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The Talk Just Got a Little Easier


When you hand car keys to your teenager for the first time, your heart races as you think of what could happen. The fact is that car accidents are the number-one cause of death among teens in the U.S., so it's important to communicate the gravity of this newfound responsibility.

How to Find Mechanics Who Will Come to You


When it comes to managing vehicle repairs, the associated hassles and inconveniences that come about -- whether from having no vehicle or the process of finding a reputable repair shop -- can become a major annoyance.

The Best Way to See Clearly in Any Driving Condition


Is there really a difference between wiper blades? When is it necessary to change my wipers? As the wet seasons approach, it's important to ask yourself these questions as heavy rains and increasingly severe weather can obscure driving visibility.

Get Better Gas Mileage


Gas prices are getting as dangerously high as unemployment rates, and both mean a whole new level of penny pinching for the nation's 99 percent.

Avoid a Roadside Mayday This Summer


The temperatures are rising, and so are the numbers of vehicles on the road. Summer is right around the corner, bringing with it a number of road trips to the beach for many families.

Discover a Better Ride on Wet Roads


Bald or poorly maintained tires won't get you very far when it comes to driving on slippery roadways. With improper equipment and maintenance, slick surfaces from rain storms are a major threat to safety on the road.

Wireless Technology Improves Road Safety


Imagine a futuristic transportation system with "talking" roads and cars that instantly provide real-time updates on local weather, traffic and road conditions. Equipped with up-to-the-minute information, motorists could choose safer, more direct routes helping to reduce traffic congestion, shorten trips and reduce vehicle emissions.

Tips for a Stress-Free Commute


Spring is in the air. The days are getting longer and the temperatures are rising. Before you know it, summer will be here along with all the joys that come with it, like summer vacations.

Don't Tread Lightly On Winter Tire Safety


With winter upon us, tire safety in cold weather is something every car owner should be familiar with. Most drivers concentrate on tire safety in hot weather to avoid blowouts, but the same precautions should be exercised in the winter.

Smooth Sailing With Proper Tire Safety


Don't wait until there's nothing left between you and the rain-slick pavement to check your tires. The likelihood of accidents skyrockets when combining wet, seasonal weather and poor tire maintenance.

Prepare Yourself and Your Vehicle for Driving at Night


Along with the beauty that cooler days give us also comes fewer daylight hours. While you should practice caution when driving no matter the season, it's important to take extra precautions this time of year to prepare yourself and your vehicle for nighttime driving.

Planning for Comfort During Long Road Trips


Road trips can provide a great source of tunes, good conversation and relaxation throughout any travel season.

Prepare Your Vehicle for Fall


In many parts of the country, the leaves have started to fall, and parents have sent their children back to school. Before the weather takes a turn, Firestone Complete Auto Care would like to offer the following car maintenance tips to get vehicles ready for the damp, cold road ahead.

Before Summer Fun, Make Sure Your Vehicle Can Handle the Heat


If you ask anyone, whether it be your friends, your neighbors or your colleagues, all will tell you the best things about summer are the surf and the sun! For many of us, a day at the beach is like a mini-vacation, but if you're not prepared, your lovely day trip can turn into your worst nightmare!

Stay on Track to Your Destination With Regular Tire Maintenance


When the rubber meets the road this summer, will you be prepared? Summer heat can be tough on tires, which makes regular tire checks a critical part of your general vehicle maintenance schedule.

