While relatively trivial in the big scheme of things, very little can be as aggravating as the first scratch or ding on a brand new or freshly painted automobile. Many times, that first blemish will happen even before you have the chance to send in the first of many monthly payments. Even in best-case scenarios, … Continue reading Do You Need Paint Protection Film?
I had just moved into my first apartment and my mom had come to visit. I hurriedly ran around tidying up the place before she arrived, but the bulk of my time was spent putting away laundry and cleaning dishes; I had completely overlooked the floors. My mom walked in the front door and gave … Continue reading Mother Knows Best: How to Vacuum Your Car
You’re driving along the interstate or in bumper-to-bumper traffic. All of a sudden, your car emits an alarming noise and a little orange or yellow silhouette of a submarine pops up in the gauge cluster. Maybe the glowing icon appears and goes away and you never give it a second thought. Perhaps it comes on … Continue reading Help Me, Help You: Utilizing OBD-II Scanner Technology
In many ways, our cars become an extension of our homes. We spend a lot of time in them and clutter can become an issue. Today’s vehicles often come with what appears to be plenty of storage. This becomes an invitation to put more in the car, however, rather than to stay organized. Here are … Continue reading How To Keep Your Car Organized, Even With Kids
If you are headed out for a long trip away from home or need to put your car away in safe storage for an extended amount of time, you’ll need to know that you cannot just park it and walk away. Beyond security concerns, there are several things that need to be taken care of … Continue reading How to Store Your Vehicle Long Term
Breaking up is hard to do, especially if your “love” has four wheels. Yes, we Americans are infatuated with our rides, so much so that one-fourth of us give them names according to a seminal 2013 Nationwide Insurance survey. That attachment, however, can come with a steep financial cost, especially if your car is old, … Continue reading Nine Signs That It’s Time to Break up with Your Car