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.

Components like rubber hoses, gaskets and water pumps can spring a leak with regular wear and tear, says Richard …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.

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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