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Tips and Tricks about your Motor Oil Usage

Having a turbocharged, diesel engine is quite different from using the same engine but fueled with petrol. Also, if you are mostly driving at highway speeds during hot weather as opposed to cold weather, the effect on your motor oil is definitely different.

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How to Diagnosis a Problem with Your Car Starting

Many drivers have experiences a car’s failure to start due to the car battery. However, there are many instances where your car battery could be in perfect condition but your car fails to start.

When you start your car, you hear the cranking sound, which dates back to the first cars even built. 

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Is Sand A Great Ice Melt Alternative?


It's amazing the number of people that wonder if sand is an alternative to regular ice melt. During very snowy or cold winters, the ice melt disappears off the shelves in your local store. Therefore, you might decide to throw some sand around your driveway to prevent slips and falls or to provide traction for your vehicle. Certainly, ice melt is the top choice, but here is why sand is a great alternative to snow or ice melt.

The interesting fact is that the sand will not melt the ice or snow. However, sand does provide good traction for…
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Slow Down, Move Over, and Save Lives!

All 50 states in the U.S. have some sort of “Slow Down and Move Over Law” that is put in place to prevent injury to roadside workers. By requiring drivers to slow down and switch lanes when a construction vehicle with flashing caution lights is seen, the vast number of roadside workers losing their lives per year (an average of 200) can be prevented.

 

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Picking the Right Winter Wiper Blades this Season


The last thing that you want to do this winter season is get stuck in a dangerous storm without the ability to see out the windshield because your old wiper blades failed. This is what is happening every winter when drivers do not update their wiper blades when the cold weather arrives.

The winter wiper blades are not like traditional wipers, they were made to be able to withstand freezing temperatures and to keep the windshield clear. The construction of the wiper arm is that of a more durable material that will not bend if needed to push heavy snow…
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Why it is Essential to Rotate Your Vehicle Tires

Revolving your vehicle tires must always be part of car maintenance since it has abundant reimbursements. The following are immediate paybacks for rotating your carriage tires.

  • The wheel is detached during tire rotation, so it offers one an opportunity to scrutinize glitches in undercarriage parts. This helps in solving issues timely formerly they can cause harm to the car.
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Keep Your Vehicle's Path Lit Properly This Winter

Winter is settling in, not only does it bring the cold temperatures and the snow but it also means shorter days. Darkness comes much sooner during this time of year and now more than ever it is important to make sure that the headlights on your vehicle as well as the lenses that protect them, are ready to light the path for you through the dark winter nights.

 

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