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  • Potholes Can Be A Menace To Shocks And Struts

    (NAPSI)—The most enduring memory of the winter of 2014 just might be the millions of potholes that continue to dish out punishment to drivers and passengers across the U.S. and Canada. But abominable road conditions can cause more than just a bone-rattling ride; they can also damage important steering and suspension components, including shock absorbers and struts.

  • April is Financial Literacy Month: What to Know Before Buying or Leasing a Vehicle

    (StatePoint) Buying or leasing a vehicle is an exciting decision. For many consumers, it’s the first “big ticket” item they acquire. Knowing what to expect before making this important financial commitment will help you feel confident about your decision for years to come.

  • Tips On Managing A Student's Move Home

    (NAPSI)—Students collect more than information—they also collect a lot of stuff. Fortunately, getting all that stuff home at the end of the semester doesn’t have to be difficult.

Thursday 03/20/2014
Crash Course In Advice
Posted: March 20, 2014

(NAPSI)—If you’re like the average driver, you’ll be involved in an auto accident once every seven to 10 years—and now you can get help dealing with it.

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Thursday 03/13/2014
An Open Recall Can Help A Used-Car Buyer
Updated: March 14, 2014 - 2:32 am

(NAPSI)—Bad news can sometimes be good news, particularly when it involves an open recall on your car.

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Saving Cars And Cash
Updated: March 14, 2014 - 2:32 am

(NAPSI)—The average car on the road today is 11 years old, automakers report. If yours is among them, here’s good news: You can pocket serious savings on repairs with high-quality used parts.

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Thursday 02/20/2014
Keeping Equipment Ready
Updated: February 21, 2014 - 2:32 am

(NAPSI)—Professionals know extremely cold weather can make for demanding and dangerous situations, from blizzards to electrical fires. That’s why they keep their gas-powered emergency equipment—snowblowers, generators—ready to use at a moment’s notice.

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Thursday 01/23/2014
Protecting Your High-Mileage Vehicle
Updated: January 24, 2014 - 2:32 am

(NAPSI)—These days, many drivers are finding ways to keep their vehicles on the road longer. Having an odometer that reads 100,000 miles or more need not mean the vehicle is on its last legs. It may just mean you should stick to a regular maintenance schedule and take advantage of automotive products that help extend the life of the vehicle.

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Thursday 12/26/2013
Avoiding Air Bag Fraud
Updated: December 28, 2013 - 2:32 am

(NAPSI)—The next time you’re thinking of buying a used car, remember, what you don’t see can hurt you.

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Monday 12/23/2013
You Think You Know Snow? Follow These Safe Driving Tips
Updated: December 24, 2013 - 2:32 am

(NewsUSA) - Winter comes with a unique set of challenges, including lower air temperatures, lack of visibility, fewer daylight hours, falling snow and, of course, icy roads. These can certainly make for some hazardous driving conditions, which is why experts say you should dig out your ice scraper, gloves and snow shovels before hitting the road.

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Thursday 12/05/2013
A Word To The Wise: Winterize
Updated: December 06, 2013 - 2:32 am

(NAPSI)—Savvy drivers know it’s wise to winterize their car before the cold weather hits. That’s the word from experts who say investing an hour or two of your time to have your vehicle checked is all it takes to have peace of mind.

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Friday 11/22/2013
Safe Bike Selecting And Riding
Updated: November 23, 2013 - 2:37 am

(NAPSI)—When it comes to buying your youngster a new bike, AAA's Rhonda Shah says it's vital that you find one that's the proper size.

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Understand Odometer Fraud
Updated: November 23, 2013 - 2:37 am

(NAPSI)—While many people think you’d have to turn back the hands of time to find used cars with their odometers turned back, odometer fraud is, unfortunately, still alive and well. According to new research from Carfax, more than 190,000 cars have their odometers rolled back every year, potentially costing victims in excess of $760 million in lost value and unexpected repairs.

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Thursday 11/14/2013
Teens And Parents Are Agreeing To Drive Safely
Updated: November 15, 2013 - 2:36 am

(NAPSI)—Increasingly, when it comes to safe driving, teens and parents know that safety is no accident. That’s why a growing number of them are stepping up to sign an agreement that promotes better driving behaviors.

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Thursday 10/17/2013
Is Your Car Ready For Winter?
Updated: October 18, 2013 - 2:33 am

(NAPSI)—Safety on the road is important all year round, but winter weather calls for extra caution behind the wheel to keep you and your passengers safe.

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You Can Learn A Lot By Listening To Your Car
Updated: October 18, 2013 - 2:33 am

(NAPSI)—Drivers who listen closely will find that their car is actually communicating with them by using a language all its own.

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Thursday 10/10/2013
Hands-On Car Care Tips from the Experts
Updated: October 10, 2013 - 2:33 am

(StatePoint) Whether you’re a car enthusiast seeking to soup-up your baby or just trying to make the family sedan run smoother, there are several easy do-it-yourself maintenance tips that can help keep your car or truck firing on all cylinders.

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Monday 09/30/2013
Tips to Make Owning a Car More Affordable
Updated: September 30, 2013 - 2:33 am

(StatePoint) From gas, parking permits and insurance premiums, to maintenance and repairs, owning a car can be an expensive prospect. But motorists can pave the way to lower costs by following a few clever rules of the road:

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