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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

LED Headlight

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

Diesel

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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Keeping Track of a Fleet of Cars

Posted on 09 June 2014 by Tony Santos

Car Rental

Any car within a given fleet could be anywhere in the world at any given time. This is because two people who rent a car from the same rental company could take the cars that they rent several hundred miles or several thousand miles before bringing it back. Continue Reading

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Passing the driving test, part 3: Five tips for speeding up the process of learning to drive

Posted on 23 May 2014 by Tony Santos

Driving

The limbo between your 17th birthday and that first, intoxicating solo drive is a strangely emotional one. The promise of independence, the financial strain of motoring, the emotional turmoil of pressurised learning… The stress may take its toll, and is one of the reasons why people often fail their first test. Continue Reading

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Tips for Buying Heavy Duty Truck Parts

Posted on 12 April 2014 by Tony Santos

Heavy Trucks

It is vital to purchase the right set of heavy duty truck parts when you want to upgrade your heavy truck as it contributes to the overall function and efficiency. Before committing to the purchase of heavy duty truck parts, there are a few things that should always be considered. Contemplating these things will ensure that you get the best value for the truck part you purchase. Continue Reading

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HEL Brake Lines vs. Standard Brake Lines

Posted on 12 April 2014 by Tony Santos

Hel Brake Lines

If you pitch HEL brake lines against standard brake lines, it won’t be a slugfest. Hel brake lines defeat standard brake lines by a huge margin. Continue Reading

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Vehicle Radiator Maintenance: Ideal Temperature Equals Optimal Performance

Posted on 11 April 2014 by Tony Santos

Radiator Repair

All cars require regular maintenance in order to reduce trips to the repair shop and insure optimal performance. Routine oil changes, tire pressure checks, inspection of radiator hoses and other rubber parts, should be performed regularly to obtain better fuel mileage, and reduce wear and tear on vital engine and suspension components. Continue Reading

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Buying from a Used Car Dealership

Posted on 11 March 2014 by Tony Santos

Used Car Dealership

Are you thinking of buying a used car? There are many advantages that come with buying a used vehicle over a new one. Most importantly, there’s huge cost savings to be had. Most cars lose almost half their value the minute you drive them out of a dealership, therefore why not find used cars that are in almost new condition for just a fraction of their original price. Continue Reading

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