7 Tips to Stop Your Car From Overheating

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Overheating your car is not a good thing. Not only can overheating cause more expensive engine damage, your car could quit working altogether and leave you stranded. How Does the Cooling System Work? Modern vehicles are equipped with water cooling. This means water or coolant (also called antifreeze) is circulated through the engine as the engine … Read more

How To Remove Scratches from a Black Car (3 Easy Steps)

If you’ve ever owned a black car, you’ve probably noticed that it’s hard to keep clean and pretty easy to scratch. Sometimes it’s almost like you find a new scratch every time you look at your car. Why Do Black Cars Scratch So Easily? Automotive paint consists of primer (on top of bare metal), your … Read more

Condensation in Your Headlight? (Here’s How to Fix It)

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You go outside one morning to start your car and you notice condensation or fog in your headlight. It’s totaled, right? Well, not quite. There are several reasons you could have condensation, water, or fog in your headlight. Some of these are perfectly normal occurrences and no cause for concern. What Causes Condensation Inside a … Read more

3 Reasons Your Speedometer Isn’t Working (And Repair Cost)

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The speedometer is an essential part of your instrument cluster on your dashboard. Not only does it tell you how fast you’re going, the speedometer is often connected to the odometer, which tells you how many miles or kilometers your vehicle has driven. If your speedometer is broken, you will need to first determine which … Read more

Seat Belt Won’t Retract or Pull Out? (Try These Tips)

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Modern three point seat belts are critical components of your vehicle’s safety system. In the event of a crash, seat belts hold you in place and gradually slow you down, reducing the risk of injury. Are you having trouble with one of your seat belts? Read on to see if there is an easy fix … Read more

13 Tips for Better Gas Mileage (Save Money on Fuel)

Fuel prices are skyrocketing to record highs this year. Although we have little control over the gas prices, we can control how much fuel we burn with some quick and easy maintenance tips. Why Is My Car Using So Much Gas? Some vehicles are inherently thirsty. This is often true of larger displacement engines and vehicles with AWD. … Read more