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VIN Decoding

In 1954, automakers began using a vehicle identification number (VIN) for each vehicle they produced. Between 1954 and 1981, there was no standard format and VINs varied considerably between manufacturers. [...]

By | 2018-08-10T18:50:56+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Inspecting a Vehicle|27 Comments

Used Car Buying Checklist

Doing a pre-purchase check on a used car could mean the difference between carefree motoring and spending a lot of time and money at the repair shop. Buying a car [...]

By | 2018-12-07T17:57:16+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Car Buying|7 Comments

How Does All-Wheel Drive Work?

The past few years have seen an explosion in the amount of vehicles offered with all-wheel drive. From crossovers and SUVs to compact cars and flagship sedans, all-wheel drive is [...]

By | 2018-06-19T15:49:44+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Car Buying|1 Comment

Continuously Variable Transmissions

More and more vehicles are featuring a continuously variable transmission (CVT) as a means of maximizing fuel economy and minimizing vehicle drivetrain weight and complexity. Many automakers, such as Nissan, [...]

By | 2018-06-19T15:49:45+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Technology|2 Comments

Car Maintenance Schedules

Car owners enjoy their rides and the benefits they offer, one of which is reliable transportation. The way to keep that reliability is to do the regular, scheduled maintenance for [...]

By | 2018-06-19T15:49:45+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Maintenance|0 Comments

How Much Car Can I Afford?

Shopping for a new car can be really exciting. When you’re shopping for a used car there are so many great choices. You can shop for cars with great fuel [...]

By | 2018-07-18T19:28:49+00:00 August 14th, 2014|Car Buying|1 Comment