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How is a Certified Preowned Vehicle Beneficial?

Certified preowned vehicles are not just some gimmick that dealerships have made up over the years.  Many of the things that a certified preowned vehicle is what you are looking for and occurs with one owner vehicles.  Typically, one owner means that there is less problems with the vehicle.  Since the only owner purchased the vehicle brand new, it is more likely that they ensured that the vehicle was properly maintained to ensure their investment is protected.  This is just one example of what dealerships look for their Certified preowned vehicles. Read more


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New Tech Could Make Your Old Car New Again

Has your car seemed to lack the luster that it used to have but you are not ready to trade it in yet?  Advances in technology have provided excellent add-ons for your vehicle that are not as expensive as you may have thought.  Every year new technology seems to be coming out on the latest models.  After that, aftermarket companies find ways to bring this same technology to others while reducing the cost by perfecting the manufacturing process.  Read more


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What Is A Preowned Certified Program?

I’m sure that you have heard the term Certified Pre-owned program, but do you know what it really is?  Most people would venture to guess it is where they take better quality cars and make sure that they are running at a certain level of expectancy.  These programs go far beyond this expectation, especially for the Chrysler, Dodge, RAM, and Jeep family. Read more


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Tips For Teaching Your Teen To Drive

The time you have feared has come and your teen has asked you to teach them to drive. I’m sure like myself, many other people were trying to figure out what is the best method of providing their teen a safe and effective learning experience. Take some time to reflect on how you felt during your lessons and how your mentor or parent taught you. Remember if it was a positive experience and take that experience and relate it to your child’s personality. What may work for one person may not work for everyone. Read more


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Things you may not know about motor oil

Taking the time to know more about what helps your vehicle and other motorized toys work provides you with the ability to be a better owner.  This in turn will provide you with the ability to better maintain your purchase and keeping it in working order for a longer period without issues.  Therefore, when I was provided the opportunity to write about the explanation of motor oils I was excited.  Without any further ado, I will provide you with the maybe surprising, but rather simplistic concept. Read more


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3 Traits of Safe Drivers

 

Driving can be dangerous, especially if you aren’t such a great driver yourself but, fortunately for you and everyone else on the road, there are 3 traits that all safe drivers share that are easy to learn and apply to your own skill set. 

If you want to know more about car accidents and the consequences, you should visit here, but if you really just want to know what you can do to make the road a safer place, then read on. Read more


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What exactly is Motor Oil?

We have all know that it is important to change your oil at the manufacturers recommended timeline to properly maintain the vehicle.  Do we know what it really does much beyond that?  It is a common understanding that it lubricates the engine parts and this is true.  Did you know that the oil in your engine serves as at least three more very important purposes? 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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Focus Is Everything On The Road

 

Out of all the different lessons you can learn about how to drive safely, no-one can deny that one of the single most important is being able to keep your focus fully on the road. When you’re driving, a few seconds of extra control can be the difference between an accident and a journey gone wrong. Here, we’ll look at how you maintain the focus you need. Read more


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The Age Old Question: New VS Used Cars?

 

 

 

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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