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The Smart Person’s Guide to Buying a New Car

Posted on 27 January 2015 by Tony Santos

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Buying a new car can be both exciting and daunting, but it pays to have a plan before you set foot into a dealership. This will make the experience a lot smoother and simpler, and you won’t need to stress at all (or at least not as much). Even though these tips are for those looking to buy a new car, those of you who are in the market for a used car may find these useful as well. Continue Reading

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Tips to get through car accident hassle-free

Posted on 27 January 2015 by Tony Santos

A single lane of traffic drives between two cars involved in an accident on the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 near mile marker 31 on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008.

It’s bound to happen to you at least once. It’s the ruiner of vacations, workdays, and trips to get milk at the corner store; at some point you probably will be in an accident. It’s important to keep your cool when it happens to you, whether or not you were at fault. The following tips will help you get through the ordeal as smoothly as possible. Continue Reading

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Personal Injury Lawyers Extend Services to Auto Accident Victims

Posted on 19 January 2015 by Tony Santos

Being involved in an auto accident can result in serious injuries that incur costly medical expenses. If you would like to receive compensation to cover your bills, it would be wise to contact a personal injury lawyer in your area to represent you throughout your case. Continue Reading

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Highway Safety Tips for Truck Drivers

Posted on 19 December 2014 by Tony Santos

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Heavy vehicles are a common sight in cities and towns alike. Their drivers are not only company and brand representatives, but they play a critical role in road safety and further reducing accidents and fatalities. Given the amount of time spent highways and freeways, this article outlines some invaluable safety tips for heavy vehicle drivers. Continue Reading

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Save Money With These Simple Tyre Checks

Posted on 02 December 2014 by Tony Santos

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Healthy tyres are the key to a healthy and happy car. When they are treated with care, they will run for longer and save you money. Tyres, like most car parts have an interconnected relationship with the rest of your car. If they aren’t treated correctly, that affects the fuel system, and the engine. It affects the brakes and the steering system. The best practice with car maintenance is to look after every small component on your car. Continue Reading

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The Right Frame of Mind When Repairing Things Yourself

Posted on 21 November 2014 by Tony Santos

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It’s a fact of life that age can break down components in any given object prompting repairs. However, these repairs don’t have to be met with fear or apprehension. Many of the most common objects that break down can be easily fixed as long as you keep a cool head and spend a moment learning what the task entails. For many situations, this hands-on approach can keep you from being stranded and feeling helpless. Continue Reading

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How to maintain your car to run smoothly and efficiently

Posted on 15 September 2014 by Tony Santos

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In order for a vehicle to stay running smoothly and efficiently, it needs to be properly maintained at all times. Here are a few maintenance tips that can save money in the long run. Continue Reading

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Top 7 Myths of Buying a New Car

Posted on 15 September 2014 by Tony Santos

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We have all heard of the supposed dangers of buying a brand new car. The main argument against it is usually the depreciation of value as soon as you drive it off the forecourt. A lot of these so called ‘facts’ have been made up to scare off potential buyers over the years and today we will try to shine a light on some of these. Here are the top seven myths of buying a new car. Continue Reading

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Reasons Why You Want LED Lighting on Your Car

Posted on 04 September 2014 by Tony Santos

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Technology is a fun thing. As time marches on, superior technology becomes cheaper and more accessible to consumers. For instance, just a few years ago, only a select few wealthy people owned smart phones. Fast forward to today and you’ll find that the number of people with smart phones significantly outweighs the number of those without. The same can be said for automotive technology, particularly in the lighting department. As recent as just 5 years ago, only high-end automobiles enjoyed LED technology. Today, LED lighting is more affordable –and available—than it was before. If your car isn’t equipped with it yet, you may want to make the switch now. Below, we note the reasons why you may want to do that. Continue Reading

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Get the Most Out of Your Diesel

Posted on 29 July 2014 by Tony Santos

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When you drive a diesel, you’ve got real power under the hood. If you want to get the most out of your truck, whether it’s a Ford, Chevy, GMAC, or Dodge, you need to get the right parts. Find a supplier that can give you the best, like Powerstroke, and you’ll have the performance that you expect in a vehicle. When you work hard and play hard, your diesel has to keep up with you. Put the right parts under the hood. Continue Reading

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