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05/27/2017 01:40 PM
8 Vital Reasons For Filling Nitrogen Gas In Your Vehicle Tyres
The advantages of filling Nitrogen gas in the vehicles. How to maintain your vehicle tyres and keep them in good condition. Saving of fuel and providing safety to you.
05/24/2017 08:59 AM
Dealing With a Car Accident
An accident can occur at any moment while driving a car. No matter how good one is at driving accidents can occur. There might be technical errors or some other problems that would stimulate the accident.
05/22/2017 03:02 PM
What Is an Auto Transport Broker?
Between a car buyer and the motor carrier tasked at shipping the purchased car is an auto transport broker whose primary task is in the shipping and transportation of vehicles. Auto transport falls under the category of "specialized freight trucking" because they additionally deal in boats, RVs, motorcycles, and the many different vehicles. How it Works The personal vehicle freight industry is quite big and even includes auto transport brokers.
05/22/2017 03:01 PM
A Brief History of Auto Transport in the United States and How We Began Shipping Cars
As a truck driver gets out of the sleeper compartment of the truck and walks out, perhaps to flex his or her muscles or grab a cold shower and a cup of coffee thereafter, such an individual seemingly looks to be enjoying the job. Sure, the 18-wheeler, sturdy looking vehicles of today attribute their fame and vigor to their comparatively larger engines and their design that conquers every terrain. Sometimes, though, it pays to look back at the trodden path through which this profession has followed.
05/19/2017 08:02 AM
3 Types of Car Power Inverters
A car power inverter is built to perform the function of an AC/DC inverter. It conveniently plugs into the cigarette lighter outlet to give a reliable power source while away from home.
05/17/2017 11:15 AM
Everything You Want To Know About The Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle
There are plenty of defence vehicles you can invest in if you are looking for one. The MRAP or mine-resistant ambush protected vehicle surely is a smart option.
05/17/2017 09:09 AM
Know the Common Causes of Road Accidents
Accidents have become quite common. Statistics have found out that most of the accidents are caused by the teens and the younger lot of the people. Thus, proper measures need to be taken so that the accidents can be prevented.
05/14/2017 09:38 AM
Auto Leasing - Pros and Cons
If you have a particular car that you like but do not want to go through the hassle of getting an auto loan and repaying it you should consider auto leasing. When leasing a car you are paying money to use it for a limited lease period and one it is finished you will generally have the option to upgrade. The mechanism of auto leasing is similar to renting an apartment. As with leasing anything, there are pros and cons that you should consider before making the final decision.
05/11/2017 08:32 AM
Does Your Car Have These Essential Safety Features?
For the average Joe (or Jane) it's difficult to sift through the automotive jargon car salesmen throw at you. If you're in the market for a new car, find out which essential safety features your car should have and how they save lives.
05/10/2017 09:01 AM
Best Tips For Extending The Life Of Your Car
If you have a car, you have to do a lot of things to keep it running smoothly and effectively. Investing in buying a car is a great thing; if you know how to keep you know the basics of keeping it in a good condition.Experts always provide you tips in order to keep your car in a proper working condition. There are few tips listed below.
05/10/2017 09:00 AM
Tips On How To Prevent Car Lockouts
One thing which happens with almost everyone is that they forget their car keys inside the car. People lock their cars and leave the keys in the ignition. This way it is easier for someone to break inside, get the keys and drive away with the vehicle. It is a real pain for you to get back inside the car and get your keys. You cannot go anywhere without getting your car keys back and that is only possible when you try to break in or get the help of a car mechanic or locksmith.
05/08/2017 11:00 AM
Uber - On a Growth Spree or Piling on Losses?
Uber is often like the mysterious and secretive rich neighbor who you have always wondered about and are dying to know as to what is going on inside his/her home. Uber, an app for driver service, has always managed to beat around the bush and give vague answers to questions concerning its financial position.
05/05/2017 09:19 AM
Road Accidents And Their Causes
The rate of road accidents is increasing day by day, one of the major factor involved is carelessness of the driver. Accidents can be avoided if you have a careful attitude towards your driving. In order to avoid such incidents few suggestions are given below.
05/03/2017 11:23 AM
A Road Accident
A road accident is an unfortunate and sudden event. Most of the drivers do not follow traffic rules. Some of them show inflexibility and stubbornness in attitude. They do not give way to others. Moreover, over speeding and unnecessary over taking is also the main reason of these road accidents. Some time, it brings a lot of destruction to us. If we follow traffic rules and bring flexibility in our attitude, then we can take control over road accidents.
05/03/2017 09:47 AM
Tips to Prevent a Car Crash
Each year thousands of people get injured or die in car accidents. There are a number of factors which contribute to such accidents like the design of the vehicle, speed of the car, skills of the driver, road environment etc. Whatever may be the reason; it causes harm to life as well as property.
05/01/2017 11:22 AM
Looking to Buy a Vehicle Hoist? Here Is What You Need to Know
A vehicle hoist is one of the most indispensable tools you need in your garage. It is such an essential piece of equipment that a typical garage in Australia - whether it is residential or commercial - is likely to have one.
05/01/2017 10:44 AM
Why to Go for a Nissan Car
