A twice-annual vehicle maintenance inspection can go a long way toward helping you avoid a breakdown and the costly repairs that can come with it. While spring car care will carry you through the summer, fall car care is your best bet if you want to keep your vehicle running through the winter. The following … Continue reading Tackle These 9 Car-Care Essentials Before Winter
Hurricane Harvey has left a trail of destruction across southeast Texas and the damage is not yet done. People have lost their lives, some remain missing, and tens of thousands of Houstonians are without a home. The recovery process will be long, with insurance losses expected to top $20 billion, according to Reuters. As you … Continue reading My Car Was Flooded by Hurricane Harvey, What Should I Do?
For many people, the most important reason for buying a used car instead of a new one has to do with money. You also have to factor in a certain amount of cash for routine maintenance and repairs, whether it’s for fixing up a used car once you purchase it or for keeping your car … Continue reading Easy Used Car Maintenance Anyone Can Do
Modern cars are loaded with technology, and there’s no end to what’s available. For example, state-of-the-art sensors facilitate active safety features that can help make you a more attentive driver, and onboard computers deliver infotainment technology that includes everything from satellite radio to mobile Wi-Fi hot spots. Still, the one thing that always has been … Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Extend the Life of Your Car’s Engine
One of the simplest car maintenance tasks to handle yourself is changing the oil. Along with replacing the oil filter, your oil change outlay should come in around $25, or typically half the cost of having your dealer or a service center do the work for you. We’ll take a look at how to change … Continue reading How to Change Your Oil
Your car isn’t working, so a call to your service center is in order. It is the second or third time this year you’ve been without your ride, presenting a major inconvenience to you, your family as well as to others. The writing is clearly on the wall: you need to replace your car. But … Continue reading Should I Repair or Replace My Car?