How To Remove Window Tint (4 Effective Methods)

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On a list of fun things to do with a few hours of free time you probably wouldn’t see vehicle tint removal. This process has a reputation for being painstaking and exhausting, but it doesn’t have to be. Why Would You Want to Remove Window Tint? The better your window tint, the longer it will … Read more

Ants in Your Car? (Here’s How to Get Rid of Them)

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If you’ve ever struggled with ants in the home, you know how frustrating they can be to get rid of. Unfortunately, home is not the only place that these unwelcome guests can set up shop. Vehicles are another place that can host ants for a long time. Ants are clever little creatures, and quite tough … Read more

How to Get Skunk Smell Out of Your Car

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Despite the utmost caution, you may eventually experience the dreaded skunk encounter while driving, especially if you live in a rural area. Whether the vehicle hits a skunk, drives on roadkill, or even just drives through an area where a skunk recently released its payload, the smell can permeate through the vehicle and cause a … Read more

5 Causes of Squeaky or Skipping Wiper Blades

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Windshield wipers are cheap and simple components that are often overlooked during basic maintenance. When it starts raining after a long sunny stretch, you want to make sure your windshield wipers work properly so you’re able to see out of the windshield. If your windshield wipers start squeaking or skipping one day, you’ll want to … Read more

How To Store a Car Long Term (and for the Winter)

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Everyone who uses a car for transportation has a daily driver, but what happens to the car that isn’t your daily? Many people have a seasonal car. Perhaps you have a convertible or a car with no roof that’s only enjoyable to drive when it’s warm and sunny out. Perhaps the roads are salted in … Read more

How to Clean the Inside of Your Windshield (What REALLY Works)

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Driving at night or with glare from the sun can be dangerous when the windshield isn’t nearly spotless. Most drivers understand that the windshield needs to be clean and free of cracks in order to see through it well, but not everyone remembers to clean the interior of the windshield. Doing this regularly dramatically improves … Read more

5 Reasons to Hold Onto an Old Car

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When you purchase a new vehicle, it is usually tempting to immediately do away with your old one. Maybe you’d like the cash you could get by turning it in for parts or selling it to someone else. Maybe you’ve just finished binge watching Tidying Up with Marie Kondo and you’re just set on getting … Read more

5 Causes of Car Ignition Key That Won’t Turn or is Stuck

When you put your car key into the ignition of your vehicle, it is actually going into something called an ignition lock cylinder. This component is positioned within an electrical component called an ignition switch. In modern vehicles, the ignition switch is responsible for locking the ignition in place and reading the custom anti-theft code … Read more

How Often Should You Wash Your Car?

Car owners spend so much time worrying about the maintenance of their vehicles. Things like tire rotations, tire pressure, oil changes, and air filters must regularly be addressed. But how about the exterior of the vehicle? Think about all the dirt, gravel, dust, salt, pollen, and other airborne elements which hit your vehicle each time … Read more