mechanic used to be a community staple. Drivers would bring their cars to the [...]
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It’s one of the most feared and potentially critical phrases for most drivers – transmission failure. Replacing or repairing a transmission is extremely expensive, but it doesn’t have to get this far. Any car will give a driver hints as to when the transmission may need a little extra attention. One of the most obvious [...]
Performance-driven car owners are a step above the everyday car owner. If you are in this population, you can do a number of things to increase your vehicle’s performance level inexpensively. None requires advanced technical skills. Use Professional Grade Parts Some vehicle owners follow the market-driven fad of using discount-priced aftermarket or used parts during [...]
Summer will be here before you know it, and that means summer road trips—and higher gas prices. There are lots of tips and urban legends about how to save money on gas: Buy gas on a certain day of the week, fill up your tank at a certain time, and don’t use the air conditioner. [...]
This year, the iconic Ford Mustang will celebrate its 50th year of production, and Ford engineers are celebrating by creating the most sophisticated Mustang in recent memory. Boasting improved fuel efficiency, better aerodynamics and unique grille designs for each engine size, the 2015 Mustang is guaranteed to turn some heads. Improving Aerodynamics According to Ford [...]
Everyone knows that winters can be especially rough on cars. Salt, snow and freezing temperatures can take their toll on your vehicle, and without snow tires it can be difficult to drive throughout the colder months. However, winter isn’t the only time to pay special attention to car care. According to the Car Care Council, [...]
Volkswagen is voluntarily issuing a safety recall on their Passat models that were made in 2012 and 2013. They recently reported this recall to the National Highway Traffic Administration due to the potential threat for a headlight malfunction. This recall will affect a little over 150,000 vehicles.
Regardless of what type of vehicle you drive, there may come a time when you will need to jump start your car or use your car to jump start someone else’s vehicle. This is a fairly simple process if you have general knowledge of a jump start.
10. Bentley Continental GTC Coming in just shy of $220,000, the Bentley Continental GTC is a sleek ride for those with deep pockets. This particular model comes with a convertible top, two doors and four seats. There’s virtually no leg room in the back, so you should stick to the two front seats. The base [...]
Most of us have a dream car… but our fantasies are usually limited by finance, not physics. This is a quick list of the cars that would cause crashes if spotted on the road. Christine Unconventional, as far as movie favorites go. Still, Stephen King’s killer car is an undeniable beauty. Without the rust and [...]