Tag Archives: Auto Tips

5 Steps to Avoid Engine Overheating

It is a common sight many an automobile owner is all too familiar with: A car is stranded on the side of the road with the hood open and smoke billowing out as an exasperated driver looks on shaking his or her head. An overheat ...

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Preventive Maintenance to Keep Your Car on the Road

Many motorists bemoan the myriad costs associated with owning a vehicle. According to the National Automobile Dealers Association, the average price for a new car in the United States is slightly more than $28,000. But as any v ...

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Car Washing Dos and Don’ts

Car enthusiasts will tell you that one of the best ways to maintain that new car look is to keep up with a frequent washing schedule. Removing road grime and other plagues of automotive paint on a routine basis keeps a car looki ...

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Keep Your Car’s Battery Ready To Defeat Winter’s Frigid Temperatures

Cold weather can play havoc with a vehicle’s battery, threatening starting and the ability to handle winter’s increased electrical loads. “A conventional 12-volt battery maintains about 40 percent of its capacity at 0 ...

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Navigate Icy Roads Safely As Winter Hits Full Swing

Winter roads are rarely safe. Motorists who live in areas of heavy snowfall know full well the dangers of driving in the snow, while drivers who don’t routinely drive on snowy roads might face slick and icy conditions as winter ...

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