Nissan Cars are known for their exemplary performance and comfort in the world of automobiles. The fact is that cars and trucks from Nissan are made with the highest quality and the safety standards are also exceptional. There are many reasons of buying a Nissan car and we will discuss them here.
04/29/2017 12:18 PM
Auto Glass Installation - Do's and Do Nots
The glass in your auto is made of material that is very damage resistant, which is one of the reasons it is used as a windshield and door windows. If you have to have your auto glass replaced or repaired, there are some things that you should do and should not do.
04/28/2017 09:43 AM
Top Vehicle Brands on Roads, an Intensive Insight
The best vehicles of 2017 means it should be the one that performs very well, excels at the crash tests with respect to safety, and earns owner satisfaction and acts reliably. This is anticipated as per the consumer reports at top vehicle brands on roads.
04/27/2017 02:11 PM
We Look at the Many Hi-Tech Mileage Correction Companies Operating in the UK
We look at the many hi-tech mileage correction companies operating in the UK and ask if what they do is really legal? Car clocking is back on the rise but an EU regulation will help curb the growing numbers as a legal loophole will be closed from May 2018 to stop mileage adjusters operating lawfully. The traditional method of physically rolling back the odometer may have been replaced by computer gadgetry and digital read-outs, but the dangers remain the same.
04/25/2017 11:28 AM
Rules for a UK Number Plate and Factors to Keep in Mind Before Buying
Number plates are no more just a unique identification for your vehicle, now they are much more than that, especially when they are custom number plates. Custom number plates adorn the look of your vehicle and at the same time speak a lot about you, your choices and your personality.
04/24/2017 10:06 PM
Senior Driver Traffic Safety Tips
As people age, physically we naturally get weaker. Our hearing and eyesight might not be what it once was. Our reflexes are also not as quick as when we were young.
04/24/2017 09:56 AM
What Is A Tyre Rotation?
It's amazing to think how much maintenance is necessary for your tyres and wheels. If you think about it, we are a society that drives around to every single place whether it's close by or not. It's no surprise to see how damaged tyres can get.
04/24/2017 09:55 AM
Different Kinds of Tyre Wear
There are many ways a person drives that can cause wear on a tyre. The question is: what do the different patterns mean? It might seem difficult to see patterns on the actual tyre opposed to an illustrated image but the easier way to tell that you have damaged treads is to feel if the drive is uneven.
04/22/2017 11:08 AM
How to Avoid Damaging Potholes
Learn some effective tips for protecting yourself and your vehicle from potholes. Potholes are best prevented with superior pavement maintenance. If you are a property owner, be sure your pavement is free of potholes and other such hazards.
04/21/2017 10:17 AM
Get More Output From Your Car By Its ECU Remapping
If you have a great passion about car drifting or car racing or you love to drive the car at its top speed and you want to get more output from it then a normal car then you should go to the mechanics for its ECU remapping. An ECU remapping helps to improve the bhp of your car that improves its performance.
04/18/2017 11:27 AM
Driving Data Analytics in the Automotive Industry
It's interesting to see that the amount of companies using data is increasing. It's also pretty cool to see some of the new innovative ways that companies are doing so, especially with data analytics playing a big role in achieving new levels of success.
04/16/2017 04:15 PM
How to Keep Your Car Clean
Today you are going to learn some easy and practical ways to keep your car clean. Nowadays most people are always in a hurry and can hardly find time for their car. But its maintenance is very important. After all, you probably travel with your vehicle every day. It does not feel comfortable to see all the mess inside, does it? Here are a few tips about how to maintain your car in good condition:
04/16/2017 01:21 PM
8 Best Driving Tips For The Summer
The rise in the temperature during the summer season can create many problems on the road, while you are driving. It can affect both, the driver and the car. In order to keep your car in perfect running condition during summers, make sure you take it out to the mechanic for regular checkups. The tips given below will also help you to avoid some serious breakdowns during summers.
04/11/2017 04:12 PM
How to Maintain Safety on the Roads
While driving maintaining safety is very important. This can save you, your loved ones and also the people walking on the road from any kind of accidents. You would not have to meddle with the hiring of car crash lawyers.
04/11/2017 04:05 PM
What To Remember When Choosing A Trailer
When hauling freight or carrying goods and loads from one place to another, you wish to have everything reach the destination in time and good condition. The type of trailer you choose for the job can of course determine the kind of experience you have handling your loads. Whether you are looking to hire a trailer or buy one probably for your business transportation needs, you will need to make the right choice. Here are a few things to consider ensuring you end up with the right trailer for the job.
04/11/2017 07:53 AM
Sell My Car For Cash Today: Top 5 Things To Consider
Are you feeling the need to sell your car for some instant money? Many people have old cars occupying the space in the garage, but, like many people, we don't make an effort to sell it. And if we'd sell it, we are not aware of the right way selling it and getting a good price for it.
04/07/2017 09:46 AM
Engineering Capabilities Of Defence Vehicle Manufacturers
Working with defence vehicle manufacturers can help individuals make communities safer and better. In addition, manufacturers can also provide you with the right defence system that can deal with any threat.
04/05/2017 10:36 AM
How to Deal With Car Accidents
You never know when an accident is going to happen. Learn what steps to take to keep you safe and reduce the chance of you being scammed.
