5 Aftermarket Car Parts That Really Will Improve Your Gas Mileage
8 June 2016
No matter what gas prices are at any given moment, most drivers always appreciate spending a little less on fuel by improving the efficiency of their vehicle. There are plenty of aftermarket auto parts that claim to increase the number of miles you get per gallon, but not all of them live up to those claims. These five aftermarket parts are all well-tested and known to actually increase your miles per gallon though, so you can feel confident investing in them.
Do You Really Need To Purchase Snow Tires This Winter?
11 December 2015
If you are like most drivers, you know that snow tires exist, but unless you live somewhere that receives large amounts of ice and snow, you may have never seriously considered purchasing a set. This is because snow tires back in the day made for a horrible ride unless there was ice and snow on the road. This has all changed; most of the major tire manufacturers now make snow tires that offer great handling all winter long.
The 101 On Your ABS: Understanding And Maintaining Your Anti-Lock Braking System
22 September 2015
Owning and operating a vehicle can be stressful. From the initial purchase and insurance costs to the necessary maintenance and automotive repairs, the overwhelming nature of owning a car, truck, or SUV is easy to see. Considering your brakes are an imperative aspect of your vehicle's operation, ensuring they are in proper working condition is key to your safety. Unfortunately, you may not understand how your vehicle's ABS, or Anti-lock Braking System, works.
No Garage? Four Ways To Protect Your Vehicle From Hail Damage When You Have To Park Outside
29 July 2015
As hail damage has become increasingly common, insurance claims for hail damage have risen by 84 percent between 2010 and 2012. That means nearly double the number of claims were submitted in 2012 versus 2010, and the numbers continue to grow. If you have to park on the street and you live in an area where hailstorms are common, you may be especially worried. Here's what you can do to protect your car: