How to Properly Break In A New Car

So you just purchased your brand new car and are madly in love with it.  What is the best way to make sure that your vehicle will last for years to come?  Properly breaking in a vehicle is as much as a key component in longevity of your vehicle as proper maintenance.  Depending upon the type of engine you have, gasoline or diesel may vary the numbers but the principle is very similar. Read more


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Maintaining Your Jeep After Beach Driving

Driving your Jeep on the beach can be a fun experience, but it is important to make sure that you follow a few precautions to make sure that your vehicle maintains great condition of years to come.  Some of the best advice comes from common sense that sometimes becomes overlooked.  When driving on the beach, try to keep your windows rolled up to prevent sand from being kicked into your vehicle and all over the interior of your vehicle.  Another way to prevent this is to only open one side of the vehicle at a time.  This will prevent a wind tunnel from forming encouraging sand particles from being blasted into your vehicle. Read more


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The Dos And Don’ts Of Buying Your First Car

 

Buying your very first car is an exciting prospect! You will finally have the independence to go wherever you want whenever you want to! However, there is a lot to think about when you are deciding which car to go for. But it’s not all about considering which car is best for you. There are so many factors that will go into your decision as well. To ensure you buy the best car for you, here are the dos and don’ts of buying your first one. Read more


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Savvy Shopping – 5 Tips To Help You Find The Best Deals Online

 

 

Let’s face it, online shopping is here to stay. The convenience of using your computer, tablet or smartphone and have a plethora of retailers at your fingertips means that you need to know where to shop and when. Too many options can be overwhelming. So what can you do to make your search for the best online deals faster and more reliable? Check out the list below for some tips: Read more


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Life Savers – 4 Budgeting Tricks More People Need To Know About

 

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Budgeting. It’s about as fun as watching a freshly mopped floor dry. However, it comes with far more benefits. So, while we’re not going to encourage you to watch floors (or anything else for that matter) dry, we are going to gently urge that you make budgeting a part of your life. To help make this unglamorous task less boring and, dare we say it, even a little fun, here are four tips everyone should know about budgeting: Read more


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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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