The Automotive Industry, Briefly

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Dog Hair Everywhere

Dog Hair Everywhere

If you have a furry friend, more specifically a dog that loves to ride along with you in the car you will have hair in places of your vehicle that you wouldn’t expect. Dogs naturally shed and even at times when they aren’t shedding they […]

How Can You Save on Your Car Insurance?

One of the most annoying bills you pay every month is your car insurance. Insurance in general is a bit of a unique gamble for you and for the insurance company. Considering you’re paying a company a small amount each month to say they will […]

What is Lugging Your Engine and Why You Shouldn’t do it

What is Lugging Your Engine and Why You Shouldn’t do it

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The term “Lugging Your Engine” is meant to imply you’re making your engine work harder than it should to get up to speed. This means you’re in a gear that’s higher than you should be when you’re driving a manual transmission vehicle. This is extremely bad for your engine because it makes your engine work harder than it should when you need to accelerate, putting unnecessary wear and tear on the engine and causing it to run hotter than it needs to in order to reach the desired speed.

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Tips for Selling Your Car

There’s no doubt the best deal you can get on your car is the one you can make. When you trade your car in at a dealership you’re likely to get an offer which is much lower than the Blue Book value of your vehicle […]

Did You Ever Think to Fix Your Odometer?

The little dials that tick off the miles of our vehicle have changed over the years to be digital in most cars that are made now, but if you have a vehicle that still has the analog version with the spinning dials you might have […]

Don’t Ever Do This; No Matter How Cool the Car Is

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With the modern age of electronics and digital technology we now have quicker and more access to nearly everything. While this gives us a world that feels and seems smaller because we can more easily connect across continents it’s also opened the doors for new ways to be deceitful in business dealings. Like it or not, there are now more hackers than ever looking to take advantage online. Those who lack the talent to perform online hacks are presenting themselves to you in a way that seems legitimate, but really isn’t.

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You Don’t Need to Warm Up Your Vehicle Anymore

There is an old school of thought that says warming up your vehicle on cold mornings is necessary in order to have it reach the correct operating temperature. In some places you can still see this take place with people warming their vehicles up for […]

Change Your Driving Habits to Match Your Transmission

The advancements made in the automotive world are nearly as many and as fast as the technology sector. Not only do we now see vehicles that have a wide variety of exceptional technology packed into their features, but we also see improvements in the mechanical […]