How To Drive During A Winter Storm

driving in snow

Driving safety is of the utmost importance when a winter storm rolls in. Various types of weather events can significantly affect how you drive, and different situations call for very specific steps to stay safe. These tips can help you stay in control of your vehicle as you navigate the …keep reading

What To Do If Your Car Overheats

car overheating

Today’s cars have sophisticated cooling systems equipped with multiple heat sensors and computer-controlled electric fans designed to keep your engine running in any weather. But overheating can still happen.

There are many reasons why your car could be overheating. Components like rubber hoses, gaskets and water pumps can …keep reading

How Air Bags Work

3-D view of car airbag deployment

Less than 1/20th of a second. In that instant, an air bag can recognize a crash, assess its severity, determine the seat occupant’s position, and inflate the actual bag just the right amount.

It’s a fraction of a second that could save your life.

It was …keep reading

7 Items You Should Never Leave In Your Car

food and drink left in car

When Jacqueline L. left an unopened bottle of wine in her car overnight a couple years ago, it never occurred to her that it would be a problem. So when the Los Angeles resident returned to her car the next afternoon, she was shocked at what she found: Extreme heat …keep reading