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Replace Your Wipers

Changing your wiper blades is typically a simple task. If you’re not confident about your skills, it may be a good idea to leave it to the professionals — it’s often done when you take your car to a quick … Continue reading

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What Causes Uneven Tire Wear?

Tires are an extremely important component of your car, and it’s a good idea to check them periodically to see how they’re faring. Regardless of the season, the effects of winter may linger in your tires: Snow, salt, cold or fluctuating … Continue reading

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Halloween Safety

Watch Out for Children on Halloween As children take to the streets on Halloween to trick-or-treat, their risk of being injured by motorists increases greatly. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that Halloween is consistently one of the … Continue reading

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Summer Car Tricks

Sweltering temperatures can mean trouble for your ride, but these tricks can help you keep your car cool. Hot interior? Cool down faster by driving with the windows rolled down and the A/C cranked up, which forces out the hot … Continue reading

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Why Motor Oil Is So Important

Motor oil is more than just a reason to visit your mechanic on a regular basis (more on that later). It is the the protector of the engine. Here are th e4 ways oil protects the engine: 1. Lubricating moving parts … Continue reading

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5 VERY Wrong Ways to Drive in the Rain

1. Don’t drive toward the sides of the road. Roads are constructed so that they’re highest in the middle. The difference may be slight, but it causes water to run off the center hump (actually, it’s called a crown) and … Continue reading

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Back to School Safety Tips for Drivers

Safety tips for drivers are just as important as other back to school safety tips. During the back to school season, there are many hidden dangers that affect us all. Things we may not think about, but should for the … Continue reading

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