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When to Buy Stock Parts or Go Custom

Using aftermarket or custom parts on your vehicle allows you to really make your vehicle your own, but there are some potential problems with them. In some cases, Original Equipment Manufacturer parts (OEM) are actually the best options for your vehicle. If you’re having trouble choosing between custom and OEM, here’s what you should know. […]

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Finding the Best Brands for Custom Parts

When you want your car to perform better or to have a unique and attractive look, you need to buy custom aftermarket parts. While it may be easy to find the custom parts you’re looking for, knowing if they’re of high quality is another matter entirely. Not all brands are the same, and while some […]

Driving With Pets

Driving with Pets A lot of people drive with their pets, whether it’s their German Shepherd in the trunk of the station wagon or a Collie riding shotgun, head out the window. While having a pet in your vehicle is often unavoidable, it can sometimes be dangerous to both the pet and the driver. No […]

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Manufacturer versus Aftermarket Parts

    Whenever you have to make repairs to your vehicle, you have to decide whether to buy aftermarket parts or buy original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts. OEM parts often cost more money but are usually backed by some type of warranty. Aftermarket parts are often cheaper and in some cases improve performance but they […]

Should I Upgrade My Car’s Sound System

We’ve all heard that familiar buzz or a blown speaker. This is a sound so torturous that it makes listening to the pleasantest of music practically unbearable. Obviously, when your car stereo gets to this point it’s probably time to get it replaced. Some people are fine with the factory model stereo and just don’t […]

Baby Proofing Your Vehicle

- Guest contributor Brooke Hubler is the General Manager of Hubler Chevrolet in Indianapolis, Indiana.  As the third generation of the Hubler Automotive family, Brooke brings a lifetime of experience and a well-rounded education from Sarah Lawrence College to her dealership.  She helped launch the group’s online presence with DriveHubler.com and continues to bring innovation to the 10 […]

Accessories: Taking Your Dollar Further

People love to accessorize their cars. It helps make the cars unique, and they make the owner feel like the car is truly theirs. But they don’t just accessorize with practical things like roof racks, cargo nets, or fog lights. They also upgrade wheels, body kits, add HD or satellite radio, and even performance enhancing […]