04/04/2017 11:00 AM
Tips On How To Import A Car Properly
Import cars easily by working with reliable experts. These experts can also help you find the best cars that can accommodate your needs.
04/04/2017 09:56 AM
Top 7 Tips to Help You Drive Safely in the Rain
Driving in the rain is not as easy as walking. Driving during a heavy shower or ghastly winds may not cause fear in the drivers' mind, but none of them can ignore the challenges associated with it. Adverse weather conditions are sure to increase the potential risk of falling into a grave danger and cause a situation for you along with your family. Evidently, driving in such conditions requires your undivided attention.
04/04/2017 09:56 AM
Factors To Consider When Buying A Scooter
When you are looking for a unique means of transport you should go for the electric scooter. For you to buy a unit that will give you a great experience and also last for a long time you need to consider a number of factors. Some of the factors you need to consider include:
03/31/2017 09:28 AM
Warning Signs That Indicate Not To Buy Used Cars
There are a lot of websites that promote buying and selling of used goods. This is a good way to get rid of things that are not required and also buy the things that one needs at a subsidised rate. One such used item that has become extremely popular among people is cars.
03/29/2017 10:15 AM
What To Look For In A Defence Vehicle Manufacturer
Military vehicles are not ordinary cars. They are equipped with different features and functionalities that ensure safety and security from various threats like ballistic and IED.
03/28/2017 09:45 AM
Elements That Measure Life Expectancy of a Tire
The important part that connects any mode of transport with the road is a tire. It is a flexible, and strong rubber casing that is attached to the rim of a wheel. Tires are the main source for providing a gripping surface to any moving vehicle.
03/27/2017 02:54 PM
Driving the Future
As we think about learning to drive where ever you are isn't it time to think about how your driving will change over the years. With all this talk about self-driving cars and now there is news that one company is thinking of designing a car that can fly too, where are we going.
03/27/2017 09:20 AM
Top Interesting Things To Know About The Tata Tigor
Tata Motors is all set to launch the Tigor aka Kite 5 sedan in the Indian car market on March 29, 2017. The Tigor will available in both petrol and diesel trims and it is expected to be launched under the price range of INR 4.0 - 5.o Lac ex-showroom.
03/24/2017 10:28 AM
The Purpose of Installing Wheel Stops on a Car Park
Whether we like to admit it or not, there are always some drivers who neglect to put on their car's handbrake. This means that they park up and step out of the vehicle without restricting its ability to roll.
03/24/2017 09:09 AM
Successful Automotive Marketing Strategies For Vehicle Dealers
What good is your marketing campaign if it leads to an empty lot and silent telephones? Whether you're an established player or an amateur, who's just entered the industry, if you do not regularly review your marketing strategies and market position, you might as well be throwing huge amounts of cash without any measurable results.
03/22/2017 12:10 PM
The New Generation Hyundai I10 Can Now Be Seen On The Roads In Europe
The brand new next generation Hyundai i10 is now gracing the roads of Europe and the USA. Read more about this feisty compact automobile from the Hyundai stable.
03/21/2017 07:47 AM
Selling A Car Wash? Make Your Commercial Real Estate Listing Picture Glossy, Here Is Why
Many in the commercial real estate sector are worried that valuations are too high, and profit margins of REITs unsustainable, these pessimists also point to the increase in Federal Reserve Interest Rates. If you listen to some of the commentary at Seeking Alpha, or on Active Rain real estate business social network the prospects of a sector rotation and downturn in the commercial real estate space is a real concern. Having been in the truck and car wash business, I can tell you this can be a curse if you are looking to sell and a blessing if you are looking to expand. Let's talk about what to do if you want to sell now.
03/20/2017 10:23 AM
Tips For Maintaining Your Car Tyres
It is very crucial for you to make sure that your car tyres are always at their excellent condition. This will prevent car accidents. This will also give you peace of mind.
03/19/2017 04:03 PM
Renting Vehicles With Snow Tires
Vancouver, British Columbia does not see too much snow in the city during the winter but when it does come it is heavy, wet and causes havoc for drivers on the road. The best way to keep yourself moving and safe on the roads during these times is to get around in a vehicle with snow tires. The mountains and the roadways leading up to the resorts have snow for much of the winter season. When getting out of the city in any higher elevation it is likely you will encounter winter conditions and therefore will require snow tires to get you to where you have to go safely.
03/19/2017 03:07 PM
Are Electric Vehicles Ever Going To Outnumber Gasoline Cars In The USA?
Many believe that one day, soon in fact, that EVs or Electric Vehicles will be the way everyone gets around. Personally, I have my doubts, and it's not that EVs do not offer some great advantages, it's just that for wide-spread adoption, they also have a number of disadvantages especially if we are talking about everyone owning an electric automobile instead of gas driven. Let's talk shall we?
03/16/2017 08:51 AM
Lease Out a Car With Novated Lease Benefits
Novated lease benefits is a type of vehicular leasing agreement common in many parts of the western world that allows a business house to lease out a vehicle through executing a leasing deed. This leasing deed is executed by the business houses on behalf of its employees who cannot afford a car though a down payment. Many business houses are using novated lease benefits as an aspect to boost its employee's morale.

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