The weather is warmer and the sun is stronger – this means you’ll likely be turning on your car’s air conditioner again after a long winter. But what happens when your system starts to lose power and you no longer feel a burst of cold air? It might be time to recharge your A/C.
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How Many Miles Can You Drive on Empty?
It’s very likely that you’ve seen your low fuel warning light on your dash at some point or another. Unfortunately, for various cars, once the light turns on, you’re unable to read just how much is left and if you’ll be able to make it to the nearest gas station.
Planning Your Cross Country Trip: Update Your Auto Insurance
When it comes to getting ready for a long road trip, there are many things vehicle owners need to think about. This is a good time to get the car tuned up, and the oil changed. It is also a good time to discuss the needs for new tires.
Why You Should Keep a Maintenance Log (FREE DOWNLOADABLE)
We’re all busy people with a lot of things on our minds. While we can convince ourselves that our memories won’t fail us, it’s easier said than done. Remembering is especially important when it comes to our vehicle’s maintenance.
How To Change a Flat Tire
You’re driving to an important meeting or doctors appointment when you hear that awful flapping noise coming from your back tire. Looks like you’ve got a flat.
5 Car Maintenance Tasks You Can Do Yourself
We all try to play the saving game as best as we can. However, when even the smallest of things go wrong with our cars, it’s easier to schedule time at the shop than try to fix it ourselves, costing us quite a bit of money in the process. And while many things should be left to the professionals, there are a couple of tasks that you can easily check or fix at home.
How to Jump a Car Battery
You hop in your car, ready to go, only to hear a strange clicking noise when you turn your keys in the ignition. It sounds like your battery is dead. So now what? An experienced driver likely knows how to approach the situation. But what about those who’ve never dealt with the frustration of their car not turning on?