Car Car Tips & Other News

Shower Some Love On Older Vehicles

That older vehicle in the driveway may not look like much, but it’s been a reliable member of the family for years. The best part? That heap is paid off, and you’re no longer making monthly payments for it.

This is dedicated to those older vehicles. Give them the love they deserve this Valentine’s Day.

Awareness Campaign Details Dangers On Flooded City Roads

As little as 30 centimeters of moving water can sweep away a small vehicle. Public Safety Canada has some life-saving suggestions for all drivers encountering flooded roadways.

When Was Last Time You Took A Good Look At Your Tires?

Drivers will go months without really looking at or thinking about their tires.

Yet serious problems can crop up unless you inspect your tires regularly. Wear and tear can cost you serious money in the long run.

Automotive Fragrance Turns 'Ewww!' To 'Ah!'

That cardboard cutout of a pine tree dangling from your rearview mirror only masks odors.

If you really want to rid your cabin of stubborn odors in the seats and carpet, you’re going to need a deodorizer. Thankfully, they are easy to find and even easier to use.

Tips For Winter Driving As Polar Vortex Recharges

A week after the Polar Vortex set record low temperatures for large swaths of North America, in comes another frigid weather system that will again scatter subzero temperatures across the Midwest and Canada.

Headed out? Keep these winter driving safety tips in mind.

Key To Long Car Life: Multipoint Inspection

Most experts agree the keys to a long life are health and happiness. Likewise, the secret to vehicle health means doing the small things that keep it running in top condition.

Enter the humble multipoint inspection.

Avoid Tire Accidents With Regular Rotation

One of the best things you can do for your car is also one of the easiest. Regularly rotating your tires can maximize the investment in your wheels.

Here’s why--and how often--you should make a point to regularly rotate your tires.

How To Find The Right Tire Chains For Safety

From the Sierra to the Rockies to the Catskills, highway crews routinely check motorists at chain control stations. Drivers that don’t meet the requirements are sent back down the hill.

What are your choices for tire chains, and how did they become such a necessity?

Eliminating That Ugly Winter Road Grime

Nothing beats elbow grease if you want your car to look good all winter long, especially if you travel where snow and ice are a way of life.

Here’s what you need to know about winter car care, wherever you live.

Stay Comfy All Winter With Climate Control System Inspection

How can you keep your passenger cabin comfortable when you can see steam coming off your breath? Get your climate control system checked out and you’ll be comfy and cozy behind the wheel all winter long.

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