Surprising Car Washing Dos And Don’ts

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The best rationale for keeping your car clean? It may sound superficial, but: “the better it looks, the more value you’re going to get out of your vehicle,” says Jennifer Olvera, director of creative and marketing at Chemical Guys, a car-detailing company based in Los Angeles. In fact, all things …keep reading

7 Car Noises You Should Never Ignore

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Hmm. Purr. Vroom. Modern engineering has made driving a car easier on the ears than ever.

But there are some car noises you don’t want to hear, because they can signal trouble. Every once in a while, roll down the windows and start listening for “any …keep reading

De-Winterize Your Ride

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Well, you’ve done it. You’ve made it through winter and so has your car.

The change of season brings new challenges for your four-wheeled baby, as well as opportunities for you to let it shine—literally. It’s time to make sure your pride and joy is ready for the …keep reading

5 Ways To Avoid Buying Flood-Damaged Cars

flooded car

A used car is a great way to get around without breaking the bank—unless it has undetected water damage. In that case, you could inherit problems like short-circuited electronics, overheated engines and warped brakes, all of which could put your safety at risk.

CARFAX reports that 271,404 once-flooded …keep reading