When performing regular maintenance on your car, you may be looking to save money. Some things are ok to go for the cheaper option, but sometimes it’s worth it to spend a little more if it’s going to be better for the long-term health of your car. Synthetic oil does indeed cost significantly more than[Read more…]

If your car isn’t starting, several different issues could be at fault. Before you call a mechanic or a tow truck, take a deep breath and read on. There may be an easy fix you can do yourself. Dead Battery A dead battery is the most common cause for a car that won’t start. A[Read more…]

To qualify for a top safety pick, there are several factors a vehicle must possess. The car must earn high ratings for safety, roof strength and head restraint tests. It also must receive high scores for front crash preventions and good ratings on its headlights. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite 2019 Top Safety Picks. 2019[Read more…]

An auto-start, or remote start, on your car allows you to start your vehicle with the touch of a button while you’re up to 500 feet away (with some higher end models boasting an even further range). An auto-start can be handy to start your car while you’re still in your home or office so that it[Read more…]

Emergencies happen. That’s why it is crucial to always prepare for the unexpected. By keeping a few key supplies in your car, you can have peace of mind knowing that if a winter emergency does occur, you’ll be safe. Here are some items to always keep in your car during the winter. Flashlight and Batteries[Read more…]

The future is here, and that means self-driving cars. Self-driving cars were once a science fiction fantasy that seemed years away from becoming a reality. But as of 2018, the company Waymo officially started its self-driving car service in Phoenix, Arizona. A few hundred heavily vetted riders can pay to be driven in a driverless[Read more…]

Cold weather brings lots of driving challenges that can be especially hard on your vehicle. Winterizing your car is essential, but do you need snow tires? Let’s find out. What are snow tires? A snow tire, or winter tire, has unique rubber compounds and tread designs that give it a better grip in wet, snowy[Read more…]

Winter is coming. Which means it’s time to winterize your vehicle. So what does that mean exactly? It means it’s time to prepare your car for the cold temperature, ice and snow that’s about to come. Here are some easy ways to do that. Check Your Battery Cold temperatures slow down the chemical reactions your[Read more…]

Black ice is the term for a thin clear coating of ice on a road or paved surface. It is extremely hard to see, especially at night, and you usually don’t even know that it is there until your car is sliding over it. Black ice is the cause of the majority of accidents in[Read more…]

With the ever-evolving technology of today, there are constant advances to everyday things that enhance their convenience and security. This applies to our vehicles as well. Let’s take a look at some high-tech auto advancements that have made our lives easier. Keyless Entry Keyless entry systems for vehicles are made possible by a remote with a[Read more…]