Instant Expert: How To Replace Your Headlights

car headlights in dark

There are certain things in life that are best left to the professionals: dyeing your hair blonde, performing open heart surgery—you get the idea. But basic car maintenance isn’t one of them. Each month, mental_floss and GEICO will team up to walk you through an essential auto-related task, helpingkeep reading

Instant Expert: How To Change Your Air Filter

changing dirty air filter

There are certain things in life that are best left to the professionals (dyeing your hair blonde, performing open heart surgery—you get the idea.) But basic car maintenance isn’t one of them. Each month, mental_floss and GEICO will team up to walk you through an essential auto-relatedkeep reading

Top 4 Causes Of Summer Car Breakdowns

young woman car broken down on beach

It’s common to get busy and put off car maintenance (we’ve all been there)—but preventing minor issues from becoming major car trouble is easier and less expensive than you think. In fact, proper car care can save you up to $1,200 a year in emergency repairs, says automotive expert keep reading