Maintenance

How To Change Oil In A Car: The Ultimate Guide

Part of owning a car is making sure that you are keeping up with routine maintenance. Routine maintenance is a great way to ensure that your car or truck is running smoothly and to also head off any potential big problems. Changing the oil in your car is one of those …

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When is the Right Time To Change Windshield Wiper Blades

It’s inevitable- the first rain of the season and you are standing in line at the local auto parts store behind fifteen people, and you are all buying the same thing- windshield wiper blades. They are one of those necessary automotive components the average driver does not think about until …

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Replacing Disc Brakes is Way Easier Than You Thought

Many people who are comfortable doing basic services on their cars, like oil changes and other regular maintenance, might think that replacing the front disc brakes is too difficult, or are afraid they might do something wrong and lose brakes while driving. Replacing your disc brakes is among the easiest …

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Car Battery Maintenance Basics

First thing in the morning, you leave the house thinking about work, bills, kids, whatever. You get in your car, put the key in the ignition, turn the key, and… Nothing. Or maybe the engine turns over painfully slow, then stops all together. Or maybe it just makes a really …

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Repairs and Maintenance: New Car vs Older Cars

One of life’s pleasures is owning a car. We take great pride in keeping it clean inside and out and selecting just the right air freshener. And for many car owners, there is tremendous satisfaction in doing car repairs and maintenance themselves. The ability to truly roll up your sleeves …

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How You Can Benefit from Learning to Fix Your Own Car

Man fixing his own car

Have you ever thought about trying to fix issues with your car on your own? You can apply the philosophy of doing-it-yourself (DIY) to car repairs, eliminating costly fees for someone else’s labor and increasing your understanding of your vehicle! You don’t always need a mechanic to take care of …

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Everything You Want to Know About Car Covers

Your car might be one of your more expensive possessions. Even if you purchased it used, it’s still something that you work hard to protect. Without a garage to shield your car from the outside elements and theft, you leave your vehicle out in the open, just waiting for something …

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Everything You Want to Know about Car Air Filters

dual air filters

Your car’s air filter needs to operate correctly or your car won’t perform in the way the automaker intended. That’s why you must replace your car air filter occasionally and prolong the life of your vehicle. What’s the Purpose of the Car’s Air Filters? Your engine air filter prevents harmful …

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