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Keeping Rust At Bay: Tips For Rustproofing Your Vehicle
Winter has passed and the days of wet, salt covered roads are over. If you live in a northern state that gets snow every year, then you’re probably familiar with rust. Rust can greatly threaten the structure, function, and value of your car or truck. Treating existing rust and taking measure to prevent further development can help you maintain the safety of your vehicle. Rust isn’t just unpleasant to look at, it can also affect the performance of your vehicles brakes, fuel lines, and suspension. Follow these guidelines for preventing excessive rust and potentially threatening damage to your car.
Removing Existing Rust It is very important to know that a small rust spot very quickly turn into a large rust [...
Basic Tire Maintenance Tips Tires. We all rely on the tires on our vehicles to get us to and from the places we need to go. Nevertheless, when it comes to auto maintenance, tire care is overlooked by most people. Most people are good about checking their oil and other fluids, but they usually steer clear of the tires unless they have a flat or if a tire looks suspiciously low. When tires are taken care of, your car will get better fuel mileage and your car will last longer. Listed below are some great tire basics for dummies.
Rotating Tires All auto shops can rotate your car tires and this is something that is usually done following an oil change. There is a good reason for this. [...
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10 Used Cars That Are Worth Owning
There’s no questions that new cars are nice. They’re a pleasure to drive and there is a peace of mind that comes from knowing there are no hidden problems. However, the idea of buying a new car is out of the range of many people, especially in the current recession. After all, a new car can lose up to 20 percent of its value as soon as you drive it off the lot.
The ideal solution for many people is to buy a used car. A used car that is only a couple years old, preferably with low mileage, is ideal. These cars have taken the large depreciation hit already and they have low enough mileage that hidden issues [...
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Tips For Cleaning And Detailing Your Car Like A Pro
An automobile is one of the largest investments someone will ever make in their life, so they tend to choose one that really appeals to them. With that said, most owners want to keep their investment looking like new, but they may not know how to do it. Usually one of two things happen. Either they fork out a bunch of money to pay a professional to do it, or they try to do it themselves and end up damaging something. Luckily for you, we’re here to give you some helpful advice. Interior When someone drives off a dealer’s lot with their new ride, the interior is practically spotless, but this usually doesn’t last very long. The trick to keeping [...
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2011 Explorer 9 Passenger Conversion Van Review Ride in style with this 2011 Chevrolet Conversion Van Explorer Hi-Top. This elegant, spacious van has every comfort you could ever want in a vehicle, and many you probably haven’t thought of!
This Conversion Van features a beautiful Onyx Black paint job with wrap-around ground effects. The front of the van shows off a chrome mesh grill. The raised-roof insures that everyone is comfortable and allows passengers to stand up inside of the van. Although, it’s probably not safe to stand up while driving. There are rear passenger doors on the passenger side of the van. And you’re bound to love the 20” premium powder-coated wheels!
The exterior is fine and dandy, but the real luxury is inside of the van. The [...
Most people don’t think about their vehicle’s windshield unless there is a problem like a crack or other kind of damage. However, it is important to take care of your windshield especially during the winter. Read some of these maintenance tips to help prevent damages:
Check the windshield wipers
Checking the windshield wipers before using them can help make sure the rubber isn’t work out or broken in any way. Worn windshield wipers can scratch the windshield because the plastic or metal is exposed. Purchase more durable wipers for the winter because they are more prone to breaking this time of year.
Keep your windshield clean
Having a clean windshield can make it easier to see any chips or cracks that could get worse. Use the recommended products to clean the [...