Car Guy: Gasoline Myths Debunked

Most of us will pretty much do whatever it takes to get the most fuel efficiency out of our vehicles, no matter what the price of gas may be. And for many of us, that means following age-old myths that may or may not be backed by science. We’ll break down a few of these […]

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8 Great Life Hacks for Your Car

From new cabin air filters to lock de-icers, the cost of auto accessories adds up. But with these clever tricks, you can save money on unnecessary auto expenses and improve your fuel economy in a variety of inexpensive ways. Let’s get to it.   #1: Clean foggy headlights with toothpaste. Instead of using one of […]

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What To Do When Hydroplaning

While braking helps you control the car under normal driving conditions, it can be fatal during the few moments you’re hydroplaning. Hydroplaning happens when your tire tread is unable to channel water out from underneath the tires’ contact patches. As a result, a thin layer of water actually separates your tires from the road surface, […]

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Gas Tank Mythbusters

If we had a dollar for every time our grandfathers told us some farfetched car myth, like how it’s best to gas up in the morning or how it’s bad for your car to let the tank run low, we’d all be rich. Sure, grandfathers can be pretty tough to argue with, but who knows […]

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What are Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems?

Ever wonder what that little horseshoe-shaped icon with the exclamation point on your dash means? If your car’s model year is 2007 or later, that little icon pops up on your dash when your tires are underinflated. It’s all part of your car’s tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), a built-in mechanism that helps keep you […]

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Car Guy: Air Filters

In order for your car to start, your engine takes in air, which mixes with gas to make your car run. Along with that air comes a variety of dust, dirt, pollen, and other small particles that just aren’t good for your engine, which is why every car has an air filter in the engine. […]

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Why Steering and Alignment Matter

Keeping your car in shape is more than just maintaining the engine and transmission. Your steering system and alignment also play a huge role in your vehicle’s performance and should be checked regularly by an auto expert if you want to get the most out of them.   Alignment and suspension In short, the wheels […]

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The 6 Best Automotive Advances in the Last Decade

Every year cars just get better and better with new techy features and more fuel efficient engines that make driving more fun, affordable, and safer than ever before. Yes, the future is now, so let’s take a step back and look at six of the best automotive advances in the past decade.   #1: Rearview […]

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