Archive for Car Tips and Ect

Basic Car Care 101

 

Having a car that is up and running is vital for any commuter or busy family. But, as with most things, cars do need a bit of tender loving care from time to time. They need to be looked after, especially if they are kept busy on a daily basis. Cars can also be expensive to replace. So if there are things that you can do to prolong the life of your vehicle, then you’re going to want to do it, right? Cars and their engines can be pretty complex. But some basic car care doesn’t have to be. So if you’re not too sure what you should be doing with your car or the checks that you should be looking at, then you’re in the right place. Here are some basic tips for caring for your car. Read more


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The Car Wash That’s Worth $2000

 

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Cars, trucks, vehicles or every kind are expensive. It probably goes house first and then vehicle second; so it is definitely up there in huge expenditures. That is why it so important that you get top dollar when it comes to selling it. That is why it is so important that you know what will affect the resale value of your once beloved four-wheel friend. Read more


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Five Things Every New Driver Must Know About Cars

 

Cars: they’re mysterious things, especially to the uninitiated. There are over 30,000 parts in them, and it’s hard to know where to start learning about them. However, there are a few things that are very important for everyone, especially new drivers, to know about their vehicles. Read more


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The Age Old Question: New VS Used Cars?

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It’s a question that’s been around for about as long as there have been mass produced cars: should you buy new, or should you buy used? It’s one that, on the surface, seems incredibly simple. If you have more money, then you buy new, if you have less money you buy used. Right? Wrong. This might seem like the right attitude but things, as they almost always are, are a little bit more complicated than that. If you’re trying to figure out what kind of car to buy, you need to understand that there are more factors at play than just the price tag on the car while it’s in the dealership. In order to help you navigate these, potentially rather complicated, factors, here are some tips to help you decide between buying a new or used car. Read more


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Driving a Disaster – 5 Signs That You Should Trade in Your Car

 

Driving a Disaster – 5 Signs That You Should Trade in Your Car

Imagine for a moment you have the car all packed, cruising down the highway for that long awaited weekend away at the beach. When all of a sudden, black smoke starts billowing out from underneath your bonnet and you are forced to pull over. Suddenly, a beach weekend away with your partner turns into a night with Bobby from Jimbo’s Quick Tows. Read more


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How To Earn Extra Money With Your Vehicle

With today’s economy it can be difficult to find time to make extra money between your busy work and personal schedule.  This is where your vehicle can be of great assistance to help you earn some extra disposable income.   There are many different jobs that you can perform while you are utilizing your vehicle to earn this extra cash.  Your vehicle can earn money for you even if you are on vacation.    Read more


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Your 100,000 Mile Service

Vehicles are vastly more reliable over the past ten years in comparison to the earlier models.  Vehicles running close to two hundred thousand miles are much more common and often, expected from their owners.  With the proper maintenance, this is definitely achievable.  While most people are faithful about getting their oil changes, tires, and brakes changed, there are other items that are critical to do once your vehicle reaches one hundred thousand miles. Read more


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Do You Know Your Rare Car Facts?

America is typically a nation of vehicles.  As a nation, we love our independence that this metal machine provides us.  We drive vehicles almost every day of our adult life, yet there are many interesting facts that most people aren’t familiar with.   Let us see how many of these you know. Read more


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Aren’t All Tires The Same?

Tires are an important thing as they are the only thing in contact with the ground.  Having the proper type of tire for your situation is also important so it can best do its job.  While many know that there are different types of tires for standard cars, sports card, SUV, and light trucks, did you know that each of these major categories have several sub-categories depending upon conditions and type of driving? Read more


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The Economic Effect of a Car Dealership

Looking at a car dealership such as Newark Chrysler, Jeep, & Dodge, many people only see it as a place to possibly purchase a new or used car.  Yet, looking further behind the curtain of this dealership provides a much more human element that I do not think we really look at.  There are many different components of a successful dealership that keep it running.  To make this happen, it takes people to operate the business in the form of jobs.  Economically, a dealership is a great boost to a community as it provides a very necessary product and a variety of positions to those residents. Read more


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