October 30th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Many people believe it is easiest to trade in your current car when buying a new one. However, is trading the right choice for you? There are some advantages and disadvantages to trading.
The big advantage to trading over selling is that you have very little hassle. You don’t have to haggle with buyers and you […]
October 29th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Most people don’t realize that there is certain etiquette involved when buying parts at the parts counter. Following this etiquette will allow you to get the parts that you want without unnecessary hassle and keep you from driving the staff crazy.
When you go to a parts counter at a dealership you need to have your […]
October 28th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Many drivers don’t know if they should be using regular or synthetic oil in their vehicles. To determine the answer you need to consider the age of your car, it’s mileage, and what is recommended by the carmaker.
Cars that have high mileage and are older usually have engine wear that is excessive, which allows for […]
October 27th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Probably at one time or another you have been told that you need new shocks and (or) struts. After being quoted a large price, you might find yourself thinking, “Can I get away without replacing them?
Your shocks and struts serve two functions in your car. Some vehicles only have struts, and some only have shocks. […]
October 26th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Why buy a sports car? Sports cars are not made to be practical, they are made to be fun. They are available in various models, such as two-seat roadsters and hatchbacks. Many models have relatively small cargo space, while others offer ample rear cargo room. Here are some things to consider when deciding which car […]
October 23rd, 2010 by Hal Moses
A lot of people are set on buying a new car. Yet, if you can purchase a high quality used car for a portion of the price of a new vehicle, why wouldn’t you?
For instance, you will pay about $15,000 for a four-cylinder Toyota Corolla. However, because of depreciation, that car would be worth approximately […]
October 22nd, 2010 by Hal Moses
If you’re thinking of purchasing a small SUV you’re in luck because there are many good choices. Compact SUVs offer practicality, fuel-efficiency, and nice style. In fact you can find many models for under $25,000 complete with an auto warranty. So what are the best and worst models to consider? Read on.
The Honda CR-V is […]
October 21st, 2010 by Hal Moses
Everyone is feeling the pinch nowadays, which is why Ford has put together some easy tips for all motorists, which suggest ways to alter their driving behavior.
First of all, drivers should slow down and keep a steady speed. Consider driving 55 mph instead of 65 mph. Just by following this simple tip you can improve […]
October 20th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Many people struggle to decide what kind of car to buy. It can be difficult to sort through all of the vehicle options to arrive at the car that best suits you. Here are some important factors to consider that will help you make the right decision when purchasing a car.
First of all, decide what […]
October 19th, 2010 by Hal Moses
One of the most fun family activities is taking road trips. Families can make a lot of fond memories traveling on the open road. However, frustration and stress can come along with a family road trip, so take note of some do’s and don’ts that will allow your family to have a great time.
First and […]