With school back in session, it’s important to be well versed in road safety and how to be safe not only as a pedestrian, but as a driver too. Here are some ways to stay safe while driving and protect the lives of our little ones.
Fall car care month is extremely important, Taking the time to perform some basic car maintenance can go a long way to extending the life of your vehicle. Here are some important car care tips we’ve put together for you.
Taking proper care of your vehicle is a priority for many, but it can be confusing knowing the right steps to take. When you want to remove stains or make repairs, who can you turn to for expert advice? In addition, when you find that your best efforts aren’t effective, where should you go? We’ve got the tips you need to keep your vehicle’s interior in tip-top shape.
As you get ready to pull the trigger on a new car purchase, you may be so focused on what’s next that you forget about your current ride and how its value will play a factor in your purchase. If you’re trading in, there are a number of things that can affect your appraisal and how much you can put toward your new car. As such, it’s well worth taking the time to find quick and easy ways to increase trade-in value on your current car. Here are some simple tips that will get your value up in no time.
You spend a lot of time choosing which car to buy and even longer taking care of it over the years, but car ownership is more than just washing it and vacuuming the carpet. Even the proudest car owner can neglect the most important part of owning a car: maintenance.
It doesn’t matter how well your car gets up to speed if it can’t stop when you need it to. Brakes are the component many drivers don’t even think about until something goes wrong. Pressing the brake pedal and having nothing happen is a nightmare scenario, but you can do a lot to prevent this from happening by learning about your brake system and maintaining your brake pads and rotors.
Before you head out for that fun summer road trip, it’s a great idea to take the time preparing your car to avoid any breakdowns or delays that can ruin something you’ve been planning for months. Due to the extra heat of the season and the taxing conditions inherent with road trips, a lengthy road trip can be the breaking point for a car in poor mechanical condition. The care you put into your car before you set off will what determine whether you have the time of your life or a road trip you’ll regret. Follow our simple summer road trip advice to ensure that you and your car arrive at its destination seamlessly and in one piece.
Summer is in full swing and many people hardly notice that the sun and heat can take a big toll on their car. While we may worry just before a long road trip, we often miss opportunities to help prevent costly repairs down the road.
Most of us encounter at least one aggressive or bad driver – even on a good day. That figure rises significantly if you’re doing a lot of driving or live in an area with heavily congested traffic. As such, learning how to deal with these types of drivers is crucial. Not just for your sake, but your occupants’ as well. Here are several tips on dealing with bad and aggressive drivers.
If you’ve got a kid, you’re probably familiar with the challenges a simple car ride can bring. Keeping kids safe both inside and outside of the car should be your number one priority, but that’s easier said than done. To help you keep kids safe in the car, as well as out of it, we’ve got a few tips for driving with kids.