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Cars that Insurance Companies Love the Most

Cars that Insurance Companies Love the Most
Some of the cheapest to insure cars currently on the market, certain variables can effect which cars are less expensive to insure, such as an individual’s driving record and the area in which they live, but as a general guide the cars mentioned below generally are ones that insurance companies love. Continue Reading »

Springtime Car Care Tips

Springtime Car Care Tips
The winter months can often put lots of stress on your car. Ice, snow, road salt and potholes take their toll and make extra maintenance in the springtime necessary. Brutal winter conditions in many parts of the country and sub-zero temperatures are not good for the health of your car. Mechanics recommend sprucing up your ride in early spring, below are some things you can do to counteract the effects of winter on your car. Continue Reading »

Wising Up to Yo-Yo Financing

Wising Up to Yo-Yo Financing
I’ve already spoken to the very real and prevalent issue of online scammers targeting the used car market. The internet is a certainly a jungle when it comes to vehicle fraud, making even well-established names such as Craigslist and eBay a haunt for shady practices. Continue Reading »

How to Notarize a Car Title

How to Notarize a Car Title
Whenever you buy or sell a vehicle, it may be necessary to make sure that the buyer or seller’s signature is authenticated. State by state, the specific requirements vary and are often greatly different, so you may need to do a little research prior. Continue Reading »

Transferring a Car Title

Transferring a Car Title
Car titles are important documents that verify that an individual is the owner of an automobile. Whether you are buying or selling a vehicle, the law requires that you must go through the process of transferring the title properly. Whenever you buy from a dealership, the dealer usually will take care of the transfer process on your behalf, however when you buy or sell individually you must do so in accordance with state laws, therefore knowing how to transfer a title is both important and necessary. Continue Reading »

How To Decide What Sort Of Vehicle Is Right For You

How To Decide What Sort Of Vehicle Is Right For You
Choosing a car used to be a pretty straight forward process in days gone by. Cars were either big or small, two doors or four, and with either plenty of grunt or not very much at all. But those were simpler times, and today, the industry has virtually has a car for every possible combination of lifestyle, practicality, budget, and preference on form factor. And they’re marketed to appeal to our needs in very specific ways, too; from large to small families, those that prioritize luxury or are budget conscious, buyers that are looking for form or function. Continue Reading »

How to Avoid Buying "a Lemon"

How to Avoid Buying
Car buying can be and is often quite scary. Purchasing a vehicle is a major decision that involves lots of money and nobody wants to buy a lemon. More and more people these days are preferential to buying used rather than new while at the same time concerned about having to deal with inherited problems of the former owner. New cars can even be problematic after buying, however you can find a good car if you have spent a little time researching possible options. Continue Reading »

How to Buy a Fuel Efficient Car

How to Buy a Fuel Efficient Car
As gas prices have continued to climb, having a fuel efficient car has become even more important, no matter how deep your pockets may be. In response to the rising cost of fuel, car makers have started offering more fuel efficient car model options beyond just hybrids. While the technology has changed and become more sophisticated, buying a fuel efficient car is not as complicated as it may seem. Below are some helpful shopping tips that can make finding the right car a little easier. Continue Reading »

SUVs vs Crossovers

SUVs vs Crossovers
A decade ago SUV’s were one of the largest vehicle types on the market whose production continued to grow at a rapid pace, since then, Crossovers have also become as popular and sought after as the SUV once was. Both remain popular and are seen on roads everywhere, but how are they different? While a Crossover may seem to be almost the same as an SUV, there are major differences between the two vehicle types despite some cross pollination of the names by some automakers attempting to draw and attract interested buyers of larger sized vehicles. Continue Reading »

How to Clean Your Engine

How to Clean Your Engine
You may be like most people and almost always keep both the interior and exterior of your car sparkling clean and never forget to get an oil change when it is time to, but did you know that cleaning your car’s engine is just as important? The engine and engine compartment need to be cleaned in order for the car to run as best it can. Below are steps to take in cleaning your car’s engine compartment and motor. Continue Reading »