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When and How You Should Maintain These 5 Vehicle Fluids

Need a New Year’s Resolution? How about being proactive with your vehicle maintenance in 2015? If you don’t remember the last time you opened the owner’s manual to check the [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore the Check Engine Light

You put your key into the ignition, turn it half way and see your dashboard light up. But once you start the car, the check engine light doesn’t go off—oh [...]

3 Ways Hybrid Cars Are Different in Maintenance

Hybrid cars have been around in the U.S. since the early 2000s and by now they’ve earned their place in many people’s garages. Modern-day hybrids are more reliable, longer-lasting and [...]

How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

You probably seal your home’s windows and service your furnace before winter comes—but what about your car? It’s your home on wheels and it could also use some winterizing to [...]

How to Prepare Your Car for a Long Trip

As the summer heat dies down, now is the perfect time to use those vacation days, roll your windows down and take a trip somewhere you’ve never been before. Flying [...]