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How to choose the best auto repair shop

Auto Repair Shop

The costs of auto repair can be draining on ones budget. Unnecessary repairs and overpriced jobs are some of the most common ways in which consumers today lose money. While there are many honest mechanics out there, there are plenty of auto shops that will try to squeeze more money out of people by suggesting replacements or repairs of parts ...

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Tips on buying new Car, truck

Tips buying new Car

When most people shop for a new car, they focus on the price. Purchase price is an important factor but there are many other factors to consider insuring the best deal possible. New car dealerships may talk about selling at invoice price to entice the customer to purchase a new vehicle but other factors are involved that can have a ...

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Tips on choosing the right winter snow tires

The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) provides criteria for a tire’s ability to handle snow conditions. There are several designations that the RMA provides for snow conditions. There are also rules and regulations that govern the use of metal studded winter snow tires. These designations, rules and regulations are designed to help consumers select the right tire for a safer driving ...

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How to Sell a Used Car

The first thing one need to consider in determining the sale price of the used car is its age, make, model, condition and mileage. Check out on-line car resources like Yahoo Autos to see what the general market is for a used car of your make, model, year, mileage and condition. Take your car to a local, trusted mechanic and ...

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Tips for obtaining auto dealer financing

auto financing

Obtaining an auto loan is exciting and many dealers offer in-house financing, which allows individuals to easily receive the loan for the car they desire. This can be a good thing, but without careful planning, it could lead to the dealer taking advantage of the individual purchasing the car. Below, individuals will learn how to work the auto finance network ...

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How to diagnose a car when no crank, no start

diagnose a car

In this scenario, either the starter is clicking or nothing is happening. Try turning the lights on. If they are dim, then this is an indicator that the battery is dead and needs a jump or recharge. If the lights aren’t dim, then there is another issue. Use a multimeter to check the voltage on the battery. To do this ...

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Easy Car Maintenance Tips and Auto Essentials

car maintenance

In the current financial climate, many car owners will be tempted to avoid getting the vehicle serviced, due to the cost. However, this is usually worth doing as it can typically save both time and money in the long run. In addition to getting a proper service every two years, there are several other ways one can maintain a car, ...

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