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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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Number plates, a unique identification for any vehicle? Well, it's not just this, but much more than merely a number that identifies your vehicle.
07/26/2017 09:28 AM
Chicago Tours Are Best Enjoyed With City Parking Knowledge
Chicago drivers zipping through red lights tend to break the speed limits posted and this indicates reckless driving. Likewise, Chicago comprises of several one-way streets namely, Loop and few neighborhoods in residential areas such as Lakeview, Lincoln Park and Bucktown, so without fail read signs carefully.
07/26/2017 08:58 AM
An Overview Of Parking Spaces and Issues
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07/25/2017 09:13 AM
Brake Discs and Winter Highway Driving Tips
Winter is a difficult season to drive in. There are so many factors that you have to think about including the snow or moisture on the road, the temperature of the road and the temperature your tyres can handle.
07/25/2017 09:12 AM
Clutch Kits and Gear Shifts: How to Smoothly Change Gears
Many cars have a manual transmission. These vehicles have a clutch that disengages the gearbox from the engine and the gear stick. To change gears smoothly you need to have the basic knowledge of how the system works.
07/21/2017 09:46 AM
Recycling Car Parts - The Best Way to Use Them
If you have an end-of-life vehicle. In other words, a vehicle that is severely damaged or very old, you may find it difficult to sell. The best way to salvage it is by selling the reusable parts. There is a huge market for them these days because of the increase in the number of cars.
07/18/2017 11:20 AM
Driving Theory Test
A well-established online testing center generally offers candidates a variety of multiple choice tests to familiarize them with the format, style of questions and answers featuring in the DVLA exam. Candidates can take their time to review sample DVLA theory questions to prepare themselves sufficiently for a good pass. Two or three practices on the multiple choice test section should be enough to prepare the candidate to pass with flying colors; more test samples can be readily available from established car theory testing centers or their websites.
07/18/2017 08:30 AM
Reasons To Purchase a Datsun Go
When it's time to purchase a vehicle that boasts unique specifications, then you should think about Datsun Go. Surely, you would be up for a new adventure even if you have set your own boundaries.
07/15/2017 11:48 AM
Recycle A Damaged Car With an Auto Wrecker
The function of an auto wrecker is to dismantle an old or damaged car. From this car, the usable parts are removed and the rest of the metallic body is sold as scrap. Hence, we see that an auto wrecker serves the purpose of recycling a car.
07/06/2017 08:52 AM
Auto Recycler for Your Damaged Car
Motor vehicles are the most recycled products because of the availability of auto recyclers. Auto recycling entails stripping a vehicle off its reusable parts and then crushing the remaining body. The reusable parts are sold and the crushed portion is recycled by a scrap processor.
07/05/2017 08:24 AM
Forklift Trucks - Not The Sexiest Subject?
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07/04/2017 10:21 AM
Parking Issue, How Deep Rooted Is It?
The United States is said to have nearly 2 billion parking spaces. The parking places are the asphalt deserts that people dislike proliferates only for public convenience. There are eight parking spots in the country for cars. For instance, Houston has a parking space at say 30 per resident and in some of the US cities; the parking covers more land area.
06/26/2017 09:20 AM
Audi E-Tron: Ready to Revolutionize the Mobility
An Introduction to E-Tron: Name of Audi is an established name which doesn't require any introduction to introduce itself in the world of automotive industry. Since its establishment the German car maker has emphasized on use of contemporary technology and manufacturing vehicles that offer smooth driving experience to the drivers of different cars launched under its flagship. An interesting feature of Audi is that it understands the expectations of its esteem customers and therefore the vehicles manufactured by the group are highly appreciated by the customers.
06/23/2017 12:18 PM
Impact Of VDP Inventory To Fuel Up The Sales
The digital marketing has become all-imperative for the auto dealers that includes responsive website development, increasing SEO score of the website, inventory management and launching of the personalized marketing campaign. The auto dealers either employ one company that take care of the digital marketing activities of the auto dealer or individually hire the third-party companies that assist them with website development, inventory management, SEO or others distinctively.
06/23/2017 08:50 AM
Tips For Preparing To Receive Your Imported Car
After going through the process of investing in an imported car, keep in mind that you also have to invest some time and effort in preparing for the steps involved in receiving your purchased car. Below are some tips on how to prepare before you receive your imported vehicle.
06/22/2017 09:28 PM
Safety Tips for Night Driving
Night driving can be a lot of fun. You can turn your music up loud, there's less cars on the road and less distractions. However, driving at night, especially longer distances can be tricky and have more dangers than daytime driving.
06/21/2017 11:12 PM
Interesting Facts About Car Tires
Your car tires are not something you think about until they give you problems. Learning some facts about them can help you improve your tire care habits. Get started right here!
06/21/2017 08:53 AM
Best Place to Buy a Used Car
For some people, the very idea of a used car brings up images that are inherently negative, and many manufacturers avoid the term nowadays, in favour of terms such as certified pre-owned etc. Having said that, the used car market is huge, and with a bit of thought and research it is very possible to buy a good car, which has been reliably driven and kept in decent mechanical order at a fair price. It is in many ways much more possible to do this nowadays given the size and scale of the internet and it was previously...
06/21/2017 08:53 AM
Car Buying Tips - Arranging Finance
Anyone thinking of buying a new or a used car, or even leasing one, would do well to start off by investigating and arranging their financial credit. Knowing how much money they can afford to spend on any type of car gives them a much better structure both in terms of whether to buy a new or a used car, or type of model of a particular vehicle will best suit their needs. By far the most important things to is to obtain a copy of your credit report.
06/15/2017 04:11 PM
3 Major Types of Lowboy Trailers
Lowboy trailers are incredibly versatile options in the hauling and shipping world. They have the ability to easily carry loads up to 12-feet in height. Also, the weight limit can vary from 40,000 to 80,000 pounds.
06/13/2017 09:04 AM
How Implementation of GST Will Impact the Prices of Cars in India
Finally, it is time to face the Goods and Service Tax (GST) for Indian people and in result, they have to face the hikes in prices of the cars. Yes, after the implementation of the GST, car prices will get an un-expected hike.
06/05/2017 08:58 AM
How to Rent a Car in Pakistan
More and more people travel to Pakistan and especially to the capital Islamabad on business. While the public transportation network is vast, you will be better off relying on your own transport to ensure that you will not be late for meetings and other important events.
06/02/2017 02:53 PM
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From newcomers like Tesla to behemoths like BMW, nearly every carmaker is set to unveil one or more new models in 2018. While most of the upcoming models will be SUVs and crossovers, some compact models will also vie for attention. Below listed are some of the most awaited car models that will be released officially in 2018:
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2017 Audi A7 Sportback Tends to Be More Interesting With New Features and Design
What's new and interesting in this new Audi A7 Sportback is a new design. And a new design is not only what this 2017 Audi A7 Sportback holds, but the performance of this model is also going to be far improved.
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05/30/2017 01:00 PM
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Car leasing is a perfect option for the person not in a position to buy a vehicle outright. It gives the option to drive a new model car for a specified period of time in return for a regular monthly payment and an initial deposit.
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.

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